Planning a trip to Whitby this year? If you’re looking for the perfect place to stay near this historic east Yorkshire coast harbour town, this is the place to start your search!
Here, we’ll be taking a quick peak at many of the most comfortable cottage style holiday homes in town. Have a breeze through the list and see if any of these beauts sound like the perfect setting for your seaside stay!
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Abbey View House
Abbey View House is perfect for families looking to enjoy Whitby with a beautiful base to come home to. The house can comfortably accommodate 8 adults, is located in the Whitehall Landing development, and offers two free parking spaces which makes it ideal for multiple drivers. Guests will love the view of the River Esk from the spacious and bright first floor lounge. The kitchen presents you with a large oak dining table, perfect for family meals together. On the second floor occupants will find a twin room, bunk bed room and one of the two gorgeous master suites! This second floor suite has and en-suite shower and lovely large windows for superb lighting. The other master suit is on the first floor and offers a interior-designed shower room. Families looking for loads of room and stunning interior space will not be disappointed. Like all of the houses within this list, Abbey View offers free WiFi and essential utilities for a comfortable stay.
Lovers of Victorian design blended with modern facilities will adore Adventure House. The house boasts four free parking spaces and is located on a quiet back road which is perfect for guests that prioritise a calm and peaceful environment. With a cute front and rear garden you’re family will have the space to enjoy the outdoors in safety. The house has four floors, with five bedrooms and four bathrooms. Guest will love the main first floor bathroom which has a roll top bath and stunning walk in shower. Parents are spoilt for choice with two master rooms; one that offers a great Jacuzzi and the second featuring a generous king size bed.
Argyle House sits in a glorious location and can welcome up to 12 guests! With three floors, 6 upper-floor bedrooms and sea views throughout many of it’s upper-floor windows, this house offers plenty of room as well as an immaculate interior. Guest will be charmed by the impressive parquet floors throughout, pretty stained glass windows and cosy vintage fireplaces to enjoy on cooler nights in. Four plush bathrooms are spread throughout the floors and a lovely large dining room ensures the house is the perfect setting for quality family time. On sunny days the beautiful sunroom and private garden will prove perfect for reading, playing and taking in the wonderful scenes that surround you.
The Bakehouse Cottage is a Grade II Listed building that has been renovated to offer a plush modern interior. Conveniently situated in Whitby’s West Side right next to the Star Inn, the cottage has four floors and features winding stairs that take guests up to three luxury bedrooms and a spacious lounge. With gorgeous parquet flooring throughout and cast iron fireplaces for cosy nights in, Bakehouse perfectly blends charming country vibes with luscious modern fittings. The three bathrooms are a wash with lovely features including a wet room, rain shower and roll top bath. The large beautiful kitchen provides everything you’ll need to keep everyone perfectly catered for in style. A dreamy spot for families looking for something special.
The first floor has an open plan lounge as well as a beautiful kitchen and diner set around a central staircase. A wine chiller awaits you in the kitchen and the decked barbecue area is just spectacular. The house sleeps seven guests with three wonderfully decorated bedrooms which all offer great sea views. The double and a twin room are on the ground floor and the house bathroom has a handy shower cubicle that is a great touch! Dogs are welcome so this is perfect for a family with pets. The rear outdoor area and two car spaces on site ensure you have all the room needed for a superb stay!
Broom House has won the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence multiple times. This country manor faces south and includes an entire acre of gardens. It offers large windows, cosy log fires and free parking! The house is suitable for groups of twelve or fourteen and presents six bedrooms in the main house including four king size bedrooms and a brilliant attic double. Every bedroom in the house has an en suite! The outstanding living room has a log-burning fire as well as a perfectly welcoming dining area. The stunning kitchen features a smaller sitting room for even more space! If your large group needs a palace by Whitby, this is the place to be!
This cottage sits in the heart of Whitby and is not far at all from the famed cobbled streets. It has three floors and steep staircases. The kitchen is wonderfully modern and the backyard will ensure you get more than your fair share of sun! The master bedroom offers a sleigh bed and is situated at the top of the house with lovely views. The bathroom adjoins the kitchen and brings you a bath along with the over-bath shower. All fixtures and decor are in keeping with the history of the setting and the spacious first floor lounge has reclining chairs for ultimate relaxation.
