Situated in Keld, Butt House is the nearest B&B with ensuite facilities to the Coast to Coast, Herriot Way, Pennine Journey & Pennine Way. Keld waterfalls are only couple of minutes walk from our guest house.
Jacqui & Chris create an oasis of comfort for you to relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. If you enjoy walking, photography, bird watching, painting or just unwinding in peace and tranqility, then Butt House should be your destination of choice.
All our rooms are ensuite and recently refurbished. The rooms have stunning views of the Dales.
We have a fully licensed bar so you can enjoy a glass of wine, cider or local Black Sheep beer whilst sitting in our cosy guest lounge by the open fire. The lounge has a superb choice of OS maps, walking guide books and daily newspaper.
All guest bedrooms are ensuite with outstanding dales views (rooms with either baths or showers available)
Daily ‘Times’ Newspaper
Free super fast Wi-Fi
Large boot room with drying facilities & boot drier
Large car park with free long term parking (ideal for the Herriot Way)
** Guests south facing beer garden overlooking the dales **
Why not join us for dinner?
All our meals are lovingly homemade and served with fresh vegetables or salad. We cater for all tastes and dietary requirements including gluten free and vegan. Our homegrown rhubarb is used to make our delicious crumbles.
Seating is available in the south facing garden to relax with a drink whilst admiring the beautiful fields of heather, meadows, Swaledale sheep, stone walls and barns.
Butt House has a large boot drying room, for wet walking boots and clothing.
Keld is a small village in idyllic upper Swaledale located at the crossing point of the Coast to Coast, Pennine Way, Herriot Way, Pennine Journey & Swale way long distance walks. Keld is half way on the 24 mile Swale Trail circular mountain cycle path. https://cyclethedales.org.uk/swaletrail/ Keld also has a tearoom, community orchard and heritage centre.
There are six spectacular waterfalls just five minutes walk from our guest house, with seating to enjoy picnics or just take in the views. There are also numerous walks, including a hike to Tan hill, the highest pub in Britain (4 miles) or the Yorkshire Shepardess who serves cream teas in summer (2 miles) https://www.yorkshireshepherdess.com/stay-or-visit/cream-teas/ Our particular favourite is the circular walk along the River Swale to Muker. We enjoy a pint and pub lunch in the Farmers Arms before walking back http://www.farmersarmsmuker.co.uk/