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Armstrong Cottage

(Ref. 1053997)

Beverley, Vale of York & Yorkshire Wolds Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No


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

Reviews & Ratings

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35 Customer Reviews

  • "We now go each year to Armstrong Cottage as it is so lovely and feels like coming home!"

    The hosts are SO helpful and we are grateful to them for all they do.

    Reviewed by Pam5.0Mar 2024

  • "We had a great few days staying at Armstrong Cottage."

    It's in the ideal location between the grand Beverley Minster and the lovely old High Street. The cottage was perfect for our family of four. We highly recommend the Greek Restaurant just along the High Street.

    Reviewed by Susan4.4Feb 2024

  • "This is the second time I have stayed here and again the cottage impressed me with its facilities and comfort."

    The hosts even kindly provided a small ceramic teapot for me after a request. Fabulous!

    Reviewed by Jill5.0Nov 2023

  • "We had a lovely week at this cottage."

    It's very warm and cosy. Everything you need is here and to an excellent standard. Very close to town and the station. We've stayed in lots of different places in Beverley but will definitely return to this cottage.

    Reviewed by Michael5.0Oct 2023

  • "A lovely cottage located right in the centre of the town."

    We had no problem parking with the permit provided.

    Reviewed by Cheryl5.0Sep 2023

  • "It was a lovely cottage in the perfect location to see Beverley and the interesting places in the surrounding areas without having to move the car."

    Wouldn't hesitate to book Armstrong Cottage again.

    Reviewed by Judith4.1Aug 2023

  • "This is a great cottage with everything we needed - even a back yard where we could store our bicycles safely for 2 days of lovely cycling in the local area."

    Our hosts left a very generous welcome pack. We may not have drunk the wine but indulged in the other goodies! I am sure we will book again!

    Reviewed by Jill5.0Aug 2023

  • "This is a lovely property in a convenient location."

    The property was well equipped and comfortable. The only tiny thing is the lights in the property aren't that bright. It's a small detail, and we would happily come back as we had a very enjoyable stay. Thank you.

    Reviewed by Sarah4.4Jul 2023

  • "Lovely cottage in super location."

    Very well equipped with welcome package of wine & snacks on arrival. Beds are very comfortable and plenty of towels available for bathing/showering. Just a note to remember to register your car with the owner as the lane is parking permit only and spaces are tight.

    Reviewed by Christine5.0Jul 2023

  • "Armstrong cottage provided an Ideal longish rental for my wife and l over a 3 month period as our home was being renovated."

    Great Beverley location,3 minute walk to everything, permit parking outside,we always found a space. Cottage was more spacious than it looks. Bed's really comfortable, good quality sheets and duvet. We needed heating for some of our stay and it was easy to turn on and kept us cosy. Lovely welcome pack and responsive owners. No real issues however living room chairs and sofa less comfortable than they look, TV could do with an upgrade and we couldn't find a bread knife. Super little cottage and one we can thoroughly recommend.

    Reviewed by Kevan4.4May 2023

  • "This was our third visit and we’ve already booked our fourth visit next year."

    We stay in cottages with Sykes all over the country and this one can’t be beaten! Pam and Joe

    Reviewed by Pam5.0Mar 2023

  • "Excellent property and centrally placed in the town."

    Town centre for pubs and restaurants only a stones throw away. Railway station a few hundred yards away to use for easy access to the east coast, if you don't want to drive. Great welcome pack provided by the owners on arrival and there is on street permit parking available. A phone call to the owners will enable the permit parking once your vehicle registration has been provided.

    Reviewed by Sean5.0Feb 2023

  • "The property is in a good location for accessing the town centre yet it is quiet."

    On street parking is through use of a temporary registered resident arrangement and there is nearby access to electric car chargers. The property is well furnished. The lighting is a bit dull in some areas.

    Reviewed by Michael4.4Oct 2022

  • "Such a lovely clean place, we had a great stay, with thoughtful touches, we even met the owner who brought flowers for the property, could not fault anything such a warm welcome home from home, book this you will not be disappointed, thanks for a great stay."

    Reviewed by Jeana5.0Jul 2022

  • "Excellent cottage with everything you could need especially the welcome pack."

    Great location although the front bedroom might hear the Beverley Minster chiming away. We had a great time and always managed to find a parking space on the street.

    Reviewed by Michael5.0Jun 2022

  • "Lovely clean, well presented and comfortable cottage of a very high standard."

    The owners had thought of everything from quality bedding, lots of towels, free parking and a beautiful much appreciated welcome pack. Great central location, with easy access to everything Beverley has to offer. Would highly recommend and hope to visit again.

