Mariner’s Cottage ref: CC243091

Skinningrove near Staithes, Whitby & Area

4 Stars



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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Sea View 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Romantic Getaways 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Waterside Breaks 


Mariner’s Cottage is a former fisherman’s cottage positioned on the Cleveland Way and very close to the beautiful, secluded beach of Skinningrove near Whitby. Refurbished in 2019, the cottage oozes character and charm, and boasts of spectacular sea views and panoramic views along this beautiful coastline, making this a perfect base for a beach holiday. Mariner’s Cottage is well equipped and has recently been modernised to a good standard of accommodation for couples and families. Situated on the famous 110 mile Cleveland Way, a holiday in Mariner’s Cottage is a must for keen ramblers and dog owners alike. Fishing is available nearby.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property has central heating and comprises:
Lounge/Diner: With TV/Freeview, DVD and radio/CD
Kitchen: With electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With ¾ double bed with single bunk over.
Bathroom: With roll-top bath, shower cubicle, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


All power, gas central heating, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Cot and high chair available.


Small enclosed yard with garden furniture. On street parking. Please note: The handrail on the stairs is only 70cm high.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    200 Yards
  • Distance
    1 Mile
  • Restaurant
    3 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    0.5 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    6.0 miles
  • Lake
    100 Yards

About the local area

Skinningrove has its own Ironstone Mining Museum just a few hundred yards away and there is also a shop and pub close by. The beautiful sandy beach and sand dunes is a hidden gem and perfect for walking the dog. The charming fishing village of Staithes is only 4 miles away and is one of the most photographed villages in Yorkshire and claims connections with Captain Cook, who was apprenticed to a drapier near the harbour. Nowadays, Staithes is a must for anyone visiting the Yorkshire Coast and has a good selection of pubs, shops, tearooms and an Art Gallery. Saltburn is 6 miles away in the opposite direction and is a great day out for all the family to enjoy with its own cliff lift dating date to 1884 and famous pier which is the most Northerly surviving British pier. The Smugglers Heritage Centre not far from the lovely promenade which is perfect for a leisurely stroll on a fine evening. There are lots of activities in Saltburn including surfing, fishing, golf and swimming. You can also enjoy horse riding by taking a trek across the beach. The beautiful village of Runswick Bay is only another couple of miles down the coast and slightly further is the picturesque resort of sandsend, which are both definitely worth a trip. The famous Captain Cook’s town of Whitby is only 15 miles away and is a perfect day put for families or couples looking to enjoy the ample restaurants with their awards for excellent cuisine or to sample the famous Fish and Chips.

Things to do nearby


A small picturesque beach situated on Yorkshire's heritage coastline. It is a popular haunt with fossil collectors and fishing enthusiasts.

North Yorkshire Off Road Centre

The idyllic setting of Robin Hood's Bay provides the perfect backdrop for a day that you'll never forget. The centre has its own private hillside and quarry site which has a super selection of terrain providing courses which are perfect for beginners and excellent for the experienced and daring 4x4 drivers.

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.

Captain Cook Memorial Museum

Situated in the house by the harbour side where James Cook came to serve his apprenticeship in 1746. With period rooms as Cook knew them, original paintings, manuscripts, models and artefacts from his voyages.

Robin Hoods Bay

When visiting Whitby and the surrounding area Robin Hood's Bay, one of the most charming and popular villages in the North York Moors National Park should be one of the first places you visit.

Runswick Bay
Runswick Bay

Runswick shelters at the northern end of a beautiful sandy bay. Narrow paths wind between the attractive cottages and houses with their small colourful gardens.

Staithes Beach

The sheltered harbour at staithes has a small beach and lots of rock pools to explore when the tide goes out.

Farsyde Stud and Riding Centre

Farsyde Stud located in Robin Hoods Bay caters for riders of all abilities in a beautiful location.

Whitby Beach

Whitby beach is a sandy and rocky beach backed up by the cliffs that dominate the area.

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