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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Thirsk, North Yorkshire, England
Blacksmiths cottage, in Balk near Thirsk (part of Horseshoebarns Luxury Cottages) has been awarded 5* Gold by Quality in Tourism. It is a luxury holiday cottage , with a private hot tub and has been decorated and furnished to a very high standard with high quality furniture and accessories.Blacksmiths Cottage will provide the perfect retreat for those seeking the pleasure of a relaxing break amidst quiet and contemporary surroundings only five minutes drive from the busy market town of Thirsk, the pretty village of Kilburn and only a short drive from the historical medieval city of YorkThe cottage is set within a secure gated complex with ample parking and boasts the added luxury of a hot tub so you can take a dip and enjoy some star gazing as the warm bubbles soothe away the stresses of life!Whether you are looking to spend some qualit... Read more
About the Owner, Catherine T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 29 days ago
Listed since : May 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 47 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
The cottage is part of a converted barn and set within a secure gated complex. The owner(Catherine) lives on site and either myself or a member of my family will be there on arrival to greet guests and show them round the cottage and answer any questions.
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Hayley W
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in March 2018

Me, my new husband and our 6 year old, Lewie spent Easter weekend in the Blacksmiths cottage for our minimoon. The cottage is luxurious, homely and has everything you could need. It was spotlessly clean. Catherine met us on arrival, she is the perfect host and had gone to the trouble of collecting leaflets of things we may like to...

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balhome1
Eastleigh, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Very clean and tidy. Catherine and her husband Dave were very welcoming. Everything was of a very high standard. We will return one day.

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Management response:

Thank you very much for your review. It was a pleasure to have you stay and would certainly welcome you back again

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BacardiMa...
Marple, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
129 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

The cottage is like a Tardis, you step straight into the lounge area, then the rooms appear. Very tastefully decorated (and clean !) with everything you need, ie Kitchen has all the 'stuff' you need. Welcome pack includes flapjacks and home made bread. The location allows you to get to Sutton Bank, Kilburn and Thirsk within minutes. We enjoyed morning...

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Thank you very much for a lovely review and really glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back some time in the future.

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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Default 3 nights
S$277
£150
S$277
£150
S$1,662
£900
16 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
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3 nights
S$340
£184
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S$2,031
£1,100
25 May 2018 -
3 Jun 2018
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3 nights
S$388
£210
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S$2,253
£1,220
4 Jun 2018 -
12 Jul 2018
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3 nights
S$340
£184
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S$2,031
£1,100
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: S$277 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The traditional market town of Thirsk is situated between two of Englands most famous national parks, to the west lies the Yorkshire Dales National Park and to the east the North York Moors National Park. This picturesque Yorkshire town is set in an ideal location for exploring the breathtaking countryside of Yorkshire and is a favourite place for walkers, cyclists or those who just want to chill out with friends and family.
The town has a stunning medieval market square which holds twice weekly markets on Mondays and Saturdays. Around the paved square there are narrow lanes and walkways with numerous specialist shops to explore.
Famous for its race course which attracts visitors from far and wide, and the acclaimed author James Herriot, who based his stories on the area, Thirsk offers a n...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Thirsk Station: 6.0 km
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