Welcome to John James

John James is our premium self catering holiday cottage now available to let – so book with the owners direct for a competitive price! It is a two-bed “home from home” situated in The Bay, an award-winning holiday village three miles south of Filey on the stunning Yorkshire coast.

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The cottage enjoys spacious open-plan living, two large bedrooms, family bathroom and downstairs WC. Bi-fold doors lead to a patio with picnic table. situated at the edge of a large communal green space and boules court.

The holiday home has free car parking at the front of the house, and your booking comes with free access to an on-site gym and swimming pool (and baby pool), with a small pool-side steam room and sauna. We also offer free unlimited high-speed WiFi.

Our cottage would be perfect for a family, or two couples wishing to holiday together, looking for a spacious, comfortable base from which to explore the Yorkshire Coast – from Bridlington and Flamborough, stretching up through Scarborough, Robin Hood’s Bay and Whitby to the beautiful coastal villages of Sandsend, Runswick Bay and Staithes in the north. Further inland you can discover the delights of the Wolds and North York Moors, or visit historic towns such as Beverley, Ripon and York.

Sorry, we do not allow guests to bring pets to our property. But, please note for any guests suffering from pet allergies there are occasionally dogs in the property belonging to our wider family. There are many other properties on The Bay who will cater for your pets should you wish to bring them on holiday with you.


  • Fully equipped kitchen area
  • Crockery, cutlery, utensils and pans
  • Microwave
  • Gas hob/electric fan oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • Fridge with small freezer compartment
  • Kettle and toaster
  • Slow cooker
  • Cafetiere
  • ‘Dolce Gusto’ coffee machine

Dining area

  • Extendable dining table
  • 4 comfortable dining chairs, and 2 additional folding chairs


  • Two large settees
  • Wall-mounted 55″ Samsung ‘The Frame’ smart TV

Essentials provided

  • Towels (please bring extra towels from home for use at the beach, gym, and pool)
  • Tea towels, kitchen roll
  • Washing up liquid and dishwasher tablets
  • Toilet rolls
  • Cleaning products
  • Ironing board and iron

Main bedroom

  • King size bed
  • Cotton bedding, anti-allergy duvets
  • Juliet balcony overlooking large green space
  • Plenty of hanging/drawer space
  • Small wall-mounted TV

Second bedroom

  • One standard double bed
  • One standard single bed
  • Cotton bedding, anti-allergy duvets
  • Plenty of hanging/drawer space

Family bathroom

  • Bath with shower over
  • Sink and WC
  • Towels supplied

Other information

  • High speed unlimited WiFi
  • Central heating controlled by Nest thermostat
  • Hairdryer
  • Selection of board games
  • Selection of outdoor childrens toys
  • Boules, table tennis set
  • Travel cot (please bring own bedding)
  • High chair and stair gate
  • Brick-built barbecue (for disposable barbecue use only please)
  • Electric vehicle charging point a short walk away

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John James is owned and operated by Filey Bay Beach Holidays Ltd.