Otley is a charming market town, located on the Southern tip of the Yorkshire Dales, one of the most ruggedly beautiful areas in the UK. Nestled in the Yorkshire hills with the River Wharfe gently making its sweet time winding through it, Otley prides itself on its picturesque charm. This has attracted local trade, and it’s great to see so many independent shops and restaurants thriving there. Our array of hotels near Otley are perfect for short breaks, benefitting from a large dose of fresh air and city sophistication in nearby Leeds.
Book hotels near Otley
Book a hotel near Otley and the magnificent landscape of the Yorkshire Dales is at your disposal. Enjoy the beautiful Malham Cove and Gordale, just 20 miles down the A629 from our Keighley hotel. Or maybe find time to wander around gorgeous Nidderdale, perhaps stopping for lunch in quaint Pately Bridge. If you fancy something a bit more daring, you may want to take it underground for a spot of spelunking at the Ingleborough Caves, just ten miles further. Lovers of the great indoors, however, may prefer a walk around either the Trinity Centre, the heart of Leeds shopping district or the elegant Victorian surroundings of Thornton’s Arcade, both just a stone’s throw from our Leeds Central Hotel.
Things to do near Otley
Why not visit the splendid Kirkstall Abbey, just over 3 miles from our Leeds Central hotel? Dissolved by Henry VIII in the 16th century, this fabulous ruined monastery has since been painted by Turner, visited by millions and used as a concert venue by the Kaiser Chiefs. Or for a more conventional live music venue, check who’s playing at the Firstdirect Arena, just 2 miles from our Leeds Central hotel, where you can see the best touring acts from the UK and overseas. Whether you’re looking for eardum-pounding live music or the serenity of the Yorkshire countryside, it’s all here for you.