About this listing
This Georgian Hall is set in seven acres,with mature and well laid gardens.We offer Salmon and Trout fishing on a private stretch of the River Esk. The perfect place for rest and relaxation and only two miles from the bustling seaside town of Whitby.
We offer Bed and Breakfast accommodation at Groves Hall. Situated just two miles outside Whitby, North Yorkshire, in the beautiful and peaceful Esk Valley, Groves Hall has a commanding view over the surrounding countryside. We are lucky enough to be on the route of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, and in the summer, steam trains go past four times a day.
It is a Grade II listed Georgian stone built property set in seven acres, with mature gardens featuring specimen trees and plants. There is also 300 metres of river frontage on the Esk, from where it is possible to fish during the season for salmon and trout if you purchase a day permit from us, and have a fishing license.
The local area is wonderful for walking, cycling, fishing, painting, horse riding, bird watching, relaxing etc, with the bonus of being seven minutes drive from the bustling town of Whitby, which is full of shops, restaurants, Whitby Abbey etc...
The accommodation is the East Wing of our house, which has its own entrance.There is a large newly decorated twin room overlooking the garden, with two vintage European single beds, a fabulous en suite Art Deco bathroom and a seperate private area to have breakfast.FreeSat tv, Free Wi-Fi, and lots of good books! Parking is on the forecourt, for cars and we have secure storage for bicycles.
The bus service to and from Whitby is twice an hour, plus there is also the railway, which runs from Whitby to Middlesbrough, through the beautiful Esk Valley.
We are a non-smoking household , and do not take pets, as we have four very friendly cats. As well as a Full English breakfast, which is locally sourced, we can offer a delicious Vegetarian breakfast., plus we can cater for most dietary requirements.
This is an ideal spot to unwind, as it is so peaceful, with very lttle passing traffic, and glorious views.
Access to the gardens, and (URL HIDDEN) the Summer we have Badminton or Croquet set up. Great place to relax, listen to birdsong etc.
Interaction with Guests
We are naturally friendly people, but will respect your privacy. Our cats are available for fussing over, but they do not enter your accommodation.
We are on a private road, which means that there is very little passing traffic, besides horse riders, cyclists, and dog (URL HIDDEN) is a safe area, and our neighbours take pride in their gardens and it has a magical feel to the place.
There are buses into Whitby every half and hour.There are four trains into Whitby every day, plus the North York Moors Steam Railway runs into Whitby about three times a day from Spring onwards.
It takes about forty minutes to walk to Whitby, or a taxi takes eight minutes and costs about £7.
If you are going into town the same time that I am, I would be happy to give you a lift.
We have few rules, as you are here to enjoy yourselves. We would appreciate however muddy walking boots being left inside the front door, and not being taken (URL HIDDEN) this is a non smoking accommodation, we have no problem with guests smoking in the garden, so long as it is away from the house, and the cigarette stubs being taken away. Cats are to be fussed over generally!!