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Sandpie Cottage, The Bay Filey, Yorkshires Award Winning Holiday Village.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Two Bedroon Cottage Beautifully Presented Suited for Familys and Couples

Sandpie Cottage is named by our children who just love to play on the beach and make sandpies while we BBQ and watch the sun go down! Our beautifully presented two bedroom shabby chic cottage is as you would expect decorated and equipped to a very high standard. New to 2016 have added WIFI (from February 5th) a strong Fibre optic 39mb speed. Our house offers home from home comforts for the discerning holiday maker. We welcome family’s and couples to our home and we will accept up to two well behaved dogs at no additional cost, though we would ask you not to allow any dogs upstairs please. Note week booking is FRI-FRI but please feel free to contact us to see if we can accommodate you.

The property which is fully central heated offers spacious open plan living / dining / kitchen area with a downstairs toilet with a hand basin, upstairs we have one double bedroom, twin bedroom and house bathroom which has a large bath and overhead shower, toilet and large towel radiator.

The living room area boasts a selection of books and board games as well as a TV which has free view channels and an in built DVD player.

The kitchen is well equipped with a dishwasher, washer dryer, electric hob and cooker, microwave, under counter fridge with small freezer compartment, toaster, kettle, cafetiere, teapot, flask and all the other utensils and essentials you would expect. We have also provided children cutlery, bowels, plates and cups.

We have a dining table and four chairs in the downstairs open plan area, note a baby chair is also provided free of charge if used could we ask you to please clean after use? We also provide a travel cot if required for.

Downstairs the floor is all wooden and the staircase and upstairs is fully carpeted excluding the upstairs bathroom. Outside to the rear there is a small open plan garden reached through the French doors. There is a patio area with a table and four chairs and a shared parking area. To the front of the house across the road there is a huge meadow area with two fishing ponds and an ideal area for dog walking.

prices include all linen and towels.

More Details

Garry Birmingham
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

About Garry Birmingham

I am Garry a married father of three, 2 sons aged 17, 3 and a 9 year old daughter. I work in transport and we live in Wakefield. Please note sandpie cottage is also our family holiday home.

Garry Birmingham purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Garry Birmingham chose Filey

We bought the property as we fell in love with the area, the beach, untouched charm of Filey and the amenities on site

What makes this cottage unique

Swimming pool, sauna, steam room, gym and tennis courts that are all free to use. Path to the beach and short walk to Filey. Good pub with free WIFI. Short walk to Scarborough and Bridlington


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Filey in Scarborough District

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , downstairs bath room
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , house bathroom
  • House bathroom, wood floors located upstairs from the landing, large towel radiator, large bath with overhead shower, toilet and sink with frosted windows to the rear of the property, double glazed opening upvc, extractor fans. Downstairs toilet and sink under the stairs with wooden floor. Clothes horse stored in this room
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Twin room note cot availible on request
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , Master Bedroom, travel cot availible on request
  • Two Bedrooms, master with double bed, wall mounted TV, hairdryer, wardrobe carpeted floor, luxury bedding, two side tables with lamps and central heating radiator, view to rear of property though double glazed opening upvc windows. Twin room with walking wardrobe, carpeted floor towing single beds with luxury bedding, central heating radiator views to the front and the meadows beyond through double glazed upvc windows that open outwards
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


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Sandpie Cottage, The Bay Filey, Yorkshires Award Winning Holiday Village.
average rating of 4.94 based on 50 reviews

Great stay.

  • 5 of 5

We've had an amazing break even though the weather wasn't on our side. The cottage we stayed in was supplied with lots of board games which kept our two year old entertained. When the weather picked up a little we took her to the new park on site which was great for her. The new mini arcade was really good to she loved the basket ball game. Excellent stay looking forward to our next stay in a couple of weeks!!!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
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A modern clean cottage with good facilities.

  • 5 of 5

Close to the beach and facilities and opposite the meadow which was great for walking the dog. Well equipped with WiFi and very comfortable beds.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Another very enjoyable stay at The Bay

  • 4 of 5

Sand pie cottage is very nice 2 bedroom property. It is close to the pub and swimming pool so in a good location. Having an outside patio area with table and chairs is really nice for when the weather is good. Useful downstairs toilet, very comfy bed with quality bedding and large fluffy towels. Only criticism is the oven and dishwasher could have been cleaner and there was a lot of crumbs and pet hair between the cushions on the sofa, however, we enjoyed our stay and would return.

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Lovely weather, cottage and area! We had such a great weekend

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely homely cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

Just perfect for a family get away.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
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Home from home

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to sandpie cottage at The Bay holiday village. It’s such a welcoming cottage with everything you need for a relaxing break. The on site pub does really good meals and the staff are very friendly. Dogs are welcomed and no problem when they have a little bark at each other. The area is fabulous for long beach and clifftop walks. With so many things to see and great family resorts in the area you just have to keep coming back. It’s just so relaxing here. We love it. Sandpie cottage is becoming our second home.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
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Nearest Airport
71 Miles
Leeds Bradford
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
The John Paul Jones
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Filey Golf Club
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
The John Paul Jones and an Italian Cafe
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Car: necessary

Award winning sandy beaches and Cliff top walks, nearby stately homes and lots of beautiful villages. Filey is a mear 30-40 minute stroll on the beach where lots of shops and fish and chips can be had in this unspoilt village on the coast. Further afield: lively seaside resorts nearby such as Scarborough and Bridlington are within 15 minutes drive, Bempton cliffs RSPB is only a 5-10 minute drive away and Flamborough Head also within 15 minutes.

Still further north is Whitby, approx a 45 minute drive away and the Yorkshire Moor's where Steam trains and more picturesque villages inland can be visited. York is a 45 minute drive away, as is Dalby Forrest, a must for Mountain Bikers and a 'go ape' for the more adventurous out there.

Onsite pool, steam and sauna room, within the gym complex, are a two minute walk from the house and are all free for guests staying at the cottage. There are also tennis courts available to use. There are activities such as archery, air rifle shooting, aqua gliding available which can be booked at the gym complex and carry a fee. For the ladies there is a beauty therapies and treatment room again this can be booked an paid for when you are on site. Lots to do from fishing to walking.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Day of arrival the property will be ready by 16.00. On the day of departure the house should be vacated by 11 am
Please leave the house clean and tidy, NO SMOKING in the house, can you please smoke outside the house.
All Breakages must be paid for.
If the holiday has to be cancelled due to circumstances out of our control (eg fire or flood) we will reimburse all monies paid but we regret we cannot give compensation. Also if any of the important details of the house or complex change we will update the website as soon as possible and offer you the option of a full refund but again we regret we cannot give compensation.
As the complex is run for family groups we regret we cannot accept groups of young singles or all mile or all female groups.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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