Visitor Comments

Visitor Comments from our recent guests.

Great part of the world, plenty to do and see & a really comfortable, cosy cottage to stay in.

J & J Richards, Gosport, Hampshire. July 2009

This cottage offers very high standard accommodation and is good value for the rental charged. It is comfortable and well equipped. Set in the attractive village of Middleham, it provides an excellent base for walks in the Northern Dales.

Dr Walton, Berlin. August 2009

We returned to the Dales after a great time in Askrigg last year. Even better this year, the cottage has been so homely - thanks Alan & Angela.

S & H Doolan, Cardiff. September 2009

Lovely little cottage, had a great time and can't wait to get back. Many thanks.

L & P Smith, Manchester. October 2009

We have had the most wonderful week in Middleham and the surrounding Dales. Top of the list must be Jenny Wren Cottage which we have loved, it really is delightful. We will return again - thank you so much.

R & A Wright, Preston, Lancs. November 2009

Wonderful cottage, magical Christmas - Thank you.

M & N Poyner, Solihull. December 2009

Seasonal weather only added to the holiday's splendour. Excellent cottage, one we will endeavour to return to.

S & B McWatt, Hull. January 2010

Cottage far exceeded expectations. Location wonderful, snow magical, locals friendly, will return.

H Lloyd, Rugby, Warwicks. February 2010

Again a wonderful week in Yorkshire and of course Jenny Wren.

M & J Bott, Matlock, Derbyshire. March 2010

A glorious week in this lovely cottage, everything we needed and more. Lovely walks and meals out at Richard III and White Swan.

A & K Swan, North Walbottle, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. April 2010

Lovely cosy cottage - thanks.

L Lappin, Norway. May 2010

Everything we needed, hopefully will come again - had a lovely time.

F & A Hughes, Doncaster. June 2010

Comfortable, cosy cottage. Excellent week with favourable weather.

R & N English, Wylam, Northumberland. July 2010

Absolutely fabulous week. Jenny Wren is a wonderful cosy cottage to relax and enjoy. Such a lovely place to visit with wonderful walks.

J. Caunt, Lincoln. August 2010

Second stay at Jenny Wren - excellent as usual. Weather favourable, had some good walks. Lovely time.

R & J Lunt, Liverpool. September 2010

A beautiful cottage full of unexpected home comforts, in a beautiful location with thoroughbred racehorses on the doorstep - roll on our next stay.

B & S Newsham, Emley, West Yorkshire. October 2010

Fabulous cottage, really cosy. Walks superb and weather also good.

J & S Osborne, Whitby, North Yorkshire. November 2010

A wonderful relaxing New Year with everything we needed.

N & S Davis, Leeds. December 2010

Lovely cosy cottage, would stay here again and recommend it too.

S & S Connelly, Bedlington, Northumberland. January 2011

Still as great as we remember, many thanks.

R & C Palmer, Bradford. February 2011

Lovely cottage, just what you need. Enjoyed food at The White Swan. Theakston brewery tour is a must.

M. Barker, Wolverhampton. March 2011

It should be called Ideal cottage, ideal in many ways, comfortable and homely. We will return at a later date.

E & G Ellis, Ashington, Northumberland. April 2011

Thank you for the pleasant week we have had here at the cottage, it is very well equipped and very comfortable, a credit to you both.

B & B Piper, Brisbane, Australia. May 2011

Truly wonderful time, brilliant base, everything you need - thank you for having us.

A & V Pettitt, Snaith,Yorkshire. June 2011

Perfect cottage, beautifully clean and cosy. Great week, good weather for walks and visiting friends. Thank you Angela & Alan - we will return.

D & S Roper, Measham, Leicestershire. July 2011

Great cottage, well equipped - thank you for everything.

B Brannigan, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland. August 2011

Lovely cottage in a wonderful location. Very relaxing week with fantastic weather. York is a must see and Wensleydale Creamery at Hawes is also very good. Excellent food at Cover Bridge Inn. Fantastic holiday, will be back.

J & P Wiggall, Cheltenham, Glos. September 2011

Beautiful cottage with everything you need and more. Lovely welcome and little homely touches. Thank you.

W & H Leiper, Pontefract, West Yorkshire. October 2011

Lovely cottage with lovely welcome touches. Thanks again for the use of the cottage, it was just the break we needed.

G & V Barley, Beverley, East Yorkshire. November 2011

Home from home at Christmas, thank you for a lovely stay. It was absolutely perfect for us.

