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Paint a Picture of Staithes

Paint a picture of Staithes

For centuries artists have been inspired by the dramatic scenery of one picture perfect village.

For those in the know of this best kept secret of the North Yorkshire Coast, it almost feels like a betrayal to share Staithes with the world.

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HAPPY NEW YEAR ! From Unique Retreats

What a year 2015 was here at Unique-retreats!

We have just begun our big upgrade at Unique-retreats. Work is ‘in progress’ as I write !! We have all trades to hand, including Geoff who is overseeing everything and helping out where he can. He has already made a start and a fantastic job, I might add, of wallpapering – which I was really pleased with as it was very expensive !!

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A Whole new level of luxury

Here at Unique Retreats in Whitby, providing both a unique and luxurious stay in our cottages and Retreats in Sleights, is central to our ethos.
In 2016, we have exciting new plans to really take this level of luxury up a notch or two.
Follow our news section of the site for updates as and when we update each cottage and with sneak previews as to what this new level of luxury involves.

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Yorkshire Treasure Trails

Yorkshire Treasure Trails, are a company which specialises in organising and running Treasure Hunts across Yorkshire. Fantastic idea and a great way to see more of God’s own Country!
Perfect option for the kids too.

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Our pick of Quirky Things to Do in North Yorkshire

Husky Trekking, Pesky Husky Staintondale, North Yorkshire
Siberian huskies love to run as a team. Pesky Husky Trekking is your chance to become a ‘musher’, an integral part of the team. You can also go try out two wheeled Pawtrekker scooters – powered by two of the strongest huskies. [n.b. The Huskies are used to cool conditions so trekking is from October to the end of March only]

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