North Yorkshire

1 September 2020

Sunset Spotting North Yorkshire and Lake District

Mother Nature constantly amazes with her spectacular displays of beauty, but you’d be hard pushed to spot anything more spectacular than a s...

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1 September 2020

Protecting Our Natural Environment

We are very fortunate to own a collection cottages located in one of the UK's most stunning spots (on the edge North York Moors and Coast) a...

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30 May 2020

Shipwrecks and Sunken Secrets North Yorkshire Coast

Under its surface shipwrecks litter the North Sea, but it can be hard to believe that the scenic North Yorkshire Coast we see today is home ...

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29 May 2020

Connect with Cottage Escapes

We love to hear from our followers and guests (especially about your stay) and whether you’re looking to book a holiday cottage for your nex...

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3 May 2020

Spectacular Lake District Walks on our Doorstep

With so many spectacular  Lake District walks on our doorstep, it's a tough job narrowing the list down to just 5. The Lake District Nation...

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28 April 2020

The Self Isolation Bird Club

TV presenter and naturalist, Chris Packham has launched an online birdwatching community called the Self Isolation Bird Club to offer an esc...

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13 April 2020

Things to do Outdoors During Isolation

Looking after the Thirley Cotes Farm estate is a year-round job and as the summer months arrive, all our hard work will have paid off as the...

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28 March 2020

#BlossomWatch

Some bloomin' good news during this turbulent time! The National Trust is launching #BlossomWatch to lift the nation's spirits and connect w...

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8 March 2020

Dog Friendly Pubs in the Lake District

There is nothing more enjoyable than a tail wag worthy walk and many visitors to the Lakes bring their furry friend(s) along. Which can only...

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Reasons to love us:

STUNNING
LOCATIONS

Exceptional natural beauty is just a stone’s throw away with our holiday cottages in the Lake District and Yorkshire. Explore the beauty of the English countryside, mountains, seaside and more.

HIGH QUALITY
ACCOMMODATION

Our beautiful English country cottages are finished to the highest spec for an exceptional base wherever you choose to stay. All the home comforts you need, with a little-added luxury, ensure you can enjoy the occasional night in during your cottage escape.

FULLY
MANAGED

All our cottages are owned by Cottage Escapes. We have purchased and completely refurbished every property to provide you with the very best holiday accommodation

We've had a great week!

...really enjoyed staying in this lovely cottage. The weather has been pretty good, really, so plenty of walks. Fantastic views and Windy Gap lived up to its name!

Foster Family, Surrey - Marry's Cottage,
Derwent Water

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