Open the door to a world of adventure and create memories to last a lifetime in our stunning family friendly holiday properties in Yorkshire. For the holiday to be a big hit you’ll need a fantastic location that can offer that fun or relaxing break, and family-friendly attractions in the area that keep all the family happy.
We have plenty of cosy cottages of all sizes, well equipped in the kitchen for all that meal prep and with cosy sitting rooms and roaring fires to relax in front of at the end of an active day. If you don’t fancy doing the cooking or it’s a special occasion, then treat yourself to a private chef to cook up a storm for the family or head to the excellent local Yorkshire pubs or the fine dining options near our townhouses.
Each of our beautiful retreats is equipped with everything needed to keep our younger guests happy. There’s plenty of in-house entertainment for the kids (and big kids) with family-friendly holiday homes that also have games rooms and hot tubs. For those looking for a baby friendly break, we can include a cot, high chair and baby bath to make your stay comfortable and stress-free, and to leave you with a little more breathing room in the car. For those with reduced mobility or guests using wheelchairs, we have a selection of properties with increased accessibility.
Brompton Lakes is a popular choice for a family-friendly break, with secure terraces surrounding our lakeside lodges sit back and spot the birds and fish. Inside there’s plenty of space inside for the family to play games, read books and enjoy time away in complete comfort. Onsite, enjoy a whole host of activities during your family-friendly stay. Challenge each other to a game of tennis, battle it out over boules, or borrow our bikes to explore the area. Many of our lodges have been designed to accommodate guests with reduced mobility, read on to discover our accessible lodges.
In the area…
No matter where you stay, each of our properties is surrounded by plenty of places to visit during your family-friendly holiday. Whether you fancy a wander around a historic park or a hair raising trip to a theme park it’s all within an hours’ drive. Yorkshire is full of family-friendly attractions, and we love days out to the Yorkshire Dales with its many trails, waterfalls and bike routes to enjoy. We can also recommend The Forbidden Corner and exploring the coast’s long sandy beaches and fish and chips on the esplanade.
Our wide selection of family-friendly holiday homes, luxury cottages, lakeside lodges and elegant townhouses offer plenty of choice for the perfect escape and we’re here to make it one to remember. Our team grew up in the local area and are experts on the best places to head for, they’ve picked out some of their favourites below.
Step inside and find stunning interiors that will transport you to a more tranquil space. Perfect for families and friends seeking complete relaxation after long Yorkshire countryside walks or even days shooting at the nearby Thimbleby Shooting Ground, an Aga-cooked supper, and a film night next to the log burner. Plenty of walks and pubs, plus a large walk-through utility room makes it the ideal luxury dog-friendly cottage getaway to North Yorkshire.
No.1 Darcy Mews is a luxury three-bedroom holiday apartment in the market town Richmond. With its spacious design, it is perfect for a family holiday and for smaller group getaways. Darcy Mews is a newly developed collection of luxury self-catering apartments by the River Swale.
Old meets new at the stunning Aquarius Rising, standing proud in the breathtaking Yorkshire countryside. This 19th-century chapel house is a commanding yet welcoming presence and a decadent choice for your next celebration or gathering. Accommodating up to 12 guests, if you are looking for the wow factor this exclusive large luxury holiday home will not disappoint!
A far cry from city life, this carefully refurbished two-bedroom holiday cottage makes a perfect rural bolthole for a couple or family of four. Located near Barnard Castle on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, this is a great spot from which to explore the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Lakes District and North Yorkshire.
A delightful two-bedroom escape for couples or small families. The central location of this character cottage means guests are within yards of Richmond town centre, whilst still benefitting from the peaceful tranquillity of a private patio and garden with river views.
The Yorkshire Dales views and garden are exquisite at Hollins Farmhouse, which has been beautifully renovated into the perfect country escape for ten people, plus 2 young children. Nestled in Coverdale, amongst ancient farmsteads and stunning walking routes, sits this gloriously rural large holiday home.
Ivy-clad and picture-perfect inside and out, Highmoor is an exclusive rural retreat for ten guests. A spectacular holiday home with a pool, this luxury self-catering country manor in Yorkshire also boasts beautiful gardens, spacious entertaining rooms, and a sauna, steam room, and gym.
A large luxury four-bedroom house near Richmond, North Yorkshire. This family friendly country escape has a games room, hot tub, stylish interiors, and electric car charging.
N° 5 is a luxury holiday apartment with two bedrooms, a short walk from the market square of Richmond, North Yorkshire. It is perfect for couples and is family-friendly with its spacious design. No.5 is part of Darcy Mews, a newly developed collection of self-catering luxury apartments by the River Swale.
Cara is a West facing luxury lakeside lodge at Brompton Lakes which has an impressive view overlooking the West lake. The lodge houses 3 bedrooms, an open plan living and dining area along with a modern kitchen and dining space which has everything you should need for a luxury self catering holiday in Yorkshire.
Iris is a West facing luxury lodge situated at the end of the East lake which has an impressive view along the lakes, overlooking a small island and close to the River Swale. This lodge is an ideal lodge to capture the evening sunshine for some al fresco dining.
