What our guests have written about us


The Round House


Lovely weekend in the Round House, very relaxing. Nice people, nice pubs and a brilliant stay.

Mr & Mrs L. Lancashire. 14/11/15


Came for peace and relaxation from the hustle & bustle of London - and - oh bliss, so peaceful. Lovely welcome from Rodger. will definitely return for true Yorkshire hospitality.

Mr & Mrs H. Surrey. 7/11/15


Stayed here for 5 days. Weather has not been brilliant but we've managed a couple of walks in the area & other days have done some ‘town trails’ and have enjoyed exploring the area by car. Thank you for the cosy accommodation.

Mr & Mrs C. Cambridgeshire. 2/11/15


Warm cosy cottage in a lovely part of North Yorkshire. We enjoyed lovely weather for the majority of our stay. Thank you for your warm hospitality Hilary & Rodger.

Mr & Mrs T. Salisbury. 17/10/15


Thank you Rodger & Hilary, wonderful week. Beautiful cottage. weather extraordinarily brilliant. We have had such a wonderful week, so much to see. Walked miles. We will be back.

Mr & Mrs T. Ramsgate. 26/9/15


Lovely stay in the Round House, nice warm welcome from Rodger.Excellent location, enjoyed visits to Hawes & Bedale very much. Did some lovely long walks. Thank you.

Mr & Mrs I. Selby. 12/9/15


Had a lovely stay in The Round House & were lucky with the weather. Loads of places to visit & loads to see. Had fish & chips in chip shop - very nice, ate at Black Swan, Castle tea room & Cover Bridge Inn - all very nice. Thank you for a lovely stay.

Mr & Mrs E. Shropshire. 5/9/15


Very warm welcome - a little gem - we have enjoyed our stay. Lovely area, plenty to see & do.

Mr & Mrs W. Cumbria. 29/8/15


Fantastic accommodation - clean, tidy & well presented. Hosts Hilary & Rodger very helpful & friendly. Took their advice on places to go & was not disappointed. Thank you. We will be back.

Mr & Mrs R. Kent. 22/8/15


The Round House is a great place for a holiday, interesting village too. Lots of easy beautiful walks.

Mr & Mrs S. 15/8/15


We have had a wonderful stay, The Round House has been very comfortable and picturesque. We had fab weather. Whitby is a must! Richmond castle is an enjoyable day. Thank you for a lovely stay.

Miss R. Essex. 8/8/15


What a wonderful quirky place to stay. Excellent accommodation and lovely hosts. A thoroughly relaxing stay in a wonderful part of the world.

Mr & Mrs H. Wirral 1/8/15


The Round House is gorgeous, we've enjoyed our stay. Weather wasn't great but hey ho!! The break was a tonic.Thank you Rodger & Hilary for the warm welcome.

Mr & Mrs G. Hertfordshire. 25/7/15


Lovely cottage, the outside space and views on the website really don't do it justice. Will miss waking up to the sound of sheep & the cockerel.

Mr & Mrs B. Lancashire. 11/7/15


What a delightful place, had a really lovely week. Excellent weather - time went too quickly. Thanks to Rodger & Hilary for the warm welcome.

Mr & Mrs H. East Yorkshire. 27/6/15


We have really enjoyed exploring this beautiful area. The Round House has been an ideal base, with great walks & food all around. We appreciate your warm welcome Rodger & info about the area.

Mr & Mrs A. Hertfordshire. 20/6/15


The perfect location for a long overdue holiday. Was looking for peace & quiet to save my sanity & found it.

Plenty around & about to do & see but not so much that I couldn't enjoy a few afternoons reading.

Miss G. 30/5/15


We enjoyed our first Yorkshire for which The Round House was the ideal accommodation / location. Many thanks to Hilary & Rodger for hospitality & local knowledge. We hope to return for more of the same.

Mr & Mrs K. Staffordshire. 11/4/15 


Our first holiday in The Round House & it was superb. The welcome by Rodger was first class. The cottage was most comfortable & everything we could have asked for. In other words, a perfect week. Thank you both.

Heard the sheep bleating every day but couldn't understand what they were saying!!!

Mr & Mrs H. Northumberland. 28/3/15


Lovely relaxing few days, really comfortable cottage & loads to see nearby. Great to wake up to birdsong & sheep. We sort of conquered the wood burning stove but as more practise is needed we will have to come back again. Thank you.

Mr & Mrs M. Stoke on Trent. 21/3/15


What a great long weekend despite cold weather! Brilliant walk up on the gallops watching the racehorses - fab. Aysgarth falls spectacular. Great stay.

Mr & Mrs F. Glossop. 13/3/15


Thank you for a lovely relaxing week in a beautiful, cosy, well appointed cottage. We enjoyed exploring the friendly Dales & loved the cottage.

