To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies

Sunset Cottages


Grimston Manor Farm, Gilling East, York, YO62 4HR

Tel: 01347 888654

4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars Self-catering
Sunset Cottages Outside


Home baked flapjack, fresh flowers & ample private parking. Sunset Cottages are warm, comfortable & clean with lots of individual character. Owned & run by our family, in person. Wi Fi throughout.

Relax & enjoy the fantastic green views & memorable sunsets. Stroll into our beautiful farmhouse garden - open for two decades under the National Garden Scheme & yours to enjoy for the duration of your stay. Or venture further.....we are ideally placed to explore York (30 minutes); Castle Howard is 10 minutes away: walking on the North Yorkshire Moors Heartbeat Country: trips to the Dales, Thirsk & James Herriot Museum (20 minutes), and visits to the coast under one hour.

Our Information room is packed with ideas for days out, books, maps, and leaflets.

Wi Fi throughout all properties & Enquiries room. Cots and High Chairs available. Laundry with washing machine & drier

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

Availability Search

Arrival Date:
Add Room

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
1 Gilling Gapfrom £390.00 to £520.00 per unit per week
2 Cartersfrom £360.00 to £500.00 per unit per week
3 Phlomisfrom £390.00 to £520.00 per unit per week
4 Honeysucklefrom £360.00 to £500.00 per unit per week
5 Harvest Endfrom £300.00 to £400.00 per unit per week
6 Valerianfrom £300.00 to £400.00 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.


Booking & Payment Details

  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted


  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
  • Cots available - Travel cot - please supply own linen
  • High chairs available

Cooking Facilities

  • Freezer
  • Microwave cooker

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating

Laundry Facilities

  • Drying facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities

Leisure Facilities

  • Fishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Pony trekking/horse-riding
  • Shooting

Linen & Bedding

  • Linen provided


  • Private parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs/pets NOT accepted
  • Non-smoking property
  • WiFi or internet access

Room/Unit Facilities

  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Radio
  • Television

Site Features

  • Building of historical interest
  • Garden
  • Working farm

Room/Unit Facilities: 1 Gilling Gap

  • Bath
  • Scenic view
  • Shower

Room/Unit Facilities: 2 Carters

  • Bath
  • Scenic view

Room/Unit Facilities: 3 Phlomis

  • Bath
  • Scenic view

Room/Unit Facilities: 4 Honeysuckle

  • Bath
  • Scenic view

Room/Unit Facilities: 5 Harvest End

  • Bath
  • Scenic view
  • Shower

Room/Unit Facilities: 6 Valerian

  • Bath
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Scenic view
  • Shower


  • 4 Visit England Stars Self-catering
4 Visit England Stars Self-catering


  • Other Accommodation AwardsFarm Stay UK Farm Stay UK 2016
  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2020
  • Yorkshire AwardsWelcome To Yorkshire Member Welcome To Yorkshire Member 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsTourism Association North Yorkshire Tourism Association North Yorkshire 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsDiscover Yorkshire Coast local members logo Discover Yorkshire Coast local members logo 2017

Road Directions

By Road:
Take A168 to Thirsk, A170 (Helmsley, Scarborough), turn right on to B1257 at Sproxton then right on to B1363, signpost York. Skirt Oswaldkirk, pass through Gilling East, after 1 mile turn left at our Sunset Cottages sign, drive up the hill. We are 100 metres on the left.

By Public Transport:
There is no public transport to this establishment.

Follow Us


What's Nearby

  1. Nunnington Hall

    Picturesque 17th Century house with organically managed walled garden, famous for its…

    3.89 miles away
  2. National Centre for Birds of Prey

    The largest collection of Birds of Prey in the north of England. Housing owls, eagles,…

    4.77 miles away
  3. Byland Abbey

    Once one of the great northern monasteries & an outstanding example of early gothic…

    4.88 miles away
  1. Newburgh Priory Estate

    A beautiful Grade-1 listed mansion set in 40 acres of grounds. Newburgh Priory is open to…

    4.89 miles away
  2. Helmsley Castle

    Explore the castle's changing fortunes. From formidable fortress to battle-scarred ruins.…

    5.13 miles away
  3. Helmsley Walled Garden

    Five-acre walled garden with Victorian glasshouses, flowers, vegetables and specialist…

    5.16 miles away
  4. Cooper King Distillery

    Cooper King Distillery is a self-built family-owned distillery in Sutton-on-the-Forest,…

    6.38 miles away
  5. The Yorkshire Arboretum

    A stunning landscape of parkland, lakes and ponds is the backdrop for a collection of…

    6.44 miles away
  6. Rievaulx Terrace

    An 18thC grass-covered terrace, landscaped from wooded hillside with views of Rievaulx…

    6.46 miles away
  7. Rievaulx Abbey

    'Everywhere peace, everywhere serenity, and a marvellous freedom from the tumult of the…

    6.55 miles away
  8. Castle Howard

    300 year old historic house & garden near York. Open to the public, including farm shop,…

    6.88 miles away
  9. Sutton Bank National Park Centre

    For a great day out head to Sutton Bank National Park Centre, less than 30mls north of…

    7.93 miles away
  10. Kirkham Priory

    The ruins of this Augustinian priory include a magnificent carved gatehouse declaring to…

    9.3 miles away
  11. Piglets Adventure Farm

    Oink Oink! Piglets Adventure Farm offers a fantastic family day out.

    Packed with…

    10.75 miles away
  12. Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum



    11.16 miles away
  13. Breezy Knees Gardens

    A riot of colour all summer long in one of the largest gardens in the North of England…

    12.08 miles away
Previous Next

Share the adventure

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss