Friths

Scarborough

4.18

(62 Reviews)

6 guests

2 bedrooms

4 beds

1 bathroom

Property Overview

If you’re looking for a getaway on the coast, Friths is a welcoming holiday home located in the popular town of Scarborough. Whether you’re travelling with family or friends, you can explore the local attractions, enjoy the sandy beaches and try the famous fish and chips! Sleeping up to six guests, Friths has everything you could need for a staycation by the sea.

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Property Details

The Space
Enter Friths and you’ll be instantly greeted by a cosy living area. With a comfy sofa, an armchair and a flat screen TV, this is the ideal place to relax after a fun-filled day at the beach.

The open-plan kitchen-diner area includes a table and six chairs where you can enjoy meals with your loved ones. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances and cookware so you can really make the most of your self-catering stay.

Head to the master bedroom and you’ll find a comfortable king-size bed with premium bed linens and plush bedding. The second bedroom has another king-size bed, as well as two single beds.

The family bathroom includes a bathtub, a separate shower, a WC and a basin.

Host & Stay are committed to our owners that their homes are protected during guest bookings. For this reason, we require all our guests to transfer a Damage Deposit (refundable, subject to an administration charge) or, to purchase an Accidental Damage Waiver which will cover you for up to £500.00 of accidental damage during your stay.

Neighborhood
Located in the seaside town of Scarborough, Friths is just a short walk to all of the attractions. Packed with seaside charm, you’ll find plenty of pubs, restaurants and cafes to discover as well as arcades and ice cream parlours.

There are a number of beaches for you to choose from. The popular South Bay is a sun trap and close to the hustle and bustle of the town centre. North Bay has been accredited with Blue Flag status meaning it’s one of the best beaches in Europe! Cayton Bay is the quietest of the three and boasts a sweeping bay with a rural feel. Lastly Cornelian Bay is the remotest and hardest to get to but it’s a hidden gem and often empty.

Ideal for all weathers, there are lots of indoor attractions in Scarborough for the whole family. Head to Sea Life Sanctuary to see seals, penguins, sharks, turtles and more or Scarborough Castle to explore its 3000 year history. If it’s outdoor fun you’re looking for, The Open Air Theatre is a short 20 minute walk from the house where you can see amazing bands, singers and comedians. There is also the Sky Trail Adventure and Peasholm Park nearby.

Getting Around
Friths is within walking distance of all that Scarborough has to offer and within 1 hours’ drive time of Staithes, Whitby, Robin Hood’s Bay and Filey.

Scarborough Train Station is a short 5 minute walk away and has routes to Filey, Bridlington, Liverpool and Sheffield.

There are plenty of bus routes throughout Scarborough. Hop on the 12 route and you can visit neighbouring seaside spots of Filey and Bridlington. The X93 travels through to Middlesbrough with drop offs in Robin Hood’s Bay and Whitby.

  • Bathtub
  • Bed linens
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Children’s books and toys
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Coffee maker
  • Cookware
  • Dishes and silverware
  • Dryer
  • Enhanced cleaning practices
  • Essentials
  • Family/kid friendly
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Flat smooth pathway to front door
  • Hair dryer
  • Hangers
  • Heating
  • High chair
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Path to entrance lit at night
  • Private entrance
  • Refrigerator
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke detector
  • Stove
  • Suitable for children (2-12 years)
  • Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • TV
  • Toaster
  • Towels provided
  • Town
  • Washer
  • Wireless Internet

Guests have access to the full property. The keys to the property are accessed via a secure key safe and full details will be provided shortly before your arrival date.

There are a number of pay and display car parks in Scarborough and we will send options to you prior to your arrival date.

Check-in: 16:00

Checkout: 10:00

Virtual Tour

Guest Reviews

4.18

(62 Reviews)

Paula

31/05/2024

In the centre of Scarborough

Kirrie

05/05/2024

Great stay, lovely little house a short walk from the promenade. We had a great stay! Be aware that all the parking outside the house on the street is pay & display and we unfortunately did get a ticket when we forgot to top up the time. There’s a Tesco express right next door so easy to grab anything you might need.

