Why Ilkley is the perfect Staycation Location!

Whether you want a relaxing break or an adrenaline-packed getaway – Ilkley is a great UK staycation location. This delightful spa town is surrounded by Ilkley Moor which has panoramic views of the countryside and easy access to plenty of walks in all directions. Known as the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, Ilkley is also home to one of the UK’s only remaining Lidos.

The elegant streets are home to some fabulous independent shops, restaurants and bars. Tea rooms include Bettys and The Little Tea House and there’s also a Booths supermarket, an independent cinema and it’s 20 minutes on the train to Leeds and Bradford.

The Cow and Calf rocks attract many visitors all year round. Ilkley Moor is a great place for walkers and ramblers to explore.