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Large Edwardian Villa Set In Mature Woodland Gardens With Panoramic Views

People19
Bedrooms 10
Bathrooms6
Space 10 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Giggleswick, Nr. Settle, Yorkshire Dales - Set in the National Park, only 20 minutes walk from the town of Settle

Woodlands was built in 1905 as a gentlemen’s country residence. It sits at the end of a quiet road ten minutes walk from picturesque Giggleswick village in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The enchanting Lord’s Wood borders the house to the west and there are spectacular views from the terrace over the Ribble Valley to the east. A 15 minute walk down The Mains takes you to the pretty market town of Settle, with shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs, as well as a theatre and swimming pool.


Owner
David
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

About David

I fell in love with the Yorkshire Dales and Giggleswick in 2005, spending most weekends here since. I found Woodlands in 2009 and finally moved here in 2011.

When I'm not looking after the house I'm in the hills walking, running, on the bike or just hanging out with my dog Chip.

David purchased this house in 2009

Why David chose Giggleswick

Woodlands is definitely a balance of both both worlds - it's on the edge of the village of Giggleswick - leave by the back door and there is nothing by the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Walk down the drive at the front and Settle is only twenty minutes walk - shops, cafes, pubs.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'The house is fabulous, we all loved it!'



"Thank you so much for a wonderful week, the house is fantastic and we have enjoyed our stay very much...I can't tell you how grateful we are to have spent time in this wonderful house and thank you for looking after us. Not only will we be back, but we will be telling many people how amazing this place is."



"Michael (our caretaker) was friendly and helpful without being intrusive - a great combination."
Sep 2010
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Giggleswick in Giggleswick

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 10 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 19
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • House bathroom, Shower room and en-suites.
Bedrooms:
  • 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 19 (10 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bed 1, 4 poster bed, ensuite. Bed 2 and 3, Double bed, ensuite. Bed 4, King-size/twin beds, ensuite. Bed 5, double bed. Bed 6, single bed. Bed 7, King-size bed, cast iron claw foot bath. Bed 8, 3 single beds. Bed 9, double bed. Study, single bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The house sleeps 19 people in 10 bedrooms with comfortable beds. Dogs and well behaved children welcome. Midweek breaks from £750 for 4 nights - ideal for corporate away days or walking holidays. Outside: The house is set in mature wooded gardens, there are 2 small lawns and a large terrace overlooking the valley. Outdoor dining for 20 plus. 2 BBQs. There is a discreet private path to access the local indoor pool near by. Utility Room: Pantry, washing machine, microwave, gas hob, oven, fridge/freezer. Separate drying room. Other: Drawing room, Large inglenook fireplace, views over the terrace to the Ribble valley TV/DVD/CD.

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A great weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time in Giggleswick. The house was superb, with a well stocked kitchen and plenty of space. Excellent location for walks and amenities... couldn’t recommend it enough.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful house and an amazing setting

  • 5 of 5

The rental process was straight forward. Beautiful period property well looked after and an amazing setting. The perfect backdrop to creating some special family memories!!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for work retreat

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommended as a great venue for work meetings/retreats.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here 12adults for a 70th birthday and a murder mystery week. Walking distance to pub and shops, no one disturbed us and house was magnificent, a credit to the owner. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Special interest holidays:

Walking breaks - we offer mid week walking breaks from £950 - there are plenty of great walks from the house, we can advise you or even supply you with a walk guide. Perfect for the Yorkshire 3 Peaks.

Team building and away days - 2 days/1 night form £650

Travel:

Leeds Bradford International is 1 hour by car.

2 stations, Settle and Giggleswick, both with trains to Leeds (1 hour) or from Carlisle (1 hour 30).

Lancaster (1 hour)

Distances:

Settle is 20 minutes walk away, pubs, restaurants, pubs, cafes, shops, pool market.

Further Details:

There is a good pub with food in Giggleswick, ten minutes walk from the house.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Giggleswick, Yorkshire Dales

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Spring
11 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£700
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
may half term
25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,199
for 7 nights
From
£457
 
 
early summer
1 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£700
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
20 Jul 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,353
for 7 nights
From
£479
 
 
early autumn
31 Aug 2018 - 13 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£750
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
mid autumn 2018
14 Sep 2018 - 18 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£700
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
oct half term 2018
19 Oct 2018 - 1 Nov 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,094
for 7 nights
From
£442
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
late autumn 2018
2 Nov 2018 - 6 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£600
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
early winter 2018
7 Dec 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£650
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
xmas 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£5,215
for 7 nights
From
£745
 
 
jan 2019
4 Jan 2019 - 14 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£650
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
15 feb
15 Feb 2019 - 21 Feb 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,150
for 7 nights
£3,150
 
 
22 feb
22 Feb 2019 - 28 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£650
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
29 mar
29 Mar 2019 - 11 Apr 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,350
for 7 nights
£3,350
 
 
Nightly Rate
12 Apr 2019 - 18 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 3 nights
From
£600
 
 
Nightly Rate
19 Apr 2019 - 19 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
£2,598
for 3 nights
From
£866
 
 
easter we
20 Apr 2019 - 25 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£866
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
12 apr
26 Apr 2019 - 2 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£733
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
3 may
3 May 2019 - 9 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£866
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
10 may
10 May 2019 - 23 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£733
Thu,Fri,Sun
 
 
24 may
24 May 2019 - 30 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
£3,350
for 7 nights
£3,350
 
 
31 may
31 May 2019 - 18 Jul 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£800
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
19 july
19 Jul 2019 - 5 Sep 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,450
for 7 nights
£3,450
 
 
6 sep
6 Sep 2019 - 12 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£800
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
13 sep
13 Sep 2019 - 17 Oct 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£750
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
We need a £500 deposit (or £800 for full weeks) to confirm booking, the balance being due 8 weeks prior.

Changeover Day:
Monday or Friday from 4pm

Notes on prices:
Please see our website for up to date prices and availability. Weekend breaks from £29 per person per night.

Mid-week breaks - 4 nights from only £750 - £10 per person per night

Discounts on 3 night weekend stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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