Places to Visit On the Doorstep

Catgill Farm is wonderfully located in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. One of the main reasons people love coming here is because there is so much to do nearby without needing a car.

Take a look at the map and our list of interesting destinations, both within walking distance and a short drive away, to help you plan your stay

Grassington (10.4 ml) Burnsall (7.1 ml) Eastby Embsay Skipton (5.0 ml) Halton East Bolton Abbey Storiths Harrogate (17.7 ml) Addingham (3.7 ml) Ilkley (6.6 ml)

We are Here!

Hesketh Farm Park 0.1 mile away

Family run working sheep and beef farm. Animals to feed and stroke including cows, sheep, pigs, donkeys, ponies & goats.

Devonshire Arms 0.7 miles away

Popular country pub. Outside seating with stunning views over the river. 15 minutes walk.

Village Shop 0.7 miles away

Shop and Post Office. Stocking unusual gifts, pictures and greetings cards.

Tea on the Green 0.7 miles away

Situated in the village serving soups, sandwiches and cakes. Also offers a takeaway service perfect for a picnic.

River Wharfe Tea Cottage 0.8 miles away

Marvelous views overlooking the Priory ruins and the river Wharfe. Serving morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea.

Bolton Abbey Priory 0.9 miles away

Full of history and legend these magnificent ruins date back to the 12th Century.

Riverside Picnic Area 1.0 miles away

A beach like area looking out over the river towards the Priory. Stepping-stones across the river.

Fountain Monument 1.2 miles away

Grade II listed building. A memorial with a fountain dating from 1886.

Abbey Tea Rooms 1.2 miles away

Originally the old forge that has recently been refurbished. Serving a variety of hot and cold refreshments.

Billy Bob's Diner 1.5 miles away

50's styled classic American diner, serving authentic breakfasts, meals throughout the day & Yorkshire Dales ice cream

Cavendish Pavillion 1.8 miles away

Victorian style station building. Hot and cold refreshments every day. Riverside location.

Embsay Bolton Abbey Steam Railway 2.3 miles away

Steam trains run most weekends throughout the year. With fish and chip or curry specials, breakfast or afternoon tea. Bolton Abbey station is just a couple of minutes drive from the campsite.

The Strid 2.8 miles away

A notorious deep and narrow channel in the River Wharfe.

Embsay Station 3.9 miles away

Steam trains run from Embsay to Bolton Abbey most weekends throughout the year.

Bolton Abbey Station 2.3 miles away

Steam trains run from Bolton Abbey to Embsay most weekends throughout the year.

Places to Visit Further Afield

Addingham 5 minute drive

  • Local village with excellent pubs serving good food and local beers
  • Co-op food shop which has most things you will need.
  • Spice Fusion Indian takeaway – delivers to the campsite.
  • Kids playground and park.

Burnsall 15 minute drive

  • Situated on the River Wharfe
  • Five arched bridge over which the Dales Way passes
  • Large grassy area on the riverbank for picnics and barbeques
  • Red Lion pub

Skipton 10 minute drive

  • Busy market town (Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Castle dating back to 1090
  • Boat trips along the canal
  • Bizzie Lizzie's award winning fish and chip shop
  • Shopping – department stores through to individual more quirky shops
  • Cycle Hire

Ilkley 10 minute drive

  • Picturesque town
  • Cow and calf rocks
  • Ilkley Moor and White wells café
  • Riverside walks beginning of the Dales Way
  • Lido and indoor swimming pool
  • The Manor House dating back to the 14th century
  • Good mixture of independent and high street shops
  • Numerous pubs, cafes and restaurants including the famous Betty's Tea Rooms

Grassington 25 minute drive

  • Attractive Yorkshire Dales village
  • Beautiful stone buildings
  • Good variety of unusual shops
  • Friendly pubs and cafes
Trip Advisor Reviews
Highly Rated by
TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2021
CoolCamping Certificate of Excellence
Farm Stay UK
Camping and Caravanning Club
Welcome to Yorkshire