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Bluefin Cottage

(Ref. 1110172)

Whitby, North York Moors & Coast Show on map

4.9

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

Features

  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

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5 Customer Reviews

  • "Amazing cottage equipped with everything you need for your stay."

    The location is also fantastic - a 2 minute stroll into town.

    Reviewed by Cath5.0Apr 2024

  • "Excellent cottage, well equipped and very comfortable."

    The only downside was a distinct smell of stale soot from the chimney/fireplaces. Otherwise excellent.

    Reviewed by Ian4.4Mar 2024

  • "Just spent 6 nights in Bluefin Cottage and what a beautiful cottage it is."

    The fixture and fittings are to a very high standard and the decor is perfect for this little hideaway. I would 100% recommend this cottage and would definitely stay here again 5 ⭐️

    Reviewed by Nigel5.0Oct 2023

  • "Fabulous cottage that has been done to an exceptionally high standard."

    The decor, colour, furnishings, lighting all as I would do myself. The extension to the back of the cottage for the kitchen is fabulous. The kitchen has everything you need. I bought things with me that I have needed in other rental cottages and didn't even unpack. The cleanliness is amazing. Who ever maintains the cottage has a very high cleaning standard. A lovely welcome pack was in the kitchen. Two en-suites were beautifully decorated with high end fixtures & fittings. The seating at the side and small courtyard at the back was a great addition. We loved the location. We have been visiting this area for years and adored how tucked away BlueFin is but actually right in the middle of everything. Parking can be tricky but we knew this beforehand but I always managed to park easily (& that was in July). And finally.......that view from the 2nd floor bedroom ! (I just wish the window was floor to ceiling so I could have enjoyed it more.) We will definitely be back and I would move in and live there in a a heartbeat.

    Reviewed by Michele5.0Jul 2023

  • "We booked this cottage 2 days before our holiday due to a last minute problem the cottage we had already booked."

    Feel like we really struck gold with Bluefin. Immaculate, very well furnished and appointed inside. Looks like we were the first to rent it out since a full refurb. Location is great, just off Flowergate and close to town but really quiet and private. Good outside space which the photos don’t do justice. Wifi was very slow so maybe bring a radio and an Ariel. There is a bit of a residual smoke smell from the downstairs fireplace but these are the only negatives with this place unless you’re against having a toilet in the living room. They have an iron, ironing board and maiden that aren’t listed. Everything you need and more in the kitchen. The view from the upstairs bedroom is amazing; you don’t even have to get out of bed to appreciate it. We will definitely be booking Bluefin again for our next trip to Whitby.

    Reviewed by Dean5.0Jul 2023

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Summary

  • Over three floors
  • 1 x super-king-size (zip/link, can be twins on request) with en-suite shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x second-floor twin (zip/link, can be super-king-size on request) with en-suite bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room
  • Central heating
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine
  • Smart TV, DVD player, selection of DVDs and games, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Enclosed courtyard with furniture and barbecue
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.2 miles, beach 0.3 miles
  • Note: Steep staircase, not suitable for those with limited mobility

The property

Centrally located in the bustling town of Whitby, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park, discover this fabulous abode, Bluefin Cottage.

Presented to an excellent standard over three floors, with character features, an enclosed courtyard and easy access to the town’s amenities, Bluefin Cottage provides a welcome escape for a family or two couples looking for a superb retreat in North Yorkshire.

Enter your new abode into the lounge, complete with Chesterfield sofas, games and a Smart TV, inviting you to settle-in and relax. Carry the conversation into the kitchen/diner, where the head chef can whip up something tasty whilst the rest of the group set the dining table.

Afterwards, pop on the dishwasher and relax in the enclosed courtyard, enjoying your favourite tipple and thinking about the adventures to come.

As the stars appear above you, whisk to the first floor to find the first bedroom, housing a sumptuous super-king-size bed with en-suite shower room, whilst the top floor hosts a twin bed with en-suite bathroom.

Each bedroom comes with zip/link beds for added flexibility.

Start your itinerary at Whitby Beach, a huge expanse of sand where you can paddle in the shores or take to the waves on a surfboard before picking up an ice cream at one of the beach cafés.

Climb the famous 199 steps and be rewarded with panoramic views over the town, discover the 7th century Whitby Abbey overlooking the North Sea, head to the Captain Cook memorial museum before heading for dinner at the excellent Abbey Wharf.

Your proximity to the North York Moors National Park means you can enjoy a plethora of scenic walks and trails that truly showcase the uninterrupted beauty of the Yorkshire countryside, with Mulgrave Castle, the North Yorkshire Moors Railways and Mallyan Spout Waterfall to name but a few.

Escape everyday life and uncover the best of Whitby at Bluefin Cottage.

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About the location

WHITBY

Robin Hood's Bay 5.5 miles; Scarborough 19.3 miles; Pickering 23 miles; Guisborough 21.5 miles.

The seaside town and port of Whitby lies at the mouth of the River Esk in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire. Ideally situated for exploring this beautiful part of Yorkshire, the local area hosts an array of activities so you can be sure to get the best out of both the countryside and the coast. From the nearby North York Moors to its Blue Flag beaches, there's something here for everyone. Amongst its many attractions, Whitby holds a charming atmosphere, home to winding streets and hidden alleys, where you can find a wide selection of eateries and shops scattered amongst them. Take a trip to the picturesque harbour and lighthouse to watch the sun set or get involved in some whale watching or a coastal cruise to watch the creatures up close. Climb the famous 199 steps to the Whitby Abbey to immerse yourself with history, or visit the Captain Cook Memorial Museum presenting historical and ethnographic exhibition about Cook himself. Close to the Robin Hood's Bay, rich in heritage, wonders and scenic spots, and in easy reach of the bustling towns of Scarborough and Middlesbrough, Whitby is a prime location for exploring all of the delights that Yorkshire has to offer.

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Note: wifi connection can be variable

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas