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High Sides

Cottage Location : Reeth
Sleeps (max): 3 people
2 bedrooms

From as little as
for 7 nights


Key features

  • Peaceful village location
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Linen and towels provided
  • Electric Oven
  • Private parking
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Night storage heaters
  • Secure Bike Storage
  • Microwave
  • Pub Nearby
  • Electric included
  • Free Sat
  • Electric fire
  • Fridge freezer with compartment
  • Ideal for cycling / walking
  • DVD player

Accommodation Description

Situated in a quiet spot in Reeth, Swaledale, is an attractive two bedroom apartment on Hill Close, High Sides. This cosy holiday apartment is well appointed and has a large garage for secure storage of bikes and other outdoor equipment. What’s more, the apartment is only a stone’s throw from the village amenities of pubs, cafes, restaurant, ice cream parlour, gift shops, corner shops and post office.

Although there are other residents on hill close the apartment is unique as has no adjoining neighbours to the side only to the rear of the flat as is situated on a corner plot sitting above three garages, one belonging to High Sides and two belonging to a neighbouring cottages.  Access to the flat is up a private external staircase to an undercover porch. You enter into the entrance hallway and through to the living / dining room.  The two bedrooms are accessed off the living room with the double to the right and the single to the left. The kitchen is also off the living room and is of good size with plenty of storage and work surface space.

This holiday home is heated throughout by night storage heaters with the addition of an electric, coal effect fire for the colder evenings. There is private parking for one car on the drive with room for one car in the secure garage should you wish. Further on street parking can be found nearby should you require, this is on a first come first served basis.

High Sides is the ideal location for those looking to explore Swaledale by foot or by bike. No matter which way you turn you’ll be sure to find a footpath to take you on all kinds of walks from the challenging walks up Fremington edge to the peaceful meanders down to the River Swale.

Swaledale is also popular for both mountain and road biking with events being held throughout the year for both sports.  The area has also become very popular for road cyclists wanting to have a go at the Tour de France route.  Reeth and Grinton being the last villages before the steep climb over Grinton Moor.

There are also plenty of scenic drives to the picturesque villages up and down dale, over the Buttertubs to Wensleydale or up to Tan Hill Inn – the highest pub in England.  Several market towns are also in the area, such as Leyburn and Hawes both within 30 minutes’ drive from Reeth.  Approximately 30  minutes in the opposite direction is the Georgian town of Richmond.   There are several attractions worth visiting including the impressive castle,  waterfalls, museum, Georgian Theatre and The Station which is full of artisan products, ice cream parlour, cafe and a cinema.  A swimming pool is close by to The Station.

High Sides is one of our dog friendly holiday homes, one well behaved dog welcome (if you have more than one dog please call 01748 900420 and we shall see if we are able to accommodate).

To ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible all kitchen linen, bed linen and towels are provided and the electricity is included in the rental price.


This property sleeps a maximum of 3 people and has 2 bedrooms.
Ground floor:

2 bedroom: 1 Double, 1 Single, entrance hall, Living / Dining Room, Kitchen, Family bathroom with shower over, basin and W.C.


Garage with room for one car, private off road parking for one car

What's included:

Flat screen TV, freesat, DVD player, electric fireplace, night storage heating, electricity, bed and kitchen linen, towels included. Electric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge with freezer compartment. Washing machine, iron and ironing board. Hairdryer. Garage for secure bike storage. One well behaved dog welcome. No Smoking.

Booking Information

  • High Sides is available for week bookings Saturday to Saturday.
  • We can accept short break bookings in low and winter Seasons. Short breaks are either weekend breaks (3 nights, Friday to Monday) or mid-week breaks (4 nights, Monday – Friday)
  • If you wish to book a short break in high, upper mid or mid-seasons we can do this around four weeks in advance of your arrival date (click short breaks in the Yorkshire Dales for more information).
  • By making a booking through Holiday Home Yorkshire you have read and are accepting our Booking Conditions.


Can’t see the duration you require? We can at times accommodate alternative lengths of stays if available, please either email or call us on 01748 900420 for availability or to book.

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(3 customer reviews)

3 reviews for High Sides

  1. Nick

    The flat was in a great location and it was good to have use of the garage for bike storage.

  2. Steve

    Nice cosy apartment. Had everything we needed.Quiet but close to centre of Reeth. It was great having access to the garage to put a bike and our walking gear.

  3. Steven

    It’s a lovely apartment with all the amenities that we needed in the perfect location for some challenging bike rides.

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