Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales (Half Board)

Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales (Half Board)

This is a 5 day break to Yorkshire, staying at 3* Rendezvous Hotel, Skipton


This is a 5 day break to Yorkshire, staying at 3* Rendezvous Hotel, Skipton

This is a 5 day tour to Yorkshire

staying at the 3* Rendezvous Hotel, Skipton


The Rendezvous Hotel is located on the Leeds Liverpool Canal, just a mile south of the beautiful market town of Skipton, the ‘Gateway to the Dales’. The hotel off ers the best of traditional Yorkshire hospitality and is a perfect base from which to explore the area.


Included in your holiday price:


  • En-suite room

  • Breakfast & 3 course evening meals

  • Executive coach travel throughout

  • Canal cruise with Skipton Boat Trips

  • Guided tour of Ripley Castle

  • Journey on the Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway

  • Entrance to Dales Countryside Museum

  • Wensleydale Creamery visit inc. Cheese making demonstration and lunch

  • Porterage

  • Door to door transfer (within 10 miles of Hailsham)
        - a charge may apply if not within our free pick up area.

Day 1

We depart for Yorkshire, making comfort stops en-route including a suitable lunch stop. Arriving at 3* Rendezvous Hotel, Skipton early this evening.


Day 2

Enjoy some free time in Skipton.

This afternoon we embark on a 60 minute return canal cruise with Skipton Boat Trips. Enjoy the finest countryside views without having to move your feet on board as your guided along Leeds & Liverpool canal. Hear points of interest and fascinating stories of how the canal delivered lifeblood of the industrial revolution through Yorkshire.


Day 3

This morning we visit Ripley Castle & Gardens. The estate boasts a stunning Grade I listed 14th century building in magnificent surroundings with lakes, deer park walled gardens and hothouses around the castle.

In the afternoon we embark on a 1 hour return journey on the Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway, travelling along a 4 mile stretch through the rolling hills of the Yorkshire Dales.


Day 4

Today we visit the Dales Countryside Museum.

After our visit, we then make our way to Wensleydale Creamery to include a cheesemaking demonstration and 3-course lunch.


Day 5

We depart the Hotel after breakfast, making comfort stops and a suitable lunch stop, arriving back in East Sussex early evening.


FB=Full Breakfast, L=Lunch, EM=Evening Meal

Room Amenities

  • Flatscreen Satellite TV

  • Hairdryer

  • Iron & Ironing Board

  • Tea/Coffee making facility


Hotel Amenities

  • Swimming Pool

  • Sauna & Steam Room

  • Gym

  • Lift







Electric Scooters/Wheelchairs

L.J. Edwards can take a maximum of 2 electric scooters/wheelchairs per short break, these must be for clients with a Blue Badge and Public Liability Scooter Insurance (subject to hotel agreement). L.J. Edwards accept no liability for any accident, loss of damage to the guest or their mobility scooter on a Short Break, or when the scooter/wheelchair is stored in the coach luggage compartment. The individual is responsible for ensuring they are capable of safely operating their mobility scooter and for the security of their mobility scooter during their holiday.

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