A Country B&B
Carlton is a charming small village in Coverdale in the Yorkshire Dales National Park and is about six miles from Middleham, and Richard III's former home, Middleham Castle. Middleham is also known as the horse racing capital of the north. Leyburn, the nearest town to Abbots Thorn, a mere five miles away, is a bustling market town, it has a wide range of shops, restaurants and inns. Hawes to the west is home to the Hawes Ropemaker, the Countryside Museum and to Wensleydale cheese.
For further information on the surrounding area, please click 'Local Information'
We have two guest rooms, both have en-suite facilities and feature pine, country furniture, full central heating for those chilly winter evenings and tea and coffee making facilities with biscuits and fresh milk. All rooms have free WiFi, a flat screen "Freeview" television and hairdryer. Each room has a large window so you can enjoy the stunning views over Coverdale that unfold from our sunny, south-facing position.
After a good night's sleep, a full Yorkshire breakfast featuring traditional, local, produce awaits you in our informal dining room.
For those with a lighter appetite we have a varied breakfast menu. We can cater for most dietary requirements, prior warning would be appreciated.
You are welcome to relax in our comfortable, oak-beamed, guest lounge in front of the wood burning stove, a bountiful supply of books, maps and games can be found or why not just indulge in conversation.
Abbots Thorn is the ideal place to spend your precious free time but don't just take our word for it, click 'Guest book' or TripAdvisor to see what our guests say about us.