For a cottage holiday within the lush greenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, the village of Malham could be the perfect choice. Malham offers plenty of rural charm and being home to stunning Malham Cove, is a popular place for tourists to visit. within the Dales.
About Malham for Cottage Holidays
• Malham Cove is one of the most fascinating places to visit within the Yorkshire Dales. Visit on a sunny day and take your hiking boots, it's a long hike up to the top of Malham Cove which should only be attempted by the physically fit. Once at the top you will be greeted by the awe inspiring limestone pavement (which featured in one of the Harry Potter films), along with a steep drop and fine views of the surrounding landscape. Take your camera, you'll definitely want to take some photos!
• Within Malham itself there are a few pubs and with good walks in the surrounding area, it's a very appealing place to holiday.
• Only around 40 minutes' drive from Malham is the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty where there are some excellent country walks and pretty towns like Pately Bridge and the spa town of Ilkley which is home to a Betty's tea room.
• Also close by, only around 30 minutes' car ride from Malham is the unspoilt Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, another lovely area where you can enjoy exploring the great outdoors.
Whether for a tranquil rural retreat, a farm-stay holiday or for a stay in a townhouse or apartment, Malham is a great choice for a self-catering holiday in the Yorkshire Dales.
Book a Malham cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of North Yorkshire on holiday.