cottage is set in the small rural hamlet of Grindale, which
is ideally situated for touring the Yorkshire wolds, moors,
and east coast.
of a Snowy Grindale Scene (Right)
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4 miles from the popular seaside resort of Bridlington with
its busy harbour, award winning beaches and its grand Edwardian
Promenade and historic old town. Filey and Scarborough are
a short drive away.
offer an exciting range of facilities including the famous
sea life centre at Scarborough, the historic castle set in
a commanding position on the cliff top, theatres, spa and coastal
cottage is a short drive from the famous cliffs of Bempton,
an RSPB reserve popular with birdwatchers and less the 8 miles
from Flamborough and the beautiful heritage coast. Explore
caves, the nature reserve at Danes Dyke with beach access,
climb to the top of ancient lighthouses and eat at one of the
many local inns and seafood restaurants.
is situated on the Scarborough to Bridlington cycle loop, miles
of quiet roads to explore on route. Park at the church in the
nearby village of Speeton and a short walk takes you down to
magnificent golden sands guarded by the towering white chalk
cliffs which stretch to Filey, a quiet seaside resort famous
for its Brigg which you can access at low tide. Take your small
hammer and enjoy fossiling at nearby Reighton or take your
surfboard to the fabulous beach at Cayton Bay and ride the
you enjoy visiting stately homes ride the small cliff top scenic
land train from Bridlington to Sewerby Hall and enjoy afternoon
tea in its cliff top gardens whilst enjoying one of its legendary
summer events. Try your hand at bowling or pitch and putt while
the children enjoy the small zoo and adventure playground.
Get lost in the maze at Burton Agnes Hall and picnic in the
spacious grounds of Burnby Hall gardens. Extensive information
on the surrounding area is available at the cottage.
good places to visit:
a maritime city with its many museums, shops and waterfront
and the world’s only submarium, a fascinating underwater
world. The medieval cities of Beverley and York. Whitby with
is Abbey and legends of Dracula. The rugged North Yorkshire
Moors National Park.
the more adventurous, the Skydive Parachute Centre is less than a
Good places to eat:
Star at Flamborough, seafood restaurant at Reighton, Inghams
in Filey, famous for its fish and chips.