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Kingfisher Cottage, pet friendly, free unlimited superfast Wifi, The Bay, Filey

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Filey, Yorkshire, England

Kingfisher Cottage is situated at the award-winning holiday village The Bay at Filey. The Bay is set amongst peaceful parkland and meadows, with direct access to the stunning beach.

Kingfisher Cottage is an elegant two storey cottage. The ground floor consists of an open plan lounge/kitchen/diner with French doors leading onto patio, with a downstairs cloakroom. The first floor has one double and one twin bedroom, and a stylish bathroom with bath and overhead rainfall shower.

Free unlimited Superfast fibre-optic BT Infinity WiFi is available throughout the cottage.

More Details

Owner
Dave Lee
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2017

About Dave Lee

We live in Newcastle and have stayed at The Bay 6 or 7 times over the last couple of years. We love the place, and have decided to take the next step and buy our own holiday cottage.

Dave Lee purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Dave Lee chose Filey

We love this part of the world. The beaches really are world class, and there are lots of places for walks of all types, both coastal and inland on the nearby North York Moors National Park.

The fish and chips aren't bad either!

What makes this cottage unique

The Bay has everything we look for in a holiday - top-quality accommodation

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Filey in Scarborough District

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • First floor bathroom with bath, overhead shower, basin and toilet. Ground floor cloakroom with toilet and basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with double bed, wardrobe, hairdryer and flatscreen tv. Second bedroom with two full-size single beds, wardrobe and a large flatscreen Smart tv.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The cottage boasts unlimited free wifi and a large Smart TV, enabling you to access BBC iPlayer and numerous other apps. There are also lots of on-site amenities, including free use of the indoor pool, access to gym and option to play archery and tennis. For the evening, there is the fantastic John Paul Jones pub and the Casa Italia bistro / cafe bar restaurant next door. Outside: The french doors open out onto the patio where you will find a table and set of chairs to enjoy the sunshine. The meadow is 50 yards away and has a number of lovely walks for exercising your dog (or yourself!) Ample parking is available at the rear of the cottage. Utility Room: Cupboard with ironing board, iron, clothes dryer, vacuum cleaner, bucket and mop, dustpan and brush, dog bowls Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided. The cottage is professionally cleaned to a very high standard after every stay. Other: Large entrance hall with storage for coats, boots, shoes etc

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Kingfisher Cottage, pet friendly, free unlimited superfast Wifi, The Bay, Filey
average rating of 4.8095236 based on 42 reviews
5

Dave's cottage exceeded any expectation. It has an ideal location on the bay resort .

  • 5 of 5

The property is ideal for a visit to the east coast.

The cottage is very cosy with everything you need for any type of visit.

It sleeps four people with lots of room,the bedrooms are a good size.

The kitchen is well fitted with loads of utensils to cater for any occasion.

Parking is right outside at the rear which is great.

The bay has great facilities ,pub,restaurant,pool and gym.

The cottage has a pass for the gym and pool which is a nice little extra.

Access to Filey beach is a comfortable 10 min.walk.

The cottage overall is brilliant for a visit to Filet and the east coast.

Many Thanks

Mick

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mick, Glad to hear how much you enjoyed staying at our cottage. Hope to see you back sometime soon! Regards Dave
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5

Lovely fresh and clean , great position +++++++

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage, great position and very quiet.

Everything you need was available and very very clean , will definitely be returning

  • Review Submitted: 06-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Karen, Thanks for the lovely review, we look forward to having you back soon! Regards Dave
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Great Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Our second stay at the lovely Kingfisher Cottage. Was just as good as last time. It is warm,clean, comfortable and the owner is very helpful. We find The Bay a ideal place to stay and really enjoy the walk along the beach into Filey .Also if you don't fancy cooking or just want a drink the pub and Italian restaurant are a few strides away.. Great short break!

