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Yurtshire Fountains

Aldfield, North Yorkshire, England

Beautiful yurts in the Nidderdale AONB + close to the Yorkshire Dales. Great for couples, families and groups, with hot tub. Closed in winter.

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Yurtshire Fountains is an exclusive site offering 4 luxury yurts, all with private hot tubs in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This 'off grid' site is a great destination for couples, groups of friends and families alike. It offers guests a fantastic opportunity to wind down, relax and simply enjoy the benefits of a Yurtshire break or to explore the stunning surroundings.

The yurts sit in a beautiful meadow with fantastic views over the countryside scenery. The site is just a mile from the world famous Fountains Abbey and Studley Park World Heritage site and Ripon is only 3 miles away. Other nearby attractions include Harrogate, Newby Hall, Brimham Rocks and Bolton Castle. There are also many excellent pubs and restaurants in the area.

The handcrafted yurts all have steam bent ash beams and a unique round top solid oak door. The chic interiors are both rustic and cosy. Each is furnished with a double bed and both a double and single futon. In the true nature of sustainable living the yurts are self-contained with their own private flushing toilet and hot water shower as well as being fully equipped with everything that you need during your stay including a wood burner, outdoor fire pit and communal BBQ, cooking facilities and utensils, outdoor table and chairs, rugs, coat hanger/wardrobe, bedding and towels. Plus your own private hot tub!

There is a 2-night minimum stay and prices start from £104.25 a night for 2 people. Arrivals and departures on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. The site is closed between November and March.

Also, see Yurtshire Newburgh Priory.

Room Types

Double
Triple
Quad
Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more

Nearest Airport/s

Birmingham