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2 bedrooms, hypo-allergenic bedding, blackout curtains
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2 bedrooms, hypo-allergenic bedding, blackout curtains

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5.0 out of 5 Exceptional
1 review
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Outdoor Space
Barbecue Grill


Explore the area

Popular LocationHowsham Mill4 min drive
Popular LocationCastle Howard13 min drive
Popular LocationHull Road Park14 min drive
AirportYork (QQY-York Train Station)26 min drive

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  • Cottage, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 2 bedrooms
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Bed
    More detailsCottage, 2 Bedrooms

About this property

Entire place

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

The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage

4-star Cottage with kitchen and balcony or patio
A BRAND NEW FULLY REFURBISHED 2 bedroom cottage situated in the beautiful surroundings of the Howardian Hills, Ryedale, North Yorkshire. The property has a large living room with dining area that can extend for up to 6 people. The living room has beautiful oak flooring throughout, 4 cottage windows with a new oak door out to the garden. The living room has a brand new Italian leather sofa and other brand new oak tables and comfy seating. For your entertainment we have a 40 inch Panasonic Full HD Smart TV, with NETFLIX provided. The living room also has a fantastic Bluetooth audio speaker and unlimited usage, super fast fibre optic broadband. Stunning fully fitted kitchen with new oak flooring, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, oven, electric hob, microwave, toaster and kettle etc. Brand new bathroom with a gorgeous L shape bath for extra room to shower. All towels provided and they are 100% Egyptian cotton. The two bedrooms are very generous in size, both with brand new high quality luxurious carpets. The smaller bedroom which is situated on the ground floor, can sleep up to 3 people. Typically we dress this bedroom with a double bed only, to feel more spacious. However if requested we can add a single bed in there as well for an extra guest. This bedroom is dressed with brand new furniture through out including double wardrobe, bedside tables and chest of drawers, radio/iPod docking speaker. Within the welcoming entrance area and hall we have oak flooring with staircase leading up to the large private master bedroom which has the whole floor for itself. Within the bedroom we have a beautiful Super King size bed with luxurious Harrison beds mattress. We also have 2 large walk in wardrobes for all the storage space you will need for your stay. The bedroom also has bedside tables, a beautiful dressing table and a padded sitting bench. USB ports are included on all the bedside tables in both bedrooms for easy charging of your mobile phones. To the rear of the property we have a very large private mature garden, mostly laid to lawn, with direct access from the Living areas. The garden is a fantastic bonus for the property and its a place you can really relax and enjoy yourself in this lovely village setting. There really is plenty of space in the garden for the kids to play around, or simply for you to rest on the comfortable garden sofa and armchairs, situated on our brand new sun patio. Alternatively you can sit on our other patio area with new dining table and comfortable chairs with cushions and large sun parasol. Why not relax and enjoy yourself and have a barbecue using the provided barbecue in our very large private garden. We provide the beautiful property in a lovely setting, you provide the food and drinks. You are sure to have wonderful memories of your stay at our lovely cottage and it really is a place to unwind, relax and enjoy yourself. Guest access You have the whole property and garden to enjoy yourself. The only shared area is the driveway which is accessed through some private timber gates that are shared with the friendly neighbours. You will have parking for two cars off road, on the driveway area and can relax in a secure and safe environment. Guest interaction We will respect your privacy at all times and we wont bother you unless you need some help from us. We want you to enjoy your stay as much as you can, but if you need any help we can be right there for you. Neighbourhood overview We have the beautiful city of York 10 to 15 minutes drive away. In the opposite direction is Malton approximately 5 to 10 minutes away and then Pickering a further 10 minutes away which is situated on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors. You really are spoilt for choice for days out to the coast with Scarborough, Whitby, Robin Hoods Bay etc 45 minutes drive away. Castle Howard is situated 5 miles away from us and perfect for adults, kids, pets. There is something for everyone. These are only a few of the many things you have around you to enjoy in this beautiful part of the country. Getting around A car would be the best way to get around but we do have a bus that runs to York and Scarborough every hour and only 5 to 10 minutes walk to the bus stop. The nearest train stations are in Malton and York. Other things to note Guests staying for 5 days or longer will receive a complimentary local produce hamper upon arrival.
This cottage offers 2 forms of accommodation with fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Accommodation at this 4-star cottage has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers.

This York cottage provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 42-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels and Netflix. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and portable fans. Hypo-allergenic bedding and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Stuart & Maria
Speaks English

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • On-site parking
  • Car required
  • Accessible parking

Family friendly

  • High chair


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Living room
  • Dining room


  • 42-inch flat-screen TV with cable/satellite service
  • Netflix
  • Music library

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • Washing machine


  • Heating
  • Portable fan


  • No pets allowed


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout curtains
  • Fireplace in reception

Location highlights

  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby


  • 2 rooms
  • Sleeps 5



Check-in between 3 PM and 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email with check-in instructions and lockbox information prior to arrival; access will be through a private entrance
You will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Lockbox, private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only
Free rollaway/extra beds!
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 200

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Late check-out fee: GBP 20.00 (subject to availability)

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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds and high chair
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Old Granary House York
Old Granary House
Old Granary York
The Old Granary
The Old Granary Cottage York
The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage York
The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage Cottage
The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage Cottage York

About this area


Located in York, this cottage is in a rural location. Castle Howard and Shambles are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include National Railway Museum and York National Railway Museum. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at York Racecourse or Bootham Crescent Stadium. Make sure you don't miss outdoor adventures like hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Howsham Mill - 4 min drive
  • Castle Howard - 13 min drive
  • Hull Road Park - 14 min drive
  • University of York - 19 min drive
  • York St. John University - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Malton Station - 13 min drive


  • Jinnah - 14 min walk
  • Stone Trough Inn - 5 min drive
  • Four Alls - 5 min drive
  • Thompson's Fish & Chips - 5 min drive
  • The Crown & Cushion - 5 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Is The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM. Late checkout is available for GBP 20.00 (subject to availability).
Where is The Old Granary - Holiday Cottage located?
Situated in a rural location, this historic cottage is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Howsham Mill and within 6 miles (10 km) of Castle Howard and Kirkham Priory. Yorkshire Arboretum and Breezy Knees Gardens and Nursery are also within 6 miles (10 km).
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5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Business In area,great place to stay.
I arrived late, but the self check in was really easy, and didn't take long to settle in. Very happy and comfortable stay.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

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