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    Perfect for a larger family wishing to explore Whitby with its harbour, narrow cobbled streets and the famous Whitby Abbey.

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      Cottage

    • Asset 46

      4 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 8 people

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      pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Dishwasher
      Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Highchair
      Highchair
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Stairgate
      Stairgate
    • Television
      Television
    • Christmas themed cottage
      Christmas themed cottage
    • WiFi
      WiFi
    • Baby and toddler friendly
      Baby and toddler friendly
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Fishing nearby
      Fishing nearby
    • Pets – not allowed
      Pets – not allowed
    • Coastal within 1 mile
      Coastal within 1 mile
    • Coastal within 3 miles
      Coastal within 3 miles
    • Coastal within 5 miles
      Coastal within 5 miles
    • Walk-in shower/bath
      Walk-in shower/bath
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    • Station within 1 mile
      Station within 1 mile
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Perfect for a larger family wishing to explore Whitby with its harbour narrow cobbled streets and the famous Whitby Abbey.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\n\nUtility room \nWith microwave washing machine and tumble dryer.\n\nBedroom 1\n With double bed and en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.\n\n \nFirst Floor \n\n\nLiving room \nWith 46 Freesat Smart TV.\n\nKitchendining room \nWith electric oven gas hob microwave American style fridgefreezer and dishwasher.\n\nBathroom \nWith shower over bath and toilet.\n\n \nSecond Floor \n\n\nBedroom 2 \nWith kingsize bed and en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.\n\nBedroom 3 \nWith twin beds.\n\nBedroom 4\n With bunk bed.\n\n \n\n \n\nGas central heating gas electricity bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot highchair and stairgate. Welcome pack.\n\n Enclosed garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.\n\nCaptain’s House is a modern town house in a fantastic location situated just a short walk away from the bustling heart of Whitby on the Yorkshire Heritage Coast. It has four bedrooms two of which are en-suite and an open plan kitchendining area which has views of the river and steam railway and makes for a great social hub There is also a separate living room with leather corner sofa with reclining seats - perfect to relax in after an exciting day out. Outside is a good-sized garden a suntrap in good weather and which has views of the river and railway and you can see the steam train leave Whitby Station. This location is a haven for walkers and cyclists and many walks can be accessed from the doorstep including a riverside walk along the Esk or along the disused railway line between Whitby and Scarborough known as the Cinder Track and which calls at picturesque Robin Hood’s Bay. There is even an enclosed playground for the kids in front of the house. \n\nFamous for its links to Bram Stoker’s ’Dracula’ novel Whitby has a Gothic flavour with its abbey atop the famous 199 steps offering exhilarating views every way you turn from this natural vantage point across the harbour and town and into the countryside beyond. The ruins of the abbey stand proudly on top of the East Cliff headland above the busy seaside town of Whitby. The old town has cobbled streets and independent shops galore as well as a fantastic foodie scene with everything from award-winning fish and chips to gastro pubs bistros and traditional pub fayre. There are plenty of tea rooms and coffee shops mixed amongst the ice cream parlours and pubs with live music all year round. Whitby plays host to many different festivals and events from the bi-annual Goth weekends a 60s music festival a regatta and popular Folk Festival so keep an eye on the calendar of events. There is a 2 mile stretch of golden sand to explore with rock pools and fossil hunting or take a boat trip out to sea for a different view of this striking coastline. \n\nVenture further afield and visit the North York Moors National Park for some stunning scenery. Take a steam train journey into the heart of the National Park from Whitby station and snake into lush greenery. You can also visit ‘Aidensfield’ from the TV series ’Heartbeat’ at Goathland. Explore the Yorkshire Heritage Coast and discover the many hidden gems such as Runswick Bay Robin Hood’s Bay and Staithes which are all a short drive away. The traditional seaside town of Scarborough is 20 miles to the south and has plenty to offer with its expanse of beaches a waterpark and an open-air theatre which has regular international bands and acts performing throughout the summer. There is so much more in the area including the walled city of York Pickering and an abundance of historic abbeys across North Yorkshire. For family fun visit Flamingo Land theme park or take a day trip across to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Beach ½ mile. Shop 250 yards pub and restaurant 200 yards. " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/145/840/1458452.jpg UK2494

    Captain’s House reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.7 out of 10 – based on 20 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.7

    Comfort and Equipment

    9.6

    Location

    9.6

    Cleanliness

    9.7

    Value for money

    9.4

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    8
    out of 10

    Extremely well appointed house less than half a mile walk to the very centre of Whitby but in a nice quiet location. Very clean and comfortable and extremely well equipped, especially the kitchen where you'll want for nothing. There are two designated off street car parking places but you can fit three cars as long as they aren't all 4x4's. On top of that it's only 150 yards to the nearest fish and chip shop and 200 yards to the first gastro pub. I would recommend driving to the supermarket though but you should only have to do that once.

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    2020-02-13

    10
    out of 10

    Well equipped, clean, spacious, parking, close to town centre.

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    2019-11-04

    10
    out of 10

    What a great place. Easily accommodated 2 families, spotlessly clean and really well equipped. The welcome basket was a lovely touch. Great location, just a 10min walk into centre of Whitby. Would highly recommend.

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    2019-10-29

    10
    out of 10

    Lovely house, superbly equipped. Very clean and comfortable. 15 minute walk into town

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    2019-10-15

    10
    out of 10

    We had such a peaceful and relaxing time hope to return

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    2019-10-09

    10
    out of 10

    Its an amazing place to stay and we are returning next year. Nice and clean very spacious and lovely back garden

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    2019-09-01

    10
    out of 10

    Very well equipped had a lovely stay very nice house

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    2019-08-18

    9
    out of 10

    We enjoyed a wonderful stay in this immaculate house as a family of 8 aged from 9 to 79. The house felt spacious and is perfectly located for anyone wanting to enjoy a traditional seaside holiday in Whitby. We would definitely stay here again.

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    2019-07-29

    10
    out of 10

    Absolutely fantastic. House had EVERYTHING you could possibly want or need.

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    2019-06-24

    10
    out of 10

    7 adults and two toddlers, fabulous holiday, even the changeable weather didn't dampen our experience. The house was great, safe for the toddlers, very clean, very comfortable and with excellent facilities. Would highly recommend and would book it again.

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    2019-06-12

    10
    out of 10

    Captains house was a comfortable , well equipped holiday home suitable for8 people. It is kept spotlessly clean by a lovely lady who very promptly sorted a problem with the tv .

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    2019-06-04

    10
    out of 10

    Perfect place to stay with a young family. We have 1 year old twins... there was a nice big kitchen, utility room, safe lounge and stair gates on all the stairs. We couldn’t have asked for anymore. Location good also.. less than 10 minutes walk to the centre of Whitby

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    2019-06-05

    10
    out of 10

    Fantastic. Great house. Well furnished.Everything provided.Convenient location. Lovely outside garden space plus parking

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    2019-05-20

    8
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    2020-02-26

    10
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    2020-02-23

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