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2 or 3 bedroom cottage on a farmstead on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds



Updated: 18-Oct-2016
Spacious 2 or 3 bedroom cottage with 2 bathrooms in a peaceful rural setting

Holme Wold Cottage has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and can sleep up to 8 guests. For smaller parties you can book just 2 bedrooms at lower rates. This means the cottage is suitable for parties from 1 to 8 people. We also offer the use of a travel cot, highchair & stairgates for younger guests

Downstairs there is a fully equiped kitchen and modern shower room. The cozy sitting room has a log fire, freeview TV and comfy sofas. In the dining room there is a large table that can seat up to 8 and the leather sofa. Upstairs is the family bathroom and the 3 bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms have king sized beds, one of which can be converted to two 2ft 6in single beds if required. The third bedroom has twin beds.

Outside there is a large garden, secure shed and 3 parking spaces, one of which is undercover. The garden is mainly lawn so is great for the children and pets to play whilst the adults can relax on the patio area with garden furniture.

The village of Holme on the Wolds is close to the historic market towns of Beverley and Driffield. Within easy reach of the beautiful East Yorkshire Coast including the towns of Bridlington and Scarborough, the historic City of York as well as the county’s hidden gem the port city of Hull. The area offers many opportunities for cycling and walking holidays being close to the famous Wolds Way and many other quiet roads and pathways.

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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About the Owner

I married into the Family 19 years ago. After many years working in accountancy and bookkeeping alongside bringing up 2 sons I thought it was time to put my energies into the farm. As my husband does not trust me to be in charge of a tractor I took on our family project - making use of the beautiful workers cottage on the farm.

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4 Reviews

based on 4 holidaymaker reviews


Amazing cottage in a stunning location

  • 5 of 5

We cannot recommend this cottage highly enough. We are a party of 6 with two 11 year old boys (two families). You cannot fail to be impressed as you come down the drive to be greeted by the beautiful cottage with roses round the door. As we entered the cottage we were greeted by a delicious homemade chocolate cake which impressed the boys no end!! Everything has been thought of and the cottage is equipped to a very high standard. The views from every window are amazing, particularly from both king sized bedrooms. We have a visit from Anne the owner and Oscar the dog who were both lovely and made us feel at home instantly. The cottage makes an ideal base for visiting the huge range of attractions that Yorkshire offers. We were very lucky with weather and spent a lot of time on the gorgeous east coast beaches. We would definitely recommend this beautiful cottage as an ideal country retreat.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Simply gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful stay....comfy, warm, amazing location and perfect 'hosts'...we even had homemade mince pies and champers upon arrival!!!

The cottage was very clean and very well equipped - they thought of everything!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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A wonderful cottage in a peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

This is a real gem. The cottage is spacious and exceptionally well equipped. Anne is very welcoming and helpful. The beds are lovely and comfy and we were really touched that Anne had provided us with flapjacks, tea ,coffee and milk on arrival. This was much appreciated after our three hour journey.

We thoroughly enjoyed the peace and quiet and would definitely recommend the cottage for a relaxing break.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect get away in lovely area

  • 5 of 5

It was our first visit to the Yorkshire Wolds, and didn't know much about the area, but we were thoroughly impressed with the cottage, its location and the sights to be seen in East Yorkshire.

The cottage was lovely, set on a peaceful arable farm, with some wildlife seen in the enclosed private garden; pheasants, hedgehog and occasional rabbit, it was just what we all needed for a quiet getaway. Our group comprised only 4 of us, including our toddler, whom everything was provided for - cups, plates, highchair, stairgate, books and toys. He loved the cottage and it was very toddler friendly.

The owners were very welcoming and baked a cake for our arrival. I have never slept so well away from home in the comfy spacious bed, and the cottage was snug and warm. We didn't even get to light the real fire, it was so toasty ! No light pollution and so quiet at night was a bliss (as we live in the middle of a town, we really noticed the change!).

One bedroom is set up like a childs bedroom as a twin, under the eaves, which our son really liked, and 2 large king sized bed bedrooms - perfect for us and for Grandma !

