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Elizabeth House

Hornsea, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 914747)



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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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38 Customer Reviews

  • "Well maintained Victorian property, plenty of space for 5 adults, the dogs loved it too, warm and friendly in the village large tesco close by, even got to try the local fish and chips last night of the stay, everything from extra lightbulbs to extra pillows and blankets with a thoughtful welcome pack and flowers."

    Thank you It really made our stay That much nicer.

    Reviewed by LucindaApr 2022

  • "Thanks Nick, One of the best equipped cottages we have stayed in."

    Reviewed by JamesJan 2022

  • "Great location, everything wanted for a family break away."

    Reviewed by DavidDec 2021

  • "Had a fantastic holiday at Elizabeth house , good communication with owner."

    House was so clean and everything you needed was there. Close to all amenities in the area . Will defiantly be back .

    Reviewed by MaxineSep 2021

  • "We came on holiday with our grandchildren and we were very happy with the facilities offered at Elizabeth House."

    It is a comfortable holiday home with plenty of room. With Hall Garth Park, a play park, Hornsea Mere and the beach all within walking distance it was a holiday the grandchildren enjoyed, which means it's a big thumbs up from all of us.

    Reviewed by ChristopherAug 2021

  • "Lovely house with everything we needed."

    However, we are not impressed by the builders gutting the house attached to us (row of terraced properties) This started outside mid week through our stay- noisily filling a skip at the rear garage 8am onwards, the following day banging inside the house and they also arrived on the Friday am and started work. We did not expect to pay over £1,000 for a holiday home to be disturbed by builders. We were unable to sit outside for those 3 mornings for breakfast.

    Reviewed by NatalieJul 2021

  • "Lovely house and great location."

    Short walk to shops, pubs and the sea front. Owner was 10/10 with communication and very helpful. All tea, coffee and condiments were there for us which lasted the week and also enough toilet paper too!

    Reviewed by LeeMay 2021

  • "There is strictly no parking at the back of the house and this needs updating."

    Yiu can only use the back entrance for loading and unloading. It is on a busy road and the traffic is noisy. Double glazing would help, certainly in the front bedroom. Towels were provided but were rather small. Kitchen is well equipped. Owner helpful and allowed us to take three dogs.

    Reviewed by PaulineOct 2020

  • "Excellent location for park, shops, bars and beach."

    Very dog friendly. No problem parking. Not used to road noise but soon got used to it. We would return again due to its proximity to everything you need on foot. Had great holiday.

    Reviewed by JulieSep 2020

  • "There is no parking up the narrow alleyway at the back of the house."

    This should be removed from the description. This is the only drawback to this lovely property which we have visited 4 times. We managed to get a slot up the nearby street but parking tight and we dare not move our car for the duration of the holiday.

    Reviewed by BarbaraSep 2020

  • "It is our 2nd time at Elizabeth house and we love the area and the house is very roomy and comfortable."

    It is great that we can take our dog and there are lovely dog walks round the corner from the house. We will be back.

    Reviewed by DebbieAug 2020

  • "The house itself is lovely and generally well equipped."

    The kitchen had everything we could’ve possibly needed. One small but very useful addition to the property would be a clothes airer - the weather was so bad we couldn’t hang washing on the line. Well situated for the Mere and the town and only a ten minute walk to the seafront. A lovely welcome pack was provided and very much appreciated (great to have a cup of tea after a long drive and not even need to unpack) and it was nice to have the bird feeders in the garden that had obviously been filled before we arrived. We loved watching the sparrows have their breakfast whilst we had ours. The only disappointing thing (and it’s quite a big thing) is that there is no off-street parking. The listing suggests that this is available and it was definitely one of my criteria when looking for a holiday rental. I have an autistic son and off-street parking makes it safer for him and easier for me. We managed the situation ok but I really think this amenity needs to be removed from the listing - we were able to pull up behind the house to unload but then had to find on street parking and with double yellow lines in front of the property it meant trying to find a space in a side street, often a few minutes walk from the property.

    Reviewed by ClareAug 2020

  • "This house is wonderful, lots of space, lovely and clean."

    The owner had left us coffee, tea + milk plus lots of loo rolls and cleaning things which was very thoughtful. The property was very close to the town centre and an easy walk to the seafront. I would recommend this property to anyone.

    Reviewed by GillianAug 2020

  • "Fantastic accommodation in a great position for shops, beach and a lovely park."