    Reviewed by James5.0May 2022

  • "Our second visit to this fabulous property and we will book again too!"

    Reviewed by Pam5.0May 2022

  • "The cottage was great and the location was just right."

    We really enjoyed the week.

    Reviewed by Peter4.7May 2022

  • "Wonderful cottage, everything works ( including hoover which means it's easier to clean; not all places have a good working hoover)."

    The beds are very comfortable. The welcome package was greatly appreciated, especially the milk as we arrived late and the shops were shut). The fridge door catches the counter top, if someone could adjust it it will prevent further damage. We had a wonderful time! Thank you!

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0May 2022

  • "Really well equipped and some thoughtful touches."

    Comfortable beds and great location in centre of Beverley.

    Reviewed by Catherine5.0Apr 2022

  • "Another fantastic stay in Armstrong cottage."

    We love the location in a quiet street in the centre of Beverley. The owners left flowers and a lovely welcome pack. Everything was great, as usual!

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0Apr 2022

  • "Very comfortable Cottage ."

    Welcome tray, provided lovely items. Well situated, in Beverley. A great holiday, no ideas to make it better !!!!!

    Reviewed by Beryl5.0Mar 2022

  • "A well appointed, very comfortable cottage."

    Ideally situated in the heart of Beverley.

    Reviewed by Peter5.0Feb 2022

  • "Stayed over Christmas and had a lovely stay, xmas tree with lights was a lovely touch."

    Loved the decor and kitchen was well equipped! Parking was fine just need to be patient and give yourself a few mins extra to find a spot. Had a really lovely time and the location is perfect to explore Beverly. Only slight snag was the arm chairs in front room were not comfy when sat in for a long time - perhaps if updated in future could be looked at, only a minor thing though didn't impact the stay in anyway. Really nice property, would happily stay again.

    Reviewed by Lauren4.7Dec 2021

  • "We did leave some suggestions which the owner may consider acting upon."

    We enjoyed our stay very much and the cottage was ideally situated for Beverley centre. Some observations: The toilet didn't remove everything when flushed and had to be activated twice for a satisfactory result. The radiator in the bathroom didn't heat up like the other radiators in the house and consequently the bathroom wasn't as warm as it could have been. We imagine a cleaning company looks after the house as there were a few issues with hairs on the bathroom floor by the waste bin and in other areas.These comments were not written to present a detrimental view of the property and did not appear in the guest book, but simply to highlight minor improvements.

    Reviewed by Neil4.7Nov 2021

  • "The cottage was excellent."

    Very clean and well appointed. The location was excellent. Our car never moved from arrival to departure, we went by train to Bridlington, Hull and Filey and could not fault the train service. Would definitely recommend the cottage and a visit to Beverley which is a lovely town. Overall an excellent holiday!

    Reviewed by Myra4.7Sep 2021

  • "The cottage is located very centrally and we were able to walk everywhere in Beverley, both to the shops which were very handy and to various sites including the Minster and Beverley Beck."

    The railway station was at the bottom of the street and we went to Hull for the day by train. It was very comfortable and the kitchen was well equipped. The owners left flowers and a lovely welcome pack. We would recommend this property and would love to return as we didn’t manage to sample all of the hostelries or eating places.

    Reviewed by Catherine4.7Sep 2021

  • "Overall everything was good"

    Reviewed by Janet4.7Aug 2021

  • "Excellent location, cannot be beaten."

    Parking outside cottage (with permit). The cottage has been totally refurbished during lockdown and is well stocked. The kitchen/dining room would be very cramped with 4 people. My main complaints would be that floorboards squeak a lot upstairs on the landing and secondly there are no sheets on the beds, only a thick duvets. It was hot when we stayed there.

    Reviewed by Christine4.7Aug 2021

  • "Great location."

    Lovely comfortable cottage would recommend

    Reviewed by Lorraine5.0Aug 2021

  • "We had a wonderful return visit to Armstrong Cottage."

    The cottage is really comfortable and in a fabulous location within easy walking distance of the Minster, shops, restaurants and railway station. Beverley is a great place to visit and also convenient for the coast and trips to Hull and York.

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0Jul 2021

  • "The cottage was really lovely and ideally situated to explore Beverley."

    The beds were so comfortable and the decor tasteful throughout. Gorgeous treats left by the owner too. Everything on your doorstep, we didn't move the car during our stay. Not far at all, on foot, before you can find some very pretty countryside walks. Would love to stay again. .

    Reviewed by Julie4.4Jun 2021

  • "The cottage was very nice, very central in Beverley."

    Everything was clean and comfortable and very nicely decorated. Would recommend the cottage.

