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Smugglers Rock Country House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Staintondale Road, Ravenscar YO13 0ER, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 Ravenscar B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Elizabeth1558 Coventry, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a 19th century house in a fairly isolated position with sea views over farmland. The accommodation is clean and comfortable. Our room was recently refurbished and attractive with a nice new shower room. Breakfast was delicious and the owner, Sharon, friendly and helpful. Each morning we walked down to Ravenscar, about half a mile, for a lovely view... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is an ocean view but it's far..the rooms are small and a little stuffy, the staff is super nice. Breakfast is great, fresh and big. There is a flat screen tv in the room, the size of an iPad... There are plenty of beautiful walks in nature around the place, so if you are not planning on spoiling yourself... More

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your big breakfast and found the staff ”super nice”. Just in case potential guests are concerned, room 6 is a lovely room at the front of the house - we certainly would not describe it as small. It has a large airy bathroom and in the bedroom there are two... More

barnsley
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a two night stay as my brothers wedding was down the road we were met at reception by a very friendly person who showed us our room it was very nice clean with a large bed it had tea/coffee machine hair dryer a good size en suite for breakfast you had a good choice to choose from with plenty... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Spent two lovely nights at this brilliant B&B in Ravenscar, near Whitby. Always parking on site and given key to come and go to own time scale. Rooms very well equipped with dressing gowns and tea and coffee, bisuits etc. Also free wifi in all rooms. If you want to go on walks they are just down the road and... More

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us again and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards. Sharon and Mike More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We had a lovely few days at Smugglers Rock (very interesting history) in a very comfortable room with the most magnificent view out our window - ducks in the pond, sheep and ponies in the fields and distant ocean! Very peaceful with beautiful walks and drives. Sunny breakfast room with lovely cooked breakfast. All as described on website. Thanks Sharon!

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments. It was lovely to meet you all. Best wishes Sharon and Mike More

Hampshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Would definitely recommend Smugglers View Cottage. This cottage is well situated between Scarborough and Whitby and half a mile from Ravenscar with its Station Tearooms - well worth a visit. For walkers Stoupe Bay is nearby and an easy way of accessing the beach where you can hunt for jet! Robin Hoods Bay, Staithes, Goathland, Whitby all worth a visit.Immaculate... More

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

We are glad you liked Smugglers View Cottage and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you will visit again in the future. Best wishes. Sharon and Mike More

Chorley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

An excellent break in a really lovely area. We stayed in the Smugglers Cove Cottage which was a real home from home with everything you needed. There was a lovely private garden with stunning views for sitting out and plenty of room for the dogs. There were plenty of places to walk and visit nearby. A lovely area, well worth... More

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in Smugglers View cottage and hope to see you again in the future. kind regards Sharon and Mike More

Brighouse, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

I actually didn't stay at the Smuggler's Rock but tried to book accommodation there when the hotel I was staying at made a mistake with my booking, leaving me without a room. Smuggler's Rock was located in the same area and so I rang up - the response was extremely rude and uncalled for 'Hi I'm wondering if you have... More

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

This person telephoned at 10.30pm at night with no apology for calling at such a late hour. We are a family run guesthouse and were asleep in bed at the time of the call. A simple check on our website would have confirmed any room availability. We try very hard to provide excellent customer service. Obviously on this occasion this... More

Exeter, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We stayed here on a half term break. Clean comfortable rooms, good breakfast and large guest lounge. Well situated for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline. Nice Pub grub nearby. A car would be needed to reach anywhere unless you were a keen walker. The discount for more than 2 nights was a bonus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Great position, well equipped and parking off road. Broadband helpful whilst away. Kitchen well stocked and nice welcome pack on arrival. Great views and nice private courtyard for reading and dining alfresco. Dog welcome and ours had a fab holiday

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Address: Staintondale Road, Ravenscar YO13 0ER, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ravenscar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Smugglers Rock Country House 4*
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