H Weaver, Barnsley, South Yorkshire. December 2011

Cottage was wonderful, lots of lovely walks, food at The Black Swan good. Thank you Alan and Angela for letting us have the cottage.

A & M Hardiker, Preston, Lancashire. January 2012

Well appointed and comfortable cottage. Enjoyed food at Streethead and Finghall, many thanks.

J & K Brumfield, Wansford, Cambridgeshire. February 2012

A really wonderful break which exceeded all our hopes - the cottage, the village and the record breaking weather. Cannot wait to return to this magical place.

P & C Barnes, Long Ditton, Surrey. March 2012

A perfect break away with lovely walks through Coverdale. The cottage is cosy with everything we needed in a lovely location.

Oliver & Kayleigh, Norwich. April 2012

A lovely setting and the cottage had everything we needed. A glorious break - thank you.

A & J Cloudsdale Hull. May 2012

We were here for the second time, it feels like coming home.

J & H Rieffe, Schager, Netherlands. June 2012

We've had a lovely stay here in Middleham. We had everything we needed and found the cottage very comfortable. Enjoyed being amongst the racehorses - great walks on the gallops and welcoming racing yards.

T & J Smith, Herefordshire. July 2012

Cosy cottage to relax in and good local pubs/food. The Black Bull to be recommended.

Alex & Alison, Buxton, Derbyshire. September 2012

Lovely cottage, great few days including a day of snow. Good to see horses on the moor.

Lesley & Michael, Motherwell, Scotland. January 2013

Delightful cottage, beautifully situated for fantastic walks. Many thanks.

C & K Morgan, Alsager, Cheshire. February 2013

Our third visit and enjoying every minute in this super cottage. We feel so relaxed and love the area, especially the horses. We hope to return later in the year.

M & A Forrest, Alloa, Scotland. March 2013

Enjoyed our stay, very cosy cottage. Good meals at the Black Bull.

J & B Walls, Hunmanby, Filey, North Yorkshire. April 2013

Beautiful cottage with everything we needed. Like a second home, would love to come back.

C & A Franks, York. May 2013

Lovely spotless cottage in a very welcoming area. So much to see and do, we will be back. Thank you.

A & C Brough, Warwick. June 2013

Lovely cottage, amazing weather, fantastic town and castle. Can't wait to return. Thanks.

R & V Morrison, Sydenham, London. July 2013

Wonderful week in a lovely cottage - our second visit to Middleham.

Rachel & Jason, Essex. August 2013

Such a lovely cottage with all home comforts. Great week, lots of walks, enjoyed the food at The Wensleydale Heifer and Richard 111. Hope to be back again next year.

G & M Armstrong, Liverpool. September 2013

Top quality cottage in a superb location. Great weekend break. Thanks - hope to be back.

J & J Hall, Bradford. October 2013

6th visit to Middleham, by far the best cottage , certainly got the X factor. 10/10 Thank you Alan & Angela.

R & B Bates, Leigh, Lancashire. November 2013

A lovely cottage in a wonderful setting. Thanks for the muffins and chocolate - a lovely touch.

Martin & Karen, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. December 2013

Thank you for a lovely stay in your cottage. The house was very welcoming and warm. Look forward to coming again.

Katie & Michael, The Wirral, Cheshire. January 2014

A lovely weekend in a great cottage - particularly appreciated the comfy bed.

Kate & Luke, Leeds. February 2014

Another hugely enjoyable stay at Jenny Wren. More great scenery taken in each day then back to our little palace.

Diane & Len, Chudleigh, Devon. March 2014

Lovely home, lovely town. Thanks for a great stay.

Glyn & Lisa, Stalybridge. April 2014

Our 2nd stay and we loved every minute. Jenny Wren is a perfect retreat from the hum drum of life - can't wait for our next stay.

Christine & Andy, York. May 2014

Super cottage, great location for touring.

Bert & Anna, East Kilbride. June 2014

We feel so lucky to have found your cottage and Middleham, we loved both - thanks.

Marcelle & Richard, Salisbury. July 2014

We found the cottage to be the best we have ever stayed in. The little extra touches made it particularly special.

Suzanna & Steve, Colchester. August 2014

Our first visit to Yorkshire and certainly won't be the last. Jenny Wren was a lovely base providing everything we needed, we hope to return again.