Morris

15/04/2024

Darren

08/04/2024

Clean, lovely period features with a modern twist<br/><br/>Nothing all good

Joanne

31/03/2024

The kitchen and bathroom was very modern,very nice.good large dining table for us all.<br/><br/>The house is literally on a main rd,the noise level was really loud.gangs walking past loudly.the details on the website do not match the real thing.

Mirela

25/02/2024

Kirsty

18/02/2024

We loved all the little details & features around the house, especially the kitchen & and bathroom. The kids loved the den on the top floor. Excellent location near town centre.<br/><br/>Front door key was stiff to open.

Royce

18/11/2023

The apartment<br/><br/>I came to bring my niece and daughter after cremating my mother days before to have a break and get away. From arrival no parking permit in the apartment so couldn't relax. After speaking to customer service was told would bring one round tomorrow and if was issued a fine that night take pictures and any fines would be covered night 1 and the permit would be brought next day. That never arrived the fine wasn't resolved even after repeating the call you already had agreed to and it wasn't the way I wanted to remember my mother with my niece and daughter. The apartment was great the service was lies and also took money from my bank after just reservation overcharged me and then ignored me and my partner when trying to resolve the fine. I paid over £300 to have 2nights 1day got fines and lied to. Feel a little cheated

Gemma

19/10/2023

This is a beautiful house.everything we needed for our stay in scarborough.It has a real log burner which was amazing!it has a tesco across the street and a domino's pizza which was very handy.Tastefully decorated however could be doing with a freshen up in some rooms.Would happily come back here again,very homely.<br/><br/>The parking is definitely an issue. managed to get a space outside the house (eventually).Also first impressions of the outside of the house is not very good.But don't be put off by this as it's really lovely inside.

Stacey

12/10/2023

Geovana

09/10/2023

Charlotte

02/09/2023

The property is beautifully decorated and well equipped. Kids loved the secret cubby upstairs and beds and furnishings where very comfortable.<br/><br/>Location for attractions was brilliant and we where able to walk to all Scarborough based attractions with ease, supermarkets also close by.

Michael

31/08/2023

Not enough space to hang clothes, there was a chest of drawers but we couldn’t use them as it was used for bedding

Gary

24/08/2023

Close to shops which is good.<br/><br/>Parking was rubbish as no ware to park and had to park in town which cost a fortune

Antonia

20/08/2023

On initial inspection, the house was cute, like the decor. The kitchen and bathroom were a modern installation. The bath was lovely and big. The house was full of cute little details, like a reading nook in the top bedroom, hidden ornamental sardine tins and seagull ornaments. The beds were comfy and the linen was clean and comfortable.<br/><br/>When we arrived there was no parking cards left. I rang 3 times that day and was told someone would drop them off that day. They didnt, in the end someone posted them through the door the second day. The wifi password in the book didn't work, we used the password on the router instead. The toilet seat was broken and the toilet seat wasn't clean underneath. There was a part on the toaster that popped off everytime it was used. There was dead beetles on the stairs among bits of dust. The house in general wasn't really clean and there were a lot of cobwebs. In the bathroom there were candle holders and a toothbrush holder that were filled with dust. When we arrived there were lots of tools in the bathroom on top of the toilet cistern. The keys safe outside was really difficult to use for my wife as she has back problems and it is down really low. I found the keys safe really hard to use. It wasnt made clear how far away from the house we would have to park if we used the parking passes. The pub across the road got quite busy and loud at 11pm ish every night. One night someone drunk threw a parking cone at the front door on their way past. I tried to use the hoover to get some sand up we had brought back with us, the hoover was clogged with hair and dust that I had to remove from the end before I could use it. The walls down stairs in the kitchen and lounge are damp and the wallpaper is coming away from the wall.

Emma

15/08/2023

Susan

10/08/2023

Karen

06/08/2023

Martyn

16/07/2023

Sally

10/07/2023

Excellent house in a great location. Will definitely book again and highly recommend.

