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Modernised 1st Floor Apartment In Grade II Listed Building

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Whitby, North Yorkshire Moors, Yorkshire, England - Central Location On Attractive Skinner St Within Minutes Walk Of The Harbour And All Amenities

This well equipped 2 bedroomed newly refurbished apartment, within a grade II listed building, offers first class accommodation for families and couples and is located near the West Cliff. It is well positioned within a few minutes walk of Whitby town centre, harbour and all amenities. The apartment's 2 attractive bay windows overlook Skinner St, which dates back to Victorian times, with its antiques shops, cafes, traditional baker's shop and a choice of public houses. One of Whitby's popular fish & chip shops is just round the corner in Silver St.

More Details

Owner
Jan Sherlock
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
July 28, 2017

About Jan Sherlock

We have owned the property as a holiday home for 3 years, but love the area so much, we have bought a new home just outside Whitby. We can therefore be on hand to ensure excellent customer service.

Jan Sherlock purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Jan Sherlock chose Yorkshire Moors and Coast

We both love Whitby. The town has a unique character and is attractive all year round.

We both love walking and were attracted by the close proximity of many attractive walks including coastal paths and moorland village walks. The availability of good public transport (trains & buses) makes it easy to enjoy linear walks.

Whitby's skyline is dominated by the ruins of St. Hilda's Abbey, high on Whitby's East Cliff. Spreading below Whitby, a maze of alleyways and narrow streets run down to the busy quayside.

Whitby is situated on the Yorkshire Coast. To the south lies the coastal villages and resorts of Robin Hood's Bay, Scarborough, Filey and Bridlington.

The location of the apartment on Skinner St is ideal as it is only a few minutes walk to the harbour and all amenities.

What makes this apartment unique

This well equipped 2 bedroomed newly refurbished apartment, within a grade II listed building, offers first class accommodation for families and couples and is located near the West Cliff. It is well positioned within a few minutes walk of Whitby town centre, harbour and all amenities.

The apartment's 2 attractive bay windows overlook Skinner St, which dates back to Victorian times, with its antiques shops, cafes, traditional baker's shop and a choice of public houses. One of Whitby's popular fish & chip shops is just round the corner in Silver St.

From the old town of Whitby, 199 steps lead up to the parish church of St. Mary, churchyard on Whitby's East Cliff gave Bram Stoker the inspiration to write his world famous book, Dracula.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had the pleasure of staying at Hildegard House last summer. We found the apartment to be clean, comfortable and spacious.

It had all the amenities needed for a family holiday, with 1 double bedroom and 1 very large family bedroom able to accommodate 2 adults and two children, ideal for our party of four adults and two children. The kitchen was well equipped and a nice sized living/dinning room.

The location of Hildegard House is perfect for all amenities including the beach, shopping and quite close to the lovely park.

We found it perfect for our party of 6 and have booked it again for this summer.

Mrs H B. and family
Jan 2014
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Amenities

Whitby Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom has a bath with thermostatically controlled shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Family Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , There is also a folding bed available
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is a large family room with a double and a single bed and also a folding bed, Bedroom 2 has twin beds. There is also a sofa bed in the lounge.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Outside: Shared, enclosed yard to the rear of the building Linen / Maid All bed linen is provided but guests are requested to bring their own towels. Bed linen changed on a weekly basis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Modernised 1st Floor Apartment In Grade II Listed Building
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 7 reviews
5

Lovely spacious apartment!

  • 5 of 5

We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this lovely apartment which has everything you need for a break away. The apartment is in a perfect location for walking to the Whale Bone Arch, The Harbour, The Abbey and there are numerous shops, cafes and restaurants close by. Although it is in walking distance of the main attractions it was lovely and quiet. Would highly recommend this Apartment. We had fantastic weather too!

Thank you Phil & Jan for letting us stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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4

Very well fitted out

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed the convenient location of the apartment, doing away with the need to use the car all the time. The parking was fine. The arrival details were very clear. There was everything we needed supplied in the apartment. A really nice stay, wish we had booked for an extra 2 nights

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

All round excellent

  • 5 of 5

Great location, very spacious apartment.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Spacious, clean, comfortable and well equipped flat in great location

  • 4 of 5

Great stay in a great environment

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Absolutely first class

  • 5 of 5

The perfect location in Whitby. A short stroll to the front with loads of shops, cafes, pubs in the vicinity. The apartment had everything you could wish for. Small details like tea towel and washing up liquid were provided for. Will definitely be back. Thanks again. Richard and Christine Parker

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

A wonderfull place to relax

  • 5 of 5

Just got back home after 4 great days at this brilliant apartment right in the heart of Whitby, On arrival we were asked to collect the keys from a local B&B the lady was very helpfull and gave us parking disc and tickets for our stay and directed us to the apartment. When we got inside wow!!! what an eye opener large spacious lounge /diner 2 very nice bedrooms large kitchen and very good bathroom, all the instructions were at hand to enable a trouble free stay ! All in a top class appartment will definatly go back loved it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Granby
Nearest Train
0.3 Miles
Whitby
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Ditto
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Whitby
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

The apartment is within 10 mins walk of the beach

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Rates & Availability

Whitby Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
School Holidays 2017
Jul 21 2017 - Aug 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 7 2017 - Aug 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
 
 
School Holidays 2017
Aug 12 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
 
 
September 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$105
$523
 
 
Low Season
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$92
$458
 
 
Half Term
Oct 13 2017 - Nov 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$111
$556
 
 
Low Season
Nov 7 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$92
$458
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
 
 
Low Season
Jan 3 2018 - Feb 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$92
$458
$1,961
 
 
March
Feb 16 2018 - Mar 22 2018
3 night minimum stay
$105
$523
 
 
Easter
Mar 23 2018 - Apr 12 2018
3 night minimum stay
$118
$588
 
 
Spring
Apr 13 2018 - Jun 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$105
$523
 
 
July
Jun 29 2018 - Jul 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
$118
$588
 
 
School Holidays
Jul 8 2018 - Sep 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
$1,961
 
 
September
Sep 7 2018 - Sep 27 2018
3 night minimum stay
$118
$588
 
 
Low Season
Sep 28 2018 - Oct 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$92
$458
 
 
Half Term / Goth
Oct 19 2018 - Nov 8 2018
3 night minimum stay
$111
$556
 
 
Low Season
Nov 9 2018 - Dec 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
$92
$458
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2018 - Jan 3 2019
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$144
$719
$1,961
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Ring the owner to check availability. Deposit and booking form to be returned within 3 days to confirm booking. Balance due 8 weeks before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Fridays preferred in summer but we can be flexible.

Notes on prices:
Short breaks of 3 days or more are available. Prices on request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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