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Gateways

Thornton-Le-Dale, North Yorkshire
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
5
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / wood burner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Parking on site / nearby
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautiful stone cottage nestled in Thornton-Le-Dale, renowned for being one of the prettiest villages in the UK with pubs, cafe's, bistro's, convenience store and gift shops a short walk away
  • Surrounded by the breathtaking North York Moors with all its scenic walking trails, you can enjoy a day trip to the stunning Dalby Forest (4 miles) for a fun-filled family day out, Dalby forest is a haven for walkers and keen cyclists alike, with a great park area for the younger of the party and Go Ape for the brave amongst your party
  • Spend a day on the coast and breathe in the fresh sea air as you visit nearby seaside towns such as Whitby and Scarborough, both within a 40 minute drive
Property code: G0067

This cottage is nestled within a pretty village at the eastern foot of the North York Moors, offering a truly sedate pace of life, you'll be surrounded by dramatic landscape whilst enjoying the convenience of a local shop and welcoming countryside pubs and cafe's. Enjoy the miles of scenic walking trails literally on your doorstep and explore the nearby villages to experience a real slice of Yorkshire life. If you like to be by the coast, drive 15.5 miles and you'll arrive in the resort town of Scarborough where you can check out the Sea Life Sanctuary, the ancient castle or the picturesque Peasholm Park.

Upon entry, you'll discover the perfect blend of contemporary and traditional style that creates a real sense of period charm in each and every room. At the heart of this home is the tastefully decorated lounge, boasting reclaimed floorboards, beautiful soft furnishings and a cosy wood burner, creating a tranquil oasis to retreat to. Across the hallway is a second lounge/snug where you'll find board games, a music system and cosy wood burner for those who enjoy some downtime. On further exploration, you'll come across the bright and airy kitchen diner, offering plenty of space and amenities where you can prepare and indulge in sumptuous home cooked meals. When the day is done, make your way upstairs to take your pick of the three lovingly finished bedrooms. The master bedroom is home to a king-size bed. The second bedroom is a sweet single, and the third is a tasteful twin room. The vast family bathroom is home to his and her sinks, a beautiful bath for those long hot soaks and a walk-in monsoon shower.

Outside, make the most of a delightful split-level garden complete with sheltered patio, garden furniture and a pleasant lawn, creating a perfect spot for a family picnic during the warmer months. Start your day with a morning coffee on the patio as you enjoy the views of the countryside that surrounds you. There is also off-road parking for several cars.

  • 3 bedrooms: 1 king-size bedroom, 1 twin bedroom and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom with walk-in monsoon shower and bathtub
  • Oven, hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher
  • Outside seating area and enclosed garden
  • Cosy wood burner
  • Off-road parking for several cars
  • 33" Smart LCD TV
  • Travel cot/high chair provided
  • Pub and shop within a short walk
  • BBQ provided
  • Music system and MP3 docking station
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £25. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Melanie Meadows

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Melanie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 18 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Gary, 15th March 2024

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Lovely, well equipped and spacious cottage in the centre of a very pretty village. Perfect location for visiting the coast, the moors and places of interest.

Reviewed by Lea, 22nd December 2023

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Gateways is a beautiful cottage in a very friendly picturesque village. Everything is on your doorstep, we loved it & will come back.

Reviewed by Andy, 12th November 2023

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A lovely cottage in a great location with everything that you need close at hand. Lovely, pretty village and easy access to other local towns etc.

Reviewed by Beverley, 29th September 2023

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A lovely cottage but Not 5 star as listed. Cottage equipment not up to standard and cleanliness wasnt up to scratch. A shame because we loved the location and parking facilities.

Reviewed by Nigel, 1st September 2023

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A comfortable cottage in the heart of Thornton-le-Dale with a nice garden to sit in.

Reviewed by Elizabeth, 11th August 2023

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Beautiful cottage. Very well appointed and comfortable. Handy for pub and other local amenities - literally a couple of minutes walk away. Pretty village on your doorstep.

Reviewed by Patricia, 4th August 2023

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To be very honest, this is by far the best cottage we have ever stayed at. And weve seen some! So much care has been taken in making our stay comfortable. Perfect for a family of 5. Thanks! We will come back; we have relatives in Thornton and now also a great place to stay!

Reviewed by Kathleen, 30th June 2023

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Our third stay at this beautiful cottage. Very cosy and quaint. It has been very well maintained. Lots to see and do in this gorgeous area of Yorkshire. It never disappoints.

Reviewed by Colette, 24th March 2023

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Great location parking a huge bonus Good facilities, very clean well kept close to Derek at Matthewsons Some Road noise as expected being on road to the moors, friendly locals excellent welcome pack

Reviewed by Rachel, 10th February 2023

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We loved our stay at Gateways - the cottage is very generously proportioned, everything is well stocked and the beds are incredible. We all slept so well every night: even the teenagers were happy. The village is beautiful and has everything that you need. The location is also perfect for days out as key roads are easily accessible. We will definitRead moreely be booking again. Hide

Reviewed by Laura, 29th December 2022

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Reviewed by Wendy, 19th August 2022

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Thank you so much, we had a wonderful holiday in your gorgeous cottage. The cottage is well maintained, very clean and had everything you could need. Its also in a great location. Thornton Le Dale has plenty of eating places, gift shops & great walks.

Reviewed by Faye, 12th August 2022

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Absolutely gorgeous cottage, immaculate and very pretty. Nice garden for eating in and directly behind a quiet pub garden for eating and drinking too. Right in the heart of the village was great for pubs, bakery and general stores. Idyllic stream (with ducklings) running through and around village, kids adored paddling in it! Very short drive to stRead moreunning moors and lots of pretty walks. 20mins to beach. Lovely location for exploring and great base. Very impressed with cleanliness and comfort. Hide

Reviewed by Neil, 8th July 2022

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Lovely cottage in a great location and the welcome pack was much appreciated. A lot of thought has gone into making the property attractive.

Reviewed by Alan, 1st July 2022

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Reviewed by Robin, 24th June 2022

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful village , made for an excellent base from which to explore the region.

Reviewed by Gary, 17th June 2022

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The cottage was very well appointed and very comfortable. The only criticism we had was that there seemed to be a lack of attention to detail in respect of the cleaning regime in the kitchen and found it necessary to clean all the crockery and cutlery that we intended to use and to also clean work surfaces as these were not up to our standard. We hRead moread no complaints whatsoever regarding the rest of the cottage and we had a really lovely holiday. The garden was lovely. The location was perfect Hide

Reviewed by T, 15th April 2022

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Had a lovely time in this cottage, lovely location and clean cottage and nice garden.

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