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Sitting room with log burner in antique fireplace
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Sitting room with log burner in antique fireplace
Entrance to Cliff Farm, 'No long bumpy farm tracks to drive down here' South facing garden, 'who's doing the cooking tonight'?  Table for two, with a view.
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Sitting room with log burner in antique fireplace
Entrance to Cliff Farm, 'No long bumpy farm tracks to drive down here'
South facing garden, 'who's doing the cooking tonight'?  Table for two, with a view.
The village of Iburndale
Our guests tell us they like a 'bath marathon'. one each for the couple with aching limbs.
Large shower cubicle with raindrop shower head, check yourself out in the freestanding mirror.
Bespoke hand made kitchen, a delight to use the double oven whilst chatting to guests.
'Lets have an aperitif in the courtyard before dinner'
'Wow it's hot today, where's my sunhat'?
I think I'll do a bit of dead heading before breakfast'
'King size and comfy, what more could you want'?
'How quaint can you get'? 'Which side do you want'?
King size and comfy, with soaking tub in your room. Own sink and toilet to this bedroom too
What a place for a BBQ. yes we have Webber BBQ's for your use
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Out of the gate straight on circular walk.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Sleights, Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Manchester
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Back again!”
Reviewed 22 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Our third trip to Drakes and still as wonderful. We had another fantastic weekend hosted by the lovely Rob who was as accomodating as always. We were sorry to have missed Julie this time who was poorly (we hope you're feeling better).
As always, Drakes was up to scratch and the usual 5 star accomodation. We did the obligatory trips out early into Whitby and local areas but we would look forward to getting back to put our feet up with a glass of wine and chilling in the lovely cottage in front of the fire.
Good tip for anyone does online shopping, we ordered logs from Asda to be delivered along with our other essentials; made it all a little easier than having to nip out for any during the stay.
We were thrilled to see that Rob has installed a doggie bath/shower next to the cottage; very nice touch for us dog owners. Hot water shower and even a little ramp attached to help the four legged friends to get up and down. Came in extremely handy after a trip with Millie & Dolly to Sandsend and a morning run along the beach! Rob also supplied us with extra doggie. Nothing's too much trouble for their guest and makes staying at Drakes that little more special.
Can't wait to rebook; we love it there and look forward to our weekends away at Drakes.

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“Fantastic Find”
Reviewed 11 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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Having been let down on our first choice cottage. We came across Drakes cottage what a fantastic Quality cottage facilities are 5* Owners Robert and Julie where excellent hosts. Couldn't be helpful enough in advising on were the best places to go out to eat out. Really look forward in returning again.

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