Otley is a market town set on the banks of the River Wharfe. It is an ancient, friendly and picturesque town with a rich commercial and community life. The town lies in attractive countryside in Mid-Wharfedale. Immediately to the south of the town rises Otley Chevin, which gives magnificent views.  Otley is a great place to bring up children.


There are a number of car parks around the town.  There is no train service but buses run to Otley from Ilkley and Guiseley/Menston.

Baby cafes

Cafe cafe

Cockpit Farm Tea Room – Weston

Dales cafe

Gloucesters Tea Rooms


Otley Courthouse

Red Kite Coffee Shop – Pool-in-Wharfedale

Sarah’s tearooms

The Bay Tree

The Velvet Cupcake

Waitrose Cafe

Walkway Cafe

Weirside Cafe

Child friendly cafe/restaurant

Buon Apps


The Book House

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