Arrival
03 Wed Jun
Departure
10 Wed Jun
Arrival
03 Wed Jun
Departure
10 Wed Jun
Bolton Abbey

Situated only minutes from the Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, the wonderful Bolton Abbey is the perfect day out for the whole family.

The beautiful Bolton Abbey located in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales overlooks the banks of the River Wharfe and is surrounded by 30,000 acres of scenic countryside.

Enjoy a leisurely day with the whole family by exploring the grounds of the Bolton Abbey. There is a lot to see and do during your time here, with over 80 miles of footpaths; you are guaranteed to find something for everyone!

Bolton Abbey is surrounded by a landscape full of history and legend making it the perfect place for learning and inspiration for children of all ages! Bolton Abbey is open every day from 9am and there are a number of excellent restaurants, tea rooms and cafes on site serving local produce. Alternately you could bring a picnic and take in the fresh air and beautiful views by the riverside. Below the priory ruins a beach area provides the ideal place for sandcastle building with the children.

Plan a group visit to Bolton Abbey by contacting the Estate Office in advance for the best rates.  Also feel free to take your dog along with you for the day. Dogs are welcome on all the riverside paths however they must be kept on a lead along woodland trails in order to protect the ground flora and fauna.

Before your visit check out the Bolton Abbey events calendar to find out about up and coming events and festivities in the area. Whether you are looking for a relaxing day out with your family or the chance to take in the exposed purple heights and heather moorland, Bolton Abbey is the ultimate choice.

The beautiful Bolton Abbey located in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales overlooks the banks of the River Wharfe and is surrounded by 30,000 acres of scenic countryside.

With just under 30,000 acres of beautiful countryside, over 80 miles of footpaths and ample space to run around and enjoy the fresh air, there is something for all ages.

Riverside

Parking is available alongside the banks of the river Wharfe at Sandholme. With over ¼ mile of river frontage there is ample space to play.

Walking

There are over eighty miles of footpaths across some of the most spectacular countryside in England. Whether you wander beside the river, cross the exposed purple heights of the heather moorland or explore the woodland nature trails, there is something for everyone.

The nature trails in Strid Wood start just a short distance from the Cavendish Pavilion.

Priory Ruins

Overlooking the River Wharfe are the ruins of the 12th century Priory and the thriving parish church. Both the priory ruins and the church are open to the public.

Bolton Abbey
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 6AJ

Experiences

For the thrill-seekers, there is cycling and cliffs to climb. For the rest of us, there are lakeside strolls and the finest cream cakes. You can find an experience to please everyone in the beautiful Peaks and Dales.

Places to Visit

From breathtaking views to picturesque villages, the Peaks and Dales are rich in romance and heritage. There are so many places to visit you’ll be spoilt for choice.

The Great Outdoors

Our summertime stays offer the perfect opportunity to enjoy our beautiful estate settings. Think long walks in the grass, lingering picnics and savouring a glass of wine on the terrace whilst the sun sets.

The Great Outdoors

Our summertime stays offer the perfect opportunity to enjoy our beautiful estate settings. Think long walks in the grass, lingering picnics and savouring a glass of wine on the terrace whilst the sun sets.

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