Explore wild and beautiful Yorkshire

Forests, mountains, moors and more

Situated in a glorious woodland meadow, deep in the heart of Cropton Forest, our Cropton cabins make an ideal base for adventures, exploring or simply relaxing. The North Yorkshire moors are on your cabin doorstep and the coast, is only half an hour’s drive away. The forest itself is a paradise for nature lovers and thrill seekers alike.

Luxury cabins at Cropton

Enjoy the clear skies in this special natural setting

Our Cropton cabins offer simple luxury in a picturesque location. The cabins - choose from one to three bedrooms, Copper Beech, Silver Birch or Golden Oak - set in and around a delightful woodland meadow in the heart of Cropton forest.

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Easter breaks in the forest 2015
Get away from it all this Easter with a family break in the forest. Gather together in your spacious, warm and well-appointed cabin where there’s plenty of room to enjoy a sumptuous family lunch.
Forest Live 2015
Enjoy music in the forest with performances this summer from Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott, The Script and Tom Odell at forest venues close to our cabin locations!


Here to ensure you have a wonderful holiday

Our job is to make sure that you enjoy every moment of your holiday. From the big welcome at the Forest Retreat and the infectious enthusiasm of your Forest Ranger, to the caring touches that make your cabin feel like home, the team at Cropton, led by Ben Hurst, will help to bring about that holiday magic.


The Cropton Forest Retreat

Where your Forest Holiday starts

Here you’ll find everything you need to make your holiday special in the Forest Retreat at the heart of our Cropton site. Here, the team are on hand to book activities, answer your questions, and offer help and advice. Eat freshly cooked meals and snacks in the warm, inviting café, relax in the comfortable bar, and buy anything from essential groceries to special gifts at the Forest Retreat shop.


Relax and unwind or get active

Whether you want to relax in the hot tub or hire a bike and explore the Moors; you are free to choose and do both if you wish here at Cropton. Try something different during your stay to make it even more memorable such as pony trekking and Forest Ranger activities.

You are spoilt for choice with the nearby attractions; visit the city of York and explore its quaint narrow streets steeped in history; have a family fun-filled day at Flamingo Land or a good old fashioned day trip to the seaside town of Scarborough.


Bring the forest to life

Your Forest Ranger has a wealth of interesting and entertaining forest facts and is on site at Cropton from dawn ‘til dusk and beyond, to share them with you. You can join in the Forest Ranger activities, or simply have a chat, to learn about life in the forest from the expert. There is a full schedule of Forest Ranger activities, including treasure hunts and Night Vision walks, which will delight children and adults alike.


Tom Odell performing soon at Dalby Forest

Fancy a live music concert in the forest during your stay? Tom Odell and Paloma Faith are both confirmed to perform live as part of the Forestry Commission’s annual concert series Forest Live 2015.

Tickets can be added to new or existing bookings
Live performance in Dalby Forest
Saturday 27th June 2015 - SOLD OUT
Friday 26th June 2015 - SOLD OUT
Thursday 25th June 2015

Our awards

Award-winning accommodation at Cropton

Green Tourism: Silver
A strong commitment to going green shared with both staff and customers. Extensive use of ethical and local sourcing and is working to green its whole supply chain.
Tripadvisor GreenLeaders: Silver
A qualified GreenLeader location with commitment to reducing environmental impact and increasing green practises.