We hope you will write something in our Guest Book during your visit. Here is what some previous visitors have said:

"A lovely cottage, very welcoming and homely"- Georgie, Nov 2017

"Cosy cottage with lovely canal walks"- Alison & David, Oct 2017 

"Absolutely gorgeous! Stunning views from every window. The cottage has everything"- Selena, Nathan & Nicholas, Oct 2017

"A very comprehensive and complete cottage- most enjoyable. Beuatiful views, wondeful walks"- Caroline, Sep 2017

"Beautiful cottage in a beautiful location. Both have everything needed for a lovely relaxing break"- Joanne, Aug 2017

"Thank you for a wonderful stay in your beautiful cottage. This place really does have everything you could possibly need. It's like a home from home"- Sarah, Marcus & family & dogs, Aug 2017

"A lovely, extremely well equipped holiday cottage. The views are wonderful"- John and Liz, July 2017 

"A lovely cottage with great character. Amazing walks and awesome scenery"- Paul & Jeamette, June 2017

"A thoroughly delightful cottage in a pretty little spot"- Beverly & Greg, April 2017

"We had a really lovely time here at Sparth Cottage. Very well equipped, great surroundings and perfectly cosy"- Jen & Matt,  Mar 2017

"It's been great to discover Sparth Cottage and Marsden. What a lovely place to be"- Jonsie & Co, Feb 2017

"Once again we've enjoyed our stay at Sparth Cottage. The cottage is decked out for Christmas and is so warm and cosy. As usual it is spotless with every kitchen utensil and gadget you might need"- Janet & Eric, Dec 2016

"Thank you for the use of your lovely cottage! We were very impressed with the cleanliness and how well equipped it is"- Shimon & Esther, Oct 2016

"11/10!"- Dennis, Diana, Devin & Damien, Sep 2016

"We enjoyed a relaxing week in this delightful cottage. It is cosy, well equipped and in a beautiful setting"- Janet & Eric, July 2016

"Stunning cottage in stunning location"- Janette & Alan, May 2016

“We have loved every minute that we have been here. The views and the home were amazing…”- Arin & Dean, May 2016

“Our 2nd visit to Sparth Cottage and hopefully not our last…”- Lyn & Geoff, April 2016

“Was so pleased I found Sparth Cottage on the internet. We have had a wonderful relaxing holiday. Cottage was a revelation having everything and more that you could wish for.”- Kath, Mike and the dogs Skylar & Jake, Mar 2016

“What a lovely place. The cottage has everything you need and more. Very cosy, all the books and leaflets very helpful. The scenery was amazing. We would love to come back again..”- Joanne, Chris & Alfie the dog, Mar 2016

“Cottage and location both wonderful. Loved the little touches…”, Phil & Corinne, Mar 2016

“This is our second visit to this warm cosy cottage and we had a lovely week”- Colin, Helen & Ella the dog, Dec 2015

“Great time relaxing in this lovely cottage. A real home from home and has to be the best equipped place we have stayed”- Emma & Rob, Nov 2015

“Another wonderful couple of days at Sparth Cottage…”- Jane & Steven, Oct 2015

“Keep up the good work, will tell my friends, highly recommended, 11/10!!”- Evelyn, Sep 2015

“Very well equipped kitchen and an extremely comfy bed”- Mark & Steph, Sept 2015

“Another lovely holiday…hoping to visit again”- Julia & Ian, Aug 2015

“Lovely location for surrounding area, best equipped holiday cottage by far”- Peter & Ann, July 2015

“Had a lovely week, enjoyed walking in the hills above the cottage and along the canal”- Colin, Helen & Ella the dog

“Enjoyed a relaxing stay in this charming cottage. Equipped with everything you could want/need”- Lisa, Pete, Emma & Jim, May 2015

“Our second visit to this lovely cottage...”- Liz, Phil & Dexter, May 2015

“The bed is so comfy, never slept so well, and the cottage is so well equipped”- Richard,Tricia, & Petra the dog- May 2015

“A lovely week in a lovely cottage..”- Lyn & Geoff, Mar 2015

“We have enjoyed our stay here very much. The cottage is very well equipped. Slept very well, the mattress is excellent”- Mary, Mar 2015

"Lovely cottage in a lovely location.... the xmas decorations another bonus", Steve & Rachel, Dec 2014

