The Buck Inn

The Heart of the Yorkshire Dales


Nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales village of Malham, surrounded by limestone landscapes, rolling hills and a short walk from a magical waterfall, The Buck Inn provides top quality food & drink and 11 dog-friendly, en-suite rooms, perfect for relaxing after a day exploring the Yorkshire countryside.

Book a room

We are re-opening for outside dining and drinking on April 12th. No booking required, just come along. Opening times will be dependant on weather conditions.
We are accepting room bookings from 17th May onwards, and will be re-opening for indoor dining
Please book online or give us a call on 01729 830317.

Located right in the centre of the village, we are just a few minutes’ walk from some of the most spectacular Yorkshire countryside, including Janet’s Foss, Malham Cove and Goredale Scar.

For more information about the local area read
Our Guide to Malham here.

With cosy open fires for the winter and plenty of outdoor seating for the summer, whatever the weather you can enjoy our delicious food and drinks.

Dog Owner?
We love meeting your dogs and want them to feel as welcome as you do. Our rooms and pub are all dog friendly so your dog can go wherever you do.

Muddy boots & muddy dogs always welcome check the entrance hall for towels to dry off.

Stay with Us

11 En-suite cosy and comfy rooms.

Our dog-friendly, en-suite rooms are all individually designed with unique features to create a home-from-home feel, the perfect place to enjoy a few nights away.

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Whether you are looking for a romantic location for a special occasion or just to escape from the everyday in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, you can be assured of a warm welcome and a wonderful stay at The Buck Inn.

Looking to relax?

Little luxuries like complimentary toiletries, fluffy towels and robes included in our rooms, will help you relax and unwind after a long day walking the dales.

  • Hearty Yorkshire breakfast included
  • Professionally laundered linen
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea Coffee making facilities
  • All dog friendly
  • Free wifi
  • Tv
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Full size single, double or king beds

Food & Drink

Our menus feature top quality, locally sourced food, with a wide variety of choices to cater for everyone, including gluten free and vegan options.

We have all your favourite ‘pub’ classics, as well as dishes with a restaurant twist, whether you’re looking for a hearty meal after a long walk, or a romantic meal for a special occasion.

Food is served from midday, 7 days a week, with Traditional Roast Dinners every Sunday.

We stock ales from popular local breweries including Timothy Taylor, Dark Horse and Theakston’s, as well as a wide variety of gins and a great selection of wines. Find out more here .


Our function / meeting room is available for a range of activities including parties, meetings, private dining and corporate events.

Please get in touch to find out more.

What our customers say:

Lovely meal & drinks. Great room & lovely scenery on the doorstep. Helen, September 2020
Great staff, very prompt service. Food was exceptional. Would not change anything. Clair, October 2020
Great food. Room was clean and comfortable. Perfect location for walks. Jane, October 2020
Thank you for a lovely stay. We really enjoyed it and would love to return. Debbie, August 2020

Gift vouchers

A perfect present for any occasion, give the gift of a break in the Yorkshire Dales.

Gift vouchers can be used towards a stay with us or a meal in the pub and last 12 months from the date of purchase. Buy a gift voucher for your chosen amount and we can post or email your voucher, simply give us a call on 01729 830317 to buy.

Contact Us

Tel: 01729 830317


Address: The Buck, Cove Road, Malham, Nr Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DA

You can check availability and book rooms here or give us a call.

Find Us

We are on the main road, right in the heart of the village so you can’t miss us! Once you go down the hill into Malham you will see the visitors centre on your left, follow the road around the corner and you’ll see us a little way down on the left.

Parking: Our car park is next to the pub.