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Lounge with the open log fire
The Kitchen
kitchen looking into the dining room - both look out onto the River Ribble
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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
7 nights minimum
Cottage
Nestling on the banks of the River Ribble beside the wier, the Riverside Cottage enjoys a unique position within a small hamlet some 1/4 mile outside of Langcliffe. Refurbished in 2011 the cottage offers cosy and welcoming accommodation spanning three floors and offering superb views over the river and adjoining open countryside particularly from the gable end windows. The cottage also has the added attraction of a picturesque unfenced pondside garden which attracts an abundance of wildlife throughout the year. The only route through the hamlet is by footbridge which is adjacent to the cottage and with no through traffic, offers a truly peaceful location. Langcliffe is approximately 1 mile from the busy market town of Settle, with an outdoor market held each Tuesday. Settle offers a hos...Nestling on the banks of the River Ribble beside the wier, the Riverside Cottage enjoys a unique position within a small hamlet some 1/4 mile outside of Langcliffe. Refurbished in 2011 the cottage offers cosy and welcoming accommodation spanning three floors and offering superb views over the river and adjoining open countryside particularly from the gable end windows. The cottage also has the added attraction of a picturesque unfenced pondside garden which attracts an abundance of wildlife throughout the year. The only route through the hamlet is by footbridge which is adjacent to the cottage and with no through traffic, offers a truly peaceful location. Langcliffe is approximately 1 mile from the busy market town of Settle, with an outdoor market held each Tuesday. Settle offers a host of shops, Booths Supermarket, a good selection of pubs and eating places, swimming pool/leisure centre and of course home to the famous Settle/Carlisle railway line. The Riverside Cottage is perfectly positioned for the outdoor enthusiast with an abundance of walks direct from the doorMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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Meet the host
Rashid B
Hosting since April 2012
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80%
Response Time: Within a few hours
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Reviews (8)
Excursion10737458413
Excursion10737458413
We booked this cottage to walk the Dales and Yorkshire Three Peaks. It is the perfect location for this with driving time minimised. The cottage is beautifully situated on the bank of the River Ribble and has a pond in the garden for alfresco eating or relaxing. Surprisingly spacious given the external appearance.
Visited June 2021
Written June 14, 2021. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

A Lee
A Lee
6 of us (2 adults and 4 boys aged 7 to 13) had a fantastic stay at riverside cottage. It was comfortable, very warm and cosy and the location was excellent. The kitchen was well resourced, beds were comfortable and plenty of towels provided. We enjoyed walks directly from the cottage and day trips to ingleton waterfalls trail, the Forbidden corner and brimham rocks. We would happily stay here again if we decide to revisit this area of the country.
Visited October 2020
Written November 1, 2020. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Kelly-Anne C
Kelly-Anne C
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An idyllic cottage that's situated beside the beautiful River Ribble is the perfect accommodation to relax and recuperate from normality. The cottage being beside the river oozed tranquility and wonderment, there is no other way to drink of cup of tea in the mornings. River cottage is more than equipped with everything you will need for a break away with family and friends. There were so much to see and do around Settle with many attraction being right on our door step. Places like Lime Kiln, Stainforth Force, Scaleber Waterfall as well Jubilee and Victoria Cave which are great for those who like to explore on foot. Settle has the great pubs, cafes and restaurants that are fantastic value for money, such as the Singing Kettle and Ye Old Naked Man. For little ones there is an amazing toys shop The House That Jack Built, it's a must do. We shall be back!
Visited July 2018
Written August 16, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