Jenny & Michael, Witney, Oxfordshire. September 2014

One of the best cottages we have stayed in. Fully equipped with all you could wish for. Great location for town and Dales.

Pete & Sue, North Aston, South Yorkshire. October 2014

Beautiful cottage for a lovely relaxing stay. 5* cottage - perfect place and amenities - couldn't wish for anything better.

Helen & Martin, Mexborough, South Yorkshire. November 2014

We had a really great Christmas in this superb little cottage. Wonderfully welcoming and the most comfortable bed in North Yorkshire!

Bruce & Margaret, Wakefield, West Yorkshire. December 2014

Had a wonderful break. Cottage has everything, will definitely be back - thanks.

Andrew & Paula, Burwell, Cambridgeshire. January 2015

Our 2nd visit to Jenny Wren Cottage, so relaxing - hope to return soon!

Julie & Robert, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. February 2015

Our 3rd visit to this lovely cottage, everything good, lots of walks - really chilled out. Couldn't want for more, thanks Alan & Angela - we shall be back.

Gill & Mike Armstrong, Liverpool. March 2015

A wonderful stay in a wonderful cottage. A perfect gem to explore the beautiful Dales. Thank you Alan & Angela.

Richard & Mary Fawcett, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. April 2015

Superb, warm and cosy cottage. Everything provided for the perfect stay in an area of scenic grandeur.

Bob & Sue McCormack, Newcastle, NSW Australia. May 2015

We have had a most wonderful stay at the cottage which was warm, cosy and super clean. We've had some super local Yorkshire food and visited some fabulous little market towns. You should be very proud of this little haven in this quiet little spot. Many thanks.

Mandy & Wilf, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire. June 2015

Perfect , peaceful cottage. Enjoyed our stay very much. Thanks.

Alison & Gordon, Earlston, Scottish Borders. July 2015

Beautiful little cottage. Quiet, relaxing stay. Alan & Angela I can't thank you enough for everything.

Jan Knight, Indiana, USA. August 2015

2nd visit to this lovely cottage and still love it as much as the first time. Hopefully back next year.

Rob & Sue, Stroud, Glos. September 2015

Have had a lovely week in this cosy cottage, exploring the area and eating lovely meals. If we visit this area again will definitely book this cottage.

Anthony & Sue Griffiths, Pembrokeshire. October 2015

Perfect as always, our home from home. We love it more every time we come.

Christine & Andy, York. November 2015

Lovely pre-Christmas break. Cosy and spotless with all home comforts.

Richard & Fiona, Glasgow. December 2015

What can I say that hasn't already been said. This is a cosy, homely quaint cottage that more than lived up to our needs. Will definitely be back.

Yvette & Andrew, Falkirk. January 2016

Needed a break, found this beautiful cottage - chilled out walking, couldn't have been better. Thanks for the care to make it very relaxing.

Denise & Peter, Norwich. February 2016

Lovely stay in a cosy, well equipped cottage. Enjoyed our walks and the friendly pubs.

Julie & Paul, Hereford. March 2016

Our first stay at Jenny Wren Cottage, we totally loved it. Cottage very cosy and relaxing. We will be back at some point soon. Thank you Alan & Angela.

Karen & Andy, Derbyshire. April 2016

Immaculate cosy cottage providing everything anyone could possibly require. With the added bonus of a comfy bed and wonderful comfy squidgy settees. All a credit to you.

K & B Tomlinson, Lancashire. May 2016

Thanks Alan & Angela for providing such wonderful accommodation, Jenny Wren is a credit to you - everything was first class. All the fittings & appliances were of a high standard and the cleanliness was exceptional. We will recommend this cottage to anyone wishing to experience the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.

Bernie & Jan Mulroy, Perth, Australia. June 2016

A little gem of a cottage, had a super time.

May & Harper Ashcroft, Templepatrick, Northern Ireland. July 2016

Beautiful cottage, we really enjoyed our stay and would definitely recommend to others.

Matt & Jo, East Yorkshire. August 2016

A home from home, what more can I say, as usual a big thank you for the use of the cottage. Weather very good, enjoyed our break.

Moira & Alastair, Stirling. September 2016

Thank you for providing an excellent cottage, it has been a pleasure to stay and enjoy the peace and tranquility of the area. Such a lovely area to unwind and recharge our batteries.

Ian & Carol, Sheffield. October2016

Beautiful cottage with everything you could need. Great location, we will be back - many thanks.

Carol & Mark, Liverpool. November 2016

Another great stay at your lovely cottage. Thanks & Happy New Year.

