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Thank you for yet another stay at your lovely cottages. it was
Pam's 60th birthday and we could have gone anywhere, but we cam
here! September 2019
We will be returning, that's for sure! Excellent quality of
accommodation and atmosphere round the cottages. Thanks to Amanda
and John, lots of lovely details in all three cottages we booked. A
lot of thought has gone into each one. Loved our holiday, loved Old
Oak Cottages and have already booked for next year. August
We've had a wonderful week. the cottage is so peaceful and we
have slept so well, lovely comfy beds. the location is wonderful.
Highlights include York and the walk around the city walls, Rievaulx
and Fountains Abbey, RHS Harlow Carr, the magical steam train across
the Moors, James Herriot museum in Thirsk and Castle Howard, the
local pubs served excellent food .... so we are going home happy and
rested. Thank you. August 2019
A delightful cottage, full of home comforts and a very thoughtful
welcome basket. Thank you for making my stay so relaxing and
comfortable. August 2019
We have had a most enjoyable week. Its fifteen years since we
were in Yorkshire and we had forgotten how friendly everyone is.
Thank you for the welcome pack and for all the lovely things you
provided to make our holiday a success. May 2019
Looking back through this book, I see that this is our 8th visit
to this cottage and we have stayed in four others at Old Oak on
multiple visits ...... we like it here!! We can recommend a visit to
Sam Turners at Northallerton, With the usual excellent walking in
the part of the world, we can recommend the daffodils in Farndale at
this time of year. For a super light lunch or coffee, try the book
shop in Thirsk. The cottage, as usual, has been a very comfortable
base, and its a great pleasure to see our great friends Amanda and
John. April 2019
Thank you for a superb weekend in Squirrel, Fox and Pheasant. All
members of our extended family thoroughly enjoyed their stay and
would love to return soon. You have a beautiful place here and the
countryside is amazing. We all commented on the attention to detail
in the cottages and how neat and clean they were. We had a great
time in the pool, playing tennis, play area, watching the animals on
our walk to the pond and nearby village. We recommend a leisurely
walk to the Carlton Inn, very nice. We all left with big smiles,
thank you April 2019
We've had an amazing week. Beautiful cottage and so well equipped
it's made the week so easy with a toddler on tow. The welcome pack
was a really lovely surprise too. We have loved the views, the
playground, the pool and all the local attractions. (Monks Park Farm
highly recommended if you have a youngster) Can't believe it's gone
so quickly, we'd love to come back. Thanks for helping make it such
a great and memorable holiday. March 2019
Thank you for a wonderful weeks holiday. the welcome pack of
goodies was much appreciated. the cottage is warm and very
comfortable. the swimming pool was a lovely way to start the day.
Plenty of places to explore both locally and a little further afield.
We followed your recommendation and enjoyed a very tasty meal at the
Oak Tree, South Kilvington. Thank you March 2019
Thank you Amanda and John for another wonderful stay. We have
thoroughly enjoyed our stay, we came for our little boys 9th
birthday - his choice - we were here in November, and when we asked
him what he would like to do on his birthday, he said "Old Oak
Cottages". He has enjoyed swimming in the pool, playing tennis, and
a lovely walk up to the White Horse of Kilburn. Thank you for the
lovely basket of goodies. You always make us feel so welcome - home
from home. We will be back. February 2019.
Wow! What a find! a Gem of a place, we will most certainly
return, and also recommend to family and friends. Cosy, clean,
serene - we had a perfect time. Thank you. February 2019
Fabulous weekend, everything was absolutely fantastic and we
couldn't have asked for a better location, cottage or facilities.
Will definitely recommend and will return. January 2019.
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John & Amanda Tattersall
Old Oak Cottages
North Yorkshire, Y07 2BB
Tel: +44 (0)1845 501258
Mobile: 078 344 121 65
Old Oak Cottages are situated in a delightful rural location, just outside the pretty village of Little Thirkleby, on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors, boasting spectacular views across unspoilt countryside towards the White Horse of Kilburn.
This wonderful cluster of 8 luxury holiday cottages have been beautifully converted from Barns, Stables and an old Potato Store and retain many original features. Beaver, Fox, Owl, Squirrel, Mouse and Wren cottages are attractively arranged around a large landscaped courtyard.
Pheasant and Badger are separated from the Courtyard Cottages by Gardens and Hedging.
Each cottage offers the highest standards of comfort and design, and we ensure our standards of maintenance and housekeeping are of the highest level
and it is also good to know that a significant proportion of our guests is based
upon repeat custom and recommendation. Our number one priority is customer
satisfaction. We have many, many outstanding guest reviews
including Trip Advisor, Certificate of Excellence.
There is exclusive use for our cottage guests of our superb indoor heated pool,(10m x 5m. and Constant depth of 1.2m) spa bath and sauna together with an all weather tennis court. This haven of relaxation is surrounded by 400 acres of well kept farm land, walks and duck pond. Children can enjoy the Climbing Frame, Swings, Slide, Football Net, Play Fort, 14' Trampoline and See-Saw in the large fenced play/picnic field. For full Cottage descriptions and availability please click here.
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Our cottages are extremely well situated for visiting all that Yorkshire has to offer without having to drive too far - the list of things to do is endless - for a brief idea of where to visit and things to do in the area, have a look at our 'local information' page. There are many (up to date!) leaflets in all our cottages and we can always help you out with suggestions.
We are very fortunate to have many excellent restaurants and pubs within a short drive of the cottages, the nearest, 1.5 miles away (and one of our favourites!) is in the next village to us - The Carlton Inn, Carlton Husthwaite. On booking, guests are sent a very useful list of recommended places to eat out, which is helpful for pre-planning. We are more than happy to help with recommendations and make table reservations for you prior to your arrival or during your stay.
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Old Oak Cottages are very easily accessible - we are well situated for all
major road networks - yet not too near as to spoil the wonderful surrounding
countryside and views.
By Road - The main A1(M) and A19 are easily accessible - both about a 10
minute drive away.
By Rail - Trains direct to York and Thirsk from London (Kings Cross) the
Midlands, the North and West. (National Rail Inquiry Bureau 24hr service 0845 748 4950)
By Coach - National Express Coaches to Thirsk Tel 08705 808080
Taxis - There are several Taxi Services that operate from Thirsk Market Place