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Enjoy a peaceful holiday with stunning views...

Set in the magnificent North Yorkshire Moors National Park, this idyllic semi-detached cottage enjoys stunning views over the small farming area of Harwood Dale. Carefully furnished with a large landscaped garden, Woodpeckers Cottage is situated in the ideal location for exploring the very best that Yorkshire has to offer.

Less than three miles from the coast, visitors are drawn to the popular seaside towns of Whitby and Scarborough and the chocolate box villages that lie scattered along the North East coast. With countless attractions for all ages such as the The North Yorkshire Moors Railway and the RSPB-managed Bempton Cliffs, Woodpeckers Cottage proves to be a popular destination all year round.

Woodpeckers Cottage, is a charming three bedroom semi-detached bungalow that sleeps 5 (double, twin and single rooms plus cot). The property is surrounded by farmland and has a large garden with a spacious gravel driveway. Fully wheelchair accessible. Fantastic location for visiting the Moors and the surrounding area.

"Wonderful hosts made the holiday a pleasure." Mr T, Kent.

"We had a lovely week visiting all the nearby seaside destinations. The cottage has breathtaking views and the garden is wonderful. David and Sue are fantastic owners and respect your privacy." Mr S, York.

"A lovely peaceful location, it was nice to wake up to the beautiful scenery, gardens and birds and the cottage had all we needed." Mr G, King's Lynn.

Woodpeckers Cottage includes...
•Linen (bedding, towels etc).
•Free wireless Internet connection.
•Real open fire.
•High chair
•Smart TV with FreeSat and NETFLIX.
TV in double bedroom with FreeSat set top box.
•CD player and radio.
•Oven, microwave, dishwasher. Washing Machine.
•On site parking.
•Garden furniture.

Fishing & Golf available nearby. Totally non smoking. Sandy Beaches within 7 miles. Dalby Forest walks & cycling nearby.

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Cottagefrom £455.00 to £800.00 per unit per week

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Booking & Payment Details

  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted


  • Barbecue


  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
  • High chairs available

Cooking Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave cooker

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating
  • Real log/coal fires

Laundry Facilities

  • Ironing facilities
  • Washing machine

Linen & Bedding

  • Linen provided


  • Private parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • WiFi or internet access

Room/Unit Facilities

  • CD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Radio
  • Satellite TV
  • Television

Site Features

  • Garden

Property Facilities: Cottage

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Bath
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Scenic view
  • Shower
  • Elderly and less mobile

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road: From Scarborough, take the A171 Whitby Road. At Burniston (after 5 miles) turn left past the garage onto Limestone Road. Continue for 2 miles towards Harwood Dale. Immediately after Ellis Close farm buildings on the left, is the Lindhead Close bungalow. Woodpeckers Cottage is past Lindhead Close Bungalow.

From Whitby, take the A171 towards Scarborough ignoring the first road sign to Harwood Dale. Turn right down Gowlands Lane, half a mile after the Falcoln Inn. Turn right at the bottom of Gowlands lane along the Harwood Dale Road for half a mile to Lindhead Close Bungalow. Woodpeckers Cottage is part of Lindhead Close Bungalow.

Please visit our website for full directions and a map of the area. Or ask when booking for further details.

Woodpeckers Cottage


Lindhead Close, Harwood Dale Road, Harwood Dale, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0DW
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  • Membership SchemeDiscover Yorkshire Coast – Silver Member Discover Yorkshire Coast – Silver Member 2021

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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