Yvette & Andrew, Falkirk. December 2016

Lovely cottage, great weekend.

Alan & Dympna, Liverpool. January 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in your delightful cottage.

Heather & Roger, Leamington Spa. February 2017

Very much enjoyed our stay in your beautiful cottage. So peaceful, Yorkshire is amazing - will be back.

Gail & Kev, Bristol. March 2017

We have had a wonderful week in this delightful cottage, everything has been perfect - 6 days of sunshine included. Many thanks.

Jan & Ronnie, Houston, Renfrewshire. April 2017

A sweet cottage, perfectly placed for walking - thank you.

John & Lesley, Connecticut, USA. May 2017

Thank you Alan & Angela, another wonderful week in your delightful, charming cottage.

Tina & Bill, San Antonio, Texas, USA. June 2017

Lovely Cottage, we had a great week.

Mary & Bob, Norfolk. July 2017

Many thanks for a lovely cottage in the best village in England.

Margot & Tom, Edinburgh. August 2017

Your lovely little cottage deserves 5* Spotless, every single thing has been thought of. Will love to return, thank you so much.

Anthony & Daphne, Branton, Doncaster. September 2017

Five weeks here was not a minute too long. Cosy, comfortable and tastefully decorated. Jenny Wren Cottage has been wonderful for us and to have the glorious Yorkshire Dales on our doorstep was perfect.

Nanette & Andrew, Melbourne, Australia. October 2017

Another lovely stay at Jenny Wren, blessed with good weather - a very relaxing break.

Clive & Margaret, Lancashire. November 2017

Our first visit but certainly not our last. A beautiful cottage in a stunning location.

Alex & Lynn, Liverpool. December 2017

What a beautiful cosy cottage in a great location. A real find and would recommend to anyone.

Caroline & Simon, Leeds. January 2018

What a lovely cottage and a perfect birthday stay. Hopefully will be back.

Janet & Leigh, Wakefield. February 2018

Another great stay in our favourite cottage and place in Yorkshire. Thank you, will be back.

Gill & Mike, Liverpool. March 2018

Gem of a cottage - wonderful stay.

Trevor & Di, Southend. April 2018

Having yummy welcome packs is all well and good but at the end of the day, how good is the cottage? Yours is fabulous, clean (that is so important) homely and comfortable. Thank you both for making the cottage so welcoming, everything was lovely (including the welcome pack)

Sheridan & Kevin, Sydney, Australia. June 2018

A lovely stay in this cosy quirky cottage. All here that we needed.

Ian & Nicki, Port Talbot. July 2018

We had an enjoyable stay on our first visit to Middleham and Jenny Wren Cottage. The cottage was perfect for our stay, both peaceful and restful. Did some great walks and enjoyed Sunday lunch at the Wyvill Arms in Constable Burton. Highly recommended.

Janet & Stewart, Royston. August 2018

Lovely to be back in the Dales and Jenny Wren Cottage. Lovely walks and enjoyed Sunday lunch at the Blue Lion in East Witton.

Julie & Ray, Liverpool. September 2018

Well here we are again, home from home. Fantastic week, weather great. Visited MJR yard, Catterick races, Skipton, Knaresborough Market plus a few walks especially to Cover Bridge Inn. Thank you Alan & Angela, see you next year.

John & Chrissie, Rochester,Kent. October 2018

Another enjoyable stay at Jenny Wren Cottage. Thanks Alan & Angela.

Julie & Robert, Chesterfield. November 2018

Another wonderful stay at Jenny Wren, such a relaxing place to holiday.

Mark & Carol, Liverpool. December 2018

Wonderful gem of a cottage. Immaculate on arrival. We had three very relaxing days for our wedding anniversary. Very welcoming village, looking forward to coming back.

Jane & Richard, South Yorkshire. January 2019

Been here now for a 3rd time for Valentines break. Such a beautiful and cosy cottage. Facilities excellent, cleanliness is first class. Like home from home, hopefully make it a 4th time next year.

Mel & Mark, West Yorkshire. February 2019

What can I say - super cottage & super hosts. We'll be back in July to enjoy another restful break.

Alastair & Moira, Stirling, Scotland. March 2019.

Stayed here for a 4 day break. Enjoyed the cottage and the area. All facilities and extras provided at the cottage. - very comfortable and cosy. Thank you.

Angela & Paul, Kingston Upon Hull. April 2019.

