Cober Hill, Cloughton Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Y013 OAR
01723 870310
At Cober Hill

    For group visits, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Have some questions or would like to book? You may contact us through the information below.
  • telephone:

    01723 870310
  • Address:

    Cober Hill, Cloughton Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Y013 OAR
Here is what our guests have to say!

“ The catering was well presented and delicious, with varied menus and generous portions. The grounds are beautiful and well utilised, with different activities for all ages. I've had the most enjoyable, yet all too brief stay. I will come again, for longer! ” 

Walking Group -  May 2017

“ Blissfully quiet, sunny & spacious rooms, with each meal delicious beyond recognition. The staff have the gift to make you feel special, and nothing is ever too much trouble. The grounds are a peaceful haven & I am already booked to come back! 11/10 ” 

Private Guest -  April 2017

“ Cober Hill is a marvellous place to have a break. It's tranquillity and kindness emanates from all the staff and it's surroundings. The catering is great and well balanced. Recommended for anyone needing a break from stress & pressure 

Mrs B -  March 2017

“ I just wanted to express my sincere thanks on behalf of Toshiba Medical Systems for the excellent service Cober Hill provided for us. I have no hesitation in highly recommending the venue for similar group training events.” 
Joanne Bertelsen - Toshiba Medical -  February 2016

Access Information

Built as a private residence in 1890, 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.

There are excellent road links from York and Leeds using the A64, to the A1 / M1 via the A64, to the M62 via Driffield and to Teesside and the North East using the A171. Frequent rail services link Scarborough to York and Hull and there is a half hourly bus service between Whitby, Scarborough and Cloughton.

For those travelling by rail, Station Taxis, situated in the station forecourt have large taxis suitable for the disabled, and can be pre-booked to meet your train. Generally the journey to Cober Hill would be 15 to 20 minutes and fare in the region of £9.00. Station Taxis can be contacted on 01723 366366 .


There is ample private off road parking for all our guests. Two disabled car parking spaces are to be found outside the Reception main entrance.

There is an exterior ramp to the left hand side of the centered main entrance and access is available at all times.

We gladly offer assistance with luggage from guests’ car to their room.

If using the Joseph Rowntree Centre (JRC) car park, guests will note that this is mainly a small stone chipping surface. However, access to both doors of this building are paved and easily negotiated.


All Floors and corridors are carpeted throughout and are suitable for wheelchairs.

The Reception area is on one level and assistance can be offered in registering and locating your accommodation.


Ground floors in both Cober Hill and the adjacent JRC are carpeted or tiled throughout and are most accessible for wheelchairs. All lounges, the conservatory and JRC hall are ground floor rooms. Access to the Theatre is via the ramp and lower fire door to the rear of the building.


Designated and spacious unisex toilets are located in both buildings.

Other toilets are to be found on the ground floors but are of standard size and do note have direct wheelchair access.


Cober Hill has rooms, located in the JRC, that have modifications for the disabled. They are specifically designed for wheelchair access, with many facilities provided to ease your stay. Our staff will be happy to provide additional details on request. A modern stair lift provides access to the first floor in Cober Hill. There are also another 2 ground floor bedrooms with ramp access and fitted with walk in showers. Plans have been drawn up to create another specifically designed room in the main building in 2018 / 2019.


Fire alarms in both buildings are a very loud audible bell or siren.

A continual sounding if the alarm indicates immediate, safe evacuation of the building. The alarm will be silenced only when absolute safety has been established.


The two dining rooms are to be found adjacent to the Reception desk. Assess to both is through wide double doors to the spacious dining area.

RoomsCober HillJRC

For group visits, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

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  • Check-in: 15:00; Check-out: 10:30
  • Free Wi-Fi in all Rooms
  • Food available
    Please contact for more info
  • General Eating times
    Breakfast: 8.30-9.00am
    Lunch: 1.00pm
    Dinner: 7.00pm
    (Schools Different)
  • Parking available on site
  • All pets welcome!