Dog Friendly Log Cabins In Whitby: 15 Lodges To Rent

Handpicked Log Cabin Retreats

Ever fancied taking a trip up the North Yorkshire coast? Whitby is one of the most famous fishing towns on the coastline, and what’s more, it’s known as ‘vampire country’! More and more luxury dog-friendly log cabins in Whitby are popping up, which means now really is the time to start looking for holidays for you and your dog in the town.


We find the best dog friendly lodges in Whitby, so you don't have to!

Runswick Bay

A large accommodation property with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms all on the ground floor.  There is an enclosed rear decking with furniture to sit and relax, as well as a BBQ.


A beautiful ground floor property with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It has an open-plan living space and a gas woodburning-effect stove.

Runswick Bay

This cosy ground-floor accommodation boasts two bedrooms, two bathrooms and an open-plan lounge. It has a veranda, parking, TV and WiFi throughout.

Runswick Bay

One of our favourite holiday homes in the region for sheer space alone, this lovely lodge is located in one of the most picturesque villages in the area; Runswick Bay just a stone’s throw from the sandy beach and with Whitby’s restaurants and quaint shops within easy reach


Nestled in a charming Market town on the edge of the National Park less than an hours drive from Whitby. Willow Lodge is an open plan, ground floor wooden cabin. Surrounded by greenery, this breakaway spot offers off-road parking, a private garden and a full shower room. 

Cayton Bay

At the end of a peaceful country lane, close to the coastal town of Scarborough, and with stunning sea views, this extensive holiday lodge welcomes two pets and offers quality self-catering accommodation for families. It has two double bedrooms and a family room. 


This bright, roomy holiday lodge in North Yorkshire sleeps 2 to 6 people and is completely ground floor. There is a full shower room as well as a smart TV and WiFi, and you will also have access to your own enclosed decking area. There’s off-road parking and space for two dogs.


St Hilda’s Lodge is a delightful log cabin in the charming fishing village of Hinderwell just a 20-minute drive from Whitby. The self-catering accommodation is all on the ground floor with open plan living and even your own sauna and hot tub! You can bring a well-trained dog, and the whole chalet sleeps 2 to 4 people as you wish. 


Set in the extensive grounds of a private country estate this superb lodge can be found in the North York Moors village of Saltburn offering top class self-catering accommodation for families. There is a nine-hole golf course nearby and plenty of beaches for Fido to run and play.


A delightful single-storey cabin with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The lodge enjoys a smart TV, wine cooler and electric fire. Explore the vast Yorkshire coast either by car or foot, there’s so much to see and do.


This ground-floor accommodation boasts a double with an en suite and a twin room. There’s wrap-around decking with outdoor furniture to enjoy. The local beach is less than half a mile from your doorstep.

Runswick Bay

Enjoy a king-size room with an en suite and a twin room at this wonderful cabin. There’s an open-plan living space, a decked area and a wine cooler. Staithes is just 2.8 miles away and is a brilliant seaside day out.

Runswick Bay

An all ground floor property with a double bedroom and a twin. There’s an electric fire, off-road parking and an open-plan kitchen. SEA LIFE Scarborough is a great day out with the kids and is just a short drive.

Runswick Bay

A lovely single-storey cabin with a double and an en suite and a twin room. There is a sofa bed, electric fire, washing machine and a dishwasher. Kettleness Beach is not far and is perfect for energetic dogs!

Runswick Bay

This excellent log cabin is ideal for families with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. There is a highchair, cot and washing machine all available. Head up to Whitby Abbey for a great day out with the family.

Last Word

Whitby is a close-knit but bustling little town with lots of rural lodges based around the wider area. Take a look at our top picks for dog-friendly holidays in the region in our full list of Whitby log cabins with dogs allowed below.

With Whitby offering so many wonderful dog-friendly beaches, it’s safe to say it’s worth looking for holiday lodges where you can bring a four-legged friend along with you for the experience. From the dramatic North York Moors to Robin Hood’s Bay and surrounding picturesque villages with welcoming village pubs. Whitby is ideally located for all kinds of Yorkshire adventures.

From the majesty of ancient Whitby Abbey, the lovely old fishing harbour and the spectacular north york moors on the doorstep a holiday in Whitby is one you’ll remember for all the right reasons. Why not bring a dog with you to enjoy the fun, too? Take a look at our lodge favourites in this historic seaside town.

Whether you are looking for a first-floor pet-friendly apartment close to Whitby town centre, or are holding out for a dog-friendly fisherman’s cottage, there are lots and lots of choices in the region which are likely to be more affordable and accessible than you imagine.

We personally love Whitby as a pet friendly holiday escape. There is so much to see and do here – and many of the lodges we list in this guide offer lots of coastal attractions within walking distance of genuinely comfy, roomy spaces that you will want to come back to again and again. For other great dog friendly cottages in Whitby and dog friendly pubs in Whitby, see these two main pages.

Whitby really does have it all. It’s the heart of the North Yorkshire coast. Their dog friendly beaches and fishing scenes really do deserve seeing up close. What’s more, if you and your four-legged friends fancy a real challenge, take the steps up to the town of the town and back again – certainly not for the faint of heart, but worth it every time for the amazing views.

There’s also the village of Robin Hood’s Bay close by, and you can always take your pets for a longer-ranging holiday out towards Filey, Scarborough and even the North York Moors.

Many people forget that North Yorkshire has a coastline! It’s not all cobbled streets and green dales, though these areas really do help to make up a fantastic cabin holiday package.

The area of Whitby is absolutely bursting with charm and, what’s more, you no longer have to worry about leaving your dogs at home. The area, and Yorkshire in general, is amazingly pet friendly. Therefore, do take the time to look through our lodge favourites. Find yourself a log cabin with a ground floor living area, a patio space, and maybe even a hot tub.

Ultimately, from Arguments Yard down in the main town up to the dizzy heights of Whitby Abbey, there are scores of things to see and do on holiday here. We can’t wait to go back again, and once you’ve stayed at one of these brilliant dog friendly lodges in Whitby, neither will you – take it from us! From Robin Hoods bay down into the centre of Whitby itself, take a look at customer reviews and find that ideal breakaway.

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