The perfect rural holiday base for exploring Lakeland and the Yorkshire Dales, acclaimed book town Sedbergh nestles close to the Howgill Fells and is surrounded by a wealth of outdoor activities from walking and cycling to top horse riding and fishing. Delights await the visitor in this pretty Yorkshire Dales village alongside the Dales Way and Dales High Way.
Sedbergh town centre contains a superb collection of rare, independent and second hand book shops, and the town hosts a Festival of Books and Drama annually in September together with other annual folk music events. Be sure to visit Farfield Mill craft centre in Sedbergh, both a heritage and craft centre selling an exquisite selection of local crafts, handmade clothing and more, with an on-site cafe also available.
The Mill also features a selection of wonderful local produce and specialist food shops, craft shops and don’t miss the annual craft and local produce extravaganza, The Sedbergh Market Fair in mid-August. Browse a great choice of Sedbergh cottages, farm B&Bs and inns with rooms on Iknow. Stay in a beautiful book town perfect for walking holidays, situated midway between the Lakes and Dales. Book Sedbergh accommodation online and direct with the owner!
Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.