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Large House With Swimming Pool And Cottage In Scalby - Home Farm Cottage (Sleeps 2/4. 1 Bedroom)

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Popular Features
  • Heated Pool
  • Internet



Home Farm Cottage (Sleeps 2/4. 1 Bedroom)

Home Farm Cottage is a delightfully cosy place to stay.

There is one twin bedroom en-suite shower and WC.

The kitchen boasts a range of Bosch appliances including oven, fridge, washer/dryer and dishwasher.

The cottage also enjoys the benefit of underfloor heating with a cast iron stove to give instant warmth on any cooler days.

About the property


Two properties set together in the attractive village of Scalby comprising of a large house with private swimming pool and comfortable cottage. Home Farm House sleeps 10 + cot and Home farm cottage sleeps 2 with 1 twin bedroom. Originally an 18th century farm Home Farm has been tastefully extended and modernised. The adjacent cottage provides extra room or can be rented separately. The private heated pool in the house has large patio doors which can be opened into the secluded gardens in the summer months.

Mrs Melanie Paul
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
1 August, 2017

About Mrs Melanie Paul

I'm Melanie and Home Farm House is our much loved family holiday home. The family is, Nick, MD of and IT recruitment business and our 5 children - 2 grown up girls, 2 teenage boys and our little 6 year old princess!

Why Mrs Melanie Paul chose Scalby

We have always been connected to Scalby and Scarborough. I was born and brought up in the village and still have family there. Nick and I were married in St Laurences, the beautiful village church which you can see from Home Farm House.

We have taken our children to Scarborough each summer for the past 22 years and when our expanding family became too large to stay with grandparents we bought Home Farm House.

We have done a lot of work updating and modernising this old farmhouse and invested a lot of time, love and money into making a comfortable, quality holiday home.

What makes this cottage unique

Home Farm House is unique in the area with its large private swimming pool which is great for all ages. We leave inflatables for kids and it is also large enough for adults to properly exercise in.

Being our family holiday home we leave plenty of games and books for children and also a play station for older kids.

Based in the centre of the village, just a short walk from a great pub and bistro, and with a real fire for winter and a child friendly large garden for summer, Home Farm House is the perfect family holiday home for all seasons.

Available Rentals


Booking Notes:
Please look at www.homefarmscarborough.co.uk or call 07976880954 for more information. A 20% non refundable deposit is required on booking with the balance due 8 weeks prior to arrival. A £100 refundable damage deposit is required. Sorry no stag or hen parties.

Changeover Day:
Preferred changeover day is Saturday. Minimum stay during summer months is 7 nights.

Notes on prices:
3 night winter weekend rate: Home Farm Cottage £240. Home Farm House £1140.
3 night summer weekend rate: Home Farm Cottage £295. Home Farm House £1375.


Accommodation and facilities for Home Farm Cottage (Sleeps 2/4. 1 Bedroom)in Scalby in Newby and Scalby

Property Type:
  • cottage
Location Type:
  • village
  • Internet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Notes on accommodation: Both properties can be booked independently, or together they make a wonderful base for extended family get togethers and celebrations. The pool and gardens are only accessible from the main house. Both properties are fully heated with a combination of underfloor, central heating and fires. There is a cot available in the main house. Please note that the swimming pool has a deep end and small children must be supervised. We kindly ask that there is no smoking and no pets at either property. Outside: Outside Home Farm House there are private south facing gardens with beautiful borders and a attractive pond. Guests have use of a Barbeque and garden furniture for summer dining. Home farm Cottage has a small seating area to the front in the pleasant courtyard.


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Home Farm Cottage (Sleeps 2/4. 1 Bedroom)
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Superb cottage and superb location!

  • 5 of 5

I booked this cottage for my elderly parents who had to relinquish their caravan. The cottage was absolutely ideal, really well equipped and an excellent location. Organising the trip with Melanie was very easy with great communications. Will definitely rebook!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nags Head
The Bryherstones Country Inn
Lovely country Pub that does nice meals
Scarborough Open Air Theatre
Fabulous venue attracting some big names during the summer season


Scarborough's sandy beaches stretch around the twin bays, and are perfect for children. When the tide is out hundreds of rock pools are revealed to provide plenty of fun for the children. Scarborough is known as the Dinosaur Coast with fossil hunting a great pastime for the kids. The nearest beach is under 2 miles away.


Scarborough 3 Miles.

Whitby 17.5 Miles.

Robin Hoods Bay 14.5 Miles.

York 43 Miles.

Flamingo Land 22 Miles.

Goathland 19 Miles.

Go Ape 15.5 Miles.

Castle Howard 32 Miles.

Further Details:

Scalby is an affluent village on the northern edge of Scarborough and has pubs and general stores withing easy walking distance. There is a well stocked supermarket under a mile away in Newby. A short drive takes you to the glorious Scarborough sea shore and amenities. Scarborough boasts two wonderful golden beaches, a charming harbour, a medieval castle and famous spa all amidst breathtaking scenery. It is also home to Alan Aykbourns theatre in the round where his plays are all premiered. There are plenty of good restaurants and nightlift within Scarborough, with entertainment for all ages. Historic Whitby with its famous abbey and dracula connections and the enchanting smugglers village of Robin Hoods Bay are half an hour away. Goathland famous for the steam railway and TVs Heartbeat is a short drive away. Scalby joins on to the border of the North York Moors National Park where there are plenty of walking and cycling opportunities in nearby Dalby Forest, along with a spectacular Go Ape course. The famous walled city of York, with the railway and Viking museum is an hour away by car and Castle Howard of Brideshead Revisited fame is even closer.