Crag House Farm

Crag House Farm

Crag House Farm

TWO BEAUTIFUL LUXURY SELF-CATERING HOLIDAY COTTAGES IN THE NORTH YORK MOORS NATIONAL PARK

Spacious 5 star Luxury ‘Gold’ Rated Exceptional by VisitEngland. AA

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Tucked away along a secluded lane in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside lies Crag House Farm an ancient Grade ll listed Yorkshire Long House and Barns in the heart of the glorious North York Moors National Park.

Clustered around a charming  green and dovecot in peaceful Danby Dale, close to the pretty moorland villages of Castleton and Danby and 15 minutes from Yorkshire’s Heritage Coast.

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Crag House Farm
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Bathroom at Crag House Farm
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Testimonials – what our guests are saying after their stay:

DALE VIEW BARN AUGUST 2023

Dear Liz and Danny. What an amazing hidden gem in the middle of the North York Moors, we were very spoilt here in the 'luxurious barn' with the best views of the area! Especially for our first visit to this area of England this was spectacular. With the little girls real sightseeing was quite challenging, but we still managed to get a taste of the area:...

DALE VIEW BARN AUGUST 2023

Great holiday! Relaxing stay with amazing countryside all around. Recommended - Danby Bakery, Staithes for crabbing + fossils. Robin Hood's Bay, Betty's @ Northallerton. Thanks again.

BEACON VIEW BARN JULY 2023

There isn't much we can add to what everyone else has said.... Perfect welcome, perfect cottage, great barbie and 'sit ootery'.... + fab grass (well done Danny!). PS The cakes from Danby Bakery were amazing:-)

DALE VIEW BARN JULY 2023

We enjoyed our stay greatly at your lovely barn. Very much appreciated your tasty hospitality too! Highlights, in addition to this idyllic spot, were the Steam Train trip through the Esk Valley, Whitby, including a boat trip and Rievaulx Abbey and Helmsley Walled Gardens. Some great gastro pubs tested too - thanks for your recommendations.

DALE VIEW BARN JUNE 2023

Another fantastic week at Crag House Farm. Weather was perfect and we spent the week exploring this wonderful area. Liz and Danny perfect hosts as usual. Thanks for the tip-off about the Tawny owl chicks! We hope to return.

BEACON VIEW BARN MAY 2023

Lovely to spend a couple of days in such a beautiful part of the country. The barn is perfect, we have enjoyed catching up with our friends, did a couple of walks then relaxed back in the cosy barn.

DALE VIEW BARN MAY 2023

Idyllic Spot: Excellent facilities. Charming Chatelaine (Liz). All con's were Mod! Could've have stayed much longer. Absolutely loved it! Many thanks.

BEACON VIEW BARN MAY 2023

Like several other visitors, we've had the good fortune to stay in both of your lovely barns - and can't decide which one we like the best! We just love being around your little green with it's dovecote and then experiencing the sweep of wilderness on the other side - we'd never get tired of the view towards the church and the way the light moves over the...

BEACON VIEW BARN APRIL 2023

Dear Liz and Danny. Thank you once again for a fabulous week in Beacon View barn. We just can't get enough of this place. (Evident by this being our 7th visit!) It is so peaceful and relaxing. A real escape from our day to day lives! We have had lots of lovely trips out with favourites being: The Birds of Prey Centre in Helmsley. A trip on the steam train...

DALE VIEW BARN APRIL 2023

Dear Liz and Danny. We have had a wonderful 4 days in Dale View Barn - waking up to pheasants and the cuckoo calling. Wandering down to play pooh sticks on the stone bridge and laze on the bench at St Hilda's across the valley. We were lucky enough to catch Whitby in the middle of Goth fest - what a fabulous spectacle. Thank you for the toys - a special...

DALE VIEW BARN APRIL 2023

We have had another wonderful holiday at Dale View (our fourth), the most stunning, solid, well equipped and welcoming house we've ever stayed in. We've made for old favourites this fortnight, in sunshine, rain, hail and fog: Runswick and Robin Hood's Bay for fossils, sea grassland pebbles; walks over the top to the Cycle Hub cafe in Fryup Dale, along...

BEACON VIEW BARN NEW YEAR 2023

We feel so lucky to have started 2023 here. Our fifth visit and we hope not our last. There is still so much to do! It's been wonderful to see Beacon View and the moors at such a different time of year and having the excuse to be cosy by the fire. Thank you again Liz and Danny for being such perfect hosts - we only have one question: How does the 14ft...

DALE VIEW BARN CHRISTMAS 2022

Another happy family Christmas at Dale View Barn. We walked Egton Bridge, to Great Fryup dale, around the Esk valley and to Whitby. Lillie's food was delicious as was the fare from Beadlam Grange Farm. It snowed on Boxing Day but we still walked. The Christmas Day service at St Hilda's was fun and the Christmas Eve Carol service @ Danby Methodist Church...

