Overview & description

In the heart of North York Moors national park you will find Craven Garth a family run working farm, nestling in the beautiful Valley of Rosedale surrounded by stunning scenery. 

Traditional cottages renovated from the old barns. This enchanting region is home to heather moorland, pine forests, rolling hills and shimmering coastline, Look closer and you'll discover historic Abbeys, Castles and Priories.

Walking, cycling and horse riding could have been invented for the North York Moors. Get on your Bike, Pull on your walking boots and you can explore breath-taking moor & coastal paths, steep-sloped valleys and fragrant pine forests in the same day. 

Take to the trees on a rope swing in Dalby Forest, or hire a bike and explore a landscape of ruins, legends and endless horizons.

Step back in time with Britain's most popular heritage steam railway. Enjoy stunning scenery along 18 miles of railway through the National Park.
From Pickering's well-preserved castle, to the Gothic splendour or Rievaulx Abbey, the landscape is peppered with places of historic interest. 

Unearth bronze and Iron Age settlements at Roulston Scar, experience life during World War II at Eden Camp, or visit Ryedale Folk museum for a day of historic fun. As you and your family will quickly discover, few destinations are as historically rich, or revealing.

And when you're ready to take a break, set a course for the charming market towns and a hearty pub lunch and back to Rosedale for Yorkshire Food at its finest. Or simply relax in your cottage in front of a log fire. There is a bakery / Tearooms and pubs and restaurants within 2 miles.

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Facilities available at Craven Garth

  • Disabled Access
  • On-Site Parking
  • Wi-fi
  • Pets Accepted
  • Child Friendly


  • Visit Britain
  • Walker Award
  • Pets Award
  • Green Award