Nestled in the picturesque Yorkshire Dales, Rufus’ Roost is an enchanting treehouse that transports guests to a world of fairytale magic. Set in the woods of a medieval manor house, this treehouse offers stunning views over the White Horse of Kilburn. With an impressive wooden boardwalk that zigzags through a lush forest of sycamore, ash, and oak, Rufus’ Roost is a hidden gem with a strong commitment to conservation, as evidenced by the abundance of wildlife in the area.
The enchanting design of Rufus’ Roost captures the imagination with its tiny wooden castle-like exterior, complete with feature windows and turrets. Inside, the tree house offers a warm and welcoming open-plan lounge, kitchen, and dining area that oozes character. The high ceiling, modern wood-burning stove, and unusual staircase with branch banister all add to the unique charm of the tree house. The well-equipped kitchen offers breathtaking views of the countryside, making it a delight to prepare meals in this enchanting setting.
Rufus’ Roost sleeps up to six guests in three bedrooms, including two comfortable doubles and a bunk bed on the mezzanine, perfect for adventurous children. From the mezzanine, children can slide down to a cozy den where they can relax on bean bags, watch films, play games, and even enjoy popcorn from the popcorn machine. Large windows throughout the tree house bring the beauty of the forest inside, creating an immersive experience that connects guests to nature.
The magic continues on the large terrace where guests can enjoy al fresco dining with a touch of camping spirit. The wood-fired pizza oven, wood-burning barbecue, and fire pit provide plenty of opportunities to cook outdoors and enjoy the beauty of the surrounding forest. After dinner, guests can relax and take in the stunning views from the log-fired hot tub.
Accommodation at Rufus’ Roost starts from €350 per night, with a minimum stay of two nights. With its enchanting design, luxurious amenities, and commitment to the environment, Rufus’ Roost offers a truly magical and unforgettable treehouse experience that will capture your heart and soul.