Stay in a beautiful country house and explore picturesque destinations, from the easiest of ambles, to more intense challenges. Make the most of your self-guided walking holiday and make use of the recommend walks starting from 2 km to 20 km.
Newfield Hall is a grand 19th century country house set in extensive grounds with magnificent views of the Yorkshire Dales. Built in 1856, the house retains many of its grand features including an impressive entrance hall and sweeping staircase.
The Yorkshire Dales contains the quintessential landscape of Northern England. Enjoy the surrounding scenery of green patchwork fields, drystone walls and wild moorland hills. Malham Cove, Skipton, Bronte Parsonage, Fountains Abbey & Harrogate are all under an hours drive away if you can take yourself away from the idyllic countryside setting!
22, 29 Jul & 5, 12, 19 August 2017
|R8,640 p.p. Land only|
Package prices unless indicated on the offer are per person sharing, for the full duration of stay, accommodation & return resort transfers. Package offers exclude meals & drinks not indicated, items of a personal nature, medical & travel insurance. Peak season surcharges & block out dates may apply. Prices are correct at the time of publishing, however are subject to change due to currency fluctuations, rate increases & availability. Supplier terms & conditions may apply. These offers may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Service fees apply. Errors & omissions excepted.
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