Luxury Yorkshire Self Catering Holiday Cottage

Elmet Farmhouse Holiday Cottage (Sleeps 6)

Hebden Bridge – Haworth – Yorkshire Dales 

A big toasty farmhouse above hip Hebden Bridge with inspiring interiors and breathtaking hilltop views – Yorkshire at its finest

Look inside the farmhouse

A holiday cottage like no other, Elmet Farmhouse has a real wow factor with its stone mullion windows, huge fireplace and cosy wood-burning stove. Beautifully decorated and full of character, this historic Yorkshire farmhouse offers luxurious self-catering accommodation for 6 people in a spectacular location on top of the Pennines.

Comfortable and spacious, the farmhouse has a large lounge, roomy kitchen, three airy bedrooms (1 double and 2 twins) and two bathrooms. A truly special place to stay, it’s full of design delights: Scandi-modern furniture, vintage textiles, lamps and wallpapers by local designer Hannah Nunn.

Admire the amazing views

Perched above the steep wooded valley of Hardcastle Crags with panoramic views of Heptonstall and Stoodley Pike, Elmet Farmhouse overlooks a dramatic landscape of rolling Pennine hills.

Relax in the garden

With its cottage garden surrounded by meadows, Elmet Farmhouse provides an idyllic rural retreat. An oasis of tranquility near a friendly village pub, Elmet is the perfect place to relax and unwind. 

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Hang out in Hebden Bridge

Hip and happening Hebden Bridge is a hub of creativity, full of quirky independent shops, cool bars and higgledy-piggledy double-decker terraces clinging to the hills.

Stroll through Hardcastle Crags

Walk from the door into the woodland paradise of Hardcastle Crags. Stroll along riverside paths through narrow gorges full of bluebells in spring.

Haworth & Brontë Country

Hop over the hill to Haworth village, where the remarkable Bronte sisters wrote their extraordinary novels, Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights.

Dales on the Doorstep

The hills & dales around Hebden Bridge offer a walker’s paradise and wildlife haven with footpaths galore through plunging valleys, bluebell woods, hay meadows and heather moors. 

Delve into the Yorkshire Dales

Delve into the glorious Yorkshire Dales National Park. Discover the geological marvels of Malham Cove and the delights of Wharfedale and Nidderdale.  

Ted Hughes & Sylvia Plath

The landscape around Hebden Bridge was a lifelong inspiration for local poet Ted Hughes. Visit the grave of legendary American writer Sylvia Plath in Heptonstall, where Hughes’s parents lived.

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Everyone loves Elmet

Perfect for family holidays and groups of friends, Elmet Farmhouse is ideal for birthday treats, romantic retreats and weekend breaks. Everyone loves Elmet, as you’ll hear…

‘A beautiful and comfortable “home from home” with lovely walks from the doorstep.’  

‘Fabulous house. We loved it. Toasty, super-clean, excellently furnished. We arrived in the dark so we had the morning bonus of that fantastic view! Thoughtful touches, fascinating homeware… definite home envy.’  

‘All the family blown away by Hebden Bridge. Now we have found the place to return to! Thanks for all the work you have put in to make Elmet the haven it is.‘ 

‘Thank you for a wonderful visit! Love the original features in the house. Such a comfortable stay. Stunning views and autumn colours. So much to do in the surrounding areas – no need to travel far.‘ 

‘Expect an extra special stay. We had cosy nights by the fire, laughs around the kitchen table and watching THAT view.‘ 

‘Wonderful relaxing weekend. An absolute pleasure to return and enjoy your beautiful home. We just love coming here to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday city life. 

‘Many thanks for another wonderful few days in your delightful cottage. We enjoyed superb weather which was great for our walks and visits to local places.’

‘Wonderful stay at Elmet Farmhouse. The views are absolutely stunning. Being able to wake up to those sights each morning was a real treat for us. Hardcastle Crags is a must, as is a visit to Haworth. A lovely and restful week.’ 

‘Lovely relaxing week at Elmet. The view is very restorative. Just looking out of your beautiful windows makes you feel better! Malham was gorgeous and we can thoroughly recommend the scenic walks around Hebden Bridge.’ 

‘Thank you for a lovely stay. The cottage was very comfortable and well equipped. Great views. The kids really enjoyed playing in the garden and exploring the local paths.’ 

‘Beautiful farmhouse, beautifully decorated. We’ve really enjoyed staying here. Your care and love to this place has shown through all the details.’ 

‘Gorgeous home in a wonderful location, full of soul and created with much love. Many thanks. It has been amazing.’

‘Wonderful. This place is worthy of a poem. A big appreciative thank you for creating such a wonderful place for us all to enjoy.’ 

‘Stunning – the hot sunny weather could not have done your beautiful place any more justice. Thank you for your wonderful hospitality.’

‘A wonderful stay with old friends in a beautiful spot. Very comfortable and stylish accommodation. Beautiful walks. Excellent facilities and the loved the little personal touches.’

‘We couldn’t have had better weather or a better welcome to this amazing property. A truly wonderful experience. Your Mid-Century design has been an inspiration.’ 

‘Excellent cottage. Stunning environment. Everything was perfect. We really loved it. The rooms were lovely. We’ve never stayed in a place where the host was so kind, helpful and professional.’ 

‘Beautifully renovated and stylishly furnished farmhouse. The attention to detail is incredible and your expertise in design really shows. We all felt very lucky to have stayed at Elmet. A perfect base for walking.’ 

‘Lovely week in this beautiful home. We were blessed with glorious sunny weather, which made sitting and admiring the view even more relaxing.’ 

‘Thank you for a wonderful stay. It couldn’t have been more relaxing. Such a beautiful spot. The perfect home from home and a real inspiration too.‘ 

‘Beautiful home with spectacular surroundings. It’s been a treatWe had a really lovely weekend, one to remember.‘ 

A wonderful place! The views are spectacular. So peaceful. We’ve had a fantastic “Retreat” and feel refreshed, spiritually and in body. The tranquility and peace have provided an astonishing rest for us.’ 

‘Our stay at Elmet Farmhouse has been a revelation. The heritage and charm of the house, the social and literary heritage of the area, the wonderful landscapes and views – have absorbed and transformed us. The farmhouse renovation and decorations are inspired and inspiring – it couldn’t have been more perfect.’ 

‘Third year, and we love it more than EVER!! The weather has been amazing – snow at the beginning of the week was so thick we got out on the sledge. Beautiful walks and cosy evenings – perfect half-term.’ 

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