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Cottage in the Centre of Whitby - Beautiful Coastal and Abbey Views

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Overview of Cottage in the Centre of Whitby - Beautiful Coastal and Abbey Views

Cottage in the Centre of Whitby - Beautiful Coastal and Abbey Views

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire home

3 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Barbecue grill
  • Fireplace

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWhitby Pavilion6 min walk
  • Popular LocationWhitby Harbour8 min walk
  • Popular LocationWhitby Abbey10 min walk

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Cottage in the Centre of Whitby - Beautiful Coastal and Abbey Views

Holiday home with kitchen, walk to Whitby Beach
Penrith House is a former fisherman's cottage and it situated in Cliff Street, one of the oldest and most historic streets in Whitby. The cottage has lovely views to the Abbey and sea, and easily sleeps up to six people. Cliff Street is in the heart of Whitby and in an excellent location, a stone's throw from the pier, beach and quayside. This makes a fantastic holiday home base for exploring Whitby, the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and is ideal for families and couples alike.

Well behaved pets are also very welcome and there is a wonderful choice of scenic walks and beaches for them to explore closeby. The cottage is also superbly equipped for families and there are many exciting attractions to visit closeby such as the Captain Cook Memorial Museum, The Bram Stoker Dracula Experience and Whitby Whale Watching. Or head out and explore the nearby beautiful moorland aboard the North Yorkshire Moors Railway which departs from the town.

Living space has many original features and includes a cosy lounge, handmade kitchen with dining table and chairs, a large bathroom with free standing bath and separate shower, and three good sized bedrooms, two of which have original fire places.

The property comprises:-

Ground Floor

A spacious lounge with two sofas and view of the Abbey, a traditional stove and fireplace, flat-screen TV, CD/DVD player. A selection of books, games and CDs are also available.
Kitchen/diner with handmade units and solid wood work tops. Fully equipped with integrated self catering appliances including washer, fridge/freezer, electric hob/oven. A microwave and all essential kitchen facilities are available.

First Floor

Bedroom 1, a spacious bedroom with king size bed, original fireplace and beautiful views of the Abbey.
Large bathroom with free standing roll top bath, separate corner shower enclosure, wc, wash basin and a Victorian towel heater rail.
Bedroom 2, a large bedroom with a king size bed, original fireplace and fantastic views toward the Abbey and sea.
Bedroom 3, a twin with two single beds.
Yard area can be found to the rear. Car park passes can be provided for parking within a five minute walk, (permits are not required in winter months). It is also possible to stop outside the cottage for unloading and loading.

Other Things to Note
Perfect for guests with children of all ages - a travel cot, high chair and baby bath are available.
The front rooms of the cottage all offer lovely views over the Abbey
Full central heating and all electricity is included in the booking price.
Bed linen is provided, but please bring along your own towels.
Well behaved pets are welcome.
The property is non-smoking throughout.

An excellent base for visiting Whitby and also a great place to explore the surrounding area, including Sandsend, Robin Hood's Bay, Staithes and Runswick Bay.

Short breaks are available outside of peak holiday times. Please call Hilda Day direct on 07925 330671 for more information on pricing, availability and to book.
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and DVD players. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Hairdryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Barbecue


  • Washing machine


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 6

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Cottage in the centre of Whitby beautiful coastal Abbey views

About this area


This holiday home is located in Whitby. Whitby Pavilion and Whitby Abbey are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at North York Moors National Park and Whitby Beach. Museum of Victorian Science and The Moors National Park Centre are also worth visiting. Guests love the property's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum - 5 min walk
  • Pannett Park - 6 min walk
  • Whitby Pavilion - 6 min walk
  • Whitby Harbour - 8 min walk
  • Whitby Abbey - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Whitby Station - 6 min walk


  • Botham's Cafe & Bakery - 3 min walk
  • The Edge - 4 min walk
  • Moutreys - 4 min walk
  • Humble Pie 'n' Mash - 5 min walk
  • Cosa Nostra - 5 min walk

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5/5 Excellent

Lovely property
What a really nice property in a nice location. Communication with the owner was really good and helpful. Wouldn’t hesitate to book here again.

5/5 Excellent

Exellent property close to all amenities and local sites.clean tidy comfy cosy. Can recommend and would stay again. Just a little confusion was dustbins, but resolved it I think .🤔. Very good and really enjoyed.

5/5 Excellent

Whitby penrith house
Lovely family sized cottage in the ideal location for shops restaurants and great walks

5/5 Excellent

Delightful Cottage
Great central location, well equipped spacious clean accommodation. Home from home, everything needed to enjoy a staycation in Whitby

5/5 Excellent

Great stay
My family had a great stay at the cottage. Everything was great and the location was just perfect. i would recommend to anybody looking for a cottage to choose this one.