A little over an hour drive north of Leeds, a car is the best way to get around the area - set the satnav to BD23 5PS. Manchester is 90 minutes away, Liverpool is nearly two hours drive, and London is a five-hour journey. If you opt to visit by train, head for Skipton, which is a 20-minute taxi ride through 12 miles of stunning scenery from the hotel.  You can also reach us by the public bus service from Skipton and Grassington. Click on the link below for the winter timetable.

The market town of Grassington is just 3 mlies away, as is the hiking village of Kettlewell. The picturesque area was used as a filming location for the the soon-to-be-released Dr. Dolittle film with Robert Downey, Jr. and also an upcoming new series of All Creatures Great &Small to air in summer 2020 on Channel 5. The Harry Potter film location for the three young wizzards camping out at Malham Cove is also a long walk or short drive away.

Guests stay with us to explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park with hiking, angling, cycling, mountain biking and pony trekking activities all starting from our doorstep. The hamlet of Kilnsey is perfectly located for enjoying the best of both the northern and southern dales;close to the market towns of Grassington, Skipton and the historic ruin of Bolton Abbey downstream and the tourist attractions of Aysgarth Falls, Middleham Castle and Richmond over the tops to the north.

Public Bus timetable