Thornton le Dale

Thornton-le-Dale Holiday Cottages
near Pickering, North Yorkshire

Photo of Thatched Cottage near beck in Thornton le DaleThornton-le-Dale is a quaint pretty village with a lovely meandering beck, near Pickering, located on the fringe of the North York Moors National Park. It has some very attractive holiday cottages in pleasant settings and houses with great character.

The most photographed attraction is a small attractive thatched cottage near the stream that runs through the village. It will provide you with a perfect postcard cottage photo.

Thornton-le-Dale boasts some lovely tearooms, excellent restaurants, inns, a good choice of craft and gift shops. You must visit The Chocolate Factory, which is renowned for its delicious hand-made chocolates. Watch out for ‘Music on the Green’ concerts held on Sundays during the summer months. For relaxation you can take a stroll around the picturesque village duck pond.

Thornton-le-Dale has easy access to the Moors and Dalby Forest. The market town of Pickering (2 miles) is home to the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway. Flamingo Land, Eden Camp and Castle Howard are popular day excursions. The city of York and the coastal resorts of Whitby and Scarborough are within a 30 minute drive and they are also served by good bus services.

Thornton-le-Dale – Self Catering Accommodation

Please click through for more information, photos & reviews of these holiday cottages in Thornton-le-Dale.


Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - Photo of Rorty Crankle sleeps 8 - Self catering accommodation near PickeringRorty Crankle, Thornton-le-Dale
Four bedrooms – Sleeps 8

Delightful holiday cottage in Thornton-le-Dale village is built out of honey-coloured sandstone – ideal for family get-togethers! Property has period features & quirky touches. Ground floor accommodation has hallway, living room, charming kitchen, farmhouse style dining room, shower room & WC. 3 first floor bedrooms: 2 king-size & 1 twin. Bathroom. Second floor has 1 king-size bedroom. Small patio to rear of cottage. Sorry no pets. Pub & shop within 2 minutes’ walk.
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Forge View Cottage ( Ref UK2418 ) Thornton-le-Dale holiday cottage sleeps 6Forge View Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – UK2418
Three bedrooms – Sleeps 6

Centrally located spacious traditional holiday cottage in Thornton-le-Dale. Forge View Cottage is set near to village green with 2 minutes’ walk to amenities. Ground floor accommodation has living/dining room with open fire, 3 steps to beamed farmhouse-style kitchen & separate toilet. 3 first floor bedrooms: 1 beamed king-size, 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom. Small courtyard with patio, garden furniture & barbecue. N.B. 2 steps in courtyard. Bike store. Parking for 1 car. 2 dogs welcome. Shop, pub & restaurant 100 yards.
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Chestnuts ( Ref 21630 ) Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - Self catering property for rental sleeps 6 peopleChestnuts, Thornton-le-Dale – 21620
Three bedrooms – Sleeps maximum 6

Attractive two-storey stone-built holiday cottage, overlooking Thornton-le-Dale village square & green. Spacious accommodation in period property mainly set above 2 village shops. Ground floor entrance leads to kitchen with dining area. Stairs to first floor hallway with dining area & snug area. Sitting room with wood-burner effect electric fire with views over village & stream. 3 bedrooms: 2 king-size double (1 with sofa bed) & 1 single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom. Small rear yard with bench. Limited free roadside parking, public car park nearby. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome. Shops & pub, 1 minute walk.
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Garden at Cherry Garth Holiday Cottages - Self catering in Thornton-le-Dale North YorkshireCherry Garth Cottages – Thornton-le-Dale

These two holiday properties at Cherry Garth Cottages are centrally located in Thornton-le-Dale village. Both cottages are built of traditional Yorkshire stone and are set in 1.8 acres natural grounds of the owner’s home. There is a lake in the grounds and sheep graze in the paddock. Short walk to village shops, pubs & restaurants.

Cherry Blossom Cottage – Sleeps 2 | Cherry Laurel Cottage – Sleeps 2


Photo of Cherry Blossom Cottage ( Ref CC231135 ) at Cherry Garth Cottages - Thornton-le-Dale holiday home in North YorkshireCherry Blossom Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – CC231135
One bedroom – Sleeps 2

Quaint holiday cottage for a couple, with lovely views to garden & the bedroom window overlooks a paddock. Accommodation is all on ground floor: Open plan living space has kitchen area, dining area & lounge area with wood-burner, beams & wooden floors. 1 bedroom with king-size bed & shower room. Enclosed garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. Cycle store. Parking for 1 car. 1 dog welcome (to be kept on lead). Babies under 18 months only (lake in grounds).
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Cherry Laurel Cottage ( Ref CC231136 ) Rent holiday home at Cherry Garth holiday cottages - Thornton-le-Dale North YorkshireCherry Laurel Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – CC231136
One bedroom – Sleeps 2

Quaint holiday cottage for two guests. Lovely views to garden & the village beck, which runs alongside the property. Accommodation is all on ground floor: Open plan living space has kitchen area, dining area & lounge area with wood-burner, beams & wooden floors. 1 en-suite bedroom with king-size bed & walk-in shower. Garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. Cycle store. Parking for 1 car. 1 dog welcome (to be kept on lead). Babies under 18 months only (lake in grounds).
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Duck Pond in Thornton le Dale near Pickering North Yorkshire

