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Cottage In Helmsley, North Yorkshire Moors, England

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in Helmsley, North Yorkshire Moors, England - Cottage With A Garden In The Centre Of Helmsley, On The Edge Of The North York Moors

8 Pottergate mews is a newly built cottage that is smartly furnished to a high standard with all the benefits of a modern home and with a south facing garden. The property has open plan living room 2 double bedroom rooms one with double bed and one with twin beds. The cottage is only 2min walk to Helmsley market square where you will find Many shops and restaurants. One of the best locations in Helmsley.

sean capps
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 10, 2017


Helmsley Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Toilet 1 - toilet
  • Modern bathroom has a large bath and shower and WC and a full length mirror.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is south facing. There is a double bed, Hammond fitted wardrobes and shelving. There are 2 bedside drawers, lamps and a chair, and a TV with all the free view channels. Bedroom 2, has one chest of drawers, one shared bedside drawers with lamp.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Outside: Lawned garden to the front with table and chairs. There is all so a small gravelled area at the back. Their is one dedicated parking place, any other cars can be parked on potter gate, their is also a shed where the bins are stored. Utility Room: Just off the kitchen there is a cloakroom and WC Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen and towels are provided. The property is cleaned for your arrival. If you would like additional cleaning, this can be arranged for a fee.


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Cottage In Helmsley, North Yorkshire Moors, England
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews

Excellent location

  • 4 of 5

This little house is in an excellent location for exploring North Yorkshire. It is just yards away from a number of nice restaurants and coffee shops, there is loads to see and do on your doorstep, and York is about half an hour away by car. The house itself was clean and in good condition. We did have a couple of issues with the boiler, which developed an intermittent fault, but the owner was quick to get a plumber out and gave us a portion of our rental back as recompense which we appreciated. Overall the property was good value for money.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great all round

  • 5 of 5

We had a week in this lovely house. It had everything we could need and more. Very clean and tidy too. The position, just a few minutes walk away from the town square with all its facilities, cafes, pubs and shops made it all the better. Because we are not used to stairs in our own home, the downstairs loo was a bonus! Our first visit to Yorkshire and we could not have chosen better I think. Many thanks to the owner.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely base for a family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Last minute decision to come away and stayed for 5 nights. Really enjoyed the cottage - it's clean, well decorated and the furnishings are good quality. I don't think the photos do it justice - it's nicer and has a lovely feel to it. It's very centrally located for all of Helmsley's amenities. We particularly liked Gepetto's, The Feathers and the Helmsley Fish and Chip shop. It's also well located for so many attractions - we visited the Moors Centre at Danby, Boggle Hole, Beningborough Hall and the cinema in York. The owner was very helpful and we are hoping to return again in the not to distant future. I would have no hesitation in recommending it to family and friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very kind review! Hope to see you soon.
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Lovely Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

This holiday home is very near the centre of Helmsley. The house has everything you will need. It is warm with a plentiful supply of hot water. There is a lovely lawned front garden with garden furniture available. Helmsley is a beautiful small town with lovely small independent shops, including Butchers, Green Grocers and a Deli. There is a lovely walk along the Cleveland Way to Rievaulx Abbey which is about an hour by foot. We have had a lovely break and could not recommend highly enough.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed staying here! Great central location close to Helmsley Art Centre and with a view of the Castle from the front of the property.

Really clean, comfortable and warm.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great Helmsley Holiday House

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at many holiday houses and this is one of the best. Great location - central to Helmsley and all the surrounding attractions. Right in the centre of Helmsley - house had everything we needed - spotlessly clean and was all brand new. Highly recommend this holiday house.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The coastal towns of Scarborough, Whitby, and Filey are about 40min away


Use of a car is recommended, Their is bus services in Helmsley to the cost and York


Helmsley is an ideal base for visiting the North York Moors. The east cost about 40 minutes. York is about 40 minutes and local attractions like Riveaulx Abby Duncome park,All so lots of great walking opportunities.

Further Details:

The Market square is just a 2 min walk, there are lots of shops good restaurants, cafes and bars and a couple of well known hotels. There is also a cost cutter, post office, a couple of banks and fantastic delicatessen and a few very good bakers.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $131.89

Booking Notes:
We would need a deposit too secure your booking and the remainder 6 weeks before your stay, we also would need an extra £100 security deposit which will be refunded 10 days after you vacate. You can pay either by cheque or bank transfer. Please note there is a no smoking and no pets policy at the cottage.
Please note that 5 and 6 day bookings will be charged at the week rate
Changeover Day:
All bookings run from Saturday to Saturday(although could be negotiable and may alter over Christmas and new year). You may arrive after 3pm and must depart by 10am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.