The Blades is a large bungalow on the outskirts of the coastal town of Redcar and boasts a south facing conservatory, patio and garden area, perfect for chilling after a day of exploring the Yorkshires Heritage Coast or Yorkshire Moors.Part of the Yorkshire Heritage Coast starts just a mile away, and you can take a stroll from Redcar Beach along to Marske-by-the-Sea, and then head South onto the Cleveland Way and Saltburn, a must for walkers and hikers of all ages.The bustling town centre of Redcar with a mix of international brands through to local fish and chip shops and tea rooms, is just a mile away. Redcar regularly hosts horse racing, and special events often take place at Kirkleatham Museum in the summer months.The next resort along the coast is Saltburn-by-the-Sea which itself boasts a picturesque promenade and pier. Saltburn attracts surfers and fishermen as well as those wanting to spend time building sand castles. There are also plenty of places to eat and drink on top of the cliff.Redcar is just on the edge of the North York Moors National Park so is ideally situated for those who want to sample some of the prettiest countryside in the county, with its hundreds of pubs and restaurants serving home cooked food and a warming welcome in most villages. Take a nostalgic ride on the steam train that chugs its way from Whitby deep into the heart of the North York Moors, ‘Heartbeat’ country and Pickering. Alternatively, explore the many bays and coves along the heritage coast such as Robin Hood’s Bay, Runswick Bay or Staithes. Each has its own historical story of pirates and smuggling.The harbour town of Whitby is just 20 miles away and is an experience of its own. Home of Whitby Abbey which was made famous by Bram Stoker’s ’Dracula’, cobbled back streets, quirky shops and Whitby harbour. Keep an eye out for the many festivals and events held here each year from a regatta to a Goth festival, or take a sea fishing trip on one of the many tourist boats.Redcar is served by a great road network which means you can visit attractions such as Lightwater Valley, Flamingo Land or Beamish Museum in a day and be home in time for a relaxing drink in the conservatory or on the patio. Shop, pub and restaurant 200 yards.
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- Min Stay1 - 7 nights
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
Member Since 2015
- Calendar last updated:
- Oct 21, 2018
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