Top 10 Farm Stays Near York, UK - Updated 2022


Located in northeast England, York stands out as a medieval city dating back to the 13th century. It is a walled and grand city that has stood the test of time, which gives historians and history buffs a treat. It was founded by Romans and was later home to the Vikings, making it a historic destination. It is also a cathedral city with Gothic churches. One of the most notable cathedrals has to be York Minster, which boasts being one of the largest cathedrals in Northern Europe. Shambles is also another historic site to visit. Composed of timber structures going as far back as the 14th century, the buildings at the site stand out in their uniqueness. If you’re looking to explore the city soon, check out the top farm stays near York, UK.

1. Homey sanctuary for two (from USD 105)

This cozy shepherd’s cabin is situated in the heart of Dalby Forest. It was hand-built by the host with wood from the farm. It is close to cycle paths and activity places.

The rental has a comfortable king-sized bed, an ensuite bathroom with a hand basin and a toilet, a mini fridge, and a gas barbecue grill. The host serves you a continental breakfast, so you will have energy for your day’s activities.

495 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

2. Elegant cottage in the scenic countryside (from USD 89)

Situated on a beef and arable farm in the countryside and surrounded by Yorkshire Wolds hills, “Wheatear Cottage” is accessible to areas where you can cycle, trek, or drive. Some of the places you can visit include Scarborough and Filey and coastal resorts.

The home can host four guests with one master bedroom and a second bedroom with two single beds. It has a full kitchen with all the necessary equipment for cooking. Its living area has adequate space for lounging about while taking in splendid views of a walled garden. You can engage in board games, watch some movies on the DVD player, or get a guided tour of the farm during your stay here.

Wheatear Cottage on the Yorkshire Wolds
Driffield, East Yorkshire, United Kingdom
137 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Farm stay 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lovely comfortable cottage that was more spacious than appeared on the photos
there was even a fan in the main bedroom which was helpful in the heat
the cottage was cozy and is the perfect space to relax
lovely modern decor with a very light and spacious living room
there were a couple of games in the house and the tv has netflix which was great
it was pristine clean and tidy
spotlessly clean stylish and really comfortable surroundings
great place very clean no complaints
very well equipped clean and comfortable
very cosy with homely touches and spotlessly clean
hosts very welcoming and helpful
great hosts we had a perfect weekend
host was wonderfully welcoming and always prompt in responding to queries
liz is a fantastic host always quick response so friendly and make us feel really welcome
the host liz is great and really does go above and beyond what is expected
a lovely place for a short break
a very comfortable and interesting place to stay
fab place to take your horse for a break with great facilities and hacking
amazing location communication and amenities
what a lovely place to stay the cottage is great and in a beautiful location especially on the farm
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3. Spacious three-bedroom retreat for six (from USD 150)

This 3-bedroom barn sits in a section of Howardian Hills, which is 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) from a developed village. It comfortably hosts six guests, making it perfect for families and or groups of friends. It sits on a crossroad that takes you to different attractions, pubs, bakeries, and cafes.

The home allows you to bring up to two dogs with you and even horses with a daily surcharge. It is found on a farm that you are welcome to explore and engage in activities, like picking fresh eggs in the morning, gathering vegetables, and catching fish at the lakes for a reduced cost.

Spacious converted barn on a farm
Terrington, York, United Kingdom
110 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Farm stay 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bright warm and comfortable with gorgeous views out to trees and the ponds beyond
spotlessly clean and great covid measures in place
the house was clean and had nice touches to make it welcoming
we have had such a lovely stay here the barn was clean comfortable and in a beautiful location
the owners are unobtrusive and very pleasant
the place it self was beyond expectations beautiful and the host was incredibly welcoming
frances was a really nice host for her lovely barn conversion
frances was the perfect host from start to finish nothing too much trouble
frances is a great host really helpful and accommodating
great location in stunning countryside
the village shop is excellent
great property in a beautiful rural location
close enough to york but set in the most beautiful yorkshire countryside
frances' place is a beautiful house in a secluded location perfect for exploring north yorkshire
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4. Luxury barn with three bedrooms (from USD 149)

This three-bedroom barn is luxurious and appealing with its open-plan design. It features a living area that leads to the kitchen and a bedroom that overlooks the lounge on the mezzanine floor. It is tastefully furnished, designed with a bright color scheme, and equipped with creature comforts, like comfortable beds and bathrooms. It also has a garden where you can hold a barbecue party with loved ones. You will also have access to a large parking area.

