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10 of the best Quirky Holiday Cottages

Looking to stay somewhere a little bit different? Then look no further than this selection of fabulously quirky holiday cottages. From a converted church in Helmsley to a medieval tower in York these Yorkshire Holiday Cottages have all bases covered!

#01 St Aidans

St Aidans is a converted church near Helmsley

This 2-bedroom holiday cottage near Helmsley has been beautifully converted from a Grade II listed church. You’ll find lots of original features in the historic 19th century building and a modern extension houses a contemporary kitchen. The perfect mix of old and new! Find out more.

#02 The Treehouse

Romantic holiday cottage featuring a hot tub in a tree!

This romantic stone barn conversion houses a little surprise in the garden – a glorious hot tub in a tree! It’s the perfect place to relax in and enjoy stunning views of the surrounding Yorkshire Dales countryside. Inside The Treehouse is just as lovely with chunky exposed brick walls and quality furnishings. Find out more.

#03 Darjeeling and Earl Grey

Romantic Holiday Cottage in the Yorkshire Dales

These are quire possibly the most romantic holiday cottages in Yorkshire! Set on a historic estate in Wensleydale, Earl Grey and Darjeeling are part of a Palladian style modern farm – said to be built by the former Earl of the estate so his Italian wife would feel at home.  Each cottage comes with a wood-fired hot tub and the gorgeous grounds include a fully walled garden.

#04 End’n

Luxury Holiday Cottage in Middleham

This two-bedroom holiday cottage in Middleham not only has a quirky name (End’n means The End One in case you were wondering) but delightfully quirky interiors too.  You’ll find lots of stylish touches within the rooms from splashes of colour to cool accessories. The location is also pretty fabulous – Middleham is one of our favourite pretty villages! Find out more.

#05 Lendal Tower

York Luxury holiday Cottage

Now you don’t get many holiday cottages that are housed in a medieval tower! Lendal Tower has got to be one of the finest places to stay in York with a prime location on the river, a stunning roof terrace and luxurious interiors. Find out more.

#06 Tate Studies

Richmond Holiday Cottage - part of Swale House

This gorgeous holiday home has connections to Lewis Carroll so it’s no wonder that the master bedroom has come straight from the pages of Alice in Wonderland. Peer out through the round window over the gorgeous gardens that look down to the River Swale. It’s centrally located in Richmond so there’s plenty of restaurants, tearooms and shops within walking distance too. Find out more.

#07 The Platform

Luxury Yorkshire Holiday Cottages

You’ll find this luxury holiday cottage on a former railway platform near Harrogate. It’s surrounded by the rolling green hills of Nidderdale and quirky touches include a wall of sporting memorabilia in the open-plan living space. Find out more.

#08 The Potting Shed

Romantic Holiday Cottage in Goathland

This magical little property is tucked away at the edge of a private estate in gorgeous Goathland. With Scandi-style interiors and beautiful gardens it’s the perfect spot for a romantic getaway. What’s more the owners can provide a host of extras – from a home-cooked meal to a night of star-gazing! Find out more.

#09 Churra

Yorkshire Holiday Cottage

One of a trio of Shepherd’s Huts, Churra is located near a lovely duck pond on a private Yorkshire estate near Richmond. A great choice for country walks and enjoying some beautiful scenery. Find out more.

#10 The Gamekeeper

Dog-friendly holiday cottage near Pateley Bridge

The Gamekeeper is a 230 year old cottage near Pateley Bridge that’s choc-full of character and charm. You’ll find thick stone walls, lots of original features and an amazing spot in Nidderdale. Find out more.

Has this whetted your appetite for a short break or holiday to Yorkshire? Take a look at our full range of Yorkshire Holiday Cottages or give the team a call on 01642 263 249 for advice and recommendations.

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