Yorkshire Dales Self Catering cottage, Alma House, Reeth, sleeps 6

Areas: Yorkshire Dales

Alma House

Alma House, Reeth, Yorkshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £372.00 - 726.00

This lovely stone-built cottage is in the village of Reeth near to Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

Alma House is an attractive stone-built cottage situated in the small village of Reeth near to the town of Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The cottage can sleep six people in two double and one twin bedrooms (one double is en-suite), as well as family bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen, and a sitting room with dining area and open fire and parking is available on the village green. Alma House is in a lovely part of Yorkshire just perfect to get away from it all.


We were very impressed with Alma House, everything was of a good standard and we thoroughly enjoyed our weeks holiday. We have two small dogs and the area in the entrance where we could clean the dogs and leave our shoes and coats was a bonus. All the nearby pubs were dog friendly and we able to eat out each night. We will certainly be back!
Mr Trafford

Alma House is in a cracking location with walks from the doorstep and local pubs, cafes and shops just as close. The house was spotless and contained everything we needed. The open fire is lovely and easy to use. All in all we had a great week at Alma House and would definitely stay there again.
Mr Conway

First I would like to say that the house was a great house to stay at and would have got 5 stars had it not been for a few niggles that only came about due to it being winter. The positives are location, cleanliness, log burner, comfiest beds in the world and just well appointed. Down sides. No central heating. Bit of a biggie this one as it was winter and we had no where to dry things (towels etc) and it was rather chilly. They did provide small storage heaters which did very little to warm the house. Or us. Next noisy plumbing. Caused a lot of hilarity at first as when the upstairs toilet flushed there were noises like a fog horn as the cistern filled. Owner it just needs new innards in the Torbeck valve. The downstairs toilet needs a new diaphragm in the syphon valve too. Last but not least the bed room with telly in becomes uninhabitable when windy. After a bit of investigation we found it was the vertical tiles on the outside of the dormer windows aren't attached right and make a hell of a clatter when the wind gets them. Two f us had to sleep in the living room when the wind was up. Hopefully these small items will get addressed as they spoil (to a small extent) what is a lovely property. As mentioned by others watch out for the parking police next door. Most unfriendly. If you don't like living next to a rental, move. It's easier being on the green anyway.
Adrian M

The cottage was beautiful; in a fantastic location with brilliant walks and nice pubs.
Mr Bench

A great cottage in a lovely village. Reeth was wonderful and this cottage is close to everything, with plenty of space for 4 adults, 1 child, 2 babies and a small dog! The living space is the perfect size and having to park the car just round the corner on the green was no problem (it was very quiet in February). Highly recommend the walk up Gunnerside valley, a trip to Hawes and a mini Reeth pub crawl. The food at The Buck was excellent.
Mr Bland

Services / Facilities:

Electric wall heaters with electric fire and open fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of games. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Parking available on village green. Secure bike storage. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 min walk.

Changeover Day


Double Beds: 2
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Bolton Castle - 4.6 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Wensley, Holy Trinity Church - 6.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Richmond Castle - 8.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Millgate House and Gardens - 8.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Coverham, Holy Trinity Church - 8.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Coverham Abbey - 9 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Middleham Castle - 9.1 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Easby Abbey - 9.2 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Constable Burton Hall Gardens - 9.2 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Bowes Castle - 9.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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