Harwood Cottage - Beautiful Holiday Cottage, Hovingham, Yorkshire

Harwood Cottage is a charming, period stone built property dating back over 200 years situated in the stunning village of Hovingham.

The village is situated on the edge of the Howardian Hills in Ryedale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village itself has a bakery/cafe and the Worsley Arms Hotel serving an A La Carte menu. The Malt Shovel Pub serving bar meals as well as an excellent village shop and hairdressers are all within easy walking distance. A local fish and chip van visits the village on a Tuesday evening. The village also offers a tennis court, bowling green and playground and a good variety of walks through the beautiful local countryside. There is also a wonderful farmers market the first Saturday of each month in the village.

Check in/ Checkout Times

Check in: 4:00 pm | Check out: 10:00 am

Accommodation Description

Ground Floor:
Sitting room

With an open fire, comfortable seating, television with Freeview, DVD player and radio.
Dining room
With a dining table and seating for six guests, ornamental fireplace.
With an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, separate small freezer and dishwasher.
With sofas and a breakfast table with seating for four guests.
Utility room
With shower and WC; washing machine and tumble dryer.

First Floor:
Bedroom one

With a 5’ king-size bed.
Bedroom two
With a 5’ king-size bed.
Bedroom three
With twin 3' single beds.
With a bath, separate shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.

Enclosed lawned garden, garden furniture, Weber barbecue, gravelled parking area. Stream in front of the property.

Additional Information:
Sorry, no pets.
There is a stream to the front of the property. Please ensure children are supervised at all times.
Travel cot and high chair available on request.

  • Child Friendly
  • Countryside
  • Cycling Friendly
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • High Chair Available
  • Luxury
  • Near Golf Course
  • Near Walks
  • Open Fire / Log Burner
  • Parking Available
  • Pub Nearby
  • Romantic
  • Short Breaks Allowed
  • Washing Machine

About the area

Hovingham sits on the edge of the Howardian Hills an Area of Natural Outstanding Beauty which is located between Yorkshire Wolds, The North York Moors National Park and The Vale of York. Hovingham is a great location to further explore all these areas.

The North York Moors National Park is only a stone’s throw away, where you will be sure to find a warm welcome where peace, tranquillity and beauty all join together with a such a rich history.

The North York Moors offers something to suit all tastes, whether you wish to walk, cycle or go horse riding there are plenty of ways to explore and enjoy the great outdoors.

Take a short trip to the hidden gem of Gormire Lake where you can take the 4 mile walk around the tranquil tarn-like-lake.

The Castle Howard estate with its awe-inspiring house and gardens will appeal to all ages and is only a short trip away. Castle Howard was built over 300 years ago and is one of Britain’s finest historic houses with its ornate interior and over 1000 acres of parkland on offer. Castle Howard is the perfect place to keep the family busy with so much to find and explore.

If it is seaside resort, stretches of golden sandy beaches or clifftop walks, you are looking for then take a trip to the beautiful Yorkshire coastline, where you will find old fishing villages and traditional seaside resorts, serving the best in hospitality and of course the best fish and chips in North Yorkshire – Filey, Whitby, Staithes, Scarborough.