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Skipton hotels and places to stay

Coars Farm
3.5 out of 5
Coars Farm Wigglesworth, Skipton, England
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12.04 mi from city centre
Coars Farm
Ashfield House
5 out of 5
3 Summers Fold, Grassington, Skipton, England
The price is £134 per night
7.69 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (48 reviews)
Great stay.

"Lovely hosts, great breakfast! Rooms were clean and cosy. Authentic and local. Loved new year with you."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2020

Ashfield House
Throstle Nest Farm
4 out of 5
Woodside Lane, Cononley, Skipton, England
The price is £85 per night
2.01 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (169 reviews)
Stunning and welcoming

"Margaret and Paula have created a beautiful, welcoming and warm home away from home. I felt so special. When I arrived and there was a freshly baked butterfly cake in my room and the second day a slice of fresh chocolate cake. The views and the property are stunning. I would describe it as a home ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Feb 2020

Throstle Nest Farm
Sweetbriar Cottage B&B
3 out of 5
Starbotton, Skipton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night
14.55 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (46 reviews)

"You expect a bedroom and bathroom at a b&b, but having the sitting room too was a real bonus. Ideal for a family with younger children, because they can go off to bed and the adults can get some time and space to themselves. It's sort of part way between a b&b and a holiday let with the best of both ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Sweetbriar Cottage B&B
Craven Shepherd Huts
1.5 out of 5
Craven Arms Pub, Appletreewick, Skipton, England
The price is £90 per night
6.44 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Perfect location!

"From start to finish I was very well looked after, the pub was very accommodating in terms of preparing my evening meal so as I could go hiking and eat it when I came back after kitchen was closed! Very relaxing night indeed! On a personal note, it would have been perfect if mattress was better, ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2019

Craven Shepherd Huts
The Craven Heifer
3 out of 5
Grassington Road, Skipton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night
1.12 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (32 reviews)

"Needs updating"…"

Reviewed on 8 Dec 2019

The Craven Heifer
The Sycamores
3.5 out of 5
The Sycamores Burnsall, Skipton, England
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6.34 mi from city centre
The Sycamores
Red Lion Hotel and Manor House
3.5 out of 5
By the Bridge, Burnsall, Skipton, England
The price is £78 per night
6.43 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (90 reviews)

"Very friendly and helpful staff. Gorgeous food. Ideally placed in picturesque location."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Red Lion Hotel and Manor House
Gamekeepers Inn
4 out of 5
Long Ashes Park, Threshfield, Skipton, England
The price is £126 per night
8.04 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)

"Lovely property, beautiful rooms that were spotlessly clean. Great food, excellent breakfast and a good choice for evening meal. Set in beautiful surroundings and use of leisure facilities and spa on site was convenient. Couldn't fault it all."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Gamekeepers Inn
Lister Arms
4 out of 5
Malham, Skipton, England
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8.83 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (86 reviews)
A gem!

"Lovely pub with accommodation in the centre of the tiny village of Malham so great walks are right on the doorstep. Our room, number 14 in the adjoining cottage, was super spacious and clean with all the facilities you could need. Choice of pillows, eye masks and earplugs, coffee, tea and homemade ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

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Visiting Skipton

Luxury-minded travellers will find upscale places to stay in Skipton, and many visitors are sure to appreciate the spas. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its churches. Top sights in the city include Bolton Priory, Yorkshire Dales National Park and Malham Cove.

  • There are 173 hotels and other accommodation options in Skipton
  • The closest major airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), 15.9 mi (25.5 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Skipton

The city's cultural venues include Craven Museum and Gallery and The Mart Theatre. Attractions like Kilnsey Park Estate and Hesketh Farm Park are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city is notable for landmarks like Bolton Priory, Skipton Castle and Parcevall Hall Gardens.

Other top sights in Skipton include Yorkshire Dales National Park and Malham Cove. Top places to visit in the area include Bronte Parsonage Museum, 9.3 mi/15 km from the city centre, and Kirkstall Abbey, which is 19.3 mi (31 km) away.

Getting around Skipton

If you want to journey outside the city, hop aboard a train from Skipton Station, Gargrave Station or Skipton Hellifield Station. Skipton might not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Skipton

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 9°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 2°C
  • From April to June, the average is 18°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 19°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 13°C as the daytime average and 2°C as the night-time average
  • Skipton gets about 20 millimetres of rain per year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 18°C, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Skipton?
Bondcroft Farm is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star property offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Traveller reviews also recommend Tennant Arms Hotel and Townhouse B&B as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Skipton, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Skipton.
What's the best hotel for families in Skipton?
Rendezvous Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Sweetbriar Cottage B&B is another good option for your family trip. Also, attractions such as Kilnsey Park Estate and Hesketh Farm Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Skipton?
Craven Shepherd Huts is a favourite lodge for couples, and features in-room fireplaces and coffee makers. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Devonshire Arms Inn and The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Skipton?
Lister Arms is a top inn for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet’s trip include The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate and Sweetbriar Cottage B&B.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Skipton?
Ashfield House is a 5-star guesthouse with a bar and a terrace, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Hilltop House and Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's it like to stay in Skipton?
Luxury-minded travellers will find upscale places to stay in Skipton, and many visitors will definitely appreciate the spas. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its churches. Top sights in the city include Yorkshire Dales National Park, Bolton Priory and Malham Cove. In Skipton, there are 303 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Skipton?
The city’s cultural venues include Craven Museum and Gallery and The Mart Theatre. The city is notable for landmarks such as Bolton Priory, Skipton Castle and Parcevall Hall Gardens. The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the countryside and these places to visit: Yorkshire Dales National Park, Malham Cove and Gordale Scar.
How can I get around Skipton?
If you want to travel outside the area, hop on a train from Skipton Station, Gargrave Station or Skipton Hellifield Station. Skipton might not have very many public transport choices, so consider renting a car to explore more.
What's the seasonal weather like in Skipton?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and December, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Skipton is 578 mm.

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