Awarded Best in Yorkshire 2016 & Best in England 2017. Discover the endless beautiful scenery & 'Distinctly Dales' experiences based from a luxury Grade II listed cottage in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales Natinal Park. The 3 award-winning cottages each have their own appeal as individual as you. We pride ourselves on delivering a 'luxury 5 star experience, without the inconvenience of other guests'! Just like a top hotel, nothing is too much trouble & no detail overlooked; warmly lit fire, premium toiletries, best local produce. Our aim is to ensure you feel at home, whether you are coming for the first time or returning for the tenth. Our pleasure is to ensure yours.
Access with steps
Travel by public transport
Travel by taxi
You can get a taxi with Hello Coopers by calling 01677 424252 or 01609 772295. The taxi company has a wheelchair accessible vehicle.
Wheelchair accessible taxis are available from http://www.hellocoopers.co.uk
The private parking for Inglenook Cottage is in a secure courtyard adjacent to the gable end of the cottage with room either side of the car to easily get out of the car and walk up the slight slope to the rear door of the cottage or 10m out to the front of the cottage.
Path to main entrance
Most visitors use the rear door to access the cottage as it is immediately accessibe from the courtyard. The rear door opens outwards. There is a threshold step which immediately goes down 3 steps. A rail is available on the right hand side for guess to use which is accessible before starting to go down the steps.
Getting around inside
Visual Impairment - General Information
We have a full set of flexibile accessibe bathroom equipment available to guests with our compliments - bath step, suction grab rails, bath seat lift, toilet seat riser, toilet surround bars. We have a flexible hoist but the bathroom in this cottage is not large enough to accommodate.
Self catering kitchen
Inglenook Cottage kitchen
Inglenook Cottage lounge
There are 3 steps down from the rear entrance into the kitchen then a level area throughout the ground floor, which is a limestone floor in the kitchen and solid oak in the lounge and front hallway. There is also access from the front of the house up one step into the front hallway and then level access into the lounge.
Getting around outside
Lower patio area
There are 4 steps from the courtyard up to the lower patio area, which is suitable for breakfast during the summer.
Garden & Upper Patio
There are 12 steps, relatively steep upward to the elevated garden and upper patio. These steps are quite deep and there is no handrail, but a wall on either side to aid progression.
Customer care support
A full list of accessible equipment is shown on our website and also available, on request, in our 'Accessible Luxury' brochure, which lists the equipment and shows the pictures too.
There is a chargine point in the courtyard which is secure but not covered.
Emergency evacuation procedures
Customer care support
The owners live in the next village, just 1 mile away. The caretaker lives on the edge of the village almost a mile away.
Full details are on our websit eon the accessibility page > https://www.cottageinthedales.co.uk/holiday-cottages/39/Accessibility
and also hardcopy by requesting a copy of our 'Accessible Luxury' brochure to be sent in the post to you.