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“Fantastic place with a homely atmosphere”
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Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11
Scarborough, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Kerry A
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fantastic place with a homely atmosphere”
Reviewed 24 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

We stayed for 2 nights but wish it could have been longer. Very large spacious house that made us all go wow. Warm house with lots of comfortable seating in living room. There was 8 if us and we all fitted comfortably around the dining table and in the living room. We also hired the hot tub and that to was very enjoyable for everyone. In a lovely village only a few minutes drive from the centre of Scarborough. Would defiantly recommend to anyone who enjoys a nice peaceful setting but is not expecting fancy decor just warm cosy lived in feeling house.

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Liked best: The spaciousness
Liked least: Plumbing showers were slow
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
25 Apr 2016
A very pleasing review. This party will be welcome back anytime.
The Croft offers spacious, comfortable accomodation, and has recently
acquired a hot-tub, which is available for hire.
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Leanne S
Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Spacious holiday home, will come again”
Reviewed 15 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

we recently visited Scarborough for the first time and we will definitely be coming again.
The Croft is far more spacious than we thought, the décor may be a little dated, but the house itself has all the amenities you require. the beds were comfy, the house was warm and despite it raining on the Saturday morning, it was rather peaceful to sit around having a cuppa in the large lounge.
the only downfall I would note is that the showers are rather compact - usable but can be difficult to move.
We will visit again soon!

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
20 Apr 2016
Thank you for your very favourable review.
You will be welcome to come and stay again.
Simon, owner
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emandjay
Keighley, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Very homely and relaxing”
Reviewed 26 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016

We all liked this house and felt very much at home. Simon was quick to reply to my questions before hand and everything went very smoothly for our arrival. The AGA was on and the heating warmed the house quickly. The facilities were dated, but that was not important because it was all clean and functional. We also felt we didn't need to worry about using everything. With two 3 year olds and two babies that was important. The garden was great, and in summer would be lovely for sitting and playing in. The only worry was that the key was awkward to turn in the lock a couple of times, but we managed OK. I would recommend this house but not if you expect a modern 'boutique' place. Excellent value for money.

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Liked best: Homely and lots of space
Liked least: The key was awkward
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
27 Jan 2016
Thanks for your favourable review, Judy. I hope you will be able to come back in the summer sometime, and enjoy the garden more.
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2015 for a stay in April 2015

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Liked best: space
Liked least: conservatory
Travelling group: Teenagers
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Management Response
20 Sep 2015
Very pleased that this party enjoyed their stay, and appreciated thet The Croft provides space, comfort, and a great location at a reasonable price.
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Lucy W
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Wonderful time.”
Reviewed 23 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Thank you so much for letting us stay at the Croft, we all had a wonderful time, the house is perfect for a big family with young children, as there is so much space in and out the house for hide and seek. We will hopefully be back again next year.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
20 Sep 2015
Great that the house was so right for you. You will be welcome back.
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