1837 - Biffins Berth
About the home
Biffins Berth is a cosy, modern, mid-terraced cottage situated near the banks of the River Esk, close to the historic fishing port of Whitby. Overlooking the famous old railway viaduct, under which a steam train passes every day on its way to Whitby, this delightful property boasts comfortably furnished and tastefully decorated open plan living, with a small patio area outside and a large, enclosed, communal garden with children's play equipment. Providing shared use of the indoor swimming pool and a slipway down to the river from the garden, the property also makes an ideal base from which to enjoy the delights of Whitby and the many coastal villages nearby, such as beautiful Robin Hoods Bay and the popular seaside resort of Scarborough.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
Nearest amenities: 1.6km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
No smoking at this property
|Pool:||Shared indoor Pool|
|Utilities:||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 4|
|Other:||Linen provided, please check with the advertiser regarding towels|
Further details indoors:
Accommodation: Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with Whirlpool bath, basin and WC. Open plan living area with small kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire.
Amenities: Storage heaters throughout with additional heating from electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, use of communal washing machines, colour TV, DVD, radio/CD player etc.
Further details outdoors:
Enclosed, communal garden with private patio with garden furniture and BBQ.
Shared use of communal indoor swimming pool (available 9am - 6pm seven days a week, excluding month of Feb).
Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: Due to the proximity of the river, please ensure children are supervised at all times.Off road parking for one car. Enclosed, communal garden with private patio with garden furniture and BBQ. One well behaved pet welcome.
All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Sorry, no smoking. Storage heaters with electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, use of communal washing machines, TV, DVD, radio/CD player. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Shared use of communal indoor swimming pool (available 9am - 6pm seven days a week, excluding month of Feb). Off road parking for one car. Enclosed, communal garden with private patio with garden furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: Due to the proximity of the river, please ensure children are supervised at all times. Note: TV reception can be limited in this area.
There are three types of short break (up to 3 nights) available:
WSB - Winter Breaks
* Bookable: Any time
* Available: Throughout 'Winter' period
* Price: 3 night WSB price quoted for each cottage in pricing panel at foot of cottage description. Extra nights charged pro rata of weekly rental.
OSB - Off Season Breaks
* Bookable: Within one calendar month of the start date.
* Available: From 5 April - 24 May 2008 and 27 September - 25 October 2008.
* Price: 3 night price calculated as 75% of the weekly rental, or the Winter Short Break price if higher. Extra nights charged pro rata of weekly rental.
LMB - Last Minute Breaks
* Bookable: Within one week of the start date.
* Available: 'Low', 'Mid', 'High' and 'Peak' season weeks.
* Price: 3 night price calculated as 65% of the weekly rental, or the Winter Short Break price if higher. Extra nights charged pro rata of weekly rental.
The Northern England / Yorkshire/Yorkshire Dales region
Contact the advertiser for further information about the region.
The Whitby area
The ancient fishing port of Whitby lies at the mouth of the River Esk and is ideally situated for exploring this beautiful part of Yorkshire with its superb coastline and the spectacular North York Moors. Whitby is a charming and atmospheric town of winding streets and hidden alleys, with a picturesque harbour, safe sandy beaches and of course the Abbey, reached by the famous 199 steps.
How to get there
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Activities near Whitby
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
03 Nov 2012
A beautiful location , and a very nice House with all you may need.
However , we shall not stay again unless they improve the bed !It was creaky , and the thinest most uncomfortable mattress... more
09 Jul 2012
Stayed at the end of June with my wife and our retired guide dog . The cottage met all our requirements and was well presented and ideal for a small family group.
The whole area was a pleasure to... more
25 May 2012
Cracking little place to stay, just outside the middle of Whitby; about ten - twenty mins walk I think. Biffins Berth is part of an estate of maisonettes on the river bank, with a childrens play park... more
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|Prices for group size 4|
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|New Year 2012||29 Dec 12||5 Jan 13||£ 575||-||-||1 Week|
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|B Price Band 2013||28 Sep 13||5 Oct 13||£ 309||-||-||1 Week|
|B Price Band 2013||5 Oct 13||12 Oct 13||£ 309||-||-||1 Week|
|B Price Band 2013||12 Oct 13||19 Oct 13||£ 309||-||-||1 Week|
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|F Price Band 2013||26 Oct 13||2 Nov 13||£ 464||-||-||1 Week|
|A Price Band 2013||2 Nov 13||9 Nov 13||£ 284||-||-||1 Week|
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|A Price Band 2013||14 Dec 13||23 Dec 13||£ 284||-||-||1 Week|
|Xmas 2013||23 Dec 13||30 Dec 13||£ 629||-||-||1 Week|
|New Year 2013||30 Dec 13||6 Jan 14||£ 629||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
All prices are inclusive of the booking fee per week or short break.
Winter Short Breaks (WSB) are available at many properties in the "Winter" period - subject to availability. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental.
Off Season Breaks (OSB) are available at many properties in parts of the "Low" and "Mid" periods - subject to availability. The price for a 3 night break is either 75% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. OSBs can be booked within a calendar month of the start date of the holiday.
"Last Minute Breaks" (LMB) are available at most properties throughout the "LOW", "MID", "HIGH", "PEAK", "XMAS" and "NEW YEAR" periods. The price for a 3 night break is either 65% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. LMBs can be booked within one week of the start date of the holiday.Enquire now
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