Bird Cherry & Meadowsweet

Grantley, North Yorkshire, England

Wild site with stunning views offers 2 ensuite wooden cabins that sleep 2-4 near Ripon and the Nidderdale Valley.

Key Points

  • Octagonal cabins sleep 2 + 2 in a double bed and bunk beds with views of Nidderdale Valley near Grantley.
  • The cabins have a toasty log burner for cosiness all year round plus a simple dining table.
  • They have en-suite shower rooms and kitchenette facilities are available just a short stroll away.
  • There is no wifi on site and little mobile signal so enjoy disconnecting from technology and connecting with your loved ones.
  • The site is based in a recognised Dark Skies Area so be sure to take the time to appreciate the beauty of the stars.


Deep in the wilderness of North Yorkshire you can discover this family run farm near Grantley, where 2 octagonal wooden cabins (that sleep 2-4 people) enjoy panoramic views across the Nidderdale Valley.

The cabins themselves are simple in design yet offer comfort and a warm welcome with a toasty log-burner. Each cabin has a double bed with memory foam mattress, perfect for sinking into after a day exploring the dales, plus there is a bunk bed for the kiddies, if you want to bring them with you! The cabins enjoy en-suite shower rooms plus there is a small kitchenette facility nearby which offers a toaster, microwave and kettle plus space for the all important washing up! 

Of a day time you can enjoy the beautiful countryside views and meet the cows, whilst at night the bright starry sky will astound you, just be sure to make a wish when you see a shooting star! The owners are proud of the natural wilderness of the site and welcome wildlife such as wild deer, birds of prey plus of course the wild flora that grows everywhere.

If you wish to explore a little further then Nidderdale offers you an abundance of choice, with Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal comprising of the largest abbey ruins in the country, plus a deer park and water garden. Alternatively take time to explore the many small villages nearby including Pateley Bridge which is renowned for having The Oldest Sweet Shop in England! 

Back on site please note that there is no wifi and even 3G/4G signal can be hard to come across, so kick back and enjoy the feeling of being off grid with a good book, pack of cards or just good old fashioned conversation! 

Get an instant price by clicking Check Availability and selecting your dates. Additional guests cost £15 each to maximum 4 people.

There is a minimum 2 night stay for low season and a minimum 3 night stay with Monday and Friday arrivals for high season.

Bedlinen is provided for the double bed but guests need to bring their own for the bunks. The owners kindly ask that you have indoor shoes for use in the cabins and recommend wellies or walking boots for outside! 

Dogs welcome, but they must be kept on a lead due to livestock. See the terms regarding this when agreeing to book. There is a charge of £6 per dog per night, maximum of 2 per cabin.


Other extras that can be added are -

Fire wood - £10

BBQ coals - £10

Marshmallow Kit - £5

Room Types

Double Ensuite
Family Rooms







 Dining area



 Fire pit

 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks


 Lake / River

 Pub within walking distance



 Family friendly site

 Quiet after 10pm

On Arrival

 Bring your own linen

 Included - Linen

Shared Facilities

 Shared cooking facilities

 Shared washing up facilities

Young Children

 Welcome all ages


 Free parking


 Mid sized site (5-11 accoms)

 Quiet location



Do you provide bedding?

We provide bedding for the double bed but not for the bunk beds.

What do we need to bring?

We recommend you bring good shoes or wellies for outside and some slippers for inside the cabins.

Nearest Airport/s

Leeds Bradford / Teeside


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Content updated on 6th January 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Joanne Nicholson from Bird Cherry & Meadowsweet