Sleights, Yorkshire Coast

  • 4 Star Gold
  • This beautiful and unique property is situated in a quiet and charming area on the outskirts of the village of Sleights. It has been decorated and furnished to a very high standard.

You can book this holiday cottage from:

  • £486 per week
  • £69 per night
  • 4 Star Gold
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No Pets
  • WiFi
  • Garden/Courtyard


How far to...?

  • Beach 3 miles
  • Pub 1 mile
  • Shop 1 mile


  • Garden, courtyard or patio
  • Private parking


  • 1 bathroom
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 1 sofa bed

Property information

House Rules

  • Check in: 2pm
  • Check out: 10am



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: Woodside 

Description: Apartment 


The nearest bus stop is: Briggswath, 550m 

The nearest train station is: Sleights, 600m 

The nearest food shop is: Sleights, 2000m 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Briggswath, 700m 

The nearest petrol is: Whitby, 2500m 

Mobility equipment hire is: Whitby, 3500m 

Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: On-site undercover 

For what sized cars? Large 

Good space to unload once parked? 

Number of spaces available: One 

The parking surface is: Concrete 

Distance to the property from the parking: 10m 

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area: not applicable 

Is it pay and display? Not applicable 

The width of the path to the property is: 5m 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: None 

Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? One 

The doors widths are: 30” 

Keyhole height: 1.4m 

How many steps are there to the entrance: Two 

Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Tiled 

The door widths are: open plan, no doors 

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 


The flooring is: Tiled 

The door widths are: Open plan, no doors 

The worktop height is: 900mm 

Is the oven set high or low? Low 

The fridge height is: Low 

The freezer height is: Low 

Is crockery stored high or low? Low 

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: 

Bedrooms and landings 

How many floors does the property have: Two 

The number of steps between floors is: 12 

The flooring is: Wooden 

The door widths are: No doors, open plan 

Bed sizes are: 5ft 

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable 

Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

The door widths are: 30” 

Is there an accessible or adapted WC?: Yes 

Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower?: Yes 

Is there a ground floor WC?: Yes 

Is there a ground floor bath or showroom?: Yes 

Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up?: Level 

The flooring is: Tiled 

Outdoor facilities 

External areas are: Firm, level, sloped, stepped, ramped and grassed 

Permanent seated is provided 

There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps) 

There are footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired 

There are no barriers to entry into any part of the garden 

There are steep areas and steps 


Is there a land line for guests to use? No 

Mobile reception details: Vodaphone, EE are ok, other networks can be used from the garden 

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)?: yes 

Are electrical sockets generally set low or height: 450mm high 

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests?: No 

Any other information: The property is on a hill side with a drive up to the level undercover parking. There are two steps up to the main door. The large garden is on a slope with a level seating area at the front. Other seating areas are accessed from the sloping garden 


This beautiful and unique property is situated in a quiet area on the outskirts of the village of Sleights. Eco-friendly designed, this property really does have the wow factor. The huge open plan ground floor seems almost space age in design and you cannot help but be impressed by the standard of fittings. Outside there is a patio area and shared garden. Sleights has an award winning butcher's and Bothams the Baker as well as a general store, a post office, pubs and restaurants. A very popular choice with our customers.

Lounge/Kitchen: TV with DVD player and radio/CD player. Small fridge freezer, electric hob with oven, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher and breakfast bar. Dining table and chairs.
Bathroom: Bath, separate shower, toilet, washbasin.

King-size bed, dressing table, hanging space, bedroom chairs.
En-suite: Toilet and washbasin.

Availability: 14 February - 7th November 2016.
Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: Private undercover  parking next to the property.
Heating: Eco-friendly, underfloor central heating.
Garden: Stone-paved patio with table and chairs and use of garden.
Short breaks: Short breaks not accepted during 2016.
Notes: Towels, tea towels and cleaning materials are provided. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property.
Mobile phone signal is variable. This property is not suitable for children.  The property is attached to the owner's accommodation. Elevated position with fairly steep driveway.
Pub: 1 mile, Shop: 1 mile.

Sleights is a stunning, traditional village located around three miles from Whitby. Sleights is one of the largest villages in country. Along the bottom of the village runs the River Esk, where many salmon can be seen leaping in the river. Salmon fishing permits can be obtained for anyone interested in trying their hand at fishing. The village has fantastic amenities including a shop, bakers, an award-winning butchers, pubs, church, village hall, fish and chip restaurant and a post office. Sleights has a train station where you can catch a train to Whitby or Grosmont ( for connections to steam trains) and along the picturesque Esk Valley and travel through the valley and villages along the route. It is a wonderful location for walks and is perfect for a family or couples holiday.


Best cottage we have stayed in.


Excellent property, would recommend it and we would definitely return.


First class property to stay in.


Stunning, well equipped and comfortable cottage. A lovely peaceful and relaxing place to return to at the end of a day of sightseeing. The owners work incredibly hard maintaining the beautiful garden, which is a joy to behold, especially the wonderful magnolia. We thoroughly enjoyed our week’s stay.


Our second year using your company for our holidays. Been amazing like last year. Would recommend anyone to book threw you. Woodside cottage was above and beyond better than we even thought. A fully relaxed week away we had which was just what we needed. Regarding Marcia Gascoigne


A beautiful property ideally situated for exploring N Yorkshire and located in gorgeous surroudings. The owners were very welcome and helpful. Would thoroughly recommend this property- the best we've been to.


Nice little welcoming extras.



Area Information

Beautiful, eco-friendly property on the outskirts of Sleights