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1 Pier Road | West Cliff The Spa, Whitby YO21 3PT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed a lovely walk along Whitby beach all the way to Sandsend. Its a clean, safe, wide beach offering ample space for people to enjoy a peaceful walk whilst still plenty of space for families and dogs to play happily. Take the beach walk...More

Thank MD-FatDonkey
Reviewed 3 days ago

A very pleasant beach and there is a lot of it when the tide is out. OK for dogs ouside of the summer months. Long way up and down from the cliff top but there is a lift, if it is open,.

Thank dellou1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Steep walk up and down from the cliff top, easier access from the harbour . Long sandy beach , no dogs May to Sept but plenty there in October, however all dog owners seemed to be very responsible and beach was spotless

Thank 229shaun
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a nice dog friendly beach and you can walk from one end of Whitby to the other,providing the tide is out.Its kept very clean and on our previous visit,we even saw a baby seal on the shore stopping for a rest.There are cafes...More

Thank tinytinks68
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely beach, clean & litter free. Many people using the beach, all seemed to be respectful of it, removing dog waste & taking their litter with them. I’m not sure where the dog restrictions are exactly but where we went there were plenty of dogs...More

Thank Steph R
Reviewed 1 week ago

had a nice energetic walk on beach though it was windy still enjoyed the atmosphere. nice sandy beach for all activities and families

Thank stephen e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great clean beach didn't see no litter at all and there was a few people on it well worth a visit

Thank dilloncat
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grandchildren spent many hours on Whitby beach digging, and making sandcastles in the sand. Then next a splodge in the sea, which unfortunately was a little cool, although I did enjoy getting the toes wet. The beach is very clean and well looked after,...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I last went to whitby about 4 years ago, Infact ive been going for about 30 years, Yesterday we went there for the day out, Wow how its changed, Whitby used to be a qaint fishing village, Nothing special, Always cold, But simple and quaint,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely stroll on Whitby beach with my friends, certainly a hangover cure. Beach was clean, the surf was big. There where toilets and outdoor taps and a cafe that we got a nice cafe from. Looked to be lifeguard station and Whitby surf...More

Thank emmarivers0000
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28 July 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Restrictions apply to various areas at certain parts of the year. Scarborough council increased the no dog area this year without any form of public or other consultation. Access at the beach hut end is by VERY dangerous... More
Margaret R
18 May 2018|
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Response from PeterA2331 | Reviewed this property |
it was when i was last there.
5 September 2017|
Response from LizzyS123 | Reviewed this property |
There were designated parts of the beach for dogs Loads of people had dogs with them in Whitby