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Beatifully Renovated & Tastefully Decorated Period Fisherman's Cottage

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Indoor Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Brightside Cottage in Bridlington, Yorkshire, England - 2 Minutes Walk To Bridlington's Award Winning South Beach

Brightside Cottage is a beautifully renovated and tastefully decorated period Fishermans cottage on the south side of Bridlington close to the Spa and award winning south beach (2 minutes walk); There is an open plan downstairs living, dining and kitchen area with central heating and electric log fire, a downstairs WC and shower room, two bedrooms upstairs - one double and one twin with en-suite shower room and WC plus one put me up bed available as well as a rear courtyard garden with garden furniture and Chiminea. Within walking distance of all local amenities just off south marine drive, there are pubs and restaurants two minutes’ walk away’.


Owner
Andrew and Marcela Fox
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Czech
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2017

About Andrew and Marcela Fox

Andy and Marcela Fox. We live in Bridlington, I work as a lecturer in a local college, Marcela is a Veterinary surgeon in the nearby town of Beverley and speaks fluent Czech. Our love of the outdoors skiing and travelling lead us to use the owner’s direct website to book accommodation for our travels. We bought Brightside cottage in 2012 as an investment and completed full refurbishment a year later in July 2013. We hope that the money and time spent will be rewarded by the enjoyment of our like minded guests. Brightside cottage is in an ideal position for the beach,water sports, the spa or as a base for exploring the Yorkshire coast, moors and Wolds which provide excellent walking and cycling opportunities.

Why Andrew and Marcela Fox chose East Riding of Yorkshire

Stunning beaches 2 minutes walk away, fantastic fresh seafood and fish, amazing cliffs and scenery, Britain`s largest mainland seabird colony 15 minutes drive away

What makes this cottage unique

Brightside cottage is an ideal base for relaxing beach holidays or more energetic water sports, cycling walking, or just exploring the beautiful east Yorkshire coast and Wolds Andrew and Marcela will be pleased to give advice on local attractions cycling routes, walks or visits to stately homes

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Bridlington in East Riding of Yorkshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite with Bedroom 1, shower, WC and basin. Down stairs shower room, with shower, WC and basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , ensuite
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) 5th person on put me up bed, cot also available Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: Double bed, fireplace, electric fire, chest of draws and wardrobe Bedroom 2: Twin beds, built in wardrobe, en – suite shower, WC, basin
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: * Travel cot and high chair available on request. We would respectively ask guests not to wear outdoor shoes in the house. Outside: Outdoor table and chairs with brolly, Chiminea, Rotary dryer. There are also locking points where customer's bicycles etc can be stored in the rear yard which can be accessed through the rear snicket and locked gate. Utility Room: Property includes cooker, hob, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, kettle, toaster, iron, hair dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen & towels provided, cleaned weekly. Please bring your own beach towels.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

Beatifully Renovated & Tastefully Decorated Period Fisherman's Cottage
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 17 reviews
5

Ideal weekend by the sea.

  • 5 of 5

Good location, clean & comfortable. Free parking permit. Everything that we needed. An added bonus.. the weather was fantastic.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: so glad you had a great time hope to see you again soon
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5

Lovely clean and comfortable cottage! Perfect location and really friendly and helpful owners!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time in the lovely cottage. It was just perfect for us all and our dog. The beach was so close and a shop just round the corner. Everything was in easy reach. Thank you very much Andrew and Marcela!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: so glad you had a great time hope to see you again soon Andy Marci and little Frantisek
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5

Cosy and comfortable and great location

  • 5 of 5

Booking was very straight forward and price reasonable. Arrival instructions received in good time and good clear communication from owners. The cottage has everything you need as a base and is situated minutes from South Beach. We were looking for miles of beach to run the dogs on and were not disappointed. There is no wifi at the property but plenty of BT hotspots so no need to deprive teenagers! The weather was kind to us and we were able to go on long long walks a couple of times each day. The cottage has a good selection of dvds, books and games if you need it. Was initially a bit unsure if the garden was shared as seem to be other gates and doors opening on to it, but never saw any of them open so it was secure for the dogs when you're getting the sand off! Took daughter onto North Beach, all arcades and fun fair rides not not our thing, but if it's yours, you won't go wrong. Supermarkets and shops all in walking distance too.

Was grateful to the owners for allowing our two big dogs as they had the best time. Really enjoyed our stay and recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks for the review sorry I did not get to meet you in person but glad you had a nice stat thanks Andy and Marcela
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4

clean, tidy and convenient

  • 4 of 5

We had a good three day break in this cottage at Bridlington. The owner is very friendly and helpful and makes a point of welcoming all guests. The only slight snag was that the parking was not exactly convenient, the parking pass covered all areas in a controlled zone but we were never able to find a space closer than two streets away which would not have been easy for the elderly or those with young children and should perhaps be made clearer on the information given.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely,cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

We needed somewhere fairly central for our stay as my father likes to walk, but unfortunately his enthusiasm isn't always matched by his ability! The location was perfect for us and surprisingly quiet, I really expected more traffic noise (though we were out of season). The cottage is a real home from home, they provide everything you might need (even a tea strainer!). Will happily stay here again if we return to Bridlington.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

Very nice accommodation. Clean and central.

