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“Enjoyable first family holiday”
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Filey, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Clarabell...
York, United Kingdom
1 review
“Enjoyable first family holiday”
Reviewed 16 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We returned from The Bay yesterday after an enjoyable 5 night stay at 26 The Parade, we are 2 adults & 1 8 month old baby. The Bay is well located, halfway between Bridlington & Scarborough, and not far from Filey itself.
It is right on the beach but as mentioned before its a very steep walk down to it. Which we did once. The other times we went further afield.
We arrived last Sunday & were able to get into the apartment about 1pm. We rented the accommodation through HolidayLettings.co.uk so didn't have to go through a check in process, the keys & info were posted to us a few days prior to our holiday.
The apartment itself was great, lovely kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer & of course fridge (with freezer compartment) & cooker. Washing up liquid, scourer & cloth were provided which I thought was good. To be honest it looks a lot bigger on the photo's! But it is a decent size.
Having a baby with us we found the washer/dryer very handy especially as the weather was rather unpredictable! We arrived to torrential rain!
The bedroom was perfectly adequate for myself & my partner & a travel cot for our little one. I slept really well on the bed. Loads of drawers. Decent built in wardrobe but only 3 coat hangers so take your own! TV in bedroom too (with Freeview). Only complaint about the bedroom is the curtains. They are cream & rather thin and there is a street light right outside the bedroom so the room is well lit! Even after midnight! The curtains from the living room would be fine in the bedroom as we closed them early evening to get our daughter off to sleep & thought it was about 11pm it was that dark!
Living room was Living/Diner/Kitchen - open plan but fine for a weeks holiday. To be honest the sofa & some of the dining chairs have seen better days! You can feel the sofa springs if you sit in the middle of it, but again its just a base for your hols so not a great issue! Overall could do with a lick of paint. Big bathroom, good size bath & good shower.
There is a cupboard with the boiler in which we stored our suitcases etc in during our stay, watch the light fitting if you use this! How it is still in once piece I don't know! The cupboard hits it as you open it unless you remember & hold it out of the way! Again not an issue at all but just a heads up!
The Bay itself looks like a new housing estate, looks really nice, clean, quiet. We were across the road from further building work but weren't disrupted by noise or anything.
No phone signal at all in our apartment or Wifi. Though we think the pub may have had Wifi. Was actually quite nice to be 'incommunicado' but with the site being new I would have expected phone signal & Wifi.
We ate in the pub, The John Paul Jones, twice & couldn't fault the food or the service. Food was lovely both times, and all the staff friendly & polite.
The pool was basic, small paddling pool for the kids & then a larger for the adults. I didn't use the larger of the pools as I had our little girl with me. Could be better changing facilities for those with kids/babies. In the ladies changing there was one baby changing station (fold down table from the wall) in the main changing room. Would have been handy to have a cubicle with baby changing facility as I had to stand there dripping whilst trying to get my daughter sorted first. This did put me off returning to be honest.
For us overall this was a good place to stay, a good base to get to the attractions, coast etc. We would probably stay again as a couple though not as a family as we feel as our daughter gets older she will probably need more amusement & entertaining which The Bay is lacking. It is immediately next door to Primrose Valley so for the older children I would suspect that would be a better bet.
Overall a lovely first holiday with our little lady! :- )

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Travelling group: Young Children
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Linda M
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“Home from home perfect for us and our dogs”
Reviewed 15 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Very clean apartment with everything you need except no bread knife only a small veg knife, bed wasn't too bad but a bit lumpy and was a street lamp outside bedroom window so could do with a black out blind so it didn't feel you where sleeping with the light on,There also isn't a clothes airer so hanged our wet washing around the rads, these are only very small niggles and wouldn't stop us returning. Also note there isn't a direct exit to a patio area as you may think by looking at photos but no 16 has a patio. The Bay is very clean and is very pretty how it has been designed and has a lovely security man going around all the time to keep it safe. There is building work still in progress but that wasn't noisy and didn't bother us. Had a lovely roast in the pub John Paul who welcomes your dogs. The beach is easy to get too and is beautiful. The grass fields with ponds is brilliant to walk your dogs mine loved following all the different paths that is mowed amongst the longer grass. Bev was easy to get in touch with if needed. Will defiantly stay again if we decide to return to Yorkshire.

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Liked best: Clean bad dog friendly
Liked least: Bed mattress
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Roy847
Kettering, United Kingdom
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“The Bay studio rental”
Reviewed 20 June 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Excellent value for money has all mod cons all you would require in a rental property the bay has a holiday village feel to it with a peaceful quite relaxed atmosphere.
Enjoyed our stay for the week we were there.
The only gripe I have is that no instruction books were available for the Microwave Dishwasher and Washer which had me head scratching to work the microwave and dishwasher didn't use the washer managed to work these, but not sure if microwave was 750 850 900 watt.
Also not sure what programme to use on the dishwasher so not used efficiently!!!
The only other thing was the bedroom curtains were not blackout curtains and as there are two outside street lights found it a little difficult to sleep at times.
Otherwise as said before excellent property and would recommend.

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Liked best: The peaceful location
Liked least: Nothing
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carolgoan...
county durham
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“top class”
Reviewed 17 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Booked a 4 night stay and took our 2 dogs can honestly say we all loved it, the apartment is perfect everything you need is provided my only gripe if I was to be picky is that the sofa and chair could be more comfortable ,the kitchen is well equipped with all you need to cater for yourself and even a dishwasher to clean up for you .the tv in the bedroom was a nice addition when hubby was watching football ,we enjoyed taking our dogs the the pub for a liquid lunch after a lovely walk down to the beach , the meadow is excellent for a stroll with the dogs after tea so well kept and pathways are mown into the grass nice touch all in all a perfect getaway to a truly dog friendly holiday village will definitely book to return

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Liked best: the standard of the accommodation
Liked least: sofa and chair
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PaulaMcNa...
Leeds, United Kingdom
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“The Bay excellent place to stay”
Reviewed 15 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Went to The Bay and stayed at 16 the Parade. Our original nap booking was for 26 but there was an issue with the boiler. The owner called us prior to arriving and changed our accommodation with no issue at all. We even got in at 1pm .Lovely accommodation. Clean and well maintained by the owners.
Nice walk along the beach to Filey.
Food in the pub is good quality.
Didn't use the pool but looked nice will use next time.
Great base to explore the East Coast and reasonably priced .

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