The location is great. Only a short drive to Beverley, which is a beautiful and interesting town. We didn't have any expectations, but considered the town rivalled more well known places like Windsor, Bath etc. We explored the town and also further afield but never more than an hours drive to York, Filey, RSPB Bempton Cliffs, Bridlington, Hull and lots of Wolds Villages. There are plenty of great outdoor (seaside, cliffs, Skidby Windmill, walks) and indoor activities (like The Deep aquarium, or the National Railway Museum, Beverley leisure centre for swimming) on damper days. We did it all !!

The Pipe and Glass Inn was an amazing meal out, in the next village South Dalton, just 5 mins drive, was the best meal we had in ages. It deserves its accreditations.

We would love to return at another time of year and stay again. I would heartily recommend the cottage to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words Amy - it was a pleasure to have you stay at Holme Wold Cottage. Anne
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From the Owner

Our farm tenancy includes a cottage that was built over 100 years ago. Until the early 2000's my husbands parents lived here. When they decided to move we needed to find a new use for this building. We decided that we had a gem, set on the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds near to many great activities and other places to visit a holiday cottage was a must. How could we keep this fantastic area to ourselves.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Humberside at 34 Miles Nearest Barpub : The Robin Hood, Middleton on the Wolds at 3 Miles Nearest Ferry : Hull at 17 Miles Nearest Golf : Cherry Burton at 5 Miles Nearest Train : Beverley at 8 Miles Nearest Motorway : North Cave, M62 at 15 Miles Nearest Restaurant : The Pipe & Glass, South Dalton at 2 Miles Nearest Beach : Bridlington at 23 Miles Car: necessary

Holme Wold Cottage is set on our farmstead on the edge of the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds. Close to the market towns of Beverley, Driffield and Market Weighton. Within easy reach of the stunning Yorkshire Coast towns of Bridlington, Scarborough and Hornsea. The historic City of York is less than an hours drive with it's interesting viking history and beautiful buildings aswell as great shopping and the racecourse. Hull is even closer, another lovely city this time with a maritime past, great free museums and the brillant fish walk.

The rural setting of our cottage allows for a quiet peaceful break great for a family holiday and you can bring the family pet aswell. The famous Wolds Way Walk is withing easy reach along with many other pathways both long and short. If you are a cyclist the new trails in The Wolds are for you.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Half Term
15 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
29 Oct 2016 - 8 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
9 Dec 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas & New Year
22 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
3 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Half Term
11 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
25 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
31 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
22 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Half Term
26 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 13 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
14 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £21

Breaks for 3, 4, 5 & 6 nights are available for accurate prices please contact the Anne

If you party is smaller and only needs 2 of our 3 bedrooms please visit our website www.yorkshirewoldscottage.co.uk or contact Anne for details of prices and availability

We can offer a double sofa bed in the dining room at no extra charge if your party is 8

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From the Owner

Although we don't own our farmstead the family have been tenants since 1950 and plan to stay for many years to come. My father in law can relate many stories of the changes that have happened since the 2nd World War. The cottage retains many of the original features, set in a peaceful rural location. As an avid family historian with an interest in social history I have spent sometime researching the cottage and am happy to share with anyone who is interested. Wildlife, walking & cycling enthusiasts will have plenty to see during a stay at Holme Wold Cottage

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Television ...
  • Toys


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Upstairs Bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Downstairs Shower Room - Toilet, Shower Enclosure


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Twin Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • Travel Cot - 1 Cot, Can be used in any room
  • Soft Bed - 1 Sofa bed/Futon, In the dining room available on request
  • Zip & Link Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, Can be two 2ft 6in singles - available on request
  • Smaller parties may wish to book only 2 of the 3 bedrooms. Lower rates do apply to this option - please contact Anne. One of the king sized bedrooms has a bed that can be converted into two 2ft 6in singles beds if this would suit the needs of your party. Please request when booking. A travel cot is available if requested when booking.


  • Garden
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • There is a large private garden which is ideal for the children and the family pet. The large secure shed is suitable to store cycles, walking and other sporting equipment. There are 3 parking spaces on private property, one of which is undercover

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