Rosedale Cottages

Beautiful Holiday Cottages on the North Yorkshire Coast

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The Coachman’s Rest

External steps lead to this open plan apartment. The perfect cottage for a romantic break with it's gothic four poster bed and coal/wood burning stove. The bathroom has a shower over an extra long bath.

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The Coachman's Rest has a Free View flat screen TV and DVD player, iPod docking station and CD/Radio, shaver point, iron and table top ironing board. Gas cooker, microwave, kettle, toaster and cafetiere.

The Coachman's Rest has a standard fridge with freezer compartment but no dishwasher.

The cottage has gas central heating and hot water (no extra charge).

Bed linen and fuel for the stove is included.

Private car parking is available in the Courtyard.

The Coach House serves as a laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer (small charge) and utility sink. There is also a recycling area.

There is a communal garden area with garden furniture and BBQ's provided.

Children and pets are welcome. There is a strict no-smoking policy in any of the buildings.  We are open all year round.

Short breaks (3 or 4 nights) are bookable in low season, subject to availability. Short breaks in mid season are available 3-4 weeks prior to booking subject to availability. In high season bookings are from Saturday to Saturday.

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Dec 2011: "Another great break before Christmas. Plenty of good walks and warm cosy nights by the fire. We never tire of our annual visit and are already looking forward to our next time!"

Oct 2011: "Thank you for a lovely holiday - it definitely lived up to expectations from the reviews on the website. A warm and welcoming cottage."

September 2011: "A lovely homely cottage with wonderful views of the sunsets."

August 2011. "What a fabulous cottage - homely, comfortable, with fantastic views. Found it fascinating to watch the light change over the sea at different times of the day. Karen and Gary have been very helpful with local information and Karen's home made treats have been one of the highlights - absolutely delicious!.. We would have no hesitation in recommending The Coachman's Rest."

August 2011: "This is our second time here at The Coachman's Rest. We love it here and never want to leave! Cottage is very well equipped and very cosy. You must try the Tealoaf it is absolutely delicious! Thank you."

July 2011: "What a brilliant find on the web. So comfortable, peaceful and just what we were looking forward to. Really enjoyed our week and your fabulous Treats went down well.Our dog loved it here and settled straight away. She is going home tired but happy. Thank you for a wonderful holiday."

July 2011: "Thank you for providing such an idyllic cottage in an idyllic setting for me to completely wind down.I will definatley recommend your cottages to friends/family etc."

June 2011: "Another lovely stay at the cottage. Great facilities and fantastic views. We always feel so at home here. Our third visit but we've still found new places to see. Thank you very much for a lovely stay."

April 2011: "An absolutely excellent stay that we all thoroughly enjoyed. The Coachman's Rest has been finished and presented in first class condition."

March 2011: "Our fourth visit and still finding new things to see and do.Thanks for a great time - the soup and crumble was lovely."

February 2011: "First visit on the recommendation of our friends. A lovely, relaxing cottage, much more spacious than it looks on the internet. Although we've been to Whitby and surrounding areas many times, staying here has felt like a whole new experience, enhanced by Rosedale Treats superb tealoaf, crumble and flapjack! Jess our rescue dog who's never stayed in a holidya cottage before is going home exhausted but happy. What a treat to find a couple like Karen and Gary who accept dogs on their premises. We will definitely be back!"

January 2011: "What a wonderful place to stay!. An excellent conversion with great attention to detail; warm and cosy with everything you need for a relaxing break. Great views of the sea and far coastline. We really hope to return again soon, especially to sample more Rosedale Treats."

December 2010: "What a fantastic place. We wanted somewhere on the coast, with rugged coastal walks away from it all and Rosedale certainly delivered... Fantastic to find someehre so welcoming to dogs."

October 2010: "Wow! What a wonderful holiday! Coachmans Rest is a fabulous place to stay. Spacious, warm, comfortable and spotlessly clean. We couldn't have asked for anywhere better. It far exceeded our expectations."

E & M. Sheffield – May 2009. “We have found the perfect place to stay, what a gem! Luxury at an affordable price, perfect! Thanks so much.”

M & A - Rotherham, Dec 2009. "First visit to the Coachman's Rest based on personal recommendation from friends. Everything they said about the cottage and location and the welcome from Karen and Gary lived up to our expectations. We have found a wonderful stay and look forward to seeing you again soon."

G & S. Wakefield – Feb 2009. “At last – a dream come true – a beautiful cottage in the most glorious area – which takes dogs!

B and G – November 2008. “What a fantastic place to stay! Lovely accommodation with all the touches.”

C and L, Harrogate - October 2008. “We’ve had a fantastic time, the cottage is amazing and we’ve felt really at home here. We will definatley come again and will be recommending this place to all our friends and family. We have two very sad happy, waggy dog who are very sad to leave as we all are!”

T and J, Flintshire – September 2008. “This has been our first visit and what a find! It has been a wonderful stay in very comfortable accommodation. We have walked, explored and been amazed by the beautiful and spectacular scenery.”

A nad N, Coventry – November 2007. “This place really has the ‘wow’ factor! We found it by chance through ‘Google’ and boy, what a find. A lovely, quality hide-away. We’ve had a great time at the beach, in the countryside and in the local pubs! Pity we can’t stay longer, none of us want to go home! We’ll be back…Thanks for a great stay!”

K & N – Sheffield – September 07. “What a little gem. The website doesn’t do this place justice. The Coachman’s is a lovely cottage, everything you need, and a touch of luxury for us with a dog. Wonderful sunsets and views…..we will sing your praises to everyone. We will see you again for sure.”

P & J – Leeds – January 07. “Just what the doctor ordered. Had a lovely stay. The cottages and surroundings were fantastic with the walks and local countryside a pleasure to explore. All the comforts and fittings for a really chilled out break. We look forward to our next visit.”

J & F – Derby - June 06. "second time around and it is just as good as ever.”

M & G - Derby _ Feb 2006. “Cottage is lovely and comfortable. We just felt at home from the start. This is a lovely place to stay not only for the very high standards, but also for the location.”

M & R -North Shields – September 05. “We must congratulate you both for keeping such beautiful accommodation with the comfort of the clients in mind, the standard of which is, in our opinion, four star…we love your four poster bed – fabulous!”

L & M- Stevenage, Herts – August 05. “One of the best places we have stayed in, a perfect way to re-charge the batteries…Thank you Karen and Gary for a truly relaxing and enjoyable holiday.”

November 2012: “Thank you so much for the most ‘charming’ cottage, so warm and cosy and everything one could wish for – it’s been great. We have had a great time with our first dog – think we have walked his paws off!”

March 2013: “Absolutely lovely, clean, warm, relaxing. Rosedale Treats a very welcome touch. Good walks and great scenery. We will definitely be back.”

June 2013: “A beautiful, cosy retreat, ideally placed to explore this tranquil and breathtaking countryside. The sunsets finish each day perfectly. Many thanks. “

August 2013: “ This is our 4th visit to The Coachman’s Rest and once again we have thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. We have already booked for next year. Thank you Karen, Gary and the girls.”

October 2013: “Our third stay at The Coachman’s Rest. Another wonderful week in this clean, comfortable and cosy cottage. Glorious walks along the Coastal Path to Staithes and Runswick Bay.”

November 2013: “We have really enjoyed our short break again (second time we have stayed here). Lovely coastal walks and dog friendly pubs. Cottage is immaculate (as it was last time) and very cosy. Thank you for a lovely break – we look forward to coming back”.