• Cowscot House B&B

    Cowscot House B&B

    Cowscot House B&B offers a high standard of bed and breakfast accommodation in a sympathetically converted barn and stables near Ripon in the heart of rural North Yorkshire.
  • Accommodation


    All of the guest rooms are en suite and were refurbished in 2009. This is one of the two bedrooms located in the converted stables overlooking the courtyard garden.
  • Food


    Breakfast is served in the dining room where you can join other guests at the large oak table. We have a Breakfast Award from Visit England, so you can be assured of the quality!



Cowscot House Bed and Breakfast enjoys a wonderful rural setting in the North Yorkshire village of Kirkby Malzeard, near Ripon and Masham, in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Nidderdale is one of the Yorkshire Dales and makes an excellent base for touring North Yorkshire.

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We have four guest bedrooms, three doubles and one twin, which are all on the ground floor, with en-suite facilities, TV and free Wi-Fi.

We have a 4 Star Bed and Breakfast rating from Visit England, as well as a Silver Award so you can be assured of the quality and cleanliness of our accommodation.

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Much of the food we provide is locally produced including eggs from our own chickens and bacon and sausages from the local butchers – all served with our own home-made bread.

We have a Breakfast Award from Visit England, so you can be assured of the quality!

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If you are thinking about taking a break in North Yorkshire but are not sure of where to go or what to, we have some suggestions on Places to Visit and Things to Do, which we hope you will find useful.

Take a look at the video on our Explore North Yorkshire page to get an idea of the region…

Ripon Cathedral
Mountain Biking with Nidderdale Cycles
Relaxing and taking it easy is always an option too…