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Lindon Guest House | Airton

Lindon Guest House
North Yorkshire
BD23 4BE

01729 830418

Lindon Guest House | Airton

Lindon House is a friendly, family-run guest house which has been converted from an old barn and is set in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National park in Airton in Malhamdale. The house has beautiful panoramic limestone views and is ideal for touring and walking. It is just a few yards from the Pennine way and the River Aire. Airton Is an old Quaker village, situated 2 miles from the Dales centre of Malham, with it's 300ft high Malham Cove, from which bubbles Malham Beck which runs into the infant River Aire.


Our Accommodation


The accommodation is very comfortable, with full central heating throughout, yet retains all its character with oak beams.


There is a colour TV in the large lounge and an open fire, a seperate dining room and a small licensed bar.


All bedrooms have private facilities with TV. There is one twin room and the remainder are doubles with toilet, shower and basin. All have shaver points, hair dryers and tea and coffee making facilites.


Prices for 2018


Tariff- Based on double/twin room:


Bed & Breakfast 1 night £37.50pppn (£75.00)

Bed & Breakfast 2 nights £36.25pppn (£72.50)

Bed & Breakfast 3 nights £35.00pppn (£70.00)

Bed & Breakfast 4 nights £35.00pppn (£70.00)

Bed & Breakfast 5 nights £35.00pppn (£70.00)

Bed & Breakfast 6 nights £35.00pppn (£70.00)

Bed & Breakfast 7 nights £32.50pppn (£65.00)


Tariff- Single room


Bed & Breakfast 1 night £60.00 per night

Bed & Breakfast 2 nights £57.50 per night

Bed & Breakfast 3 nights £55.00 per night

Bed & Breakfast 4 nights £55.00 per night

Bed & Breakfast 5 nights £55.00 per night

Bed & Breakfast 6 nights £55.00 per night

Bed & Breakfast 7 nights £50.00 per night


Evening Dinner £15.95pp available every night except Thursdays and Sundays.

Vegetarians welcome (carrot and walnut tart one of our favourites)


- We accept credit / debit cards


- Wireless broadband


- Royal Institute of Public Health and Hygine Certificate


Sample menu


Pan fried fillet of pork, apple and mustard sauce served with fresh market vegetables

Strawberry shortbread heart, served on a raspberry coulis

Coffee and homemade petits fours.


Spring is our busiest time of the year with lambing time taking place from mid March to mid April. We have a flock of 200 Swaledale ewes which live on the hills between Lindon House and Malham. Evening Dinner is not usually available during lambing time, please check when booking.


Christmas in the Dales is a great time of the year, with special festive markets in Grassington and Skipton on weekends leading up to Christmas. Santa can often be seen travelling on local steam railways handing out gifts to the little ones. Christmas shopping is much more fun in the Dales.


Out & About around Airton


Malham Cove, Gordale Scar, Janet's Foss waterfalls and Malham Tarn nature reserve are all nearby. Kirkby Malham is just a mile from Lindon House. Bill Bryson, the well known author, lived here for several years and wrote of the beauty of the dale in "Notes From a small Island". Here you will also find a dales pub and a beautiful church, known as "The Cathedral of the Dales".


In the opposite direction is Gargrave, a great place for a beautiful walk. Completed in 1792, the Leeds/Liverpool Canal runs through the village and there are five individual locks nearby.


The ancient market towns of Settle, with its famous Settle - Carlisle railway, and Skipton, with its castle and canal, are 6 miles and 8 miles respectively.


Also within a few miles is Bolton Abbey, with its romantic ruins of the 12th century Augustinian priory, and the estate contains over 30 miles of footpaths, through spectacular riverside, wooded and open moorland scenery.


A slightly longer journey may be made to the hauntingly lovely Fountains Abbey, near Ripon, one of the most oustanding Cistercian monastic ruins in existance; York, with its majestic minster, Jorvik Viking Centre, and numerous other attractions of international repute; Harrogate; Herriot and the Bronte country - the list is endless.


On the west coast are Blackpool and Morecambe, with their outstanding facilities. There are steam railways at Haworth, Embsay, Carnforth and Haverthwaite, in The Lake District - itself an area of majestic beauty and only 1.5 hours drive from Lindon House.

News, Events and Offers

“Way of the Roses Cycle Trip”

We have just completed the route over 4 days, with wives as support team in the car. A brilliant trip. The view east of Settle is as good as you will see anywhere in the world.

We stayed at the Lindon Guest House, Airton, Malhamdale, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 4BE; 01729 830418 [Riina; Estonian and married to a Yorkshireman; ask her to say “custard”, it comes out brilliantly in Yorkshire Estonian ], They do a wonderful fixed menu dinner for £15 per head, plus good wine at £12 per bottle. Rooms small, but immaculate with great views over farmland.

“A Premier League B & B!”

We stayed for a couple of nights in this beautifully appointed B & B set in the charming village of Airton amidst the stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Dales. We received a very warm and friendly reception and were greeted with delicious tea and scones. The accommodation is spotlessly clean, beautifully furnished and very comfortable and the proprietors are lovely...


Lovely to return to such a welcoming space and see Ian and Riina and their family again. Thank you for making it such a special visit and your excellent suggestions for places to visit when the weather closed in.

“An amazing little gem ”

My husband and I stayed here what a beautiful place we stayed in room 3 which was kindly up graded by Patrick, who is a warm, and very welcoming host, he is amazingly knowledgeable, witty and has a great sense of humour, breakfast was great the room was cosy and romantic, fantastic location,we will definitely be returning in the new...

Lindon Guest House | Airton