Humble Bee Cottages

“Lovingly restored heritage farm buildings located on a tranquil working farm” - VisitEngland Assessor


Flixton, North Yorkshire

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Humble Bee Cottages is made up of three beautiful self-catering, luxury holiday cottages located on a working farm, that have been lovingly restored from heritage farm buildings to create a tranquil staycation experience. Two cottages are on the ground floor, with outdoor jacuzzis covered by thatched gazebos. The third cottage is a two-storey converted granary, traditional yet with every comfort. All the cottages, overlooking the Yorkshire Wolds, make an idyllic bolthole away from the hustle and bustle. There is a fourth cottage a short distance away on the seafront at Filey, for those who want a seaside break.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

Gold Award
Recommended for pets and their owners
Recommended for families

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Humble Bee Cottages
Humble Bee Farm, Flixton, SCARBOROUGH, North Yorkshire, YO11 3UJ


  • Total units: 4
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.

The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.

York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.


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