Facilities


There is a friendly atmosphere at Valley View Farm and we do all that we can to make your stay enjoyable.


Facilities At Valley View Farm

Linen

The price of the cottage includes all linen and the beds are made up with luxury feather duvets, synthetic bedding is also available on request. All bedrooms have a hairdryer and all bedrooms have large thick fluffy bath towels, hand towels and bath mats.

Mid Week Clean

For those of you staying a week you can now treat yourself to a mid-week clean. This costs £15 for a 1-bedroom cottage, £20 for a 2-bedroom cottage, £30 for a 3-bedroom cottage and can be booked when you book your holiday online.

Equipment

Each holiday cottage has a dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, washer-dryer, vacuum cleaner, kettle, toaster, and an ironing board and iron. They are well equipped with cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery and glassware. Each cottage has a radio and a TV, video and DVD player in the sitting room. Free WiFi is also available.  All cottages have central heating throughout, and a fire in the sitting room. There are tea and coffee making facilities in all the cottages so you can enjoy a cup of Yorkshire Tea or coffee.

Children

Children of any age are welcome. Cots, cot linen and high chairs are available on request. We charge £25 per Z-bed.

Dogs & Pets

All Pets are made welcome.  Our cottages are dog friendly and there is the option of a kennel for your dog/s for days when you may want to enjoy a day out. We can also offer a dog sitting service. Cats and other small animals are also welcome. We have even had tortoise, parrots, ferrets and birds of prey staying!

Car parking

There is ample off-road car parking in the farm yard next to the cottages.

Access

Access information is available upon request, please email or telephone for further details.

Newspapers and groceries

The local shops are 5 miles away in Helmsley. The nearest supermarket is Tescos at Thirsk, 9 miles away. Alternatively, you could visit www.tesco.com or www.groceries.asda.com and have your groceries delivered to the door. 

 

USEFUL INFORMATION

POLICE:

Emergency 999

Non-Emergencies 101

North Yorkshire Police 01904 618691

 

ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY: The York Hospital, Wigginton Road, York, YO31 8HE Tel: 01904 631313

Website: http://www.york.nhs.uk

There is also a URGENT CARE CENTRE at Malton Hospital, Middlecave Road, Malton, YO17 7NG which can be accessed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year by making a sameday appointment through calling '111'. For patients who choose not to book an appointment through '111', the urgent care centre in Malton is open from 9am to 8pm, seven days a week.

 

DOCTORS – Helmsley Medical Centre, Carlton Road, Helmsley, York, YO62 5HD

Telephone: 01439 770288

Surgery Open Hours: Monday to Friday 8.20am to 6.00pm

The Surgery closes from 12:00 to 13:00 every Wednesday - Phone lines will open at 8am.

Directions:

The Health Centre is located past the Market Square, along the Scarborough Road. The turn off is just before the traffic lights, on the left hand side, and opposite the BATA garage. The turn off to the surgery car park is the second on your left. Alternatively, you could park in the market place and walk to the surgery.

 

PHARMACY – Located in the Helmsley Medical Centre this is open Mon to Fri 9.00am to 5.30pm.

There is an NHS Drop in Centre: 31 Monkgate, York, YO31 7WA – 01904 721111

 

DENTIST

M G Hackett, 46 Bondgate, Helmsley, YO62 5EZ – 01439 770493

Robert Frith, Finkle Street, Thirsk, YO7 1DA – 01845 522602

 

CHEMIST

Towlers, Market Place, Kirkbymoorside, YO62 6DB  – 01751 431229

Boots The Chemist, 28 Market Place, Thirsk, YO7 1LB  - 01845 522110

 

VETS

Edgemoor Veterinary Practice, Station Road, Helmsley, YO62 5BZ Tel: 01439 771166 Mon – Fri 8.30am to 6.30pm and Sat 9am to 12.00 midday (24 hour emergency service can be reached by calling 01439 771166)

 

TAXIS

RED Taxis, Helmsley, Tel: 07760 160244

Helmsley Black Cabs, Tel: 01439 223939

 

LOCAL SHOPPING

Helmsley: 5 miles

Market Day: Friday

Parking: Pay and display in Market Square. Free in Castlegate.

Banks: Barclays, Nationwide

Cash Disp: Barclays

Shops: Co-op and Costcutter Supermarkets, Bakeries, Butchers, Greengrocer, Newsagents, Delicatessen, Clothing Shops, Gift Shops, Bookshop, Pubs, Cafes, Italian Restaurant, Fish and Chip Shops

Thirsk: 9.5 miles

Market Days: Monday and Saturday.

Parking: Pay and display in Market Square.

Banks: Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds TSB, Nationwide

Cash Disp: Numerous including HSBC, Tesco

Shops: Co-op, Lidl, Tesco (towards Ripon) Supermarkets, Bakeries, Butchers, Greengrocers, Newsagents, Chemists, Off-Licence, Delicatessen, Clothing/Shoe Shops, Gift Shops, Bookshops, Craft Shops, Pubs, Cafes, Fish and Chip Shops, Indian/Chinese/Pizza Takeaways

Information: Tourist Information Centre, 93A Market Place, Thirsk, YO7 1EY, Tel: 01845 522755

 

Special Arrangements

Hunters of Helmsley specialise in creating hampers packed with Yorkshire fare. There is a wide selection of hampers ranging in prices from £25 to £175. For special occasions why not choose the 'After Dinner Box Hamper' or treat yourself with the 'Champagne and Chocolates Hamper'. Click on this link to view the Hunters of Helmsley Hampers. Valley View Farm is able to arrange for you to have the Hunters of Helmsley hampers in your cottage, if you would like to arrive to a hamper full of goodies. If you have ordered a hamper directly with Hunters, then they will arrange delivery of your hamper with an additional delivery charge of £5, please make them aware that you are staying with us as this charge is reduced for our guests.

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