Guest Book

Some comments from our guest book:

“Really enjoyed our stay. Lovely cottage. Beautiful weather. thank you for the little comforts. We will definitely be back and will recommend.” Sarah & Julian, Bournemouth, November 2017.

“Grassington is such a picturesque village - and a wonderful cottage - excellently situated for our needs. Loved it all.” Laurence & Maureen, Northern Ireland, October 2017.

“Great to be back in Grassington. Enjoyed our stay at Oak Cottage. We will return.” Bob & Brenda, Hove, October 2017.

“Love the cottage, easy to manage and good use of space.” Brenda & Steve, Derbyshire, September 2017.

“Lovely cottage - a great base for birdwatching, walking & cycling in Wharfedale. Kingfisher, dipper & goosander seen on the River Wharfe & goldcrests in Lower Garrs Wood. Great walk up to Yarnbury & the old lead mines/chimney. Lovely safe cycle route to Kettlewell via Conistone.” Paul & Victoria, Sutton Coldfield, September 2017.

“Great to be back at Oak Cottage, our second visit to this hidey-hole. Fantastic walking - Grassington to Kettlewell and back is highly recommended.” Victoria & Bob, Romsey, Hampshire, August 2017.

“Lovely stay again in this fabulous cottage. Very clean and comfortable. Thank you.” Betty & Juliet, Oxford, July 2017.

“Lovely holiday, thank you for everything” Jill & Clive, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, June 2017.

“Enjoyed our stay in the cottage. Cozy and convenient - we will be back” Bob & Brenda, Hove, May 2017.

“Very comfortable – great base for beautiful walks” Gill & Lewis, Bucks, May 2017.

“Cosy and comfortable, had everything we needed for our short break” Matt & Barb, Northamptonshire, April 2017.

“Lovely cottage, great cycle & walking routes.” Sue & Chris, Shropshire, March 2017.

 “Was great to revisit after 6 years. Cottage is still ideal, weather was kind so 2 good walks and a couple of good nights in The Foresters. We will be back again.” Karen & Ray, Stockton On Tees, February 2017.

“Great week away, great cottage, cosy and comfortable. Lovely walks in any direction.” Deb & Terry, Hertfordshire, February 2017.

"Great break over the festive period. Oak Cottage continues to have everything we need. Very homely and cosy on the frosty days. Thanks again." Steve & Shaneen, East Yorks. December 2016.

"Our 1st stay in Oak Cottage. Fabulous time in a beautiful area. great walks straight from the cottage" Catherine & Jeremy, Durham, November 2016.

"Great stay as always. Lovely scenery. Great village." Adam & Barbara, Colchester, October 2016.

"Loved the cottage and the whole area. The walking was excellent as was the weather, just like Sydney in the middle of winter." Tony & Robyn, Sydney, Australia, August 2016.

"Our first visit to Oak Cottage and we have had a wonderful week. Love Grassington, love the walking – fabulous walk from Kettlewell to Arncliffe. Recommend the Forester's Arms for steak & ale pie! We thought the cottage was perfect and we will definitely be back." Victoria & Bob, Hampshire, July 2016.

"Centrally located cottage. Nothing wanting. Thank you." Bridget & Jerry, Dorset, June 2016.

"Once again a lovely stay. Thank you." Betty & Juliet, Oxford, May 2016.

"A nice and homely cottage. Perfect for a walking holiday. Nice and clean and everything was in order. Hope to be back one day. Thank you for the stay." Sara, Denmark, April 2016.

"Had a wonderful week in the Dales – v. comfortable cottage with everything we needed and some great pubs on the doorstep! Will certainly be back in the future!" Dawn, Nottingham, April 2016.

"What can we say?? Our 4th time of staying here at Oak Cottage – gets better every time. We would have stayed more often but, as it is so popular we can't always get the dates we want. Thank you Pam & Tim." Sandra & Pete, Manchester, March 2016.

"Have had a lovely week in your warm & cosy cottage. Enjoyed the many walks from the door. Thank you." Brian & Barbara, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, March 2016.

"Lovely time here again, weather good for this time of year just very cold but dry. Cottage very clean, well done to whoever cleans it. Hope to be back later this year." Roy & Brenda, Halifax, February 2016.

"Another great Xmas + New Year at Oak Cottage. What a delightful cottage & we love Grassington, with the pubs, walks & shops. Great meals at the Foresters & across at the Fountaine Inn at Linton. Lots of rain on Boxing Day & the falls at Linton was the highest we have ever seen it! Many thanks again & Happy New Year." Steve & Shaneen, East Yorkshire, December 2015.

"Staying in Oak Cottage is like coming home, we find it so relaxed and comfortable here. Merry Xmas and super 2016 to you. Thanks again and see you again Grassington." Marian, Peter & Georgie, Norfolk, December 2015.