Dave. L

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Dave, Thanks for the lovely review, glad you enjoyed your return visit. Look forward to having you back again sometime soon! Regards Dave
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Perfect short break

  • 5 of 5

The property was immaculately presented, with everything we needed (and more) and we felt at home immediately. The cottage was definitely dog friendly with some doggy accoutrements in one of the cupboards! The site itself was beautifully maintained and very peaceful even though it seemed to be very popular (especially with other dog owners). We didn't really make use of any of the on-site facilities as we just wanted a quiet few days away with the dog, and it was perfect for that: we were able to walk down to the beach, then along the beach into Filey itself and the dog had a fantastic time! I would have no hesitation in recommending The Bay as a whole and Kingfisher Cottage in particular for a lovely, relaxing break.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Well equipped house

  • 4 of 5

All mod cons. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great little cottage, suited my family of four perfectly.

  • 5 of 5

A nice house with a village like feel to it. The pub served good food and went out of there way to accommodate my fish eating vegan husband with lovely meals. The children swam in the pool most mornings whilst my husband used the gym. The activity instructors were really great with my 10 and 12 year old, archery and rifle shooting were favourable!

We went to Bridlington which has a great swimming pool with 2 flumes and a slide for even more fun. It also has a good co op to stock up with groceries. Filey had a larger Tesco, a great park and a lovely beach to run to from The Bay.

York (our favourite) , Goathland (Aidenfield from Heartbeat), Pickering and Whitby were good days out too.

All in all a lovely place to base yourselves and explore Yorkshire like we did.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The beautiful beach is 10 minutes walk from the cottage down a private road. The beach is open to dogs all year round. Filey is 45 minutes walk along the beach, Bempton Cliffs is a 30 minute walk in the opposite direction.

Travel:

The Bay is 3 miles south of Filey on the A165.

Further Details:

The onsite John Paul Jones pub serves good quality food and is child and dog-friendly. Casa Italia is open every day and night, and serves excellent pizzas, as well as coffee and cake. They also deliver.

The onsite pharmacy supplies basic household essentials. There is a Tesco superstore 5 minutes drive away in Filey, and Scarborough has a wide selection of shops large and small and is 20 minutes drive.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Filey, North Yorkshire

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
winter
29 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
£350
 
 
xmas / new year
15 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£630
 
 
winter (jan-feb)
7 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£140
for 2 nights
From
£70
From
£90
Fri,Sat
£340
 
 
february half term
9 Feb 2018 - 25 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£210
for 2 nights
From
£105
£575
 
 
spring
26 Feb 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£105
Fri,Sat
£420
 
 
easter
23 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£125
Fri,Sat,Sun
£630
 
 
april-may
16 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£190
for 2 nights
From
£95
From
£115
Fri,Sat
£475
 
 
summer half term
25 May 2018 - 3 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£230
for 2 nights
From
£115
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£580
 
 
summer
4 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£110
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£575
 
 
high summer
20 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
late summer
3 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£210
for 2 nights
From
£105
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£575
 
 
autumn
30 Sep 2018 - 18 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£100
Fri,Sat
£350
 
 
october half term
19 Oct 2018 - 3 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£315
for 3 nights
From
£105
£525
 
 
winter
4 Nov 2018 - 13 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
From
£90
Fri,Sat
£365
 
 
xmas / new year
14 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£660
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 25% is payable on booking, this is non-refundable in the event of cancellation. The balance is payable 6 weeks prior to your holiday.

We do not take a security deposit. We do understand that breakages happen from time to time, and simply ask guests to let us know when this happens and we will agree with them how best to replace the broken or lost item. We think this is a fairer policy.

We also offer a 10% discount to returning guests - just mention when sending your enquiry.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is normally Friday or Saturday, however we will attempt to be flexible if this is not suitable.

Check in is 3pm, check out is 10am.

Notes on prices:
Short breaks (Fri-Mon and Mon-Fri) are available outside school holidays, and will be charged at 65% of the standard weekly rate.

2 night breaks are also available in low season, priced at £160.

Up to two well-behaved dogs are welcome. There is a small charge of £20 per dog to cover additional cleaning costs.

Prices include bed linen, towels, cleaning, gas, electricity and WiFi.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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