Gamekeepers Cottage

“Lovely holiday cottage close to the Forest of Bowland.” - VisitEngland Assessor


Wigglesworth, North Yorkshire

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Gamekeepers Cottage sleeps six and is set in the Yorkshire Dales on the edge of the Forest of Bowland. It has two ground floor bedrooms which each have a bathroom. Close to Settle (for the Settle to Carlisle railway), Skipton and its Castle. Families, dogs, cyclists are all welcome. Hens, goats and a goose are all in residence.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

VE star rating for Self Catering
Gold Award
Recommended for families
Recommended for cyclists
Recommended for walkers
Recommended for pets and their owners
Suitable for older and less mobile guests
Suitable for hearing impaired guests
Suitable for visually impaired guests

Awards and ratings may only apply to specific accommodation units at this location.

Gamekeepers Cottage
Becks Brow, WIGGLESWORTH, North Yorks, BD23 4SA


  • Total units: 1
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.

The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.

York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.


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