North York Moors Railway to Reopen

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Fantastic news that the North York Moors Railway is to reopen on the 1st of August, operating 4 services in each direction between Pickering and Grosmont.  Please check on their website as you need to book in advance and they are releasing them in 2 weekly blocks starting from the 1st August.

This is great news, as the railway is a charity and needs as many bums on seats as possible between now and the end of the season in order to remain afloat.  Also it is one of the main great days out that you can in the local area and is a welcome return.

If you are coming to North Yorkshire on holiday, why not base yourself at our lovely holiday cottages? We are on the edge of the North York Moors National Park, but also close to the seaside towns of Scarborough and Whitby? (It will also give you a chance to enjoy our gardens and lovely Orangery 😉 )

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Out on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Out on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

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Cayton Bay

Cayton Bay

Cayton Bay, with its big beach and views across to the old town area of Scarborough, is 12 miles and just over 20 mins drive away from our self catering holiday cottages.  The large beach at Cayton is perfect for letting the dog off the lead and for kite flying...

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When you book direct with Cliff House Holiday Cottages, you book with the confidence that if you need to cancel between 60 and 2 days before arrival, you will get a 100% refund.  (T&C's apply)


That means that in these uncertain times, you can still plan your holiday, knowing that if the government guidance changes and you can't travel - you're covered!

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