This is one of Whitby’s largest cottages and offers a volume of wonderful sea views. The cottage is just a short walk from the harbour beach and sleeps eight guests in four bedrooms. Most windows offer lovely sea views and the large lounge and beautiful kitchen diner will ensure you have all the comforts you need for an outstanding stay. One of the bedrooms has a fun bunk bed, along with a twin room on the second floor. A shower room sits on the second floor too. The first floor has a double room with en suite bathroom and over-bath shower and another twin room. The main family bathroom has a separate shower cubicle which is very handy and the cottage is perfectly pet friendly. Outside you have a small prive private decking area which is just great for days in the sun.
Coach House is very close to Whitby and the North York Moors National Park. The property has a fully enclosed garden and yard, a private hot tub, and three generously sized bedrooms. The house can accommodate six guests and offers three lovely bright bathrooms. A Jacuzzi bath awaits you and the house welcomes families with pets. The inviting lounge and diner feature a log-burning stove to add a little extra charm to cosy nights in. Drivers will enjoy the free car park across the road which can certainly make all the difference!
This cottage is a Grade II Listed building and is one of our most popular in Whitby. The cottage offers outstanding sea views and is large enough to sleep five guests with two bedrooms. The kitchen has been decorated to be modern and bright while offering everything you need for a majestic stay. With cosy log-burning fires, a spacious combined lounge and dining room, as well as lively harbour scenery, you’ll have all the comforts needed for an unforgettable trip to Whitby. The status stairs takes you up to the house bathroom with a pretty over-bath shower. The best best views can be caught from the twin room that doubles as a second sitting room on the top floor with cliff top St. Mary's Church sitting just behind the cottage.
Harlow Cottage is an 18th century building that is just three miles north of Whitby in Sandsend. It is surrounded by miles of countryside, has two-bedrooms, and is just 40-metres back from the seafront. The cottage has three levels and the staircases are very steep in traditional whitby style. An adorable picket fence encircles the property and guests will love the brightly designed lounge and galley kitchen. Hard flooring can be found throughout the downstairs with a spacious twin room and family shower room. Climb the stairs for the gorgeous double bedroom that features a pitched ceiling and enchanting sea views.
Situated in the modern Whitehall Landing development, Haven House has more than enough room for eight guests over three floors. It has two car spaces on the drive, a spacious ground floor double room along with an en suite shower, and a conservatory TV room. The decked garden is perfect for families and groups looking to make the most of the outdoors and a picnic table ensures you have somewhere to enjoy meals in the sun. On the first floor is the house bathroom and spacious living room. The first floor kitchen is modern and offers a dining table that is positioned to provide views of the tidal River Esk as well as the daily steam trains. The king-size master suite is delightfully decorated and has a en suite shower.
Henrietta Cottage is spacious and supremely luxurious. The entrance sits along the passageway cobbles of Henrietta Street. It’s a dog-friendly cottage with a fine modern kitchen, which backs on to the cliff face. The large lounge is the perfect place to relax with a living flame gas fire adding a great touch on chilly nights in. The cottage has a steep, winding staircase that takes guests up to the family bathroom on the first floor with an over-bath rain shower. The first floor also houses the double room that features great large windows. The second floor attic holds a twin room and offers guests views of the rear courtyard through its dormer.
High Tide Apartment
This apartment is just a fifteen minute walk from Whitby’s old town and sits in the modern, residential riverside development of Whitehall Landing, It’s a second floor, two-bedroom apartment accessible via a lift or stairs. With a delightful open plan kitchen diner and lounge, as well as double room that overlooks the River Esk and marina, guests will fall in love with the views and location of this fantastic holiday home. The space is comfortable for four and welcomes those with pets. Hard flooring throughout and a large bathroom, with over-bath electric shower, promise to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The apartment is on Whitby’s East Side and also offers a free car parking space.
Howdale Cottage is located in the village of Fylingthorpe. It is a detached, stone built building that is within walking distance of Robin Hood's Bay. There is space to park right outside on the road and the cottage features a modern style kitchen as well as a spacious beamed lounge. Guests can step outdoors into the barbecue dining area and garden from the lounge with southwest-facing views of the marvellous surroundings. A winding staircase takes you to the double room, which has low beams for added character. You’ll love the bathroom with its separate shower and Jacuzzi roll top bath. There’s also a plush garden hot tub in a private outdoor area with extra towels and robes provided for your convenience.
