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Top Whitby Family-Friendly Hotels

Saint Hilda's House
Great for families
5 out of 5
8 Saint Hilda's Terrace, Whitby
5/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...
"Very comfortable in a quiet convenient location close to the town centre. Wonderfully friendly hosts."

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2017

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Saint Hilda's House
Church House Farm
4 out of 5
Danby Head, Danby, Whitby, England
5/5Exceptional! (82 reviews)
"Greeted by Rachel, who explained all facilities. Cottage really clean."

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

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Church House Farm
Luxury cottage by the sea/golf course, harbour, 5 bed,parking,garden,pet friendl
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washer and dryer
Second Family Stay
"This was our second stay in Misty Cottage. It’s the perfect location for a family holiday. Cottage comfortable where it was possible to relax as a group or find a nook to sit quietly. Bbq area great - so long as previous occupants stick to rules and clean bbq after use!!!!"

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2021

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Family and pet friendly converted barn in a peaceful rural setting
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (121 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, games and toys, washer and dryer
Happy
"Location perfect for what we wanted to do, great dog friendly property, the owners were lovely and we got to meet the alpacas which was a bonus."

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2021

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Family and pet friendly converted barn in a peaceful rural setting
Beautiful Cottage On The Cliff Top With Stunning Sea Views
4.9/5Exceptional! (130 reviews)
Tranquil
"Cosy cottage near the sea Everything provided you should need Lovely walks nearby A little difficult to find Don’t use postcode provided but you will have directions given"

Reviewed on 26 Aug 2021

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Beautiful Cottage On The Cliff Top With Stunning Sea Views
Fayvan Apartments
Great for families
4 out of 5
43 Crescent Avenue, West Cliff, Whitby, England
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots, games and toys
Great Apartment - A real home-from-home
"First time at the Fayvan Apartments and we will definitely be back, it really is a little gem of a place. Benita was the perfect host and so friendly (hope you are feeling better). Apartment 4 Only downside - there was over 70+ stairs to climb but don't let this put you off, you only have to climb ..."

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

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Fayvan Apartments
The Lansbury Guest House
3.5 out of 5
29 Hudson Street, Whitby, England
4.8/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
"The Guest House is well situated which makes it very easy to explore Whitby town centre. Friendly and helpful hosts,the room was spacious and spotlessly clean. High quality breakfast served with a smile and friendly chat from the hostess."

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2019

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The Lansbury Guest House
Glenora Guest House
4 out of 5
8 Upgang Lane, Whitby, ENG
4.8/5Exceptional! (78 reviews)
"A friendly and relaxed atmosphere, Very clean and well appointed. Julia was a great host."

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2021

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Glenora Guest House
George  House Whitby
Great for families
20 George Street, Whitby, ENG
4.7/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots, games and toys
Great stay
"Great location and Tracy was very helpful"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

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George House Whitby
The Mallyan Spout Hotel
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Goathland, Whitby, England
4.7/5Exceptional! (90 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...
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Reviewed on 30 Jul 2021

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The Mallyan Spout Hotel
Raithwaite Sandsend
Great for families
4 out of 5
Sandsend Road, North Yorkshire, Whitby, England
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The price is £153 per night from 18 Oct to 18 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (775 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, near the beach, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travellers say...
"We only stayed one night and were in the new part ‘the Keep’. Room was very nice and clean and staff were very pleasant. The only down side was that by the time we checked in we had a choice of breakfast at 7.45am or 9.45am. The latter being way too late if you need to get o. The road for a long ..."

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2021

Raithwaite Sandsend
YHA Boggle Hole - Hostel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Mill Beck, Fylingthorpe, Whitby, England
The price is £49 per night from 26 Sep to 26 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (40 reviews)
Families like: on the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Travellers say...
"Access is arduous. Once on site it is a lovely retreat."

Reviewed on 4 Sep 2021

YHA Boggle Hole - Hostel
Broomfield House
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
5 Broomfield Terrace, Whitby, England
4.5/5Wonderful! (53 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, games and toys
refreshing break
"Our hosts were caring and considerate. Breakfast generous. Parking not on sight but near by . Front room has lovely view and is spacious and comfortable. Fortunate to have lovely Springlike weather."

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

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Broomfield House
YHA Whitby - Hostel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Abbey House, East Cliff, Whitby, England
The price is £39 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (61 reviews)
Families like: games room, near the beach, extra beds/cots
Great value for money and superb location
"For the price paid and the location it was excellent. I'd recommend taking ear plugs with you for sleeping, as if you're on a lower floor you'll hear the people above walking about quite loudly. It's cheap, basic but it is great value for money when you consider the location it is in."

Reviewed on 9 Jun 2021

YHA Whitby - Hostel
The Riviera Guest House
4 out of 5
4 Crescent Terrace, Whitby, England
The price is £89 per night from 12 Oct to 12 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (346 reviews)
"I think it should be pointed out that this property although in a good location and is a perfectly good guest house has FOUR floors and NO lift. I as a single traveller aged 82 and recovering from a serious illness was given room 15 which is on the 4th floor, the room had a sea view but although ..."

Reviewed on 22 Jun 2021

The Riviera Guest House
The Plough
4 out of 5
180 Coach Road, Whitby, England
The price is £80 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (205 reviews)
"The pub side of our stay was fine, good drinks and food selection with very friendly staff."

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2021

The Plough
White Horse & Griffin
3 out of 5
87 Church Street, Whitby, England
The price is £81 per night from 19 Oct to 19 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (466 reviews)
"Lovely old Inn. Nice room and comfy bed. Staff were very friendly. Breakfast was amazing! Fresh milk in the room was an added bonus! Be prepared to park quite a bit away from the hotel at busy times. Hotel is in a great location"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2021

White Horse & Griffin
The Esplanade Hotel
3 out of 5
2 The Esplanade, Whitby, England
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The price is £85 per night from 1 Oct to 1 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (598 reviews)
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Reviewed on 5 Sep 2021

The Esplanade Hotel
Resolution Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
1 Skinner Street, Whitby, England
3.9/5Very Good! (93 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry
Very close to the front
"I very much enjoyed my stay at The Resolution, it is very clean, the staff are well trained & polite and the break first was excellent. I will most definitely go back to The Resolution the next time I'm in Whitby."

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2016

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Resolution Hotel
Discovery Accommodation
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
11 Silver Street, Whitby, England
The price is £67 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
3.8/5Good! (190 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, near the beach, laundry facilities
Travellers say...
"It was a good location, quiet, clean. Ideal for a short stay. The lift wasn't working due to covid regulations and we did have a few teething problems with the digital door lock and it would have been helpful if the parking regulations had been explained before hand but otherwise excellent. Well ..."

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2021

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Where should we stay in Whitby?

If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the historic destination of Whitby is a good choice. The beaches, museums and castle are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is located 32.9 mi (53 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in Whitby, you might want to consider one of the 31 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

When should we visit Whitby?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the children and head to Whitby.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February and November, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: April, May, June and July, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: September, November, December and January, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Whitby?

While you are holidaying in Whitby, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Captain Cook Memorial Museum and Whitby Harbour. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Whitby Museum and Whitby Pavilion.

Whitby is also well-known for the:
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Cultural attractions
  • Beaches

Getting around Whitby

If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Whitby Station, Ruswarp Station or Sleights Station. Whitby may not have many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

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