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Cobbles House

(Ref. 1015650)

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Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes


  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Broadband / WiFi

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23 Customer Reviews

  • "We had a wonderful stay at Cobbles."

    Brilliant location and beautiful little cottage with everything we needed. Would definitely book again.

    Thank you for your great comments Property Owner

    Reviewed by Elizabeth5.0Apr 2024

  • "Lovely stay."

    Great location

    Thank you for your feedback, we hope to see you again soon Property Owner

    Reviewed by Gwen3.8Aug 2023

  • "Cobbles house is a beautiful holiday home from home."

    We loved everything about it and its location is wonderful! We would happily book to stay here again and recommend it to others.

    Thank you for your feedback, we hope to see you here again soon! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Suzanne5.0Jul 2023

  • "Lovely cottage well placed for getting around Whitby ."

    . but would recommend that your cleaning team to checkout the mouldy smell in the plate cupboard and under the sink

    Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry about the smell in one of the cupboards, this has now been addressed Property Owner

    Reviewed by Dave4.1Jul 2023

  • "A beautiful cottage in a great location!"

    Thank you for your comments, we hope to see you again soon Property Owner

    Reviewed by Gillian5.0May 2023

  • "A lovely, cosy little cottage with everything we needed to have a nice, relaxing stay."

    The location was perfect, and we thoroughly enjoyed our time there.

    thank you for your comments, we hope you visit again soon Property Owner

    Reviewed by Victoria5.0Dec 2022

  • "Charming cottage in fantastic central location."

    However, parking is an issue no good for anyone with mobility issues.

    Thank you for your comments Property Owner

    Reviewed by Van4.1Aug 2022

  • "A beautifully furnished accommodation with everything you would need."

    However the stairs to the bedrooms and bathroom were steep with little if any " bannisters". Also to get to the outside patio via the stone steps was very precarious. Which influenced my ratings

    Reviewed by Pauline4.1Jun 2022

  • "Lovely cottage in a great location."

    Reviewed by Sally5.0Jun 2022

  • "A really lovely cosy cottage in a great location."

    The outdoor seating area is a great spot to escape to after a busy day! Would definitely recommend staying here. There is no washing machine so you need to plan for that, but we found a local launderette (SL Laundries) which was good.

    Reviewed by Alison5.0Jul 2021

  • "The information book out on a table where it can be seen ."

    The cooker hood was very low and protruding and we both banged our heads on it several times. The living room curtains were very drab and gloomy.

    Reviewed by J3.8Jun 2021

  • "A lovely cottage in perfect setting, well equipped with nice decor and furnishings."

    I would happily recommend staying here.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0May 2021

  • "I am not surprised to see a one star rating for this house in other sites."

    Our holiday was unfortunately interrupted by a severe leak from the shower upstairs that poured water through the kitchen, over an appliance and computer we had taken with us, and all over the kitchen electrics. The owner did repair this but at the same time took it upon himself to add a new shower door with heaven knows how many tubes of mastic that stank the house out for the remainder of the weeks stay. The repair was partially successful but the leak resulted in the oven completely failing. So we were inconvenienced and had to purchase take away food. The owner was very difficult in coming forward with any compensation claiming we had been offered alternative accommodation which was totally untrue. Sykes were polite but ineffective and I lost count of how many times I needed to send photos of receipts for additional costs until eventually they succeeded in refunding part of the cost, but the owner was incredibly tight and the compensation did not meet the level of inconvenience and impact on our holiday. The photos of the house look lovely but the kitchen is old and in need of replacement but if the same approach is taken to that as the bathroom then it will be a poor job. I would not recommend Sykes or this house/owner to anyone, but I would recommend going to Whitby and the surrounding areas which are lovely.

    Reviewed by John2.8May 2021

  • "Cobbles House is absolutely perfect - great location, really clean and cosy, and everyone at Yorkshire Coastal Cottages was very helpful with any questions we had."

    We are already booking to come back to Cobbles House - it is the perfect getaway.

    Reviewed by Louise5.0Dec 2019

  • "We have loved our stay and were delighted with the location and really great facilities."

