Everything you need to make your holiday perfect

Cropton is a picturesque and friendly site with 57 luxury forest cabins situated in a grassy meadow, enclosed by the leafy woodlands of Cropton Forest. Choose a Copper Beech (including adapted for disabled access), Silver Birch, Golden Oak or a romantic Hideaway cabin. At the Forest Retreat, you’ll find the welcoming reception team, as well as the well-stocked shop, snack and coffee bar, and laundry. Here you can also meet the Forest Ranger, book activities and hire bikes. 


Where your Cropton holiday starts

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


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.

The Pavilion at Cropton

An impressive, practical space for every occasion

The Pavilion at Cropton, a fantastic gathering place at our North Yorkshire location. With a fully-fitted kitchen and a beautiful outdoor decking area, this versatile space can be easily adapted to the needs of your group. Celebrate with friends or dine with family, whatever works best for you works best for us. Our dedicated groups team will help you to plan an occasion to remember.


Hire The Pavilion at Cropton
Please contact our dedicated groups team on 03330 110 495 for prices and further information.


Explore the forest

There is nothing quite like the feeling of freedom that you experience taking to the forest on two wheels, whether it’s a family jaunt, heading for a secret picnic spot, or a high-adrenalin biking challenge, deep in the forest. Nearby Dalby Forest is often cited as the one of the best mountain-biking sites in the world! Save the job of loading up the bikes and hire your bikes in advance when you book your holiday online. Whatever the needs of your party you’ll find the right combination of bikes and equipment here. For family hire there are child bikes, tag-alongs, trailers and child seats, and of course helmets are provided too.