Kiln Cottage sits right at the foot of the famous 199 Whitby Abbey steps in a peaceful sheltered courtyard setting. The cottage sleeps up to four guests and has a kitchen and diner that is very bright, attractive and especially roomy. Guests will find an old oak beam in the kitchen area that began life as a ship’s timber. With a feature fireplace, steep traditional stairs and two spacious bedrooms, all families or groups will be right at home as well as right in the heart of this historic town.
Kipper Cottage is a spacious, dog-friendly apartment in Whitby that offers guests superior sea views. It has a sea-facing garden, a cosy lounge and an adorable little window seat. The gorgeous kitchen diner has been fitted to impress along with the modern decor bathroom with its separate shower cubicle. Kipper Cottage has three bedrooms: two doubles and a triple. The first double offers great sea views while the second double room features an en-suite shower room. This basement apartment is reached via a short but steep cobbled path so guests should be prepared for a climb. This accommodation sits above Captain’s Quarters mentioned above and the two can be taken together to sleep up to fifteen guests.
Low Tide Apartment
Low Tide Apartment is a second floor, two-bedroom apartment that is accessible via a lift as well as a set of stairs. It has a lovely open plan layout with a kitchen diner and a spacious lounge. The two bedrooms are a double and a twin, which are both river facing meaning a stay filled with superb views. Guests will love watching boats sail through the yard on the opposite bank while also spotting the steam engines making their way through town. The bathroom is well-sized and offers an over-bath electric shower. Free car parking sits on the the doorstep for great convenience and the apartment is dog-friendly so all pet lovers are welcome!
This cottage has three bedrooms. A twin, a children’s room with bunk beds, and a double room on the top floor. The double has its own en suite and provides guests stellar views of Whitby Abbey. The house bathroom is on the first floor and has an over-bath electric shower for ensuring constant warm water. A steep, winding staircase brings you up the floors with a low beam overhead for charming character. The kitchen diner and the relaxing cosy living room with its big comfy sofas will ensure you have ample space to relax. Oak beams and decorative fireplace add class to a modern interior that is fashioned to impress. The cottage is within walking distance of West Cliff, Whalebone Arch and miles of sandy beach. It has a free parking spot for drivers which in this area is a godsent.
Old Curiosity Shop
This little shop is a Grade II listed building. Old Curiosity Shop began life in 1654 and was once an emporium selling ammonite brooches, jet and fine antique china to Victorian Whitby. It’s now a three-storey holiday cottage with a spacious kitchen, Yorkshire cast iron open range, and a lounge that offers magnificent sea views across to Whitby Abbey. It has a period fireplace as well as modern central heating so you’ll be more than cosy in all conditions. The second floor bedroom is up a traditional winding staircase and there’s space for a cot or z-bed if need be. The ensuite has a bath big enough for two as well as a generously sized shower. The shop is pet-friendly and located in a charming part of Whitby town.
Old Sail Loft
The loft has two double rooms, one with an en suite shower room, and a single. Both rooms have large windows for great views and the main bathroom is adorned with bright modern decor. The electric, over-bath shower is a delight and promises to never leave you without warm water. This riverside apartment is in Whitehall Landing. It’s perfect for a group of five or six and is located in the accessible end of Whitby’s East Side. You can walk to the old town’s narrow, cobbled streets in fifteen minutes from the door and the River Esk and Whitby can been seen from its large windows. The interior is in keeping with the shipyard setting and the lounge, diner and beautiful kitchen are spacious with a warm and modern design.
Prince of Wales Cottage
This cottage is newly-refurbished with a pristine interior and warm modern fittings. The Prince of Wales Cottage is spacious and traditional. It is located in Whitby’s Old Town, with the cliff of St Mary’s Church and Whitby Abbey’s 199 steps just metres away. The kitchen is well-equipped, and allows guests to step outside into a secluded yard. The cottage features
beamed ceilings and tasteful décor. A steep staircases,takes you to the upper floors. The first floor has the double room, the children's room with bunk beds and the newly-fitted family bathroom with an electric over-bath shower. The interior of this cottage is edgy, warm, bright and welcoming. The second floor twin offers a glimpse over the rooftops to the sea!
