The Shepherd's Retreat
Summerbridge near Pateley Bridge

Experience log cabin luxury near Yorkshire

What To Expect

Set in the magnificent countryside of the Yorkshire Dales only two miles away from the pretty village of Summerbridge which has a pub, post office and local shop, Shepherd's Retreat offers everything you could wish for.

You will immediately feel relaxed as you climb the three steps of this refurbished shepherd's hut into a small porch area where you can kick off your shoes. This leads to a compact but immaculate kitchen and living area with wood-burning stove perfect for when the evenings become chilly.

Outside enjoy alfresco dining on the sunny patio before a long soak in your exclusive jacuzzi. Enjoy a glass of wine and some late-night conversation under the stars.

There is much do to and see in the area, 3 miles away lies the quaint town of Pateley Bridge with its award-winning floral displays and interesting shops while the elegant spa town of Harrogate with its boutiques and top-class restaurants is only eight miles away.

First Class Luxury


This unusual holiday home is finished to exceptional standards and while compact it offers everything needed for a romantic hot tub break in Yorkshire.

Little touches, including the luxury toiletries, tea and coffee and fluffy towels make your stay extra special bit the icing on the cake is the indulgent hot tub ideal for spending quality time together.

The Accommodation

Lodges or Cottages?

This delightful shepherd's hut has been lovingly converted into a stylish holiday home and comprises of one double bedroom, and a contemporary shower room.

There is an elegant open-plan living area and outside a pretty patio area, for alfresco dining or place to enjoy your morning coffee, makes the most of the stunning views as does the luxurious hot tub.

Pet Friendly

Good place for dogs

The Yorkshire Dales are a popular choice with dog owners the huge draw being the miles of open countryside, woodland and riverside walks not to mention the many dog friendly pubs.

The Shepherd’s Retreat can’t accommodate dogs; however, you can find a selection of pet-friendly hot tub cottages in the Yorkshire Dales here.

     At a glance     

  • Hot tub
  • Magnificent views
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Adults only
  • Bed linen and towels included in rent
  • Wood burning stove
  • No pets
  • No smoking
  • TV with Freeview
  • Peaceful location
  • Pub and local shop 2 miles

About Shepherd’s Retreat

In this section, we take a look at Shepherd’s Retreat along with checking out the amenities. Also, what the surrounding area has to offer.



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The Shepherd's Retreat
Harrogate HG3 4JT, UK

Shepherd’s Retreat

The property has underfloor heating throughout and a log burner, perfect for cosy evenings, making this unusual property enjoyable whatever the time of year, especially as fuel costs are included in the price displayed.

Visitors can travel light when staying at Shepherd's Retreat, as bed linen and towels are provided and included in the rental price, leaving more room for essentials like a couple of bottles of champagne to enjoy in the hot tub.

There are some superb walks, cycling trails and bridleways nearby for you to enjoy and don't forget the camera, the Yorkshire Dales are a photographer's dream.

A leisurely stroll will take you to the idyllic village of Summerbridge and there are opportunities for fishing, bird-watching and various water sports nearby.

If you feel like staying in, there are two TVs with Freeview, a DVD player and selection of books and films to keep you entertained although the ever-changing scenery is enough to keep most visitors occupied especially when enjoyed from the bubbles of your own private jacuzzi.

Features include:

  • Pub/Shop 1 mile
  • Sleeps 2
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

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How to Book

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Activities in the Pateley Bridge Area

The attractions and activities in Yorkshire cater for all ages and tastes, from elegant country houses and picturesque market towns to open moorland and meandering rivers this stunning county really does have it all.

Guests at Shepherd’s Retreat can take part in one of the many outdoor pursuits available within the region such as canoeing and abseiling, visit historic castles, such as Knaresborough discover spectacular underground caverns, fascinating museums or simply enjoy a romantic picnic on the banks of the river Nidd,

Spend the day exploring the beautiful spa town of Harrogate, with its exclusive shopping experience and enjoy a slice of cake in the renowned Betty's tearoom before heading back to your unique holiday home and enjoying a long relaxing soak in the massaging jets of your hot tub.

A Final Note

Shepherd's Retreat is perfect for a romantic weekend away or short break offering style and comfort at a fraction of the price of a hotel.

Add to that a dreamy hot tub with the added advantage of spending quality time together in a peaceful location with views that are second to none.

Book today for some fantastic deals and explore the Yorkshire Dales.

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