    Within walking distance of Hornsea mere and the beach Although we all really enjoyed the holiday I think the dog enjoyed it the most due to the location and all the fantastic places to walk Would highly recommend and will definitely be back in the future

    Reviewed by JuneJul 2020

  • "Elizabeth House was a great place to stay in Hornsea."

    Although on a main road, it wasn't noisy and was extremely well situated to walk into town, the park and the sea front. The house has every that you need, was spotlessly clean and very warm and comfortable ( we visited in January). Would definitely recommend.

    Reviewed by TimJan 2020

  • "Wonderful, clean, well equipped house."

    Would recommend to anyone. We had a lovely relaxing stay

    Reviewed by BrianNov 2019

  • "Fantastic large, comfortable house in a great location."

    Stayed here as a party of 6, 3 generations and the house suited us all perfectly. Plenty of space, room for us all to sit comfortably in the sitting room and round the table. Nice, big bedrooms. Very well equipped kitchen, not that you need to us it! So many pubs, restaurants, cafes and takeaways within 5 minutes walk. Hornsea really has everything you could want right on the doorstep of this house. It's not possible to park at the property but we had no problem parking 2 vehicles on the next side street only a minutes walk away. Our children loved the play park, skate park and zip wire in Hall Garth Park, and also visits to Bugtopia, The Deep and 10 pin bowling.

    Reviewed by HayleyOct 2019

  • "Complimentary tea coffee biscuits and milk and fresh flowers in the living room when we arrived."

    Reviewed by SharonAug 2019

  • "Elizabeth House is a well presented property that made an ideal base for our visit to the area."

    Hornsea, with all its amenities, is a short walk away - the best way to the seafront is through a park, ideal for the dogs. The only minor quibble is the curtains in the main bedroom let in too much light - but then we're used to a blackout blind at home... All in all an enjoyable stay,

    Reviewed by KevinJun 2019

  • "Excellent accommodation but no designated parking you have to take pot luck up a side street nearby."

    However Mr King did give us alternative parking nearby.

    Reviewed by BarbaraMay 2019

  • "Lovely comfortable house."

    Welcome pack of tea, coffee, biscuits and milk on arrival very much appreciated. Owner very helpful. Would recommend Elizabeth House to anyone wanting to visit this area.

    Reviewed by SarahMar 2019

  • "Lovely house, very clean, everything you could possibly need and Nick is friendly you only have to give him a ring if you have any problems."

    The house is in a good position you only have to walk a few mins and your beside pubs, restaurants, butchers ,bakers,co op and a big Tesco is just up the road.

    Reviewed by ShirleySep 2018

  • "Perfect location for anyone without a car, everything is either a short walk or taxi away."

    House was spotless.

    Reviewed by ChristineAug 2018

  • "The cottage was fabulous, everything necessary for a great holiday ."

    It was spotlessly clean , extremely comfortable and in a great place for beach , park and village . Four bedrooms , all well furnished and a kitchen with everything we could possibly need . There were fresh flowers on the dining table , coffee ,tea , biscuits and milk all there ready for us . Two TVs , games , dvds all available ..... all this and fabulous walks for the dogs . We would not hesitate to have another holiday in Elizabeth House and would recommend it to all comers . Thank you Nick xx

    Reviewed by SusanJun 2018

  • "The cottage was big and comfortable and well prepared with every need catered for."

    It was bigger on the inside than it looked on the outside. A veritable tardis !!!!!!!! A wonderful place to rest your weary head after a day out and about.

    Reviewed by JohnJun 2018

  • "It was advertised as Parking for small car, but could not get my Micra in because of a clematis climbing all over the gates."

    It either needs chopping down or parking removed from advert.

    Reviewed by MargaretMay 2018

  • "Lovely home, ideal for a big family and dog"

    Reviewed by GillApr 2018

  • "The owner was most helpful ."

    The welcome pack and flowers were much appreciated. We would stay at Elizabeth house again .

    Reviewed by ElizabethMar 2018

  • "Lovely town with good amenities and nice beach."

    House was clean, tidy with everything needed for a lovely holiday. Owner was very friendly and helpful.

    Reviewed by JohnJul 2017

  • "Next time please could we order a little sunshine, or is this out of your control."

    Reviewed by WendyJun 2017

  • "A comfortable and convenient base for exploring East Yorkshire."