"Had a lovely walk in warm, cozy Oak Cottage. An ideal spot for the village and the added bonus of a parking space. Enjoyed everything about our break". Frank & Brenda, Manchester, October 2015.

"We've had a lovely day in this warm & cozy cottage, very well equipped, thank you. Grassington is very convenient & did a couple of good walks from the door" Christine & Sarah, Oxfordshire, October 2015.

"Once again we had a truly marvellous stay in Oak Cottage, we love Grassington and feel at home. Thank you". Peter, Georgie & Marian, Norfolk, August 2015.

"We spent a lovely week in this cottage and wandering the footpaths. The village is lovely as usual, all neat & tidy, this was our 3rd holiday in Oak Cottage and I think we will be back again soon". Martin & Helen, Lincs, July 2015.

"Enjoyed a relaxing week in our clean & cosy cottage. Lovely riverside walks. Hope to be back soon". Sheila & Ernie, Birmingham, May 2015.

"Really warm & cosy cottage. First time to Grassington and will definitely come again". Bob & Katherine, Cornwall, Mar 2015.

"We have enjoyed a wonderful Dickensian weekend in this cosy cottage. We will be coming again! We stayed here 5 years ago & the cottage is every bit as lovely as we remember". Marilyn & Carol, Bradford, Dec 2014.

"This cottage gets better & better. The last time we visited was 2010 so there have been a few changes since then. We love Oak Cottage and must come again very soon and remember to book well in advance, as it is so popular. Thank you." Sandra & Pete, Manchester, Oct 2014.

"Thanks for another holiday in the cosy, lovely Oak Cottage. The weather was mixed but dry - that is all we needed. Grassington is a lovely village with beautiful countryside all around. Hope to be back." Catherine & Phillip, Durham, Sept 2014.

"Another great holiday in Oak Cottage and The Dales." Diane & Rob, Scotland, Aug 2014.

"Great Cottage. Fulfilled all our needs. Lots of good pubs for evening meals and generally all friendly. Hope to come back to Oak Cottage." Paul, Sheree & Gareth, Australia, July 2014.

"The Tour-de-France was exceptional as was the weather and the cottage. The only fault I could find was that the bathroom duck has lost his or her squeak." Bob, Staffordshire, June 2014.

"Once again, comfortable stay in Oak Cottage, second time here and enjoyed it as much as first time. Did plenty of walking in lovely sunny weather, got burnt! Good few pints in The Devonshire Hotel." Helen & Martin, Lincolnshire, June 2014.

"Comfortable & convenient cottage in a lovely village, our first visit to The Dales which we think beautiful, lots of places of interest. Walks from the cottage so we didn't have to use the car every day." Denise & Janet, Somerset, May 2014.

"Thank you for a lovely stay. Cottage had all we needed. Lovely village, pubs & local people. The Dales blew us away." Chris & Louise, Leicestershire, April 2014.

"Had an excellent stay. Very comfortable and cosy. Locals very friendly. Definitely will recommend to friends and family; best place we've stayed in in England. Kitchen very well equipped." Alexandra and Ricky, Australia, March 2014.

"Home from home. Cosy, well-equipped cottage for my months stay. Local people very helpful and friendly. Thank you Grassington, I love North Yorkshire!" Dorothy, West Yorks, February, 2014.

"We enjoyed our stay very much! Lovely cosy cottage. Went to the carol service in Conistone and the pantomime in Kettlewell. Wonderful , getting ready for Christmas this way!". Colin, Judith & Family, The Netherlands, December, 2013.

"Very cosy cottage, everything catered for, had a lovely couple of days, enjoyed the Dickensian Festival. Would definitely stay again and recommend to friends and family. Couldn't fault the cottage at all. Thank you." Julie & Alan. Liverpool, November 2013.

"This is our second stay in Oak cottage and we have enjoyed it as much as the first. We have been very comfortable and cosy. We hope to be back soon. Many Thanks." Shirley & Alan, Wharfedale, November, 2013.

"We came back! Such a lovely time, our second stay at oak Cottage. Really relaxing and cosy, especially sitting in front of the log burner! Thank you Oak Cottage for helping is celebrate our wedding anniversary". David & Rosemary, Essex, November 2013.

"Thanks for a very comfortable stay, weather mostly good, beautiful scenery. Local hospitality generous as ever. We will be back!" Derek & Marion, Kent, October 2013.

"Lovely cottage, warm & cosy, weather was great for the time of year, 1940's weekend was great, loads of places to see and visit, we will definitely come again." Dave & Sharon. Staffordshire, Sept 2013.

