Fabulous holidays in North Yorkshire

What we offer

Why not enhance your holiday to Yorkshire with our brilliant range of additional services. Upgrade your holiday with your own private Chauffeur, Restaurant Reservation Service or Event Booking Service such as ‘A Day at York Races’.

You can even capture all your holiday memories with your very own photographer. If you wish to make your holiday into a truly bespoke experience, we are on hand to help.

The Rural Chauffeur

Whilst you are on holiday why not explore the Yorkshire countryside as a passenger? The Rural Chauffeur will be your guide for the day, take in the stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Countryside without the stress of driving. You could enjoy a stop off at one of the many fantastic country pubs for some delicious food (even a drink as you’re not driving!). There are lots of other services that The Rural Chauffeur can offer such as airport/station transfers, days out, as well as drop off and collection from your lunch or dinner reservations.

Planning your Chauffeur Service

If you wish to find out more details or if you would like to book in your Chauffeur Service, please email fenella@ylretreats.co.uk

Restaurant Reservation Service

Yorkshire Luxury Retreats offer a complimentary Restaurant Reservation Service, whether it’s just a meal out or is for a special occasion, we can organise it for you.

There’s a fantastic selection of restaurants and country pubs locally, you will be spoilt for choice!

Planning your Restaurant Reservations

If you wish to use our Restaurant Reservation Service, please email fenella@ylretreats.co.uk. Due to limited availability, early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

Event Booking Service

Yorkshire Luxury Retreats offers an Event Booking Service. Whether you are looking for ‘A Day at the Races’, 4×4 experience days or any other local events, we can help.

Planning your Events

If you wish to find out more details or if you would like a specific event booking, please email fenella@ylretreats.co.uk

What our guests say...

"Oh! The pleasure and the promise of the first entry in a new book. We have really enjoyed our stay in your lovely cottage. It is so comfortable and welcoming. Helmsley is one of our favourite places and we’ve enjoyed a fantastic mixture of walking and cake. And a brilliant meal at The Star. Thanks again, we’ll be back. "

"Lovely holiday in a beautiful house and garden. Great place to explore Yorkshire. Enjoyed Country File Live, Helmsley town and outdoor pool, castle and English Heritage sites. Super Indian takeaway. Eden Camp and Forbidden Corner 5*"

"Hi, really enjoyed our stay at your beautiful cottage. We found it to be of a very high standard. Complementary basket, lovely and a nice surprise (will recommend). PS I watered your plant pots. Thank you."

"Had a lovely week in this lovely cottage. Thank you for the great basket of goodies! Had a lovely meal at Geppetto’s. Helmsley is a fantastic base and enjoyed visits to Whitby, Bempton Cliffs, Walled Gardens here in Helmsley."

Karen Turner Photography

Remember your holiday for years to come, with your own professional photographer. Look back over fabulous photographs from award winning photographer Karen Turner; you can relive your holiday over and over again. Karen captures everyone in a natural light, enjoying moments together that you will cherish forever! A two-hour package is available for all Yorkshire Luxury Retreats guests.

Planning your Photo shoot

If you would like more details or wish to book a photo shoot with Karen Turner, please email fenella@ylretreats.co.uk. Due to limited availability, early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

About Karen Turner

Karen has 17 years’ experience as a professional photographer. Karen’s photographs will catch special holiday moments as well as the amazing scenery of Yorkshire, keeping your special holiday memories alive forever!