Ideal for 2 guests and your little furry friend
Look out at the fabulous views
Snuggle up on the comfy sofa
Open-plan living, kitchen and dining.
Cosy shaker style kitchen to rustle up a hearty breakfast
Welcome
Sit at the table and take in the fabulous views
Open up the window and breath in the country air
Cosy  Kingsize bed
Breakfast in bed, why not you are on holiday!
Take a refreshing shower
Fabulous walks from the doorstep
Tucked in the countryside
Lots of places to see and visit
1 / 14  Ideal for 2 guests and your little furry friend
2 / 14  Look out at the fabulous views
3 / 14  Snuggle up on the comfy sofa
4 / 14  Open-plan living, kitchen and dining.
5 / 14  Cosy shaker style kitchen to rustle up a hearty breakfast
6 / 14  Welcome
7 / 14  Sit at the table and take in the fabulous views
8 / 14  Open up the window and breath in the country air
9 / 14  Cosy Kingsize bed
10 / 14  Breakfast in bed, why not you are on holiday!
11 / 14  Take a refreshing shower
12 / 14  Fabulous walks from the doorstep
13 / 14  Tucked in the countryside
14 / 14  Lots of places to see and visit

Brown Hare Cottage,

Ripon, Yorkshire Dales
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Internet access
Luxury
Romantic
Rustic
Towels included
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At a glance

  • A gorgeous retreat sleeping up two people and one dog
  • Lovingly converted farm building in a peaceful hamlet setting
  • Ideal location for a solo retreat or romantic getaway
  • Surrounded by verdant countryside, perfect for long strolls
  • Delicious welcome hamper on arrival
  • 1 mile from Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
Property code: G0023

A wonderful country hideaway, this adorable property offers the chance to completely unwind and relax. Boasting gorgeous interiors and lots of activities and attractions nearby, a dream retreat awaits.

Just 4 miles from Ripon, this property enjoys pride of place nestled amongst the lush countryside of Nidderdale. Benefiting from a wealth of walking routes and cycle trails nearby, guests can revel in the tranquillity of the Yorkshire Dales whilst still having easy access to a number of charming towns. Only 11.5 miles away, the spa town of Harrogate is a must-visit for a Betty's cup of tea and spot of window shopping. For a unique dining experience, the Michelin-starred Yorke Arms is 13 miles away and offers the finest haute-cuisine.

Inside this charming property, a warm welcome awaits. Step into the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner and be treated to a lovely hamper brimming with goodies. Tuck straight into your delicious treats or save them for later, the choice is yours. With soothing, neutral tones, the main living area has both a relaxing and convivial feel. At one end of the space, a comfortable sofa, dining table for two and TV/DVD provide comfort throughout the day. Look out over the fantastic country views or settle down with your favourite book, accompanied by a mug of steaming hot tea or glass of something crisp and cool. This end of the property also has access to the bedroom. Heading through a door, you will find a cosy room with a full king-size bed. At the opposite end of the open-plan layout, a cute and compact kitchen has everything you could need for culinary bliss, including a gas hob, oven/grill and dishwasher. Separated by a dividing wall, this end of the property also houses the bathroom, with WC and walk-in shower.

Outside, a private garden is equipped with a picnic bench and BBQ, lending itself well to al fresco breakfasts and long, lazy afternoons in the sunshine. There is also ample off-road parking too.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom: king-size bed
  • 1 bathroom: WC with shower cubicle
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Welcome hamper upon arrival
  • TV/DVD
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Oven and hob, dishwasher
  • Private garden
  • Pub within 2 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles
  • Off-road parking
  • Babes-in-arms welcome, regret no children
  • Breakfast hamper is an optional extra upon request

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Marion.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 12 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.8
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
4.7
Overall location
4.8

Reviewed by Audrey, 15th November 2019

A gorgeous cosy cottage with everything we could have needed. Fabulous location with Fountains Abbey just down the road and Ripon with its individual shops and lovely cathedral. I would highly recommend a stay.

Reviewed by Mark, 26th September 2019

Excellent.

Reviewed by Stewart, 2nd September 2019

Ideally situated near to Ripon in a quiet village. Easy to get to the surrounding market towns such as Thirsk, Northallerton, Harrogate and Knaresborough.

Reviewed by Ingeborg, 26th August 2019

Absolutely fantastic cottage equipped at high standard with everything you need ( including a dishwasher). High quality decor and the colour changing mood lighting in the bedroom is an added luxury. Perfectly situated in a rural location with fantastic views. Extremely warm welcome with a homemade cake of your choice. We had a fab time it's a beautRead moreiful part of the country. Hide

Reviewed by Lindsay, 18th December 2018

Really lovely . Felt so cosy . We loved it , some may be surprised at how small it is but we shall return

Reviewed by Stewart, 10th September 2018

A lovely cottage in a quiet location yet a short drive to shops and market towns.

Reviewed by Sanna, 9th July 2018

We had a glorious week in Brown Hare cottage with our Spaniel. Such a comfortable and well equipped cottage and lovely welcoming hosts. We will definitely visit again!!

Reviewed by Emily, 29th May 2018

Had a lovely stay over Bank holiday. Beautiful accommodation near to lots places to visit.

Reviewed by Phil, 29th April 2018

A wonderful cottage, immaculately clean with everything you need. The owners have really enjoyed putting the cottage together it is small, cozy and great for a short break.

Reviewed by Ian, 10th April 2018

Great break, ideal location for walking especially for Fountains Abbey. Shirt drive to Ripon for supplies. Owner very helpful and welcome hamper with homemade cake was amazing.

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Ideal for 2 guests and your little furry friend
Look out at the fabulous views
Snuggle up on the comfy sofa
Open-plan living, kitchen and dining.
Cosy shaker style kitchen to rustle up a hearty breakfast
Welcome
Sit at the table and take in the fabulous views
Open up the window and breath in the country air
Cosy  Kingsize bed
Breakfast in bed, why not you are on holiday!
Take a refreshing shower
Show 2 moreFabulous walks from the doorstep

Location

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1/3 Deposit

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