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“Cozy little cottage, perfect base”
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22 reviews
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Master bedroom with country style interior
The four poster bed makes Haven Cottage the ideal romantic getaway
The living room's dining table Set for four diners for those meals in.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Scarborough, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Very good - based on 22 reviews
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Michaela...
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Cozy little cottage, perfect base”
Reviewed 2 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights in late October, it's a lovely little place with everything you could possibly need. The highlights for us was the open fire, and the very comfortable mattress. The cottage is almost directly opposite The Peacock pub, very friendly pub, offering meals, they also allowed our dogs in. A bit further up the road is The coachman inn, again very friendly and wonderful food, the steak and ale pie was delicious. The cottage is a great base, we visited Thornton Dale, Dalby Forest, Whitby, Filey, Scarborough, Thirsk and Bridlington. It was a great break, and we'd love to return in the future. The only slight negative for us was not having a garden for our dogs, but there is a lane just opposite that takes you off amongst the fields, this was great for our dogs.

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Liked best: Open fire and the memory foam mattress
Liked least: no secure garden for our dogs
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Laura B
1 review
“CUTE AND COSILY COMFORTABLE”
Reviewed 26 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We would happily return to this cosy cottage. It was clean and comfortable and the bathroom upgrade is a delight. Parking right outside the front door is useful, but I would recommend backing into the space for greater safety on exit as the property is on a main road. The traffic noise was not a problem. The cottage location is great for a jaunt to Scarborough and I can thoroughly recommend a trip to Pickering for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. Why are steam trains so romantic?! The only minor gripes would be why no battery in the mantle clock, and a small welcome pack of, say, fresh milk, bread and biscuits would not go amiss. As an aside for any fellow woodturners, do visit Snainton Woodworking Supplies which are barely five minutes away in the car. They have a wonderful selection of wood blanks!

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Liked best: Location, main road notwithstanding, and four poster bed.
Liked least: Banal, but lack of battery in a clock?!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Paul L
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6 reviews
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“Family trip away ”
Reviewed 16 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

From 15/07/16. 17/07/16

Wot a lovely cottage it's so nice and clean lovely bathroom and kitchen pub over road fish and chip shop 4 houses up paper shop 5 houses down wot more could you ask for my wife and daughter love it so thinking of coming again next year and not for from the beach and the people round here are nice and kind

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jarcar123...
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good location for visiting yorkshire”
Reviewed 26 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Cottage lovely and cosy stayed for five days ideal base for visiting local areas. Concerned about previous remarks about noisey traffic but as out all day not a problem fish and chips down the road lovely worth a visit favourite place was Whitby definitely worth a visit very enjoyable . Cottage in lovely area owner very nice and friendly .

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mldefusco
Rothwell, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Lovely little cottage, perfect for four.”
Reviewed 19 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Lovely place, pretty village, pub across the road is a great bonus, and has started to serve food from Thurs - Sun, we didn't get to eat as left on the Friday but it looked lovely! Chippy up road, (that's my best Yorkshire accent) was delicious - proper sea side chips too.
Fabulous location as a short drive from everywhere. Don't be fooled by sun in the village and think it will be sunny by the coast....because it wont be. Good North Sea air.....Take a coat, hat, gloves and scarf, because you'll need them even in summer.
The property is on a very busy road, but we knew this prior to booking and the windows are double glazed, and when closed you can hardly hear a car or the thundering lorries, despite how busy it was we did not have any issues pulling into or off of the drive. The only slightly negative I would say is that the outside area is on the drive, in full view of the road, so don't expect to have a bbq or a quiet glass of wine in the evening sun. The property was very well equipped, including games and DVD's. bedding and beds were comfy and clean and the towels provided were the nicest, fluffiest and thick, I've ever used in a holiday let environment. Owner was very helpful and instructions for arrival and directions were perfect. All in all - Great value and lovely cottage.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: no outside space
Travelling group: Teenagers
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routh60
Bradford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Haven cottage”
Reviewed 1 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016
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Good location for seaside resorts,cottage was well equipped ,the only downside was the bed was too soft for us.Nice pub across the road and fish shop nearby was very good,the locals in the pub were friendly and the food was good.

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hellsbell...
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Lovely cottage”
Reviewed 14 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016
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We stayed for 3 nights in this cosy cottage set in the pretty village of snainton which is about 9 miles from Scarborough. It is a great place to stay in order to enjoy all that the area has to offer. While there we visited Scarborough, Whitby, Robin Hoods Bay and Dalby Forest and can recommend them all.
The cottage itself is finished to a high standard and everything is provided including central heating, linen, towels and wifi. The owner was there to meet us and explain about the cottage and also the local area eg where the nearest shops were and to answer any other questions we might have had.
The four poster bed was a really lovely touch but there did seem to be a bit of a dip in the middle of the bed, still very comfortable with the memory foam mattress. The shower had two heads, if you use the bigger one it does tend to wet the floor as its very powerful. The only real down side to the cottage was the noise from the very busy main road that the cottage is set on. However we had read the reviews so already knew this and decided to go anyway, take some ear plugs if you are a light sleeper and it shouldn't be a problem.

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