Gorgeous Yorkshire Holiday Cottage – Delve into the Dales


Elmet Farmhouse Luxury Yorkshire Cottage (Sleeps 6)

Hebden Bridge – Haworth – Yorkshire Dales 

A big toasty Yorkshire farmhouse with inspiring interiors and breathtaking views above quirky Hebden Bridge, near Haworth. Delve into the Dales in this delightful hilltop holiday cottage – Yorkshire at its finest

Sorry, no dogs

Step inside Elmet Farmhouse

Treat yourself to a little bit of heaven at Elmet Farmhouse, a sublime Yorkshire holiday cottage with gorgeous interiors and spectacular views. Surrounded by wildflower meadows, this historic farmhouse is steeped in character with stone mullion windows and a wood-burning stove.

Perched on the hill above picturesque Hebden Bridge, Elmet Farmhouse offers luxurious self-catering accommodation in an idyllic spot near Haworth and the Yorkshire Dales. Beautifully decorated, with a lovely garden, this enchanting cottage is ideal for family holidaysromantic retreats, birthday treats and weekend breaks.

Comfortable and spacious, the farmhouse has a roomy lounge with a huge carved stone fireplace, a large well-equipped kitchen with a big oak dining table, 3 airy bedrooms (1 double and 2 twins) and 2 bathrooms. Each room is full of design delights, including stunning Midcentury Modern furniture, vintage textiles, and exquisite lamps and wallpapers by local designer Hannah Nunn.

Located in the village of Pecket Well – where the hills meet the heavens – Elmet offers a walkers’ paradise. Hike from the door through some of Yorkshire’s most diverse and dramatic landscapes: hills & dales, rivers & waterfalls, wildflower meadows & heather moors. See curlews, lapwings, barn owls and roe deer in their natural habitats. A wildlife haven in a truly stunning place.

Admire the Amazing Views

Overlooking the beautiful wooded valley of Hardcastle Crags, with Heptonstall and Stoodley Pike on the horizon, Elmet Farmhouse has panoramic hilltop views  – like a Turner painting in 3D. 

Garden and Meadows

With its pretty cottage garden and wildflower meadows, Elmet provides an idyllic rural retreat. An oasis of tranquility, Elmet is the perfect place to relax and unwind. 

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Elmet Farmhouse sleeps 6. Sorry, no dogs

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Hang out in Hebden Bridge

Hip and happening Hebden Bridge is a hub of creativity and a place of beauty with its quirky independent shops, friendly pubs and cafés, canalside walks and higgledy-piggledy double-decker terraces clinging to the hills.

Stroll through Hardcastle Crags

The ravishing National Trust estate of Hardcastle Crags is literally on the doorstep. Stroll along the river through a dramatic wooded gorge awash with bluebells in spring.

Haworth & Brontë Country

Hop over the hill to Haworth, home of the remarkable Brontë sisters, where Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights were written. Take a trip on the famous Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, setting for The Railway Children.

Dales on the Doorstep

Revel in a walker’s paradise with footpaths galore through a wildlife haven of rolling hills & dales. See deer, owls and curlews in their natural habitats. Hike through wooded valleys, hay meadows and heather moors.

Delve into the Yorkshire Dales

Explore the glorious landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Revel in the dramatic beauty of Wharfedale, Ribblesdale and NidderdaleBe inspired by geological marvels such as Malham Cove, Gordale Scar and Brimham Rocks. 

Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath and Anne Lister

Discover the rich literary legacy of local poet Ted Hughes, who was inspired by the landscape around Hebden Bridge. Pay homage to Sylvia Plath in the ancient village of Heptonstall. Visit Shibden Hall in Halifax, home of the celebrated 19th century diarist Anne Lister – also known as Gentleman Jack.

Everyone loves Elmet

A few comments from our recent guests:

‘Great house for a family holiday. The house was lovely and the views wonderful. Our children loved playing in the field. Great walks. (August 2021)

‘Most enjoyable stay at Elmet Farmhouse. Beautiful home. So welcoming and with such attention to detail. Breathtaking hikes and excellent pubs.’ (July 2021)

‘What a beautiful location and view! Fabulous walks and wildlife.’ (July 2021)

‘The view was amazing. The whole place was very calming. Thank you so much.’ (July 2021)

‘A peaceful and restful break. Fantastic views. The deer were an added bonus.’ (July 2021)

‘Lovely house, kept to a very high standard. Great views. A great location for visiting the area.’ (July 2021)

‘We have thoroughly enjoyed Elmet Farmhouse. It has been a joy to live in such a beautifully designed interior. The view is fabulous and the garden beautiful. We hope to return before too long. (June 2021)

‘A wonderful return to Elmet two years on. The house is looking lovely as always and we love the additions to artworks. We saw the barn owl again!’  (May 2021)

‘It’s been so lovely to return to Elmet – such a special place and every bit as beautiful, comfy, cosy and interesting as we remembered. Lovely to see Hebden Bridge coming back to life after lockdown. Thanks for another wonderful stay.’  (April 2021)

‘We are all so delighted to have this wonderful family break. The house is beautiful with amazing scenery and loads to see in the local area.’  (October 2020)

‘This break was just what was needed. The house is beautiful. I love mid-century design. We enjoyed fantastic walks to Heptonstall, Hardcastle Crags, Crimsworth Dean and Ilkley Moor. Everything we needed was here – and the fabulous house and views.’  (October 2020)

‘Elmet Farmhouse has proved worthy of a place in our memories. Such peaceful, totally silent nights – bliss! We had a wonderful time here, and truly got a taste of Yorkshire.’  (September 2020)

‘A lovely week spent escaping, in a space with plenty of room to breathe. Bridestones, Stoodley Pike, Yorkshire Sculpture Park all wonderful.’  (September 2020)

‘Thank you for a wonderful stay in a beautiful part of the country. So many things to see and do close by. Seeing the fawn in the field in front of the house was a highlight!’  (September 2020)

‘Great house in a wonderful location. Explored lots of places as a family. So many great trail routes. An early morning run to Stoodley Pike was fab!’ (August 2020)

‘Another wonderful time at Elmet. We have been able to escape and enjoy this beautiful house together as a family.’ (August 2020)

‘Very comfortable house, with lots to do and see. The situation is excellent: great views, quiet, space. The house was extremely well organised and everything was thought through to make our stay safe and easy. We would love to return to this beautiful part of Yorkshire.’ (August 2020)


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