Shell Cottage is a perfect retreat for couples and families alike, set amongst acres of peaceful wild flower meadows with private access to the stunning sandy beach. The resort facilities include exclusive access to indoor swimming pool, fully equipped gym, a beauty salon, tennis courts, archery, fishing, mini football, bike hire and water sports. There is even a golf course just 5 minutes drive away. The holiday village has a family/dog friendly pub serving delicious meals, an Italian restaurant and a pharmacy that sells those basic essentials.
Shell Cottage has been furnished and decorated personally by our family, making this retreat a real home-away-from-home. The cottage has comfortable accommodation with a car parking space next to the property and additional parking on site if needed. It offers a spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner with TV / DVD, downstairs cloakroom and of course Shell Cottage is pleased to offer all guests free WiFi. The cottage sleeps 5 and has a double bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and TV and a triple bedroom with a triple bunk (double bed and single top bunk). The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you could need including washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, and iPod docking station. There are lots of games provided to keep guests entertained! A travel cot and high chair are also provided for your little one. A hairdryer, iron and ironing board are also available.
French doors open on to your private patio, with solid teak garden furniture and built-in BBQ area where you can relax whilst the children safely play on the lawn. Shell Cottage warmly welcomes your furry friends, we even have spare food bowls to help ensure their stay is as comfortable as possible.
Shell Cottage at The Bay, Filey is the perfect base to explore the Yorkshire coast with more than 100 miles of stunning shoreline. Full details of The Bay holiday village can be found on the website www.thebayfiley.com.
In the area you can discover secluded coves, beautiful beaches and picturesque fishing villages. Visit the nearby Victorian seaside town of Filey, with its own five mile stretch of beaches, offering something for everyone.
Moving further north brings you to Whitby where you can discover its fascinating history and walk in the footsteps of Captain Cook and Count Dracula. Go back further in time to the idyllic traditional fishing village of Robin Hoods Bay and explore its ginnels and cobbled alleyways.
To the south lies Bridlington with its flat golden sandy beaches. Both Flamborough Head and Bempton Cliffs are a haven for wildlife. Learn to surf at Scarborough or pay a visit to the theatre. Visit Staithes and walk down the steep bank to the cobbled streets and quaint fishing harbour.
15 minute walk through the site to the 5 miles of sandy beach that is Filey Bay. Walking North along the beach for 25 minutes takes you to Filey town.
The use of a car is helpful, but there is a bus service from The Bay and also easy access to Filey train station.
8 miles to Scarborough and 7 miles to Bridlington
The Filey area offers: horse riding, an 18 hole golf course, the North Yorkshire Moors, the historic city of York and the breath taking Yorkshire heritage coastline – all close by.
Facilities and Activities on Site include:
• Indoor heated pool and toddler pool
• Swimming lessons
• Gym classes
• Beauty therapies and treatment room
• Public house
• Italian Restaurant and Coffee Shop
• Air rifle shooting
• Disc golf
• Table tennis
• Fishing (rod licence required)
• 7 hole putting course
• Junior archery
• Snorkelling and Seascooters
• Tennis court and short tennis
• Waterwalkerz and Body Sorbs
• Aqua glider
Note some activities are seasonal