The property is near Kexby Village and several attractions surrounding it. The York city center is 5 miles (8 kilometers) away, so you will have easy access to attractions, such as York Minster, Shambles, Clifford’s Tower, and National Railway Museum.

Stunning, Luxury Barn Conversion, Situated On A Working Family Farm
23 reviews  Wifi Available
Barn 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
perfectly clean and very well equipped
fantastic location to explore york & the surrounding areas
perfect location for park and ride into york whilst not being in a too busy spot
the park & ride was a godsend literally just up the road
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5. Contemporary haven in Broughton (from USD 107)

“The Hayloft” is a one-bedroom barn 18 miles (29 kilometers) from York. It is situated in Broughton, a village. It is also near Malton, which is known as the food capital of the north. A pub lies just 800 meters (2,625 feet) from the property. Attractions close by include The Arboretum and Castle Howard, which are 6 miles (10 kilometers) away.

The home provides a bedroom with a king-sized bed and a walk-in closet, as well as a fully fitted bathroom with a bath and a separate shower. You will also have access to a garden room where you can relax and have your meals. This space allows for both indoor and outdoor dining.

Contemporary Barn conversion set on the edge of The Howardian Hills
46 reviews  Wifi Available
Barn 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
property was spotlessly clean and very well equpped
a very comfortable modern clean and well equipped property
very modern spotlessly clean and high end spec on all the decor furnishings and gadgets
mr + mrs silversides are helpful and welcoming
our holiday experience at this venue was excellent and our hosts were lovely
extremely welcoming and helpful
dawn and dave were extremely friendly helpful and attentive hosts
dawn and dave really helpful
good location for the town or surrounding countryside
the location was central for all of north yorkshire’s attractions
a fantastic location and the best property we have stayed in yorkshire
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6. Cozy cabin with a wooden hot tub (from USD 132)

This wooden cabin is situated on a farm, in the countryside. It offers captivating sceneries all around, and it is the perfect hideaway for couples or small families since it can host up to two people with its sofa bed and two adults with its single beds that are located above the living area. This living area can be accessed through a ladder, and it has a small entrance at the top.

The property is close to Kirkbymoorside, which is just 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) away, and attractions such as The Chocolate Factory Hutton le Hole & Thornton le Dale, which is just 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) away.

Deepdale Farm Glamping Cabin with hot tub
York , North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
314 reviews  Wifi Available
Farm stay 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views well equipped kitchen with lots of thoughtful extras like wine cakes milk butter olive oil etc
the cottage itself could not have been more comfortable and convenient for our family
the shower had wonderful pressure and was deliciously hot and the convertible sofa bed was quite comfortable
(i love british television )
it was clean warm and cosy
the bathroom was lovely and clean with a powerful shower
very clean with fantastic facilities - just what you need and very easy hand over process
everything was clean accurately described and the caravan was a darling experience for my kids
well presented clean cabin enjoyed our stay would definitely use again:)
the host was very welcoming
charlotte was a great host too
the hosts are really welcoming and wonderful people the setting is simply perfect
charlotte was a great host letting us check in early as we needed
charlotte is a good host and very helpful in finding the place etc
great location relaxing and idilic
great rural location the accommodation is a lot of fun
the location is superb and great to relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings
the location is great quiet and in the country
beautiful countryside and plenty of walks to be had
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7. Two-bedroom house with breathtaking views (from USD 143)

This home has two bedrooms that can cater to four people, with a camp bed and a cot available for more guests. It is furnished, spacious, and designed with a luxurious flair. It has all the necessary amenities needed for a comfortable stay, such as a fully functional kitchen and a herb garden. A qualified chef can prepare some meals for an additional cost.

A furnished garden lets you lounge about and enjoy the fresh air while you take in the views. You will also have the luxury of exploring more than 100 acres (40.5 hectares) of prairie and woodland. Notable attractions close by include Castle Howard, which is a five-minute’s drive and the coast, which is an hour away.

