Cober Hill, Scarborough, North Yorkshire for Youth and Schools

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Friendly hotel set in large grounds and sleeping 126 in the North Yorks National Park, ideal for school groups

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Cober Hill, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, sleeps 10-126 in 67 bedrooms.

Our experienced staff will support you throughout your booking. We will provide you with bedroom plans and can also help with bedroom allocations, special access needs, dietary requirements and classroom layout to ensure an enjoyable stay.

Situated 6 miles north of Scarborough, Cober Hill provides 3 star accommodation and comprises of two main buildings – Cober Hill House built in 1890 and the Joseph Rowntree Centre built in 1991.

• We have 67 bedrooms providing up to 140 bed spaces
• All bedrooms are en suite
• No tea/coffee making facilities are in student bedrooms but are available in staff bedrooms
• Family rooms can be adapted to suit your group’s needs

The Dining Room:
• All meals are served

Your meals each day will include:
• Cereals followed by toast on request & a hot option each day
• Packed lunch
• 3 course evening meal
• Access to your own private kitchen area for additional refreshments

Working space:
Each group or school has its own working space either within Cober Hill's main house or the Joseph Rowntree Centre. You have exclusive use of this space during your stay. This space will be set up according to your specific requirements.
Our two larger workrooms offer excellent facilities for use as a classroom, and the four smaller rooms can be used as classrooms or informal lounges for use outside of the classroom activities.

Cober Hill offers a wide range of activities and educational resources for your visit. In the grounds we have:
• Orienteering course
• Tree trail
• Putting
• Croquet lawn
• Clock golf
• Skittles
• Playground
• A hard surface court area available for tennis, basket ball and 5 a side football
• A large secret garden with a lawn area available for your use
• Games room with pool table & table tennis

Extra activities at a charge include:
• Guide Dogs
• Fossil Hunting
• Cycling
• Birds of Prey and Reptiles
• Pottery Painting
• Bead Jewellery Making
• Painting


Newly upgraded high specification kitchen. Our team of highly trained chefs are happy to cater for all your dietary needs. No self catering available.
We have 2 large dining rooms catering up to 110 guests and tables can be arranged to suit any group size. One dining room offers spectacular sea views
We have 4 lounges that all have beautiful views of the gardens or sea; they can also be used as formal meeting rooms and each have a TV.
All of our lounges have TVs, radios are available upon request and there are three pianos available. Local entertainment can be arranged upon request.
Wi Fi is available in all public areas including lounges and conference rooms. Mobile reception in most areas. Landline calls available via Reception.
Our on-site games room includes a pool table, table tennis table and table top football. There are also recommended local walks and trails available.
We have a large open fire in our beautiful original entrance hall where guests are welcome to relax, read and unwind. All rooms have central heating.
All rooms are en suite with a choice of family, twin, double or single rooms. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities. Sea view rooms available.
Fresh linen and towels are provided for you throughout your stay at no extra charge.
All bedrooms are en suite with either a bath, shower or wet room and supplied with complimentary toiletries.
We have 3 ground floor disabled rooms with wet rooms and 3 rooms with limited mobility. All shared areas, lounges and grounds have disabled access.
We provide cots and high chairs. Children's play area. There is also an assortment of board games and DVDs available.
11 acres, Jubilee Garden, Orchard, Meadows, Secret Garden, Tennis and Football Court, Putting Green, Clock Golf, Croquet Lawn, children's play area.
Scarborough pool is 10 minutes by car and the Flower of May is 30 minutes by car.
Private, free on-site parking for up to 100 cars, with disabled bays. Space for 2 large coaches and up to 6 mini buses.
Outside we have a designated smoking area. All rooms are non smoking.
We welcome all pets and charge £10.00 pppn


Cober Hill is located in the village of Cloughton, 6 miles North of Scarborough and 15 miles South of Whitby on the A171 Scarborough to Whitby road.
The beautiful coastal town of Scarborough is only 15 minutes away and Whitby is 25 minutes.
The nearest shop is located in the neighbouring village, a 5 minute drive.
There are a number of local pubs within walking distance. The Stephen Joseph Theatre, cinema and restaurants are 20 minutes away into Scarborough.

Booking Information

Contact us for School prices.
Sea view rooms no extra cost.
Disabled facilities available.
Pets welcome.
Private lounges and meeting rooms.
Packages tailored to group requirements.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Leader Rooms
Risk Assessment
Educational Focus
Presentation Aids
Outdoor Activities
Disabled Facilities

Getting here

Newlands Road
North Yorkshire
United Kingdom
Scarborough Train Station is 15 minutes, 4.8 miles away.
The No.15 runs every 30 minutes from Scarborough Train Station and stops right outside the hotel.
Leeds/Bradford International is 1hr 48 minutes, 77.1 miles away.

Rental Rates

Contact us for your own tailored package based on your requirements.

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Cober Hill, Scarborough, North Yorkshire

Leanne Harvey

Joined us: 2014
+44 (0)1723 870 310
Newlands Road
North Yorkshire
United Kingdom