Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Staithes

Enjoy the culture and other features of Staithes. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, seaside and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Staithes

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Staithes a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whitby Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Saltburn Cliff Lift (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Whitby Pavilion (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Kirkleatham Owl Centre (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Wilton Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Staithes

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 64°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Staithes

Travelers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Staithes has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Staithes is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whitby Beach (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Pannett Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Guisborough Forest (12.5 mi / 20 km)
  • Yorkshire Moors (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Flatts Lane Woodland Country Park (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Staithes

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 25.9 mi (41.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Staithes?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,082 vacation rentals near Staithes. From 494 Cottages to 452 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Staithes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Staithes?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Staithes. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Whitby Harbour: 1,937 vacation rentals
  • Saltburn Cliff Lift: 1,366 vacation rentals
  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach: 2,057 vacation rentals
  • Whitby Lighthouse: 1,904 vacation rentals
  • Saltburn Pier: 1,379 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Staithes listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Staithes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 494 Cottages in Staithes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Staithes include:

  • Houses: 452 rentals available
  • Cabins: 494 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 494 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Barns and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Staithes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Staithes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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