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21st January 2018

Cedar Retreats
(formerly West Tanfield Lodges)

North of England Yorkshire Dales North Yorkshire West Tanfield
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This is a superb location for exploring the very best that North Yorkshire and the Dales have to offer. Nestling within a beautiful lakeside setting and close to the Pennine Way, Brimham Rocks and the towering 300 foot high Malham Cove, these oh-so-stylish lodges have private decking areas, hot tubs and extremely luxurious interiors. Cedar Retreats (formerly West Tanfield Lodges) are around 15 miles from Harrogate, an elegant town that is home to the stunning ruins of Fountains Abbey and where you’ll find a great walk along the Low Harrogate Spa Trail.

Cedar Retreats (formerly West Tanfield Lodges) are a perfect retreat for couples because of its quiet rural setting and its proximity to the Yorkshire Moors and Dales. There are some beautiful market towns that are well worth visiting; Skipton has one of the most complete and well preserved medieval castles in England with a beautiful Tudor courtyard.

We love Daleside Lodge with its contemporary design and stunning interior. It has a spacious double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a large twin room. Every detail has been carefully considered for comfort and convenience, such as WiFi access, an iPod docking station, flat screen TV and DVD - and a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. And of course, it has its own private deck with patio furniture and outdoor hot tub with beautiful views across the lake.

The Yorkshire Dales is renowned for its amazing landscape, classic walks and delightful towns. Bolton Abbey in Skipton has around 30,000 acres of beautiful countryside with 80 miles of footpaths as well as excellent restaurants, tea rooms and cafes. If you fancy a thrill, visit Lightwater Valley Theme Park with its line-up of white-knuckle rides and Europe’s longest rollercoaster - or you could opt for some serious pampering at the Victorian Turkish Baths in Harrogate.

Our Top Tip
" For a delicious meal out, pop to The Black Lion Bar & Bistro in Thirsk; it’s been rapidly gaining an excellent reputation for its tasty, home made food."
Accommodation features
  • A choice of one, two and three bedroom luxury lodges with hot tubs.
  • Outdoor hot tub Smart TV/DVD
  • Wi-Fi
  • iPod docking station
  • Kitchen including microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and washing machine
  • Bath and shower
  • Bed linen, duvets and towels
  • Beds made up for your arrival
  • Decking with patio furniture
  • Double glazed and centrally heated
  • Electricity included
  • Travel cots and highchairs £10pw each
  • No pets
  • All non smoking accommodation

Details and Offers

Pamper pack for couples –
Champagne, fresh flowers, chocolates and use of fluffy bathrobes – £95 per pack.
(Must be ordered and paid for prior to arrival.)

Accommodation at Cedar Retreats

Sleeps
4

Daleside Lodge

A stunning luxury lodge, perfect for a couples retreat or family break. This boutique and spacious lodge boasts one master double with ensuite shower and one twin. Family bathroom with bath with overhead shower. Light and spacious open plan living/dining area with shaker style kitchen and doors leading to a patio with outdoor hot tub.

Sleeps
2

Masham Lodge

Boutique and spacious luxury lodge, perfect for a romantic escape. This lodge boasts one master double with ensuite bathroom with bath and separate shower. Light and spacious open plan living/dining area with shaker style kitchen and doors leading to a patio with outdoor hot tub. Complimentary bottle of prosecco.

Sleeps
6

Swinton Lodge

A stunning luxury lodge, perfect for a couples retreat or family break. This boutique and spacious lodge boasts two doubles, one with ensuite shower, one twin and a family bathroom with bath with overhead shower. Light and spacious open plan living/dining area with shaker style kitchen and doors leading to a patio area with outdoor hot tub.

