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Cottage With Sea Views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England - An Original Fisherman’s Cottage A Ten-minute Walk From The Beach And Town Centre

Sea View Cottage is a delightful, cosy cottage situated in an enviable position in the seaside resort of Scarborough. It is an original fisherman’s cottage dating back to the 1850's and is full of character and charm. It is a ten-minute walk from the cottage to the award winning sandy beaches and promenade or to the hustle and bustle of the town centre. The spectacular sea views from the upstairs bedroom show you just how close you are to the sea front. The property has recently undergone a refurbishment into a modern, well-equipped cottage with tasteful decor and furnishings throughout. It is an ideal base for couples and families looking to explore this beautiful part of the Yorkshire Coast and is a haven for walkers and cyclists with lovely cliff top walks and cycle tracks located close by. The accommodation comprises of a lounge/kitchen/diner with electric fire, TV with HD/Freeview and built in DVD. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, slim line dishwasher, washing machine in outhouse. The bathroom includes a walk-in electric shower and bath with shower mixer tap. The second floor bedroom can be arranged as a super king or twin beds. Scarborough has everything you should need to have an enjoyable holiday to remember. The Sea Life Centre is a great family day out or you could take a trip out on one of the pleasure cruises, speed boats or fishing trips available. Scarborough Castle is only a few hundred yards from the property. The open air theatre, which is the largest in Europe has some excellent events going on throughout the year. There are numerous activities in Scarborough for all ages including swimming, golfing, fishing, indoor go carting, bowling and cinemas and lots more. A short drive will bring you to the historic town of Whitby from where you can board the North Yorkshire Moors steam train that will take you on a trip to remember through the glorious Esk Valley to Goathland and Pickering. The coastal resorts of Robin Hoods Bay, Sand send, Staithes and Runswick Bay are also within easy reach and well worth a day out.


Owner
andrea jackson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Steve Larkin - October 2014

Excellent central location for exploring Scarborough. Cosy and comfortable.



Fiona & Ken - Sept 2014

Comfortable, well equipped cottage, very convenient for town and seafront. Some good coastal walks, enjoyed our stay.



David, Jane & Matthew - July 2014

Thanks very much for the lovely cottage. The location is superb, very handy for both bays and the castle. Would recommend to anyone, we've had a great holiday!



Jui, Steve & Leah - June 2014

We loved the cottage. Very pretty and very comfortable. Great location. Thank you.
Feb 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Scarborough in Scarborough District

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No dogs upstairs or on furniture
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom: bath with over bath shower, shower cubicle, WC and wash basin and heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , with sofa and lovely views over south bay.
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: With double bed Bedroom 2: With zip n link bed with the option of super king or twin and settee Travel cot (without bed linen) and highchair available
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • 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:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: Enclosed patio area with garden furniture. On street parking with permits available. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels included.For longer holidays property is cleaned and towels and linen changed once per week.

Reviews

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Cottage With Sea Views
average rating of 4.6538463 based on 27 reviews
5

5* stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing property. Very central. Clean & presented beautifully. Will definitely be staying again in the future!👍🏻

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so pleased you enjoyed the cottage and I look forward to seeing you again soon. Andrea
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4

A perfect spot.

  • 4 of 5

Brilliant house. Positioned in a super place, 6 mins from tacky fun and 6 mins from beautiful scenery. We loved every day exploring further afield then going out early evening close by. Our 3 year old thought his attic bedroom was so cosy! He slept the best ever! Good for us! I have done lots of research into other properties to stay in but this came out top and did not disappoint.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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0 3
2

Nice property but the WIFI didn't work and it was essential to our stay.

  • 2 of 5

Nice property but the WIFI didn't work. The reason we booked the property was for the WIFI as we run an internet business and I have a sleeping disorder - to assist with this I listen to various web sites, thus we needed to be connected through the night and approx. three hours per day to check the business. After two nights of no sleep and difficulties trying to contact clients we had to give up and come away early. No reimbursement offered as yet.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lisa contacted us as soon as the wifi stopped working, on Friday evening, we called in to check on Saturday morning and contacted BT who confirmed the fault was theirs and they would send a new router within 2-3 days. Unfortunately Lisa and her family left on Sunday. The router arrived Monday and wifi was re-instated. I put wifi into the cottage last year and didn't adjust the rentals. This was put in as an additional extra and I am at the mercy of BT regarding any issues. Lisa did not alert me to her requirement that they absolutely needed internet, I was not aware of her sleeping disorder or that she would be conducting her business from the holiday cottage. Had I been made aware I would have clearly informed her of the situation. I can only apologise again for any miscommunication.
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4

Everything you need and spotlessly clean.

