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“Peaceful, tranquil setting”
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Review of River Bank Cottage

The cottage is on 3 floors 
Quiet location by the river
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The cottage is on 3 floors 
Quiet location by the river
A view towards the moors Riverside Walk
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Very good
58 reviews
The cottage is on 3 floors 
Quiet location by the river
A view towards the moors
Riverside Walk
Riverside Walk
first floor living room
living room to rear
from the living room
kitchen diner looking onto river
kitchen to the patio
bedroom overlooking river
Steam Train seen from cottage
Early morning view
Larpool Viaduct
Riverside Walk from the river
Feeding the ducks on the slipway
Walking the Whitby rail path
Whitby Abbey from the Viaduct
Whitby harbour from the old town
The famous Abbey steps
Taking a sea trip
from Whitby swing bridge
nearby Robin Hood's Bay
Robin Hood's Bay
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Very good - based on 58 reviews
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Lisa D
Barnsley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Peaceful, tranquil setting”
Reviewed 25 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Stayed here for a week with my husband. Lovely very well equipped cottage on the banks of the river Esk. Just a short 25 minute stroll into bustling Whitby. Lovely to see steam trains going past the window and also we saw Herons, kingfisher, owls, rabbits and lots of blackbirds and songthrushes in the garden. Had lovely biscuits on our arrival too! Would highly recommend.

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Management Response
25 Jul 2017
You are very welcome Lisa and Paul
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kirstieli...
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
1 review
“Amazing, peaceful, serene and beautiful!”
Reviewed 27 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

My partner and I stayed at this beautiful cottage over Whit week and it was absolutely stunning, so peaceful, serene and absolutely breathtaking at times.
We loved the simplicity of the cottage, along with the very homely feeling you have as soon as you enter the door. The little personal touches of the biscuits and tea and coffee was a delightful surprise and very much welcomed after our journey. I can even go as far as saying that even when we had a little downpour of rain the scenery was still perfect.
Thank you for an amazing stay we will definitely be recommending to friends and family and also we hope to return for another peaceful stay.

On a final note I would just like to comment on the location of the cottage it was close enough to Whitby but far enough from all the hustle and bustle of Whitby just a perfect location.

Kind Regards
See you again
Kirsti & Chris

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Management Response
27 Jun 2017
Thank you Kirstie and Chris. Living on the other side of the river, we often think of our guests and hope they are enjoying the cottage as much as we did. It is worthwhile when we get such a lovely review
Russ and Tricia Camm
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Vacatione...
1 review
“"Scenic,peaceful,magical place."”
Reviewed 21 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We could not have asked for anything more. From the special little touches to having all the information we could have ever needed. We loved the location, the house was filled with every home comfort and we would recommend this property to anyone who is looking for a relaxing holiday but with Whitby just down the road, be it if you want to walk using the viaduct or by car. A good base for local attractions. We would certainly visit again.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 May 2017
Your very welcome
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Wendy S
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Lovely”
Reviewed 3 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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We have just had 4 nights at River Bank Cottage and found it to be very comfortable and had everything you need. The location is very good for touring the area and is a 30min walk into Whitby. The cottage has lovely views of the river from the living room and we got to see a seal swimming up and down looking for his tea! There are some very good walks around the area and the cottage. All in all a lovley setting and a very warm and well equiped cottage.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Mar 2017
Thank you Wendy - you are welcome
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
3 Jan 2017
Thank you Mr and Mrs Hutchinson. You are welcome
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