The Beamsley Project Charitable Trust

The Beamsley Project Charitable Trust, SKIPTON


We are an independent charity with over 20 years experience providing fully accessible accommodation for groups, families and individuals with additional needs.  We cater for all your needs however complex to ensure that your have a hassle free holiday or short break.    

We are located close to the historic market town of Skipton, Ilkley and Harrogate.  Experience the spectacular view of the accessible walks at Bolton Abbey which is 5 mins drive away.  Absorb the History of the Royal Armouries, Leeds or take a canal boat trip in Skipton. 

Our Centre sleeps up to 24 guests over 8 bedrooms.  We also have an adjacent cottage which if rented together increases your party to 30 guests.

Over 25 years ago we lovingly converted Beamsley Methodist Church, which now offers you a base, so you can tailor your holiday or short break to suit the personal needs of your group. You will have sole use of the building which makes it perfect for rest and recuperation, exploring the beautiful Yorkshire Dales or celebrating a special occasion. 

In our spacious centre you will have use of a family bathroom with ceiling hoist, a bath with handheld shower, a separate shower and adult changing table.  In addition, 2 other wet rooms and 4 toilets.  Two bedrooms are also en-suite.
Our catering standard kitchen provides adjustable height hobs and sink and all the equipment you should need for a large group. Our dining area can seat up to 30 people.

You also have the added value of a large multi-functional games room with table tennis, pool table, TV and ample seating.  There is also an additional lounge with bubble tower and internet TV.
To the rear or the property is a large self-contained garden with bench seating, log circle and amazing views of the surrounding hills.  This area is perfect for children to play in a safe contained area. There is also a garden at the front of the property with fixed BBQ area and bench seating. In case you are blessed with the odd Yorkshire shower we also have a covered area with seating. 

We also have a large utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, additional fridge/freezer and freezer, iron and ironing board.

The self-contained cottage sleeps between 2 and 6 people in twin rooms, there is a cosy lounge, kitchen with adjustable height hob and sink, ground floor toilet with Closomat wash and dry toilet, main wet room with adult changing table and a lift to ensure that the cottage is fully accessible.

There is ample level parking and access from A59 Skipton to Harrogate Road. Open all year.

    The organisation has not provided any details about the Coronavirus support services they offer.

    This service provides the following Coronavirus services:

  • Social and leisure activities

    This service covers the following area(s):

  • Harrogate
  • Whitby
  • Upper Dales
  • Northallerton
  • Ripon
  • Catterick Garrison
  • Skipton
  • Scarborough
  • Knaresborough
  • Malton
  • Selby

    The following functions are relevant to this service:

  • Leisure and culture

Some services may only be suitable to a specific age range or to those who meet specific criteria. The following eligibility criteria applies to this service:


  • No restrictions apply


  • All ages


  • No restrictions apply

The following facilities and adaptations are available:


  • Hoist
  • On-Site Parking
  • Level Access and Automatic Doors (or No Doors)
  • Accessible Accommodation

Toilets and changing

  • Baby Changing Facility
  • Gender Neutral Toilet
  • Accessible Shower
  • Accessible Toilet

Last updated: 11/06/2021