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The Hermitage

The Hermitage is a dog-friendly holiday cottage for 2 – an individual barn conversion that is as spacious as it is quirky.

The Hermitage is full of character with exposed beams, a first floor mezzanine king size double bedroom and a lovely and spacious living room with large comfortable sofas and big dining room. It has a well-equipped kitchen with mullion windows and a ground floor shower room. A cosy dog-friendly cottage, perfect for couples or those travelling on business to Skipton and the Yorkshire Dales.


  • Spacious, dog-friendly cottage in wonderful countryside 6 miles from Skipton
  • Sleeps 2
  • Network of footpaths and bridleways from the doorstep
  • 12 minutes from Skipton
  • 20 minutes from Bolton Abbey and Malham

To reserve The Hermitage please click on the Book Online button to check availability of the cottage on your preferred dates and to book directly. Alternatively please do call us.

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Great local walks along canal. Lovely teashop at bridge 162 with great bacon butties.

From our guest book

About The Hermitage

The Hermitage is a relaxing and charming place to stay. The cottage is built from traditional Yorkshire stone and is full of character. You will enjoy slowing down and enjoying country life, as you step out on to local footpaths and bridleways, or simply sit and watch sheep grazing in the Home Meadow.

Enjoy the cottage’s amenities and well-equipped kitchen. After your day out in Yorkshire, return to your cosy cottage and put the kettle on for a nice pot of tea.

To the ground floor the Hermitage has a sumptuously spacious open plan living area and dining room, a kitchen and shower room. Accessed via a wooden staircase, the first floor mezzanine floor includes a king size double bedroom.

The Hermitage - At a Glance

  • Well equipped kitchen
  • Electric cooker and hob
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Flat Screen TV with DVD player
  • Wi-Fi
  • Egyption cotton bed linen
  • Towels included
  • Electricity, central heating, and hot water included
  • Communal washing machine and tumble drier
  • Ground floor shower room with shower, toilet and handbasin
  • First floor king size double bedroom
  • Private parking immediately outside the cottage and in our visitor car park
  • Tourist information leaflets, books and magazines
  • Good pubs in nearby Broughton, Elslack and East Marton
  • Near Skipton with its Norman Castle, famous High Street and Outdoor Markets
  • 20 minute drive from Malham, Settle and Bolton Abbey
Limestone pavement Pen-y-ghent

Explore from The Hermitage

The Hermitage is well located holiday cottage near Gargrave and Skipton – whether simply for relaxing and exploring footpaths from the doorstep, or discovering the Yorkshire Dales National Park with its wide open spaces and the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

With the vibrant market town of Skipton a short car journey area (or perhaps a cycle ride away along the towpath of the Leeds Liverpool Canal), this is an excellent centre for your stay in the Yorkshire Dales.