Things to see and do - Skipton
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Skipton Travel guide
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The town is an ideal base from which to explore the Yorkshire Dales, either by car or by taking a cruise on the Leeds-Liverpool Canal, which crosses the Pennines. Its High Street leads up to the castle and hosts a traditional market four times a week.
Tourist attractions Skipton : Things to see and do
st. High GB - Skipton BD23 1AQ
Robert of Clifford fortified it in the early 14C. The fine Conduit Court was built by the 10th count but the current castle owes much to the restoration undertaken by Lady Anne Clifford (1589-1676) after the ravages of the civil war. She added a para..
Bolton Abbey GB - North Yorkshire BD23 6EX
Bolton Priory was founded by the Augustinians in around 1154 in a setting of great beauty on a bend in the River Wharfe. On the Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1534, the lead was stripped from all the roofs except for the nave of the church and the..
Rectory Lane GB - Skipton BD23 1ER
The church was enlarged in the 15C; its fine roof dates back to 1488 and the rood screen from 1533. After the Dissolution of the monasteries, the members of the Clifford family were buried not in Bolton Priory , where they were previously buried, but..
Grassington Road GB - Skipton BD23 3LA
Situated in Skipton, at the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, Craven Heifer Inn features a traditional restaurant and ale bar. There is free parking, free Wi-Fi and a large garden. The cosy bedrooms at Craven Heifer each have a private bathroom and ra..
Hellifield Road GB - Gargrave BD23 3NB
In the heart of the Yorkshire Dales and alongside the Leeds Liverpool Canal, Premier Inn Skipton North offers good value, comfortable accommodation. Rail stations are a short drive away. Some of the rooms at Premier Inn can accommodate 2 adults and ..
25 Newmarket Street GB - Skipton BD23 2JE
Prix Prices from : 55 £
Boutique 25 is a contemporary hotel offering stylish accommodation in the North Yorkshire town of Skipton. It has free Wi-Fi throughout, and an elegant wine and cocktail bar in its vaulted cellar. The individually designed rooms have sleek modern dé..
GB - Burnsall BD23 6BT
GB - Hetton BD23 6LT
18C stone inn, its characterful interior featuring old beams, wood-burning stoves and log fires. Despite its rural location, it's a popular place, and the staff cope well with the numbers. Seasonally changing menus offer hearty dishes of local produc..
GB - Hetton BD23 6LT
Formal restaurant comprising two smartly laid dining rooms with an intimate, romantic feel; now something of a local institution and surprisingly busy considering its rural location. Classically based cooking displays a few modern touches. Attentive,..
GB - Broughton BD23 3AE
Part of Ribble Valley Inns, a burgeoning pub company which proudly promotes local and very British ingredients and dishes. This solid, sizeable pub boasts log fires, beams and stone floors.
Summers Fold GB - Grassington BD23 5AE
GB - Burnsall BD23 6BU
Appealing stone inn on the riverbank with a cosy bar, laid-back lounge and a formally dressed dining room. Extensive menus offer pub favourites and local meat, fish and game, along with daily specials. Classic bedrooms have modern overtones; the anne..