Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday rentals in Yorkshire Dales National Park, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and parking available. Prices start at £ 46 per night, and cottages and barn homes are popular options for a stay in Yorkshire Dales National Park. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Rent Yorkshire Dales National Park lodges for wild adventure

The stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park is a beautiful natural space and one of the most popular areas for lodges in Yorkshire. It spans thousands of kilometres of valleys, wild moors, rolling hills and quaint villages between dramatic cliffs, challenging hiking trails and limestone ravines with glistening waterfalls. Some of the best spots to see are the Bolton Abbey Estate with the ruins of a historic monastery and the charming Malham Village. If you’re planning an outdoor excursion, there’s no better place to book lodges in Yorkshire than near the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

 
History

Historic attractions near your Yorkshire Dales holiday let

Skipton Castle can trace its roots to the Middle Ages, and is considered one of England's best-preserved medieval fortresses. Today, you can walk under the soaring Norman archway, climb up the watchtower and explore a maze of hidden rooms. In Richmond, the 18th-century Georgian Theatre Royal is one of Britain's most beautiful playhouses. Sign up for a behind-the-scenes tour or score tickets to an evening show. Love history? From converted barns to 18th-century cottages, Yorkshire Dales holiday rentals offer a unique chance to live and breathe local history.

Outdoor activities

Get active outdoors with Yorkshire Dales holiday lets

The Yorkshire Dales is considered to be among England's top rambling destinations, offering everything from gentle rambles to multi-day hikes. The 6-mile Upper Wharfedale wildlife walk will take you past flower-strewn meadows and hillside streams, while the challenging James Herriot Way loops through the park and passes through some of its prettiest towns. Malham Cove, accessed by a short streamside trail, is an enormous rock amphitheatre hemmed in by soaring cliffs. J.K Rowling fans will recognise it as a filming location from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. After a day on your feet, enjoy a relaxing sundowner in the courtyard of your Yorkshire Dales holiday cottage.

How to get around

Getting around the Yorkshire Dales from your holiday let

Around 90% of Yorkshire Dales travellers explore the park by car. A set of wheels unlocks access to villages and trailheads, as well as secluded holiday cottages in the Yorkshire Dales countryside. There's nothing better than waking up to views of emerald-green fields and grazing Swaledale sheep. Alternatively, stay in lively market towns, like Skipton and Settle, where you'll be within strolling distance of cafes, pubs and boutiques. Local buses run throughout the summer, while trains arrive at Skipton, Settle and a handful of other villages.

Food & drink 

Bite into farm-fresh Yorkshire Dales produce

From country pubs to fine-dining restaurants, you won't go hungry in the Yorkshire Dales. Save your appetite for farm-fresh fare, like sherry-braised pig's cheek, lavender sponge cake and crumbly cheese from the Wensleydale Creamery. No trip to northern England would be complete without devouring your fair share of Yorkshire pudding, a simple yet tasty dish made from eggs, flour and milk – they're best served with roast beef and lashings of gravy. Enjoy at local pubs or whip up your own roast dinners back at your holiday rentals cottage.

Essential info

Essential info for your Yorkshire Dales holiday cottage stay

  • Read up on "rights of way" and "open access" rules before you hit the national park trails
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park is eternally popular with locals, so book in advance if you're travelling during the British school holidays
  • It can get chilly in the Yorkshire Dales, so pack plenty of layers, even if you're visiting over summer
  • With flower-filled gardens, sunny courtyards and spacious living areas, self-contained holiday cottages will ensure you enjoy the Yorkshire Dales through a local lens

How many holiday rentals are available around Yorkshire Dales National Park?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,437 holiday lettings around Yorkshire Dales National Park. From 1,072 cottages to 30 barn homes, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.