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The Dovecote Barns
Manor Farm, Kelfield, York,
North Yorkshire YO19 6RG

Multi-award winning accommodation

We are proud of our accolades at The Dovecote Barns!
award winning accommodation

Featured February 2016

'The Times' 50 best cottages

Prior winners of the prestigious Visit England’s ‘Self-Catering Holiday of the Year’ and repeat winners of both the Yorkshire White Rose Awards and York Tourism Awards, The Dovecote Barns offer the perfect retreat for romantic couples, families, wedding parties, family reunions and groups getting together, wanting both peace and quiet as well as easy access to either York or Leeds.

award winning accommodation

Award winning accommodation

Meeting the highest quality standards

The national assessing bodies assess hotels and guest accommodation to the same criteria and award one to five stars. Gold and silver awards are given to hotels and guest accommodation that provide exceptional quality in all areas but in particular in service and hospitality.  The Dovecote Barns has scored an exceptional 98% in it’s 2017 assessment.

award winning accommodation

Visit England Finalists

Awards for Excellence 2016

The Dovecote Barns offers you a taste of country living in the sumptuously furnished surroundings of converted historic barns near York, the centre of historic and cultural Yorkshire. Using renewable energy, you can enjoy year round luxury and comfort with no compromise to you or the environment.  A warm Yorkshire welcome is guaranteed.