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Charming Yorkshire Cottage, close to Wetherby, Leeds, York and Harrogate

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking


About the property

Peaceful Cottage that sleeps 4 in Clifford, nr. Leeds, Yorkshire, England - Sleeps 4

2 Westwood Cottages close to Wetherby, York and Harrogate

This charming cottage in Clifford sleeps 4.

Clifford village is a real find, boasting traditional magnesium limestone cottages and pubs, tucked away near Boston Spa. 2 Westwood Cottages is situated with 4 other pretty cottages in a quiet cul de sac.

A short car journey from Harewood, and Bramham and situated just a mile from the A1(M) and M1 with regular bus services to and from Tadcaster, Leeds, Wetherby, Harrogate and York. This provides an ideal base for exploring the surrounding towns, villages and countryside of Yorkshire.

Outside to the front is a sitting area and parking space, leading to the front porch entry and to a cottage style lifestyle room with lounge, kitchen and dining area for 4 guests. Separate cupboard for washer and dishwasher. Kitchen area with cooker, microwave, fridge, and freezer. TV with DVD player & CD player with radio & docking station.

Stairs lead from the lounge to Bedroom 1 – a 4′ 6″ double and bedroom 2 with a 4′ small double bed. Both bedrooms have front views.

Bathroom with bath, shower over bath, toilet and basin. Welcome pack of beverages.

There are three pubs in Clifford, one serving food, a local fish & chip shop and restaurants in nearby Boston Spa to provide plenty of dining out options!

Services available in the Cottage:

Gas CH.

Microwave, fridge, freezer, electric hob with electric oven, dishwasher and washing machine.

TV, DVD & iPod dock.

All fuel, linen and towels included in the rent.

Designated parking space opposite.

Babies and children welcome – please bring own cot & high chair.

Outside furniture in the summer months.

Free WiFi.

Small pets accepted at a charge of £20 per pet

Short breaks available.

More Details

Mrs Karen Furnass
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 January, 2018

About Mrs Karen Furnass

Hello. My name is Karen and I own 2 Westwood Cottages. I started this cottage as a holiday cottage in March 2014. I also have another cottage in Killinghall Harrogate that sleeps 6. The rest of the time I am a beauty therapist working in my own salon in Easingwold - Karen Elizabeth Beauty. I am closely involved in the upkeep and cleaning of my cottages to ensure that everything remains to a high standard.

I look forward to welcoming you

Best wishes


Mrs Karen Furnass purchased this cottage in 2008

Why Mrs Karen Furnass chose Clifford

I bought this cottage as I love Clifford the village. It is so accessible to everywhere; Leeds, Harrogate, Wetherby and York. It is a great location for Bramham Park for the horse trials, for the Leeds Festival, races at Wetherby, York and Doncaster, as well as being on hand for the many events held at Harewood House. Also not forgetting all of the fantastic events at the Great Yorkshire Showground in nearby Harrogate.

What makes this cottage unique

2 Westwood Cottages is a cosy cottage sleeping 4 in two double bedrooms. The village offers pubs for eating and a fish and chip shop. The nearby village of Boston Spa has an array of shops for everything you need including groceries, cafes, restaurants, hairdressers, cash ATMs and a petrol station.

There is an excellent bus service from this village to Leeds, Harrogate, Wetherby and to many more places. It's location, close to major Yorkshire attractions, as well as the motorway network makes it an ideal base for exploring all that the area has to offer.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Clifford in Clifford

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bathroom with bath, shower over bath, toilet and basin
  • Wc bathroom with bath/shower over
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Bedroom 1 has a 4′ 6″ double bed and a front view.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Bedroom 2 has a 4′ double bed, with views out to the front.
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with 4ft 6 double bed, Bedroom 2 with 4ft double bed. Both bedrooms are accessed via stairs leading from the lounge and benefit from front views.
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: Cottage style lifestyle room with lounge, kitchen and dining area for four guests Two double bedrooms and bathroom Outside: Sitting area with parking space Utility Room: Washer/Dryer and dishwasher Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels included


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Charming Yorkshire Cottage, close to Wetherby, Leeds, York and Harrogate
average rating of 3.75 based on 8 reviews

Great house, can sleep 4, lovely location and neighbours

  • 5 of 5

Honestly, can't go wrong here.. we had a 2 year old and a 4 month old and was perfect size for us. The village is lovely and lots to do around the area. Perfect location for our wedding in Leeds and to go check out York while we were here. Neighbours were amazing! Cannot fault it, you get what you expect and more. Thanks

  • Review Submitted: 25-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review. Much appreciated. Am pleased you enjoyed your stay.
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Charming property, perfect for a week in Yorkshire!

