Manor House Museum in Ilkley

Manor House Museum in Ilkley

Ilkley in the Wharfedale Valley is the perfect gateway into the Yorkshire Dales and West Yorkshire, offering a beautiful market town base just a short distance from Leeds Bradford Airport and Bradford city centre. The town is perfect for gentle walking holidays around adjacent Ilkley Moor and ideal for romantic breaks, with a choice of luxury boutique B&Bs available in the area.

Ilkley book shop

Ilkley book shop

One of Yorkshire's iconic Betty's Tearooms is here in pretty Ilkley town centre alongside an array of craft shops, quirky bookshops and independent boutiques. Ilkley also has a reputation for fine dining with a creative twist - you'll find a selection of chic cafes and contemporary restaurants around the centre.

A more beautiful setting for an outdoor lido would be hard to find - Ilkley's lido is Yorkshire's only lido with additional on-site facilities including a cafe, tennis, bowls and putting. Take a ride on the nearby Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway and tour Ilkley's Manor House museum housed in the town's oldest building which digs deep into its famous spa history.

River Wharfe at Ilkley

River Wharfe at Ilkley

You'll also findĀ  premier golf locally and a choice of pretty walks along the River Wharfe and into the gentle countryside of the Wharfe Valley. Stay in the beautiful historic spa town of Ilkley and book accommodation online now.

Accommodation in Ilkley

  • Ilkley   (1.7 miles from the centre of Ilkley)
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    Charming 18th century cottage near Ilkley. Ideal for exploring the Yorkshire Dales. Lounge with wood-burner, modern galley kitchen. Original features. Great views. Parking. Wi-Fi.
     
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  • Near Harrogate   (5.1 miles from the centre of Ilkley)
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    £300
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    Affordable luxury 200 year old cottages near Otley & Harrogate on the eastern edge of the Yorkshire Dales. Cosy log fires, private gardens, catering service and parking. Free Wi-Fi
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  • Fewston   (6.2 miles from the centre of Ilkley)
    Sleeps 4
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    £300
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    Fewston holiday cottage between Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales, close to reservoirs and perfect for walking, cycling and fishing. Families welcome. Sleeps 4.
     
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