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Whitby Vacation Rentals

Whitby Travel Guide

A picturesque English seaside town with a creepy and supernatural history, the charming town of Whitby is famous for many things. The River Esk essentially divides the town into two parts -- the east cliff filled with ramshackle 18th-century fisherman’s cottages, and the west cliff being home to a Victorian residential area. Travelling to Whitby is somewhat like traveling back in time.

Things to Do in Whitby

It is Whitby where Bram Stoker wrote his infamous Dracula novel in the 18th century. Many scenes from Dracula are set in Whitby and so one of the best things to do is explore the sights that feature in the story. Eerie evening tours take travelers on modern day vampire hunts. Other rewarding things to do in Whitby include the crumbling ruins of Whitby Abbey, the Captain Cook Memorial Museum and Whitby Sands -- a charming English beach).

Best Places to Stay in Whitby

The best places to stay in Whitby are West Cliff and downtown Whitby close to the rail station. Both areas place visitors a short walk away from all major attractions.

Best Time to Visit Whitby

The best time to visit Whitby is the summer months of June through to August. The UK is not known for its warm weather so traveling to Whitby during this time minimizes chances of rainfall and adverse weather.

Price and Availability Index in Whitby

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Whitby is in March, while the cheapest month is in September. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Whitby is in the high season in July. Whitby has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Whitby tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Whitby tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.

The Weather in Whitby

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Whitby. The warmest months in Whitby are June and July, when temperatures reach 85 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 13 ˚F. The wettest month in Whitby is December with 5.4 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 1.45 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Whitby

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, tuivillas and more. We have 3,513 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Whitby ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Whitby can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $10.93 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $258 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 728 accommodations in Whitby that have WiFi. 81 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 4 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Whitby by car, be sure to choose from 597 accommodations that provide parking. 4 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 251 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Whitby accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 7 providers, including 560 places to stay from Airbnb, 256 accommodations from Homeaway and 10 places to stay from tuivillas.

1,459 of our accommodations in Whitby have been reviewed and rated. 40% are rated excellent or good. 1,060 places to stay in are instantly bookable.