The living room at Primrose Retreat, Yorkshire
Location Icon Whitby, North York Moors
From £125 per night

Primrose Retreat

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Sleeps 2
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1 Bedrooms
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1 Bathrooms
A sweet, little retreat for two with plenty of luxury touches and a charming terrace with amazing views across the North York Moors National Park towards Whitby.
Primrose Retreat is a gorgeous cottage studio with the most amazing views over the Esk Valley and the North York Moors National Park. If you’re looking for a cosy place for two, where you can spend days relaxing on your beautiful terrace, cycling through the countryside, and visiting the coastal town of Whitby, only a short drive away, this is for you. To make you feel at home from the moment you arrive at the cottage, you’ll be greeted by the smell of freshly baked bread (a complimentary loaf is provided) so you can settle into country life straight away.

Why we love this

  • Idyllic walks and bike rides to pretty villages begin from your door
  • A lovely pub and village shops are all within a 10-minute walk away
  • Fantastic location for exploring Whitby and the North Yorkshire coast

Key Features

Dog-friendly Dog-friendly
Countryside views Countryside views
Enclosed garden Enclosed garden
Garden Garden
Electric car charging Electric car charging
Bar Bar
Wood burner Wood burner
Parking Parking
Pub within walking distance Pub within walking distance
Shop within walking distance Shop within walking distance
BBQ - charcoal BBQ - charcoal
Children welcome Children welcome
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Why Book with Us

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Our properties are handpicked and inspected in person before listing, and we regularly review them for quality control and your peace of mind.

Best Price Guarantee

We only work with the best owners, so in the rare event you find one of our properties listed elsewhere for less, we’ll refund you the difference. *

Exceptional Service

Our award-winning Guest Services team will not only help you find your dream holiday but will support you through every step of your stay.

The cottage’s accommodation is set out over one floor and features sumptuous soft furnishings and quality furniture, plus there’s underfloor heating throughout.

At the heart of the home is the open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining room, where you can relax in peace, light the log burner to make things extra toasty and gaze at the far-reaching countryside views.

The kitchen area with its granite worktops, kitchen island and Wedgwood crockery, is equipped with a gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, coffee machine, toaster, kettle, and a dishwasher. Plus, there’s a separate laundry room with a washing machine and tumble dryer.

There’s also an oak dining table where you can enjoy a romantic meal. Or step outside onto the terrace, equipped with a table and chairs and outdoor sofa, for lunch alfresco or a glass of something chilled as you marvel at the stunning views. Wildlife, including deer and partridges, can often be seen too.

With a music system accessed via the iPad with complimentary Apple music, WiFi, a Smart TV with Netflix and a DVD and book library, there’s plenty to keep you entertained.

There is one bedroom with a king-size bed and a luxury bathroom with a bath, separate shower, heated towel rail and Elemis toiletries.

You’ll also find a host of thoughtful touches including umbrellas, binoculars and torches that you are welcome to borrow during your stay.

Need more room? Primrose Retreat can be interlinked with Primrose Cottage to sleep up to 8 guests. Or all five cottages at the site (there’s Esk View and Esk View Retreat too) can be booked to sleep up to 14 guests – ideal for wedding parties and large family get togethers.

The owners will greet you on arrival and show you into the property.

We plant a tree for every booking we make to help offset some of the carbon emissions generated by our stays.

Check-in: from 16:00
Check-out: by 10:00

Deposit: Bookings are subject to a non-refundable deposit of 30% of the booking value plus applicable booking fees with the balance payable 60 days before the date of travel.

Accidental Damage Deposit: To maintain the highest standards in our properties, guests will need to pay a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 prior to their stay. An advance payment as detailed in the booking summary can be made to waive this requirement.

  • No smoking
  • No parties and events
  • Please keep noise to a minimum
  • Up to 2 dogs are permitted at an additional fee of £50 per dog

Bespoke your stay

Stay your way with our bespoke travel service. Our Guest Services team are available to tailor-make your holiday matching you with the perfect property and provide personalised recommendations on anything from local restaurants to unforgettable experiences.

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The neighbourhood

The cottage is located in the village of Sleights in the North York Moors National Park and is surrounded by fields and woodlands. The nearest pub is just a 5-minute walk away, while a 10-minute walk will take you to shops including a bakery, a butcher and a deli.

You’re perfectly placed for beautiful walks and bike rides through the North York Moors and the Esk Valley that begin from your doorstep. It’s the perfect way to discover the villages of the national park and sample the delights of gastro pubs along the way. You can even walk to the town of Whitby on the coast, famous for its abbey.
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We are always happy to help and go out of our way to tailor your perfect UK holiday.

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