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Maritimus Cottage

68 reviews
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
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This delightful 300 year old fisherman's cottage has been fully modernised, yet retains many original quirky and unique features. It is superbly located on the harbourside and small beach, just 20 metres from all the local restaurants, bars and shops, as well as the famous 199 steps. From the four front windows of the property guests can enjoy fabulous views directly on to the harbour/ beach and out to sea. It's near impossible to to find a front line location/luxury holiday cottage with stunning views in front of the harbour and beach, this is the one. The cottage is fully equipped with all that the self catering visitor may need, including a modern gallery kitchen with black granite worktops, built-in Bosch oven hob and dishwasher. In the sitting room/kitchen is solid oak floorboards, a...This delightful 300 year old fisherman's cottage has been fully modernised, yet retains many original quirky and unique features. It is superbly located on the harbourside and small beach, just 20 metres from all the local restaurants, bars and shops, as well as the famous 199 steps. From the four front windows of the property guests can enjoy fabulous views directly on to the harbour/ beach and out to sea. It's near impossible to to find a front line location/luxury holiday cottage with stunning views in front of the harbour and beach, this is the one. The cottage is fully equipped with all that the self catering visitor may need, including a modern gallery kitchen with black granite worktops, built-in Bosch oven hob and dishwasher. In the sitting room/kitchen is solid oak floorboards, a comfortable modern black leather corner suite, black wall fire and black wall mounted sky TV. Free WiFi is available. The house bathroom has marble flooring an old style Victorian bath with claw feet in addition to a modern corner shower cubicle. Old style cast radiators provide central heating. The cottage sleeps 5 in two doubles (1 ensuite) and one single room, with an additional shared bathroom. All 3 bedrooms enjoy fantastic views over the harbour, beach and out to sea. All windows have stylish window shutters, all bedroom furniture is solid oak. Towels and bedding included in the price. Children are welcome but no pets. Please note there is moderate slope leading to the cottage and, with angled stairs both outside and inside the cottage, may mean the cottage is not suitable for the very elderly or infirm.More
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Adam B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cottage is lovely and comfortable! But needs some work in the steps leading up to the cottage ! It needs a good sweep and de weed so does the walk way to the front door! Also nothing was mentioned about the club at the...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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adamjamesbyrne, VR Owner at Maritimus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I will speak to the cleaning company to ensure that the cottage is cleaned to the high standards I expect in future. I can only apologise on behalf of The Yacht Club - they are aware that the area is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 2nd time to visit this quite wonderful establishment and it certainly won't be the last. This special occasion,my wife's 60th birthday,was shared with our son and daughter-in-law (they were very impressed too). Everything about it is spot-on,it was spotlessly clean and tidy on our...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Bob H
adamjamesbyrne, VR Owner at Maritimus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I fell in love with cottage and its quirky layout and hopefully have done my best to keep its nature but have all the little comforts of home. I look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Maritimus cottage Whitby, North Yorkshire was clean and in a good location, walking distance to the main beach, shops, Pubs and restaurants. Lovey food available in most restaurant. but its not very child friendly and we had difficulty taking the pushchair in pubs, restaurants...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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adamjamesbyrne, VR Owner at Maritimus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the location in the centre of the Old Town. My apologies about the parking. It is always an issue in Whitby and cannot be helped however, I do provide information on the closest six car...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed in this beautiful cottage before and we find it always immaculate inside and a fantastic view of the sea and the Whale Bones on the opposite side of the sea. The sand beach is just outside the cottage down a few step....More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank scubapinky
adamjamesbyrne, VR Owner at Maritimus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the cottage location and the fantastic views across our little beach, the harbour and beyond. I look forward to welcoming you back on youre next visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love Whitby and visit every year. We booked Maritimus Cottage when our usual place was not available. We were converted and this is our third stay - still count ourselves lucky . With Whitby you can never guarantee the weather but with the location...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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adamjamesbyrne, VR Owner at Maritimus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I hope the cottage comforts made up for the weather and at least being close to the plethora of shops, restaurants, tea rooms and pubs in the Old Town made you visit to Whitby enjoyable. I look forward to welcoming...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Dishwasher
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hairdryer
TV
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
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