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Skipwith Station Holidays


Skipwith Station, North Duffield, North Yorkshire, YO8 5DE

Tel: 01757 282288

A view of York Minster

About us

Stylish self catering accommodation in three refitted 1970's refurbished railway carriages as well as a beautifully converted studio apartment in the old loading bay in the grounds of the restored station at Skipwith. All carriages are fully air conditioned, centrally heated, with well appointed kitchens and shower rooms. Ideal for large groups/extended family parties. 2-14 persons. Dogs welcome in the Derwent Mail and Flyer carriages.

Each carriage has free unlimited wireless internet. Laundry/ linen is provided. Comfortable outdoor seating is available on the terrace looking accross open counrtyside and access to individual bbqs.

Excellent views of the open countryside with access to walks on Skipwith Common and The Drovers Arms Inn. Local Historical information on the Derwent Valley Light Rail Line. Large garden/paddock for children to play in with a Trampoline, badminton,croquet and lots of space enjoy. Mary and Graham have a gorgeous cocker spaniel called Mabel and numerous chickens roaming free. Children are very welcome from any age. High chairs available.

3 refurbished railway carriages and beautifully converted studio apartment in the old loading bay at Skipwith Station. Luxuriously appointed. Large garden and Paddocks available for children to play with a Trampoline,Badminton and croquet available and plenty of space to run around! Local walks through woods and around the delightful Skipwith Common.

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Blackberry Haltfrom £300.00 to £820.00 per unit per week
Derwent Flyerfrom £440.00 to £680.00 per unit per week
Derwent Mailfrom £420.00 to £640.00 per unit per week
Lady Deramorefrom £540.00 to £820.00 per unit per week

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Site Features

  • Building of historical interest
  • Garden

Leisure Facilities

  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)

Property Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • WiFi or internet access


  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
  • High chairs available


  • Barbecue

Room/Unit Facilities

  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Radio
  • Television

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating

Cooking Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave cooker

Laundry Facilities

  • Drying facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washing machine

Linen & Bedding

  • Linen provided


  • On street/public parking
  • Private parking


  • Disabled facilities

Room/Unit Facilities: Blackberry Halt

  • Bath
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Hot Tub
  • King-sized bed
  • Shower

Property Facilities: Derwent Flyer

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Scenic view
  • Shower

Property Facilities: Derwent Mail

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Scenic view
  • Shower
  • Elderly and less mobile
  • Part-time wheelchair users

Room/Unit Facilities: Lady Deramore

  • Bath
  • Scenic view
  • Shower
  • Spa bath

Road Directions

By Road from York:
A19 Escrick - left at church - Skipwith Village -left at duck pond - North Duffield/Bubwith direction - ¼ mile on the left hand side is Skipwith Station.
By Bus from York: Pullman Bus Company 35 bus from Merchant Gate, York to Holme on Spalding Moor. Every 2 hours Monday to Saturday. Request stop at Skipwith Station.

By Road From Selby A19 to Barlby - A163 Market Weighton - crossroads at Blackwood Hall - left to Skipwith - right in village - ¼ mile on the left hand side.

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