Spacious open plan living area
Approach to properties and far reaching views
Well equipped kitchen
Master Kingside bedroom
View to property from shared courtyard
Lounge area
Comfortable twin bedroom
Enjoy a cuppa and a relax on the comfy sofas
Breakfast in bed anyone
View toward property from courtyard
View toward property
Shower room
Scarborough Beach
Shower room
Springtime in the courtyard
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7 / 16  Comfortable twin bedroom
8 / 16  Enjoy a cuppa and a relax on the comfy sofas
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Baggins Burrow

Thornton le Dale, North Yorkshire
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Towels included
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautifully restored barns on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors
  • Set on a small farm with far reaching views, surrounded by moor, farmland and forest.
  • Picturesque village of Allerston, just 2 miles from popular Thornton Le Dale in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with convenient bus links.
  • Nearby Dalby Forest for spectacular walks and cycle routes.
  • Perfect Base to explore North Yorkshire and Yorkshire Coast
  • Perfect for couples and small families alike wanting to get away from the hustle and bustle
Property code: 27113

These immaculately presented and wonderfully equipped barns are set on a small working farm in stunning surroundings on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors providing the perfect stay for cycling, family holidays or a relaxing couple’s retreat.

The property is in the picturesque village of Allerston with endless routes across the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and the Dalby Forest. Dalby Forest is famous for its’ world championship mountain biking course and leisure pursuits. The forest is also host to the popular Forest Live events with many famous acts performing in open air concerts in stunning forest settings across the country. Also, perfectly located to explore popular market towns of Helmsley, Malton and Pickering or a base for the North Yorkshire Heritage Steam Railway for a stunning journey across the Moors to the bustling coastal town of Whitby. Families will not be stuck for something to fill their days with trips to a choice of museums, theme parks and trips to nearby quaint fishing villages.

You may be lucky enough to see the cows greet you as you drive down the tree lined drive passed the fields on your approach to the cottage. Accessing through a private entrance in to the bright and spacious open plan lounge/ kitchen/ diner area with underfloor heating for a really cosy welcome. Relax in front of the TV, put on a DVD or simply put your feet up and read a book while the light beams through the window. Prepare a nice home cooked meal in the well equipped kitchen while socialising in the open plan space and dine at the farmhouse style dining table. No need to waste time washing dishes- let the dishwasher do the hard work while you make the most of every minute in your home from home. Just off the lounge you can slope off to a wonderfully comfortable kingsize or twin bedroom. Also off the lounge is the modern shower room with WC.

Heading outside from the lounge in to a traditional walled courtyard with picnic tables and BBQ’s for Al Fresco dining and to enjoy the Yorkshire sun. There is also space to store your bikes- just ask the friendly owners who are on hand to make your stay enjoyable and comfortable. There is ample parking.

  • 2 bedrooms- 1 kingsize, 1 twin
  • Shower room with WC
  • Kitchen- electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine
  • Electric underfloor heating included
  • Ample parking
  • Wi-fi available
  • Regret no smoking
  • Regret no pets
  • Enclosed courtyard with seating and BBQ is shared with neighbouring cottage.
  • Pub within walking distance and more pubs and shops within 2 miles (bus direct to Thornton Le Dale)
  • Storage available for cycles
  • Increased accessibility- please ensure you refer to our FAQ’s

This property is personally managed by Melanie.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 18 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Darryl 23rd October 2019

Lovely friendly owners made us feel very welcome, with nice little touches like fresh farm eggs and biscuits. Would stay here again.

Reviewed by Malcolm 21st September 2019

Baggins Burrow is a lovely, clean and comfortable cottage. It is in a great location and very quiet. We had a nice peaceful break and hope to go back very soon. We were made very welcome by our hosts.

Reviewed by Anne 14th September 2019

Excellent property in a beautiful location.

Reviewed by Michael 7th September 2019

This cottage was in excellent condition and you really couldn't ask for more. Mr & Mrs Petty were very friendly and but not intrusive. We often stay in farm conversations such as this and this is one of the best. Highly recommended

Reviewed by Scott 10th August 2019

Friendly owners, who were on hand if required. Good central location for this area of Yorkshire. Well equipped kitchen and great under floor heating make a cosy home for the week.

Reviewed by Janette 29th June 2019

Our stay in Baggies Burrow, was very comfortable and relaxing, a great spot for exploring this very diverse area. The owners were so friendly and thoughtful and the cottage had everything we could possibly want. Lovely comfortable beds, neat well equipped kitchen. Although there was a courtyard which was a little sun trap, we also had use of the laRead morewned areas outside to sit and relax out on. Loved it and hope to return. Hide

Reviewed by Joan 20th April 2019

If you are looking a good central location, near to lots of popular attractions like the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Whitby, York and Pickering. This is the perfect place for you! Stunning surrounding scenery, friendly owners and very clean.

Reviewed by Lee 15th February 2019

A lovely warm clean cottage. Ideally located for Dalby Forest, the coast and Moors.

Reviewed by David 8th September 2018

The cottage was in an excellent position, quiet but convenient for the main road, it was clean, tidy and well presented, with a number of homely touches which were appreciated. The owners were very friendly and helpful, without being intrusive in any way.

Reviewed by Ian 1st September 2018

A very comfortable cottage, with friendly & helpful owners. The village pub is about 250 yards away and has just been renovated & re-opened. The food, atmosphere and welcome were all great.

Reviewed by Amanda 11th August 2018

Excellent cottage situated in a beautiful area. Comfort in cottage was outstanding and finished to an exceptional standard. Owners were very friendly and had a great welcome which included cake.

Reviewed by Julie 4th August 2018

We had the most amazing time! Location is beautiful & central to most areas of interest. Owners were so lovely, friendly & welcoming. Cottages are lovely & spacious & comfortable & contain just about everything you may need & more! Seriously considering a return visit next year !

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Spacious open plan living area
Approach to properties and far reaching views
Well equipped kitchen
Master Kingside bedroom
View to property from shared courtyard
Lounge area
Comfortable twin bedroom
Enjoy a cuppa and a relax on the comfy sofas
Breakfast in bed anyone
View toward property from courtyard
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