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 large thick fluffy bath towels, hand towels and bath mats.


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 free Wifi, a radio and a TV/DVD player in the sitting room. All bedrooms also have TVs. All cottages have central heating throughout heated by a biomass boiler making them cosy and comfortable to relax in. There are tea and coffee making facilities in all the cottages so you can enjoy a cup of Yorkshire Tea or coffee.


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. Cats and other small animals are also welcome. We have even had tortoise, parrots, ferrets and birds of prey staying with us! 

Car parking

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


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 or another supermarket and have your groceries delivered to the door.

Police & Medical Care

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

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

Towlers, Market Place, Kirkbymoorside, YO62 6DB – 01751 431229
Boots The Chemist, 28 Market Place, Thirsk, YO7 1LB - 01845 522110

Ryedale Vets, Station Road, Helmsley, YO62 5BZ Tel: 01439 771166 Mon – Fri 9am to 5pm (24 hour emergency service can be reached by calling 01439 771166)


RED Taxis, Helmsley, Tel: 07760 160244
Helmsley Black Cabs, Tel: 01439 223939


Helmsley: 5 miles
Market Day: Friday
Parking: Pay and display in Market Square. Free in Castlegate.
Banks: Nationwide
Cash Disp: Barclays
Shops: Co-op and Costcutter Supermarkets, Bakeries, Butchers, Greengrocer, Newsagents, Delicatessen, Clothing Shops, Gift Shops, Bookshop, Pubs, Cafes, Italian Restaurants, Fish and Chip Shop

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