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Cosy Cottage in Staithes. North Yorkshire Moors Coast. Weekend Breaks Available

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

260 year old former fishermans cottage available for weekends & short breaks

Set right in the heart of the old smuggling & fishing village of Staithes on the beautiful North Yorkshire moors coast. Located just yards from the sea and the beach is this cosy & pet friendly cottage that sleeps 4. Located just a few yards from the nearest pub that serves lovely food. If you prefer a night in then why not enjoy a lovely candlelit bath and a roaring log fire whilst enjoying 1 of the many DVD's that are available at the cottage. There is lots to keep the kids entertained in the village with the rock pools full of crabs to the small sandy beach for playing & dog walking. Inside the cottage is a selection of games & toys for the kids along with a good choice of DVD's for both the kids & adults too. Free Wifi is also provided in the cottage along with a selection of books & maps to enable you to discover the beautiful North Yorkshire moors and coastline at your leisure.

The master bedroom has a double bed and the 2nd bedroom has bunk beds. A travel cot & highchair are also available at no extra cost. The cottage has a secure enclosed back yard ideal for sitting out during the summer months but also for pets and storing bikes and canoes etc. The cottage has a bath with shower over and a fully stocked kitchen with electric cooker & microwave and everything you would expect to find.

Ideally situated for exploring the Beautiful Yorkshire coastline by car or on foot. Excellent bus service to nearby Whitby and Middlesbrough and just a short drive to lovely Saltburn by the Sea.

More Details

Chris & Sarah Wray
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018


Staithes Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib , Please request the travel cot when booking
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Adult sized bunk beds
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing


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Cosy Cottage in Staithes. North Yorkshire Moors Coast. Weekend Breaks Available
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews

Idilic surroundings. Extremely pretty village. Local business owners friendly and helpful. lovely

  • 5 of 5

Accommodation was warm and cosy. There was just the two of us and our little dog but the cottage also has a lovely children's bedroom too. The kitchen is well equipped and the sitting room is comfortable and very welcoming especially once the fire is alight.

The whole area is delightful with very pretty surroundings and lots of lovely walks. Walking across the harbour with our dog in the mornings started each day off perfectly. Quite a climb out of the village which is hard going for those not used to the landscape - we are from Norfolk! Super little shops and all the locals that we spoke to were warm, friendly and very helpful.

We are booked to stay again next June and we are also making plans with the rest of the family to spend Christmas 2019 in the area, all together. Cant wait.

Staithes is beautiful, as is the whole area, and we would recommend it to anyone.

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location

  • 4 of 5

Perfect location so close to the beach. Everything we needed was included in the cottage. Didnt give 4 as the TV didnt work and the bedrooms were ery dusty including the bedding but the rest of the cottage was clean.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

First time in Staithes

Cottage was perfect and in a great location, close to everything.

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and already looking to book another visit.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quaint Cottage

  • 4 of 5

Fantastic little, quirky village that transports you back in time. Loved that there was no phone signal, meaning people stopped to speak with each other and enjoy the fabulous scenery. Our little cottage was in a great location as we were close to the seafront with very few steps to climb. Did I mention the village is at the bottom of a very steep hill? Not good for people with walking disabilities.

The museum was superb value for money and we had fun finding the 'paintings' dotted around town.

There is a butcher and 2 pubs. Not overly priced but more than you might pay at home which is only to be expected. There are also a couple of gift shops.

There is a well stocked Co-op at the top of the village. It would be a good idea to either bring your shopping with you, or get it delivered from Asda. You can drive down to unload but you must park overnight in the car park at the top of the hill.

It appears our cottage may be undergoing some renovation work as the there is new plastering in the lounge and bedroom that has not yet been painted. The kitchen and bathroom look new. The shower was only useful if you are under 5ft tall and the kitchen could have been better planned; however, this did not deter me from enjoying the space as a whole. There was a wide selection of DVD's which was just as well as there were not many channels to watch on TV. There may have been more than we found but there was no instruction on how to find them, and we didn't want to break anything by messing around with remote control buttons. Again this was not an issue for us, as the weather was fabulous; so we sat out in the evening, chatting with the neighbours and passers-by. It is a very friendly village.

The photos and description of the property shown on this site are not accurate. I was informed by the owners 2 days before travelling that we had to bring our own duvet cover and pillowcases, yet the pictures suggests it comes ready to go. That said, when I advised the owners I did not have a KS duvet at home so would have to purchase one, they were kind enough to have the bed fully ready for our arrival. Upon arrival, there were no towels but this was also remedied with a quick phone call to the owners.

The property would benefit from redecoration and a good clean in certain areas (light fittings, windows, under the sofas, etc) however, it was not dreadfully bad.

All in all, we had a fabulous visit and we would stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Bijzonder dorp

  • 4 of 5

Klein huis met alle noodzakelijke voorzieningen voor 4 personen, vlakbij een pub waar vaak fish and chips wordt klaargemaakt. Dat ruik je zo af en toe. Nog niet zo heel erg toeristisch, vrijwel alleen Engelsen komen daar vakantie vieren. Dat maakt het puur en overal wordt je gastvrij en vriendelijk ontvangen. Thee en gebak eten bij Dotty's is top. Cob and Lobster is een pub zoals alle pubs zouden moeten zijn.

In de regio is veel te doen en te zien om een weekje Staithes goed door te komen.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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