Enjoy a walk around the Duck Pond in Thornton-le-Dale


Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - Photo of Shaws Cottage ( Ref RCHM28 ) Spacious self catering accommodation sleeps 8Shaws Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – RCHM28
Four bedrooms – Sleeps 8

Exceptional spacious, detached Thornton-le-Dale holiday cottage, centrally located in quiet lane. Ground floor has impressive hall, living room/dining area with open fire, window seat, oak beams & French doors to private garden, kitchen/dining room, 2nd kitchen/utility & bathroom. 4 bedrooms: Ground floor annexe: 1 king-size double & 1 twin. Bathroom. First floor: 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom & separate toilet. Large enclosed lawned courtyard garden, patio & furniture. Parking for 2 cars. 2 pets welcome. Shops 300 yards, pubs & restaurant 200 yards.
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Photo of Daisy Cottage ( Ref IRB ) Rent holiday property in Thornton le Dale near Pickering North YorksDaisy Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – IRB
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Charming holiday cottage, one of a pair, provides spacious comfortable self catering accommodation. Located a ¼ mile walk from the village centre shops, tea rooms, inns & restaurants. Ground floor has spacious beamed living room with gas fire & wooden floor. Large well-equipped kitchen/dining room. 2 first floor en-suite bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. Courtyard with furniture. Parking for 1 car & additional roadside parking. Sorry no pets.
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Thornton le Dale holiday cottages - Photo of Squirrel Cottage ( Ref 27264 ) Holiday home sleeps 4Squirrel Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – 27264
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Semi-detached holiday property dating back to 1890 is set down a quiet lane in Thornton-le-Dale. Short walk to village centre amenities. 2 steps to entrance. Ground floor accommodation has living room with open fire, kitchen/dining room, utility room & toilet. 2 first floor bedrooms: 1 king-size & 1 twin. Bathroom with roll-top bath. Shower room. 2 steps to courtyard garden with sitting-out area, furniture & barbecue. On road car parking. 1 small dog welcome (to be kept on lead at all times).
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Holiday Cottage in Thornton le Dale North Yorkshire - Lumley Cottage ( Ref CC233095 ) Rent holiday property near North York MoorsLumley Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – CC233095
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 3

Delightful stone-built holiday cottage quietly located in Thornton-le-Dale. Property tastefully furnished & decorated. Ground floor has comfortable sitting room with log burning stove & spacious kitchen/diner. 2 first floor bedrooms: 1 double & 1 with large single bed. Bathroom. Enclosed secluded rear courtyard garden with furniture. Public parking permit for large car located within a short walk. Space in garage for 1 small car or bike store. 1 pet welcome. Within walking distance to village shops, cafes & inns.
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Holiday Cottage in Thornton le Dale North Yorkshire - Willow Tree Cottage ( Ref UK2500 ) Rent holiday property near North York MoorsWillow Tree Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – UK2500
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Semi-detached holiday cottage in Thornton-le-Dale is centrally located & set next to owners’ pub. Willow Tree Cottage is an ideal base for cyclists & walkers. Ground floor accommodation has kitchen, dining room & living room with double sofa bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements). 2 first floor bedrooms: 1 king-size & 1 twin (zip & link – can be super king-size). Bathroom. Shower room. Enclosed courtyard with patio & garden furniture. Use of owners’ freezer by arrangement. Bike store. Parking for 2 cars. 2 dogs welcome. Shop 25 yards.
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Photo of Peasholm ( Ref 15857 ) Rent holiday bungalow in Thornton le Dale - Ryedale self catering accommodationPeasholm, Thornton-le-Dale – 15857
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Cosy bungalow in elevated position, with panoramic views, is set in own garden. All accommodation on ground floor level with 7 steps to entrance (1 step to rear entrance). Living room. Dining room/kitchen with tiled floor. 2 bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom. Enclosed garden with furniture & barbecue. N.B. unfenced pond in garden. Incoming telephone calls only. On road car parking. 1 pet welcome. Thornton-le-Dale village shops, pubs & restaurants 200 yards.
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Photo of Waters Edge ( Ref UK2343 ) Rent holiday cottage in Thornton le Dale sleeps 5 - Ryedale self catering accommodationWaters Edge, Thornton-le-Dale – UK2343
Three bedrooms – Sleeps 5

