Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is the Garden Cottage at Four Gables quiet?
A: Yes, we are down a private lane, 150 metres from the High Street and a mile from the A1M
Q: Is there safe car parking at Four Gables?
A: Yes, we have off-road parking
Q: Is there car parking at Skye and Bramble Cottages?
A: There is street parking in front of both Skye Cottage and Bramble Cottage.
Q: Do you have free Wifi?
A: Yes, at all of our cottages.
Q: What breakfast is included?
A: A generous continental breakfast for each 2 night stay in the Garden Cottage. Skye and Bramble cottages are self-catering.
Q: Is there somewhere to eat and drink locally?
A: Boston Spa has a vibrant ‘foodie’ scene with multiple restaurants, bars, pubs, coffee shops and take-aways. You’ll be spoilt for choice. Please see the Local Info page on our site.
Q: Do the cottages have outside space?
A: Each of the cottages has its own patio with tables and chairs
Q: What shops and services are in the village?
A: Post office, library, 2 small supermarkets, 4 hairdressers, a newsagents, hardware shop, florist, gift shop, 2 charity shops, doctors surgery, dentist, nail bar, beauty salon, and a petrol station and garage.
Q: Do you allow smokers?
A: Sorry no smoking in any of our cottages.
Q: Are the cottages suitable for disabled people?
A: Skye Cottage and Bramble Cottage have cottage stairs so not really. The Garden Cottage is all on the ground floor although there is a small step outside.
Q: Do you allow pets?
A: Yes, well-behaved dogs (max. 2) are allowed in all of our cottages – there is an extra cost. Sorry, no cats.
Q: Minimum cottage stay?
A: In the Garden Cottage the minimum stay is 2 nights. Skye and Bramble have a 7 night min. stay, but occasionally we make exceptions.
Q: Are their places to walk?
A: Yes there are good safe walks nearby – some lovely riverside paths in Boston Spa and through nearby fields in Bramham.
Q: Is there a garage in the Village?
A: Yes Central Garage 01937 842283
Q: Is there a vet in the Village?
A: Yes Westwood Vets 01937 842210
Q: Is there a dentist in the village?
A: Yes 210 Dental Clinic 01937 842124
Q: Is there a doctor In the Village?
A: Yes Spa Surgery 01937 842842
Q: Is there a post office in the Village?
A: Yes 181 High Street 0345 611 2970
Q: Do you speak German?
Q: How Far are you from York?
A: 18 miles
How far are you from Leeds?
A: 16 miles?
Q: How far are you from Harrogate?
A: 14 miles
Q: How Far are you from Harewood House?
A: 7 miles
Q: How Far are you from Wetherby
A: 3 miles?
Q: How Far are you from Thorp Arch?
A: 1 Mile
Q: How Far are you from Collingham?
Q: How Far are you from the coast/sea?
A: 60 miles
Q: How Far are you from the river Wharfe?
A: 400 meters
Q: How Far are you from Wetherby Golf Course?
A: 3 miles
Q: How Far are you from Wetherby Races?
A: 3 miles
Q: How Far are you from York Races?
A: 17 miles
Q: How Far are you from Tadcaster?
A: 4 miles
Q: How Far are you from Harewood Hill Climb?
A: 6 miles
Q: How Far are you from St Mary’s Church?
A: 300 meters
Q: Are you far from St John Catholic School for the Deaf?
A: We are ½ A: mile away.
Q: How far are you from Martin House Hospice
A: We are about ¾ mile away.
Q: How far are you from Leeds United academy / Training Ground
A: It is in Thorp Arch about 1.5 miles away.
Q: How far are from Thorp Arch Trading Estate
A: About 2 miles
Directions & Transport
Q: Which motorway exist do I take?
A: Junction 45 A1M one mile south of Wetherby
Q: Is there A: bus service to and from Boston Spa
A: You can go by bus to Harrogate, Leeds & Tadcaster