- £391 per week
- £56 per night
- 4 Guests
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 1 Pet
Beds & bedrooms
- Bed linen provided
- 1 king/super-king bed
- 2 single beds
- Washing machine
- 1 bathroom
- 2 WCs
- Towels provided
- On-street parking
How far to...?
- Beach 0.3 miles
- Pub 0.02 miles
- Shop 0.02 miles
- Welcome pack provided
Important - please note
- Check in: 4pm
- Check out: 10am
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Jet Cottage sleeps 4 in the delightful coastal town of Whitby on the North York Moors. Jet Cottage is close to all that Whitby has to offer, it is close to Skinner Street with shops, restaurants and cafes. A short walk takes you to West Cliff, a perfect place to start your exploration of Whitby. Have your photo taken by the Whalebone at the top of the cliff, play crazy golf or sit and look over the sea and the Abbey, the inspiration for Bram Stokers Dracula, there is also a superb visitor centre. The Spa is close by with plenty of entertainment throughout the year for all ages. Make your way down to the beach and let the kids enjoy a traditional donkey ride or tuck into Whitby’s famous fish and chips, a must while you are here. Visit the Endeavour replica, Captain Cooks ship which now resides in Whitby Harbour. A stay in Whitby is a great base for exploring the North York Moors with its walks and cycle ways and an abundance of wildlife. With, history, art, nature and superb restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs there really is something for everyone in Whitby.
Jet Cottage is a stylishly decorated and furnished, a traditional Whitby Cottage. Think winding staircases, original features, cast iron fireplaces and much more. A cosy living room, well equipped kitchen and relaxing bedrooms ensure that you will enjoy your stay in this pretty cottage.
Entrance: Four steps lead up to the front door which further leads into a small entrance porch with an attractive glass paned door which opens directly into the living room.
Living Room: The living room is a light and airy room with an electric wood burning stove perfect for those chilly evenings. There is ample seating on comfy leather sofa and club chair. The room oozes contemporary charm mixed with period features such as an ornate cast iron fireplace with a period surround and original panelled doors. There is a large smart TV, a super decorative mirror in the gothic style and an oak sideboard. Books and games are provided for your enjoyment. Large stylish lamps and stained original flooring boards complete this very attractive period room.
Kitchen: 11 steps lead down to the basement kitchen. A cream painted shaker style kitchen with wooden worktops and Moroccan style tiling. A well-equipped room incorporating a built-in fridge, gas hob and electric oven, microwave and Nespresso machine. There is a decorative glazed cupboard for crockery, the floor is attractively tiled and there is a lovely pine and cream round table and 4 chairs to sit and enjoy meals with family and friends. A door leads to a small utility room which houses a washer and a counter top freezer and leading off this is a downstairs toilet and wash hand basin.
Landing: 12 steep and narrow steps lead up to the landing off which you will find bedroom 1 and the family bathroom.
Bedroom 1: 12 steps lead up from the living room to bedroom 1. You enter this room via an original latched door. This is a lovely room with a large window adorned with both blinds and curtains draped over large wooden tie back, an undoubted feature of the room. There is a king-sized bed with a beautiful and unusual headboard and matching side tables with statement side lamps. There is an original cast iron fireplace with mantel over and stripped original wooden floors and a built-in original cupboard which serves as a wardrobe completes the scene.
Bathroom: This is a good-sized light and airy room with a white bathroom suite with thermostatic rain head shower over. The floor is attractively tiled in black and white chequerboard style. The walls are tiled with complimentary white tiling. A heated towel rail and a touch sensitive mirror which lights up on touch sensitive controls latched an original bolt
Bedroom 2: 12 steps up lead to bedroom 2, the staircase turns and is steep and narrow with restricted head height, there are bannisters for support however care would need to be taken with children. This is a lovely beamed room in the eaves. This twin room is furnished with contemporary grey wooden single beds with matching bright linen, a matching wardrobe and an occasional chair in a complimentary blue and a wall mounted full length mirror. Downlighters and a bedside lamp complete the ambient lighting.
Pets: One pet permitted
Parking: Scratch Cards for W zone
Heating: Gas central heating.
Short breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes: Towels are provided. Unlimited WIFI available free of charge. Mobile phone signal is strong. Please note there is an external security camera outside the property.
Pub: 0.02 mile Shop: 0.02 mile Beach: 0.3 mile
Whitby is a popular choice for visitors all year round. It is well known for its long sandy beach and delicious seafood. The river Esk flows through the town to the sea and cottages are perched on the hills on each side, with cobbled streets and historic yards providing a maze of places to explore. The town has a fantastic mix of modern shops and services, traditional stores and boutique shops. Whitby jet continues to be made into beautiful jewellery and sold in a number of shops. There are plenty of excellent restaurants which serve local fish and seafood, as well as a wonderful choice of cafes and tearooms.
The ruins of Whitby Abbey standdominantly on the clifftop and can be reached by climbing the 199 steps from the old town. The Abbey is said to have been the inspiration for Bram Stoker's novel Count Dracula, and its gothic splendour is the perfect place from which to take in some truly stunning views over the town, harbour and coastline. Whitby harbour is steeped in history and visitors can see where British explorer Captain James Cook first worked as an apprentice before setting sail and discovering Australia. A statue of this great explorer stands proudly above the town, along with some huge whalebones, a sign of the town's maritime history. The harbour is a buzz of activity and you can enjoy early mornings watching the fishing boats come ashore before getting first choice of their catch of the day.
There's always something happening throughout the town, with festivals and fairs are held throughout the year. These include Whitby Folk Week and the Whitby Regatta, and there are two popular Goth festivals each year. For more information on Whitby and the surrounding area and local events see our Yorkshire Coast Guide and the Festivals & Events Guide.