"This was our second visit to your beautifully equipped cottage... lovely to come home each day to a pretty lounge decorated for Christmas"- June & Maurice, Dec 2014

"We really enjoyed our stay here, really peaceful & lovely walks along the canal- Many thanks"- Sheila & Steve, Nov 2014

"What a beautiful cottage. So comfortable and relaxing... this location was the perfect place to completely switch off and enjoy the good life"- Joe, Jeff & Erin, Hong Kong, Oct 2014

"Great location- very quiet and peaceful... found the mattress in the main room very comfortable..."- Annie & Bob, Oct 2014

"Cozy & lovely setting in this cottage. Beautiful views of the hills, and very comfortable"- Rudy & Mo, Sep 2014

"Lovely cottage, everything you need to make you feel at home. Enjoyed the peacefulness of the area"- Chris & Phil, Australia, Aug 2014

"Thankyou for a lovely holiday, your cottage is perfect, perfect walking country"- Ruth,, June 2014

"Many thanks for a delightful stay in the perfect stop for a sculpture-focused tour of the West Riding"- Hugh, June 2014

"Lovely cozy clean cottage equipped with everything we could wish for. Stunning location"- Kath, Colin & Cocoa the dog, May 2014

"Lovely location, beautiful views and walks"- The Downings, April 2014

"Kitchen- brilliantly equipped... Bedroom- gorgeous & great mattress... great library of books and games... birdlife- delightful... location- outstanding... thankyou and look forward to coming back.... "- Paul, Angela, Tilly & Molly- Mar 2014

"A lovely week's break in your great cottage.... thanks for letting us stay"- Nicola & Adrian & Lucy the Dog, Feb 2014

"Thankyou so much. We had a wonderful stay at your beautiful cottage. It is superbly equipped and the Christmas decorations were a super surprise.."- Clare, Steven & Beryl the Boxer, Dec 2013

"Thankyou for a fantastic stay at your lovely cottage. Had a great time and will return"- Gerrard, Mary, Nicole & Robert, Nov 2013

"Lovely cottage and a really enjoyable stay- thank you, we'll be back"- Chrissie & David, July 2010
"Once again we've been here for the weekend and wished we'd booked the week. Never mind, we'll just have to come back again. Thank you for a lovely stay in a very special place"- Chrissie & David, Oct 2010
“Why does time go so much quicker here?...”- Chrissie & David, May 2012
"Somewhere a bit special for a holiday in a beautiful part of the world- thankyou"- Chrissie & David, Nov 2013

"Thankyou for a most wonderful stay at your beautiful cottage. The cottage is really homely and has everything you need and more.... we will be recommending this cottage and will definitely be back"- Jenny, Danny, Eileen, Oct 2013

"We had such a lovely, relaxing time at Sparth Cottage- we feel sorry to leave. Lovely cottage with such a wonderfully well-equipped kitchen. ... it’s a gorgeous spot, we had a great time. Oh and a great book collection"- Tom, Kate & Elise, July 2013 

"A lovely cottage! We loved the walks and beautiful scenery that surrounded us.... it’s been a great getaway weekend. Thank you!"- Sobia, Tom & baby Yousef, June 2013

"Superb location for lovely cottage- really picturesque setting. Easy instant access to canal towpath walks"-  Liz & Jeff, Tyne & Wear, June 2013

"Thankyou for a great week in Sparth Cottage, we’ve enjoyed every minute. Perfect in every way!! You’ve thought of everything"- Tom, Dale & Willow, Australia, May 2013

"A delightful cottage which is well equipped and has beautiful walks along the canal. Very comfortable and easy to access from Huddersfield. Will be looking for excuses to come back in the near future"- Joe & Belinda & Bessy Dog, Feb 2013

“Thank you so much for a perfect weekend in Sparth Cottage. You had everything ready for us and the Xmas decorations were the icing on the cake!”- Simon & Karla, Dec 2012

“We’ve had a wonderful and inspiring time here working on our “Mills and Moors” project- Thank you!”- Martin, Peter Fil, Thomas- Germany- Oct 2012

“Lovely well equipped cosy cottage; enjoyed very much; wish we’d stayed longer...”- Chris, Sep 2012

“Lovely cottage, warm and cosy and very well equipped. Thanks for a good 2 weeks in a fine place”- Gill & Chris, Sep 2012

