10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Whitby, Great Britain - Updated 2021

airbnb Whitby, Great Britain
Benita
Benita
Updated

Whitby, Great Britain is a beautiful coastal town with quaint ports, fish markets and lovely beaches as far as the eye can see. Here, you can have a delicious seafood feast, learn to ride a horse across the stunning coastline, or pick up some handcrafted jewelry. However, something about the mysterious old streets and the crumbling abbey and graveyard perched high up on a cliff in west Whitby give the seaside town a twist. Perhaps it was this landscape which inspired Bram Stoker, who apparently conceived Count Dracula while visiting Whitby. In turn, the dark tale has inspired travelers who come in groups dressed in Victorian-era garb to explore this atmospheric town in character, as well as organized Ghost Walks and festivals in tribute to the literary classic. Whether you’re heading to Whitby to have a relaxing getaway in a coastal resort town, or to delve into its history and quirks, you’re bound to have an unforgettable trip. If you need a place to stay, be sure to take a look at the best Airbnbs in Whitby, Great Britain, below!

1. A modern apartment near the Whitby town center (from USD 116)

The Cadame is a comfortable apartment for two that is situated in the center of Whitby. This apartment for rent in Whitby has one bedroom and one bathroom. Here you will find a kitchen, heating, a TV, lockbox, hair dryer, iron and bathroom essentials. Not only is the apartment centrally located, but you will also enjoy the bonus of both a bus and train station within walking distance. Some fun things to do around the apartment include exploring the rows of pubs in the area and checking out various live music and crafts events. You’ll have a blast just wandering around the area. Last, but not least, this is a ground floor apartment that is accessed from the basement, so there are steps. Also, inside there is a curved stairway to the bedroom and bathroom. Therefore, it is not suitable for babies and children.

CADAME
Whitby, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
157 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super apartment fantastic position to all amenities in town everything we had hoped for on visiting whitby
very comfortable and had everything we needed
beautifully clean apartment with plenty of cooking and tea/coffee facilities
my partner called this place "a marvel in miniaturisation" with everything you need in 3 rooms
well equipped kitchen and a relaxing living room
Cleanliness:
clean and modern inside
clean and tidy too
very clean and cosy
spotlessly clean very comfortable
place was clean & tidy
Host:
carol is a great host
carol was a great host and i would definitely recommend the cadame
the host was easy to deal with and made it really easy to gain access
carol was great at communicating and really helpful
carol was an excellent host with brilliant communication i would highly recommend staying at her place
Location:
great location - 3 mins walk to centre
great location and very comfortable apartment
beautiful apartment in a central location
very nice indeed close to center
great central location easy walking distance to pubs restaurants and tourist sites
Read more reviews

2. An apartment overlooking a garden (from USD 113)

Situated in a beautiful old brownstone, this apartment with a private entrance can accommodate up to 2 guests. You’ll love the glass-roofed dining room (where your host serves complimentary breakfast) and a patio area in Georgian-style design. Also at this Whitby accommodation, you will find an en-suite bedroom that leads onto the patio area. An additional bedroom with a double & a single bed may be available on request. The property is in the center of town, Cafes, pubs and restaurants are all within 2 minutes, so you can easily walk to a number of shops, restaurants, a museum, a children’s play area as well as Pannet Park. Furthermore, the beach is only 5 minutes away on foot. .

The Garden Apartment - With free garage parking!
Whitby, United Kingdom
286 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathroom is nice and bed is comfy with excellent views of their garden
it is very stylish and we appreciated the little touches like the fresh flowers and breakfast goodies
we would thoroughly recommend the garden apartment and are already planing a return visit thankyou marie-lousie
the garden apartment is very well equipped and has everything guests might need for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
very clean and perfect for two
the apartment was beautifully clean with lots of thoughtful little touches
a beautiful clean apartment with everything you could want and more
a lovely clean apartment with everything you could possibly need
a warm welcome and a clean well presented accommodationparking facility and easy walk into town
Host:
marie louise and her husband were excellent hosts
she was very responsive and provided clear directions and access instructions
we highly recommend this lovely host and her beautiful apartment
the lovely owner marie-louise provides such thoughtful finishing touches including bread butter milk jams and biscuits
marie louise and het husband were very friendly and welcoming
Location:
superb location in the centre of whitby
excellent location with parking included
great location for exploring whitby
very comfortable & close to the heart of whitby
great location ideal for single or couple for a short break
Read more reviews

