The Great Yorkshire Forest

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The Great Yorkshire Forest in the “Secret Life of the Forest”

Starting this Wednesday at 8pm, you’ll get to discover a little bit about our back garden – The Great Yorkshire Forest. Made up of Dalby Forest, Cropton Forest and Langdale Forest, the Great Yorkshire Forest is a fantastic place to visit, explore and enjoy.

Follow the 8 part documentary series called “Secret Life of the Forest” on Channel 5 and get to learn more about our lovely part the world and see some of its local inhabitants in action, including beavers!

You can catch up on demand as well by visiting –



Bluebells and Garlic Walk

Bluebells and Garlic Walk

Last weekend with the first of the good weather we ventured out to a spot about 25 minutes away from our cottages at Cliff House Holiday Cottages to look for Bluebells and Garlic, and we were not disappointed, as the bluebells and garlic looked amazing!...

A Day Out in York

A Day Out in York

York is a city that has a long history, and is only a 45 minute drive from our cottages here at Cliff House Holiday Cottages.  Making it a great place to go for a full on day out with lots for everyone in the family to see and do. If you aren't going to take the train...