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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