Cottage Holidays in Otley, Yorkshire, England
Find holiday cottages to rent in and close to Otley. A stay in Otley should suit those looking for a town with plenty on offer. Otley is one of Yorkshire's most bustling towns and is popular as a shopping hub and for relaxing days out. This market town has a river running through it, namely the River Wharfe, and Riverside Park is the perfect place for a walk. For wonderful views over the town and Wharfe valley, however, head for Chevin Forest Park. This wooded escarpment is a nature reserve of moorland, woodland and rocky crags, frequented by walkers, cyclists and families taking the air. Wharfemeadows Park is another popular destination for families, with gardens, a skateboard park, outdoor gym equipment and playground.
What Otley offers for Self-Catering Breaks
Otley's street market is thrice-weekly, and a farmers market opens its stalls once a month. In addition to well-known stores and chains, plenty independent shops offer pleasant browsing for local produce and gifts. Traditional pubs and tearooms also contribute to an enjoyable visit.
Annual events hosted in the town include Otley Show, Otley Food and Drink Festival, Otley Walking Festival and Otley Carnival.
Top Attractions to Discover Nearby When on a Cottage Break in Otley
• Just a few miles from Ilkley, this is another destination for days out, offering more shopping, events and famous local landmarks, including Betty's Café, where afternoon tea is a real treat.
• For attractions in the city, Leeds is only ten miles away from Otley; you could combine your break in Otley with a trip to one of the city's theatres or museums.
• Wonderful countryside and excellent walks can be found in the close by Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Beauty, just a couple of miles from Otley.
• Discover elegant architecture, great shops, cafes and restaurants with a visit to the spat town of Harrogate just 11 miles from Otley.
Whatever type of self-catering accommodation you are searching for, we hope you find the perfect holiday house for you in or near to Otley.
Book a Otley cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Yorkshire on holiday.