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Self-Catering Holiday Cottage Whitby

The Piggery in Whitby, North Yorkshire

From: €364 weekly Guests 4 Rooms 2 Bathroom 1

The Piggery Self-Catering

Holiday home
The Piggery is a detached stone and pantile cottage in the small village of Ugglebarnby, just one mile from Sleights in the North York Moors National Park. The cottage sleeps four people and has two double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The cottage also contains a fitted kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area. Outside the cottage is off road parking for three cars and a lawned garden and patio with outdoor furniture. Set in the National Park, yet just four miles from the coast, The Piggery is a superb holiday cottage in a wonderful location.

Area
The village of Sleights is perfect for both coastal and countryside holidays. It is on the edge of dramatic moors and close to the beautiful Yorkshire coastline.

Region
The North York Moors National Park covers 554 square miles, with landscape ranging from heather-clad moorland and deep secluded dales, to the cliffs and coves of the magnificent coastline making it a haven for walkers.

Amenities
Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, WIFI, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned garden and patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: This property is suitable for 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Cottage amenities

  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
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Self-Catering Reviews

Mrs Fisher
March 2019
A gem of a property where you can catch sight of roe deer and hares and hear the toot of an owl very close to the cottage..
Ms Cooper
February 2019
The cottage is lovely very quirky and finished to a high standard.. The location was beautiful looking out onto rolling landscape. Will be back again soon.
Mrs Holmes
October 2018
The welcome pack was a very nice surprise & the cottage was very clean & warm
Mrs Lee
October 2018
Excellent cottage in lovely surroundings.. The owner, Mrs Wilson has gone the extra mile to make this holiday home a memorable place. The welcome gift was superb. We are very pleased with our experiences dealing with Sykes.Efficient and easy to book on line.
Mr Hodgson
September 2018
It is the second time at the piggery and both holidays we have loved, ideally situated to explore the dales and Yorkshire coast.. So good were off again next year.
Mr Green
September 2018
The piggery is a luxurious charming cottage in a lovely picturesque location with great views and peace and quiet.. Plenty to do around Whitby, including a beautiful waterfall "Falling Foss" and tea room only 2 miles south of the cottage. North York Moors Railway Steam Gala was a great day out.
Mrs Rayner
August 2018
‘The Piggery’ , set in beautiful Yorkshire scenery , even on a rainy day.. Fully equipped cottage, warm and cosy. Welcome package on arrival. Fresh free range eggs! There are no bad points about this cottage, peace and quiet, breath taking views. Wished all holiday cottages were set out this way 5 stars all the way !
Mr Bonser
August 2018
We could not fault this cottage at all, it was perfect and in a beautiful location! The owner was friendly and welcoming and the cottage was lovely, clean and cosy. We will definitely return.
Mrs Edwards
July 2018
Personal touches from Margaret the hostess were lovely.. The location is fabulous for visiting that part of North Yorkshire. Just wonderful.
Mr Cleal
July 2018
This property is only suitable for 3 adults or 2 adults and one child.. It is 4 miles from Whitby and in the back of beyond which is not for everybody and bear in mind there are 4 substantial up/down roads to get here. Personally I think the location/ facilities are second to none.
Mrs Docwra
June 2018
This cottage was absolute perfection, very clean and the amount of extras were amazing.. Mrs Wilson had not only filled a welcome basket with free range eggs, tea, coffee and cakes but also left 2 vases of fresh flowers and all sorts of lovely extras like tooth brushes, shower buffer and mouth wash plus every type of cleaning product you could wish for in the kitchen and lounge. Very good kitchen utensils and a range of pots and pans, we couldn't get to grips with the washing machine however. We especially loved sitting on the patio with a glass of wine/tea/coffee/cider and admired a stunning scenery, it was very helpful that Sykes had arranged brilliant weather for our stay!!! The only drawback was that it was a way out of the village for walking to the local pub and shops, very steep hills. We were able to get about via the local taxi service when we didn't want to drive ourselves. The local butchers was a gold mine and we came home with a freezer box full of beautiful meat locally sourced, absolutely wonderful selection. We visited Whitby, Scarborough, Robin Hoods Bay, Floss Falls and a few local villages and their facilities, our first time in the North Yorkshire area we are certain to return to The Piggery and explore further, all in all a wonderful holiday, thank you.
