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Grosmont cottage, Whitby

Cottage and surroundings
Very good
16 reviews
Cottage and surroundings
Living room
Double bedroom.
Fitted Kitchen area
Bathroom with shower
Courtyard infront of cottage
View towards Whitby from Moors, roof of cottage above wood to left
Rear of cottage
Whitby Abbey from Cottage grounds
Old world charm of Whitby
Whitby whalebone arch
Bridge Inn Ruswarp
Ruswarp village
Famous steps to Whitby Abbey
Childrens playground Pannett Park.
Steam trains through Ruswarp
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England
Grosmont Cottage is situated in beautiful Eskdale only 1 mile from Whitby. A single storey stone cottage which is well furnished. Full central heating included and safe parking on site. Perfect for a family of 4 or couples for Spring and Autumn country/coast breaks. Rental prices are lower for 2 people ( except school holidays ). The local village of Ruswarp has very good facilities with an Inn serving meals, Superb Butchers, Cafe, Boating, Steam Railway and Childrens Indoor Play Centre. Whitby with it's Abbey and good beaches has all year round attractions and in the summer lots of outdoor activities for adults and children including boat rides and Panett Park which has a superb children's playgound. The park also includes a fantastic local history and natural display in the old world museum . The North York Moors STEAM RAILWAY... Read more
About the Owner, Paul R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : May 2007
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL29661
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English first
Stamford, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

cottage and location was great nice and peaceful and great views of Whitby local Butchers nice pies and meat but as usual you get a little downside and that was we could not get a decent T.V picture as always going blank so we stayed out in local for a drink in the end left a day early

Management response:

Good to hear you liked the cottage and loved our location, sorry to hear you didn't find the TV reception up to scratch during your stay. Kind regards Paul and Dianne


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Bradford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Ideal location for visiting the local coastal resorts.The surrounding area around the cottage is very tranquil with beautiful views from the seating/play area to the side. It would have been super if it had its own garden area but there is plenty of places to sit outside.The cottages have plenty of parking. We had a lovely stay & the weather...

Management response:

Many thanks for your review. Always good to hear when guests enjoy our lovely tranquil setting in beautiful Eskdale. You also have the advantage of safe parking on site unlike many cottages in central Whitby. Best wishes Paul and Dianne


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Reviewed 1 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Great to hear you had a lovely short break with the children. Best wishes Paul and Dianne


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is of solid local stone construction and all on one level with double glazing and gas central heating for the colder months.<BR>Accommodation consists of a lounge with new fitted dining kitchen area. New Bathroom for 2012 with shower over bath. Two bedrooms, one with double bed, wardrobe and drawers and the other with two single beds, wardrobe and drawers.<BR>The cottage is well furnished and all heating and bedding are included in the price.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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22 Jul 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
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2 Sep 2017 -
29 Sep 2017
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30 Sep 2017 -
20 Oct 2017
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About the neighbourhood
Whitby with it's Abbey and position on the North Yorkshire Coast is a one off.<BR>The local people are proud of the traditions they have of a fine whaling and fishing town through history.<BR><BR>The town is well known all over the world for various reasons.<BR><BR>The Abbey was the place where a gathering of the church decided the dates of Easter way back in history.<BR><BR>Captain Cook built his Ships and started his voyages from here to Australia and the far corners of the earth. <BR>A scale replica of the 'Endeavour' now takes trips out from the harbour.<BR><BR>Bram Stoker wrote is book ' Dracula' with his character landing in Whitby from a shipwreck.<BR>Visit the Dracula experience<BR><BR&gt... more
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How to get there
Airport: Leeds or Newcastle: 110.0 km
Railway: Ruswarp: 0.6 km
Ferry: Hull: 80.0 km
Easy road access from the North taking A1 and continuing on A171.From the South from M1/A1 to Leeds and to the East on the A64.<BR><BR>Rail access from Middlesborough to Ruswarp or Whitby.<BR>Rail access from the south of England via Leeds or York to Scarborough.<BR><BR>Nearest Sea Port from Europe is Hull only a short drive down the East Coast.<BR><BR>Flights from most of Europe come into Newcastle or Leeds Airports and both are less than 2 hours drive away.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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