"If you like walking it doesn't get any better than this, the Dales are fantastic, even when it rains! The cottage is perfect, so cosy to return to at the end of our walks each day." Ken & Wilma. Dunfermline, Sept, 2013.

"Great cottage, extremely well-equipped. probably the best we've stayed in Yorkshire - and we've stayed in a few. Lots of walking opportunities." Kim, Anne & William. Kent, August 2013.

"Lovely stay as always." Adam, Barbara, Jack. Essex, August 2013.

"We had a very enjoyable week here at Oak Cottage. Comfortable and well equipped. Grassington is a lovely village and well situated as a base for days out. Many Thanks." Barbara and Jan, Holland, July 2013.

"Cottage a real gem, clean and bright and ideally situated. Walked every day in beautiful country (well they say it's 'God's own'). Hope to return and will definitely recommend." Linda & Michael, East Yorkshire, June 2013.

"Have had a really great two weeks, lovely comfortable cottage. Lots to do in and around Grassington. Some really great walks, will definitely be back". David & Rosemary, Essex, June 2013.

"As usual, a great place to stay with plenty to do around Grassington and Wharfedale (Must be about the 4th visit)". David, Melbourne, Australia. May 2013.

"A wonderful cottage, extremely well appointed and sited so well in this wonderful Dales village". Ron and Sarah, Hampshire. April 2013.

"We really enjoyed our 3-week stay in Oak Cottage. Very well equipped cottage, WiFi excellent to keep in touch with family". Patricia and Roy, Somerset. March 2013.

"Warm, cosy, well equipped cottage. Had a lovely stay, very relaxing. Great location with lots of walks from the doorstep. Thank you." Pat, Cheshire. Feb 2013.

"We have had a really lovely stay in Oak Cottage. There has been a lot of thought gone into the layout and decor in the cottage. It is very well equipped, warm and comfortable. It is in a great location, being just a couple of minutes walk into Grassington." Dee, Gail, Findley, West Yorks. Feb 2013.

"We have stayed in many cottages, most good and some indifferent, but Oak Cottage is a 'little gem'. Comfortable, cosy (despite sub-zero temperatures) and very well equipped. We will definitely back as often as we can even though we only live 25 miles down the road." Shirley and Alan, Wharfedale. Feb 2013.

"Great week as usual" Stuart & Chris, Northants. Oct 2012.

"A delightful cottage with everything that we needed". Roger & Claire, Adelaide, Australia. Sept 2012.

"A great base to walk from, Grassington has all the right ingredients...Was able to leave the car parked for the week. We'll be back" Paul & Bridgitte. Aug 2012.

"What a wonderful pace to stay - the cottage is lovely and Grassington an ideal spot to visit the Dales. Hope to be back next year". Tony, Kate & Edward. July 2012.

"A wonderful cosy cottage, I hope the next guests enjoy it as much as we did". Sarah & Martin. April 2012.

"Felt right at home in Oak Cottage. Loved the fire.I think we've slowed down so much that we're going backwards". Janet, Barbara & Call. March 2012.

"A lovely warm and comfy cottage, great location and great walks". Esther & Eddy. Jan 2012.

"The cottage is extremely warm, even when it's minus 4 outside. Great beds. Will recommend and will be back". Jonathan & Mike. Oxford. Jan 2012.

"Second visit to Oak Cottage. Speaks for itself really". Tina & Diane, Suffolk. August 2011.

"A lovely, well-equipped cottage... We will be back". Dave & Julie, Teeside.

"The most relaxing and beautiful holiday. Thankyou for a week in this lovely cottage. Everything you need is here, we would come again". Pete & Marion, Norfolk. June 2011.

"Excellent cottage, everything you need, very well thought out by the owners. Excellent walking country from the front door - only used the car once in a week." Les & Lyn, Bucks. March 2011.

"Our first stay at Oak Cottage - what a find!". Nigel & Marion. February 2011.

"A great weekend break." Jim & Norman (Lancashire). January 2011.

"A lovely warm, cosy and happy Christmas! Great walks in the snow. Grassington is the perfect base for our holiday and the cottage was like a home from home, we hope to come back." Pat & family (Manchester). December 2010.

"Wonderful cottage, very comfortable and had all we needed". Hillary & Chris (Kent). November 2010.

"Lovely cottage - comfortable and extremely clean, well equipped, everything you could want. Plenty of walking, hope to return sometime in the future." Bill & Betty (East Yorkshire). October 2010.

"Oak Cottage is a perfect 'home' base for a good holiday. It is lovely and nothing has been overlooked. Grassington & Wharfedale speak for themselves". Catherine & Philip (Durham). October 2010.

"Everything furnished to make this week memorable". Diane & Jane (Suffolk). August 2010.