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Welcome to Poppy Cottages No. 1 & 2, Carleton-in-Craven, Skipton 

Poppy Cottage Guest House 

Following on from 'Poppy Cottage Guest House',  which we ran for 7 years and gained Tripadvisors 'Certificate of Excellence', for 5 years running, Poppy Cottages No. 1 & 2 (which are currently undergoing refurbishment) will be two luxury and individual one-bedroomed cottages with wood-burning stoves, cosy lounges, beautiful bathrooms, stylish open planned kitchens and the fabulous hot-tub to Poppy No. 1.    We also appreciate just how important breakfast is in the morning so our cottages will have some essential breakfast items such as a selection of cereals , milk, tea & coffee provided.  We can also arrange for a 'breakfast welcome pack' to left in your fridge for your arrival.  See our food page for more details.

Available from Easter 2017 with bookings now being taken with no deposit required.  

Poppy Cottages are located in the quiet little village of Carleton-in-Craven on the outskirts of Skipton and are set in their own courtyard, having private parking and stunning views of the hills and countryside. Attached to our home at Ivy Cottage Farm, a traditional Yorkshire Dales Longhouse, which is believed to date back to the late 16th Century.  the cottages were once the original barn to the farmhouse and have lovely thick stone walls and wood burning stoves.  

The village of Carleton itself is only 2 miles from Skipton and has its own village shop where you can get all your basic essentials, post office and local village pub within walking distance which serve evening meals.  It is within comfortable, level walking distance of the town, following either the public footpath route across open countryside or by taking the pavemented route into town and has a regular bus service Monday to Fridays.  

As we live next door at Ivy Cottage Farm we will be able to offer flexibility with bookings and the cottages will be available for mini-breaks of 3 or 4 nights and discounts given when staying for longer periods.  With our experience of running a successful B&B, we aim to offer the same level of comfort and service and are keen to provide guests with many added extras and essentials which will make your stay not only comfortable but hopefully memorable.

For all these reasons and many more  we believe Poppy Cottages are the ideal base for those who want to escape the hustle & bustle of the town yet have all the amenities and attractions close to hand along with the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park on your doorstep. 

Please don't hesitate to give me a call (Sally) on 01756 792874 to discuss all your booking requirements.

Steve & Sally Hall
Ivy Cottage Farm
Main Street, Carleton
BD23 3BY

Phone: 01756 792874
Email: sallystevehall@gmail.com

Selection of Our Rooms

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Poppy Cottage No. 1

A lovely cottage, suitable for 2 people and having a superb south facing patio/garden area, with a fabulous hot tub, surrounded by plants and shrubs and a wooden gazebo over. Open planned living area with stylish kitchen and solid fuel stove. Large...
  • Wifi
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Tea and Coffee Maker
  • Toiletries
  • DVD Player

Poppy Cottage No. 2

Poppy Cottage No.2 is a lovely stone cottage which can sleep up to 4 people, with use of a a pull out sofa in the lounge. With a country cottage kitchen and dining room, and ground floor w.c. Cosy lounge with wooden floors, whitewashed beams and sol...
  • Wifi
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Tea and Coffee Maker
  • Toiletries
  • DVD Player


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Arrival & Departure

Check in: 3.00pm till 7.00pm Check out: 10.30am.