518rejoyce
518rejoyce
Emmelsbull-Horsbull, Germany1 contribution
A well-equipped cottage in wonderful surroundings - easily accessable, but in an absolutely quiet position. Paradoxically, the constant noise of the river passing by on the kitchen side of the cottage only added to the quietude. We spent a wonderful week here and long to come back some day. Several riverside and/or mountain walking routes start just outside the door.
Visited September 2017
Written October 6, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Rashid B
Rashid B
Thank You.
Written October 9, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

christinecA3739ST
christinecA3739ST
1 contribution
My sisters and I enjoyed a very pleasant stay in a lovely warm cottage. There was no scrimping with the heating although having 18" thick walls the cottage seemed to retain its heat. Everything in the kitchen was of a good quality. The bed I slept in was very comfortable and the others looked to be also. The furniture was nice and clean. Plenty of interesting places to visit or just to stay in and relax. Shops just a mile away Lovely patio and garden alongside the mill pond with a lovely walk around it. Was almost paradise.
Visited September 2014 Travelled with family
Written October 10, 2014. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

loz1302
loz1302
Edinburgh, United Kingdom4 contributions
Secluded and quiet, just what you need to relax, great location for looking around and some gorgeous scenery. All in all we had a great time, Rashid was very helpful. House is lovely, enough room for us all, and wifi was great, couldn't get a mobile phone signal but that was fine by me :)
Visited June 2014
Written July 5, 2014. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

sandgaz
sandgaz
90 contributions
Riverside Cottage is in a perfect location , next to the river Ribble, and just off the main road into Settle, although there's no traffic noise as the cottage is about 1/2 mile down a private road. Settle and Stainforth both 1.5 miles in opposite directions, both can be reached by footpaths, rather than a walk along the road. Don't be put off by reviews of the Craven Heifer in Stainforth, new landlord very welcoming and The Lion in Settle the food is excellent well worth the walk. The cottage itself is well decorated, with modern furnishings in the living and sleeping area, although the kitchen and dining area which both overlook the river, could do with a little modernising ,especially the dining area which has a little unloved feel about it. A table and chairs on the patio would be nice or at least a bench. The sitting area has a wonderful cosy open fire, although the chimney could do with a sweep as stated by previous guests in January, one. night we sat with the front door open to clear the smoke build up. Upstairs there are three bedrooms all a good size, although the TV in the main bedroom doesn't work ,again stated by another guest ,and a good sized family bathroom(although a leaky tap again previously mentioned has stained the bath). Does anyone read the comments book I wonder.... Despite its odd faults which could easily be remedied wouldn't hesitate to book the cottage again perfect for a relaxing week.in a peaceful location.
Visited March 2014 Travelled as a couple
Written April 15, 2014. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

tpokorny
tpokorny
2 contributions
Stayed here with a mate as we hiked in the Yorkshire Dales for a few days. The cottage is neat and sits on the Ribble river, making it a great place to explore a bit locally as well. About 20 minutes by foot to the High St in Settle, which felt like a nice distance to work off the couple of pints consumed with dinner. The owners, Rashid and Arifa were very accommodating and helpful in getting us paid and set up, beyond what I would typically have expected normal. What I didn't know at the time of booking but came as a pleasant surprise (and they should update the profile to reflect this) was that wifi was available in the cottage. Something small perhaps, but it makes planning that much easier.
Visited May 2012 Travelled with friends
Written June 3, 2012. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
The area around Ingleton boasts some of the finest limestone scenery in the region.Situated on the western flank of Ingleborough, one of the areas famous Three PeaksIngleton makes an excellent base for walking, climbing and caving.Nearby attractions include the famous Waterfalls Walk which offers some of the most spectacular waterfall and woodland scenery in the north of England. The walk is 4.5 miles through ancient oak woodland and magnificent Dales scenery via a series of spectacular waterfalls and geological features.White Scar Caves, now the largest show cave in the dales and one of the biggest in the country is beautifully lit, with gushing streams and waterfalls, exotic cave formations, and a huge ice-age cavern adorned with thousands of stalactites. For the serious caver, the limes...
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Riverside Cottage

The Riverside Cottage is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

The Riverside Cottage has one bathroom available. See all property details.

The Riverside Cottage has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at The Riverside Cottage must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.