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Brontes Rest Holiday Cottage

  • 2 Princess Lane
  • Old Town
  • Scarborough
  • Yorkshire Coast
  • YO11 1QS


  • Close to Beach
  • Close to Shops
  • Cot and Highchair
  • Family
  • Freeview
  • Historic Romantic
  • Open fire / Wood burner
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Patio
  • Pet Friendly
  • Self Catering
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • Welcome Hamper
  • WiFi


At a Glance

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 shower room
  • Sleeps up to 4
  • Victorian Fisherman's Cottage
  • Cosy retro interior
  • Harbour & beaches 2 minute walk
  • WiFi

About this Holiday Cottage

Brontes Rest Cottage in Scarborough is a beautifully presented Victorian fisherman's cottage nestling in the centre of Scarborough's medieval old town, a mere 2 minute stroll from the harbour and award-winning beaches. The property is detached and sits at the foot of Scarborough Castle, close to the steps up to St Mary's Church and the burial site of author Anne Bronte.  Bright and cheerful throughout, and with a vintage feel, the cottage is double fronted and perfect for couples or families.  A warm welcome is assured to all.  Whether you’re looking for a unique retro romantic retreat or a traditional seaside family holiday home near attractions, Bronte’s Rest is the perfect choice. 

Living Space

  • Living space features a cosy yet light and airy lounge with a warming, real open fire, a TV with Freeview channels, a DVD player, radio and a collection of books and local information.
  • In the kitchen/dining area you'll find all the essentials including a microwave, washing machine, a farmhouse dining table with seating, a fridge and a double oven.

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

  • Accommodating 4 guests.
  • Our comfortable and homely cottage has two first floor double bedrooms, one with two single beds, a spacious Victorian wardrobe and original fireplace and one with a double Victorian bed and original integrated cupboard.
  • The bathroom is a shower room on the ground floor and features a shower, wc and sink. 


The cottage has a cosy outdoor open courtyard patio with a small bistro set which is accessed from the back door.

In July and August parking is included in the tariff.  Outside of high season please contact us directly for more information on local parking options.  Temporary unloading space is adjacent to the cottage.

Other Things to Note

Brontes Rest is ideal for families of four. The cottage is suitable for the less mobile with access from street level. 

Well trained pets are welcome.  £20 per dog for a short break and £25 per dog for a weekly booking.  Please keep pets on the ground floor of the property only.

A welcome basket inclusive of tea, coffee and sugar and some other essentials is available on arrival. 

Gas, electricity, bed linen and towels are all also included in your booking together with your first supply of logs/coal for the open fire.  Please bring along your own beach towel.

WiFi/Broadband is available in the cottage.

Accommodation is non-smoking throughout.  

Special to Brontes Rest Holiday Cottage 

A cute and cosy retro vintage style cottage in the heart of Scarborough Old Town at the foot of the castle ramparts.  Two minutes' walk from the beach and harbour.  Original Victorian features.  Small courtyard patio area and pets welcome.




Follow signs for the castle and once on Castle Road, just after the Scarborough Arms take a right turn on to Tollergate and Friargate, then left onto St Sepulchre Street and keep on the road leading round to Princess Street.  Half way down Princess Street at the break in the houses take the right hand turn onto Princess Lane.  Brontes Rest is the only property on this road - No.2 featuring a pink door.  Parking is close by around the castle and Princess Square.

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