Restored, Pet-Friendly Railcars in North Yorkshire, England

Selby, England (United Kingdom)
Cabooses
3 units
12 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Jacuzzi/Hot Tub · Barbecue

These carriages are beautifully decorated and feature self-catering. From every point of the carriages, glampers and their furry friend can see the open country. There are barbecue grills at the glamping site. Linens and towels are provided.

The Derwent Flyer has two bedrooms; the master bedroom and a second bedroom. The master bedroom has a double-sized bed, a wardrobe, and a dressing table. The second bedroom has a bunk bed with two twin-sized mattresses. The lounge features a futon, a couch, a digital television, a DVD player, and Wi-Fi. The kitchen has an oven, a microwave, a dishwasher, a refrigerator, and more! The bathroom has a shower and a toilet. There is also a private patio. The main rooms are air conditioned and heated. The carriage can accommodate up to four glampers and their furry friend.

The Derwent Mail has many of the same features. The master bedroom features a double-sized bed, a wardrobe, and a dressing table. The second bedroom has a bunk bed with two twin-sized mattresses. The lounge features a futon, a digital television, a DVD player and Wi-Fi. The kitchen has an oven, a microwave, a dishwasher, a refrigerator, and more! The bathroom has a shower and a toilet. There is also a private patio. The main rooms are air conditioned and heated. The carriage can accommodate up to four glampers and their furry friend. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Electricity
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Cell service
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Child's bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Fridge
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Microwave
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Shared Jacuzzi/Hot tub
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Iron
  • Washer
  • Sound system

The glamping site has an incredible garden. All linen and towels are provided along with some tea, coffee, sugar, and milk. There are also fully-fitted kitchens in all of the accommodations.

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Guest Services

  • Laundry service

Glampers can rent both of these carriages for a group or family vacation.

Location + Surroundings

With immediate access to Skipwith Common, these glamping carriages are an ideal base for nature lovers. Skipwith is also on the outskirts of York and Selby, both offering a wealth of attractions, from the National Railway Museum and Jorvik Viking Centre in York to Selby's famous Abbey. Both cities offer enjoyable shopping opportunities, and York has the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet and Park and Ride. Read More

Activities

  • Bird watching

Glampers can relax near the carriages with the garden, badminton, and croquet. Close by at the national nature reserve, Skipwith Common, are plentiful opportunities for leisurely walks and bird watching. The city of York is 30 minutes from the glamping site and is filled with restaurants and shopping. There are other attractions including, York Minster, Jorvik Centre, the National Railway Museum, and much more.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:30 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:30 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • As long as you cancel at least 7 days before check-in, you will receive a full refund minus our service fee.
  • If you cancel within 7 days of check-in, you will receive a refund for 50% of the stay, minus the first night and service fee.
  • If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion (and will not include the service fee).
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Additional Information

This glamping site is an ideal base for a quiet holiday in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. The railcars are quirky and clean. The site does not provide catering. The hosts of the site have a gorgeous cocker spaniel and pets are allowed in the Derwent Mail and Derwent Flyer carriages. There is usually a three-night minimum stay but two nights can sometimes be accommodated on request. Read more

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