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Brook Cottage

31 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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A delightful and recent conversion of former stables situated in the idyllic rural setting of the Howardian Hills. The cottage is situated in the owners grounds in the small hamlet of Stearsby. All on one level it has been finished to a very high standard and is full of character having retained many of the original features. The local area is perfect for walkers, cyclists,horse racing enthusiasts and those wish to explore the historical city of York, the famous spa town of Harrogate and nearby market towns of Helmsley, Malton, Easingwold and Thirsk . Easy access to coastal resorts of Scarborough and Whitby along with local attractions of historic Castle Howard , Flamingo Land and many more. Luxuries of cotton bedding, king size and superking size beds (alternatively this can be split...A delightful and recent conversion of former stables situated in the idyllic rural setting of the Howardian Hills. The cottage is situated in the owners grounds in the small hamlet of Stearsby. All on one level it has been finished to a very high standard and is full of character having retained many of the original features. The local area is perfect for walkers, cyclists,horse racing enthusiasts and those wish to explore the historical city of York, the famous spa town of Harrogate and nearby market towns of Helmsley, Malton, Easingwold and Thirsk . Easy access to coastal resorts of Scarborough and Whitby along with local attractions of historic Castle Howard , Flamingo Land and many more. Luxuries of cotton bedding, king size and superking size beds (alternatively this can be split to form two singles ) and two bathrooms make it perfect accomodation for two couples or for families as the bedrooms are at the opposite ends of the cottage ensuring greater privacy All towels are provided. There is plenty of parking and a private west and south facing garden/patio with BBQ to enjoy the afternoon and evening sun. Amenities - central heating with a double sided log burner with a starter pack of logs,all other fuel and power are included in the rent. Electric cooker with induction hob, large fridge freezer, dishwasher , washing machine, microwave, TV with freeview, DVD player , radio/ipod dock, wifi /broadband and a good selection of games, books and dvd's. A travel cot and high chair are available if necessary alonq with good safe storage for bicycles. The nearest shop and pub are 2 miles away with a great selection of other dining pubs within a short drive.Sorry no smoking nor pets.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Hairdryer
TV
Hiking Trips
Corporate Bookings
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Fireplace
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

The cottage was exceptional, the welcome and care discreet, but caring and friendly. We had the best weekend, in magical surroundings and enjoying the great views over York and beyond. Many thanks to our hosts and we cannot praise it enough.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Passport50775893943
Reviewed 6 October 2018

A lovely homely property situated in a quiet hamlet. Ideally placed to visit Castle Howard, National Trust Properies York And Thirsk. The property was well equipped and comfortable, the owners were very friendly and helpful.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank lynton017
lindsayjwatson, VR Owner at Brook Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your stay . Love to have you back some time .

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

A very comfortable cottage. Lots of places to visit within easy reach and an easy drive to the York park and ride.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Odyssey787470
lindsayjwatson, VR Owner at Brook Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your stay in Yorkshire. Hope we may see you again in the future.

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Brook Cottage suited our every need - it was extremely comfortable, spacious, cosy and with every amenity. The bed linen, towels, wifi, kitchen equipment, beds and furniture were of really good quality - it was really "home from home". The Cottage is centrally located for...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank PAULINE H
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Situated up in the hills, a converted barn, warm, cosy & comfy. Able to easily visit York, Harrogate, Skipton, Durham, Whitby, Scarborough & Bridlington as well as the many pretty villages in Yorkshire Moors & Dales. Brook Cottage was spotless & well furnished & our...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Meander689420
lindsayjwatson, VR Owner at Brook Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your stay . Kind regards lindsay

About the Owner
Lindsay W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
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Brook Cottage is located in the hamlet of Stearsby in the Howardian Hills - a designated area of outstanding natural beauty; (AONB) . It is located in the grounds of the owners home and takes its name from the brook which winds its way through the adjacent fields. The area consists of beautiful rolling hills making it ideal for exploring on foot, horse or bike. There are a wealth of character market towns in easy striking distance holding weekly markets , a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets - Helmsley, Easingwold, Malton and Thirsk all holding regular Farmers markets selling quality local produce - to name but a few. The Viking city of York is only 16 miles and has been hailed as one of Britains most beautiful cities with its towering Gothic Minster, me...
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