Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • No pets allowed

The Retreat is a deceptively spacious refurbished cottage that has been furnished and decorated to provide home from home comforts and a relaxing stay. There are two light and airy bedrooms offering a king size brass and cast bed with en-suite and a twin room. The lounge is a bright and large room that also situates a sofa bed. The Retreat has a distinct advantage in that it shares a tennis court with three other cottages which are within the private grounds with an enclosed garden area. Rackets and tennis balls are also provided for a perfect place for great family fun! For those who wish to relax outdoors, there is garden furniture towards the front of this property.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Great Ayton
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Bedroom 1: With king size brass and cast bed, en-suite shower room with shower cubicle, WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and shaver point. Bedroom 2: With twin beds (offset and cannot be put together) Bathroom: With shower over the bath, WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.

Property has gas fired central heating and comprises: Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin Lounge/Diner: With electric stove effect fire, TV, DVD, radio/CD,  dining table and 5 chairs, double sofa bed. Breakfasting Kitchen: With electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, table and 4 chairs.  

All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot available.

Northern England region

The North York Moors National Park lies just inland from the North Yorkshire coastal resorts of Whitby and Scarborough and has 1,400 miles of trails, footpaths and bridleways, surrounded by heather clad rolling moor land dotted with pretty rural villages and historic country towns. Carving a pathway deep through the North York Moors is the famous North Yorkshire Moors steam railway, which carries passengers from Pickering in the south, north to Grosmont and then along the lovely Esk Valley to Whitby on the coast. This area handy for those who want to experience the many aspects that Yorkshire has to offer with easy access to both the Yorkshire Coast and Yorkshire Dales.


Great Ayton is situated a few hundred yards from The Retreat and is based on the edge of the North York Moors which offers plenty of different types of activities. There are many different types of walks to choose from that situate within this National Park. Guided walks are also available and dedicated routes for people walking with dogs. A variety of cycling routes are also found that range in difficulty to suit all abilities. There is a huge list of different outdoor activities that can be enjoyed on the North York Moors such as water sports, horse riding, motor sports and air sports – which are just to name a few! For those who prefer to take in sights and history in a slightly different fashion, there are also a huge variety of attractions to suit you. There are plenty of museums such as Captain Cook Memorial Museum and Farming Flashback where you can observe farming machinery. Other attractions include Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo, Staintondale Shire horse Farm and Scarborough Sea life and Marine Sanctuary.