Yorkshire Dales Self Catering cottage, Hilltop House, Starbotton, sleeps 12

Areas: Yorkshire Dales

Hilltop House

Hilltop House, Starbotton, Yorkshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 12

Pricing From: £1316.00 - 2808.00

This detached farmhouse with annexe is located near the village of Starbotton and can sleep twelve people in six bedrooms.

Hilltop House is a detached farmhouse with annexe near the village of Starbotton in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The main house sleeps eight people and has four double bedroms (one with en-suite shower, a family bathroom and ground floor basin and WC. The annexe sleeps four people and has one double and one twin both with en-suite shower. Also in the main house are a fitted kitchen with dining area, scullery, pantry, dining room with woodburning fire, sitting room with open fire, snug and music room/library. Outside is off road parking for six cars and gardens with hot tub, patio and furniture together with large paddock and 14 acres of grazing land. Situated in the heart of the National Park, Hilltop House is a lovely family home and a great base to tour this part of the country.


Great holiday home for a large party, lots of space, a great kitchen and the hot tub a great success. The d?cor was lovely as were the bedrooms.
Mrs Collie

We could not have asked for a better cottage, it was perfect!
Mr Soule

Stunning property in an idyllic location. The house is immaculately presented throughout and all the bedrooms are equally beautiful which is very important when you are in a large group as nobody wants to get the sub standard room!! The house is within easy walking distance to pubs and village shop and the scenery is breath taking.
Mrs Tai

Lovely House
What a lovely house! Would highly recommend. Stayed here as with 9 others. Bedrooms are spacious. Sitting room is very cozy. Dining room and kitchen are fab and not to mention the hot tub outside amongst the beautiful view. The house was very clean and tidy. House is well equipped and some things are very thoughtful. Thank you for a great stay. Would definitely stay here again.

Beautiful house - shame about the people running it
This house is in one of the most beautiful places in the world and we were excited to spend Christmas there. Unfortunately the beauty of the location - and the actual house - were not matched by either the maintenance of the property or, more importantly, the level of hospitality offered by the owner. There were numerous problems, including a hot tub full of old smelly water from the previous guests, mouse droppings and mould in the bathroom and the Aga not working properly (we had to call out the engineer to repair it), broken light fittings, damp firewood... But the owner (hundreds of miles away in London) failed spectacularly to remedy any problems or even to apologise for them. In fact, when we complained at the end of our stay she accused us of having broken things but quickly had to retract as she had no grounds for the accusation. We've had family Christmas in other big houses for the best part of a decade and we've never had this kind of basic lack of hospitality and grace. A real shame that such a lovely house is being run in this way.

Services / Facilities:

Oil central heating with open fire and woodburning stove. Electric heating in annexe. AGA, microwave, fridge/freezer, drinks fridge, separate freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, Sonos Bluetooth speaker, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fires inc. in rent, additional fuel on honesty box basis. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request . Off road parking for 6 cars. Bike and equipment storage. Lawned gardens with hot tub, patio and furniture, large paddock and 14 acres of grazing land. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 2 miles, pub 4 mins walk. Note: Check-in 4pm. Note: Annexe is 10 yards from main house.

Changeover Day


Double Beds: 5
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Starbotton area.

Nearest Attractions

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

Gordale Scar - 7.1 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Yorkshire Dales National Park - 7.3 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Janet's Foss - 7.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Malham Cove - 8.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre - 10.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Parcevall Hall Gardens - 11.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Coverham, Holy Trinity Church - 11.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bolton Castle - 11.8 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Coverham Abbey - 11.9 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Braithwaite Hall - 12.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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