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4 friendly comfortable cottages near beautiful Whitby. - No 3 Croft Farm

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights



No 3 Croft Farm

A 3 bed roomed cottage with a sitting room, kitchen / dining room and downstairs wc. Upstairs there is a double room, twin room and family bathroom, and on the 2nd floor a large 2nd double bedroom.

About the property

Croft Farm Holiday Cottages

These superb, well appointed cottages are located in the village of Ruswarp, just outside Whitby. Ruswarp offers a cafe & indoor play area, boating, a village pub with good food, miniature steam railway and an excellent butchers. Getting into Whitby without taking a car, can be either on foot over the fields (30min), by train at Ruswarp station three times a day, or by bus every hour. Parking is available. Pets are welcome by arrangement. The 3 cottages at Croft Farm are 4 star rated, and provide a sitting room, with 32' flat screen TV and freesat and wifi, kitchen/dining room, a downstairs toilet. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, one double and one twin, with a family bathroom. In No 2 and No3 Croft Farm on the 2nd floor there is a large luxurious 2nd double bedroom. A patio seating area is outside each of the cottages for those summer evenings.

Sully Cottage on the High Street, retains it's original charm and has been modernized beautifully, it also has a small private outside yard.

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Emma Carpenter
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Whitby in North Yorkshire

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Salle de bains 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Salle de bains 2 - Toilet , toiletter rez de chaussée
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Chambre 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Chambre 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Chambre 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
One well behaved dog is welcome if kept under control and downstairs at all times. There is an enclosed internal porch which would be suitable for a dog bed. Further details can be seen on our web site


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No 3 Croft Farm
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

does exactly what it says on the box!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cosy clean cottage. Within easy reach of Whitby and surrounding areas. Lovely walks and Ruswarp is a lovely friendly village.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: July 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super super holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a week's stay in cottage number 3 and I can definitely say that we've had a FANTASTIC time! The cottage was fabulous, extremely comfy with everything that you could possibly need, down to pegs for the clothes line and dishwasher tablets!

Myself, my husband and 5 year old daughter stayed there, with my parents joining us for a few days too. The cottage was exactly as described with lovely fixtures and fittings and Emma, the owner, was the most friendly person you could ever wish to meet. Nothing was too much trouble for her - and we even got to sample her delicious home-made biscuits too!

The cottage is situated at the bottom of a bank with beautiful views across the fields from the back courtyard - you can even see the steam train pass in the distance!

We had a perfect break here - and like a previous reviewer, our daughter cried when we had to leave.

We're hopefully returning next year and I would wholeheartedly recommend Croft Farm Cottages as a holiday destination.

Thank you Emma, we really feel like we've had a holiday!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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really well equipped cottage - great location

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was beautifully furnished, spotlessly clean and the kitchen had every amenity you could want for a holiday. The location was great - the only downside would be that there iss only one general store in Ruswarp so it would be best to stock up on groceries before you go if you intend to eat in. Having said that, the butcher a few yards away was fantastic - especially the pork pies! The walk into Whitby over the fields is to be recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2008
  • Date of Stay: September 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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A wonderful cottage and in a great location!!!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is just how it is discribed. Could'nt fault anything. The children loved it that much they cried when we had to leave so I am sure we will be back next year.

It was Home from home you didn't want for anything.

Thankyou for a wonderful week!!!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2008
  • Date of Stay: August 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
The Bridge; A local public house in the village
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
65 Miles
A64 M1
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
The Bridge, Chainbridge Cafe (Summer Months)
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Whitby & Sandsend
Car: recommended

Ruswarp is a mile outside Whitby on the North Yorkshire coast. Scarborough is 25 miles away to the south, and the beautiful coast stretches up to the north, from Robins Hood Bay to Sandsend (only 5 mins drive away), leading to Runswick Bay and Staithes. We are ideally placed for all the lovely walks and villages in the North Yorkshire Moors, with the village of Goathland being the TV set for Heartbeat. The Great Yorkshire forest at Dalby is only 20 mins drive away, offering fantastic mountain bike trails and an aerial rope course not for the faint hearted. If it is shopping you want, York is 50 miles to the south, with all the attractions of the Minster, the National Railway Museum and the Jorvik Viking Museum. However it is Whitby which is the main attraction, with award winning fish and chips, fantastic beach and harbour, as well as the quaint streets and shops which will keep you coming back year after year.


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