Whitby & Area

Pretty fishing villages, dominate cliffs and beautiful beaches...

Found on North Yorkshire's east coast, Whitby is a picturesque seaside town brimming with maritime history and rich cultural heritage. Surrounded by the North York Moors National Park and beautiful coastline, the town and its nearby areas are brimming with attractions.

Nestled in valley at the mouth of the Esk River, Whitby is a great place to visit, with steep winding streets and little boutique shops selling local delicacies and handicrafts. Built on both river banks, it is unified by its landmark swing bridge that spans the water.

Visit the port where Captain Cook first took to the seas, the harbour framed by Grade II listed piers, each with its own lighthouse. Explore the Whitby Abbey ruins, home to the ancient poet Caedmon and St Mary's Church, which dominate the east bank; climb the 199 'Church Steps' to reach the graveyard on the cliff top.

The coastline is a part of the 'Jurassic Coast', renowned for its fossils. In Whitby, fossilised dinosaur footprints are found imprinted on the beach. To see a larger selection of local fossils, visit the Rotunda Museum in nearby Scarborough.

Whitby is small but culturally rich. There are museums, art galleries and also the Pavilion Theatre that hosts a range of events in the summer and the Bram Stoker Film Festival every October. A place of literary traditions it was, amongst other things, used as the setting for 'Dracula'.

There is a yearly regatta every August and numerous sea and land activities for adventurers, from the Cleveland Way to windsurfing and diving off the shore.

Bonno’s Cottage

3 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£359-£1019

3 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£359-£1019

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Dawn’s Gem

3 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£295-£679

3 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£295-£679

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Cricket View Cottage

0 star rating

Redcar near Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£370-£880

0 star rating
Redcar near Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Whitby & Area

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£370-£880

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

The Lily Pad

4 star rating

Easington, near Staithes, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£315-£630

4 star rating
Easington, near Staithes, Whitby & Area

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£315-£630

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Sugar Reef

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£435-£1390

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£435-£1390

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Low Borrowby Cottages - Main Barn

0 star rating

Borrowby near Staithes, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£479-£1185

0 star rating
Borrowby near Staithes, Whitby & Area

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£479-£1185

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Cleveland Way Cottage

4 star rating

Skinningrove, near Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£465-£1025

4 star rating
Skinningrove, near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£465-£1025

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Rockcliffe

4 star rating

Sleights near Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£328-£790

4 star rating
Sleights near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£328-£790

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Cyana Cottages - The Ropery

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£1165-£1805

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£1165-£1805

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 0

Sea View Apartment

0 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£315-£599

0 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£315-£599

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Estuary View

0 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£357-£790

0 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£357-£790

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Valentines On Love Lane

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 3

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£509-£1149

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£509-£1149

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 3

Bridge View

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£455-£1155

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£455-£1155

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Cherrytree Cottage

4 star rating

Loftus, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£329-£809

4 star rating
Loftus, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Whitby & Area

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£329-£809

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Dreaming Duck (The)

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£370-£880

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£370-£880

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0