Our lovely Market Town of Settle is not just a place to depart on a long hike (although short wanders are allowed!) or pedal up and out along the quiet lanes of the Yorkshire Dales and Bowland area of outstanding natural beauty. Or even take a mountain bike for some singletrack excitement! Our Friends at […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
One of our favourite walks straight from the front door here at King William Guest house is the Victoria Cave and Attermire Scar Walk – which if you click on will give you the map and details both in audio and written guide. Great information about the local history of Settle and its geology from coral […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Why not take on the “Yorkshire Three Peaks” Walk, this is a 12hour circuit which climbs the 3 biggest hills of the Yorkshire Dales; Pen-y-ghent, Ingleborough and Whernside. It is a tough walk and not to be under estimated so plenty of training is required! You can still do the walk over 2 or 3 […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Meet our HRH King William the Fourth, known as King Billy by locals when our building was a Pub! Visit our town during July to August and not only to you get to see him, there are many other of his Flowerpot family all over Settle during this year’s festival.Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Yorkshire Dales and Three Peaks is not just a walking paradise – cyclists both road, mountain bikes and horse riders can also enjoy. For the off road option we started at Horton in Ribblesdale, taking in sections of the Pennine Bridleway and byway/bridleway sections. To create a 16 mile loop which took in magnificent […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This annual Walking festival lasts a week, and anyone that loves the Yorkshire Dales there is something for you! With organised walks, talks and music all along the famous Settle to Carlisle railway so you don’t even have to drive! Check out what is on in the programme section on this website If staying in […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Are you looking for the perfect gift to give to a friend or loved one? How about a King Billy Gift Voucher… making the ideal Christmas Present or to give as a gift for a special occasion. We can either post you a copy of your purchased voucher or email you a copy to print out […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Frequently guests give us fantastic feedback regarding our en-suite bathrooms, they say WOW; “Powerful, plenty of hot water, stylish, easy to use, relaxing ” Depending on which room you stay in we have a variety of styles, from wet rooms one with full wheelchair accessibility, spacious cubicles, spa bath with overhead shower, and the jewel […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Settle, host market town for the final stage of day one of the Tour de Yorkshire Cycle race on Friday 29th April certainly goes down as a fantastic day. Not just for the professional cyclists (opps sorry Sir Bradley Wiggins who abandoned during the race after being involved in a crash early on in the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
With only 21 days to go – we are proud to start getting our decorations ready for the race! Settle is the finish town for the flagship cycling race Tour de Yorkshire on Friday 29th April – come and join in for the festival and watch the race live!Continue Reading... No Comments.