So that's the accommodation sorted? Holiday Cottages it is. Yes? Good. Now what are you going to do when you get here?
What ever the weather, your interest, age or energy level there is something here for you. All of the attractions featured in the slideshows below as well as our Pinterest Page are within a 45 minute drive of the cottages. Scroll through the slide shows and click on the images for more information*. The list is by no means exhaustive and we are always adding to it. We have visited most of the places listed here ourselves so if you have any questions just ask, likewise If you have stayed at the cottages before and have visited somewhere great that isn't listed here then please let us know about it.
NOVEMBER: Don't miss the fantastic Bedale Community Bonfire and Fireworks....It just gets better every year.
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For those not wanting to visit the attractions you can always cut your own path. Go for an explore and find your own gems. The cottages are situated in open countryside a ten minute walk from the village of Exelby where you will find a welcoming traditional country pub, with an open fire, beer garden and 'Yorkshire sized' portions on their seasonal menus. All of which can all be washed down with beer brewed in nearby Masham.
The market town of Bedale is two miles away. There is a good range of shops, pubs and cafes as well as a leisure centre with swimming pool. Bedale is the gateway to Wensleydale with its attractive countryside and market towns of Leyburn, Middleham, Bainbridge and Hawes.
High Grange is an ideal base for touring North Yorkshire. Centrally situated between two National Parks and with easy access to the A1. Travel west into the Yorkshire Dales or travel east to the North Yorks Moors and the coast. Alternatively visit Yorkshire's historic and picturesque cities. Walk the walls at York, have a boutique shopping experience in Harrogate or visit the historic market at Ripon.