Mr Bingham
June 2018
Thanks to Mrs Wilson wonderful holiday again..
Mr Gibb
May 2018
This was our fourth visit to the Piggery in four years.. It is a beautifully appointed and comfortable cottage with everything being of the highest quality.It is ideally located and is set in very attractive and secluded surroundings.Margaret,the owner,is very genuine,friendly and attentive with her excellent welcome pack always being so appreciated.It is such a home from home that it's such a wrench to leave when the holiday is over! Very highly recommended.
Mrs Cox
May 2018
The cottage was beautiful, clean and everything we could wish for.. The location was peaceful and the views were lovely. It was perfect. The welcome pack was much appreciated.
Mr French
April 2018
We have had many holidays in cottages booked through Sykes and The Piggery was by far the best.. The owner had thought of everything.
Mr Stoddard
April 2018
Another perfect holiday in the very well equipped cottage.. The owner makes you feel very welcome and is only a phone call away if you have any problems. The welcome pack in the Piggery is the best we have come across. We will return!
Mrs Roche
November 2017
Booking the cottage was a very easy process.. The cottage itself was extremely warm comfortable and clean. We got a lovely welcome pack including milk, teabags and fresh eggs. The cottage is in easy reach of Whitby and other nearby places of interest and the holiday was relaxing for everyone.
Mrs Furness
September 2017
There were not enough instructions on how to use heating, putting out recycling bins etc..
Mrs Thornton
August 2017
Quite simply the best cottage that we have stayed in! Fantastic in every way. We hope to return soon.
Mr Neylan
June 2017
We would have liked to find in the kitchen: salad bowl, garlic press, sieve..
Miss Bradshaw
May 2017
Beautiful surroundings.. Rolling hills and sea in the distance. Large garden that was perfect for my 4 yr old daughter. Every comfort catered for. Attentive and helpful owner. Just perfect!
Mr Gibb
July 2016
This was my second visit and already looking forward to the third! This accommodation is superb in every way - All fixtures and fittings to the highest standard with many thoughtful touches which are so appreciated and in such a wonderful and private location.
Mr Munro
July 2016
We loved it at first sight - its solitude and its peaceful surroundings. It wouldn't have been out of place for Daddy, Mummy and Baby bear's names to have been on the beds! We were very comfortable. We were made very welcome.
Mrs Middleton
June 2016
This lovely cottage was in a beautiful location, and had all that we needed for a lovely break. We would recommend this without hesitation.
Mr Clarke
April 2016
The conversion of The Piggery has been done extremely well. The size was perfect and actually bigger than we were expecting. There were fantastic views and it was so peaceful, plus ideally located for exploring the moors and the coast. Would most definitely return.
Mr Wright
April 2016
A relaxing, private and comfortable accommodation. This is our fifth visit and was equally as enjoyable as our previous stays.
Mrs Gillespie
December 2015
Lovely little cottage which was very festively decorated. We didn't want for anything. Very cosy and comfortable. Would recommend to family and friends.
Mr Thompson
December 2015
The Piggery is a delightful cottage in a lovely location. The owner is very accommodating and assisted our every need. The cottage has been converted and refurbished to a very high standard. It is so comfortable with everything you need for that perfect break. The views are great. Highly recommended.
Mr Tyrrell
October 2015
We loved The Piggery. The setting was quiet and peaceful but within easy reach of Whitby and the surrounding countryside. The property was beautifully furnished, cosy and warm. The best cottage we have stayed in.
Mrs Clarke
September 2015
