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“Lovely house in a great location”

Review of Anstis Cottage

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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Ian P
Bradford, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Lovely house in a great location”
Reviewed 3 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Just back from a long weekend at Anstis Cottage and we have had a great time at this very comfortable,well-appointed house.One of a small group of modern homes in a quiet location, there is easy access to central Whitby...5 minutes drive or 20 minutes gentle walk along the Cinder Track which passes close by
At the rear of the house there are neat lawns where children can play safely ,a picnic table for relaxing lunches and extensive views up the Esk valley.....add the occasional visit from friendly ducks and great views of the steam trains......lovely.
Allison provides excellent service for guests, and we will certainly be back. Highly recommended

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Jun 2015
Thank you so much for your review and recommendations and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards Allison & Tony
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Mojojo201...
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Lovely homely clean modern cottage”
Reviewed 5 February 2015 for a stay in December 2014

My partner and I stayed here over the Christmas period and it was the best one ever! The cottage was quiet, in a good location if you enjoy walking and don't want to be in the centre of Whitby. There is a lovely walk into Whitby which takes 10-25 mins depending on how fast you walk.
It was very quiet (because it was xmas), there were only about four other families in the whole complex next to the bridge, which was good for us!
The rooms are large and the living room is open plan with a kitchen, all brand new. There was a xmas tree for us and it was all very nice there. No issues at all. Beautiful view of the viaduct bridge.
The landlady was very helpful and polite. The price was excellent.
Will be staying there again when we can!

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Liked best: The views and the living room!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
6 Feb 2015
Thank you for reviewing Anstis Cottage Jo and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Allison
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k f
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Great location”
Reviewed 31 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014

Really good location, loved walking into Whitby over the viaduct (cinder path). House spacious and well equipped. Owner Alison very helpful.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
1 Jan 2015
So pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay at Anstis Cottage and hope to welcome you back in 2015
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lulu07Lon...
london, england
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Lovely cottage, fabulous views”
Reviewed 25 June 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Nice quiet property with easy walk into Whitby. Great views of the moors and the viaduct. Would stay again

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
2 Jul 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review Anstis Cottage. So pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay. Regards
Allison
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peter6171...
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“great place with lovely views”
Reviewed 2 January 2014 for a stay in December 2013

stayed here for new year 2013/2014 and everything was great.lovely views,peacefful,warm and clean.all amenities that you would need.tv internet dvd player washer dishwasher etc.would definitely go back .it would be great to visit in the summer.

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
6 Jan 2014
Thank you for your comments and hope to welcome you back at Anstis soon.
Regards Allison & Tony
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Greg H
Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Lovely location”
Reviewed 16 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Great location for exploring Whitby and the surrounding areas. Communication from the owners was 2nd to none. Clean accommodation with good facilities. Would definately consider stopping there again.

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Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Reviewed 31 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
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  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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Management Response
31 Mar 2013
Dear Guests

Thank you for choosing Anstis Cottage for your stay in Whitby and for your comments.

Look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Regards
Allison and Tony
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