…self catering carriage holidays on the Derwent Valley line, North Yorkshire.

Mail: lizanne@skipwithstation.com
+44 (0)1757 282288
+44 (0)7753 961093


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Lizanne & David Southworth
Skipwith Station Holidays
Skipwith Station
North Duffield
North Yorkshire
Holiday cottages North Yorkshire
Visit York Book your Holiday. Blackberry Halt is the old loading bay at Skipwith Station, 
rebuilt to a high specification and situated adjacent to the carriages. 
King size bedroom - suitable for just 2 adults. Sorry, No Pets.
See below or click here for more details…
Blackberry Halt
Skipwith Station Holidays - Hot Tub Holiday cottage North Yorkshire Blackberry Halt Bedroom
          Hot Tub & Courtyard                Elegant Open Plan Living Area             Luxurious King Sized Bed
All living areas and bedrooms in the carriages are air conditioned and centrally heated. Blackberry Halt has under-floor heating. Wi-Fi is available throughout.
The décor of all self-catering holiday apartments is contemporary and well appointed throughout. Views from the platform and from all the carriages are across open countryside. The Derwent Mail and the Derwent Flyer each have private platform area suitable for barbecues. The Lady Deramore has its own enclosed garden. Blackberry Halt has an enclosed courtyard garden in which there is a hot tub for the exclusive use of Blackberry Halt residents.
If staying with us for 4 days or more, you will be presented with a complimentary welcome hamper. A baby bath, cot and high chair are all available too. There is a laundry which is free to use as well.
Skipwith Station
The Derwent Mail

Converted MK2 Mail Van
Open Plan Living Area
Ideal for a Young Family,
2 Adults & 2 Children
Pet Friendly
The Lady Deramore

Ex-Virgin West Coast Carriage
1 Double and 2 Single Beds
Both En-Suite with Bath & Shower
Private Enclosed Garden
Sorry - No Pets
The Derwent Flyer

First-Class Compartments
Separate Kitchen, Lounge & Diner
Ideal for Family
2 Adults & 2 Children
Pet Friendly
On the Derwent Valley Light Railway
(the “Blackberry Line”)
in the heart of rural Yorkshire

David and Lizanne offer stylish self-catering holiday accommodation in three refitted railway carriages and a converted loading bay within the grounds of the original station, just outside The City of York…

Summer 2016 Special Offer
Are you a returning guest? Contact Lizanne for a 20% discount on Blackberry Halt in July or August.

Alastair Sawdays
We are Pet Friendly...
and featured in
Alastair Sawday’s
new book
(click image for details).
We welcome pets in the Derwent Flyer and the Derwent Mail.
Link to a few articles on us…

Skipwith Station is an ideal holiday choice for couples, families or even larger family groups. Why not hire two or more of our units - we can accommodate up to 14 persons comfortably. The Derwent Flyer and the Derwent Mail can be opened up as one.

All 4 kitchens are fully equipped with hob/oven, microwave, dishwasher & fridge. All linen and towels are provided.