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Treasure Chest

Whitby, North York Moors & Coast (Ref. 953132)

5.0

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Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

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

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30 Customer Reviews

  • "Treasure Chest is outstanding and exceeded expectations."

    Everything from the welcome pack, the cleanliness, the modern equipment and comfort provided a perfect holiday. We would certainly recommend and will return in the future.

    Thank you for your lovely review. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Treasure Chest and that you feel able to recommend us to others. Kind Regards Craig & Mandy Dutton Property Owner

    Reviewed by PeterJul 2022

  • "Just got back from the Treasure Chest in Whitby."

    We would highly recommend staying here. The apartment was lovely, clean well equipped. A lovely welcome chest with lots of goodies. Including a cake and card for my son's birthday. Local to the centre of town. It was like home from home. The owners were also very helpful. Would definitely stay again. Thanks Craig and Mandy.

    Thank you for your very kind review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at Treasure Chest and that you would be happy recommend us to others Kind Regards Craig & Mandy Dutton Property Owner

    Reviewed by TraceyJul 2022

  • "The property owners have gone above and beyond with equipment and furnishings in the apartment."

    Everything was spotlessly clean, automatic lights on when you moved about the apartment, very handy lighting on the stairs. A very generous welcome pack was greatly appreciated, it included milk, tea bags, coffee, biscuits and a bottle of Prosecco, plus a bag of treats for the dog. We met the owners on arrival and they were very informative about the area and very helpful with our one or two questions. Told us to ring anytime with any problems should they occur , a very friendly couple. Parking in the courtyard was a bonus as we were so close to the centre of Whitby, took us about 5 mins to walk into the centre of town and the harbour. Very convenient to be so close to all the amenities. Perfect location if you don’t want to venture far, we only used the car twice in the week to visit elsewhere. Highly recommend this property if you want a hassle free break, lovely and comfortable. The one thing I could say against it is the seagulls, very noisy at this time of the year with their young leaving their nests. But never spoiled it for us, we come from a seaside town ourselves so are used to it.

    Thank you for your very kind review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at Treasure Chest. You have certainly had wonderful weather for your break. We understand about the gulls with babies at this time of year. We appreciate that they add to the atmosphere but also they add to your car as well. Kind Regards Craig & Mandy Dutton Property Owner

    Reviewed by GillJul 2022

  • "The property was everything you could wish for and I would have no problem recommending it to anyone."

    If we ever stay in Whitby again we would most certainly stay at Treasure Chest again. The owners gave us all the information needed and more. The only thing was they left a note saying we could take a miniature treasure chest home with us which I promised my 5 year old grandson but unfortunately there wasn’t one.

    We are pleased to read that Treasure Chest Whitby was everything that you had wished for. Avast! Our sincere apologies to your Mini Matey (Grandson); There should indeed have been a miniature Treasure Chest in your Welcome Pack, as a memento of your voyage. Shiver me Timbers! It looks like the Pirates may have had away with the Treasure on this occasion. With a favourable wind and tide, we will ensure that you receive your booty in the next week & by hook or by crook, when we catch the blaggards, we'll make them walk the plank! Captain Craig & Midshipman Mandy Property Owner

    Reviewed by StephenMay 2022

  • "We had a fabulous week."

    All facilities were spot on and true to the description. Extremely clean and everything had been carefully thought about. Kitchen very well stocked with everything you could possibly need. Beds very comfy. Thoughtful touch of our own Treasure Chest of goodies on arrival too.

    Thank you for review. We work hard with our teams to try to ensure that evrything is as we ourselves would expect it to be, so it makes us very happy when guests recognise the "thoughful touches" and the hidden expenses of "comfy beds", so that ultimately our guests have that "fabulous week" that you appear to have enjoyed. Thank you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by HeatherMay 2022

  • "Beautiful property with everything we could have wanted."

    Clean, well equipped, great location - nothing was overlooked. Would love to return and meanwhile we are recommending it to all our friends and family.

    Thank you very nucj for your lovely comments. So pleased to know thst you enjoyed yourselves. Kind Regards Craig and Mandy Dutton Property Owner

    Reviewed by GayeMar 2022

  • "Had a wonderful week."

