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Thorneymire Cottage

Hawes (1ml W), Yorkshire Dales
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A spacious retreat creating a peaceful getaway surrounded by wildlife, an ancient woodland and precious Red Squirrels
  • Unwind in the cosy lounge with a wood burner, perfect for cosy evenings
  • Just 1.5 miles from Hawes, discover this idyllic cottage nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales
Property code: 94120

Embrace the allure of this stylish and spacious retreat and create cherished memories with your loved one and canine companions. Nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales across from an ancient woodland abundant in wildlife, including the rare Red Squirrel, relish the tranquillity of this idyllic countryside escape. It is situated just 1.5 miles from the market town of Hawes, bursting with character and amenities: visit the Wensleydale Creamery, where one can delve into the art of cheese-making and indulge in local delicacies, or take a stroll around the Dales Countryside Museum. Walkers will be spoilt for choice with an endless array of footpaths and hiking trails through breathtaking scenery. Explore one of the many stunning waterfalls nearby, including Cotter Force (1.5 miles), Aysgarth Falls (11 miles) and Hardraw Force (2 miles), England's largest single-drop waterfall, or spend a day exploring the nearby market town of Leyburn (18 miles).

As you step into this romantic retreat, the entrance hall warmly welcomes you, designed perfectly to accommodate coats and muddy boots after adventurous countryside explorations. Moving through, you're embraced by the enchanting allure of the lounge—a cosy haven adorned with comfortable seating that invites you to sink in and unwind. A Smart TV promises evenings of entertainment, while the wood burner radiates a gentle warmth, casting an attractive glow across the room. Adjacent lies the bright and airy kitchen/diner, a space as inviting as it is functional. Fully equipped with every necessity, it beckons culinary adventures or shared meals, with patio doors flooding the room with natural light. A downstairs shower room adds convenience to the ground floor layout. When it is time to retire for the evening, head upstairs to the very spacious bedroom boasting a luxurious king-size bed, a sanctuary promising restful nights and dream-filled slumbers. It benefits from an chic and stylish en-suite bathroom, complete with shower over the bath.

Beyond the cottage walls lies a picturesque, enclosed patio garden, a serene retreat complete with a table, chairs, and a BBQ—an ideal spot for intimate dinners amidst the tranquil surroundings. Surrounded by stunning scenery and busting with wildlife, from playful red squirrels to graceful deer and an orchestra of birdsong, it offers a canvas for nature enthusiasts and keen birdwatchers alike.

  • 1 king-size bedroom
  • 2 bathrooms – 1 wet room with shower and WC and 1 en-suite bathroom with shower over the bath and WC
  • Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine
  • Welcome pack
  • Travel cot and highchair available on request
  • Wood burner in lounge (first basket of logs supplied)
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Enclosed rear patio area with furniture, charcoal BBQ
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Shops and pubs 1.5 miles
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 2 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Rupert Spiers

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


From guests that have stayed at the property.

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Reviewed by Donna, 17th February 2024

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The cottage was very clean and comfortable. There was everything there that we needed for out stay. Nice local walks. We were there to photograph the wildlife and we were not disappointed. The hosts were very friendly and welcoming. Hawes is close for supplies. We loved it.

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1/3 Deposit

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