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Fisherman's Cottage With Sea Views From all the front rooms

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England - Great Location, Just 5 Minutes From South Bay In One Direction And The Castle In The Other.

Bank Cottage is at the end of a terrace of Victorian cottages, up a short flight of steps from the footpath. From the front of the house you can look out over the harbour to Filey Brigg and Flanborough Head. It has gas central heating. On the ground floor, the cottage has a small lounge(snug) with sea views, dining room which will seat up to 6 people, a small kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine and microwave and a cloakroom. Up a flight of (quite steep stairs, common in these sorts of cottages) you will find a double bedroom with sea views and a large single or small twin bedroom and bathroom with walk in shower and bath. Up a further flight of quite steep stairs you will find another double bedroom with sea views and a second lounge/TV room. The property has a small fenced off yard and a shared terrace runs in front of the house where you can sit and admire the views. Whilst recently renovated, the owners have retained the character of the original cottage. Parking is on the street using the permits provided. This is a great location for exploring Scarborough, the rest of the coastline and the North Yorkshire Moors. There is always lots to see and do in Scarborough including great festivals which are often held slightly out of season. We donate 5% of our annual net rental to Scarborough lifeboat fund raising.

More Details

Dilys Wynn
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 May, 2017

About Dilys Wynn

We are a family of four, one grown up daughter and a teenage son. My sister moved to Scarborough Old Town some years ago and we all fell in love with it during our visits here.

Dilys Wynn purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Dilys Wynn chose Yorkshire Moors and Coast

Having fallen in love with Scarbrough, we decided that this is where we would move to, once our final youngster had flown the nest. When we saw this cottage we took the plunge and bought it.

So before we move up and when we are not using it ourselves we let it to guests.

What makes this cottage unique

We love the fabulous views, the ability to simply park the car and walk everywhere. There is always something going on, even out of season. We always visit the theatre, enjoy live music and often eat out very inexpensively.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'The cottage was lovely, everything you could need was provided.. and the views were wonderful'

'Comfortable cottage in superb location.'

Delightful cottage with stunning views over the harbour and South Beach'
Nov 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Scarborough in North Yorkshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • town
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • There is a ground floor cloakroom with toilet and handwash basin and a first floor bathroom with bath and walk in electic shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: On the first floor, bedroom 1 has a double bed, bedroom 2 has a full size single bed and a full size pull out bed comfortable for adults. The double bedroom on the second floor has a double bed. All bedrooms have a wardrobe and storage.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: Gas, electricity and wifi included. Parking is on the street with parking permits for up to two cars provided free of charge. We think the quite steep stairs inside the cottage and the unguarded nature of the shared terrace in front of the house, makes this cottage unsuitable for toddlers. I am very sorry but we cannot accept pets. Outside: There is a south facing, shared terrace which runs in front of the house with a bench in front of the window, from where you can relax and take in the views. However, this is unfenced. There is an enclosed yard at the back. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen is included but please bring your own towels. The property is cleaned and bed linen changed on changeover day between bookings. Extra linen is left should you wish to change yourselves during multi-week stays. Other: On the second floor is another louunge with seating for 5. It has books, games and another TV/DVD. An ideal place to just relax in the evening.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)


views make it special

  • 5 of 5

very nice property, fully fitted out with everything you would need. overlooking the harbour of the south bay, a short walk to all that scarborough offers. we would definately go again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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excellent accommodation and location and great views

  • 5 of 5

very handy for the sea front and harbor

only a little walk to some excellent eateries we also spent a good 4 hrs at the

Alpamare water park excellent for all the family.

thank you for a lovely stay

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A home from home experience

  • 5 of 5

Superb location, friendly environment, cozy cottage with excellent facilities and ambience.

will definitely return again and again

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful views and short walk to the seafront

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at your cottage, beautiful views day and night, just a short walk down to the seafront.

Beds very comfy for everyone.

Was nice sitting outside the cottage just watching the boats and everyone going by.

We parked by the castle/ church most of the time, it's a short walk but can admire the views whilst walking as well.

We visited loads of places in our weeks holiday

So many lovely places to eat as well.

Thanks for letting us stay in your cottage we all loved it.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Really nice house in fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay in this comfortable and well equipped house.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A lovely cottage,well equiped and amazing views

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our weeks holiday. A very comfortable cottage with amazing views of the harbour and well positioned to enjoy scarborough. The owners were welcoming and helpful in managing the booking. We would recommend this cottage to enjoy Scarborough with its good food, amazing beach and walks, local artwork and jazz, and the pub around the corner.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer Half Term
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Non School holiday high
3 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer School Holidays
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Non School holiday high
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
October half term
21 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Please contact by phone or e mail.
Deposit/Bond £100
Saturday to Saturday bookings only

Changeover Day:

Notes on prices:
Short breaks are not normally on offer during July and August or school holidays.

4 night stays at 80% of the 7 day rate

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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