Bronte's Rest

Scarborough, Yorkshire Coast

  • 3 Star
  • Special offerBook and take a break between the 8th April and the 13th July and receive a 15% discount!
  • Special offerLast minute discount! 10% off bookings starting within 14 days (may not apply in conjunction with other offers)

You can book this property from:

  • £301 per week
  • £43 per night
  • 3 Star
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets
  • WiFi
  • Garden/Courtyard


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine


  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden, courtyard or patio
  • Enclosed garden, courtyard or patio
  • Parking permit provided
  • On-street parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack provided
  • Sea/coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement


Property Name: Bronte’s Rest

Description: House


Pre-arrival and local facilities


Nearest bus stop: Newborough, Scarborough town, 5 mins

Nearest train station: Scarborough town centre, 10 min walk

Nearest petrol station:

Mobility equipment hire is:

Nearest food shop: Princess Square, 2 mins

Nearest pub/restaurant: Princess Square, 2mins


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available: Public car park

Number of spaces available: First come first served basis

For what sized car: N/A

Parking surface is: N/A

Is the parking level: N/A

Is there good space to unload once parked: Unload at property

Distance to property from parking: 5 mins

Distance to nearest public parking area: 5 mins

It is pay and display or scratchcard

The width of the path to the property is car free lane

The number of steps to the entrance is 1


Main entrance


The main entrance door width is standard

Number of steps to the main entrance is 1

The height of the key safe is 4ft

The height of the key hole is standard

How many other entrances to the property are there? 1

The other entrance door widths are: N/A

Number of steps to the other entrances: N/A


Living and dining rooms


Type of flooring: Tiles and laminate

Width of doorways: N/A

Is there good space between furniture? Limited

Is the furniture movable or fixed? Movable




Type of flooring: Tiled

Width of doorways: N/A

Worktop height: Standard

Is oven set high or low? Normal cooker

Fridge height: Low small fridge

Freezer height: Ice box

Is crockery stored in high or low cupboards: Low

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes, which and where? No


Bedrooms and landings


How many floors does the property have? 2

Number of steps between floors: 12

Type of flooring: Wood and carpet, rugs

Width of the doorways:

Bed sizes:

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed? Movable


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: Tiles

Width of the doorways:

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? Ground floor only

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? Shower on ground floor only

Is there a ground floor WC? Yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? Yes

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? Yes

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? No


Outdoor facilities


External areas are level

Is permanent seating provided?

Is there outside lighting?

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces?

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? No

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? Wall – cobbled stones

Are there any other hazards? Cobbled stone path




Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? No

If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls?

Mobile phone reception information: Variable

Closest public telephone is:

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes

Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No


Additional relevant information


Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property:



This access statement has been completed by the owner and Ingrid Flute’s is not to be held responsible for the content therein.




For character by the sea, Bronte’s Rest is the perfect mix of traditional seaside charm and quirky eclectic touches, nestled beneath the ramparts of Scarborough’s historic castle. This delightful and cosy Victorian fisherman's cottage is ideally situated in the medieval Old Town, close to the South Bay and the seafront. Bronte's Rest has been furnished and decorated with great care, incorporating William Morris fabrics with stunning stained glass and traditional features.
With two comfortable bedrooms, Bronte’s Rest provides a peaceful sanctuary from which to enjoy a break by the coast. The cottage is just two minutes’ walk from Scarborough’s harbour and a beautiful sandy beach, as well as being perfectly positioned for many fantastic restaurants, ice cream parlours and quality fish & chip shops. After a busy day spent exploring all of Scarborough’s many attractions, you’ll love returning to the unique period charm and character of Bronte’s Rest, enjoying a relaxing glass of wine and a chat in the charming lounge in front of the traditional Victorian open fire or planning tomorrow’s adventure huddled around the kitchen table. The cottage can accommodate up to four guests, making it the ideal choice for families or a couple looking for a seaside break, and two small dogs are also welcome.

Entrance: Into the open plan Lounge/Kitchen/Diner.
Lounge/Kitchen/Dining Room: Two two-seater sofas, a captain’s armchair, fridge with ice-box, gas hob, oven & grill, microwave, TV with Freeview, DVD player, radio, iPod docking station, washing machine
Bathroom: Shower, toilet, boiler.

Bedroom 1: Double bed, two bedside tables and lamps, hanging space.
Bedroom 2: Two single beds, bedside cabinet and lamp, hanging space, original feature fireplace.

Pets: Two small dogs welcome.
Parking: On street parking available on a first come first served basis. Scratch cards provided for on street parking.
Garden/Patio: Enclosed courtyard with outside seating.
Heating: Gas central heating and open fire.
Short Breaks: Accepted all year round; booking restrictions apply for peak times.
Notes: Towels, travel cot, highchair and stairgate are provided. Mobile phone signal is variable. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge.
Pub: 0.1 miles Shop: 0.1 miles


Area Information

Scarborough is an all year round destination, with its busy fishing harbour and marina a hub of excitement whatever the weather. Scarborough Castle is set in a stunning location and offers visitors panoramic views over the dramatic coastline. The 2,500-year old building is a must see for anyone visiting the area, and a wonderful day out for everyone.
There's so much to see and do during the day in this lovely seaside town, but also plenty of places to relax and unwind in the evening, including many bars and eateries along the seafront.