Mel House Cottages (Swimming Pool, Spa, Sauna) - Pickering near Scarborough, Yorkshire, England

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Key Cottage Information

£300 - £992 weekly price range
Sleeps  1 to 19 people in 10 bedrooms 
6 bathroom(s)
pets welcome
Pet Friendly (4 dogs welcome)
short breaks
Short breaks offered (min. 3 days)
Family-Friendly: Cot, High Chair available.
cleaning standards
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Rating: Not assessed
Accessibility information: Wheelchair wide doorways, Ramp available , Grab rails in bathroom - We are no longer inspected for the following accessibility 'Awards' - but we have altered nothing since our last 'inspection'. Former 'accreditation' under the National Accessibility Scheme was as follows:- 'Mallard' and 'Swift', 'M3 - Assisted' and 'M3 - Independent' respectively, are wheelchair accessible. 'Owl', 'M1', caters for those with mobility impairment but is not wheelchair accessible.
Number of units of accommodation: 4
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£300 per week
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About Mel House Cottages (Swimming Pool, Spa, Sauna)

Choose from 4 comfortable and welcoming holiday cottages at Mel House Cottages in Newton-on-Rawcliffe in North Yorkshire. The cottages are set in the beautiful village centre and sleep from 1-6 guests. Guests at Mel House Cottages enjoy shared use of the Indoor heated swimming pool, a spa and a sauna.

Originally stone stables and a granary, the cottages have been converted to offer comfortable good quality accommodation and are set in 2 acres of land above the stunning Newtondale. The charming village of Newton-on-Rawcliffe boasts a village green, a pond, children’s play area and the lovely White Swan Inn.

Two of the cottages: ‘Mallard’ and ‘Swift’ offer wet rooms which have support rails. These properties have been awarded access level M3- Assisted and M3- Independent under the National Accessible Scheme, making them suitable for wheelchair users. ‘Owl’, rated access level M1-Independent, is suitable for those with mobility impairments and has no internal stairs, however is not suitable for wheelchair users.

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Special Facilities

Special Features

Exposed wooden beams Exposed wooden beams
Special features Leisure Suite with heated Indoor Pool/Spa/Sauna. Water Garden. Laundry Room with drying facilities.

Entertainment Facilities

Free Wifi Free Wifi
Games room Games room: Three quarter sized table tennis table in a 3-sided 'Open Barn' area

Leisure Facilities

Indoor Hot Tub Indoor Hot Tub
Sauna Sauna
Heated pool Heated pool

Property Facilities

Kitchen & Dining

Microwave Microwave
Fridge/freezer Fridge/freezer
Washing machine Washing machine
Tumble dryer Tumble dryer
Type of cooker Type of cooker: Electric
Dining table Dining table seats 19


Bed linen provided Bed linen provided


Bath Bath
Shower Shower
Towels provided Towels provided

Other facilities

Hairdryer(s) Hairdryer(s)


Central heating Central heating
Woodburner Woodburner

Garden and Outdoors

Garden Garden: Extensive shared garden with sitting-out areas
Parking Parking

Family-Friendly Facilities

Children welcome Children welcome
Cot Cot
High Chair High Chair

Dog-Friendly Facilities

Dogs welcome Dogs welcome - up to 4 dogs

Setting and Local Information

Nearest Train Station or Airport: Malton
Pub(s) nearby Pub(s) nearby
Good area for walking Good area for walking
Golf course nearby Golf course nearby
Fishing available nearby Fishing available nearby

More About this Property

Type: Cottage.
Types of Bookings welcome: Friends FriendsFamilies Families

The Cottages in More Detail:

Mallard- This charming cottage sleeps up to 6 in 5 beds spread across 3 bedrooms. Tastefully decorated and furnished, this holiday home has an open-plan living area with spacious sitting room area and wood-burning stove. There is a fully-equipped fitted kitchen and dining area. There are 2 bathrooms and the three bedrooms consist of one double and two twin bedrooms.

- Sleeping up to 5 in 3 bedrooms (one double bedroom, one twin and a single), Swift is a very attractive ground floor conversion and boasts period features such as exposed beams and a feature stone wall in the sitting room and dining room. There is a wood-burning stove, fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom and a separate wet room.

Owl - this charming two bedroom holiday apartment sleeps up to 4 in one double bedroom and one twin bedroom. There are no internal steps, making it a great choice for the less mobile or those travelling with young children. There is an open plan living area with dining area and fully-equipped kitchen as well as a family bathroom.

Granary- This charming first-floor apartment sleeps up to 3 + 1. The Granary has attractive exposed beams and external stone steps with a hand-rail. Inside there is an open-plan living area complete with comfortable sitting room, dining room and fitted kitchen. There are lovely views of Lewisham from the Granary. In terms of bedrooms there is one double and one single (which can be converted into a twin if required, supplement charged) and there is also a spacious family bathroom with a corner bath and separate shower cubicle. The Granary is not suitable for children aged 7 or younger.

Note: Owl and Granary can be rented together for up to 8 people, great for 2 parties wishing to holiday together but wanting some privacy on occasions.

Key Features:

-    Use of indoor heated swimming pool, sauna and spa
-    High levels of independently accredited access for those with mobility impairment
-    Children and dogs welcome if accompanied
-    Short breaks available in Winter (roughly Nov- Mid March)

Deposit (25%) payable at time of Booking with the balance due no later than 8 weeks prior to the holiday start date

Property Location

Pickering near Scarborough

Attractive Market Town 'open' throughout the year - gateway to the North York Moors National Park

Local Attractions

North York Moors Steam Railway, Pickering; Ryedale Folk Museum, Hutton-le-Hole (Snapshot of the Past); Eden Camp, Malton (Second World War History Museum); Flamingoland, Kirbymisperton, Nr. Malton (Theme Park); Castle Howard, Malton (Famous Stately Home); Sea Life Centre, Scarborough; Submarium, Hull (Enormous Fish Tank); National Railway Museum, York; Jorvik Centre, York (Viking 'Experience'); Castles, Abbeys, and so on - there's so much choice within an hour's drive of us that you can't hope to do everything you'd like to do in a fortnight!

Recommended Places to Visit: Cropton Forest and Dalby Forest; North York Moors (wonderful walking and views in England's largest expanse of heather moorland); Heritage Coastline bordering the North Sea; Filey (4 mile beach); Robin Hood's Bay ('picture postcard' village by the sea); Runswick Bay (fossil hunting); Whitby (both historic and current connections with the sea - and 'Goths'); The City of York; The 9 Racecourses in Yorkshire - ask the Cottages Owner for advice!

Annual Events: Pickering Steam Fair in early August; War Weekend - re-enactment, but not literally! - in mid-October.

Recommended Places to Eat Out: White Swan, Newton-on-Rawcliffe - good quantities of reasonably priced home-made English food; Horseshoe, Levisham - a haven for 'Moors Walkers' in need of liquid and solid refreshment; New Inn, Cropton - with its own brewery; Blacksmith's Arms, Lastingham - more adventurous than your average pub food; White Swan, Pickering - haute cuisine at a slightly higher price (bring your best togs for evening dining or you'll not feel 'comfortable'); Spice 4 U, Pickering - terrific Indian restaurant; Cappleman's, Pickering - best fish'n'chips in the area (take away or eat in cafe).

Local Sports: Cycling/Mountain Biking, Fishing, Golf, Horse Riding, Horseracing.

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