Leisure Facilities

Within our pool house you will find a heated swimming pool which is kept at a comfortable 28°C and a sauna. There is also seating and loungers to aid your relaxation.  The facilities also include a changing room, shower and toilet.

Outside the pool house you will find our BBQ area with its views over the rolling countryside. What better way to end your day than with a swim, followed by a BBQ in the peaceful setting.

We have a games room which features table tennis and a pool table.

These leisure facilities are for the exclusive use of residents only.

Things to do…

Yorkshire’s east coast is unsurpassed for the combination of moorland and beaches that are on the doorstep, and Gowland Farm Cottages is set in the heart of these wonderful natural resources. Combine these with the variety of historical and arts attractions and you are all set for a superb holiday.

Mother Nature
Explore and enjoy the extensive sandy beaches of Filey and Scarborough’s South Bay as visitors have done since Victorian times. The working harbours in Scarborough and Whitby enable you to sample the fresh seafood on offer. You will not tire of walking and cycling in the surrounding countryside and we are ideally placed for the North York Moors National Park.

Back in Time
This area is rich in history, all of the following are a mere day-trip from Gowland Farm Cottages – The North York Moors Railway, Eden Camp (World War II camp), Goathland (location for filming of Heartbeat) and the city of York with its Minster, city walls and the National Railway Museum.

The Arts
Scarborough has several theatres, notably at the Victorian Spa Complex situated on the South Bay. Throughout the summer the Scarborough Spa Orchestra performs 10 concerts per week, enjoy concerts given by this fully professional orchestra in the Spa Suncourt or Grand Hall. Alan Ayckbourne’s Stephen Joseph Theatre is the venue for productions of his work and that of a range of playwrights.

There are a range of golf courses in the area as well as motor cycle racing events held at Oliver’s Mount in Scarborough. Scarborough has it’s own Rugby Club with gym and leisure facilities. There are also a variety of indoor and outdoor bowling venues in the area.


Gowland Farm Cottages, Gowland Lane, Cloughton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0DU


01723 870924


01723 870924

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