We loved the peaceful setting, and it was just about the right distance to travel to Whitby and Scarborough. It was a very comfortable home from home cottage which was warm and cosy.
Mr Lamley
July 2015
One of the best cottages we have ever stayed at. Total privacy was a plus, we were able to completely relax in lovely surroundings without being overlooked by anyone. Your every need is catered for here, and you couldn't ask for a better kept, well cleaned cottage.
Mrs Beatty
June 2015
It was a lovely surprise when we first arrived, it was WOW, the photo's on the web do not do it justice. The weather for us was not perfect but The Piggery certainly was. It was spotlessly clean, comfortable and with exceptional quality furnishings etc. A truly well loved cottage and a credit to the owners attention to detail. We will recommend to all and return ourselves.
Mr Austin
June 2015
Having been to The Piggery before and found it to be a little gem my opinion has not changed, other than the gem shines brighter. The owners have done a marvellous job of making our stay as comfortable and homely as possible. Well done.
Mr Gibb
May 2015
This accommodation was the best I have ever experienced. It was spotlessly clean and comfortable with all the fixtures, fittings and equipment of the highest quality. Very highly recommended.
Mr Knight
May 2015
The cottage is very professionally completed throughout and the surrounding grounds outside are well cared for. An overall excellent stay.
Mr Sutton
May 2015
A great property renovated to a very high standard.
Mrs Bonnell
April 2015
A delightful property which was tastefully furnished and well provided. Attention to detail has been given to everything from drawers of tea towels to latches on doors. It delights the eye, inside and out.
Mrs Price
February 2015
We liked everything and didn't want to come home!
Mr Coffey
October 2014
A beautiful cottage, it has been decorated and equipped to a high standard and the attention to detail is obvious. It is very comfortable and we thoroughly enjoyed our 3 nights here. Our toddler also loved it and there were plenty of toys provided that kept her amused while we were indoors. Small welcoming touches by the owner were appreciated. Only wish we could have stayed longer and look forward to returning in the summer.
Mr Bagott
October 2014
The Piggery was a fantastic property. We are already thinking of going back there next year. Just the right distance from Whitby to be away from the crowds.
Mrs Bond
October 2014
A quiet and peaceful location. Everything you could want was supplied including a well thought out welcome pack .
Mrs Clarke
September 2014
Absolutely love this cottage, it has everything you could want, nothing was left out. It is in a fabulous location on top of a hill so sitting on the patio watching the sunset is an absolute pleasure. It was very comfortable and homely, my husband and I would definitely recommend The Piggery, cant wait to go back!
Miss Tunnicliffe
August 2014
An excellent base for our walking holiday. The owner left a lovely welcome pack for us and all amenities were provided.
Guest
August 2014
What a delightful conversion. The views down to Whitby over the fields were wonderful. We will go back as much as possible, only the long journey prevents us going more often.
Mr Dougal
March 2014
This was by far the nicest cottage we have stayed in, the cottage was decorated to a very high standard and extremely comfortable. Our 3 year old daughter cried when we had to leave. We are already thinking of returning to The Piggery.
Mr Brooks
February 2014
Peaceful, convenient, well-positioned. Very comfortable, everything catered for.
Guest
December 2013
Excellent accommodation with everything you need whether you use it as a base to explore the North Yorkshire coast or just to relax. The owners always make you feel very welcome and ensure that everything is there to make your stay something that you will always remember. If you have forgotten anything even a toothbrush you can bet there will be one there for you. We have stayed here many times and will return again and again. In the village of Sleights you have a Botham's bakery which sells a large array of excellent cakes cookies and bread. There is also a butchers, a grocery store and a fish and chip shop. Hope to return early next year.
Guest
December 2013
This is one of the best cottages we have ever stayed in. Everything has been done to a very high and tasteful standard. The owner was also a very friendly and helpful owner.Everything was just Perfect.This cottage is a real gem a true 10/10.
Mrs Snelling
October 2013
