Danby

Danby Holiday Cottages
near Whitby, North Yorkshire

Find quality holiday cottages in Danby, Little Fryup, Great Fryup Dale, Fryup, Ainthorpe, Lealholm & Commondale.

Photo of Danby Area near Whitby North YorkshireThe traditional North York Moors village of Danby is located at the western end of the Esk Valley. It is a beautiful scenic location in the heart of the North York Moors National Park. Danby is an ideal place to stay if you wish to visit the coastal resorts of Saltburn, Staithes, Runswick Bay, Whitby and Robin Hood’s Bay.

Just outside the village of Danby is The Moors Centre, where you can take waymarked walks, enjoy picnics or a riverside stroll. All the information you need to explore the Moors & Coast is available at the centre. There is a brand-new exhibition and gallery area, indoor climbing and outdoor play area, gift shop, tea rooms, events and activities.

From Danby you can easily visit the pretty village of Hutton le Hole, which is the home of the Ryedale Folk Museum.

Danby – Self Catering Accommodation

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Photo of Forresters Lodge ( Ref DC5113 ) Holiday cottage in Little Fryup near Danby - North York Moors areaForresters Lodge, Little Fryup, near Danby – DC5113
Five bedrooms – Sleeps 10

Detached 1800’s stone-built farmhouse, located in secluded Little Fryup with spectacular views. Set along farm track in open countryside. Comfortable ‘country house’ property is spacious, light & airy. Well-equipped kitchen with breakfast area, dining room & large sitting room with open fire. Cloakroom. 5 bedrooms: First floor has 1 en-suite king-size, 1 king-size, 1 en-suite twin & house bathroom. Second floor has 2 twin & bathroom. Garden & patio with furniture & barbecue. Private car parking. 2 well-behaved pets welcome on ground floor (Exterior kennel available). Walks from doorstep.
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Beckside Cottage ( Ref ILC ) Self catering accommodation in Great Fryup Dale near Danby North York Moors areaBeckside Cottage, Great Fryup Dale, near Danby – ILC
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Charming, Grade II Listed holiday cottage in idyllic, tranquil location with breath-taking views. Plenty of local footpaths. Ground floor has well-equipped fitted kitchen. Spacious living/dining room & range with open fire. 2 first floor bedrooms with wooden floor & ceiling: 1 double with countryside views & 1 twin. Bathroom. Enclosed garden with furniture, barbecue & countryside views. NB: fenced stream in garden. Cycle store. Parking for 2 cars. 1 pet welcome. Shops 2 miles. Short drive to Whitby & coast. Danby 3 miles.
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Finkle Barn ( Ref INN ) Holiday home accommodation in Great Fryup Dale near Danby North YorkshireFinkle Barn, Great Fryup Dale, near Danby – INN
Three bedrooms – Sleeps 6

Detached barn conversion, lovingly converted from former cow byre. Property over 200 years old is beamed throughout & has panoramic North York Moors views. Spacious, well-equipped, farmhouse-style kitchen/dining room. Large living room with wood-burning stove, vaulted ceiling & original wooden floor. Utility. Shower room. 3 bedrooms: 1 ground floor twin. First floor: Open gallery bedroom with 1 double. Seating area & 1 (5ft) double. Bathroom. Enclosed garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. 100 acre natural farmland grounds. Cycle store. Riding & stabling at cost, by prior arrangement. Car parking available. 1 pet welcome. Shops 2 miles.
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Danby holiday cottages - Photo of Prospect Coach House ( Ref 940 ) Great Fryup Dale near Danby North Yorkshire Two bedrooms Sleeps five guestsProspect Coach House, Great Fryup Dale, near Danby – 940
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4-5