3. Apartment that is part of a former sea captain's house (from USD 137)

The Gull’s Nest is a lovely, tastefully designed apartment in an old building that was constructed in 1708, so you may find some rustic features and creaky floorboards. There is plenty of space so up to 4 guests can stay at this pet-friendly Airbnb in Whitby comfortably and feel right at home. It has a living area that consists of a kitchen, dining area and lounge area on the first floor. On the second floor is one king size bedroom and one other bedroom with either two twin beds or one king size bed. The bathroom here has both a bath and shower .If you have a pet, do bring them along! In terms of location, the property is close to Whitby’s famous beaches, as well as dining and entertainment options. The apartment is also just 5 minutes from the nearest bus and train station, so exploring the city is a breeze.

The Gull's Nest
Whitby, United Kingdom
265 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is no wifi but there is a good 4g signal
good wifi & selection of books games & suggestions you visit
it’s well equipped and has good beds
Cleanliness:
very clean beds comfortable
very clean and had plenty of personal touches to it
it was spotlessly clean stylish and comfortable
very clean and larger than we expected
the property was brilliant clean lovely touches and modern
Host:
sarah was a wonderful host
as a host sarah was excellent
thank you for being such great hosts
sarah is a very welcoming host who is very quick to respond to messages
loved it and sarah was very helpful and polite
Location:
great location very central
great location as close to everything
great location for getting around whitby
great location and excellent facilities
central location good size apartment
Read more reviews

4. Cozy and well designed apartment in a quiet neighborhood (from USD 91)

The Marina View is a cozy, well designed apartment in a quiet, quaint neighborhood. An interesting thing to note is that this row of townhouses was originally inhabited by sea captains in the 1850s. What you will find here is a spacious living room and kitchen. There is a separate double bedroom and bathroom that has a shower. The living room houses a woodburning stove, but making use of it must be arranged. As for entertainment, there is a TV and a DVD player. There is also an outside patio with a table and chairs here. The apartment is situated on a small hill, offering a great view of greenery and the harbor. Exploring the area is a breeze as you can walk to many dining and entertainment options. in the center of town. Additionally, there are bus and train stations in the area.

Marina View - one bed garden flat
Whitby, United Kingdom
181 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
accommodation very comfortable with lovely nature garden to look out on to or sit in for breakfast
comfortable and homey place with a lovely garden and flowers overlooking the marina
this is a really warm homely and comfortable flat
the house is warm and comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean and everything as it should be
the apartment is clean and well equipped
apartment was lovely clean and cozy
the flat was very clean and really cosy
spotlessly clean very homely and a well equipped kitchen
Host:
keiran is really friendly
nice host and comfortable place
lovely apartment set in the owners home
wonderful garden that is shared with the owner
great home in a great town perfect host i would most certainly rebook to stay here
Location:
the location of marina its was ideal
perfect location for central whitby
perfect location just a short walk into whitby
perfectly located close to town
the location is perfect
Read more reviews

5. The Whitby fisherman's cottage (from USD 129)

The Rockpool is a beautiful cottage which has been carefully designed and maintained, and it shows! You’ll be especially surprised by how well equipped the kitchen is despite the limited space. Your host describes the decor of the cottage as “contemporary coastal style”, which is absolutely lovely. Location wise, the apartment is just 2 minutes from Whitby center and near some charming parks, piers and beaches.

The Rockpool - Whitby Fishermans Cottage
Whitby, England, United Kingdom
256 reviews
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
toasty warm with great shower
this is the most comfortable cosy cottage you could ask for
Cleanliness:
it was spotlessly clean beautifully decorated and very warm & cosy
beautifully clean and stylish space perfect for two
lovely cottage very well situated very clean and comfortable
the rockpool is spotlessly clean been carefully decorated and furnished with many thoughtful touches
another lovely stay as ever – personal touches and outstanding cleanliness which make such a difference
Host:
ben was a great host
ben was a great host
ben has been a perfect host
thank you ben for being a great host attentive but not intrusive
ben is a great host very responsive and thoughtful
Location:
fantastic location too with everything within short walking distance
good location for whitby centre
ideal location a short walk from the station (and tasty thai restaurant) and lovely pannett park
the location of the rockpool is perfect being literally a few minutes walk from the centre of whitby
it's in an ideal location within very short walking distance of the town centre
Read more reviews

6. Sunny and spacious loft (from USD 84)

This loft room accommodates 2 guests and is situated in an old, rustic Victorian House. Some amenities found here include Egyptian cotton bedding and towels, shampoo, conditioner and shower gel, An added perk is the complimentary breakfast which includes bread and muesli. It is located near the sea and you’ll reach the beach is just 8 to 10 minutes, but you may just get sidetracked by the numerous beachside cafes, shops, and a theater on the way!

