There are plenty of activities to keep you occupied and entertained during your Yorkshire Dales break. Mountain bikes can be hired and there are many riding stables in the area. Fantastic fishing can be found on the Swale as close as Richmond itself and there are endless miles of exhilarating walks across the Dales. Natural Retreats also works with Natural Perspectives to provide fitness and wellbeing breaks at the Yorkshire Dales, with professional fitness instruction that will revitalise the body and relax the mind.
Plenty of family attractions are situated locally, including educational places like Darlington Railway museum, housed in one of the oldest railway stations and the great Castle of Richmond and entertaining places for thrill seekers such as Aerial Extreme in Bedale and Adrenalin North Yorkshire.
Jump in the car and explore the scenic landscape of Yorkshire’s beaches. With a surprising collection of sandy beaches and cliff faces, pack a picnic and enjoy a great day out.
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If fine dining gets your mouth watering, you’re in luck in Yorkshire, with its 6 Michelin star restaurants — the most in any county in England. Or if you’re eating with the children a range of family friendly pubs and restaurants offer quality dishes using local produce.
Caving, canoeing, fishing, golf, gliding, or mountain biking — however you like to spend your days on holiday there are plenty of sports and activities to try in the Yorkshire Dales. It’s a non-stop adventure!
This acclaimed walk crosses England from the Irish Sea to the North Sea via three national parks: the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, and the North York Moors. Close to the Richmond leg of the walk, our Yorkshire Dales lodges are ideally located for a night or two of relaxation!
Natural Retreats Concierge are able to recommend and book full itineraries and programmes allowing you to make the most of your stay and creating memories that last forever.
We offer luxury as standard, but that's the only thing that is standard about our residences. Each offers something unique and memorable, a different accent on luxury that ensures every visit reveals a new experience. From our award-winning eco-lodges at John o'Groats & the Yorkshire Dales to our luxury apartments at Fistral Beach in Cornwall, all are superbly appointed and ideally located for the perfect UK self catering holiday.
Treat yourself to a relaxing or romantic weekend immersed in the luxury of our retreats. Or use it as the ideal base for your favourite activity: surfing, hiking, cycling, diving or exploring the local attractions. Return home feeling re-energised and ready for a new week. And start planning your next Natural Retreats break.
Family holidays are what memories are made of, and all of our locations are perfect for the ideal family break (and that includes the family pet). Not just wonderful settings in themselves but close to activities the entire family can enjoy. The Eden Project for example, close to Trewhiddle, or Snowdonia National Park, for which our Llyn Peninsula cottages are a perfect base.
Nothing comes close to a Natural Retreats holiday for memorable experiences. Whether it be touring the romantic Yorkshire Dales, exploring the beautiful Welsh or Cornish coastline, or hiking in the rugged beauty of the Highlands of Scotland, you’re always close to something to do that will leave you with lasting memories of your holiday.
Discover the real beauty of owning with us. Natural Retreats holiday homes are your chance to own a part of our wonderful locations. Whether it be Whole or Shared Ownership, Natural Retreats Residences are a opportunity to connect with nature and live your dreams.
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