Winter is the perfect time of year for a cosy cottage break with the person you love. Take a look at these romantic Yorkshire cottages and start planning your next short break.
Ten holiday cottages for a romantic winter escape
1. Ivy Cottage, Great Broughton
This cosy cottage has a great village location in the North York Moors, a cosy AGA wood-burner and several good pubs within walking distance. All the ingredients you need for a great romantic break in Yorkshire. Find out more.
2. Little Pearl, Robin Hood's Bay
There’s definitely something very romantic about the dramatic cliff-top setting of Robin Hoods Bay and Little Pearl is just a few minutes walk from the beach. There’s gorgeous walks to try and a selection of romantic restaurants for a candlelit meal. Find out more.
3. Coco, Helmsley
Draw the blinds at this luxury Helmsley holiday cottage, light the fire and relax: the perfect escape after a day spent mooching round this market town in the North York Moors. Find out more.
4. Poacher’s Den, Near Otley
This property is so romantic that there was a recent proposal there (she said yes thankfully). The cottage is set in the grounds of a private 100-acre estate that looks over the beautiful Washburn Valley in Nidderdale. Find out more.
5. The Retreat, Sandsend
This fairytale cottage by the coast comes with gorgeous interiors, cosy wood-burning fire and half an acre of beautiful gardens. It’s been featured on More4’s Homes by the Sea and in American Vogue! Find out more.
6. Boutique 39, East Witton
What could be more romantic than a pretty stone cottage in a chocolate-box Yorkshire Dales village. East Witton is not only home to Boutique 39 but you’ll also find the excellent gastropub The Blue Lion there. Find out more
7. The Old Nail Shed, Sawdon
This luxury cottage is just a stone’s throw from The Anvil Inn – a popular North York Moors restaurant. We love the dramatic double height window and romantic mezzanine bedroom. Find out more.
8. Gales Lodge
A great choice for dog-lovers, this 5-star one-bedroom retreat has a peaceful position sounded by farmland on the edge of the North York Moors' village of Gillamoor. Gorgeous walks from the doorstep and a country pub down the road. Find out more.
9. The Treehouse, Gilling West
A hot tub in a tree house is the star of the show for this romantic cottage. Warm up in the bubbles as the weather gets colder and take in the spectacular views of the gorgeous surrounding countryside. Find out more.
10. Seaves Cottage Brandsby
There’s plenty of charm and character in this Grade II listed cottage that dates back to the 15th century. The setting is a romantic’s dream with a pretty walled courtyard garden and duck pond to enjoy.