  • 4 of 5

Had a few days here with my son, daughter in law and 4 year old granddaughter. Had a little problem on the first day finding a parking place but was OK after that. When we booked we were expecting a cottage not a 3 story terraced house. I suffer from arthritis so found the stairs, (which are very steep) quite a problem but apart from that it was a pleasant stay. Nice touch to have fresh milk in the fridge so we could have a nice coffee after a long drive. Ideally located to town and beaches.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing. All you could ever want!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived it felt like we were home from home at Sea View Cottage. The rooms were beautifully decorated and the view from the top bedroom was stunning, looking out on to the South side. The property was very close to both bays and the town so in no more than a few minutes you were in the heart of the action. The cottage is nestled in a residential area but it was so quiet and relaxing. The little potential issues in Scarborough are sorted with the parking permit provided on arrival. All in all, this is the best rental we have stayed in. Can't recommend it enough.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage close to the beaches, clean with everything you need. A home from home type feel.

  • 5 of 5

We booked a two night break at this cottage for ourselves and two of our grandchildren and our 10 year old Golden Retriver. On arrival it was clean and we instantly felt comfortable staying there. It is in a perfect location for exploring the area. Close to the beach. And you are not going to be stuck for places to visit and things to do. The owner was quick to reply once we had booked and we ever needed to contact her. We will recommend the cottage to family and friends and if we plan another trip to Scarborough we wouldn't hesitate in staying at this cottage again. Plus we got lucky with the weather with it being dry and sunny and hot. A perfect short break.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

5 minutes walk to South Bay beach.

There are two beaches within walking distance of Seaview. The North bay is fairly quiet with its rockier geology. Most flock to the south bay where the beach enjoys a large sandy bay with good facilities and child friendly amenities. You can also enjoy an old-fashioned donkey ride on the beach which always proves popular with young families. All this and an award for its water quality means this area is a one of the most visited in Yorkshire.

Travel:

70 miles from Leeds Bradford International Airport.

1 mile from Scarborough Railway Station.

Car hire or use is not essential.

Distances:

5 minutes walk to town centre;

15 minute walk to Sea Life Centre and Marine Sanctuary;

2 minute walk to Scarborough Castle;

5 minute walk to Stephen Joseph Theatre;

Whitby 19 miles; and

York 40 miles.

Further Details:

Scarborough has everything you should need to have an enjoyable holiday to remember. The Sea Life Centre is a great family day out or you could take a trip out on one of the pleasure cruises, speed boats or fishing trips available. Scarborough Castle is only a few hundred yards from the property. The open air theatre, which is the largest in Europe has some excellent events going on throughout the year. There are numerous activities in Scarborough for all ages including swimming, golfing, fishing, indoor go carting, bowling and cinemas and lots more. A short drive will bring you to the historic town of Whitby from where you can board the North Yorkshire Moors steam train that will take you on a trip to remember through the glorious Esk Valley to Goathland and Pickering. The coastal resorts of Robin Hoods Bay, Sandsend, Staithes and Runswick Bay are also within easy reach and well worth a day out.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Scarborough, North 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
 
mid
4 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£400
 
 
high
21 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
£525
 
 
low
30 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
From
£60
£300
 
 
high
23 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
£525
 
 
low
8 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
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£60
£300
 
 
high
10 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
£525
 
 
Mid
19 Feb 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£85
£425
 
 
High
30 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£550
 
 
Mid
16 Apr 2018 - 27 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£85
£425
 
 
High
28 May 2018 - 3 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£550
 
 
Mid
4 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£85
£425
 
 
High
20 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£550
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
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£60
£300
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% non-refundable deposit to be paid at time of booking remaining balance to be paid 8 weeks before start of holiday.

100% if booked within 8 weeks of proposed start.

The key is in a Keysafe at the front door. Please supply a mobile number in order that I can text you the Keysafe code number on the day of your arrival. On departure please strip bedding, switch everything off and post the key through the letterbox.

Parking permits are available if required.
Changeover Day:
Friday changeover date, arrival after 3pm, departure by 10am.

Notes on prices:
During low and mid season the cottage is available to rent on a nightly basis (minimum of 2 nights) from £50 per night. Please contact owner direct for more details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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