Old Dame School in Yorkshire Dales National Park, North Yorkshire
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Old Dame School Self-Catering
Holiday home Old Dame School is a detached character cottage in Bainbridge. The cottage has a king-size double room with en-suite, and a twin room. Downstairs is a shower room, kitchen, dining room and sitting room with woodburner. Outside is a front bench and side patio, and parking can be found on the roadside. Old Dame School is in the heart of the village with easy access to the shop and pub, and is also within easy reach of wonderful walking, and all the attractions of the Dales.
Accomodation Details Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Ground floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.
Area The lovely Wensleydale village of Bainbridge is situated in beautiful countryside, four miles from the market town of Hawes. The village is an excellent base for walkers, and there are many beauty spots in the area including Aysgarth Falls, Semerwater, castles at both Castle Bolton and Middleham and Hardraw Force - England's highest single waterfall.
Region From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?
Amenities Electric hot water central heating with woodburning stove. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, TV with basic Sky, radio, WiFi. Power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking outside cottage, further parking on green just across the road, both of first come first served basis. Front bench, side courtyard garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 1 min walk, pub 3 mins walk. Note: En-suite accessed via small height-restricted doorway up three steps from bedroom. Note: Slightly reduced headroom in some areas of cottage.
Lovely old cottage. Very clean & well equipped with tasteful furnishings and decor. Nice welcome bottle of wine. Great location for walking and exploring such a beautiful area. Walked to Semerwater from the front door, nice not to have to drive. Would highly recommend.
We really enjoyed our stay in this lovely cottage in the beautiful village of Bainbridge.. The cottage had everything we needed for our holiday.
Mrs Challoner, September 2020
Great cottage in a fab location.. Good communication from property owner. An ideal base for exploring Wensleydale. Enjoyed sitting out in the sun on the village green and there’s a lovely play park and football goals for the children. Visited the local tea shop and enjoyed fish and chips from the mobile van.
Cottage was lovely and had everything we needed. Very comfy beds. Clean and well-kept.
Mrs Thompson, July 2020
Excellent cottage in a beautiful village.. Close to everything you need but a quiet location. Walk and cycle from the front door. Arrive back to ice cream from the tea shop.
Mrs Turvey, August 2020
Bainbridge is fabulous place to stay, so many great days out in the area and the best walking routes & views anywhere.. The Old Dame School is a beautiful cottage and we were fascinated to read about it's history in the information we were sent. The contents of the cottage has been carefully considered & everything is of a very high quality. The table in the dining room was set beautifully & included a welcome bottle of fizz.
Thank you for all the extra touches which were so much appreciated & made our stay extra special.
Mr Turner, July 2020
The cottage had everything we could possibly need.. It was cosy and convenient we received a really appreciated welcome pack. We had a wonderful break.
This is a lovely cottage in a great location.. It is very well equipped and comfortable and met all our needs. Showers are spacious and powerful which is often not the case in holiday accommodation.
Bainbridge is a pretty village close to plenty of places to visit. Cafe directly opposite is very friendly and does a very good breakfast.We would stay there again if in the area
Excellent cottage, very well equipped, a real home from home.. Bainbridge a quiet, peaceful village but with good amenities to hand. Some lovely walks from the cottage.
The Old Dame School was a perfect place to use as a base for walking in the area.. It was. Also really comfortable and cosy to come back to.
This is a wonderful little cottage, very comfortable as well as being full of charm.. Well equipped and positioned to enjoy the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.
We had a great time in a cosy cottage, everything provided to make our stay stress free.. ..lovely village of bainbridge...
Since we started using Sykes to book our holidays we have enjoyed every single booking.. Our recent week staying in the old dame school in the yorkshire dales was exceptional. The cottage was an absolute delight as was the village and local ameinaties. The quality of the fixtures and fittings and of the furnishings was beyond reproach. Every little detail had been thought of to make the stay even more enjoyable. 10 out of 10 is not a flattering score for the quality offered in this lovley cottage. Thank you; David, Margaret & Kirsty Hughdie.
WE LOVED STAYING AT THIS BEAUTIFUL COTTAGE, IT WAS EVERYTHING WE HOPED IT WOULD BE.. VERY WELL EQUIPED, THE BEDS WERE COMFORTABLE. LOVELY VILLAGE.
JUST REMEMBER TO DUCK YOUR HEAD WHEN YOU GO INTO THE ON SUITE!
A lovely, clean cottage in a perfect location for walking the Dales.. It would be difficult to find a more picturesque village where all the properties have been restored to such an excellent standard in this area of outstanding beauty.
The cottage is also within easy walking of the local hotel where the staff are extremely friendly and ensure you have a good night out.
Just returned from a fantastic relaxing break at this immaculate cosy cottage. Cannot fault anything. It is located in a lovely picturesque village with parking available. It is very well equipped with everything you need and more. Extremely clean and comfortable throughout, will definitely return.
A cosy comfortable cottage .. Tastefully renovated - it retains some quirky features yet has all the clean modern kitchen and bathroom fittings one would expect. Great location for a walking holiday in a very scenic,interesting part of the country.
Very nice cottage, perfect, with everything we needed for a relaxing break - Had some near misses on the low door openings - very entertaining!
Absolutely loved stopping here. Stunning cottage in a beautiful location. I felt so at home here. The cottage was cosey and welcoming. Lovely park near by and so much to do. Would love to come back again.
Great location and cottage was really well equipped..
This cottage is fabulous.. It has been renovated to a high standard, it is well equipped, very clean and well located.
Lovely cottage in great location.. Very clean and beds extremely comfortable.
Came for a family weekend in December, fantastic cosy cottage, everything you need to make your stay comfortable. Wood burning stove provided a warm welcome after a cold winter day in the dales.
Rain Shower downstairs was great, nice to have the downstairs bathroom when potty training out little boy.
Beds really comfortable and slept so well in the quite of the village.
Location is in the village with the pub up the road, cafe is right across the road, but is closed until Easter unfortunately. Lovely play area on the green with a zip line! Great fun.
Bottle of cava was a lovely touch.
Will definitely be back.
Thank you for a lovely stay
It was of a very high standard; the cottage was cosy and clean with good quality bedding, towels crockery. Would recommend to others.
Old Dame School is a lovely house in a nice village. It was very clean and had everything we could ask for, from kitchen utensils and board games to firewood.
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