Self catering holiday cottage rentals in Brompton by Sawdon, Yorkshire, England
Visit Brompton by Sawdon for some rustic charm. Book a country cottage break in this extremely pretty village in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, just off the A170. Located eight miles from Scarborough and nine miles from Pickering, the splendid Yorkshire Coast and the North Yorkshire Moors are close by offering you plenty of choice on your cottage holiday.
Advice on Cottage Holidays in Brompton by Sawdon
Although small, this village has plenty to recommend it for cottage breaks. All Saints is the lovely village church with an interesting history. William Wordsworth, the famous poet, got married there to Mary Hutchinson in 1802 and visitors can see a copy of the marriage certificate. This medieval church has unusual stained glass windows in the nave that depict sheep, pigs and a game of cricket.
At nearby Gallows Hill Farm, the former home of Mary Hutchinson has been converted into an art gallery and exhibition space celebrating Wordsworth and his fellow poet, Samuel Taylor Coleridge. There is a shop selling souvenirs and also a tea room
The nearby golf club at Ganton is a championship course and has hosted prestigious competitions. Visitors are very welcome to book a tee time (must have a valid handicap certificate) and to make use of the bar and dining room.
Whilst enjoying a cottage holiday in Brompton by Sawdon, it’s so easy to spend the day in Scarborough for some fresh sea air and entertainment. Hit the beach or take a ride on the miniature railway. You can also take a boat out on the lake at Peasholm Park. See the newly restored Open Air Theatre and the ruins of Scarborough Castle. The town’s Sea Life Centre offers some fantastic resources and is a chance for the kids to learn about turtles, seals and all manner of marine life forms.
Whilst enjoying a relaxing country cottage holiday in Brompton by Sawdon you may want to visit the nearby market town of Pickering. Everyone loves a castle and the 13th century Pickering Castle is a fine example. Pickering is the end of the line for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, so why not treat the kids to a ride on a steam train and a bun in the old style tea room at the station? The theme park and zoo at Flamingo Land is nearby for a day of thrilling rides and getting close to animals. If the kids really have energy to burn, the Go Ape! adventure course in Dalby Forest is sure to tire them out for bedtime.
With such a lovely location and so much to do in the area, Brompton by Sawdon is an appealing proposition. Do take a look at any cottages that we may currently have available to rent for a holiday or short break in the village, or perhaps view a collection of cottages in Yorkshire. Whether you ramble on the Moors, go for a traditional day out on the coast or learn about the area’s heritage, you’ll receive a warm Yorkshire welcome.
Book a Brompton by Sawdon cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Yorkshire on holiday.