The Buck

Photo gallery for The Buck

Primary image
Free WiFi
Free WiFi
Free WiFi
Free WiFi

Overview of The Buck

The Buck

3.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
Cove road, Skipton, England, BD23 4DA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMalham Cove18 min walk
  • Popular LocationGordale Scar11 min drive
  • Popular LocationMalham Tarn33 min drive
  • AirportLeeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford)65 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

About this area


Located in Skipton, The Buck is in a national park. Skipton Castle is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Malham Cove and Gordale Scar. Grassington Congregational Church and Kilnsey Park Estate are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Malham Cove - 18 min walk
  • Gordale Scar - 11 min drive
  • Settle Victoria Hall - 26 min drive
  • Malham Tarn - 33 min drive
  • Kilnsey Park Estate - 50 min drive

Getting around

  • Cononley Station - 21 min drive
  • Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford) - 65 min drive


  • The Secret Garden Bistro - 4 min walk
  • The Boar's Head - 11 min drive
  • Bollywood Cottage - 13 min drive
  • The Masons Arms - 13 min drive
  • Old Hall Inn - 15 min drive

About this property

The Buck

3-star inn near Malham Cove
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has 2 bars/lounges and a snack bar/deli. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room.
The Buck offers 10 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary dressing gowns. 16-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.



Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower


  • 16-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Similar properties

See similar properties



Check-in from 2 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10.00 per pet, per stay
Welcoming dogs only
2 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 18 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Pet fee: GBP 10.00 per pet, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Buck Inn Skipton
Buck Skipton
Buck Hotel Malham
Buck Malham
Buck Hotel Skipton
The Buck Inn
The Buck Skipton
The Buck Inn Skipton

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 17 out of 27 reviews
5 - Excellent 63%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 27 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 27 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 27 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 27 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
The shower in the room didn’t work properly, to hot or to cold. Room was a little bit tired. Excellent staff, always wanting to help. Food good pub grub with an excellent breakfast Great for a short walking holiday.
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Scenic break
Very well located for beautiful countryside
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Couple and a dog
Friendly and attentive staff. Clean and comfortable. Dog friendly. Delicious food; packed full proper pie :) COVID-19 secure.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020