Lovely cottage which suited our needs perfectly. Weather was excellent, walked every day. Thanks to Alan & Angela.

Jen & Steve, Norton, Sheffield. May 2019.

Thank you Alan & Angela for an excellent week - cottage perfect for two in the ideal location. Being in Middleham has been tremendous - the horses, the walks, the castle, churches, antique shops. Great week - thank you.

Mark & Sharon, Dundonald, Northern Ireland. June 2019.

A very nice snug and cosy cottage, well equipped. We enjoyed ourselves - Thank you.

John & Hilda, Seahouses, Northumberland. July 2019.

Had a lovely time in Middleham this week. Visited Wensleydale Creamery, Fountains Abbey, Bolton Castle and Green Howards Museum. We were here during the awful storm which caused devastating floods in the surrounding area. Thank you Alan & Angela for checking we were safe. Fortunately the cottage was a cosy place of refuge for us. In spite of this weather we had a lovely time here and will highly recommend Jenny Wren Cottage to others. We did have some sunshine too and really enjoyed our little private sunny courtyard.

Jane & Joe, Glasgow. August 2019.

We really enjoyed our holiday in the Yorkshire Dales - interesting history and wonderful scenery. Your cottage may be small but it is perfectly formed! Thank you.

Angela & David, Bedfordshire. September 2019.

Another lovely break in beautiful Middleham. Jenny Wren is ideal for a few days, everything here that you need.

Ann & David, Bedford. October 2019.

We've had a happy stay in this beautiful part of the country. The cottage is very cosy and comfortable - just right. Thank you for the welcome goodies - much appreciated.

M & R Fleet, Cambs. November 2019.

Second time for my birthday and our anniversary. Once again we absolutely love this little gem. We have already booked for 2021.

Jane & Richard, South Yorkshire. January 2020.

Wonderful stay.

Alison & Angus, West Lothian, Scotland. February 2020.

Had a lovely stay at Jenny Wren Cottage. Middleham is a very nice village, we have watched the horses training on the gallops and had a great meal at Richard 111 - thanks for a great stay.

Vicky & Neil, West Yorkshire. March 2020.

Our first visit to Jenny Wren and Middleham. Cottage was lovely, everything we needed and had a lovely 4 days. Travelled around the National Park and visited some beautiful villages - everyone is so friendly. Hope to be back to the cottage.

Ken & Sophie, Cranfield, Beds. October 2020.

A lovely cosy stay in this delightful home from home. There is everything you could possibly need for a comfortable stay in this wonderful part of the world.

D & P Griffiths, Swainmore, Hants. December 2020.

Here for the third time, yet again another wonderful stay. Immaculate on arrival, fabulous location, booked for 2022 - can't wait -thankyou.

Richard & Jane, Penistone, Barnsley. April 2021.

Lovely stay at Jenny Wren Cottage - immaculate and beautifully presented, cottage is in a great location. Looking forward to returning for a longer stay in future.

Claire & Amy, Scottish Borders. May 2021.

Thank you for a lovely stay in Jenny Wren Cottage - perfect for two and being lovers of horse racing, it was a perfect spot beside the stables of Mark Johnston.

Peter & Liz, Norfolk / Suffolk Border. June 2021.

We have enjoyed our holiday in Jenny Wren Cottage so much, thank you so much for all the treats you left us. The cottage is beautiful and so cosy, we look forward to our next stay here. Thank you Alan & Angela.

Sue & Col, Lutterworth, Leicestershire. July 2021.

Really enjoyed our first visit to JWC. Such a delightful cottage and friendly local people, especially at the church. Still a lot to see in the area so will be back next year.

Pam & Paul Kaine, Bristol. September 2021.

Lovely few days in the cottage. The cottage is beautiful and in a great position. Wish we had known about this before as we come to Middleham often to visit family. Thank you.

John & Lynne, Ashford, Kent. October 2021.

Enjoyed our weekend in Jenny Wren Cottage. A lovely cottage in a prime location. Well maintained property. Thank you very much for the stay.

Dave & Carole, Altofts, Normanton. November 2021.

Thanks for a lovely stay. The cottage is really cosy and youv'e provided everything we needed. We really enjoyed it - thanks.

Lisa & Pete, Leeds. December 2021.

Another wonderful visit to our favourite cottage. Jenny Wren is spotless, fabulous hosts and a superb location.

Jane & Richard, Penistone, Sheffield. January 2022.