    Very handy this year for visiting Hull, which as City of Culture has some amazing events and exhibitions.

    Reviewed by GillianApr 2017

  • "A generous welcome pack thank you."

    Reviewed by DoreenApr 2017

  • "This cottage is excellent."

    We were there over the New Year period and the Christmas decorations were a very elegant surprise. The cottage was exceptionally clean and had all the comforts of a family home. Great attention to detail by the owners.

    Reviewed by MargaretDec 2016

  • "The cottage was excellent, comfortable, dog safe, well equipped and exactly where we wanted to be."

    The welcome pack was very much appreciated after a five hour drive, don't often get them nowadays.

    Reviewed by DavidOct 2016

  • "A very pleasant break in a lovely property, well located for local facilities and travelling a bit further afield."

    Reviewed by ElizabethOct 2016

  • "Great house in an excellent location for everything Hornsea has to offer."

    Reviewed by DavidOct 2016

  • "What did we enjoy most?"

    So hard to say! The house was gorgeous; huge rooms, spotlessly clean, homely, full of so many kitchen implements - pots, pans, plates, glasses etc.... double what normally have so weren't always washing up - dishwasher anyway, welcome pack unexpected but very welcone after long journey. The setting was wonderful, so close to hornsea centre and seafront - walked everywhere and didn't use car for 4days. Beach beautiful, even swam in sea. In fact, we swam, jogged, rowed on the mere, walked and beach combed every day and all loved it. It was a delightful house which lead to a perfect family holiday. Can't wait to come again. The Wright's (Bristol), the Morgan's (Lincs) and the Hales (Herts).

    Reviewed by DebAug 2016

  • "Ideal base for exploring the town itself and the surrounding area."

    Reviewed by KathleenAug 2016

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  • Over three floors
  • Four bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x second floor double, 2 x single
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with breakfast area (seats 2)
  • Sitting room with dining area.
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, radio, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 1 small car (very narrow entrance), plus roadside parking at end of lane
  • Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 5 mins walk
  • Beach 1 mile
  • Note: Steep cottage stairs.

The property

A charming mid-terraced period property, close to the town centre in the coastal resort of Hornsea.

Offering spacious accommodation over three floors, this Hornsea cottage is ideal for families wanting a traditional seaside holiday, but with easy access to many attractions in the area.

Elegantly furnished in keeping with the age of the property, this Hornsea cottage has a bright and airy sitting room, with a large bay window and attractive feature fireplace.

An archway leads to the dining area, whilst the modern, well-equipped kitchen, has a small breakfast table.

Upstairs in this Hornsea cottage are four individually-styled bedrooms and a fully tiled bathroom.

Outside, is a rear sheltered walled courtyard garden, the perfect spot to sit and relax in the sunshine with a morning coffee and discuss the day's activities.

A five-minute stroll from this Hornsea cottage brings you into the hub of this Victorian town, with a good array of independent shops, pubs and tea rooms, whilst a little further are the long, sandy beaches and pretty promenade and gardens.

Close by to this cottage is Hornsea Mere - a large, natural lake that offers water activities, whilst for a little retail therapy, there is Hornsea Freeport retail outlet.

The surrounding area has much to offer the holiday maker, with the high, chalk cliffs at Bempton RSPB reserve, home to colonies of sea birds, the wonderful rolling countryside of the Yorkshire Wolds and stately homes and gardens, including Wassand Hall.

A lovely Hornsea cottage for a varied and enjoyable holiday.

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About the location


Bridlington 15 miles.

The pretty seaside town of Hornsea lies on the East Coast, 15 miles south of Bridlington. This old Victorian resort has long, wide, safe sandy beaches and an attractive promenade with well-kept gardens, ideal for families. The bustling town centre has an old-fashioned feel with a good variety of small shops, pubs and cafes, whilst nearby Hornsea Mere is the largest natural lake in Yorkshire and offers sailing, fishing and boat trips. Hornsea Freeport is popular for shopping, whilst Bempton Cliffs RSPB reserve can be reached in just over half an hour's drive, offering one of the largest mainland puffin populations in Britain. Hornsea is near to Wassand Hall and walled gardens and provides a good base for touring the Yorkshire Wolds, the North York Moors and the East Riding coastal resorts. The historic city of York, Beverley with it's famous gothic minster and The Deep at Hull are within an easy drive.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas
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