William is a dog friendly, South facing luxury lodge at Brompton Lakes situated on the East lake with impressive lakeside and wildlife views. There are 3 bedrooms, and a spacious open plan living area with full height glass sliding doors leading to the large private decking area.
A charming three bedroom, dog-friendly holiday cottage with an idyllic garden, hot tub and a cosy living room at Sun Hill Farm; a well-known racehorse training establishment near Leyburn, North Yorkshire.
Set in a truly tranquil part of North Yorkshire, Kingfisher is a special destination if you are seeking peace and the great outdoors. This four-bedroom barn conversion, sleeping 8 people, has been renovated to the highest standards, with a host of quirky features to make your stay truly memorable.
Maison Cottage is a stylish and luxurious Grade-II listed cottage. This two-bedroom dog-friendly cottage enjoys an amazing outlook with elevated views of the River Swale, Richmond Castle and Swaledale. With easy access from the motorway directly into Richmond, this property is located alongside the Maison Dieu, a road into Richmond, only a couple of minutes from the Centre of Richmond itself. A perfect getaway for a family, friends or couples who want to take advantage of Richmond’s amenities on your doorstep.
Imogen is a South facing lodge, overlooking the West lake, seeing most hours of sunlight during the day, perfect for a group of up to 6 guests to enjoy the outdoor space and tranquil surroundings at Brompton Lakes in Richmond, North Yorkshire.
30 Frenchgate sits close to the cobbled market square in Richmond. Each of the five bedrooms and the living rooms is spacious and full of light. The outlook from the windows and the large terraced garden is also grand, with stunning views of the Yorkshire countryside. There’s plenty of space for a luxurious group getaway in this large cottage with a hot tub.
A unique design and intriguing features that you can’t wait to explore, inside and out. New York Public Library offers relaxation in a peaceful yet inspirational environment while enjoying the height of luxury in the four unique bedrooms. Light, spacious, and full of interesting artwork, this contemporary lodge-style holiday home is perfect for a large group looking for Yorkshire holiday accommodation with a difference.
Lulu is a three bedroom lakeside lodge at Brompton Lakes, located on the East lake with fabulous views across the lake with an abundance of wildlife to enjoy. The lodge is South facing seeing the most hours of sunlight throughout the day, perfect for a spot of al fresco dining.
Austin is a chic yet cosy self-catering holiday cottage for up to four guests at Holly House Farm in Richmond, North Yorkshire. There are two stylish bedrooms, an open plan kitchen, dining and living area with a log burner, and a garden hot tub for guests to enjoy.
Juniper is a South facing luxury lodge overlooking the West lake, sleeping up to 6 guests with a modern kitchen as well as spacious open plan living area with full height glass sliding doors leading to the large private decking area.
Finley is one of the most popular dog friendly luxury lodges at Brompton Lakes. It is South-facing, overlooks the lakefront, and has a large private decking area accessed from full-height glass doors from the modern kitchen and open plan living area. Perfect for a luxury family break or an indulgent weekend away, there’s everything you need and more for a self-catering holiday in Yorkshire.
This large lavish barn conversion features chic interiors, outdoor dining by the hot tub, stunning bedrooms, and wonderful views of rolling Yorkshire hills. This is a perfect stylish holiday home for a large group getaway.
Valley View is our exclusive winter getaway for a group of up to six guests. Lovingly designed by its owners, this beautiful property considers every detail, combining high-end luxury with quality comfort. Available from November to February.
Waterloo Lodge is a stunning six-bedroom, dog free large holiday home with a hot tub, games room and much more. This is the perfect rural retreat for large families and friends to explore Richmond and the Yorkshire Dales.
Isabella is an East facing luxury lodge sleeping up to 6 guests, situated at the end of the West lake with impressive lakeside views. There is a spacious open plan living area with full height glass sliding doors leading to the large private decking area, perfect to relax and watch the surrounding wildlife.
Jules lodge is a three bedroom, dog-free lodge with an exclusive log burning hot tub in the garden, which can be used all year round. This luxury lodge has everything you should need and more on a self catering holiday in Yorkshire.
Georgia is a luxury self-catering holiday cottage for up to six guests at Holly House Farm, in Richmond, North Yorkshire. Enjoy three gorgeous bedrooms, a spacious open plan living and dining area with a log burning stove, and a private garden area with a hot tub.
A stunning Georgian townhouse perfectly located for exploring Richmond and the Yorkshire Dales. Newly refurbished, Porte House is our three-bedroom luxury dog-friendly holiday home. The spacious interiors-led reception rooms, modern kitchen and bathroom, and cosy bedrooms make this a gorgeous escape in Yorkshire.
Henry is a four-bedroom luxury Yorkshire holiday cottage with a hot tub. Set in two acres of grounds at Holly House Farm, Henry is on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales and a short drive to the market town of Richmond.
