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.

Frankland House

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£1109-£2785

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£1109-£2785

Sleeps: 12 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 5 Pets: 0

Esk View

3 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£379-£1019

3 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£379-£1019

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Resthaven

0 star rating

Robin Hoods Bay, Whitby & Area

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

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£379-£939

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Robin Hoods Bay, Whitby & Area

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£379-£939

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

Wheelhouse Cottage

0 star rating

Sneatonthorpe near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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

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£480-£940

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Sneatonthorpe near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£480-£940

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

Abbeydale Town House

0 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

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

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£465-£1189

0 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£465-£1189

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

Sandy Feet Retreat

3 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

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

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£285-£669

3 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£285-£669

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

Rockpool Cottage

4 star rating

Staithes near Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£445-£935

4 star rating
Staithes near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£445-£935

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

The Lobster Pot

3 star rating

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

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

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£309-£675

3 star rating
Skinningrove, near Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Whitby & Area

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£309-£675

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

Whitby Calling Cottages - Hidden Treasure

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 15
  • Bedrooms: 8
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£1119-£2595

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£1119-£2595

Sleeps: 15 Bedrooms: 8 Bathrooms: 4 Pets: 2

Bosun’s Quarters

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£379-£789

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£379-£789

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Elgin Cottage

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£345-£865

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£345-£865

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

The Four Views

3 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£405-£1095

3 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£405-£1095

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Cor Cottage

4 star rating

Whitby, Whitby & Area

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

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£455-£1255

4 star rating
Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£455-£1255

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

Mortar Barn

5 star rating

Sneatonthorpe, near Whitby, Whitby & Area

  • Sleeps: 9
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£739-£1719

5 star rating
Sneatonthorpe, near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£739-£1719

Sleeps: 9 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Honey Cottage

3 star rating

Hinderwell, near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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

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£275-£475

3 star rating
Hinderwell, near Whitby, Whitby & Area

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£275-£475

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