Places to visit and things to do

Local Attractions


A Corner of Eden is perfectly situated within the recently extended Yorkshire Dales National Park, yet on the doorstep of the Lake District too! So wether you’re here for the weekend or a week long stay, have a look at the attractions and stunning areas to visit nearby.

Ravenstonedale
Village


Find out more about our local village. Events, places to eat, things to do.

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Kirkby
Stephen


Kirkby Stephen is 6 miles away. Shops, historic churches, mini supermarkets, nearest railway station.

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The Yorkshire
Dales


Great days out to Settle, Hawes, Mallam Cove, Aysgarth Falls, Ingleborough Caves.

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The Lake
District


Day trips are within easy reach. Visit Windermere, Ambleside, Grasmere, Ullswater, Keswick.

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Kirkby
Lonsdale


This market town is filled with boutique shops, tea rooms, art shops, Ruskin’s View & Devils Bridge.

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Eden
Valley


Take time to explore the magnificent Eden Valley, hidden away from the crowds there’s lots to do and see.

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Settle to
Carlisle Railway


Enjoy a day out on England’s most scenic railway. Our nearest station is 4 miles away at Kirkby Stephen.

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Cumbria
Classic Coaches


Take a trip to Hawes on Tuesdays, Barnard Castle on Wednesdays. Or hire your own private classic coach.

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Ullswater
Steamers


Take a trip on Lake Ullswater, breathtaking scenery and lots to do nearby.

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Rheged
Centre


Fantastic family entertainment for a rainy day – childrens activites & play area, 3D films, shops, cafes.

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Lowther
Castle


Magnificent castle and gardens recently opened to the public. Fantastic children’s adventure playground! Enjoy lunch in the cafe.

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Bowes
Museum


Visit the greatest collection of european fine and decorative arts in Northern England.

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Brewery
Arts Centre


Cinema, theatre, music, art, dance, festivals – all under one roof

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Wensleydale
Creamery


Watch cheese being made & see the museum, visit the shop and try some of the delicious cheeses on offer.

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The Forbidden
Corner


A unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created in a 4 acre garden in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

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Acorn
Bank


Visit the historic house, gardens, woodland walk, restored water mill, tea shop, and gift shop.

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Sedbergh
Book Town


Sedbergh, 9 miles away, is the book town of the North. Great for literary lovers.

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The Bath
House Shop


We provide their lovely toiletries in our cottages for you to enjoy. Shops in Sedbergh, Ambleside & Kirkby Lonsdale.

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Farfield
Mill


Local artists showcased under one roof, browse the shops then take a break in the cafe.

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Little Salkeld
Watermill


Take a tour of the mill, book a breadmaking course, dine in the cafe and take home some organic milled flour from the shop.

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“Set in a perfectly rural location yet only a short drive from nearby towns and villages.”

Reviewed 27 February 2017

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