Sunny and Spacious Loft Rooms - great location
North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
180 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
phil helped to carry the bags up to the room which was spacious and full of natural light
the rooms were perfect for us
excellent and comfortable loft room with kitchen to enjoy breakfast
love the breakfast definitely a nice touch
and it was good to have the kichenette area next to our room
Cleanliness:
especially clean and spacious
spacious clean with some nice touches
perfectly clean attic bedroom and breakfast room
the room was nice very clean and quiet
a very clean comfortable bedroom and kitchen area
Host:
helen and phil are thoughtful hosts
absolutely lovely hosts that made us feel right at home
bed sooo comfortable and hosts are a lovely couple
excellent and most helpful hosts
very friendly and helpful hosts
Location:
good location in the middle of whitby
the location was great too
a good central location with different room options
great location would definitely recommend
a fabulous location to explore whitby by foot
Read more reviews

7. Private room in a house called the Sunflower Room

This cozy one bedroom, one bathroom room is called the Sunflower Room because of the cheery sunflower decorations adorning the room, adding to the overall homely ambiance of the apartment. Although you are welcome to use the well equipped kitchen and there are grocery stores in the vicinity, the apartment is also within close proximity to art and culture, great views, a variety of cafes and restaurants as well as pubs and bars. The beautiful beach is also within walking distance.

Sunflower Room - Sleeps 1 or 2 in Central Whitby
Whitby, United Kingdom
222 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
slight noise issue with bathroom fan
the little heater was welcome as we had got soaked
nice room with twin beds breakfast available and cooking facilities
nice room with two single beds
maureen is very welcoming and had very thoughtful touches in the room such as a kettle and tea
Cleanliness:
clean and very homely
the room was clean and prepared
the room was clean and comfortable
warm room clean bedding
the room was lovely and clean and warm
Host:
veronica was a very welcoming host and helpful throughout our stay
veronica is a very welcoming host
veronica was kind welcoming and really made us feel at home
veronica is a friendly and welcoming host
host is very friendly kind and efficient
Location:
great location close to the centre
this property is ideally located for a short walk into whitby
fab location 10 mins walk into town
great location and just a few minutes walk to the center of town
great location only a 10 minute walk from all the shops and restraints
Read more reviews

8. A room with a view in Robin Hoods Bay

Whitby is renowned for its gorgeous coastline, which you can enjoy directly from this bed and breakfast fit for two people. The house offers several great vantage points, including one from the outdoor deck. There is also a large garden here for guests to enjoy. What better way to start your day in Whitby than with a complimentary breakfast of fruit, yogurt, croissants and homemade granola and a spectacular view? Guests will enjoy the free Wi-Fi and satellite TV. Location wise, the apartment is a mere 10-minute walk from Robin Hoods Bay, and numerous beachside restaurants and pubs, keeping you on your toes with various things to do. Music lovers will appreciate this place since there is a thriving live music scene in Robin Hoods Bay that consists of country blues, jazz and folk music. Please be aware that there is a extra charge if 4 people stay here.

A room with a view Robin Hoods Bay
Robin Hoods Bay , North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
364 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awedome view and yummy breakfast
room with a view is a really appropriate name the view is fabulous
lovely breakfast included and a fab view
loved our stay here the breakfast and tea and coffee facilities were amazing
the space is lovely with a beautiful view whilst relaxing on the day bed/sofa our favourite part
Cleanliness:
really clean and tidy
very clean & comfortable place to stay
very clean and tidy with a modern bathroom
the accommodation was comfortable and very clean
clean and neat as expected in the description
Host:
very friendly hosts who are knowledgeable about the area
host was very friendly and helpful
phil is a great host who kindly offered to help us out
very friendly and helpful hosts
the hosts were really friendly and gave us advice on places to eat
Location:
easy to walk into village
gorgeous accommodation within walking distance of robin hood's bay
very good area for walking and close to whitby
great location for robin hood’s bay whitby and scarborough
the location was perfect and easy to find
Read more reviews

9. Pretty cottage in a historic location

This spacious cottage is located on Henrietta Street in the heart of Whitby. This Whitby holiday cottage offers three bedrooms with four beds as well as one and half bathrooms, so it can accommodate up to 5 guests. The newly refurbished bathrooms have heated floors for chilly days. Location wise, the cottage is a short walk from a beach and an old abbey. If you’re looking for a place to grab a bite, there are various restaurants and cafes in the vicinity. However, please note that the host generally only releases the property for weekends, so if you wish to stay over the weekdays prior arrangements will have to be made..

