The Nest ref: CC243085

Castleton, near Whitby, North York Moors

3 Stars

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Sleeps
bedrooms
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Bedrooms
bathrooms
1
Bathrooms
pets
2
Pets allowed
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  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Romantic Getaways 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • WiFi 
  • All En-suite 

Description

The Nest is a delightful small compact cottage located in the picturesque village of Castleton in the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors. The cottage is exactly what the name suggests and may be quite small, but perfectly formed, and is an ideal retreat for couples looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of their busy lives. The cottage welcomes you with an inviting log burner in the lounge, a lovely cosy feature and ideal to sit in front of after a hard days walking in the area. The nest is a perfect base to start your walking or cycling holiday from with a number of pathways and cycle tracks direct from your front door, where you can appreciate some stunning scenery along the breathtaking Esk Valley. The cottage has retained many character features, and has been furnished and decorated to a high standard whilst retaining the feel and character of the cottage. Whilst Castleton is very much a rural village it has a thriving community with ample provision for visitors and boasts a Village shop, Cooperative store, tea rooms, two public houses, post office, garage, bank and the Esk Valley Railway which travels through breathtaking scenery between Middlesbrough and the popular seaside town of Whitby. Beach 9 miles. Shop 100 yards, pub and restaurant 50 yards.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property is heated by electric central heating and a log burning stove and comprises:
Lounge/Kitchen/Diner: With Smart TV/DVD, radio/CD, Wi-fi, Ipod docking station and log burner. Electric oven and ceramic hob, fridge and microwave.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed and en suite double shower cubicle, WC and wash basin

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

All power, heating, bed linen and towels included. Internet access available

Miscellaneous

Patio area at front with seating. Ample on street parking close by. There is also a picnic basket and rucksack available for use.
  • Nearest town
    Guisborough
  • Shops
    100 Yards
  • Distance
    9 Miles
  • Restaurant
    50 Yards
  • Nearest railway station
    Castleton Moor
  • Pub
    50 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    700 yards
  • Lake
    13 Miles

About the local area

There are plenty of pretty villages dotted along the North York Moors including Danby, Lealholm, Glaisdale, Grosmont and Goathland otherwise known as ’Heartbeat Country’ which are all worth visiting. The historic fishing port of Whitby is just 9 miles away, that produced its own famous sons, amongst these were Captain James Cook, the 18th century explorer and voyager who had set sail in the Bark Endeavour from Whitby, the outstanding father and son whaling masters of the Scoresby family and pioneer photographer, Frank Meadow Sutcliffe. There are some great places nearby to visit such as Robin Hoods Bay, Scarborough, Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway and the ancient city of York.

Things to do nearby

Wolds Way Lavender

A family run attraction with lots to see and do. Lavender fields, nature walks, tea room and giftshop selling unique gifts.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

One of the country's most popular steam railways, covering 18 miles between the market town of Pickering and the village of Grosmont, travelling through the heart of the North York Moors National Park.

Pickering

Pickering is a tranquil market town situated in the centre of the Vale of Pickering, the official gateway to the North York Moors National Park.

Castle Howard

An historic 18th century house with extensive collections, sweeping park lands and famous gardens. Outdoor tours, events, exhibitions and guides. Adventure playground, plant centre, farm shop and gift shop.

Sledmere House

Home to Sir Tatton Sykes, there has been a manor house at Sledmere since medieval times. The present house was begun in 1751 and extended in the 1790s. Visitors will find beautiful interiors and peaceful walled gardens.

The National Railway Museum

Home to the 'Flying Scotsman', visitors will discover the story of the train with three large galleries to explore and the only Bullet Train outside Japan.

Dalby, Great Yorkshire Forest
Dalby, Great Yorkshire Forest

8,000 acres of forest to explore and enjoy. The nine mile drive gives visitors access to play areas, BBQ places, waymarked trails and cycle routes. Plenty of wildlife. Visitor Centre (wheelchair friendly). Refreshments and cycle hire.

York Minster

York Minster is the largest medieval Gothic Church north of the Alps. It is a prime example spanning from Roman remains in the foundations through its time as a Norman Church and of course the 250 year period it took to complete.

Yorkshire Lavender

Double award winning visitor attraction, farm and gardens. Specialist lavender, herb and perennial nursey, gift shop, restaurant, lavendar maze , sculpture and deer park all set within the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Nunnington Hall

The sheltered walled garden, with spring flowering organic meadows, orchards and peacocks, complements this beautiful Yorkshire house nestling on the quiet banks of the River Rye. Explore period rooms while hearing about the Hall's past.

Jorvik Viking Centre

The world famous Jorvik Viking Centre is a `must-see' for visitors to the city of York and is one of the most popular visitor attractions in the UK outside London. Everything in the Jorvik Viking Centre is based on the evidence unearthed at the site.

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Friday 27 September 2019 7 nights £ 379.00
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