The Dalesway Facilities

In Ilkley we have a wide range of activities for you to take advantage of from horse riding, Trike tours, walking round the Moors or even taking in a round of golf but if that’s not you and you want to relax or even do a spot of shopping you have all this just a stones throw from our front doors.

If you are looking for something to do whilst your staying with us all you need to do is ask any member of our team and they will be happy to to help and send you in the right direction for what you want to do.


If Golf is your game you are in luck, From where we are situated we have 3 spectacular courses to play with amazing scenery that will test your skills.

To start with we have Ilkley Golf Club where Honorary Life Member Colin Montgomerie learnt his golf. They are also proud to have another Ryder Cup Captain, Mark James, as an Honorary Life Member. It is one of the finest golf clubs in Yorkshire, both in terms of beauty and as a test of golf

Ben Rhydding Golf Club is a hidden gem of a course, in the lee of Ilkley Moor’s famous Cow and Calf rocks, with stunning views across the Wharfe Valley. It’s very popular with visitors and they always look forward to welcoming you.

Bracken Ghyll Golf Club was founded in 1993 as a 9 hole course but has developed rapidly into one of the most enjoyable and challenging 18 hole courses in the North of England. It is a vibrant progressive club with increasing membership set in the spectacular landscape of the Yorkshire Dales.

The Dalesway Walks

Where we are situated in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales you have a great choice of walks around the Dales and the Moors. One of the most popular walks is The Dalesway walk that starts in our picturesque Roman Spa Town of Ilkley and takes you a good 81 miles through some amazing places with beautiful scenery and finishes off In Windermere.

To Learn More about Ilkley walks Just ask any Member of our team and they will be happy to help.

Free Wifi

Wifi is Free at The Dalesway Hotel for all our Guest whether your staying with us or just coming in for something to eat or drink, all you need to do is ask us for the Wifi password and we will provide it you.

A Pet Friendly Pub

One thing that we are always asked is if dogs are allowed at The Dalesway Hotel and they certainly are, we are a Dog Friendly establishment. Around Ilkley and the Moors we have plenty of great walks for you and your K9 friends and a Lovely River 200 yards from our doorstep where when its a nice warm day your dogs can play and swim to cool down.


Went for a day in ilkley and stayed at the dalesway hotel, very comfy bed and the manager and staff were very polite and generally a nice place to stay 🙂 . Had a wide selection of ales and beers in the pub and good food 🙂 .

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Lovely hosts and friendly bar staff, great food reasonably priced, clean and tidy, lovely beer garden. Well worth the journey from Leeds for a good night out to enjoy watching live music.

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Loved the place dog friendly staff friendly very accommodating and polite . room clean and very comfortable bed. Breakfast one of the best in ilkley. Will be back. It can be noisy obviously its a busy pub noise after closing is nothing to do with the pub its the customer so no complaint from us loved it .

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