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Yurtshire Newburgh Priory

York, North Yorkshire, England

3 Yurts in stunning scenery on the edge of ancient woodland by Yorkshire Dales. Hot tub / wildlife / activities to entertain. Closed in winter.

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At Yurtshire the concept is simple. Beautiful yurts with comfortable facilities in stunning landscapes. OPEN FROM 4 April to 20 October.

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. Furnished with a double bed and both a double and single futon means the yurts are ideal for either a couple on a romantic getaway or a group of friends or family just wanting to get away from it all.

Set in the spectacular landscape of the Howardian Hills in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. There are 3 beautiful yurts which sit nicely on the edge of an ancient woodland with views over the Priory and stunning countryside beyond. Yurtshire have also carefully considered all the facilities to guarantee your stay is as comfortable and relaxing as possible whilst not compromising on the enjoyment of staying in the great outdoors.

Offering 'off-grid' living means no electricity - lanterns, candles and torches are provided. Each yurt sits on decking and sleeps up to 5 on 1 double bed, 1 double futon and 1 single futon. Duvets, pillows, rugs, luxury Egyptian cotton sheets are provided. However the yurts do benefit from flushing toilets, hot water showers plus a wood burning stove, as well as being equipped with everything else you should need during your stay.

Also see Yurtshire Fountains.

Dogs welcome.

There is a minimum 2 night stay with prices starting from £104.25 a night. Start dates for 2 nights stays are Monday, Wednesday, Friday. It is possible to visit Yurtshire between April and October.

Room Types

Double Ensuite
Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more

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