2 bedroom accommodation in Thornton Rust, near Hawes

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2 bedrooms, WiFi, bed sheets
TV, fireplace, Netflix, streaming services
2 bedrooms, WiFi, bed sheets
TV, fireplace, Netflix, streaming services
Fridge, microwave, oven, freezer

Overview of 2 bedroom accommodation in Thornton Rust, near Hawes

Entire home

2 bedroom accommodation in Thornton Rust, near Hawes

Entire home

2 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
  • Fireplace
Leyburn, ENG

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAysgarth Falls8 min drive
  • Popular LocationYorkshire Dales National Park16 min drive
  • Popular LocationBolton Castle20 min drive
  • AirportDurham (MME-Teesside Intl.)68 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

2 bedroom accommodation in Thornton Rust, near Hawes

Family-friendly cottage in Leyburn
Gallivantin Cottage is a cosy property in an ideal location for both relaxing or exploring the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. . Ground Floor:
Step to entrance. Slate floors and beams throughout.
Living room: With open fire, 42" Freeview Smart TV with Netflix and CD player.
2 steps to...
Kitchen/dining room: Farmhouse style with electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
. First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed, wooden floor and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
3 steps to...
Bedroom 2: With twin beds, beams and en-suite bathroom with roll-top bath, shower attachment and toilet.. LPG central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial logs for open fire included, remainder available locally. Welcome pack. . Covered courtyard with sitting-out area and garden furniture. On road parking. No smoking. . Conveniently close to both Aysgarth and Hawes, Thornton Rust is the prefect picture postcard village to come and enjoy a slower pace of life, relax and unwind. With a fabulous community spirit, beautiful scenery and walks from your doorstep, it has everything you would want from a Yorkshire Dales holiday. Gallivantin Cottage has been lovingly restored by its owners with meticulous attention to detail and thoughtful touches to make it a memorable stay for all its guests. This stone built cottage is quirky and oozes comfort, character and style. The living room has beams, exposed stonework and a fabulous inglenook fireplace that extends across a full wall, perfect for a cosy winters night in. Step outside and the owners have created a space at the side of the house where you can sit and enjoy the outdoors whether rain or shine.
In the nearby village of Aysgarth, just a 5-minute drive away, you will find a licensed garage and country store. There are two pubs in the village, both serving excellent food and local beers. The wonderfully stocked delicatessen in nearby Leyburn and the creamery at Wensleydale are a food lover’s dream, as are many of the pubs, all serving wonderful local produce. Thornton Rust provides a convenient base for enjoying the great outdoors with many walks accessible from the property and the surrounding villages. From a gentle stroll through sheep filled fields and woodland along the banks of the River Ure, to the more challenging walks to the top of the nearby landmark Penhill. For the more active and keen cyclists, the local roads form part of the annual Tour de Yorkshire.
The cottage is central to all of the attractions of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Nearby Hawes is a market town filled with interesting shops selling local produce, gifts, arts and antiques. The Wensleydale Creamery made famous by the Wallace and Gromit animated series is a worthy visit, with museum, viewing gallery, specialist cheese shop and fully licensed restaurant. Along the route back to Leyburn you will pass through a multitude of picture postcard villages. Visit Aysgarth Falls, Bolton Castle, The Forbidden Corner, complete with follies and surprises, tunnels and chambers all set within a fabulous 4-acre garden, a perfect day out for families. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles.

There are two steps up from the kitchen to living room and 3 steps down from the landing to twin bedroom. There is 1 step to the property.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and a hairdryer. Kitchens offer fridges and microwaves.

Bathrooms include baths or showers. Televisions come with Netflix. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available


  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Freezer


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Living room


  • TV
  • Netflix
  • Streaming services
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping

Location highlights

  • In a village

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 4

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Check-in time starts at 5:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 9:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

Vrbo Property
2 Bedroom Accommodation in Thornton Rust, Near Hawes Cottage
2 Bedroom Accommodation in Thornton Rust, Near Hawes Leyburn

About this area


This cottage is located in Leyburn. Bolton Castle and Middleham Castle are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Yorkshire Dales National Park and North Pennines.

What's nearby

  • Aysgarth Falls - 8 min drive
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park - 16 min drive
  • Dales Countryside Museum - 17 min drive
  • Bolton Castle - 20 min drive
  • Wensleydale Creamery - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Dent Station - 21 min drive
  • Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.) - 68 min drive


  • The Crown Inn - 3 min drive
  • The White Rose Hotel - 3 min drive
  • The Kings Arms - 4 min drive
  • The Bake-Well - 4 min drive
  • The Falls - 4 min drive

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