“Thanks again for a lovely holiday. Clean, comfortable and well equipped. Enjoyed the Yorkshire hospitality and countryside”- Cath & Pete, Aug 2012

“Excellent location, lovely cottage, provided everything you could possibly want and more. Lovely walks and scenery”- Debbie & Peter, June 2012

“A wonderful week in this little cottage. It has been a very comfortable stay with everything required to make our stay most pleasing”- Maureen & Duggie, April 2012

“Lovely cottage in a stunning location. Every need was provided for. A fantastic stay, so much so that we decided to move to Marsden!”- Matt & Rosemary, Nov 2011

“Had a lovely weekend, thanks a lot, the cottage is amazing”- Aaron, Leanne, Lily, Ruby & Mamy Oct 2011

“A very enjoyable & comfortable week. Cottage is ideal for a get away from it all holiday”- Karen, Bob & Molly the dog- Sep 2011

"The cottage is very nice and comfortable with lovely friendly touches"- Paul & Elaine, Salisbury, Aug 2011

“Very enjoyable time getting to experience this part of the UK, made all the more enjoyable by this well-presented and comfortable accommodation”- Lyla & Denise, Australia, Jul 2011

"Peaceful cottage, great location, unbelievably well equipped, warm & cosy"- Chris & Janet, Notts, July 2011

"Lovely cottage- comfortable and well equipped"- Ewan, Martin & Sue, Edinburgh, July 2011

"Very well equipped kitchen... so many books I'd like to read... wonderful walks and scenery"- Kathy & Nigel, Bristol, June 2011

"Lovely cottage, everything you could wish for, wonderful views, and peaceful. We will be back"- Lorna & George, June 2011
“Another peaceful week in this lovely cottage in a superb situation... Pretty village with an interesting history... back next year”- Lorna & George, Oct 2011

"Quiet, warm & relaxing, wonderful, thanks"- A&D, June 2011

"Splendid cottage with fantastic views. Everything to make your stay perfect. I definitely will be back for longer"- Helen & Vince, May 2011

"Lovely cottage and very well presented and equipped. Our dog loved the walks by the canal and the area is so peaceful. Hopefully we will return soon"- Stuart & Catherine, April 2011
“Another lovely week at your cottage..”- Stuart & Catherine, May 2012
"Another lovely week at your cottage.... we both relaxed so much again. Sad to be going home! We will be back again, hopefully before next year- Catherine & Stuart, July 2013

"A well equipped & cosy cottage with lovely views and walks. We had a really lovely weekend, and only wish we could have stayed longer. We will be back"- Sandra, Gavin & Claire- March 2011

"Thank you for a lovely welcome and the lovely welcome pack. Cosy cottage, well equipped. Kids loved playing with all the toys. Will definitely recommend your cottage"- Mr & Mrs Ward, March 2011

"Lovely cosy cottage. Well equipped and excellent views. We will definitely be back"- Diane & Bob & Mary the Dog, March 2011

" A snug and cosy cottage with a really useful and entertaining selection of books and DVDs. Great, comfortable mattress and lots of HOT water"- Carla & Derek, Feb 2011

"Lovely cottage. Fantastic surroundings... Look forward to a return visit!"- Mo, Dave, Bern & Mick, Jan 2011

"Thankyou so much! It was a perfect place to spend Christmas. Beautiful cottage- well though out extra touches. See you soon!", Kim, Chrstine & Joel, Dec 2010

"Superbly fitted cottage. Wonderful walks & local facilities. Will definitely be coming back", Chrissy & Barry, Dec 2010

"It was touch and go whether or not we were going to make it through the snow but so glad we did! You really looked after us, both in terms of snow reports beforehand and leading us to the cut off cottage late at night. The cottage itself is so cosy & well equipped. The perfect retreat in this winter wonderland. Thank you so much", Becky & Ollie, Dec 2010

"Lovely cottage in beautiful area. Doggy heaven, wonderful walks. Thanks very much"- Lynne & Martin & Jess the Dog, Oct 2010

"Cosy, well equipped and beautifully situated. Thank you for a wonderfully relaxing time"- Diana & Tony, Sep 2010

"Pleasant cottage and lovely area. We've had a lovely break"- Christine & Jerry, Sept 2010

"The cottage was warm and had everything we needed... our two year old had a great time"- Mark & Lisa & Tom, New Zealand, Aug 2010