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous little cottage that’s perfect for a New Years getaway! We were a party of three and felt very comfortable in this superb, self-catered cottage. It had everything we needed and we had a fantastic few days in Yorkshire. The owner is lovely and very helpful, thank you Karen for a fabulous stay.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We spent a long weekend in Yorkshire. The cottage is comfortable, compact and convenient and it is brilliantly situated with loads to do in the immediate area. We will definitely come again!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the review. Im so pleased you enjoyed your stay.
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Comfortable, clean cottage in Clifford

  • 4 of 5

This property is exactly the type of accommodation we prefer. Comfortable (for 2), quiet, clean, tastefully furnished and fully self contained, it provided us with the ideal base for the final 6 days of our 5 week trip through the UK. Located within easy reach of the York, Ripon and Harrogate areas, our only regret is not having more time available to us. With helpful neighbours who willingly provided help and advice, on site parking, and a lovely village feel, we have no hesitation in recommending this cottage. In comparison with other short term rentals in which we stayed, the fee was well within our budget.

  • Review Submitted: 23-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay.
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Cosy character cottage

  • 5 of 5

Rented this lovely cottage in between house moves. From initial contact the owner made what could have been a very stressful time for us considerably easier. With her friendly manner nothing was too much trouble and communications were very easy with prompt responses..The Cottage was spotlessly clean and extremelhywell equipped with the addition of a washer, dishwasher and plenty of soft towels. A real plus was the off road parking place in the courtyard immediately outside the front door and an extremely helpful neighbour is on hand to deal with any questions relating to the cottage and area. Perfect;y situated to explore the many attractions of West and North Yorkshire and a variety of shops, eateries and take aways just a short drive to Boston Spa. Would have no hesitation in recommending this cottage.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Avoid this cottage!

  • 1 of 5

AVOID! Sub-standard property with a landlady who does not want to communicate, once you have paid the inflated prices for accommodation which is not fit for purpose! Cottage smells, mouldy shower curtain (see previous bad reviews) intermittent boiler no hot water, electric hob broken on two rings, broken toaster the list could go on! Worse than pitching a tent in the middle of a soggy wet field! Keep away!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to pass on your comments and Im extremely sad that you didn't enjoy your stay in my pretty little cottage. I stayed there at the weekend as I regularly do and had a lovely time. Clifford is a great village full of friendly people. There was constant hot water, the hobs all worked, the bathroom refurbishment is now complete with a new shower screen and decoration work has also been completed. Sometimes these larger jobs have to be carried out out of season. I was unaware of the toaster not working but that has now been replaced. I take a great pride in my properties and strive to fix any maintenance issues immediately so that my guests enjoy their stay.
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Leeds Bradford International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
58 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Wetherby Golf Course
Nearest Train
13 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
A1 (M)
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Car: recommended


Leeds/Bradford Airport about 15 miles


Boston Spa 1 mile, Wetherby 5 miles, and about 15 miles to Leeds, Harrogate and York and 50 miles to East Coast seaside resorts.

Further Details:

York attractions (Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre, City walls, National Railway Museum, Theatres, Cinemas and Shopping)

Close to Bramham Park and within easy reach of Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate

Race courses at Wetherby, York and other Yorkshire courses

Close to Harewood House.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Clifford, Yorkshire

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
17 Feb 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner prior to making payment as this cottage is on other `live` booking sites. Please note cancellations up to 8 weeks before departure will not be refunded, however monies paid may be put towards a different period. The new dates must be within 3 months of the original dates.

Changeover Day:
Please contact owner

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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