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The Bothy

19 reviews
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1 bedroom
2 bathrooms
2 guests
1 night minimum
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This stunning property has been recently refurbished to the highest standards and is situated in its own 40 acres. Boasting spectacular views of one the of the loveliest Yorkshire Dales. Accessed by its own private drive.. The Bothy is a luxurious and beautiful retreat from it al l! There is oil heating and a woodburner so wonderful all year round.It has it's own woodland garden. which also leads down to the River Ure.The five star accommodation includes a stone flagged entrance hall which leads up an elegant stairway to a spacious hallway from which all the other rooms lead .The living area has a bespoke kitchen a dining area with a sofa/leather arm chair around the woodburner but through the windows also can be seen the breath-taking views across the dales .Exposed wooden beams a ston...This stunning property has been recently refurbished to the highest standards and is situated in its own 40 acres. Boasting spectacular views of one the of the loveliest Yorkshire Dales. Accessed by its own private drive.. The Bothy is a luxurious and beautiful retreat from it al l! There is oil heating and a woodburner so wonderful all year round.It has it's own woodland garden. which also leads down to the River Ure.The five star accommodation includes a stone flagged entrance hall which leads up an elegant stairway to a spacious hallway from which all the other rooms lead .The living area has a bespoke kitchen a dining area with a sofa/leather arm chair around the woodburner but through the windows also can be seen the breath-taking views across the dales .Exposed wooden beams a stone log store and other original features make this a special place to stay. The furnishings come from Laura Ashley and Oka ,beautiful lighting which can be dimmed alongsde restful Farrer and ball colours throughout the Bothy make it a haven of peace.Both the bathroom and bedroom have wooden beams similiar lighting effects. There is a powerful shower as well as a luxurious bath. The kingsized bed has a 1500 sprung /memory foam mattress hence visitors have commented on it's high level of comfort. The river can be heard and the view looks across the Bothy garden.The Bothy is well eqipped and to a high standard.All linen/logs etc are provided. It is aiming at the luxury end of the market. Everyone who has stayed so far have commented on the high level of comfort,the beauty and peace. There is plentiful supply of wild salmon and trout to fish on request .This is also a natural swimming pool where it is so deep you are soon out of your depth.The wood behind the Bothy has carpets of wildflowers e.g. snowdrops,bluebells,wild garlic,primroses,cowslips and many more.in the different seasons There is a wide variety of birds including oyster catchers,kingfishers,ducks,geese,dippers etc.on the river. Wensleydale boasts extensive attractions. Such as the magnificent Aysgarth Falls and splendid Bolton Castle both walkable from the Bothy,there are many other beautiful walks in the area . There are excellent pubs and restaurants within easy reach Nearby market towns of Leyburn/Hawes/Richmond and iconic villages provide a rich variety of shops and places of interest . The Lake District, York and Whitby are also within reach. Tour de France will be passing the end of the Bothy drive in the July2014.More
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About the Owner
Juliet M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. We had an amazing time there. We loved every second. Will definitely be going back there. It's a great place everything was mind blowing.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Skye B
Culture469206, VR Owner at The Bothy, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We think this is the most beautiful place on Earth. Best Wishes, Juliet

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Arrived at the bothy and greeted very nicely. Cottage very clean and cosy. Very comfy bed. Worth the money and stay lovely surroundings. Loved seeing the sheep wonder the fields great views from all Windows. Will be staying again

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank N3531TDalices
Culture469206, VR Owner at The Bothy, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you for coming . The autumn colours are wonderful at the moment but do come again as every season is magical here and it's great to see the contrasting seasons! Best Wishes, Juliet

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Date of stay: September 2018
Culture469206, VR Owner at The Bothy, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time at The Bothy. It’s such a great location away from it all, with the river right on the doorstep

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Hollie E
Culture469206, VR Owner at The Bothy, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Dear Holly, So glad you enjoyed your one night stay ! Hope you can come for longer next time. Everyone loves staying in the Bothy.

Reviewed February 20, 2018

The Bothy was booked as a birthday treat for me by my partner and he honestly couldn't have chosen anywhere better. Being from a large city, The Bothy really does offer a true 'get away from it all' experience. It's impeccably decorated and, kitchen wise,...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank VickieAndAdam
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Private Fishing Lake/River
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
The area around the Bothy contains some of the most unspoilt and timeless scenery in the World.There is endless unspoilt river scenery including the spectacular Aysgarth Falls and the less well known Redmire Falls, both are a few fields away.The variety of wildlife/birds /wild flowers is one of the best in Britain.e.g kingfishers and otters inhabit the river behind the Bothy. There are stepping stone closeby crossing the river Ure to Bolton Castle and beyond. There are an endless choice of walks some of which are up Penhill where the views are awe inspiring. On Penhill there are Iron Age remains of settlements as well as ruins of a Knight's Templer chapel which is linked to some of the local Abbeys including Fountains Abbey, Jervaulx Abbey ,Byland and many more. Salmon and trout fly ...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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