Coronavirus news


August 2021

Within line with the government guidelines from September 1st we will provide bedding and towels as standard but continue rotating all high use kitchen items so they can go through our dishwasher at home. Should you prefer to bring your own please just mention this when booking.


July 2021

We are going to continue with our covid measures, enhanced cleaning and rotating high use kitchen items each changover along with rotating all bedding and furnishings. We still prefer guests to bring their own bedding as we are still quarantining used bedding 72 hours before washing.

April 2021

We are fully open, taking booking for any dates ahead and will refund fully if we have another lockdown. The pub is open and serving meals outside or take away and will fully reopen on 17th May.


Located in Gillamoor, North Yorkshire and within the NorthYork Moors National Park, our cottage is the perfect base for exploring the moors and coast. There are also many tourist attractions and walks in the area.


Our cosy cottage sleeps 4 in two bedrooms, is totally pet free and tastefully furnished. Modern features include central heating, log burner and wifi. The garden has a decked patio area, bike store and bbq.


Just 3 miles from Kirkbymoorside and the A170 this friendly village boasts a fantastic local pub just a few paces from the door. The historic church, playground and of course the famous 'surprise view' are all within easy walking distance. 



The local area boasts a wealth of walking routes, the Clevland way encompasses The North York Moors National Park and the Tabular Hills walk route passes through our village. The famous daffodil walk in Farndale is just a short drive away. Dalby forest tickets are included in our welcome pack, there are plenty of walks and cycle trails for all abilities from the visitor centre.


The local area hosts plenty of tourist attractions to explore, with a nice mix of children's, nostalgic, historic and nature attractions. There are many English

Heritage and National trust properties just a short drive away. The cottage has a large selection of maps and leaflets for you to plan your day.

Out and About

The market towns of Pickering and Helmsley are around 15 minutes away with plenty of individual artisan shops, Malton 'Yorkshires food capital' around a 30 minute drive and York, Scarborough and Whitby all reachable within 45 minutes. Many of our guests also travel further afield to Hawes in the Dales, and Saltburn up the coast above Whitby.