Ilkley

Discover Ilkley

Ilkley is the ideal base for a holiday in the Yorkshire Dales. This pretty, traditional spa town offers some of Yorkshire‘s finest tearooms, magnificent countryside and a rock climbers’ paradise with the famous Cow and Calf Rocks sitting proudly above the town, on the rolling Yorkshire moors.


Ilkley on a Map

The map below shows the boundaries of Ilkley.


Travelling to Ilkley by Rail

Ilkley has a train station which allows passengers to connect from Leeds and Bradford (via Shipley). You can connect to main line services from Leeds or York, via a couple of changes.

Ilkley on the Northern network rail map

The train station is located at: Ilkley LS29 8HF.


Ilkley News & Inspiration


Places to Stay

There’s many good places to stay in and around Ilkley. Have a look at self catering and holiday cottage options here.

Innkeeper’s Lodge Ilkley

The Cow and Calf Vintage Inn, Hangingstone Road, Ilkley, LS29 8BT, United Kingdom

Westwood Lodge, Ilkley Moor

Westwood Drive, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9JF

Myddelton Grange

Ilkley, LS29 0EB, United Kingdom

Garden Cottage

Ilkley, LS29 8SY, United Kingdom

Belle Vue

Ilkley, LS29 8TA, United Kingdom

Beacon Cottage, Ilkley

Ilkley, LS29 0RD, United Kingdom

The Smithy

45a Cowpasture Road, Ilkley, LS29 8SY, United Kingdom

The Ilkley Penthouse

10 Cowpasture Road Top Floor, Ilkley, LS29 8SR, United Kingdom

The Ilkley Retreat

6 Cowpasture Road, Ilkley, LS29 8SR, United Kingdom

The Ilkley Hideaway

Mount Pleasant, Ilkley, LS29 8TW, United Kingdom

The Ilkley Moors View

10 Cowpasture Road, Ilkley, LS29 8SR, United Kingdom

The Gin Lounge Rooms

45 Brook Street floor3/4, Ilkley, LS29 8AG, United Kingdom

The Black Hat

11 Church Street, Ilkley, LS29 9DR, United Kingdom

Spacious and bright 1 – bedroom rental unit

1 Ash Street Flat 1, Ilkley, LS29 8ES, United Kingdom

Rooms by Bistrot Pierre at The Crescent Inn

Brook Street, Ilkley, LS29 8DG, United Kingdom

Ilkley Studio

Gordon Street, Ilkley, LS29 8JW, United Kingdom

Ilkley Place

Tivoli Place, Ilkley, LS29 8SU, United Kingdom

Ilkley House

Ash Grove, Ilkley, LS29 8EP, United Kingdom

Ilkley Cottage

Leamington Road, Ilkley, LS29 8EN, United Kingdom

Ilkley Central One

Wells Walk Apartment 1, Ilkley, LS29 9LH, United Kingdom

Ilkley Apartment with Parking

10 Cowpasture Road, Ilkley, LS29 8SR, United Kingdom

The Wheatley Arms

Wheatley Lane, Ben Rhydding, Ilkley, LS29 8PP, United Kingdom

Ilkley Riverside Hotel

Riverside Gardens,Bridge Lane, Ilkley, LS29 9EU, United Kingdom

Evergreen, Ilkley

67 Main Street, Addingham, Ilkley, LS29 0PD, United Kingdom

Best Western Plus Ilkley Craiglands Hotel & Spa

Cow Pasture Rd, Ilkley, Ilkley, LS29 8RQ, United Kingdom

Pickersgill Manor Farm

Low Lane, Silsden Moor, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, BD20 9JH

One Tivoli Place

1 Tivoli Place, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8SU

Ilkley Riverside Hotel

Riverside Gardens, Bridge Lane, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9EU

Things to Do

Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms, Ilkley

32 The Grove, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9EE

The Cow and Calf

Hangingstone Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8BT

Bistrot Pierre – Ilkley

Brook Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DG

Yorkshire Velo Tours

110 Bolling Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS298PN

Attic Womenswear Boutique

3 Crescent Court, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DE

Bluebell Gifts Ilkley

1 Crescent Court, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DE

Addingham Village

Addingham, Ilkley LS29 0LZ

The Laura Wallace Collection

Laura Wallace Art, Friars Hill, Owler Park Road, Ilkely, LS29 0BH

Sweet Indulgence

8 The Grove, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9EG

The Clevedon Restaurant

Ben Rhydding Drive, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8AQ

The Yard, Ilkley

30a Brook Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DE

The Ticket Office

11 Station Plaza, Station Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8HF

The Moody Cow – Ilkley

1-2 New Brook St, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DQ

The Little Teahouse

27 The Grove Promenade, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8AF

The Fleece at Addingham

152 – 154 Main Street, Addingham, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 0LY

The Dalesway Bar & Restaurant

1 Leeds Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DH

The Crescent Inn

Brook Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DG

The Commute Cycle Cafe

20 Leeds Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DS

The Black Hat

11 Church Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9DR

Piccolino Ilkley

Piccolino, 31 And 33 Brook Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8AE

Ilkley Brewery

The New Brewery, Ashlands Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8JT

Create

Arcade South, Hawksworth Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9DY

Box Tree Restaurant

35-37 Church Street, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9DR

Bistro Saigon

1a Railway Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DE

Best Western Plus Craiglands Hotel

Cowpasture Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8RQ

Bar t’at

7 Cuncliffe Rd, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9DZ

Avanti Coffee House

6 The Grove Promenade, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8AF

Aagrah Ilkley

Units 8 – 10, The Moors Shopping Centre, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9LB

Where Next?

There’s so much to see in and around Ilkley, if you’re looking for shopping, you could hit Leeds or Harrogate; if it’s country walks you want, The Dales are close at hand too. Nearby towns worth a visit include Otley and Skipton.