Converted 18th Century coach house, tucked into hillside amongst small cluster of houses in pretty Great Fryup Dale. Restored semi-detached property is furnished & equipped to high standard. Entrance porch. Well-equipped fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with arched picture windows & coal fire. 2 bedrooms: 1 king-size double & 1 twin with pull-out single under. Bathroom. Patio area by house with rockery behind, leads to pretty lawned garden areas with stream at top & sitting area. Off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry no pets. Lealholm shop & pub 2 miles.
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The Byre ( Ref CC231125 ) Great Fryupdale holiday cottage near Danby North YorkshireThe Byre, Great Fryup Dale, near Danby – CC231125
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Thoughtfully converted barn, set on organic working farm, offers superb family accommodation. Ground floor has open plan living space: kitchen area/dining area/lounge area with vaulted ceiling & wood-burning stove. Utility room. Bathroom. 2 bedrooms: 1 ground floor king-size & 1 first floor twin. First floor cloakroom. Front lawned garden with stunning views over Great Fryup Dale, paved patio, furniture & barbecue. Ample off road car parking. Sorry no children under 8 & no pets. Shop, pub & restaurant in Lealholm, 3 miles.
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The Stable ( Ref CC231126 ) Holiday cottage in Great Fryupdale near DanbyThe Stable, Great Fryup Dale, near Danby – CC231126
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Converted former stable, set on rural organic working farm, offers high standard self catering accommodation. Enjoy panoramic views over Great Fryup Dale. Ground floor has lounge with exposed oak beams & wood-burning stove, kitchen/diner & cloakroom. 2 first floor bedrooms: 1 king-size & 1 twin. Bathroom. Front lawned garden, paved patio, furniture & barbecue. Ample off road car parking. Sorry no pets. Shop, pub & restaurant in Lealholm, 3 miles.
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Photo of sheep in Fryup Dale near Danby North York Moors


Danby holiday cottages - Photo of Ainthorpe Farm Cottage ( Ref 738 ) Self catering in Ainthorpe near Danby North YorkshireAinthorpe Farm Cottage, Ainthorpe, near Danby – 738
Three bedrooms – Sleeps 6

Attractive, stone-built holiday cottage in Ainthorpe near Danby. Property, converted from old farm buildings is attached to owners’ 17th Century farmhouse. Accommodation is tastefully furnished & decorated. Well-equipped kitchen with spacious dining area & window seat overlooking courtyard. Sitting room with open fire & French doors leading to cobbled courtyard. Cloakroom. 3 bedrooms: 1 double with wonderful views over moors & 2 twin. Bathroom. Sunny courtyard with garden furniture plus use of owners’ large enclosed garden. Off road parking for 2 cars. Well-behaved dog welcome (charges apply). Shop & pubs 5 minutes’ walk.
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The Moors Centre is run by the North York Moors National Park near Danby village in North Yorkshre

Visit ‘The Moors Centre’ – It is operated by the North York Moors National Park


Lealholm Holiday Cottages – Self catering accommodation

Photo of the bridge and River Esk in Lealholm Village near Whitby North YorkshireThe picturesque village of Lealholm in the North York Moors National Park has lovely stone cottages, a village green and the River Esk running through it. You can visit the stepping stones (a great place for a picnic), garden centre, tea rooms, pub & café. The railway station has a regular rail service into Whitby or Grosmont, from where you can take a steam trip on the North York Moors Railway.

Lealholm is an excellent base for touring the North York Moors & the Heritage Coastline. The popular coastal resort of Whitby is approximately 10 miles away.

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Brookside Cottage ( UK2045 ) Lealholm holiday cottage near Danby - North York Moors areaBrookside Cottage, Lealholm, near Danby – UK2045
Three bedrooms – Sleeps 5

Delightful, terraced holiday cottage overlooking River Esk in Lealholm. 2 steps to entrance: Ground floor accommodation has living room with open fire, dining room with electric fire, kitchen, utility room & bathroom. 3 first floor bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin & 1 with ¾ double bed. Large, enclosed garden with patio & garden furniture (N.B. 1 step in garden & fenced river 80 yards away). Parking for 1 car in front of Brookside Cottage. 1 pet welcome. Lealholm village shop 20 yards, pub & restaurant 80 yards. Whitby 9 miles.
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Photo of Curlew Cottage ( Ref CC231107 ) Holiday cottage in Lealholm near Danby North YorkshireCurlew Cottage, Lealholm, near Danby – CC231107
One bedroom – Sleeps 2

Delightful holiday home near Lealholm, converted former tractor shed, built from local sandstone with a red pantile roof. Offers peace & tranquillity in semi-rural position alongside a small sheep farm. Luxurious self catering accommodation – all on ground floor level. Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner. 1 double bedroom. Shower room. South-facing patio area with barbecue. Bike store. Private car parking. Property not suitable for chidren under 16. Sorry no pets. Walks direct from door. Lealholm shop, pub & restaurant 1½ miles. Whitby 6 miles.
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Photo of Peewit Cottage ( Ref CC231106 ) Lealhom holiday cottage near Danby North YorkshirePeewit Cottage, Lealholm, near Danby – CC231106
One bedroom – Sleeps 2

