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Stylish Victorian House in Skipton, Yorkshire Dales, central location

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedroomed character property just 5 minutes walk from Skipton's High Street

A beautiful home from home atmosphere awaits you at Number 36; tastefully modernised, but keeping plenty of it's original features, this impressive Victorian house, with it's high ceilings, large windows and tree lined location is only 5 minutes walk from Skipton's historic High Street and famous market.

Check out our website, found in the 'Facilities' section.

Spotlessly clean throughout, this lovely spacious 3 bedroom home provides a welcome breath of fresh air within this beautiful region renowned for it's location within the Yorkshire Dales.

The huge advantage of Number 36 is the accessibility to Skipton town centre on foot. Just a 5 minute stroll takes you to the award winning High Street where you can enjoy all the delights of this lovely market town. There's something extremely satisfying about rounding off a morning or evening stroll through Skipton Woods or along the canal with a hearty meal at one of the many restaurants and pubs in the town centre, catering for all tastes and budgets.

But why not hire a bike and venture further afield? A wide choice of mountain or road bikes are available for hire, just a 5 minute walk from Number 36. Fill your day with a leisurely jaunt along the canal to the pretty villages of Gargrave or Bradley, or lose yourself on the meandering country lanes or bridleways around Malham and Bolton Abbey.

As the jewel in the crown of this beautiful region, Skipton is the perfect location from which to explore.

North Yorkshire is of course a walkers paradise, where you can stroll through the lush green fields of Wharfedale, or a hill walk directly from Number 36 with spectacular views of Skipton's stunning countryside.

But this is also 3 Peaks country where you can attempt one of the most challenging hikes in the UK, twenty five miles over 3 mountains, Penyghent, Whernside & Ingleborough.

Regardless, you can return to Number 36, freshen up in the shower then relax back at base, before dining at one of Skipton's numerous award winning restaurants and pubs, or just eat in making use of the well equipped kitchen.

Afterwards you can sit and chat at the table or spread out on the sofa; maybe catch up with your favourite TV programs, watch a DVD or play a game in our lovely bay windowed lounge.

We really have spared no expense in equipping and furnishing Number 36 - enjoy!

3 bedrooms, 1 Super King can split into 2 singles, 1 double and 1 single room, all with ample storage and quality bedding.

Large house bathroom with separate shower cubicle.

Light and airy lounge with comfy sofas and a separate dining room with log burner (seasonal).

A modern fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher.

Outside seating and storage for bikes etc.

Free wi-fi and Smart TV.

Ample on street parking.

More Details

Beverley Bell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 16, 2017

About Beverley Bell

We have lived in and around Skipton for the past 23 years and purchased Number 36 three years ago as our family home, before deciding that we believed it would make a fantastic holiday home due to it's size and location.

Surrounded by beautiful countryside and the Yorkshire Dales on the doorstep we feel it has lots to offer for a great holiday or short break. The Dales provide one of the best walking areas in the country and as keen walkers ourselves we get our boots on whenever time allows.

We live nearby and lovingly look after Number 36 ourselves, to ensure it is furnished, maintained and cleaned to a very high standard.

We have been married for 35 years and have 2 grown up sons.

We are expecting our first grand child in May 20917.

Beverley Bell purchased this house in 2013

Why Beverley Bell chose Malhamdale

We bought this property just over 5 years ago and have upgraded and modernised it, then decided that it would make a superb holiday let, as it is something we have always wanted to do. We have tried to make the property as family or couple friendly as we could, and also the position of the property makes it an ideal location to explore Skipton and the fabulous surrounding areas.

The rooms are all of a generous proportion with leather and fabric sofas in the light and airy lounge, and a wood floor compliments both the dining room and entrance hall.

We have decorated the inside and outside sympathetically and really believe this will be one of the premier holiday lets in Skipton.

Check out our website (found in the Facilities section) for offers.

What makes this house unique

Surrounded by idyllic Dales Countryside, known locally as 'The Gateway to the Dales' and situated just a 5 minute easy walk from Skipton's award winning High Street, with it's excellent shopping and recreational facilities.

There are plenty of pubs, restaurants and takeaways in the town centre to suit all budgets, and countless coffee shops and tea rooms to choose from.

Skipton is served by 3 supermarkets within walking distance, and also just out of town is Keelham Farm shop and Aldi


Skipton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bright and airy 4 piece bathroom with separate shower in screened cubicle
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King size bed can split to 2 singles
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Light and airy room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • Room1,Super King size bed, can split to 2 singles, with wardrobe and bedside drawers Room 2, Double bedroom, with wardrobe,chest of drawers and bedside drawers Room 3, single bed, with chest of drawers and bedside drawers
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Golf ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
We do not have any prefered start or finish days and are very flexible, please enquire. Strictly no smoking in Number 36 please, but smoking allowed outside. All linen and towels provided, changed if staying longer than 7 days. This property is adjoined to other properties, so is not suitable as a party house. Wood is provided for the log burner. There is ample on street parking near to Number 36. A deposit of 20% is payable on booking, balance due 8 weeks prior to start date. Arrival time after 4pm, departure by 10am. (earlier arrivals if no guests leaving that day) 3 day short breaks available, please enquire, or contact us for any further details. Ask for our Rental agreement and cancellation policy when booking. Contact us for further details or any questions you have. We are here to help!