Bridlington very good for walking and sandy beach. Interesting shops just around the corner from property,

Well worth a stay.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you hope to see you again soon Stephen
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Doncaster Robin Hood Airport/Leeds Bradford
Nearest Barpub
200 Kilometres
Windsor Hotel
Nearest Ferry
32 Miles
P&O North Sea Ferry Hull
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
The Links/Bridlington Golf Club
Nearest Train
600 Metres
Bridlington train station
Nearest Motorway
47 Miles
M62, J 37
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Yips Chinese Restaurant
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
South Beach Bridlington
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Bridlington

Bridlington is a superb family holiday base, one of the best for families in Yorkshire, and is packed with fun seaside activities for the kids. Bridlington's fine promenade is crammed with kid’s rides and amusements and the town lays claim to two award winning sandy beaches which straddle either side of Bridlington's harbour. Bridlington North Beach has the highest Blue Flag award for water quality.

Bridlington's historic harbour area, which bustles particularly in summer, hints at Bridlington's fishing heritage and the old town area with numerous art galleries and antique shops to further boosts its appeal.

If you're looking for a novelty way of touring the sights of Bridlington then look no further than the famous Tuk-Tuk rides! Bridlington also offers easy access into the Yorkshire Wolds, made famous by world renowned artist David Hockney, fantastic for cycling around empty country lanes and bridle ways. Explore some of the beautiful Wold valleys with walking routes

Coast/Beach:

Bridlington is a superb family holiday base, one of the best for families in Yorkshire, and is packed with fun seaside activities for the kids. Bridlington's fine promenade is crammed with kid’s rides and amusements and the town lays claim to two award winning sandy beaches which straddle either side of the harbour.

North Beach has the highest Blue Flag award for water quality.

The historic harbour area, which bustles particularly in summer, hints at Bridlington's fishing heritage.

Travel:

Directions by rail:

Bridlington is on the East Coast line offering connections from Hull and York to all other destinations throughout the country. On arrival turn right out of the station and cross the coach park onto Hilderthorpe Road. Go straight across and along New Burlington Road until junction with West Street. Turn left and then right onto Neptune Street. De grey terrace is the left hand side of Neptune Street. The Spa Bridlington is visible straight ahead.

Distances:

Bridlington bay is a superb place for sport with beach volley ball courts, fishing trips, sailing, wind surfing, kite surfing, power kitting, jet skiing, or exploring Thornwick caves in a kayak. Clear waters around Flamborough also make a good place for diving.

Leisure World indoor complex includes heated pools, sauna, slides and waves. Indoor bowls, gym/fitness centre and bar.

Further Details:

Sewerby & Danes Dyke

Call in at Danes Dyke nature reserve or Sewerby Hall & Gardens; a historic country house set in acres of beautiful countryside and boasting regular events to keep visitors of all ages happy. The attraction hosts a museum, an art gallery, a children`s play area, a pitch and putt course and a small petting zoo enough to keep both children and adults busy whatever the weather! Summer days can be idled away on the Bridlington coastline.

The Spa

The Spa Bridlington has been a vital part of the region's life for over one hundred years. It is a much cherished local landmark that hosts national and international events, enriching Bridlington's cultural life and economy. From 2006 - 2008 East Riding of Yorkshire Council, with the assistance of the European Regional Development Fund and Yorkshire Forward, funded redevelopment and refurbishment of the building to develop its traditional role for the future.

The Royal Hall and Spa Theatre host the very best in drama, music, dancing, comedy, sports and more. Already a key touring venue for top bands (since reopening in May 2008 The Spa has hosted Oasis and Prodigy), the Royal Hall holds concerts with audiences of up to 3800 people.

New and refurbished rooms of different sizes are available for hire for events, conferences, exhibitions, weddings and meetings. Many of the rooms give stunning views onto the beach, promenade and sea and all are being built with state-of-the-art technical and catering facilities.

The Spa Bridlington's sheer size, character and history make it a venue with a difference. The refurbishment of this local landmark has enabled it to attract tourists, audiences and corporate clients at regional, national and international levels. By improving access and internal services and restoring the traditional rooms to their original splendour, The Spa Bridlington will be able to perform to the highest standards for many years to come.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Bridlington, East Yorkshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
high season
22 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£560
 
 
mid season
4 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£400
 
 
low season
2 Oct 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£234
for 3 nights
From
£78
£325
 
 
mid season
20 Oct 2017 - 30 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£420
 
 
low season
31 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
From
£50
£200
 
 
mid season
15 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
£400
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £10
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Changeover Day:
Full week Friday - Friday or Monday - Monday, weekend Friday - Monday and weekdays Monday - Friday charged 4 days for price of 3 days, flexible other times, short breaks can also be arranged, please contact us to discuss.

Notes on prices:
From £45.00 per night, min.stay 3 nights, check our Facebook page for last minutes deals https://www.facebook.com/pages/Brightside-Holiday-Cottage/

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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