    The apartment was amazing and spotlessly clean. Loved the treasure chest that greeted us on arrival ... treats for adults, children and dogs. The location was spot on ... local just across the road and only a short stroll into the centre. Would not hesitate in recommending

    Thank you Janet for you kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Treasure Chest. Kind Regards Craig & Mandy Dutton Property Owner

    Reviewed by JanetMar 2022

  • "Can’t add much more to what has been said already."

    From start to finish everything was what you would want from a place to stay. A perfect home from home. Totally relaxing and can’t recommend enough. Certainly one I would consider returning to.

    We are glad that you like our holiday home and the thought that you would like to make it your home again.. Thank you for your feedback. Regards Craig and Mandy Property Owner

    Reviewed by PaulFeb 2022

  • "Treasure Chest is a real Gem…."

    We have just returned from 2 weeks staying at The Treasure Chest. From start to finish Mandy and Craig are thoughtful & caring hosts. The apartment was very clean & spacious with everything you need for home from home luxury and much much more. Perfectly decorated for Christmas, but not over the top. Welcome Chest was brilliant. As we were staying for 2 weeks we were given an Enhanced Welcome Chest with extra bits, which was amazing. The bed was very comfortable. Love the design, layout and decor of the apartment. The owners have thought of everything and more. Thankyou for allowing us to stay at this wonderful apartment. Our dog thoroughly enjoyed his daily walks along the beach. And I enjoyed the Fish & Chips. I would definitely recommend this apartment to friends and family. We would definitely return.

    Thank you for your kind words. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed many aspects of Whitby and The Treasure Chest during the Christmas Festival time. We believe that during your stay, you also had opportunity to see Whitby's Krampus Run. We would love to host your return during warmer months, perhaps for one of the Goth Weekends, Sailing Regattas, or any of the many other events throughout the year. Property Owner

    Reviewed by TreenaDec 2021

  • "Absolutely stunning apartment with everything you could need, thought of."

    Great location and a perfect base for going off exploring

    Reviewed by DeanNov 2021

  • "Absolutely beautiful apartment with everything and more you could possibly need for your stay!"

    Great location too! The hosts couldn't have been more helpful and as it was Halloween, the apartment was beautifully decorated throughout! Absolutely outstanding! Would highly recommend to anyone! Can't wait to return!! :)

    Reviewed by YvonneOct 2021

  • "We had such a wonderful stay at Treasure Chest."

    The property was beautifully decorated, extremely clean and had literally everything you could think of! All amenities and furnishings were of a really high quality and we all slept so well (even our little 20 month old). The apartment itself was huge, so please don’t be put off that it isn’t a house. Everything was so well organised and communication was great, from start to finish. The owners were so lovely and helpful, even posting back to me an item of clothing I accidentally left behind. I would highly recommend treasure chest to either couples or families; the location is absolutely superb. I’ve never been to the Whitby area before but we have been telling all our family and friends how special treasure chest is. We made memories that will last a lifetime and will definitely return.

    Reviewed by SamanthaOct 2021

  • "Upon arrival, Mr Dutton the owner of Treasure Chest (a very pleasant man) met us in the Car Park at the back of the apartment building and gave us the ins and outs of how the electronic gate worked and the key lock mechanism."

    The three bedroom apartment was everything as advertised and more. Everything that we thought we would need and brought with us was already provided, the welcome pack of goodies was excellent and the instruction booklet regarding every piece of equipment in the apartment was easy to understand. Beds were comfortable and rooms airy with plenty of wardrobe space, en-suite and bathroom are a delight and living room and kitchen areas are superb. We had five adults staying and two dogs and the apartment had plenty of space for everyone. The Apartment is situated in a great location, only a seven minute walk to the train station which is adjacent to the town centre, which obviously for Whitby has plenty of Fish and Chip shops, restaurants and Public Bars. We walked everywhere and did not need the vehicles until vacating the apartment. It has been over forty years since i last went to Whitby, we as a family group had a fantastic time, the weather stayed fine for the week and would highly recommend Treasure Chest to everyone and have already done so.