The Piggery is ideal accommodation if you just want to relax, or if you want to use it as a base to explore the surrounding areas. We have always received a warm welcome every time we stay at the cottage, and would strongly recommend it to our family or anyone who wants to find a peaceful relaxing holiday, as we say 'a home away from home'. A beautiful cottage.
Mr Yerrell
September 2013
This is one of the best cottages we have ever stayed in. Everything has been done to a very high and tasteful standard. The owner was also a very friendly and helpful owner. Everything was just Perfect.
Mrs Clarke
September 2013
Spectacular views. Very quiet. It was very high specification, and had everything we needed. It is located only 4 miles from Whitby, close to Robin Hoods Bay ,and the lovely beach at Sansend. Cannot wait to go back, and possibly stay for two weeks instead of one. We had a fantastic holiday.
Mrs Laight
August 2013
Cottage was fantastic, and the owner was especially helpful.
Mrs Flynn
August 2013
I loved the cottage and would certainly stay there again. The facilities were very good!
Mr Broderick
June 2013
Perfect cottage, perfect location, total peace and quite for quality relaxation, excellent!
Mr Austin
May 2013
The cottage is a little gem. It is one of the nicest places we have stayed. We certainly will be booking for next year.
Mrs Cross
April 2013
A lovely cottage finished to an extremely high standard. It was perfect for exploring both the coast and the moors.
Ms Lburns
April 2013
The beautiful scenery from the windows, the peace and quiet of the surrounding area, overall a fabulous place to relax.
Mr Broderick
October 2012
The quiet and peaceful location of the Piggery within easy travelling distance to an array of destinations to suit all tastes. All in all an excellent holiday!
Mr Mountcastle
September 2012
The wonderful location and special thanks to the owner for the lovely welcoming pack and flowers. We really enjoyed our stay and visited many lovely places which included Whitby and the Abbey.
Guest
September 2012
This recently refurbished property has been done to a very high standard and the quality of the fixture and fittings is of a very high level. We wanted a very quiet place to celebrate our 25th Wedding anniverary and the owners attention to detail with their Welcome basket was greatly appreciated. We would be happy to recommend this place and will book there again soon.
Mr Cooke
July 2012
We loved The Piggery, it was lovely to go back to after a days exploring. Everything about it was first class.
Mrs Dykes
July 2012
The conversion from an old piggery to this very well equipped and comfortable cottage is brilliant. Good, quiet location but within easy reach of stunning coast countryside. The owner was very accommodating of our needs and she left us a lovely welcome pack to enjoy, including some of their own free range eggs.
Miss James
July 2012
The Piggery was a lovely conversion and perfect for our location requirements. It has a lovely large TV and efficient heating.
Mr Needham
July 2012
We chose this property and week as our gift to each other to celebrate our Silver Wedding anniversary. We could not have been happier with the standard of the building and the fixtures and fittings in this premier property. We have already recommended it to our friends and relatives, and some we know will be booking.
Mrs Stead
July 2012
The cottage was very homely, well furnished and had everything we could have needed. The owner had left a few things for us like eggs and flowers etc. which was a really nice touch. The area was beautiful and we would definitely book again.
Mr Land
May 2012
Beautiful cottage in an excellent position. Many thanks for a lovely stay.
Mr Bentley
March 2012
Well what can I say. The best cottage I have ever stayed in anywhere in the world. An ideal, quiet location and this cottage has everything you could possibly need. The owners were very helpful. This was a wonderful break from the office.
Mr Porteous
November 2011
Peace and quiet, lovely views, and a nice place to relax.
Mrs Snelling
October 2011
We enjoyed every minute of our holiday. The accommodation was excellent and the owners were more than helpful. The Piggery is like a home from home except it was more peaceful than being at home. The surroundings are beautiful and we had deer in the garden every morning. It was in easy access to shops and Whitby. We would just like to thank the owners for the use of their beautiful well fitted out cottage. We will be back next year.
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