Lovely holiday home near Lealholm was a former lambing shed. Offers peace & tranquillity in semi-rural position alongside a small sheep farm. Open views over green fields & moorland. High standard self catering accommodation – all on ground floor level. Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner. 1 double bedroom. Shower room. South-facing patio area with barbecue. Bike store. Private car parking. Property not suitable for chidren under 16. Sorry no pets. Walks direct from door. Lealholm shop, pub & restaurant 1½ miles. Whitby 6 miles.
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Lealholm Stepping Stones over the River Esk

Stepping Stones over the River Esk at Lealholm


The Byre ( Ref CC243005 ) Grinkle Lane holiday cottage near Danby North YorkshireThe Byre, Grinkle Lane, near Danby – CC243005
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Delightful detached barn conversion is set in an elevated rural position within the grounds of the owner’s home. Property offers charm & character with exposed beams, trusses & Yorkshire flagstone floors. Accommodation is all on ground floor: open plan kitchen/dining/lounge with wood-burning stove. 2 bedrooms: 1 en-suite king-size & 1 twin. Shower room. Shared laundry room in grounds. Large enclosed lawned garden with outdoor furniture & barbecue. Parking for 2 cars. 3 well-behaved pets welcome. Shops 2 miles, pub & restaurant 1 mile. Danby 5 miles. Whitby 14 miles.
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Skelderskew Farm Cottages – Commondale, near Danby

Photo of Skelderskew Farm Cottages in Commondale near WhitbySkelderskew Farm Cottages are in a superb location in the heart of the North York Moors. These Commondale holiday cottages – Stable Cottage, Quarry Cottage and Moorview Cottage – are converted former farm buildings arranged around a courtyard. The properties are well presented and include natural stone work, character beams and traditional sneck doors.

You can relax in the gardens or use the putting green in the grounds. Barbecue equipment on request. Lovely countryside walks are available from the doorstep and it is just 20 minutes’ drive to Whitby. Private car parking available. 1 small well-behaved pet welcome at each cottage (charges apply).

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Stable Cottage – Sleeps 2 | Quarry Cottage – Sleeps 3 | Moorview Cottage – Sleeps 5


Photo of Stable Cottage ( Ref DC4088 ) Holiday home at Skelderskew Farm - Holiday cottages in Commondale near DanbyStable Cottage at Skelderskew Farm – DC4088
One bedroom – Sleeps 2

Ground floor: Sitting/dining room, beamed ceiling, open stonework & electric feature stove. Well-equipped kitchen. First floor bedroom: 1 king-size bed. Bathroom with electric shower over bath, basin & WC. Garden bench. 1 small pet welcome.
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Photo of Quarry Cottage ( Ref DC4087 ) Self catering Skelderskew holiday cottages at Commondale near WhitbyQuarry Cottage at Skelderskew Farm – DC4087
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 2

Ground floor: Sitting/dining room with wood-burning stove, exposed stonework & beams. Well-equipped kitchen. Utility room. First floor: 2 bedrooms. 1 double bedroom, 1 single bedroom ((for flexible sleeping arrangements). Bathroom with bath and power shower over bath, basin & WC. Garden bench. 1 small pet welcome.
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Photo of Moor View ( Ref DC4086 ) Holiday cottage at Skelderskew Farm Cottages in Commondale near WhitbyMoorview Cottage at Skelderskew Farm – DC4086
Three bedrooms – Sleeps 5

Ground floor: Sitting/dining room with beamed ceiling, exposed stone work & wood-burning stove. Well-equipped kitchen. 3 bedrooms: 1 ground floor single. First floor: 2 bedrooms – 1 double en suite with shower, basin & WC. 1 double bedroom. Shower room with power shower, basin & WC. Garden bench. 1 small pet welcome.
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Walks near The Moors Centre Danby

See the ‘Willow Otters’ at The Moors Centre or take a walk in Crows Wood


Please view interactive map of Danby area below!



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