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Ann's Cottage and The Old Smithy

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Hillyard Cottage Rosedale Abbey, Rosedale East, North York Moors National Park YO18 8RH England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Accessible rooms
Housekeeping
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ann and Colin are the best hosts possible. Book this accommodation for your break. We will definitely be going again, perfect and a great location. Very comfortable, and a breakfast to set you up for the day. Would recommend. Gary and Jill Hull.

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Response from Ann S, Owner at Ann's Cottage and The Old SmithyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gary and Jill, What a great pleasure meeting you both, really looking forward to you coming back to stay and until then take care of yourselves and see you both soon, Best wishes Ann and Colin.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Luckily found The Old Smithy on the internet and is by far the best B&B you could wish to stay at. Not only for the fabulous breakfasts ( with homemade bread) but for the luxury comfort of the self-contained suite including large kitchen with all...More

Thank jillianworthington
Response from Ann S, Owner at Ann's Cottage and The Old SmithyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nigel and Jill, Thank you very much for your lovely review, Colin and I are very happy in knowing that you enjoyed your stay in The Old Smithy, as you have mentioned we live in a beautiful part of the world, so pleased that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Back home from another fantastic relaxing weekend with Ann and Colin in their beautiful cottages in Rosedale. As always a lovely warm welcome from the best hosts you could wish to meet. Everything from your arrival to your departure is first class. Nothing is too...More

Thank Sue J
Response from Ann S, Owner at Ann's Cottage and The Old SmithyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Suedemelza and Pauldark, Thank you so very much for your amazing review, we are always happy to meet you both and have a good catch up, you are a very special couple and thank you for bringing your friends with you, it was a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What more can we say ,excellent facilities, made friends of Ann and Colin. Would recommend to anyone..Will be going back again. Breakfasts are amazing, so much choice, well presented and all home cooked, fresh daily bread is a treat. Thank you for welcoming us into...More

Thank Ian C
Response from Ann S, Owner at Ann's Cottage and The Old SmithyResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Diane and Ian, Thank you so very much for your review it means a lot to us in knowing that you enjoyed your stay, we really look forward to you both coming back again to enjoy our beautiful National Park, until then take both...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told of Ann’s cottages by friends. It’s was a special occasion weekend for us and luckily we had a booking at Ann’s cottage. They are the most beautifully appointed cottages, everything from start to finish was just perfect. Ann and Colin are super...More

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Response from Ann S, Owner at Ann's Cottage and The Old SmithyResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sandratrinbee, Thank you so very much for your wonderful review, it means a lot to Colin and I in knowing that you enjoyed your stay with us in Ann's Cottage, we look forward to you both coming back to see us again and to...More

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Our beautiful 5 star B&B cottages are winners of the Visit England Rose Award for Service Excellence. If you are looking for the perfect escape from everyday life then look no further than Ann's Cottage and The ...More Old Smithy nestled in the heart of The National Park of the North Yorkshire Moors. Formerly farm buildings, our beautifully converted characterful cottages offer a perfect hideaway with log burning stoves and sumptuous furnishings creating the ambiance of a private escape. We offer a unique stay in our quintessentially English country cottages with a hearty award winning Yorkshire breakfast. The rural retreat features rustic stone walls and dark oak beams with solid oak flooring in neutral tones accented with golden hues and rich reds. The cottages host deluxe king doubles with en suite shower rooms, living areas and full kitchen diners sleeping up to 2 adults with garden and dale views. Have BBQs or picnics in the garden or venture beyond the garden walls into the beautiful valley of Rosedale Abbey exploring the natural beauty of the local area whether it be on the scenic drives, hiking trails or cycle ways. For history lovers, the area is teeming with abbeys, castles, churches with crypts and so much more. The stone arches of the old iron ore mines gaze down on our idyllic retreat creating a dynamic atmosphere that reflects the drama of the vibrant heather covered moor land. Blow the cobwebs away on our bracing circular moor land walk skirting the valley discovering the relics of the old mining days before returning rosy cheeked to the privacy of your own country cottage perfect for all seasons. We are happy to help direct you to points of interest, local restaurants, country pubs, shops and tea rooms, there is so much to do and more if you can be tempted out of this romantic bolthole. Your stay includes free WIFI, Freeview Flatscreen TV, DVD/CD player,logs for your wood burning stove and use of a BBQ. Winners of the "Welcome to Excellence" award. Winners of Lux Most Romantic Hotel Award 2016 and Hidden Gem Award 2017. Winners of the Hotels Combined Recognition of Excellence Award 2017. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$146 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > North York Moors National Park > Rosedale East
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$146 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > North York Moors National Park > Rosedale East
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Traveller (90)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (5)
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