Fair Winds

Staithes, Yorkshire Coast

  • 3 Star
  • A homely retreat on the Yorkshire Coast

You can book this property from:

  • £580 per week
  • £83 per night
  • 3 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds
  • 2 zip & link beds - can be king/super king or single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Travel cot


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 0.3 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.



  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Walk-in shower

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement


Access Statement


Property Name: Fair Winds

Description: Bungalow


Pre-arrival and local facilities


Nearest bus stop: Staithes, 350m

Nearest train station: Saltburn, 14.6km

Nearest petrol station: Hinderwell, 2.6km

Mobility equipment hire is: Whitby DAG, Flowergate, Whitby

Nearest food shop: Staithes, 400m

Nearest pub/restaurant: Staithes, 240m


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available: On-site and on-street

Number of spaces available: 2

For what sized car: any

Parking surface is: Block paved and tarmac

Is the parking level: Yes

Is there good space to unload once parked: Yes

Distance to property from parking: At property 2m

Distance to nearest public parking area: 0.2km

Is it pay and display? pay and display

The width of the path to the property is: 1m

The number of steps to the entrance is: 1


Main entrance


The main entrance door width is 80cm

Number of steps to the main entrance is: 1

The height of the key safe is: 110cm

The height of the key hole is: 104cm

How many other entrances to the property are there? 2

The other entrance door widths are: 108cm

Number of steps to the other entrances: 1


Living and dining rooms


Type of flooring: Wood

Width of doorways: 75cm

Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture movable or fixed? Movable




Type of flooring:  Tiled

Width of doorways: 75cm

Worktop height: 92cm

Is oven set high or low? Low

Fridge height: 110cm

Freezer height: 73cm

Is crockery stored in high or low cupboards: High

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes, which and where? No


Bedrooms and landings


How many floors does the property have? 1

Number of steps between floors: 0

Type of flooring: Wood

Width of the doorways: 75cm

Bed sizes 4’6”

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed? Movable


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: Tiled

Width of the doorways: 75cm

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? No

Is there a ground floor WC? Yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? Yes

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? No

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? No


Outdoor facilities


External areas are firm, level, sloped and grassed

Is permanent seating provided: Yes

Is there outside lighting: Yes

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces:

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired: No

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden?: No

Are there are any other hazards: No




Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? No

If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls?

Mobile phone reception information: EE is stronger network

Closest public telephone is: 160m

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes

Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? Smoke and alarm


Additional relevant information


Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property:  


This access statement has been completed by the owner and Ingrid Flute’s is not to be held responsible for the content therein.


Fair Winds is a delightful two bedroomed bungalow with gardens to the front and back and private off street parking. It is situated in the charming fishing village of Staithes, on the beautiful Yorkshire coast, between the popular seaside towns of Whitby and Saltburn. It is just an easy drive to the picturesque North York Moors.

This lovely house is very spacious and homely with large living areas, wooden floors and underfloor heating throughout. The lounge/dining room has a very high ceiling, with Scandinavian style wooden panelling and spotlights, and there is a similarly styled wood burning stove, which creates Fair Wind’s unique character. The adjoining kitchen has lots of storage and is well equipped. The second hallway takes you to the bedrooms, good size family bathroom and the conservatory with the pleasant view towards the back garden.

The village of Staithes is famous for its beauty and charm, it is popular with photographers and painters and features in many photos and artwork of the area. It has characteristic charming tall cottages, several shops and pubs, a pretty beck and a sandy beach. The Jurassic Yorkshire coast is great for fossil hunting.

Into a spacious hallway.
Hanging space, a shoe rack and a built-in cupboard with a washing machine.
Lounge/Dining Room: A two-seater and three-seater sofa, an armchair, lovely Scandinavian style wood burning stove, sideboard and shelves, TV with Freeview, large solid wood dining table and chairs.
Adjoins the lounge/diner. An electric cooker with oven and grill, ceramic hob, fridge freezer with water/ice dispenser, dishwasher, microwave, Senseo coffee machine, units with lights.
Bedroom 1:
A double bed with two bedside cabinets and lights, a large built-in wardrobe, a chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: Two single beds which  can also be made up to a Double bed bedside table and light , shelves, a wardrobe with a full length mirror.
Bathroom: Bath, separate shower, toilet and washbasin.
Conservatory: Table and chairs, sofa and unit.

Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: Private off street parking.
Garden: Enclosed garden laid to lawn.
Heating: Underfloor heating, wood burning stove in the lounge.
Short Breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes: Towels are provided. No smoking at this property. Travel cot available. Unlimited WiFi available free of charge. Mobile phone signal is variable.
Shop: 0.1 mile  Pubs: 0.1 mile


Area Information

Staithes is a pretty, traditional fishing village with bundles of charm located 10 miles north of Whitby and offers an idyllic location for holidaymakers visiting the seaside. The village boasts some of the narrowest cobbled streets in the north and is connected with ginnels, nooks and winding streets. There is plenty to see and do with pubs, cafes, shops, art galleries and a fish smokehouse. The village hosts real ale and jazz festivals during the year and the September Arts Festival is becoming a very popular event which attracts many visitors. For those fancying taking to the waters there are regular boat trips to Whitby from Staithes. There are many walks around the area along the cliff tops and through to Whitby, it is an ideal location for any holidaymaker.

For more information on Staithes and the surrounding area and local events see our Yorkshire Coast Guide and the Festivals & Events Guide.