Rivendell Breaks


Our minimum charge is now 3 nights all year, in all the accommodation (see exception below for Cabin & Stables in school summer hol period).

 If you can only stay 2 nights, you are booked for 3 so can stay as long as you like on the day you leave. You will understand that this is in the interest of keeping everyone safe, we have added considerable extra cleaning time as we also disinfect after cleaning..


Signal Box : £25pppn 

Corner:      £25pppn 

Cabin : £75/night total 

Lodge : £85/night total

Stables, 3+ people: £85/night total 

If Signal Box or Corner not available , Stables can be booked for 1-2 people at  £30 pppn (outside of school/public holidays)


MAY >>>> OCTOBER ONLY ( excl. school/public holidays): 12+ people paid for (booking Signal Box, Corner, Cabin & Stables): £24 pppn.


*  2 people in the Cabin - £70/night.  Not available in school holidays.

* NOV-MAR (outside school/public holidays) :'7 nights for price of 5' '4 nights for price of 3' in Signal Box, Corner, Cabin & Stables.

* Book a 7 night stay APRIL-OCTOBER get 1/2 price stay (any length) during NOV-MAR. Both must be booked at same time, Nov- Mar booking can be before or after the main booking, but needs to be outside school/public  holiday periods.

* 4+ nights in Lodge- FREE LODGE 'PAMPER PACK' for 2 (see detail below, available Nov-Mar, excludes school public holidays).

* Christian workers- Signal Box/Corner - £23pppn , Cabin - £67.50/night , Stables - £76.50/night 

Sorryy, no discounts available with Lodge.   Contact us if you still can't afford to come!

PLEASE NOTE..... only ONE  discount applied/booking.

SPECIAL.....for special occasions or as a treat *LODGE PAMPER PACK*  2 towels/person + 2 towelling bathrobes +  wine or chocs- £15 for 2 people .

SABBATICALS....you are welcome to spend part or even all of your sabbatical at Rivendell. Please contact  us for special rates.

BRUNCH PACK...for an extra £6/person/day we can provide enough food for a hearty breakfast or breakfast +packed lunch. Please request at time of booking.


1) Non returnable deposit of 25% is due with booking. Full fee due 2 months ahead of arrival date (or with booking if nearer). After this no refund is due, unless we are able to re-let the accommodation.

2) Cancellations:as regulars will know, we have often allowed people who are cancelling for good reasons to re-book different dates at no extra charge - this does of course represent a loss to us. From now on if a cancellation is made, owing to  illness/ other urgent reason, we will allow a transfer of dates (from and to outside of school/public holidays) at a reduced rate of 50%. (No refund or transfer if school/public hol. dates are cancelled).  If you want to be covered for cancellation, there are a number of holiday insurance options online.

3) SCHOOL SUMMER HOLIDAYS are Sat - Sat, full weeks only in Cabin & Stables - except late availability.The Signal Box, Corner and Lodge- minimum three nights booked, as for the rest of the year (any day start, if we have the availability).

4) We take ONE  well-behaved dog with its own seating/bedding in all places EXCEPT the Lodge & the Signal Box. BY ARRANGEMENT: please mention at time of enquiry/booking.



1) Use the enquiry form  (on the 'Contacts' page) as a booking form, making clear which place(s) you wish to book. Print off or send by email.

2) Payment by BACS (preferred) or cheque  for 25% deposit of the full cost - or full balance if your arrival date is less than 2 months away (do talk to us if that is a problem).Sorry no credit/debit card payments. Bank details for BACS payment sent with first reply. 

Cheque payable to 'Ange Whiles' at:

The Cottage
New Bridge
N. Yorkshire
YO18 8JL.

Please mark your envelope 'BOOKING'.

3) On receipt of deposit/balance we will send confirmation by email with detail of balance due date, directions,what to bring etc. Our arrival time is 4.30pm onwards and departure time by 10.30am. 

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