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The Power House

The Power House, Skinningrove, Yorkshire

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Sykes Cottages
Telephone Sykes Cottages booking line   Phone booking on 01244 352 197

Sleeps a maximum of: 17

Pricing From: £925.00 - 2349.00

This converted Victorian powerhouse is situated in the village of Skinningrove on the Cleveland Way footpath in North Yorkshire and can sleep seventeen people in six bedrooms.

The Power House is a superb conversion of a former Victorian powerhouse, just 800 yards from the sandy beach in Skinningrove. The cottage sleeps seventeen people and has six bedrooms (two with an en-suite), a sofa bed and three family bathrooms. It also contains two kitchens with dining areas (one with a snooker table) and two sitting rooms. A shared enclosed lawn and courtyard can be enjoyed outside along with ample off road parking. The Power House is perfect for a large family group to get together and explore the stunning North Yorkshire coast.


60th birthday bash!
17 girls stopped at the powerhouse to celebrate my 60th birthday. We had an amazing time. The house is excellent plenty of room for us all. We had great times in the hot tub and sauna. There is a local pub just round corner that sell lovely food. We will definitely be going back.
A TripAdvisor Member

fantastic place for a hen party
Amazing property, fabulous hot tub. Just spent a fantastic weekend here for a hen party it had everything we needed Would recommend this property to anyone looking to book for a group. Would definitely use here again

The Perfect Weekend
We have just arrived home today after a fantastic couple of days at the Power House. We were a group of 13 for a hen party - we typically aren't a fan traipsing round the city with various hen do miscellany so hiring a cottage for the weekend was the perfect alternative. The house is stocked well - tea coffee and a packet of biscuits on arrival was a nice touch. The beds were very comfy (at least mine was, and judging by some of the lie-ins the rest of the group had, they can't have been half bad :) ) The house is lovely - plenty of room for everyone and plenty of bathrooms and showers etc, so no queuing for facilities. Two kitchens helped the breakfast prep no end!! We also wanted to spend time as a group, and there was plenty of space around the kitchen table / snooker table. There is a large Asda about a 10 min drive away from the Power House, so easy to get the essentials in. We went into Saltburn for the day on Saturday - a minibus for the group was ?20 each way which was extremely reasonable. Saltburn was great though we did spend the majority of our time in the lovely Vista Mar..... Definitely get some fish and chips from the Seaview, Delicious! Ah and yes - the hot tub. Lots of fun, it is very funky with the multi-coloured lights and the music system, really does add something to the party!! Bring your flip flops as the floor does get a bit slippy... Great weekend, one which us girls will be talking about for a while!! Thank you!!

Fantastic place! Perfect
We had my hen do at the Powerhouse last weekend and then stayed on for the week. It is the perfect place to relax in the hot tub & have fun. I have never had such a relaxing holiday. The photos do not do it justice! It is amazing. The staircase when you enter is just breathtaking. The beds were realkly compfy and the place was clean and had everything you need. There is plenty in the house to keep you occupied, like board games, snooker table, DVD's, books and plenty of old school CD's! Skinningrove has got a beautiful beach, perfect for the doggies. It is an easy drive to Whitby but far enough to not have all the hustle & bustle. There is a great friendly little pub just next door and a little chippy 5 minutes walk away (you need to try the whitby scampy!) The owners of the Powerhouse are lovely. I would recommend the powerhouse and we will be back!
Katie B

Loved it
We found the house more than suitable for our needs, good location easy to get around with a car, excellent eating place next door virtually, the mining museum excellent too, are certainly going back.



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair


Double Beds

Twin Beds

Family Beds


Gas central heating
Gas ovens and hobs, microwave, fridge/freezers, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TVs with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi
Fuel and power included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Travel cot and highchair on request
Ample off road parking
Large enclosed garden with courtyard, furniture and BBQ
Four well-behaved pets welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop and pub 5 mins walk
Note: There is a spiral staircase leading from one of the sitting rooms to the bedrooms
Note: This property was formally Refs
1352 and 1353 which have been combined into one property

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Skelton-in-Cleveland Old Church - 3.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Roseberry Topping - 9.5 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Ormesby Hall - 11.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Whitby Abbey - 12.8 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Cleveland Way National Trail - 13.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Wheeldale Roman Road - 14.5 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

North York Moors National Park - 15 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Fylingdales, St Stephen's Old Church - 16.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Lastingham, St Mary's Church - 17.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cawthorn Roman Camps - 18.7 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

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