Mr B. 14/2/15


A fantastic week in Middleham in a cosy Xmasy cottage hosted by a friendly helpful couple. Will definitely be back!

Mr & Mrs H. Christmas 2014


Lovely week here, but by golly, it was chilly. Still if you do choose to come to N Yorks in Decemberyou must expect it. Countryside absolutely beautiful in the snow. People so friendly wherever you go & you'll never go hungry with all these eating places around selling the most gorgeous food.

Mr & Mrs D. Gloucestershire. 6/12/14


A big thank you for a fantastic 4 days for a relaxing & peaceful time in your beautiful cottage. We will definitely come back.

Mr & Mrs O. 21/11/14


Superb stay in a delightful cottage - a very warm welcome after a long journey. Walking up to the gallops well worth it. Tan Hill, Reeth, Kettlewell - fantastic scenery & wonderful waterfalls. Ideal location to enjoy so much.

Mr & Mrs K. Gloucestershire. 17/11/14


A lovely long weekend! perfect little place & in particular we loved the wood burning stove. Worth a visit to the lady blacksmith in Malham & good walks in that area too. Good food & atmosphere in Richard 111 Middleham.

Mr S. 5/11/14


A perfect week. 40th birthday, and a few days escape in the beautiful Dales. Many thanks for the warm welcome & advice. Reluctant leavers!

Mr & Mrs B. Leicestershire. 25/10/14


Had a lovely time. Location & cottage brilliant. Thorp Perrow & Forbidden Corner worth a visit. 

Mr & Mrs K. Kent. 18/10/14


Very enjoyable week, cottage lovely, area brilliant. Weather excellent - sunny & warm all week.

Mr & Mrs C. Ipswich. 27/9/14 


Thank you for the warm & friendly welcome and all the information. Loved the cottage, well equipped and beautiful decor. Had a great and relaxing break. Thanks again.

Mr & Mrs O. Worksop. 15/9/14


Thanks for your friendly welcome. Had a lovely time, the area is beautiful & met lots of nice people. We were very comfortable thank you and hope to return.

Mr & Mrs R. Essex. 2/9/14


A fabulous break, a lovely chill out time, just what was needed. A beautiful cottage. Thank you Hilary & Rodger.

Mr & Mrs E. Manchester. 26/8/14


Lovely relaxing break, hope to return in the future. The climb up the hills out of West Burton is strenuous but fabulous views from the top.

Mr & Mrs N. Leeds. 11/8/14


A very enjoyable two day stay. Food Cottage and golf all excellent.

Mr & Mrs P. Newcastle. 8/8/14


Loved the Round House and very warm welcome! Gardens are lovely and peaceful. Great to sit out in the mornings enjoying breakfast. It also feels like a secret garden!! Enjoyed walking and cycling in the area and sampling the local pubs.

Mr & Mrs G. 4/8/14


We really enjoyed our stay in the Round House, a lovely cottage with beautiful gardens. Local countryside is fantastic and we had fun exploring the area. Thank you Rodger.

Mr & Mrs H. Leeds. 28/7/14


Enjoyed our stay at your lovely cottage ‘The Round House’. Never tire of coming to this lovely area which i have done since 1947! and we will come again.

Mr & Mrs C. 18/7/14


Enjoyed the glorious sunshine and spectacular scenery. Thanks for your warm welcome and cosy cottage - really liked sitting on the patio.

Mr & Mrs F. Walsall. 10/7/14


A very relaxing week - lots of lovely countryside to cycle through. Challenging climbs as we followed the Tour and beautiful walks. Enjoyed watching the racehorses train on the gallops, breakfast on the patio with some of your lovely black currants - thank you!

Mr & Mrs H. Cannock. 30/6/14


Enjoyed our week at the Round House, although the weather was not very kind to us. Nice welcome when we arrived from Rodger.

Mr & Mrs F. Lincolnshire. 26/5/14


Beautiful cottage, lovely people, thank you for a fantastic weekend.

M & J. London. 23/5/14


Wonderful few days! Thanks Rodger for the great welcome. Wish we could stay longer. Hope its not too long before we are back.

Mr & Mrs D. East Yorkshire. 17/5/14


Thanks for a great welcome. Everything here for a relaxing break.

Mr & Mrs W. Chester. 3/5/14


Lovely warm welcome, lots of info about the local area and a fantastic cottage to stay in, what more could a body want? 

Mr & Mrs D. Northumberland. 19/4/14


What a fabulous week we have had, the Round House has been the perfect spot to stay in and enjoy the Dales. We hope to return very soon.

Mr & Mrs F. Colchester. 12/4/14