Quayside Cottage is on the ground floor but features steep, narrow steps from the front door to the street. The cottage has supremely well decorated set of rooms. The bathroom is modern and offers an over-bath shower. The double bedroom has ample hanging space for all your essentials and dogs are allowed within the apartment. Keen walkers will love the apartments proximity to the popular Tate Hill Beach or Whitby Abbey grounds. Quayside Cottage is a one-bedroom, ground floor accommodation suitable for couples. The views from both the lounge and bedroom are lovely and guests can scan the ever-changing estuary, the vessels as they sail by as well enjoy the. outdoor sitting area with views of Tate Hill Beach. The interior also has a log-burning stove in the lounge and the kitchen which makes all the difference on nights in.
Rockcliffe Boutique Apartment
This is a Victorian villa basement apartment that boasts a glossy kitchen, bar stool diner and only a fifteen minute stroll from Whitby’s best restaurants and cafes. The bedrooms have all been lavishly refurbished with a double room that has a designer Mini Moderns ‘Whitby' wallpaper. The patio door gives you access to the yard from the room and the main bathroom is more than large enough for great comfort. The twin room has an en suite shower room and walkers will love the apartments location relative to the Cinder Track which is superb for great hikes. The apartment has a private parking space, a lovely backyard and is dog friendly! One of its best features is an exclusive beach chalet on the prime sandy stretch close to the West Cliff!
The Landings is a modern townhouse that offers more than enough room to sleep five guests comfortably. The Landings sits behind Whitby’s quayside. It's a quiet residential street that is just a short walk away from the cobbled lanes or Marina. There are three floors in this accommodation. The kitchen diner is on the ground floor and has tiled flooring which is a life saver if you come back with muddy shoes. The first floor features the lounge and family bathroom. Climb to the second floor to find the double room, which has a lovely en suite bathroom. The apartment has a private parking space, a private backyard and access to a relaxing garden seating area.
Tipple Cottage is one of Whitby’s most captivating properties. This holiday home has been beautifully restored to outstanding standards. It is 200 years old and has sloping windows caused by slippage that occured over 100 years ago. From the attic twin to the cosy ground floor lounge diner, most rooms offer lovely sea views and a log-burning stove has been kept to offer supreme comfort and character. The master double bedroom has an en suite, and the galley kitchen with private porch have been fitted to offer luxury and elegance. The property has a southeast-facing rear patio and seating area. Grab some smoked kippers or bacon for breakfast from the famous Fortune's Smokehouse which sits just a few doors down to the road!
Up the Creek Apartment
Up The Creek has no steps and is a ground floor apartment in the delightful riverside development, Whitehall Landing which sits on the East Side of Whitby. The master bedroom has a king size bed and en suite shower. The twin and the single room share the main bathroom and it's over-bath electric shower. The lounge diner provides a view of the Marina so guests can watch boats go by on the opposite bank. The daily steam trains that pass through Whitby Station can also be seen through these windows. A car parking space is available out front and the all the decor in the apartment is modern, bright and designed with pure luxury in mind.
Waters Edge Apartment
This is a first floor holiday apartment that is great for groups of five or less. It has a lift, making it accessible for wheelchair users with a private covered car park for greater convenience. It’s right on the riverbank so guests can expect stellar views and brilliant access to local attractions. There’s a double room with en suite shower, a twin room and a single, The family bathroom has an over-bath electric shower to ensure you never run out of warm water. The lounge diner offers armchairs and a cute window seat that’s perfect for watching activity on the River Esk. A lovely separate kitchen fitted with all the essentials and an interior that is modern as well as warm ensures your stay is one to remember! The apartment is ten minutes from the cobbled lanes of the Old Town so it’s ideal for those looking to explore the town.
Whitby Sail Loft
This two-bedroom apartment is on the first floor of The Old Sail Loft. It’s a
listed building on the site of Whitby’s old marina, Whitehall Landing. The loft offers a partial river view and a large shared yard. As it’s a corner apartment, Whitby Sail Loft has windows on three sides, which means great light and open feel. There’s a fabulous kitchen that brings a generous amount of storage. The open plan lounge and kitchen-diner feature stunning decor and plush furniture. The family bathroom has an electric over-bath shower and guests will have to climb a charming short flight of steps to reach the apartment.
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