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Spacious first floor apartment in Whitby with a sea view near the beach & center

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, sleeps 6, first floor flat with parking, 2 bedrooms near beach/sea.

The apartment has two bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large lounge and a dining kitchen with a small balcony. The dining kitchen has a gas 'wood-burner effect' fire. The lounge has a TV, DVD and stereo/radio/cassette/CD and a bed settee which sleeps two. The well equipped oak kitchen has a turret with a dining area with sea views. The kitchen is equipped with a range cooker, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, American fridge- freezer with plumbed-in ice and water. The first bedroom has a king size bed with a put up bed for further accommodation. The second bedroom has a small double and a single bed giving very flexible accommodation for six people. There is a shower room with a walk in power shower and a bathroom, both with toilets. There is a parking space allocated to the apartment. Due to popular demand, we now have wifi.


Owner
Sean and Gill Gavin
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very nice apartment, had everything we needed (very unusual ). Love the location, being able to walk everywhere a bonus. Visited Robin hoods bay + runswick bay. Walked to sandsend along beach.

Good coffee at moon and sixpence. Best crab sandwich pub in Robin hoods bay next to slipway (no shell) best grilled fish magpie cafe.

Best place for breakfast sitting in the turret window in the sunshine. Would recommend a stay at whitby in the turret retreat to everyone
May 2013
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Amenities

Whitby Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The shower in the bathroom is attached to the taps so is for hair washing. The shower in the shower room is very powerful as it has a pump.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double sofa bed in lounge
  • The flat can technically accommodate 8 but for comfort it should only have 6 occupants as the dining area only accommodates this. Additional children (more than 6) should not be a problem and the extra beds have been added for flexibility.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Children are not allowed on the balcony.

Reviews

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Spacious first floor apartment in Whitby with a sea view near the beach & center
average rating of 4.5625 based on 37 reviews
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Very good, everything as stated in advert.

  • 4 of 5

Easy apartment to use with a good standard of equipment and furnishings. A private parking space was appreciated. We wouldn't hesitate to return.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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Great location but needs some care.

  • 3 of 5

Nice location for local activities however this property needs some clean up and care. The carpet would benefit from replacement or at least cleaning. The mattresses are very uncomfortable. There is mold in the shower. There simply isn't a feeling of cleanliness and care. It wouldn't take much but sure would make a difference.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovey stay in Whitby at the Turret Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely stay at the Turret Apartment. Apartment very spacious with everything you would want for a weeks stay. Not far to walk into Whitby but in a very quiet area. Lovely view looking out to sea. Wouldn't hesitate to come again.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location, home from home!

  • 5 of 5

We were made to feel very welcome, help was on hand whenever we needed, couldn't have asked for more.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great property - fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Great property - very comfortable, spacious and fantastic location.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Very warm, extremely well equipped and in a great location only 10 mins walk from centre of town.

  • 5 of 5

Great to have a large kitchen for everyone to gather in and two fabulous bathrooms so everyone can find some space for themselves! Really well equipped with kitchen and other items. Sky TV, wifi too. All very clean and well presented with comfy beds. I have no hesitation in recommending.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Car: not necessary

On the west side of Whitby in a quieter location, the first floor apartment is 5 minutes walk from the cliff top and beach. Whitby pavilion is close by and the municipal swimming pool is in walking distance. The harbour and attractions are 10 minutes away. Shops and local transport are nearby. Whitby is dominated by the cliff-top ruins of the beautiful 13th century Whitby Abbey. This traditional maritime town, with its old cobbled streets, picturesque houses and sandy blue flag beach is a great place for a holiday or short break, Whitby is set among fine stretches of coast with spectacular cliffs, beaches and bays. Whitby is famous for its sea food, Captain Cook and Dracula.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The 25% deposit is non-refundable unless I get another booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.