Coverdale

04/07/2023

Was nice and big<br/><br/>Fridge not clean and not suitable for couples top bedroom far to small

Vea

31/05/2023

Tracy

09/05/2023

Excellent central location<br/><br/>Would of been better if the shower was working but everything else was fine

Marie

02/05/2023

comfy beds .. gorgeous bath .. quirky house<br/><br/>shower was broken .. I wasn’t made a-wear of this .. the property needed a deep clean

Tina

24/04/2023

good location, comfy beds,good large towels<br/><br/>shower didn’t work, bath leaked through to kitchen,toilet blocked, tiles in shower dirty, dust everywhere, bleeping from pedestrian crossing

Chris

11/04/2023

Perfect for families<br/><br/>Finishes had been rushed and poor housekeeping

Paul

31/03/2023

location<br/><br/>only one toilet.

Clarice

25/03/2023

Aurélie

26/02/2023

Le logement était bien décoré et aménagé. Nous avons globalement passé un bon séjour.<br/>Nous avons cependant regretté que le chauffage soit éteint à notre arrivée, ainsi que le simple vitrage du côté du boulevard très fréquenté et bruyant.

Parker

17/02/2023

Lovely clean cosy and warm exceptional bathroom well equipped kitchen all round great value and some great ideas for day trips in the booklets provided

Santhosh

13/02/2023

Excellent Accomodation. All minute things have been well taken care of by the host. House is beautifully furnished. Kids loved the loft conversation with the small kids corner. Only small negative was that the noise insulation isn’t the best. So bit of street noise can come in to the living room.<br/><br/>Overall loved our stay and would definitely book here next time we visit Scarborough

Xu

04/11/2022

Jonny

02/11/2022

Sarah

27/10/2022

Fantastic house, very cosy and homely, everything you need. Great location . My sons loved their room with hide out. Comfy beds, lovely bathroom. Loved it we will be going back in summer .

Ghina

23/10/2022

We had a nice time in Scarborough. This house was clean and lovely. Parking is difficult though.

Geoffrey

15/10/2022

Samantha

09/10/2022

Poor communication from the company. We were left with no water the morning of departure and hurried out by house cleaning. The parking is no where near the house and the area is very loud at night opposite a very busy pub

Ayoade

26/09/2022

Beautiful house. Most things available<br/><br/>Parking was hard. I think one could be better prepared for that

Craig

13/09/2022

Clean and tidy Great location would book again.

Damiani

07/09/2022

Loved the kids bedroom with the hide out. Kitchen was really nice. Living room was comfy. The house was clean, the curtains could of done with a freshen up though.<br/><br/>Main bedroom felt a little cluttered, maybe move the bed? Wall paper on the stairs needed to be stuck down. Doors and windows wasn't great and there was often a strong smell of drugs being smoked from one of the surrounding homes.

A

04/09/2022

If you are looking for a peaceful stay in Scarborough then avoid this place. We stayed for two nights; Friday and Saturday. On both nights we were awoken to fighting at the pubs opposite the property with police and ambulance in attendance. We could<br/>hear someone threatening to kill and stab someone and fighting just across the road. We felt very unsafe. Unfortunately not a safe part of town due to the local unsavoury pubs.

Amy

25/08/2022

Great stay and lovely place. We loved our loft bedroom and the kids loved the “castle” reading hideaway. Parking isn’t great but what can you expect from a seaside town - permits are provided and we got fairly close to the house. About a 15 min walk to the beach. Shop is 20 steps from the house, really convenient. Communication was great, got in touch twice and received an instant response and sorted straight away. Overall fantastic stay, would highly recommend and we’ll absolutely stay again when we venture to the north east x

Samantha

23/08/2022

kids loved how quirky the house was, everything was very clean and tidy and all homely items were at hand.<br/><br/>constant traffic noise and on-street noise

Angela

22/08/2022

The property was clean, well looked after, had everything you needed. Comfortable beds. Location was great.<br/><br/>There wa nothing to dislike everything was perfect.

