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The Old Forge

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
1 night minimum
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Welcome to The Old Forge; our 4* holiday cottage dating back to 1840 and located in the village of Great Ayton in beautiful North Yorkshire. Enjoying a delightful riverside location with views across fields, The Old Forge offers excellent, high quality accommodation with an ideal setting to enjoy tranquil countryside surroundings, the great outdoors, local cafés, pubs and restaurants all within walking distance. Many walks start from the front door and take in wonderful scenery. On the edge of the North York Moors National Park, the village was home to Captain Cook and is mentioned in the Domesday Book. Explore the North Yorkshire coast including Saltburn and Whitby. In addition to shops, pub, restaurant and take-away all within 100 yards, Great Ayton offers tennis courts, a...Welcome to The Old Forge; our 4* holiday cottage dating back to 1840 and located in the village of Great Ayton in beautiful North Yorkshire. Enjoying a delightful riverside location with views across fields, The Old Forge offers excellent, high quality accommodation with an ideal setting to enjoy tranquil countryside surroundings, the great outdoors, local cafés, pubs and restaurants all within walking distance. Many walks start from the front door and take in wonderful scenery. On the edge of the North York Moors National Park, the village was home to Captain Cook and is mentioned in the Domesday Book. Explore the North Yorkshire coast including Saltburn and Whitby. In addition to shops, pub, restaurant and take-away all within 100 yards, Great Ayton offers tennis courts, a bowling green, cricket club and football field. A great place to enjoy a holiday or short break – families, individuals, children, pets all welcome! We hope to see you soon. (Please note the neighbouring property to The Old Forge has access though our driveway).More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Our local authority has a strict policy whereby if recycling is not properly sorted into the correct containers, it will not be collected. Please observe the following information and place your refuse and recycling into the containers as follows: Blue Lidded Bin – Cans, Plastic, Cartons, Cardboard and Paper Blue Box – Mixed Glass, Bottles and Jars Black Lidded Bin – General Household Waste Regrettably, a £50 charge will be made for any re-sorting of waste and recycling by our cleaning staff.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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Reviewed April 2, 2016

The Old Forge is in a pretty setting, offers plenty of space for a family group, has a homely feel and is an ideal base to explore the area. Shops, restaurants and pharmacy are just minutes walk away. There are adequate facilities in the property...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank Z959VCsarahh
Management response:Responded April 12, 2016

Thank you for your review, and your positive comments. Thanks also for drawing our attention to the mattresses and bunk beds - I have personally tested these and agree with you. Accordingly I am replacing both double mattresses and the bunk beds this week. I...More

Reviewed April 1, 2016

Cottage situated in an ideal area and base for holiday. With two dogs great for walks in close proximity. Central for travelling to many amazing areas, too many for one week! Cottage was lovely and warm and welcoming. Would have given 4* but some areas...More

Date of stay: March 2016
1  Thank clarke316
Management response:Responded April 12, 2016

Thank you for your review, and your positive comments. Thanks also for drawing our attention to the mattresses - I have personally tested these and agree with you. Accordingly I am replacing both double mattresses this week. I do hope you will return to The...More

Reviewed December 9, 2015

The old forge is a big house (holiday cottage) directly next to a river in a beautiful Yorkshire country village of Great Ayton. When we arrived we were welcomed with a 'welcoming' pack of - local handmade bread, jam, marmalade, milk and to top it,...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank patrickjf
Management response:Responded April 12, 2016

Hi Patrick - thank you for your excellent review. We really appreciate your comments, they make everything we do worthwhile. We really hope you visit The Old Forge again soon.

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Reviewed November 12, 2015

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Date of stay: August 2014
Management response:Responded November 18, 2015

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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