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Oakbank Cottage

Oakbank is a delightful cottage offering stylish and luxurious accommodation in a quiet setting close to the centre of Grassington, the capital village of Upper Wharfedale.

Lying on the edge of the River Wharfe in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Grassington is a picturesque village, comprising of a charming mix of beautiful country houses and quirky cottages on little lanes leading to the cobbled village square. The village offers a good mix of interesting shops, restaurants and tea rooms along with several fine pubs which serve a good selection of locally brewed ales and first-rate food.

Situated on the Dales Way trail Oakbank is an ideal base from which to explore the breathtaking limestone scenery, quaint stone-built villages and the rich industrial heritage the Yorkshire Dales has to offer. Whether you are travelling by foot, cycle or by car, Oakbank is set in close proximity to many iconic Dales’ locations, such as Kilnsey Crag, Malham Cove, and Bolton Abbey.

The market town of Skipton is only a short drive away and within half an hour lie Harrogate, Ilkley and Haworth’s “Bronte Country”. A little further afield the northern cities of Leeds, Bradford and York, offering alternative days out.

Cottage Particulars

  • Sleeps up to 6 people (plus 1 baby/infant) in three bedrooms
  • All gas, electric, bed linen and towels included
  • Family friendly (games and toys for children, travel cot, highchair and stairgates available)
  • Entertainment – flat screen Freeview TV’s, DVD player, free Wi-Fi
  • No smoking & no pet policy
  • Long distance views from first and second floors
  • Enclosed patio area with furniture
  • Outbuilding for storing bikes or other outdoor equipment
  • Parking available on quiet lane adjacent to cottage
  • Comprehensive cottage and visitor information file
  • Gas central heating

Cottage Layout

Ground Floor

Lounge: With electric wood burner, 40″ Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen/dining room: Spacious with tiled floor, electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and 32″ Freeview TV.

Steep stairs to First Floor…

Bedroom 1: With zip and link super king size bed (can be made to twin beds, please advise when booking) and 32″ Freeview TV.
Bedroom 2: With single bed and pull-out 2ft 6in single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath and WC.

Steep stairs to Second Floor…

Bedroom 3: With king size bed, 24″ Freeview TV and en-suite with shower and WC.

Outside Space

Enclosed patio with furniture. On road parking. Outbuilding for storing bikes or other outdoor equipment. NB: Stone steps to patio.

Zzzz in comfort...

Two bedrooms and a family bathroom on the first floor and a further double bedroom with an en-suite on the second floor, all with deep comfortable beds and plump pillows with crisp linens and soft fluffy towels.

Dine in style...

Prepare a hearty dinner after a busy fresh-air filled day in our well-appointed kitchen – featuring a hand-crafted oak dining table and chairs to seat everyone comfortably. Alternatively, dine out at one of the many excellent local pubs and restaurants.

Relax and make yourself cosy!

Oakbank has been carefully restored and retains its original character, whilst still sporting all of the modern luxuries that make a holiday stay special.  The living room provides plenty of space to relax and unwind.  You’ll like the mixture of old and new, big, comfy sofas, and a hassle free electric wood burner for restful evenings in.

Oakbank is the perfect base for walkers, cyclists, and families, or those just looking for something cosy!

Enjoy the beautiful dales...

The Yorkshire Dales is home to some of the most outstanding scenery in Britain. With miles of rolling hills and dales, limestone crags and pavements, rich heritage and magnificent wildlife, the Yorkshire Dales are the perfect place to visit.

Enjoy great views, leisurely strolls and long walks in the Dales, directly from Oakbank’s doorstep…. Hope that you can join us soon!


Booking Enquiry

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