Yorkshire Dales Accommodation


Although currently we do not provide accommodation on site, The Yorkshrie Dales has a wealth of accommodation on offer. Listed here are some suggestions for finding accommodation to suit most budgets from Country Houses to Bunk Barns to Camp sites all close to the Leyburn area and our training grounds. In the Yorkshire Dales district accommodation can actually be found from £15.00 per night including breakfast! For thoses of you who love the great out doors camping is available only 4 miles from our training centre for £12 per night and Bunk Barns from around £7 per night.


Leyburn Market Town is situated five miles from our training

centre and has several shopping and accommodation facilities;

Shops, 2 Supermarkets, Pubs, Restaurants, B&Bs, Cafe's, Banks,

Petrol Station and Tourist Railway Station (steam train rides). 

Leyburn is also the gateway to the stunning Yorkshire Dales

National Park with a wealth of tourist and outdoor leisure facilities.

Leyburn also hosts many events taking place throughout the year.


Catterick Garrison is around 10 minutes drive from our training

centre and has many more facilities there including; large

swimming & leisure centre, restarants, Hotels and shopping



Service Leavers may also wish to explore the possibility of transit

accommodation on site at Catterick Garrison (only 15 minutes

drive from Arb For Training). If attending one of our Help for Heroes

courses accommodation and meals can be provided at Phoenix

House Catterick. If you are a Service Leaver or Veteran please

contact us for further information on accommodation.


Local Taxi Service:

Ian Burdon Tel: 07730 983439


Streetwise Tel: 07919911677  

Peacocks  Tel: 07969 491251 / 01969 650212 

Steve  Tel: 07950 662785/ 01969 625635

Accommodation websites links:











The Cover Bridge Inn (1.1 mile from our training facilities)

16th Century Inn on the banks of the River Cover. The inn is located on the main road (in a rural area) near our training facilites and around 4 miles from Leyburn town centre.

T: 01969 623250


Craken House Camping & Caravan Site (3.8 miles from our training facilities)

Camping & Caravan Site four miles from our training centre and one mile from Leyburn market town.

Middleham Road


North Yorkshire


Tel: 01969 623192



Candidates who have stayed at this campsite have said they have enjoyed there time here, the facilities are good 

and that the owners of the site have been very hospitable.













Black Swan hotel

Market Place, Leyburn, DL8 5AS (6 miles from our training facilities)

The Black Swan Hotel is a traditional country Inn, nestled in heart of the Yorkshire Dales in the picturesque tourist town of Leyburn (gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park). Several of our clients have stayed at this Hotel and have given it a good review. The Hotel boasts: "Serving traditional, hearty, homecooked pub grub. We offer local ales, we have 7 en-suite bedrooms within a warm, friendly family atmosphere and we are located right in the centre of Leyburn Market place."


Contact details:

T: 01969 623131













YHA Grinton Lodge

Grinton, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 6HS

(10.8 miles from our training facilities) Very cheap accommodation & meals!


Tel: 01629 592700 (for accommodation bookings)

Tel: 01748 884206 (the Lodge reception)


The building is an impressive looking former gentleman's shooting Lodge. The Lodge details accommodation ranging from Hostel to Private Bedrooms (including honeymoon suit!) and boasts a spacious lounge and TV lounge with open fire. Several of our clients have stayed at Grinton Lodge and said: "It offers good food, good facilities, good drying room and hospitable staff." Many of our clients have returned time and again and stayed at the Grinton Lodge. The Grinton Lodge Hostel can cater for up to 81 people. They serve hot & cold breakfast, lunch (packed lunch) and also have a Restaurant. The Lodge aslo offers Camping as well as Camping Pods and the Lodge also has a license to sell alcohol. Plus kids eat free. Please see their website for further details:


Contact Information

Hostel: 0845 371 9636 (calls cost 3p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.)

Map References

OS Map:98

OS Grid ref:SE048975


Latitude: 54.373774


Grinton Lodge Camping

Grinton Lodge also has a campsite with views over Swaledale and the village of Reeth, and all the facilities you would expect from a campsite including the use of the self-catering kitchen in the Youth Hostel.


Grinton Lodge Camping Pods

The YHA has 5 camping pods in the grounds of the Lodge. 


Grinton Lodge accommodation fees:

Beds from £10.00

Private rooms from £25.00

Family rooms from £20.00

Camping from £13.00

Camping pods from £43.50


We have received excellent feeback about Grinton Lodge from our clients who have stayed there and said that a bed for the night, large breakfast and three course evening dinner cost them around £25 per night! Furthermore, if you become a YHA member and book accommodation on line you can get a bed at the Grinton Lodge from £7 per night!! Please contact Grinton Lodge for further details.



Primier Inn

Princes Gate, Catterick, 
North Yorkshire DL9 3BA (Around 10 miles away from our training facilites)


Tel: 0871 527 9568 Fax: 0871 527 9569

This hotel is is part of a new £25m Princesses Gate shopping complex built at Catterick Garrison where on the doorstep of the hotel are several new department stores including; large 24hr Tesco, Peacocks, Next, Cotswald Outdoor, Adventure Sports, Sports Direct, a large Leisure complex with swimming pools and library, and a multi screen cinema etc. Restaurants: McDonnalds, KFC, The Foxglove, and Brewers Fayre, plus several Cafes.



Swinton Boviouc as they say has luxurious, rustic, sustainable and thoughtful accommodation

(12.3 miles from our training facilities)

Telephone : 01765 535020

Address : Bivouac at Druid’s Temple, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 4JZ

Reservations :

Accommodation offered at the Biviouc include: Woodland Huts, Meadow Yurts and Bunk Barns 

Suitable for adults and children. Please see their website for further information.

Other accommodation ideas for finding accommodation in the local area can be found at:

During your visit, you will find the Dales not only stunning with upland farms and rolling hills, the hospitality friendly, outdoor activities extensive, and the barns and sheep too numerous to count!


Locals often refer to the Yorkshire district as ‘God’s Own Country’ - we hope you will enjoy your visit!


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