Access

We aim to cater for and meet the needs of all our visitors to Beechtree cottages, self catering accommodation. The following access statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any specific questions, please feel free to call us on 01524 241828 and we will answer and address you queries as appropriate.

Pre-arrival

There are three train stations – Settle, Bentham and Ribblehead within a 15-minute car drive from Beechtree cottages. There is a local taxi service available from both Settle and Bentham. There is a local bus service from Settle, which drops off at the Ingleton Community Centre, which is a 15-minute walk from Beechtree cottages. We have a website which has a high level map showing the location of beech tree cottages in relation to Ingleton village and the surrounding area. We can be contacted via telephone or email and bookings can be made direct on www.beechtreecottages.co.uk. Email: beechtreecottage@aol.com. Tel: 015242 41828 or 07850 874115.

Arrival and car parking facilities

On arrival to Beechtree cottages, there is a large tarmac driveway entrance, which has a slight gradient to a large parking area. There are provisions for two spaces per cottage, please advise us if you require more, this can be arranged. There is a height restriction of 2.4 metres to the main car park. On arrival there will be someone there to meet you and show you to your cottage, please go to the area signed reception. Arrival is after 4pm and departure is before 10am. If you are bringing your dog we have a fenced-in dog toilet area with a waste bin. The main bins are stored in a gated area around the front of the cottages these are well signed. We do have garage storage for bikes if needed. All the cottages have wireless internet facilities.

The cottages in general

The car park leads to the entrances of all 6 cottages, the entrances are 85cm wide, all cottages have outside lights. A full, comprehensive list of all utensils will be sent to you on booking. There is an instruction and general information folder in each cottage also there is an on site manager available most of the time. Each cottage has a log burning fire, 2 leather sofas, dining area and full kitchen equipment. The cottages have fire alarms, escape windows or doors in all rooms two fire extinguishes and a fire blanket. There are 12 steps to the 1st floors of each cottage, each step is 12cm high the staircase is 117cm wide with hand rails. In each cottage there are 2/3 bedrooms and an upstairs bathroom with bath and shower.

A full layout plan of each cottage is available on our website, www.beechtreecottages.co.uk. There are seating areas at the back and front of all the cottages.

Holly Cottage

There are three sets of five steps, with hand rails down to the entrance of Holly Cottage then there is one step up into the cottage. Downstairs is all open plan on one level with a separate WC. There is one step down through the front patio doors on to a sandstone patio/seating area. Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.

Hornbeam Cottage

There are two sets of five steps with hand rails down to Hornbeam Cottage, then there is one step up. Downstairs is all open plan with a separate WC. There is one step down onto a sandstone seating area through the front patio doors. Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.

Willow Cottage

Willow Cottage has level access from the car park into an open plan living area, there is a separate WC. There is level access onto a high raised sandstone patio area, that has an iron fence around it with a gate leading down eight steps to the lawned area. Willow Cottage has levelled access to a ground floor double bedroom with en suite bathroom and walk in shower. Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a bathroom.

Maple Cottage

Maple Cottage has levelled access from the car park, into an open plan living area and separate WC. There is level access to a high raised sandstone area that has an iron fence around it with a gate leading down eight steps to the lawned area. Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.

Cherry Cottage

There is one step up from the car park into an open plan living area with a separate WC. There is one step down through patio doors on to a sandstone seating area. There are 2 bedrooms and a upstairs bathroom in Cherry Cottage.

Oak Cottage

There is level access to Oak Cottage into a open plan living are with separate WC. There is one step down on to a sandstone seating area through the front door. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms, one bedroom has access through another. There is also a bathroom and an en suite shower room.

Additional Information

Beechtree Cottages are a family owned and managed business. We are open all year round and offer short breaks out of season. All our information is available on our extensive website, if you need any additional information or help with your booking please telephone or email Beechtree cottages, we will be happy to help.