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Whitby Beach

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Address: West Cliff The Spa, Whitby YO21 3EN, England
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Grear beach

Nice clean beach with plenty of open space for your own little beach party! Coloured huts are prevalent on the top walkway.

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Danny H
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Nice clean beach with plenty of open space for your own little beach party! Coloured huts are prevalent on the top walkway.

Thank Danny H
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We walked along the cliff top, down the cliff and also got the cliff lift. The regatta was on while we were there so there was plenty of things to do. When it had gone we had a lovely time walking on the front where the coloured huts are and had a coffee in the shop near the life guard... More 

Thank Linda P
Risca, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely beach and sea plenty of creatures to find in the rock pool and is a life guarded beach so you feel safe swimming here. Lovely to walk along and lovely to watch the yachts boats and surfers

Thank Naomi S
Bradford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Visited whitby beach walked along seafront from whitby westcliff to staithes very pleasant walk beach looks very tidy areas for dogs too well signposted.

Thank stephen m
Buxton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

There's the main beach which runs from Whitby right to Sandsend (two miles). This is good sand, very clean, well guarded and has all the fun of Whitby at one end and all the atmos of Sandsend at the other. Close to Whitby harbour you have loos and hot coffee and amusements. Go a little further along for a sandy/shingly... More 

Thank lucyawainwright
Oswestry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Could be bias as it was a sunny day. Lots of chippys to choose from, had to find one that didnt smell of dirty fat (most did) but the seagulls are straight from a hitchcock film, dive bombing innocent chip eaters. Car park expensive.

Thank julie t
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

You may find fossils, flint, amber or Whitby jet. You'll certainly find it very interesting. Or just chillax......

Thank garry h
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Whitby beach is both beautiful but clean and is on a beautiful coastline it runs right by the harbour where there are some fantastic boat trips.The shops and restaurants are also fabulous

Thank mmorris1967
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Whitby beach is great for a walk start at the pier , watch and listen to the sea as you are walking along, and keep walking. You can carry on right down to sandsend and evan get a drink and a greatly earned piece of cake at the café on the top of the road. At the end Great if... More 

Thank Karen T
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Whitby beach is a very traditional seaside town with the town being built up either side of the harbour and the beaches also located either side of the harbour mouth. It is a sandy beach and you have to time your visit with the tides as it looked like the high tides come right up to the sea walls covering... More 

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