    The welcome pack of goodies was lovely and introduced us to some local shops and products.

    Johnson PartyApr 2019

  • "Great location."

    Enjoyed the break. Fabulous welcome pack, thank you.

    Foy PartyFeb 2019

  • "The cottage was very nice and warm."

    We thank you for the lovely welcoming pack. The walk up to the 199 steps on a morning to see the views was amazing and kept you fit.

    Newton & Hegarty PartyNov 2018

  • "Loved our stay."

    Perfect location, perfect cottage - lovely!

    Ramsden PartyNov 2018

  • "Great location and very close to the dog beach so especially good if you have a dog."

    Bathroom is fantastic! Great shower! Fantastic stay. Perfect for us and our little dog. We loved having breakfast on the beautiful patio. Great dog beach down the steps opposite front door. Had a lovely meal at The White Horse and Griffin and picked up some dog walk tips from Dave at The Black Horse!

    Norman PartySep 2018

  • "A perfect location and the cottage itself is lovely."

    We have loved our stay in Whitby and have eaten in some lovely restaurants - Dittos, The Blitz, Burgsy's and The Magpie. The welcome pack provided was great, with some gorgeous goodies. Thank you.

    Spiller PartySep 2018

  • "We really enjoyed our stay."

    Ladies at the office were very friendly and helpful and we would use this company again.

    Bennett PartyAug 2018

  • "Extremely clean cottage - great attention to detail - must be the best location in Whitby!"

    The Dean PartyAug 2018

  • "We enjoyed our stay, the cottage was lovely, warm and cosy, and we found staff to be helpful , especially over the fact that our friends left their dog baskets there!"

    We enjoyed the Welcome Pack, which was very generous. We would definitely book through you again. Best wishes, Sally

    Sally & John Bourton (November 2016)Nov 2016

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  • Over three floors. Two bedrooms: 1 x first floor double, 1 x second floor double. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV, DVD, WiFi. Parking: Vehicular access can be gained outside the cottage for unloading luggage, and a car parking space is available in the Abbey car park at a separate cost
  • Alternatively on-street parking and a Pay & Display is available on Church Street, approximately 800 yards away. Decked area with table and chairs. Shops, restaurants, tea rooms all within a few mins’ walk
  • Beach 50 yards.

The property

A traditional 17th century fisherman's cottage, complete with wooden beams and cosy wood burning stove, located in Whitby’s Old Town, just yards from the beach, historic Abbey and the famous 199 steps which lead to St Mary’s church.

This is a unique opportunity for couples and families to experience a piece of Whitby’s rich maritime heritage.

Step inside this wonderful cottage and feel an immediate sense of comfort and contentment.

The open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area are smartly decorated in welcoming hues.

There is an exposed brick fire surround, wooden flooring and wall sconces – perfect for relaxed candlelit evenings, chatting long into the night or curled up with a book from the book shelves. The bijou kitchen area is well equipped and the dining area is a snug place for relaxed holiday dining. On the first floor is a tranquil master bedroom with large double bed.

There is a stylish shower room with shower, basin and WC. Head to the second floor where you’ll find a second double bedroom. An outside decking area with table and chairs can be accessed via steep steps. The atmospheric sights and sounds of the surrounding locality, with its winding cobbled streets, tea rooms and superb centuries-old ‘smokehouse’, will stay with you long after your holiday.

The nearby Tate Hill beach, just 50 yards from your front door.

The climb up to St Mary’s is rewarded with impressive harbour views and mesmerising seascapes. Yorkshire’s coastline offers spectacular cliff-top walks from the fishing village of Staithes, whilst Filey boasts a stunning 5-mile stretch of sandy beach. Stay a while at this lovely fisherman's cottage and you will be sure to make many happy memories.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location


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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One Small well behaved dog welcome

Utilities: All utilities, bed linen and bath/hand/tea towels included

Parking: Vehicular access can be gained outside the cottage for unloading luggage, and a car parking space is available in the Abbey car park at a separate cost. Alternatively on-street parking and a Pay & Display is available on Church Street, approximately 800 yards away

Note: children must be supervised at all times when using the decked veranda on account of steep steps.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas