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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Jamienobl...
Darlington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Stay here!”
Reviewed April 14, 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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The absolute only problem with this cottage is the lack of parking. But saying that parked in the marina car park, just past the coop, and bought a weeks pass from the tourist information centre which was god value! After settling in you will find the perfect location. Jusssst out of town, 2-3 minute walk to town, with takeaways nice and close. One day we walked to robin hoods bay with the dog, had a few drinks and some food, and got the bus back. The bus dropped us off minutes from the cottage! Walking into town for the beach, restaurants, pubs and bars is minutes away. We are going back so please don't book so we can go when we want to!

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Management Response
Apr 16, 2014
Thank you for your lovely review. Look forward to welcoming you back !!
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Vickibea
Hull, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“absolutely fantastic ,a pleasure to stay”
Reviewed March 23, 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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person found this review helpful

we got to the cottage on fri afternoon and after unloading and finding parking close by we settled in to this amazing cottage, so much so we nearly didnt go out anywhere !. the addition of milk in the fridge and a packet of biscuits was also welcome . The bathroom was very clean and welcoming and the bedrooms were also very clean .the bed was probably one of the comfiest ive ever slept in . the location was also great for the supermarket and local attractions .all in all i will be definitely staying here again and this is by far the best cottage in whitby i have ever stayed !!

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Liked best: it was a real homely cottage and we loved the little signs dotted about
Liked least: a little bit tricky to find at first
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 17, 2014
Wow.... thank you so much for such a lovely review. It is very much appreciated.
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colette d
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
267 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
“Lovely cottage”
Reviewed March 20, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Stayed here last weekend and we were blessed with good weather. Cottage lovely and all amenities you need. As mentioned parking not on site, we managed to park no more than a 3 min walk away. easy 5 min walk to the town.
Plenty to do in Whitby and vicinity. Had fish and chips for the first time in years and they were great. 15 min drive to Goathland where Heartbeat was filmed (steam train not running), you can easily spend a couple of hours here. Did a 6.5 mile coastal walk to Robin Hoods Bay which was lovely. Will definitely return to this area again.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Lack of parking but knew this in advance and common in Whitby
Traveling group: Friends
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allan s
Therfield, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Seagull Cottage”
Reviewed March 16, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Beautiful cottage in great location. An extremely comfortable bed and very handy for local amenities.Would stay here again without hesitation.

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Management Response
Mar 20, 2014
Thank you and so pleased you enjoyed your visit. Come back soon :))
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Mike C
Stockport, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Relaxing and comfortable cottage. Just lovely.”
Reviewed March 2, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

We had three nights at Seagull Cottage and just loved it. Our two young boys loved being at the top of the house with their own tv and play station. The rooms are exceptionally well appointed and clean, and all the appliances are high quality. Just a couple of minutes from the town centre, the location is good with a well maintained park opposite. Thanks to Sharan for a marvellous stay.

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Traveling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
Mar 5, 2014
Thank you for your review. It's great for potential guests to read. Hope you visit again :))
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Wonder_w...
Darwen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Brilliant holiday cottage”
Reviewed February 20, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

Fantastic location tucked away in a quite part of this lovely town. Close to local amenities - we tried the local Indian restaurant which was only a short walk away, and would certainly recommend. The cottage was lovely and warm, beautifully decorated and was fully equipped with all you would need. Everything supplied so there was no need to bring towels or bedding. Easy to book and directions and information were sent to us very quickly. We would definitely stay again.

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Liked best: Location
Traveling group: Teenagers
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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TWelf
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Fantastic cottage and a wonderful weekend”
Reviewed February 17, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

We stayed here in January and had a fantastic time. The cottage is gorgeous, spotlessly clean and was warm and cosy. It was fully equipped and was decorated very tastefully. We had a great time and found the booking process to be easy and straightforward. Thank you, we will definitely be returning to Seagull cottage as it is the best place we have stayed in during our many visits to Whitby!

Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Feb 19, 2014
Thank you. So pleased you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to hearing from you again soon
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