13 dog friendly Holiday Cottages available through Owners Cottages, Whitby
Get away from it all on the North Yorkshire Coast with a stay at a stunning holiday cottage near the sea. A fantastic part of the UK for walking, a holiday to Whitby and its surrounding towns and villages, isn’t complete without the company of your furry friends.
That’s why Owners Cottages provides a range of dog-friendly cottages, both large and small, where your dog, and often up to two dogs, are more than welcome to join you. What’s more, you won’t have to pay a penny extra to bring them with you as all dogs can stay free of charge!
All of the cottages on offer have been rated 4 stars by the AA so you can be sure that all accommodation, from Georgian period cottages to modern terraces and fisherman’s cottages, are offered at a very high standard of both cleanliness, comfort and amenities.
Booking your home away from home for your holiday or short break in Whitby couldn’t be easier. Reasonable rates, fantastic locations and pet-friendly properties, are all offered with no service charges or hidden fees.
Free wifi in all cottages featured means that you can share all of your holiday snaps with your friends and family back home, and show off Whitby’s many attractions to future visitors!
Find the perfect Whitby holiday cottage for you by taking a look at the descriptions below – you can choose from cosy one-bedroom cottages that are perfect for couples, to spacious three-bedroom properties suitable for larger families or groups of friends…
A quick look at the dog-friendly holiday cottages on offer
Dogs welcome and stay free of charge in all the cottages. (Dogs are not permitted at Whitehall Landing Apartment)
Just a short walk from Whitby’s beaches, harbour-side and pubs, Seashell cottage is the perfect choice for couples or families looking for a little touch of home whilst holidaying in North Yorkshire. Tucked away in a quiet area of the town, this welcoming cottage sleeps four people and boasts great views out to sea as well as a cosy enclosed patio area to the rear.
The pretty village of Cloughton, just four miles north of Scarborough, is home to our one-bedroom cottage, popular with couples looking for their own little slice of Yorkshire to enjoy. Private parking and a private garden with seating area, give visitors that extra bit of privacy in which to enjoy their surroundings, whilst the log burning stove and under-floor heating add to the level of cosy comfort. Just 10 minutes’ drive to Scarborough or 25 minutes to Whitby, you can also walk or cycle the Cleveland Way between the two seaside towns, via the old Scarborough to Whitby rail line.
This cute cottage was converted from a Georgian wash house and is bursting with character. Located on one of the oldest streets in Whitby which runs alongside the harbour and river, you will be close to fantastic art galleries, book shops, sweet shops, cafes and more. Sleeping two people, this accommodation has been renovated to a very high standard and boasts all the modern amenities you will need for an enjoyable and comfortable stay including under-floor heating, smart TV and en-suite shower room.
Right in the heart of Whitby, this modern cottage boasts a garage and a large fully enclosed sunny patio and is close to the town’s beaches, harbour, shops and pubs. With a light, airy and welcoming feel, Thornaby can sleep up to four people in two separate rooms, as well as two well-behaved dogs. Together with Discovery Cottage, right opposite, a family or group of 6 friends can be easily accommodated on a holiday or short break to Whitby.
Discovery Cottage is a cosy, yet modern recently built cottage all on one floor. It has a large well-equipped kitchen, a walk-in shower room, a lounge/dining room and a bedroom with a kingsize bed that can be set up as two singles. Right in the centre of Whitby it even has its own garage close by.
Whitehall Landing Apartment – No Dogs
This riverside apartment sleeps four people in two bedrooms and has amazing views across the river. With free parking right outside and accommodation all on ground-floor level, the apartment is also just minutes walk to Whitby town centre. This is the best property to choose if you have walking difficulties.
Also located in the pretty North-Scarborough town of Cloughton, this open-plan barn conversion sleeps up to four people (two couples) and is within walking distance of lovely walks, pubs and tearooms. Its oak flooring and underground heating along with log burning stove, give it a cosy comfortable feeling, while the private courtyard garden gives it an additional level of privacy.
Beautifully furnished and with ample room for four people and two dogs, this thoroughly modernised Georgian stone fisherman’s cottage can be found just a few minutes from the harbour. In addition to all the mod-cons you will require for a weekend away or week-long holiday, the cottage also boasts a cellar suitable for storing bicycles or fishing gear.
Found opposite the river Esk, Quayside cottage boasts original Georgian features including cast iron fireplaces. From here, you can take a five minute walk to Whitby’s swing bridge as well as local shops and pubs. The two bedrooms, both with en-suite bathrooms, a large lounge/diner complete with leather sofas, as well as full central heating, make this cottage a cosy home from home for two couples or a family.
Just two miles outside of Whitby is the picturesque village of Ruswarp where you will find the modern 3 bedroom Eskside Cottage. Situated on the riverside there are great views across the river Esk, where you can rent pleasure boats or take a pleasant walk. Great for visitors who like to enjoy the outdoors, the cottage also features a seating area to both the front and the rear of the property for you to soak up the sun in the summer.
A great location is one of the biggest draws of this popular Grade 2 listed, end of terrace fisherman’s cottage. Just steps away from the harbour side, you can also reach the ancient route from the Abbey to the river Esk from the cottage’s rear yard. The cottage also features a fully enclosed rear garden with grass, making it a favourite with dog owners. Parking for the cottage is right outside the property and you can park there for free whilst you are staying here.
One of the larger cottages on offer in the town of Whitby, Boatyard Cottage is full of character with beamed ceilings and a cast iron fireplace. It sleeps up to six people and features great panoramic views from the 1st-floor lounge and the master bedroom! You can see the boatyard, marina and the harbour from the cottage so you can plan your day of sightseeing from the comfort of your bedroom or whilst sipping your morning cup of coffee.
Chain Bridge Cottage
Another beautiful cottage set by the riverside in the pretty village of Ruswarp, this two bedroomed detached property boasts an outside decking area with seating, perfect for enjoying a meal or a drink whilst you watch the boats go by. Chain Bridge Cottage also features private off road parking for two cars, but for those of you who like to travel by foot, the nearby town of Whitby can be reached by a 20-minute walk along the pretty riverside path.
How to book
With so much choice when it comes to both accommodation and location, a holiday to Whitby in North Yorkshire really does offer something for everyone. So whether you are visiting as a couple, with friends or with your family (and family pets!) you will be made to feel more than welcome in this truly lovely part of the UK. You can book any of the stunning holiday cottages above by contacting Owners Cottages using the details below.
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