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  • Cottage
  • Richmond
  • UK31756

Flints Cottage

8.8

out of 10

  • 6

  • 3

  • 1

  • 2

Pets stay free
Hot Tub
Wifi
Enclosed Garden / Patio

Flints Cottage is a short stroll from the cobbled market square, right in the heart of historic Richmond.

Ground Floor:
2 steps to entrance.
Living room: With wood burner, 40" Now TV and DVD player.
Three steps down to...
Dining room.
Kitchen: With electric oven, Aga, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine.
Separate toilet.

First Floor:
Sun room: With patio doors leading to garden.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With bunk bed.
Bathroom: With shower over roll-top bath, and toilet.

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included.

Enclosed, lawned garden with courtyard and garden furniture. Hot tub for 6 (private). On road parking. No smoking. Please note: The hot tub is not to be used after 10pm. The cottage may not be suitable for those with limited moblity.

A warm welcome awaits as you step inside Flints Cottage. With a blend of traditional features, modern amenities and an enclosed patio area, lawn and hot tub, just the place to relax after a day exploring the region. The stylish, well equipped kitchen features a traditional Aga, as well as electric oven and all your usual appliances including a dishwasher. The living space is perfect for socialising and entertaining, with a separate dining room with large table. There is an extra toilet on the ground floor. The cosy living room is traditional in style with a wood burner for cooler evenings. On the first floor are three bedrooms. The master bedroom has a kingsize bed, the second bedroom is light and airy with a double bed. The third bedroom is perfect for children, with bunk bed. There are fabulous views of Richmond castle from the bedroom windows. The family bathroom features a traditional free standing, roll-top bathtub with an overhead shower. Quirkily, the garden is situated on the first floor where there is a relaxing sun room, with comfy sofa the perfect spot to enjoy a morning coffee or a glass of wine as the sun goes down. The sun room leads out onto the enclosed patio area with pretty garden space and a hot tub which is perfect for relaxing at the end of the day.
Perfectly situated just a short stroll from the cobbled market square, you could simply park up the car and enjoy all that Richmond has to offer on foot. There is an excellent choice of eating places, pubs and coffee shops. The famous Norman castle dominates the skyline, with circular walks around the riverbanks taking you past The Station, a bustling centre hosting art and craft exhibitions, a three-screen cinema, café, independent shops, a micro-brewery and an ice cream parlour. On the same site there is an indoor swimming pool and health club. Richmond, known as the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, is well placed to visit Swaledale, Wensleydale and the North York Moors National Park. The Coast to Coast walk passes by The Station and through Swaledale, but there are also many other walks to be enjoyed. Nearby Reeth is a good starting point for walks and cycling. Visit the Wensleydale Creamery or Leyburn, a charming town with a Friday market in the main square, and nearby Middleham has a magnificent castle and is also well known for its horse racing stables. There are a number of waterfalls in the area, one just 5 minutes walk away from the cottage in Richmond, and further afield there is Hardraw Force near Hawes and pretty Aysgarth Falls. Shop, pub and restaurant 500 yards.

Features

Dishwasher

Enclosed garden / patio

Garden or Patio

Golf nearby

Hot tub Privacy - Private

Internet Connection - Internet Wifi

Pets Free of Charge

Pub within 1 mile

Washing Machine

Woodburning Stove

Location

Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 16:00
  • Depart before 10:00

Pets

  • 2 pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site parking unavailable

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels

Smoking

  • No smoking, please

Overall holiday experience

Based on 20 reviews

8.8

out of 10

Value for money

8.3

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort and Equipment

8.5

Location

9.4

Local amenities

9.4

Overall rating

8.8

Joanna

  • Nottingham

  • Friends

9

out of 10

Six of us were celebrating a 50th birthday with a long weekend at Flints Cottage. The cottage and it’s facilities, as well as the location were superb, with everything that Richmond has to offer on the doorstep. There was plenty of space for 6 adults in the cottage, although a second shower would be handy (we did wonder if there was one behind a locked door in bedroom 1). We were only given 5 bath towels despite there being 6 of us on the booking, and the radiators could do with bleeding as there was no heat in bedroom 1. However these are minor things and I would recommend and stay at Flints Cottage again.

27 Apr 2022

Aileen

  • Kelso Scottish borders

  • Couple

8

out of 10

Lovely quirky cottage very comfortable and well equipped central and within walking distance of town our car didn’t move all weekend Hot tub and garden fantastic Only one wee complaint the supply of logs one log supplied which was half burt already and with check in not being till 5pm was a bit late in going shopping for more

23 Mar 2022

Richard

  • CLEETHORPES

  • Friends

7

out of 10

Parking is a bit hit& miss children not allow in hot tub .Some of the door ways are low mind your head and lot of steps in side cottage it is a good place as a base to sight see the area but had problems parking after return from day out

13 Mar 2022

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