The Dairy Boutique Farm House self Catering.
York, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
21 reviews  Wifi Available
Farm stay 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were very comfortable
the cottage is spacious clean and smelt lovely
sally is a wonderful host of a wonderful cottage
sally was always available and was very pleasant and helpful
is delightful warm kind and welcoming
sally was very responsive and easy to deal with
the location is simply stunning
a fantastic stay in a great location
very spacious and well presented house in a great location
sally’s place is stunning the location and wildlife are amazing
exceptional accommodation in a remarkable and beautiful country side location
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8. Comfortable hideaway near Castle Howard (from USD 104)

When you enter this hideaway, you will feel as though you have traveled to the 1980s. The home is equipped with essentials, like a fridge, a microwave, an electric fire, and a TV. It also has four beds, and it is good for four people.

Several places of interest are close by. Pickering is just 6 miles (9.7 kilometers) away, and the coast is only 30 minutes away. Castle Howard, North Yorks Moors Railway, and Eden Camp Modern History Museum are also close by.

Pickering, United Kingdom
46 reviews Superhost
Farm stay 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
overall the facilities were great and all the amenities that were listed were there and more
caravan was clean and comfortable
clean and tidy and it a great spot
the caravan is clean and very practical
the caravan is comfortable surprisingly spacious and spotlessly clean
the bed was super comfortable and the whole place was really clean
the hosts were lovely and very helpful
the owners are lovely and there are thoughtful touches everywhere
our hosts were friendly and generous ( milk and biscuits provided
the host was great and catered for us really well and would highly recommend
colin and deb were great hosts they were accommodating even with our later than expected check in
great location for exploring the area
location was great for visiting whitby scarborough and dalby forest
beautiful location very warm welcome a perfect location for rest walks and reading
a really beautiful and peaceful location
the best part is the location
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9. Plush residence with open-plan lounge and dining areas (from USD 413)

This residence comes with three bedrooms that have a copper bath, which adds a luxurious touch. It provides two super king-sized beds, one of which can be converted into two single beds. It also offers another bed that is king-sized. It features open-plan lounge and dining areas with a fireplace that you can cozy up to. It boasts a fully fitted kitchen with a central island and a private garden with a hot tub you can use.

Centrally located in Yorkshire Wolds, the barn is situated in Lund Village, near Wellington Inn Pub and The Pipe and Glass Restaurant. Beautiful attractions nearby include The Wolds Way, York, Filey, and Castle Howard.

Manor Barn - Large Barn Conversion With Hot Tub .
Lund, England, United Kingdom
24 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Farm stay 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is such a beautiful cottage so many nice touches and the comfiest bed ever
lots of space and very clean
liz was a brilliant host and the barn conversion is absolutely beautiful as is the lovely village of lund
we loved the location as it is central to everything we wanted to do- york the coast etc
the house is amazing it has everything you need and in a beautiful location
beautiful place feels very luxurious
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10. Beautiful home with a sauna (from USD 456)

This well-furnished cottage has beautiful interiors, and it can accommodate six guests. It is fitted with a sauna, a hot tub, and a communal pool that will help you relax. It even offers a barbecue grill, a pizza oven, and a game room, so staying here will be fun.

The farm has a collection of vintage items, like cars, tractors, and a steam engine. You can grab bites from the village pub that sits five minutes away. Other cities and towns close by include Harrogate, York, and Boroughbridge.

farm cottage for 6 with pool & hot tub& sauna
Ferrensby, England, United Kingdom
55 reviews Superhost
Farm stay 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really lovely cottage in yorkshire views were fantastic pool was great and plenty to keep little ones entertained
everything which we needed was there and the bottles of wine and breakfast were a real treat
lovely personal touches like the breakfast hamper dressing gowns pool towels and david fills the wood baskets
lovely house great location fabulous amenities daughter loved the hot tub and pool
beautiful cottage with fantastic facilities; the hot tub pool & games room were great for our group
beautiful extremely clean and spaces
the kitchen was outstanding and very clean too
accommodation is beautiful well equipped and very clean
the cottage is very spacious clean and very comfortable
lovely clean and comfortable cottage in pretty surroundings
the owners were friendly and helpful
the hosts were very nice and helpful
very friendly and helpful hosts
gillian & dave were the perfect hosts
nice weekend hosts very helpful
lovely surroundings and close to nearby towns to drive to
it’s in a lovely location
perfect location and beautiful relaxing place to stay
the location is ideal for reaching harrogate knaresboro pateley bridge ripon and york
great facilities central location lovely place to stay
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Discover treasures in York

The medieval city of York carries many wonders that are unique. If you’re looking to explore buildings built in the 13th century, then stay at one of these top farm stays near the city.

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