Riverdale Lodges

Riverdale Lodges in North Yorkshire

Dog Friendly Lodges in the Yorkshire Dales
Riverdale Lodges, Ripon, offer 4 dog friendly self catering lodges in the foothills of the Yorkshire Dales which each sleep up to 6 guests.

All our Lodges offer true 5 star luxury in the middle of unspoiled nature, right on the riverbank.

We don't just accept dogs at Riverdale, we LOVE it when you bring your dog(s), and that makes all the difference in how welcome you will feel! Choose any of our Lodges, as we are dog-friendly through and through and go the extra mile to make sure your dog enjoys the perfect holiday too!

Many guests have told us that Riverdale can best be described as "Dogs' Paradise" and that we are "the most dog-friendly place they've ever stayed". Your dog will have the time of his life!

All 4 lodges offer generous living space for a family of 6, with an impressive outdoor space as a bonus. The open plan kitchen is equipped to the highest standards with a large kitchen island and all the appliances you can imagine, all in standard full-size versions.

The lounge area is light, spacious and cosy with 2 large sofas focusing on the wide-screen smart TV and the log burner (Curlew Lodge) or electric log fire. Plenty of space there for your dog beds too!

The dining area offers a large family dining table, overlooking the terrace.

The master double bedroom has an en-suite shower room, and the other 2 bedrooms share the family bathroom. All bedrooms have large floor-to-ceiling mirrored wardrobes and their own smart TV!

Outside, the safely enclosed and spacious wooden decking offers another 6-seater dining table with recliner chairs, as well as two lazy zero-gravity recliners. The views from the terrace of every lodge are all slightly different!

But even more important than the 5 Star luxury indoors and outside, are all the little touches, making you feel right at home, with everything you and your dogs need, already there, waiting for you on arrival. We call it our 5 Star Self-Catering-Plus Formula: you only need to bring your toothbrush and your PJ's, and we've thought of everything else! And you can check it on the inventory list (See Website).

Our lodges are also extremely well suited for couples who like their space and luxury, and don't want to be limited to the smaller basic kitchen and narrow living space that you would find in 2- or 4-berth accommodation. But, obviously, you will not need all 3 bedrooms, so have a look at the Just-Two Offer with a discount compensating for that!

Book Riverdale Lodges in the Yorkshire Dales and enjoy this secluded beauty spot.

We also have Shepherds Huts and Safari Tents available offering a unique and super luxurious take on Glamping.

Find us at: Riverdale Rural Holidays, West Tanfield, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 5JG.
Riverdale Lodges is tucked away in a secluded beauty spot right at the riverbank, in the middle of nature, and just a short walk from the vibrant little village of West Tanfield.

The park is easily accessible from the A1 and is ideally situated to explore North Yorkshire with excellent connections in all directions. You can see it on the interactive map below.

It it the ideal location if you love a quiet and secluded spot, with walks right from the doorstep. It is a strategic location to explore the great outdoors of the Yorkshire Dales, the authentic market towns in the area, and the many attractions of Yorkshire.

Riverdale is the perfect spot for nature lovers to enjoy the peace and quiet, listen to the sound of the river, observe the birds, and if you are lucky, watch the deer that live in the woodland opposite the park. It is also a place where kids can safely enjoy the freedom to play and roam outdoors, and the young ones usually appreciate the fast WiFi too!

And if you want to leave your lazy chair to get out and about, then you will be spoilt for choice. Strategically located between the Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors, Riverdale is the ideal base camp for a new adventure every day!

You will find the most amazing walking territory right at your own doorstep at Riverdale. Just go where the wind or the sun takes you, for stunning scenery in every direction. There are walks for everyone, from a gentle stroll to the village to a challenging hike to the peaks of the Dales!

The Ripon Rowel Walk goes right through our own back garden. Hackfall, Fountains Abbey, and other famous walks are just a few miles away.
Accommodation Amenities
  • Barbeque
  • Bathtub
  • Children Welcome
  • Dishwasher
  • Dog Friendly
  • DVD Player
  • High Chair
  • Off Road Parking
  • Sea/Lake/Loch View
  • Shower
  • Sleeps up to 6
  • Smart TV
  • Sun Terrace/Patio/Decking
  • Travel Cot
  • Washing Machine
  • Well Equipped Kitchen
  • WiFi
  • Woodburning Stove


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