We have picked out a selection of stunning Sandsend Holiday Cottages for you to consider when planning your North Yorkshire holiday.
Sandsend is a charming little village that sits on the North Yorkshire Coast sharing a long stretch of award-winning sandy beaches with Whitby. The surrounding country is filled with beautiful walks, glorious nature, and stunning east coast scenery. If you’re looking for a relaxing yet spectacular seaside destination for your Yorkshire beach holiday, you’ll be hard pushed to find a location that offers such tranquillity and breathtaking views. We have picked out 6 Sandsend Holiday Cottages for you to consider if you’re planning to visit this magical part of the Yorkshire Coast.
Many of the buildings in this list are renovations of farmhouses with all the amenities and comforts you’d need to enjoy a lovely seaside break right on the East Coast. Have a look through this roundup of premium options and see if any of these gorgeous Sandsend holiday cottages sound like the perfect spot for your stay.
1. Sandsend Bay Cottages
Set in the tiny, pretty village of Sandsend. Sandsend Bay Cottages are literally minutes from beautiful beaches, country walks and nature trails. Whitby is just along the coastline so these cottages are perfect for those wanting to explore the town of Whitby but stay somewhere with a little less hustle and bustle.
Sandsend Bay Cottages were previously farm buildings now they are beautiful, spacious cottages retaining their unique features and character. The cottages have been converted to an exceptionally high standard. They are fully equipped so you don’t have to overpack. Many of their cottages are re-booked year after year which just boasts how well-loved the properties are. They feature a hot tub that can be hired on-site and all of the cottages are elderly-friendly, Carthorse Cottage is Disabled Friendly.
Owners Jackie & John Richardson are fortunate enough to live on site. They are kind, accommodating and always available if you need anything extra.
Carthorse Cottage, Sandsend Bay Cottages
Carthorse Cottage is a disabled-friendly two-storey barn conversion that has been renovated into a supreme luxury three-bedroom accommodation. With magnificent sea views looking out towards Whitby town and enough room to house six occupants with plush comfort, this roomy cottage has all the finest facilities to make your stay extra special. Stand out features include a delectable walk-in shower, Jacuzzi bath and a super king-size master bed.
The ground floor presents you with a lovely open plan living room that receives great light and is a delightful place to relax as well as plan the days ahead. The kitchen has been fitted with gorgeous oak decor, granite worktops and is divided from the lounge by an original shire horse which adds beams of character to the space! The bedrooms are delightfully spacious, all include TVs and have easy access to the first-floor bathroom that contains the generously sized walk-in shower and Jacuzzi.
The cottage has solid oak floors throughout the upstairs and underfloor heating on the ground floor to ensure your comfort across all seasons. The building has kept many of its strongest original features like its great wooden beams and roof trusses to give it a genuine premium rustic feel. The patio at the front of the cottage faces Whitby Abbey offering marvellous views of this historic landmark. The location is perfect for walks through the country, has immediate access to the Sandsend beach and is within walking distance of the warm and friendly local pub. Whether you’re looking for fun, relaxation or a great mix of both, you’ll be spoiled for a choice of ways to spend your days at the Carthorse Cottage.
2. Gardeners Cottage
Gardeners Cottage is a 2 bedroom cottage with a small patio which is just perfect for a peaceful early morning coffee. This accommodation is perfect for a small family as there are two lovely double bedrooms. Both have en suite bathrooms, one with a shower and one with a bath and shower over the bath. Private parking is available on site and there is free WiFi. Set within the stunning grounds of the Raithwaite Estate here you can enjoy plenty of walks within the grounds. Sandsend beach is just a 15-minute walk away too. This is a great base to enjoy all that this beautiful part of the world has to offer.
3. The Cottage
Located in Sandsend, The Cottage is perfect for those who want a cosy base for exploring the North Yorkshire Coast. The one-bedroom property boasts sloping front gardens with two seating areas and apple trees. There is also a rear garden which is great for relaxing in or enjoying the use of the BBQ and furniture. Free Wifi and free private parking are available at this property. This property is not child friendly.
4. Chine Cottage
We absolutely love the seaside theme of this cottage. Chine Cottage is located right next to Sandsend so this is an ideal place to stay if you like to be beside the seaside and close enough to explore Whitby and the surrounding area. This property features 3 bedrooms and can sleep up to 6 people. It’s perfect for families and small groups of friends after a much needed but of time by the sea. There is off-road parking here. Please note that the property does not accept children under 10 years old.
Located in the heart of Sandsend, Sunnyside is a beautiful 3 bedroom holiday home that features a wood fire, private on-site parking and free Wifi. The fully equipped kitchen is perfect for cooking for friends or family and enjoying a break together. There is plenty to do nearby and its just a stone’s throw away from Sandsend beach.
6. Shore View
Shore View is simply stunning, we think is it the perfect place for a getaway with friends and family to unwind and spend quality time together. Shore View has a garden which is lovely to make use of, the views from here are incredible and the sunsets are not to be missed. The holiday home features 3 bedrooms, a kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, a washing machine, and 3 bathrooms. There is everything you need to have a very happy stay here. There is also WiFi and private parking available on site.
If you have stayed in any of these properties or would like to suggest a holiday cottage in Sandsend to add to this article, then please let us know in the comments below.