As one of the first coastal resorts to be established in Yorkshire, England, the town of Whitby has many tourist visitors coming in and out every year. Whitby is lathered in traditional British architecture such as Edwardian houses, Gothic churches and even our cob Whitby holiday cottages. Historically, Whitby was a very important harbour town long before it was the popular tourist destination that it is today, but due to its sunny weathers and sandy beaches, the area has attracted families from all over Europe for many decades to stay in its Whitby holiday homes.
From countryside to town centre, Whitby has it all
Whitby has a countryside that needs to be experienced if you're staying in an Whitby holiday cottage. Take a trip on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway through the Yorkshire hills and view the miles of woodlands that stretches out along the Yorkshire countryside or just relax on the beach and take in the tranquil ocean views. Nowadays Whitby is considered a shopping paradise, with a high-street that includes a diverse range of shopping opportunities that attract many people within the area and also has an award winning indoor market. Be sure to keep your eye one which of the many events are taking place during your stay as Whitby is home to many annual events and festivals, it also has a UNESCO World Heritage Site; the Jurassic Coast, which offers great scenic views and multiple sporting activities. With its mixture of rich countryside and pedestrianised town centre, Whitby holiday homes are suited for all tastes.