Self-Catering Holiday Rentals in Staithes for Your Home Stay
Staithes is a picturesque Yorkshire fishing village, close to Scarborough and one of the most beautiful places for a romantic couples break. A self-catering holiday home in Staithes is also perfect for family holidays, and of particular interest to those with very young children as the TV series CBeebies is filmed here. The cobbled streets and hillside houses are great for exploring and cliff top walks. Staithes is a favourite spot for geologists with fossil remains dating back to the Jurassic period and in the 1990's the remains of a seafaring dinosaur were discovered here. Captain Cook was once a grocer's apprentice in Staithes and Captain Cook's cottage is the home he once lived in before moving to nearby Whitby. Whitby is a great choice for days out and the famous abbey is a prominent landmark. See the whale bone arch and the statue of James Cook or just enjoy perfect fish and chips by the seaside. Gothic romantics will adore the fact that Whitby is where the vampire Dracula first landed in England in Bram Stoker's famous novels. Your Staithes holiday home is ideal for days out in Scarborough too. Visit the 12th century castle on top of the cliff which separates the two beautiful beaches or enjoy outdoor music along at the Spa. Take the tram up the cliff on South Beach to enjoy shopping in the town for fresh produce to enjoy with freshly caught Staithes fish back in your holiday home.
Holiday Lettings in Staithes for Your Short Break
A holiday cottage in Staithes is a great way to enjoy the town and there are some wonderful properties to choose from. There are holiday houses in Staithes which are suitable for larger groups or families as well as perfect holiday homes with great sea views which are ideal for couples, singles and smaller families. Choose from great cheap holiday houses which are a terrific chance for young families and those on a budget to enjoy a dream break. Luxury holiday cottages and houses in Staithes are a wonderful choice for those who want that little extra, but there's a perfect Staithes vacation home to appeal to all tastes and budgets making this unique part of North Yorkshire a real favourite.
Best Time to Enjoy Staithes
Summer holidays are without a doubt the busiest time of year in Staithes because of its beautiful seaside location and proximity to the wonderful beaches at Scarborough and the elegant towns of York and Harrogate as well as historic Whitby. Should you wish to visit during school holidays it's best to book well in advance to avoid losing out on the Staithes holiday cottage you've set your heart on. Bank holiday weekends your chance to catch a football match in Leeds with friends as well as try a spot of fishing from a Staithes holiday house by the sea. Christmas and New Year sees lots of events locally and is a perfect time to enjoy a luxury Staithes holiday home with the family.