Cedar Retreats Reviews

Paula Bennett
Fantastic lodges,fully equipped with everything you need,all mod cons,Hot tub was amazing,Peaceful and relaxing.will definately return.
Michael, Sunderland
Date of stay: 30th December 2017
Accommodation type: Swinton Lodge
As main review
Victoria, London
Date of stay: 30th December 2017
Accommodation type: Swinton Lodge
Great place to stay. Clean and comfortable.
Margaret
Date of stay: 30th December 2017
Accommodation type: Daleside Lodge
Had a great relaxing time
Laura, Huddersfield
Date of stay: 17th December 2017
Accommodation type: Daleside Lodge
Fantastic lodge with all modern amenities.
Christine, Wallasey
Date of stay: 15th December 2017
Accommodation type: Daleside Lodge
Have been twice now and will definitely book again
Angela
Date of stay: 11th December 2017
Accommodation type: Swinton Lodge
No wifi or limited on occasions
Hilary, Sunderland
Date of stay: 27th November 2017
Accommodation type: Swinton Lodge
Fabulous break
Julie, Nottingham
Date of stay: 17th November 2017
Accommodation type: Daleside Lodge
Lovely relaxing break
Graeme, Hull
Date of stay: 3rd November 2017
Accommodation type: Daleside Lodge
First class accomodation in beautiful surroundings perfect for walks and relaxation with plenty of places to visit close by this comes highly recommended.
Angela, Wakefield
Date of stay: 3rd November 2017
Accommodation type: Swinton Lodge
Well equipped lodge and clean.
Victoria
Beautiful surroundings, clean and comfortable lodge 😊
Michael
First time we had been away as a family (wife, daughter 33, son 29 and myself) at Christmas. It was absolutely brilliant. The accommodation was excellent, very well equipped, especially the kitchen which it had to be to cater for a full Christmas dinner. The location was great, a 10 minute walk into West Tanfield and two great, traditional country pubs. The other surrounding towns/villages were easily accessible and we really enjoyed Ripon and Northallerton. We went on a brewery tour in Masham but were not impressed with the actual village.
Marc
Fantastic cabin - great area- lovely break
Bal
Lovely area very relaxing. We can with our 3 & 7 year old. They really enjoyed the hot tub and walk into the village. Really friendly staff.
Laura
Brilliant, peaceful location!!
Christine
Fantastic quiet relaxing time x
Lianne
Excellent facilities and surroundings. Would definitely go back.
HILARY
Wonderful lodge in beautiful countryside. Sitting in the hot tub under the stars - pure heaven. Will definitely be back.
Debbie
We absolutely loved staying in this lodge! Beautiful location, the lodge itself was immaculate and the hot tub was the icing on the cake! Staff were all so nice and we will definitely be returning. The kitchen was well stocked but the only thing that was missing was oven gloves which would've made things a bit easier
Matthew
He had a fantastic weekend, cabins are lovely and there is nothing that was needed in the cabin. If anything that is needed, maybe a bit of screening around the hot tub for privacy.
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Fun Days Out near Cedar Retreats

Lightwater Valley - about 1 Mile
Situated in the Ripon area of North Yorkshire this popular theme park makes a fantastic day out for the whole family.  The more daring will love the big and thrilling rides such as Raptor Attack, The Ultimate and Trauma Tower.  For the little ones there are some excellent attractions such as Flying Camels, Dodgems and a Magic Wheel.  Toddlers will like the Dragon Boats and the Lightwater Express amongst other things. There are over 40 rides and attractions in total and we think this is excellent value for money too.  If you book your tickets in advance online you can save even more money and beat the queues.
Big Sheep - about 5 Miles
This is a recommended day out for families with young children visiting the Bedale area of Yorkshire.  Visit the farm and receive a warm welcome as well as a guided tour.  You will have the chance to bottle feed the lambs, bath a pig and handle some of the smaller animals.  Kids will love the big sandpit and the outdoor play area. There is also a cafe and indoor play area for when the weather is not on your side.
Fountains Abbey - about 5 Miles
This is an outstanding world heritage site located close to Ripon in the North Yorkshire area. Nature lovers will be in their element with an abundance of wide open spaces to explore and there are special guided tours for families.  Some of the highlights may include seeing wild deer and bats during your visit.  The grounds are fantastic to wander round but there is also an Elizabethan Mansion, Victorian Church, Georgian Water Garden and the finest example of Cistercian Abbey ruins in the country - Well worth a visit!
Yorkshire Lavender - about 23 Miles
Yorkshire Lavender is an amazing award winning attraction offering breathtaking panoramic views of York, a Café, Plant Nursery and Lavender Gardens. The 60 acre site is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty and is an excellent choice for a day trip. The onsite shops sells Lavender products such as bath and body treats, skincare, medicine and herbal remedies.