BEACON VIEW BARN DECEMBER 2022

What an amazing special place for a relaxing 3 days with friends. Congratulations Danny and Liz for all you have achieved at your farm. It has been so much fun surprising you with our visit after 25 years! Danny has matured into a handsome 007 and Liz you are still beautiful and so much fun as when we were supporting our Pentathlete boyfriends! Thank you...

DALE VIEW BARN OCTOBER 2022

Dear Liz and Danny. What an amazing place! This is the nicest barn conversion we have stayed in, you have thought about everything to make our stay most comfortable and special. The whole area is stunning. We have had the loveliest, most relaxing week visiting beautiful places such as Robin Hood's Bay, Runswick Bay, Staithes, Whitby and many more. The...

BEACON VIEW BARN 0CTOBER 2022

What a wonderful way to celebrate my husband's 90th birthday, organised by our daughter Jane:- Lovely accommodation, fantastic scenery and memorable stay which will stay for ever in our daughters memory:- Thank you

BEACON VIEW BARN OCTOBER 2022

We loved Beacon View - a warm welcome from Liz and a harvest moon greeted us. The weather has been fabulous so we were able to enjoy the coast walks around Robin Hood's Bay without getting blown away. The heritage steam railway was fascinating and the station at Pickering, a good place to see the engines depart for Whitby as well as purchase train...

BEACON VIEW BARN SEPTEMBER 2022

How wonderful to spend one week with our family of three generations in this beautiful place! Beacon View is ideal for everyone who likes remote locations, peace and comfort within picturesque surroundings and lovely walks from the doorstep.What a divine place indeed! Liz and Danny do everything to make holidays a delight. The house is well equipped, we...

DALE VIEW BARN AUGUST 2022

Dear Liz and Danny. We have all had a lovely time at Dale View! On our arrival the house was buried under a thick blanket of fog, but fortunately the weather brightened up and we enjoyed our week of fun in the Yorkshire sun. Yorkshire is truly 'God's Country'! Whitby and Rievaulx Abbeys were stunning, we also enjoyed walks along the coast and e-biking up...

DALE VIEW BARN AUGUST 2022

We have had an awesome time at Dale View and the views are marvellous! On one day we saw a huge bright rainbow! we loved the fabulous sandy beaches and the nature walks. The cake was delicious and thank you for the Prosecco wine! A big plus from us for the outdoor dining area and the picnic table. This is one of the best cottages that we have ever stayed...

DALE VIEW BARN JULY 2022

Dear Liz and Danny. Thanks for a wonderful week in Dale View, it's a fabulous cottage and we've been blessed with the weather and able to enjoy the toys you loaned us (thanks!) in the garden too. Thanks too for the tips on where to eat - Pizza West Whitby,. The Lion Inn Blakey Rigg and The Fox & Hounds Ainthorpe were all excellent. Sylvia loved Danby...

BEACON VIEW BARN JULY 2022

Dear Danny and Liz. Thank you so much for such a wonderful time. It was just what we needed for the summer! Crag House Farm is the best! What we did: Paddle boarding x 2, Aqua Park, Walks x6, Seaside, Wild Swimming@Thomason Foss, Dalby Forest+Go Ape, hired bikes, Castle Howard, York Betty's tea room, Harrogate, Whitby fish and chips, etc etc

BEACON VIEW BARN JULY 2022

Crag Farm is always a pleasure, this is our 3rd time. We've had beautiful weather all week (we can't believe it either) and have made the most of it with a swim at Whitby, a walk up Roseberry Topping, a walk down the coast at Robin Hood's Bay and many a pint + cake. The beautiful views at Beacon provide such a wonderful base! Thank you Liz and Danny your...

DALE VIEW BARN JULY 2022

Dear Liz and Danny. We have had a wonderful stay and are going back refreshed and re-charged! The barn is so comfortable and well equipped and has been the perfect place in the heatwave this week - particularly in a shady spot under the tree in the garden! We've enjoyed some great day trips to Whitby, Robin Hood's Bay and York and then coming home to the...
Crag House Farm

A stunning rural retreat in an amazing location – walks from your doorstep – wonderful wildlife – come and explore this unspoilt and beautiful part of England. Ideally placed to visit historic York, quirky Whitby, quaint fishing villages and quintessential Yorkshire market towns.

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Picture soaring skies, huge views, your own ancient sandstone barn surrounded by 554 square miles of magical moorland, ancient woodland, idyllic dales, historic sites and a stunning Jurassic Age coastline to explore.

‘Peace and tranquillity that’s hard to find’

Crag House Farm