    Reviewed by StephenOct 2021

  • "We would stay at the Treasure Chest again, very spacious, clean and had some lovely touches."

    Only a few minutes walk to town where we found some lovely restaurants to eat at.

    Reviewed by MSep 2021

  • "The apartment was amazing."

    Just what we wanted and allowed us to have a great holiday.

    Reviewed by AnnSep 2021

  • "It was like home from home, really well decorated throughout, nothing was to much trouble if you needed to no anything from the owners."

    The little touches and the treasure chests were a lovely thought and for the children. It was well equipped, not far from all the facilities.

    Reviewed by SharonSep 2021

  • "Fabulous apartment, totally enjoyed our stay."

    Felt like spending a week in a "John Lewis" advert :-) Good that descriptions were accurate. I was concerned about parking my 4x4 but more than adequate room for SUV in the allotted parking bay.

    Reviewed by DayleAug 2021

  • "Enjoyed our stay at Treasure Chest in Whitby."

    Hosts were very welcoming and accommodating. Property was amazing and catered above and beyond our needs. Would recommend this property to others.

    Reviewed by SaraAug 2021

  • "Excellent in all aspects, prior to the holiday the owners made sure that everything was in place to meet our requirements."

    The location is ideal, the property is maintained to a high standard, very comfortable, well equipped and extremely secure. The welcome 'Treasure Chest' gifts was appreciated by all including the dog. When we did contact the owners during our stay they immediately responded. Local knowledge is essential if taking more than one car, spaces do become available on the roads around the property but they are quickly snapped up (we managed to get a space outside the property for our second car). Thank you for a lovely holiday.

    Reviewed by PaulAug 2021

  • "The best accommodation."

    The best time ever! Immaculately clean and close to amenities. Would love to return some day

    Reviewed by PhilipJul 2021

  • "A fantastic apartment."

    Lovely and clean throughout when we arrived. We felt very comfortable and loved the homely touches inside. Had everything we needed to make it a lovely stay. Craig and Mandy were very well organised with regards to Covid guidelines and how we wanted certain elements done as our stay neared to make sure everything went smoothly.

    Reviewed by MichaelaJun 2021

  • "Treasure Chest was fabulous spacious accommodation."

    Great facilities, high quality decor and furnishings, every need has been thought about. Location super for exploring all Whitby has to offer on foot and easy access to all that the moors and coast have to offer. Excellent communications from the owners. Very Covid secure.

    Reviewed by MarieOct 2020

  • "It is a brilliant place to spend your holiday there we really enjoyed the place I would come back again"

    Reviewed by RonaldSep 2020

  • "The Treasure Chest is aptly named as everywhere you look there is beautiful art, objects and no cost has been spared to make it a luxurious space."

    The kitchen is very well stocked with everything in terms of pots and pans - even a pan big enough to make paella and a full spice rack. Try out the local butcher and fishmonger in town for delicious meals. There is a little balcony two of you can sit out on which was nice. Its a 5 minute walk into the town centre and having your own parking spot is brilliant in Whitby. Its one of the best kitchen's Ive had as someone who loves to cook and with the COVID we did spend more time eating in than usual. The beds were very comfortable and its a spacious apartment.

    Reviewed by ChristineSep 2020

  • "Ideal central location with secure off street parking."

    The apartment is well presented and has everything you need to enjoy your stay. The owner gave us their direct number so they were available should we have had any issues. Really nice place to stay.

    Reviewed by PeterSep 2020

  • "Treasure Chest is lovely, so well equipped."

    I’ve been to lots of cottages/apartments and this place is short of nothing. Very comfortable and relaxing. The communication was also excellent with the owners. Fantastic stay with 3 friends would recommend to anyone and less than a 10min walk to train & bus station right in town.

    Reviewed by AndreaSep 2020

  • "First Class apartment, very enjoyable stay"

    Reviewed by PeterAug 2020

  • "Excellent location."

