Merry Dale Cottage

Merry Dale is a luxury self-catering holiday cottage with hot tub that we lovingly converted for our guests to enjoy. Named after one of our peaceful pastures, Merry Dale Cottage includes a spectacular picture window so you can completely relax and enjoy the countryside and the picturesque farmyard. A fully-fitted kitchen with a spacious dining area, quality facilities, cosy log burner, warm underfloor heating along with two en-suite bedrooms with relaxing decor. Private luxury hot tub under a pergola with festoon lights. Parking space close by, dog permitted (pooch tariff applies). A lovely cottage that would suit a couple, a family of four or a gathering of four friends. The cottage is located close to the Yorkshire Coast and its golden beaches including Scarborough, Filey and Bridlington.

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Access Statement





Hot Tub



Smart TV

With HDMI cable


en-suite Bedrooms




Equipped Kitchen








Shared Laundry



Dog Welcome

Families & Couples


1 Day

Beach Hut

4pm check in

10am check out

Access Statement

This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, however it does aim to describe the main facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors. Access for Humble Bee Farm Cottages We are located at Humble Bee Farm, just outside Flixton between Filey and Scarborough. Merry Dale and Swallow’s Nest Cottages are each on the ground floor with large kitchen dining area, lounge, main bedroom (en-suite with shower over bath, w.c. and wash basin) and twin bedroom (with en-suite shower, w.c. and wash basin). There is communal laundry shared between Merry Dale and Swallows Nest Cottages. Both Merry Dale and Swallow’s Nest Cottages each have their own private outdoor hot tub. We look forward to welcoming you. If you have any queries or require any assistance please phone 01723 890437 or email info@humblebeefarm.co.uk Pre-Arrival For directions please refer to our website www.humblebeefarm.co.uk The easy way to get to us is to join the A1039 from any of the main routes, head into Flixton village, taking the Redgate Garage turning and proceeding up Flixton Hill, with the entrance to our site clearly signposted from the road. Car Parking and Arrival A chalk-rubble parking area is allocated to guests and is positioned within 10 to 20 yards of the cottages. There is a sensor light that is activated with movement in the courtyard. The entrances to Merry Dale and Swallows Nest have around an 8 inch step from the exterior at both front and rear. The width of the single entrance door to Merry Dale is 33 inches with the French Doors measuring 57 inches The width of the single entrance door to Swallows Nest 33 inches with the French Doors measuring 57 inches We will be pleased to help you with your luggage if required. Reception There is a main reception area that has a 6 inch step to get inside. Staff are happy to meet, greet and assist guests on arrival. Bedrooms in Merry Dale and Swallow’s Nest Cottage Merry Dale Main Bedroom – contains a double bed, chests of drawers, two bedside cabinets, wardrobe; Second bedroom – chests of drawers, two bedside cabinets, wardrobe; zip and link bed. Swallows Nest Main Bedroom – contains a double bed, chests of drawers, two bedside cabinets, wardrobe; Second bedroom – chests of drawers, two beside cabinets, wardrobe; zip and link bed. All doors in these cottages are 27 inches in width. There is an 8 inch step into the shared laundry facility. Hot tub from floor to lip are 40 inches, with two small steps. Merry Dale Cottage only has two patio step, measuring 4 inches and 6 inches. Bathrooms, Shower-rooms & Toilets in Merry Dale and Swallow’s Nest Main Bedrooms Toilet 15 inches from floor Wash basin 32 inches from floor Bath (with shower over) 22 inches from floor, movable shower screen & fixed grab rail over the bath. In the second bedrooms, bathroom suite measurements: Toilet 15 inches from the floor Washbasin 32 inches from the floor Shower 8 inches from floor There are no handrails or supports in these cottages. We show guests around the cottages upon arrival and assistance can be given with luggage upon arrival. Lighting is supplied from a central ceiling, with blue tooth mirrors, shaver point. Contact Information Humble Bee Farm Flixton, Scarborough North Yorkshire, YO11 3UJ 01723 890437 www.humblebeefarm.co.uk info@humblebeefarm.co.uk

Optional Extras

Celebration Package for Children

including balloons, banners, jar of sweets, party bag, fairy lights and bunting


Celebration Package for Adults

including bottle of bubbly, hand crafted Yorkshire Chocolates, banners, balloons, fairy lights and bunting.


Vegetarian Breakfast Pack

2 boxes of mini cereal, Orange juice, Box of eggs, Baked beans, Mushrooms & Tomatoes, Bread, 1 pint of Milk, Yorkshire preserves, Vegetarian sausage. (please note we need 48hours notice)


Breakfast Pack

For two persons. Including; bacon, sausage, eggs, tomatoes, mushrooms, baked beans & milk. (please note we need 48hours notice)


Welcome Hamper

Chill and out relax on arrival at Humble Bee, knowing all the essentials will be waiting for you!

**please note this package is ADDITIONAL to the accommodation tariff**

The Welcome Package includes:

The Welcome Hamper includes:
Box of Yorkshire tea & jar of coffee
Tomato ketchup
Yorkshire Preserve
Locally sourced eggs
1 pint of Milk
Loaf of bread
2 x mini boxes of Cereal
1 x 250g Butter
Box of Matches
2 bags of Yorkshire Crisps
2 packets of Lottie shaw biscuits
2 x Lottie Shaws Flapjack
Snack cup of candy king
Bon Bon Mallows


Please note

All extras are subject to 20% VAT. (included in the above prices.

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  • Swallows Nest Cottage

    Stayed in swallows nest cottage for two weeks end of August. What a great place to stay lovely warm welcome from onwners. The cottage was a home from home with all you need with the extra of a Hot Tub. Whole site is great plenty of walks, Animals to see with fresh eggs to collect. Free wildlife walks with Susie from the RSVP are great, home made Pizzas are great and delivered to your door. So much to do around the area even if weather is not so good. Would definitely stay again.

    Ralph S-Swallows Nest Cottage