Henrietta St, Whitby near beach.
Whitby, United Kingdom
155 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cottage itself has all necessary amenities and wet room shower great after a day's walking
the bathroom is excellent with heated floors and a powerful shower
the facilities are all excellent - modern fully equipped kitchen comfortable cosy lounge reliable wi-fi etc
the cottage was very comfortable and well equipped and in a wonderful position
the cottage is truly one of a kind cozy and comfortable
Cleanliness:
really clean and homely
fantastic shower comfy beds light and clean
the house was very clean and well equipped
the kitchen is clean and fully equipped
the shower was perfect and the bathroom and kitchen was lovely and clean
Host:
he’s a great host
aron is a great host who communicates quickly
aron was a great host with good communication
aron was a great host who provided useful information and responded promtply to emails
super easy transaction and quick helpful responses from our hosts
Location:
great location in the historic heart of whitby
great location right in the heart of whitby
great house in good location
perfect location on a quaint street
brilliant location and a lovely house
Read more reviews

10. A beautiful Victorian townhouse for up to four people

This listing is for a private room in a well preserved Victorian townhouse, with one bedroom and two bathrooms. Wi-Fi and hot drinks are available in the room. This townhouse in a quiet and safe neighborhood, is only short walk will bring you to the nearby beach surrounded by cafes and restaurant. Be sure to stop by the Rusty Shears restaurant for some amazing scrambled eggs!

Great location!
Whitby, England, United Kingdom
191 reviews
Private room in house 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tea making facilities and the kitkats were a nice touch
very spacious bedroom very nice to have tea and coffee and fresh milk in the room too
the fridge in the room was really useful and we were lucky enough to get on street parking
we had a really great stay in a lovely big room and would happily re-book in an instant
50 for 24 hours but worth it as i could see my car from my room window
Cleanliness:
the room was big and clean
spotlessly clean it was a pleasure to stay here
the bathrooms were very clean too
place was convenient clean and very comfortable
the room was really clean and confortable gigantic
Host:
a great host with a lovely home
she was helpful knowledgeable and accommodating
hazel was the perfect host
he said he really enjoyed his stay and that hazel was a really nice host
hazel was kind and attentive
Location:
the location is brilliant
great location in the middle of whitby
great location so worth it
good location and warm bedroom
excellent location in whitby very near the whalebone arch
Read more reviews

Whitby: Not your average small town

Whitby, Great Britain is a unique seaside town that offers a lot to do for all ages and interests. Whether you are planning to stay at an Airbnb, hotel or self-catering accommodations, Whitby is the place to visit. We hope this list of the best Airbnbs has been helpful in planning your visit to Whitby.

Frequently asked questions about Best Airbnbs In Whitby, Great Britain

1. Which are the best luxury Airbnbs in Whitby?

Living in the lap of luxury is often-times an indulgence one can’t afford. Although, an apartment overlooking a garden and an apartment that is part of a former sea captain’s house are two old-school luxurious Airbnb vacation rentals in Whitby that are budget-friendly options.

2. Which are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Whitby?

If you are someone who cannot travel anywhere without their furry munchkins, then booking an Airbnb that allows pets is the right choice. Whitby, Great Britain, is a wonderful place to explore with family, and that includes your little pets. This apartment that is part of a former sea captain’s house, is a good pet-friendly Airbnb in Whitby.

3. Which Airbnbs in Whitby are good for families?

Families heading to Whitby, Great Britain, will be in for a treat if they book some of these spacious and homey Airbnbs. Whether it is the pretty cottage in a historic location, an apartment that is part of a former sea captain’s house or a beautiful Victorian townhouse for up to four people, these Airbnbs in Whitby will ensure the most relaxing and memorable family-friendly experience.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Benita aspires to live like the sloth - a peaceful vegetarian at harmony with the world even when turned upside down.

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Whitby
Good things are meant to be shared!