Come rain or shine cottages by the beach are a lovely place to go on holiday. Whitby, found on the Yorkshire coast, has a wide, sandy beach that provides the perfect location for a beach break. Whether you are looking for a couple's getaway or a family week away Whitby has a great selection of beach cottages for your stay.
Making the most of Whitby's beach
Although often associated with sunny, summer days, coastal cottages in Whitby can be enjoyed at any time of year. In the summer be sure to bring towels and the bucket and spade. Whitby's beach is sandy so be prepared to make a magnificent sand castle creation. On the west side the beach is larger and has some impressive offerings in the summer. Here you can hire deckchairs or a windbreak, there are also a kid's paddling pool and donkey rides on offer. With so much on offer Whitby is a great location for a self-catering beach holiday.
When the nights draw in, the beach at Whitby remains a lovely place to rent a cottage on the coast. Bracing winter walks are a great way to make the most of the beach in winter, especially when there is a cosy cottage to warm up in afterwards. Some beach cottages in Whitby are also pet friendly so you can bring you pet along to enjoy the seaside holiday fun. All of the beach at Whitby allows dogs in the winter and the east side allows them throughout the summer too.
Nearby you can visit Robin Hood's Bay, Runswick Bay, or Scarborough