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A large beach with a bit of shape and character and perhaps that bit more to it than some others in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve T
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Spectacular views

I walked along the Cleveland Way from Whitby to Saltwick bay. The scenery is spectacular. You need... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susan M
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A large beach with a bit of shape and character and perhaps that bit more to it than some others in the area. Fabulous views from the cliffs as almost all the Eastern seaboard of England provides. We passed this way whilst undertaking the East...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked along the Cleveland Way from Whitby to Saltwick bay. The scenery is spectacular. You need to be aware of the tide to make the most of exploring the rocks and for fossil hunting

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beach to look for fossils. If you go to the right and walk a couple of hundred yards near the base of the cliffs you'll find some in minutes. Very steep walk down to the beach

1  Thank brain1817
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We parked for free outside the whitby holiday park. Please note the path down isnt the really steep bit you see on the grass parking verge - walk into the park and you will see a gentler start to the path. I mention this as...More

Thank peanutsAl
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We have recently taken up fossil hunting and was recommended saltwick bay by friends. We got a taxi from robin hoods bay which was a bit pricey but parking is pretty difficult if your not stopping at Whitby holiday park, especially if your in a...More

2  Thank gillmassey2018
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful quiet beach, we had the beach to ourselves. The beach is safe to let the dog run and enjoy the water. After our walk we used the cafe on the caravan site and the staff were very friendly and as soon as we sat...More

2  Thank Simon H
Reviewed 8 June 2018

A private beach pretty much! Especially if you are staying at the caravan site above it, which we were. The weather was misty and cold but my husband was still determined to get my sons feet in the water! Fun had by all....will definitely be...More

3  Thank rachel m
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Had a short walk from Whitby to the secluded Saltwick Bay beach. A little bit of a climb down.......The beach was virtually deserted and the tide was out. Enjoyed a wander along the beach taking in the views. Then it was time for the walk...More

2  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 12 May 2018

lovely beach had it all to ourselves definitely will be going back there again when next on our holiday

2  Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Parked at the caravan park above the bay as it was end of season and quiet. Accessed via slopes/steps to the beach - save some energy for the return journey! The tide was fully out and we easily found lots of small fossils. Wellies are...More

4  Thank SMAVisit
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Charlotte B
15 March 2018|
Response from Simon H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's dog friendly all year round
Joanne S
7 January 2018|
Response from Mrs Angela W |
Why will l want to eat horrible food!😟☹️🙁🤦🏼‍♂️🤦🏼‍♀️