All White Rose Holiday Cottages are situated in Sleights
near Whitby with the exception of Raygill which is situated in
Sneaton. Sleights is a residential area approximately 3 miles
from Whitby on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors. The River
Esk runs along the bottom of the valley and the village is situated
on its bank sides and the hillsides above, there are many pleasant
walks within the village itself and the surrounding area.
The local shops available are a licenced grocery store, "Radfords"
- a high class butchers also selling fruit, vegetables, bread,
freshly made cakes, puddings and many other items, Bothams Bakers,
Post Office, antique shops, garage, the "Plough" pub, fish and
chip shop/cafe and 2 doctors surgeries (one at the top of the
village, the other at the lower end). Sleights railway station
is situated near where the bridge crosses the River Esk, the Salmon
Leap Hotel can also be found here. On the other side of the river
is the cafe known as the "River Gardens". This is a favourite
haunt for many people both local and visitors to have refreshments
and maybe a game of putting (golf) and buy some unusual plants
from Pat Perry and family (see the map of
The area is steeped in history with such famous people as Captain
Cook, St. Hilda and the Abbey, and more recently for the Cleveland
Way. Heartbeat is filmed around the area, in particular at Goathland
which is known as "Aidensfield" in the TV series.
Our aim is to offer a high standard of attractive holiday accommodation
with a personal touch in traditional village cottages, each one
being different. Please note the individual information.
We like to pay attention to detail to make your stay comfortable
so when you arrive, there will be fresh milk in the fridge and
a tea/coffee tray ready. Washing up liquid, bathroom cleaner and
toilet rolls are all supplied. Please note individual information
re linen, etc.
The properties at the lower end of the village are withing 2 or
3 minutes of the bus stop and the railway station (the Whitby
to Middlesbrough railway line is accessible to the North York
Moors railway at Grosmont Station).
All cottages are available all year including Christmas and New
Year, when you will find a Christmas tree and decorations.
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or call 01947 810763