Spacious link-detached holiday home is set beside beck in Thornton-le-Dale, with short stroll to village centre. Step to entrance. Ground floor accommodation has living room with electric fire, dining room, kitchen & separate toilet. 3 first floor bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin & 1 single. Shower room & separate toilet. Large enclosed front garden & small enclosed rear garden with sitting-out area & furniture. Bike store. Parking for 2 cars. 1 small dog welcome. N.B. couples & family bookings only, sorry no hen or stag parties. Shops 200 yards, pub & restaurant 250 yards.
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Newstead Cottage ( Ref UK2145 ) Thornton-le-Dale holiday cottage sleeps 4Newstead Cottage, Thornton-le-Dale – UK2145
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Delightful single storey holiday cottage with private pathway leading towards Thornton-le-Dale village. Property, converted from a farm building, is furnished with great care & attention to detail. Cosy accommodation has spacious living room with wood-burner, well-equipped kitchen/dining room, laundry/boot room & 2 bedrooms: 1 en-suite king-size & 1 twin. Bathroom. Small enclosed pretty garden with sitting-out area & furniture. Private parking for 1 car, plus additional off road parking. Sorry no pets. Shops, pubs & restaurants in village ½ mile.
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Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - The Old Coach House ( Ref 1754 ) Self catering property for rentalThe Old Coach House, Thornton-le-Dale – 1754
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Detached stone-built barn conversion set in peaceful location, within walking distance of village square. Spacious & comfortable self catering accommodation, decorated & equipped to high standard. Retains charm & character with vaulted ceilings & exposed beams. Superb open-plan living space has well-equipped kitchen/dining area & spacious sitting-area with electric living ‘flame effect’ stove. 2 en-suite bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. N.B. 2 to 3 shallow steps to kitchen & twin bedroom. Gravelled area with garden furniture. Secure bike storage. Parking for 2 cars. Sorry no pets. Thornton-le-Dale shops & pubs 1 mile.
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Find holiday cottages near Thornton le Dale at Willow Grange Farm - Stay in self catering accommodationWillow Grange Farm Cottages, Thornton-le-Dale
Sleeps 4-6

Selection of 4 luxury holiday cottages set in countryside location on a working farm. Beautiful barn conversions, dating back over 200 years, with lovely countryside views. Ideally situated properties, just 2 miles from Thornton-le-Dale amenities. Excellent touring base. Guests have shared use of 2 hot tubs. Children’s play area. Car parking available. Sorry no pets.
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Photo of High Grundon Farm holiday cottages near Thornton Dale - Self catering near North York MoorsHigh Grundon Farm Cottages near Thornton-le-Dale

These four attractive former barns, over 100 years old, are positioned around a central courtyard. The holiday cottages, furnished and decorated to a good standard, are located just 1½ miles south of picturesque Thornton-le-Dale village. Set on a working arable farm they are surrounded by countryside with an abundance of bridle, cycle paths and easy access to Dalby Forest. Please note that there is a small touring caravan site near the properties.

The Barn ( Ref 29724 ) and The Grainery ( Ref 29723 ) have an adjoining door on the ground floor and can be booked together to sleep up to 8 people. Cycle storage and car parking is available.


Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - The Barn ( Ref 29724 ) at High Grundon Cottages - Rent self catering accommodationThe Barn, High Grundon, Thornton-le-Dale – 29724
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Comfortable self catering holiday cottage for four guests, set over 2 floors. Well-equipped galley style kitchen. Sitting room with dining area & electric fire. 2 first floor bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin & WC. Travel cot & highchair by request. Private patio with furniture plus enclosed, communal lawned garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. Parking for 2 cars. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. Shops 1½ miles.
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Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - The Grainery ( Ref 29723 ) at High Grundon Cottages - Self catering property for rentalThe Grainery, High Grundon, Thornton-le-Dale – 29723
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Comfortable holiday accommodation for four guests, set over 2 floors. Spacious living room with electric fire. Kitchen with dining area. 2 first floor bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Travel cot & highchair by request. Private patio with furniture plus enclosed, communal lawned garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. Parking for 2 cars. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. Shops 1½ miles.
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Thornton-le-Dale holiday cottage - The Stables ( Ref 25663 ) at High Grundon Cottages - Rent self catering propertyThe Stables, High Grundon, Thornton-le-Dale – 25663
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Comfortable single-storey holiday accommodation for four people. Open plan living space with kitchen, dining area & sitting area with wood-burning stove. 2 ground floor bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Travel cot & highchair by request. Enclosed, communal lawned garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. Parking for 2 cars. Shops 1½ miles.
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Thornton le Dale holiday cottage - Keepers Cottage ( Ref 915764 ) at High Grundon Cottages - Rent self catering accommodation near Thornton Dale North YorkshireKeepers Cottage, High Grundon, Thornton-le-Dale – 915764
Two bedrooms – Sleeps 4

Comfortable single-storey holiday accommodation for four guests. Sunny sitting room with wood-burning stove. Bright conservatory. Large well-equipped modern kitchen with dining area. 2 ground floor bedrooms: 1 double & 1 twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Travel cot & highchair by request. Enclosed private patio with furniture & barbecue plus enclosed communal lawned garden with patio, furniture & barbecue. 1 well behaved dog welcome. Parking for 2 cars. Shops 1½ miles.
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The Barn ( Ref 29724 ) The Grainery ( Ref 29723 ) The Stables ( Ref 25663 )
Keepers Cottage ( Ref 915764 ) can be booked together to accommodate up to 16 guests.
(Telephone 01244 352 113)


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