    Reviewed by Andrea5.0Jun 2021

  • "Beverley and Armstrong Cottage is a winning combination."

    Just minutes from the historic Beverley Minster, you can hear the beautiful bells (in the front bedroom and lounge) and also be on the doorstep of Wednesday & Saturday Market with all its fantastic shops in this historic market town. The cottage has everything possible for your needs, is spotlessly clean and beautifully furnished. Helpful owners too so this is a place we will definitely visit again. It's well situated as a base for visits around Yorkshire and has a good road network to the Humber Bridge and M62 plus the train station is walking distance from the cottage.

    Reviewed by Pam5.0May 2021

  • "The cottage is very comfortable with elegant furnishings and a fabulous location."

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0Apr 2021

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  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be king-size on request)
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room.
  • TV, DVD and WiFi
  • Central heating
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available upon request
  • Roadside permit parking
  • Rear enclosed yard
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub within 0.1 miles

The property

Armstrong Cottage is a homely terraced cottage found at the centre of the historic market town of Beverley in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

Boasting easy access to the little known beauty of the Yorkshire Wolds, the attractions of the city of Hull, as well as the coast and the North York Moors National Park, it makes a wonderful choice for families or couples seeking a fun-filled escape to Yorkshire.

Enter into the sitting room to find a charming wildlife theme in the photos hanging on the blue painted walls, the neutral checked seating arrangement adding a touch of contemporary to the room, making it a lovely spot to unwind after each day of adventure.

Move through into the kitchen/diner, the heart of the house, here the whole group can gather around the table to keep the chef of the group company as they prepare a mouth-watering meal with the assistance of the good range of appliances at hand including an electric oven and gas hob, microwave and fridge/freezer, with a convenient washing machine and dishwasher for those longer stays.

Move upstairs and enjoy a relaxing soak in the bath in the family bathroom, hosting a shower over too so you can choose a quick rinse, before relaxing in one of the well-presented bedrooms; a king-size and a twin which can also be a king-size on request due to its handy zip/link functions, both rooms exuding a homely aura with plenty of furniture and space to house your personal belongings too.

Begin your day with a refreshing coffee out in your private yard, a wonderful space for you to relax, before venturing out to explore the wonders of the local town.

Beverley hosts all you could need for a self-catered stay, with a plethora of pubs, cafés, coffee shops and restaurants to take your pick from when you don't feel like cooking, as well as a selection of shops for any last-minute essentials.

Just around the corner is Saturday Market offering traditional shopping - grocer, butcher and fishmonger, as well as a supermarket - and within easy walking distance is a wide selection of eating establishments from international cuisine and cultures as well as traditional British pub food and gourmet restaurants.

Known as 'the Jewel of East Yorkshire', this picturesque market town offers plenty to discover amidst its cobbled streets and courtyards, including the Gothic Minster, its own theatre, the Westwood and a popular racecourse, there's something to explore here at any time of year.

There’s a variety of shopping and you can explore the twice weekly market where you can pick up some local produce for a romantic picnic, and be sure to visit for the Beverley Folk Festival, the Early Music Festival, the Puppet Festival or the annual Christmas Market for a day out to remember.

Beverley Station lies at the end of the street, providing direct access to Hull as well as the Yorkshire coast and the new Flemingate Centre with a cinema, shops and restaurants.

Within easy reach, the port city of Hull is popular for its The Deep aquarium with over 3500 fish, an underwater viewing tunnel and interactive displays, as well as being home to Ferens Art Gallery, Hull Minster and the Museum Quarter where you can find a range of family-friendly attractions such as the Streetlife Museum and Commercial Museum amidst Hull's Old Town, as well as the National Trust Maister House, an 18th century merchant's house boasting Palladian architecture; with Hull still enjoying it’s recognition as City of Culture from 2017 it is well-worth exploring.

Roam the marina of Hull to find a good selection of inviting eateries, or venture out to Hornsea, Bridlington or Scarborough for a traditional day by the sea and to find a beautiful beach and a charming atmosphere.

In easy reach of so much countryside and coastal wonder, Armstrong Cottage is an exceptional choice for your escape to Yorkshire, with so many fantastic attractions on your doorstep.

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About the location


Hull 8.4 miles; Bridlington 22.4 miles; York 30 miles.

The historic market town of Beverley, with its Gothic Minster and bustling twice weekly market, is a great base for a holiday. Beverley is full of history and there are plenty of shops and restaurants to choose from - don't forget to enjoy a day out at Beverley Races! The Deep submarium in Hull (2017 City of Culture), the fascinating city of York, the North York Moors and the East Coast seaside towns of Hornsea, Bridlington and Scarborough are all within an hour’s drive.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

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