Holiday cottages in Skipton

Explore this lovely parish town with many local attractions inter-connected by the Millennium Walk trail. Skipton Castle, one of the best preserved medieval castles in Great Britain and the striking Holy Trinity Church which dominates the High Street is a sight to behold. The Craven Museum and Gallery offers insights into the history of the area, whilst the Little Theatre and Town Hall regularly host events. Skipton is the perfect location for those who enjoy the great outdoors and there is an abundance of cycling routes and hiking paths that allow for exploration of the town and beautiful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Search our selection of hand-picked holiday cottages in Skipton to explore this part of England at your own pace.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our Skipton cottages

Skipton, in North Yorkshire, is a delightful market town known for its medieval charm and scenic surroundings. With the largest collection of Yorkshire cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do from our Skipton cottages:

Skipton Castle

Explore the magnificent Skipton Castle, one of the best-preserved medieval castles in England. Wander through its atmospheric chambers, climb the watchtower for panoramic views, and learn about its rich history through engaging exhibitions.

Leeds and Liverpool Canal

Take a leisurely stroll along the picturesque Leeds and Liverpool Canal, which runs through Skipton. Enjoy the tranquillity of the waterway, spot colourful narrowboats, and perhaps take a relaxing boat trip.

Skipton Market

Experience the lively atmosphere of Skipton's market, held four days a week. Browse through the stalls offering local produce, crafts, clothing, and more. The market has a long-standing tradition dating back to medieval times.

Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway

Enjoy a nostalgic journey on the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, which departs from Skipton. The heritage steam trains pass through beautiful countryside and stops at the scenic ruins of Bolton Abbey.

Aireville Park

Relax and unwind in Aireville Park, a lovely green space with well-maintained gardens, play areas, and sports facilities. It's a perfect spot for a family picnic or a peaceful walk in nature.

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