Our guide to Whitby holiday cottages
Did you know...Whitby sits in the shadow of the dramatic Whitby Abbey?
No matter how much of Yorkshire you’ve explored you won’t have come across anywhere quite like Whitby, and holidays in Whitby are more experiences than mere breaks from it all. This coastal town has a character that’s unlike any other, and it still looks almost exactly as Bram Stoker described it in his infamous novel ‘Dracula’. The first thing you’ll notice is the gothic-looking Whitby Abbey which sits high on the cliff above the town, and visitors to this 13 century ruin can walk 199 steps down to the old town and arrive in style (if a little hot under the collar…).