    Parking space was a bonus. Very clean and extremely well equipped. Owners had definitely thought of everything. Would certainly recommend - only downside could be for older generation or the infirm as there were two flights of stairs to front door and no lift access. But this should not put others off

    Reviewed by DianeAug 2020

  • "The apartment is amazing, clean and very well equipped."

    Every need was catered for.

    Reviewed by DavidAug 2020

  • "Treasure Chest was in an ideal location close to the centre of Whitby."

    The property was immaculately clean and well equipped. The owners have thought of everything down to the smallest detail and there was nothing I could fault..we would definately stay here again

    Reviewed by SandraAug 2020

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Summary

  • Over second and third floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x third-floor super king-size (zip/link, can be twins on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x second-floor twin (zip/link, can be super king-size on request), 1 x second-floor double
  • Second-floor bathroom with shower over bath, basin and WC
  • Second-floor open-plan kitchen/dining/sitting room with balcony
  • Electric heating
  • Electric oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle, washer/dryer, Smart TVs, Blu-ray DVD, stereo, WiFi, selection of books, games, jigsaws and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Hairdryer
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request
  • Designated parking for one car, off road parking, roadside parking for second vehicle
  • Balcony with furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome, dog towels and bowls provided
  • Sorry,no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles

The property

A modern duplex apartment with a boutique hotel feel, just a 5-minute walk from the Train and Bus Stations.

Treasure Chest is well-placed for exploring Whitby on foot or discovering the nearby North York Moors, the Cleveland Way National Trail or the fossils and shipwrecks at Saltwick Bay.

Child and pet-friendly, Treasure Chest can sleep up to six adults plus one baby (travel cot available on request). A rarity in Whitby, Treasure Chest has designated parking for one car within the gated car park plus free roadside parking locally.

Situated over the second and third floor of a modern apartment block, Treasure Chest is ideally located, less than half a mile's stroll away from the centre of Whitby, with a pub, shop and chippy just a stone’s throw away.

Enter through the second-floor entrance and off the spacious hallway you are met with a large open-plan kitchen/living/dining space, with two 3-seater sofas, a recliner chair, table with seating for six, plus a high chair available for child if needed, along with a 56” screen Smart TV, Blu-ray player and stereo.

A feature mural and French doors that open onto a small balcony with table and chairs for two give this space a homely yet relaxed and airy feel. The large galley kitchen with cooking island houses all the modern conveniences you need for a self-catering seaside escape; cook dinner whilst watching TV with the family, without missing a beat!

On the same floor there are two comfy double bedrooms with skylights; one a double with a TV/DVD player, one with two singles that can be zip linked together to form an indulgent super king bed, plus a large flat screen TV and Blu-ray player.

There is a family bathroom with a shower over the bath, toilet and basin. Upstairs on the third floor is a sizeable master bedroom featuring a lake view wall mural with a zip/link super king bed, that can be split into twin beds for more flexible sleeping arrangements.

This delightful room features a loveseat, large screen Smart TV, coffee table with two chairs, a safe, multiple skylights, plus a roomy en-suite with a shower, toilet and basin.

Treasure Chest has storage spaces for your luggage plus all our bedrooms have wardrobes.

Whitby has loads to keep you, the kids and the dogs busy for whatever the length of your holiday; the port has many dog-friendly restaurants, pubs and parks as well as an all year round dog-friendly section of the large West Beach, plus views of the River Esk and the North Sea.

Visit the ruins of Whitby Abbey, inspirational within Bram Stoker’s Dracula.

Take a ghost walk after dark or hike up the 199 steps to the Church of St. Mary. Whitby is an all year-round destination with something special happening most weekends.

If you visit in April or October, experience the Whitby Goth Weekend festival devoted to the Gothic lifestyle and its influences. Treasure Chest is your welcoming duplex with a homely return for a break filled with fun and adventure.

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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 abundance of activity 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 every interest and time of year. 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. Hosting an abundance of leisure facilities, opportunities to explore the natural lands, and plenty of coastal delights, Whitby offers something for everyone. Close to the Robin Hood's Bay full of heritage wonders and scenic spots, and in 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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