A short walk from the centre of the market town Richmond, Darcy Mews is a unique collection of luxury properties overlooking the River Swale. No.2 Darcy Mews is a three-bedroom holiday home set over three floors. With its spacious design, it is perfect for couples, a family holiday, and for smaller group getaways.
Willow enjoys sunrise views over both lakes at Brompton Lakes and has full-height glass doors that span the width of the lodge. Step out to the large private decking area, perfect for a luxury dog-friendly holiday. The lodge has everything you need for a self-catering holiday, as well as a cosy log burning stove, open plan living, and spacious bedrooms and bathrooms. There’s also plenty to enjoy at Brompton Lakes and in the area nearby.
Sun Hill Farmhouse is a five-bedroom, dog-friendly, large luxury holiday cottage near Leyburn, North Yorkshire. It is located within the grounds of Sun Hill stables, nationally famed for its racehorse training, and adjoins Sun Hill Cottage.
Louis is a dog friendly, South facing luxury lodge overlooking the west lake making this lodge more private than others. This luxury lodge has everything you should need and more on a self catering holiday to Yorkshire.
Let us introduce you to Millfield Barn, our charming two–bedroom holiday cottage in Richmond, North Yorkshire. This quaint cottage is perfect for couples and families that are looking for a rural retreat with all of the modern comforts needed for a luxury group getaway!
Lola is a South facing lodge, overlooking the West lake, seeing most hours of sunlight during the day, perfect for a group of friends and family to enjoy the outdoor space and tranquil surroundings at Brompton Lakes.
Rebecca is a three bedroom West facing luxury lodge overlooking the East lake making this the ideal lodge to capture the evening sunshine on your own private decking area with charcoal BBQ and outdoor seating area to relax and watch the surrounding wildlife.
No.4 Darcy Mews is a high-end holiday apartment to rent in Richmond, with two stylish bedrooms and open plan living. With its spacious design on the upper floor it is perfect for couples and families, and a dog-friendly holiday. Darcy Mews is a collection of luxury self-catering apartments overlooking the River Swale.
Jasper is a South facing three-bedroom lodge on the West lake, overlooking a small island. The spacious open plan living area opens onto the large private decking area, perfect for relaxing and watching the surrounding wildlife.
Percy lodge is a three-bedroom stylish lodge at Brompton Lakes. There is a private log burning hot tub in the garden, which can be used all year round. Percy is light and spacious, and perfect for groups or a family looking for a dog-friendly luxury lodge with a hot tub in North Yorkshire.
Flora enjoys sunrise views over the East lake at Brompton Lakes. There are three very stylish bedrooms, a modern well-equipped kitchen, and a spacious open plan living area featuring a cosy log burning stove. Full height glass windows span the width of the lodge, leading to the large private decking area, enclosed for dogs and safe for children.
Twenty One is a spacious luxury lodge for a group of friends or a large family gathering of up to 12 guests. There are six gorgeous bedrooms, stunning open plan living and dining area with a cosy log burner, and two private outdoor areas with a log burning hot tub and Scandinavian style BBQ house.
Shorthorn is a four-bedroom luxury cottage near Richmond and the Yorkshire Dales. This dog-friendly cottage has a games room, garden hot tub and a bathroom for each bedroom. The fantastic and spacious interior features traditional beams and stunning views. It can be booked alongside two large cottages at Greenbank Barns for large group getaways.
A striking two-bedroom luxury cottage at Gayles Hall Barns offering complete rural bliss. Sheep Dip is a perfect break for small groups, a romantic getaway or a family holiday. Nestled in the Yorkshire Dales, enjoy uninterrupted views of the rolling countryside.
Dexter is a stunning five-bedroom barn conversion, with spacious and light living areas and outside a garden hot tub. It is one of three luxury holiday homes at Greenbank Barns, near the beautiful village of Ravensworth in the Yorkshire Dales.
Treat yourself to a luxury escape in this two-bedroom cottage in the Yorkshire Dales. Relax by the cosy log burning stove, or step through large bi-folding doors straight to the garden hot tub. Set in the charming village of Hudswell, there is a multi award-winning pub a two-minute walk away.
Coco is a dog friendly, West facing lodge which captures the evening sunshine at Brompton Lakes. For up to 6 guests Coco has everything you could need and more on a self-catering Yorkshire holiday.
The Farmhouse is a luxury five-bedroom holiday home, part of a stunning self-catering trio of homes at Greenbank Barns. With five-star reviews, enjoy stylish interiors, large bedrooms and luxe bathrooms, a log burner, games area with cocktail bar, and gardens with a private hot tub.
Florence is a dog friendly lodge at Brompton Lakes. South facing and soaking up the sunshine in its lakeside location, this luxury lodge in Yorkshire has everything you need on a self-catering holiday with family or friends.
Charlie is a spacious South West facing luxury lodge at Brompton Lakes, nestled on the banks of the lake, with full-height glass doors leading to the large private decking area. With three stylish bedrooms, a spacious open plan living area with a log burner, and a contemporary styled kitchen, it is perfect for a family break or a weekend away with friends.