Leanne

16/08/2022

tasteful decor & close to local shops and the town of Scarborough<br/><br/>Exterior door was more like an interior door, close to pelican crossing..that’s all you can hear constantly. No out door space so felt not enough ventilation..when bathroom window was open there was a continuous unpleasant smell coming through. No outside recycle bin which meant the small indoor became full almost immediately with six of us and it had to them be stored in the kitchen the whole entire stay. <br/>poor flush in the bathroom toilet which meant repetitive flushing and was left and unpleasant present in there on arrival. Parking is a big problem in the area and I found it a constant stress throughout the holiday worrying about where to park even though a permit was delivered on the second day you still need have to search for appropriate places to park. <br/>I feel the property was over priced and unfortunately not somewhere that I’d recommend or stay again.

Sheila

04/08/2022

The beds were comfortable.<br/><br/>The smell, as soon as we opened the house door the smell nearly knocked us down. This smell stay throughout our stay, even though all the windows were opened by us, while in the property. I think it could have been a damp smell, but better ventilation would be needed. No batteries in one of the tv remotes. Again the smell.

Helen

26/07/2022

Little hideaway in the room the children stayed in<br/><br/>Nothing!

Sarah

17/07/2022

Beautiful interior with space for a family. Central location and nice touches - coffee pods, games, books etc - making it feel like home from home.

Emily

14/07/2022

Our group of two adults and four children absolutely loved this house! Everything had been thought of, and the location was spot on for beaches, castle, cricket, Tesco… We will be back!

Jasper

04/07/2022

-proximity to town <br/>-bathroom is lovely <br/>-kitchen was well equipped <br/>-nice rustic/maritime decor <br/>-decent state of repair<br/><br/>-lots of dust from the maintenance work taking place before our arrival <br/>-parking vouchers were damaged/not usable <br/>-area is a dodgy (there was a police incident at the pub across the road, public drug taking and arguments in the street all outside the door) <br/>-it would be nice to have something like beanbags so the number of comfy seats reflects the number of beds <br/>-it would be handy to be able to open more windows; especially on the top floor where it got quite warm

Nicola

20/06/2022

Absolutely lovely. I wish we could’ve stayed longer. The secret room in the children’s bedroom was an absolute hit with them. The owners have done an amazing job. We’ll definitely come back x

Claire

07/06/2022

This a perfect place for a lovely trip to Scarborough. The house is well kitted out, with everything you could need for a comfortable stay. There are lots of thoughtful touches that make it very kid friendly (although we didn't have children with is ourselves). There is a large dining table and the kitchen is well equipped. Bathroom is lovely and shower worked perfectly.<br/>Communication was fantastic.<br/>The house is very close to the town centre, but there is also a Tesco express nearby, a great taco place and plenty of other eateries.

Derek

03/06/2022

Sarah

30/05/2022

Lovely, clean property, great location. Really well equipped with some lovely personal touches.<br/><br/>if I had to say one thing it would just be road is busy and the pub opposite was very noisy - not really against the hosts/property but if I had small children, it could have been an issue.

Ruth

28/04/2022

fab location, clean bedding and facilities, great house with everything you need. <br/>decorated with lovely little finishing touches.

Matthew

23/04/2022

Perfect location

Louise

19/04/2022

This place is an absolute gem! We (family of 4) really enjoyed our 2 night stay. A lot of care and thought has been put into furnishing and decorating the house to a very high standard. The kitchen was very well equipped. The whole house was spotlessly clean and had lots of nice little touches. The beds were all very comfortable and the children absolutely loved the attic 'snug'. Fabulous stay, definite 5/5.

Shaun147

15/04/2022

Lovley comfy house everything you need loved the walk in shower and bath little den for kids books board games would definitely recommend<br/><br/>Nothing

Keeley

24/03/2022

beautiful property, great fun treasure hunt game for the kids to play. ideally located for restaurants and town and the castle. Tesco next door is very handy. the whole family loved it. lovely den for the children and books and games to enjoy too<br/><br/>nothing

Rebecca

06/02/2022

Location was very central and the place had lots of quirks we really enjoyed!<br/><br/>Difficulty parking, but there is a carpark within a stones through that could have been recommended.

Sarah

14/01/2022

Well equipped property with everything you could want

Bernie

01/01/2022

excellent communication clean and easy check in details

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