Ewelands House is a fabulous dog friendly getaway for families and friends

Ewelands House is perfect bolthole for that special stay. Farrow and Ball shades of grey mixed with warming whites, wood and natural stone in this sumptuous cottage is perfect for family and friends. Step out of the front door into the North Yorkshire Moors National Park which has numerous paths for varying levels of walks and miles of cycle trails for the energetic.

Spacious and open plan, there’s enough room for your own privacy if needed. With Zoffany and Sanderson fabrics, furnishings to nestle in, log burner set ready for you to light, and sublime scenery, this is the perfect idyll for your holiday.


Ewelands House has everything you could possibly wish for in a home from home

Wedgwood crockery and Royal Doulton crystal glassware, Dualit toaster and kettle, Panasonic breadmaker, Neff appliances, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer, SMART TV, Netflix, DVD player, Apple iPad for music streaming with bluetooth speakers. Full heating throughout.

Welcome Goodies

Includes warm freshly baked bread, bottle of wine, jam, chutney, tea, coffee, sugar and cake, all ready for your arrival.


SMART TV, Netflix, Apple iPad, open fire, quality fabrics and furnishings, honesty bar.


Birdsong, pheasants, partridges, sheep, clip clopping of passing horses, distant church bells.

Nearest Shops

10 minutes walk away.

Nearest Pub / Restaurant

5 minutes walking distance, and you will be sure of a friendly welcome and log burning fire.

Useful to Know

Ewelands House is in Sleights, one of the North Yorkshire Moors villages and is surrounded by sheep-filled pastures, ancient woodlands and tinkling streams.

Wellies, brollies, binoculars, torches, iron/ironing board, washing up liquid, cloths and scourer, kitchen cleaner, dishwasher and laundry tablets, kitchen towel and tea towels, toilet rolls, kitchen roll, liquid hand wash, cling film, foil, condiments, are all provided for your use.

  • Private Parking
  • EV (electric vehicle) charging point available for you to use
  • Bike Storage

What’s Nearby

Fish restaurant and pubs serving home cooked food within a 5 minute walk away. Shops, bakers, butchers and Deli, within 10 minutes walk. Close to sandy beaches and coastal paths, set within the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Beautiful walks and cycle trails from your doorstep.

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Leave your wellies at the front door and step into Ewelands House with its big open plan living room with underfloor heating and comfy sofas piled with cushions and the cutest wood-burner

Just perfect to warm your toes whilst indulging in a marshmallow filled hot chocolate or a bottle of wine or two.

Netflix is provided on the SMART TV, together with an Apple iPad, bluetooth and ceiling speakers along with a great selection of DVD’s and books so snuggle up on the sofas, relax and unwind, and maybe treat yourself to a little tipple from our honesty bar.

French doors open onto a large glazed balcony overlooking the amazing view of the North Yorkshire Moors and a cushioned window seat, Ralph Lauren lighting and fabulous silk padded curtains fall to the floor, makes this a wonderfully warm and inviting place to while away the hours.

  • BT fibre fast broadband.
  • SMART TV, Netflix, DVD player, bluetooth speakers, Apple iPad, remotely controlled lamps.
  • Library of books, DVD’s, board games.
  • Selection of wellies, umbrellas, binoculars and torches.
  • Toasty underfloor heating with stone fireplace and log burner.
  • Amazing views from all windows.
  • Close to sandy beaches and coastal paths for walking and cycling.


The kitchen has windows that frame the North Yorkshire Moors and is perfectly equipped for the aspiring chef. Mellow cream cabinets house everything you need to conjure up a feast and the granite work surfaces provide plenty of space to prepare your goodies. Equipped with all the mod cons to boot this is a culinary delight.

During less clement weather you can dine at the solid oak dining table which seats 6 comfortably with its industrial lights hanging above, but when the weather is sunny and warm you’ll not want to step off the amazing balcony – perfect for al-fresco meals with outstanding views – a glass of something special in hand is a must.


The Master Bedroom occupies the whole of the top floor of the cottage and has a King size bed, piled high with luxurious 600 thread count linens, throws and cushions.

Two further bedrooms are on the first floor and are just as gorgeous, one has a King size bed and the other zip and link beds that can be made up as twins or a super-king size bed, so ideal for couples or two sleeping separately. All have deep mattresses, 600 thread count linens, wall mounted flat screen TV’s and some rather lovely blinds and curtains in each room – pure bliss.

  • Hairdryers in all bedrooms.


The master suite has a freestanding bath in the bedroom. An en-suite shower room with heated towel rail and great lighting make up the master room.

On the first floor there is a walk in shower room again with heated towel rail. Fluffy towels and Elemis toiletries are waiting for you. There is a cloakroom on the ground floor too with toilet and basin.

There is a fabulous large glazed balcony, with luxury furniture where you can enjoy a glass or two while soaking up the sun and gazing over the valley and towards Whitby

Relax and unwind

You can snuggle up with the throws provided and watch for shooting stars on the patio furniture or have a BBQ with the charcoal Weber BBQ.

Watch the deer in the field and look out for the barn owl flying by on an eveving. There is an abundance of wildlife.

Enjoy al-fresco meals

Plan your day with coffee, or enjoy a glass of fizz while watching the North Yorkshire Moors Steam train puff along in the valley below on its way into Whitby.

Please note Ewelands House doesn’t have a garden.

3 beautifully appointed bedrooms. The master occupies the whole of the top floor and has a King size bed, piled high with luxurious linens, covers and cushions.

Can sleep 8 if interlinked with Ewelands Retreat

Two dogs are very welcome. We charge £50 per week or short break, per dog.

Dog Friendly Information Page

Doggy Day Care or Boarding

Just a short distance from the cottages is a local doggy day care and boarder the Happy Hounds Pet Service, should you require to book prior to your arrival. You can contact them on 07835 889731

Happy Hounds Pet Service

Travel Cot and high chair available upon request (bring your own bedding).

  • There is private parking for 2 cars.
  • EV (electric vehicle) charging point is available for you to use.
  • Bike storage is also available.

The house is fully WiFi connected so you can keep in touch with the outside world if you need to and make full use of the SMART TVs and iPad.

Friday or Monday, short breaks available all year except Christmas / New Year. Call Molly and Lewis at Unique Retreats on 07787758854 at anytime for more information.

Quick Check Availability

This calendar is just a quick guide to what availability we have for this cottage. If your dates are available (in Green) then please click the yellow button below to book.

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