Skipton Travel guide
Skipton : Michelin's recommendations
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
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..
High Street GB - Skipton BD23 1AH
This small museum is devoted to local history, archaeology, costume and life.
High Street 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 pa..
Broughton Road GB - Skipton BD23 1RT
Herriots Hotel in Skipton is situated at the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales and just 100m from Skipton Railway Station. Traditional food and quality cask ales are on the menu. The Herriots Hotel is a Victorian Listed building and is ideally situated..
Keighley Road GB - Skipton BD23 2TA
You will find this hotel just on the outskirts of Skipton, a traditional market town in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Dine in the canalside Baby Swan restaurant where a stream of activity keeps you entertained restaurant - offering straightforward, ..
25 Newmarket Street GB - Skipton BD23 2JE
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..
Broughton GB - Skipton 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.