Curlew Cottage - Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales

About Curlew Cottage

" Very comfortable, warm, well-equipped cottage. One of the nicest we have stayed in "

EnjoyENGLAND 4star self catering accomodation

Curlew Cottage...

is a one bedroom stone built former lead miner’s cottage dating from the 18th century which commands panoramic views over Swaledale from its elevated position. The cottage is bright and airy with wooden floors throughout. It has been stylishly furnished and decorated to a high standard. Curlew Cottage offers self-catering holiday accommodation which is both cosy and provides every home from home convenience. The cottage has been awarded a 4 star grading by Quality in Tourism, the leading independent quality assessment service to the tourism industry administered by Visit Britain. Curlew Cottage is heated throughout by easy to use wall mounted electric storage/convector heaters. The cottage is strictly non-smoking throughout and accepts one well-behaved dog. There is ample off-road gravelled parking to the side and rear of the cottage.

The bedroom...

has a super king size bed which is comfortably accommodated in this spacious room. The room includes a high beamed ceiling and feature fireplace. Superb views of the dale can be enjoyed from the window, which benefits from a cushioned window seat.

The sitting room...

With dining area provides ample seating and benefits from uninterrupted views of Swaledale. There is an electric flame effect wood-burning stove. There is an HD television with Freeview. A separate set top box also provides Freeview digital channels and digital radio stations together with an integral DVD/video player (which can also play CDs).
Sitting Room

The fitted kitchen...

is well equipped and incorporates an electric hob and oven, kettle, toaster, washing machine, microwave and fridge with freezer compartment. An iron and ironing board is also provided. Exiting the kitchen, the original stone stairs lead to the first floor.


a wrought iron table and chairs for the personal use of guests is situated on the cottage’s gravelled terrace from where you can enjoy an open view of the dale, stunning throughout all the seasons.

View from Curlew Cottage