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Jackobob, Thornwick Bay

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Thornwick Bay, cottage just visible top right
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27 reviews
Thornwick Bay, cottage just visible top right
Thornwick Bay
New windows and French doors installed 2015
The view towards Bempton bird sanctuary
View from cottage at sunset
Jackobob
The neighbours
Nearby golf courses
View from front garden
Down in the bay
New bathroom installed 2015
Short-eared owl hunting on High Holme above Thornwick Bay
Jackobob up on the cliff
Thornwick Bay where bottlenose dolphins play -  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NN6PPLQ_rPI
Seabirds everywhere
The cottage and stars at night
The living room
Upstairs double bedroom with view over bay
Burton Agnes Hall a few miles away
Incredible view of Milky Way and shooting star photographed outside the cottage
The best fish and chip shop in the UK
View from the garden
Living room
Cottage from the fields below
View of sunset from front of cottage
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Flamborough, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Look no further than Jackobob cottage (near Flamborough Head) for stunning views and an escape to the wild beauty of the Yorkshire coast...

Resting on the cliff top overlooking Thornwick Bay and a breathtaking sea view, this 1930s white-wood detached holiday cottage has visitors in awe of the magnificent, raw beauty of the Yorkshire coastline. You can cook, dine, or relax with a cup of tea, looking out over miles of coastal scenery. Or you can wake up to a panorama of ocean from the upstairs bedroom. Decorated and equipped to a good standard, Jackobob is a perfect base for a fantastic holiday. In 2015 the cottage was re-roofed, had new Scandinavian windows and doors installed throughout, and a new bathroom. You can walk straight onto the clifftop from the front door. You are only 2 miles from the renowned Royal Society for the Protection...
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About the Owner, Anthony and Helen C
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 35 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 14 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL516916
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Excellent - based on 27 reviews
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English first
Reviewed August 18, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

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Jean b
1 review
Reviewed August 8, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Been staying at jacobob for the last 8 years never want to stay anywhere else. The sea views and sunsets have to be seen to be believed. Local pubs have very good home cooked meals. Royal dog and duck in flamborough village does a Sunday lunch which is very good value, the owners just can't do enough for you would...

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Edrear
Hatfield, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed November 3, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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We had a fantastic week here, we were so lucky with the weather, no rain at all and not too cold, apart from the day we arrived and the wind was blowing hard. The photos do not do justice to the real thing. The views are breathtaking. The windows are all triple glazed so I should imagine it remains cosy...

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Management response:

Many thanks. Glad you had great weather. Just to let others know in the first half of 2016 we plan an extension to the kitchen, a new open log fire ( the current one is too recessed) and a dormer to expand the upstairs toilet. We shall also install air sourced heating for new electric radiators. Yes, your point about...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Guests should be aware that the cottage is close to the edge of the cliff with and the garden leads onto the cliff edge
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
$573
£435
Oct 28, 2017 -
Dec 22, 2017
Low season
7 nights
$521
£395
Jan 6, 2018 -
Feb 16, 2018
Low season 2018
7 nights
$573
£435
Feb 17, 2018 -
Feb 23, 2018
February half term
7 nights
$652
£495
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Please note we no longer take bookings for less than one week. Our changeover day is Saturday.
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About the neighborhood
Resting on the cliff top looking over Thornwick bay and an endless sea view, this 1930s white-wood detached holiday cottage has visitors amazed by the magnificent, natural, raw beauty of the Yorkshire coastline. You can cook, dine or relax with a cup of tea looking out over miles of coastal scenery and wake up to a panoramic oceanic landscape from the upstairs bedroom. Decorated and equipped to a good standard, it is a perfect base for a fantastic holiday. Spectacular cliff walking from the door as you are only 2 miles from the renowned Royal Society for the Protection of Birds Sanctuary of Bempton. Alternatively, you can watch the puffins, razorbills, gannets and short-eared owls from the comfort of your living room – this is quite simply one of the best sea bird watching cottages in Engl... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
From the south take M1 until you get to M18 (signposted Doncaster /Hull) follow it until you get to the M62 (sign post Goole /Hull). Follow M62 until you have gone over the bridge over the river and then take the exit to Howden which I think is also signposted Bridlington. Turn right go straight on to the next roundabout then take the A614 towards Bridlington (BE CAREFUL HERE TO KEEP TO 30MPH UNTIL YOU GET OVER THE NEXT BRIDGE because everyone and I mean all of the Mothers Union catering committee have had speeding fines).

Follow all the signs to Bridlington and then follow signs to Flamborough. When you get to Flamborough village you will get to a sign on the corner to North Landing. Go straight on (over a mini roundabout with a memorial in the middle) and head for the sea/ cliffs....
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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