Dent Cottages

Whilst Dent is unquestionably a Yorkshire Dales village, it actually lies within the boundaries of Cumbria. The village is nestled between the Howgill Fells and the rugged Pennines. This charming hamlet, nestled amidst rolling hills, welcomes you with its warm stone cottages and a tranquil atmosphere. Imagine wandering through cobbled streets, where the only sounds are the gentle bleating of sheep and the bubbling of crystal-clear streams. Dent invites you to savour the simplicity of life, offering a break from the hustle and bustle of modernity. Explore the village's historic architecture, enjoy hearty meals in cosy pubs, and embark on scenic walks that reveal breathtaking vistas. Our Dent cottages are the ideal home away from home, equipped with everything you need for a peacful and relaxing retreat. Our range of Dent cottages include dog-friendly, family-friendly and cottages with hot tub. Whether you seek a romantic retreat, a family adventure, or a solo escape, Dent promises a genuine and welcoming experience, leaving you with cherished memories of a quintessential English village.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our cottages in Dent

Embark on walks and hikes through the stunning Yorkshire Dales countryside. The area offers a variety of trails, including the Dales Way and the ascent of Great Coum for panoramic views. Visit St. Andrew's Church, a beautiful medieval church with a unique octagonal tower. The church's interior features interesting historical details and is worth a visit. With the largest collection of Cumbrian cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top 5 things to see and do from our cottages in Dent:

Dent Brewery Tours

Join a guided tour of Dent Brewery, nestled in the heart of the village. Sample unique and locally crafted beers while learning about the brewing process in this friendly setting.

Dentdale Music and Beer Festival

Time your visit for the Dentdale Music and Beer Festival, a lively event featuring live music, local ales, and a vibrant atmosphere. Join the festivities and immerse yourself in the community spirit.

Dent Village Heritage Centre

Explore the Dent Village Heritage Centre, a treasure trove of local history and artifacts. Discover tales of Dent's past through exhibits and displays that bring the village's heritage to life.

Floral Displays in Dent Station Garden

Admire the colorful floral displays in Dent Station Garden. The community's creative gardening talents come to life in this charming spot, adding a burst of colour to the picturesque surroundings.

Dent Fault Line Walk

Take a stroll along the Dent Fault Line, a unique geological feature near the village. This walk offers insights into the Earth's natural processes while providing stunning views of the surrounding landscapes.

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