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

Stylish Victorian House in Skipton, Yorkshire Dales, central location
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews

First class holiday home

  • 5 of 5

The property is well equipped, spotlessly clean and well placed near the centre of Skipton.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to give a great review for No 36. Hope to see you again soon.
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Lovely house, very clean and well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

The owners are fantastic, really quick communicators and very friendly. The house is lovely and clean and very comfortable with everything you could need. It is really close to the center of Skipton. Parking is on the street but we always managed to park very close to the house and in most cases, right outside. Would recommend and would stay again if on holiday in Skipton.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: David Many thanks for your fantastic review. So glad you had a great time and enjoyed the house and location. Hope to see you again in the future Beverley
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Beautiful house with lovely hosts

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a home-from-home then this property is the place for you.

The house is beautifully decorated, great value, spotless and has all the home comforts that you could wish for.

Bev and Andrew are amazing hosts with nothing too much trouble - even providing an extra chair so that we could entertain my parents in the evening.

The house is just a short walk from Skipton town centre and within easy driving/walking to beautiful countryside and activities.

Thank you for a lovely relaxing holiday!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Exceptional cottage for the perfect Yorkshire getaway

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I had the most wonderful stay at No.36 Holiday Cottage in Skipton. The Cottage is perfect, with all of the amenities needed to make your stay incredibly relaxing and stress free. It is a perfect location for exploring the area and a very short walk away from all of the pubs, restaurant and shops in Skipton. We had a very warm welcome from Bev and Andrew which was a perfect way to start our stay.

I would recommend this cottage to anyone and can’t wait to visit again.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jenny, Thanks so much for your fantastic review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and the house was everything you expected. So good to mention it's close proximity to the town centre and also for exploring the surrounding countryside, which we think is superb. Hope you had a good New Years Eve and had a safe journey back home. Hope to see you again. Regards Bev & Andrew
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Amazing House everything you would need for long or short stay cosy & comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Love Skipton lots to do in the surrounding areas Our stay was with Friends for a special Birthday

We had a good time, and will will be back soon.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for the great review, so glad you enjoyed the house and surrounding area. Love to have you back soon, Andrew and Bev
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Fantastic stay at No 36.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at No. 36 was top notch. Bev and Andrew were always quick to respond to any queries throughout the booking process and gave us a warm welcome when we arrived. The property surpassed our expectations and was exceptionally clean. It was great to discover the game selection! It was an ideal base to discover Skipton and the surrounding areas. We will be certain to use No. 36 again!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amy, Thanks so much for your great review. It is good to know that the effort we put in is appreciated. We will hopefully add to the games collection and look forward to meeting you again. Many thanks Bev & Andrew
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Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Leeds / Bradford
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Devonshire Inn (wetherspoons)
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Le Caveau
Car: not necessary

Number 36 is situated just 5 minute walk from Skiptons award winning High Street as voted in 2012, and also the Best Place to Live in 2014. With countless activities within an easy walk, or a short drive, Skipton really is the place for the perfect break.

Just a walk from the front door you can get to Skipton's Medieval Castle, The High Street with it's market 4 days a week, The Craven Court covered shopping centre, a trip on the Leeds - Liverpool canal, Aireville Park and Leisure Centre and swimming pool, beautiful walks through the Castle woods and along the canal side and a huge selection of pubs and restaurants to suit all budgets. With the Train station only a 10 minute walk the larger cities of Leeds and Bradford are only a 45 minute ride away.

Take the car and you will soon be in amazing countryside. Visits to Grassington for it's Festival and Xmas markets, Malham for the Cove and Tarn, Kilnseys famous Crag and Trout Farm, Howarth to visit Bronte Country, Harewood House and Newby Hall are super houses to visit as are the Spa towns of Ilkley and Harrogate, where you can also visit RHS Harlow Carr Gardens.

Just about 1.5hours away is the walled city of York with it's world famous minster, as is the Lake District, which offers it's own unique attractions.


Rates & Availability

Skipton House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Period 3
Apr 14 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
Period 4
May 26 2017 - Jun 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
Period 5
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Period 6
Jul 29 2017 - Sep 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
Period 7
Sep 9 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Period 8
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
Period 9
Jan 4 2018 - Apr 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
Period 10
Apr 7 2018 - May 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
Period 1
May 26 2018 - Jun 29 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please ask us for our rental agreement and cancellation policy when booking.
Arrival time is 4pm and departure by 10am please.
Minimum breaks are 3 nights - please enquire for prices
Contact us for further details and full terms and conditions, we would love to hear from you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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