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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

From the minute we walked into this fabulous cottage we knew we were going to have a wonderful stay. The smell of freshly cooked bread greeted us along with a welcome hamper of wine ,cake, coffee and chocolate rabbit ! Even our 2 dogs had a lovely hamper with treats toys and towels. Geoff was there to greet us and...

Thank Ann57_12
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We cannot praise Cowslip Cottage enough! We were welcomed with freshly made bread, cake, coffee, wine and doggy treats etc. The place was always warm and cosy and had everything imaginable you would ever need. The decor and quality of everything in the cottage was beautiful. We were also impressed with the cleanliness of the place and the views from...

Thank daisybuttons
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Stayed in The Piggery for a long weekend in March 2017. Haven't got 1 negative thing to say, this place is amazing. Warm, cosy, comfortable and the view is stunning. The owners have every detail covered, from blankets to keep you warm when sitting outside to the fresh bread on arrival - this place is made for relaxation. We ate...

Thank Allfunfam
Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

amazing location,owner very accommodating,as we arrived recieved a hamper for both us and our dog and fresh bread in bread maker,the view was fantastic,accommodation imaculate,all extras included,even a patio area with table,chairs and barbecue (we had a brilliant winter barbecue) and beautiful bath in my bedroom,close to Whitby and Scarborough,local pub with great atmosphere and food 2 mins walk and...

Thank Kay P
Reviewed 4 October 2016

we ve just stayed here for the weekend, and most of what is said here is spot on. the cottage is lovely, very well appointed, expensive appliances, beautiful views at the back, and very good attention to detail. and we too were greeted with fresh bread..... the lounge is very cosy and ideal for 6 adults, as is the dining...

1Thank thelawyer
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Six of us have just had a wonderful weekend, staying in the cottage named The Piggery. The accommodation is 5 star, every little detail has been thoroughly thought about and top quality fixtures and fittings used. We even walked in to the smell of fresh bread baking in the bread maker! There is an honesty bar in case you have...

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We've just spent our honeymoon in Cowslip Retreat and can't believe how immaculate it was. 5* gold is an understatement. Beautiful cottage, beautiful scenery. Geoff and Joe are very accommodating and dog friendly. Already booked for next year. So much to do and see within the area. We had a great walk to Goathland. Sandsend was lovely as was Robin...

1Thank Becky G
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We have now stayed with Unique Retreats twice. The first stay was in The Piggery (Apr15) and our most recent stay in Ewelands House (May16). We have thoroughly enjoyed both stays and are amazed at the attention to detail provided in the accommodation. Everything is catered for from spare wellies, to garlic press, to blankets for sitting out on the...

Thank Lynne_272_ABZ
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Fabulous cottage one of the best we have stayed in, very well equipped and clean we did not experience any negatives. Wonderful views from the property a thoroughly peaceful stay with our Collie we will definitely return. A real home from home would highly recommend.

Thank Richard K
Leigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We have just spent a week in the fabulous Ewelands Retreat Holiday Cottage in Sleights. The cottage is stunningly appointed with everything you could ever need from the smart TV down to the underfloor heating. The view from the cottage is absolutely stunning over the valley and it was great to watch the steam trains passing daily. We had a...

Thank chrisflugel

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gorgeous Cottages and Retreats all 5* gold, sleeps 2 - 6, close to Whitby, in a pretty village, just minutes from Whitby and the Yorkshire Coast with breath-taking views over the North Yorks Moors Sleights, Near Whitby is a peaceful little place with a scattering of shops and places to eat, with a welcoming village pub with cask ales and a log fire and if you decide to eat in you can pick up some excellent produce from the bespoke butcher and deli and bakers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Unique Retreats

Address: 40-44 Eskdaleside, Sleights, Whitby YO22 5EP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby > Sleights
Hotel Class:5 star — Unique Retreats 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Upstairs back bedroom has stunning views, downstairs bedroom more spacious”
Allfunfam, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“there is a choice of 5 properties to suit all group sizes and budget”
221kayp, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor room has no view but it has the bigger bathroom”
janebA2696AR, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all the retreats are lovely my fave is the piggery only because it is very old”
dawnl628, 12 Jun 2012 | Read review
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