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Bell Island Cottage: four star, harbour views!

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Bell Island Cottage (central red roofed house)
Excellent
67 reviews
Bell Island Cottage (central red roofed house)
Bell Island Kitchen
Bell Island bathroom
Bell Island double room
Bell Island twin room
Living Room
Bell Island large shower
view from Bell Island Cottage
View of Whitby and cottage location
The famous Abbey
Whitby scene
Whitby scene
Whitby scene
Whitby scene
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England
A lovely self catering East Whitby cottage converted from a grade II listed building, along the harbour on Church Street, near the old town overlooking the marina with wonderful views. Sleeps 4 plus cot. Groups of 6 can also book our adjoining one bedroom cottage Laverick Steps.

The cottage has undergone an extensive renovation programme to now provide exceptional self catering holiday accommodation with unique style and character. The property commands wonderful views of the River Esk and marina and from here it is a short five minute walk to the town, shops, restaurants, bars and attractions, including the famous cobbled streets, traditional pan tiled roofs, historic abbey and 199 steps.

Bell Island Cottage is spread over three floors and is accessed at street level. The open plan lounge/kitchen is floored with natural slate and feat...
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About the Owner, MR R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jul 2010
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 108 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We do not live in the area but are easily contacted on phone or email. Our housekeeper lives locally.
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Excellent - based on 67 reviews
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Colin G
Saddleworth
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017

After a slight mishap with our intended rental,"Laverick Steps". Erica (the owner) suggested that we take "Bell Island Cottage" which forms part of the same property and fortunately was vacant for the duration of our stay. Even though Laverick Steps would more than have met our requirements, we found Bell Island Cottage had more of a comfortable feel to it,...

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Management response:

So glad you enjoyed your stay and apologies again for the mishap!

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teapot241...
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
88 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

The cottage is situated right beside the river around a three minute flat walk to the east side of town and bridge over to the west side. Great location and with a good pub next door but one, very handy for a relaxing drink after a day on the town. Very neat property set over three floors, the bathroom being...

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Management response:

So glad you had a good time and sorry about your knock with the ceiling. Hope you are OK. Theses old cottages can be challenging for taller people!

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Sandra A
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We stayed for 2 nights in the cottage. Perfectly situated for walking into Whitby. The cottage is small but very well furnished. Very clean. Comfortable bed. Wine and milk in the fridge on arrival. Biscuits, tea and coffee there too. Would highly recommend a visit.

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 725
£100
R 8 451
£490
15 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
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3 nights
R 1 897
£110
R 8 451
£490
25 May 2018 -
3 Jun 2018
Default
3 nights
R 1 897
£110
R 9 658
£560
4 Jun 2018 -
13 Jul 2018
Default
3 nights
R 1 897
£110
R 8 451
£490
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Three night prices quoted include the 3rd night for free.

Groups of 6 can book an adjoining one bedroom cottage (see Laverick Steps which sleeps 2) at a discount
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About the neighbourhood
Central location on the harbour overlooking the boats in the marina.

Whitby has it all and is the perfect tourist destination. A wonderful holiday beckons whatever your age, tastes or pastimes. Here are just a few ideas of things to do from the wealth of attractions not only in Whitby but the surrounding moors and coast around:

• Visit the historic Abbey, St Mary's Church and climb the 199 Steps for stunning views
• Take a steam train ride on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway through fabulous scenery
• Learn about Captain Cook's time in Whitby and his epic voyages at the Memorial Museum
• Explore the scenic delights of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park
• Visit the nearby picturesque fishing villages of Robin Hoods Bay
Getting around
A care is useful but not essential. There are regular buses up and down the coast.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Leeds: 135.0 km
Railway: Whitby: 0.5 km
Ferry: Newcastle: 120.0 km
Whitby is linked by mainland train north to Middlesbrough and by a steam rail service to Pickering (limited service in Winter). There are also regular bus links to Scarborough, Middlesbrough, York and Leeds, towns also served by mainland train services.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km.
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