Situated on the North Yorkshire Heritage Coast, Staithes is a charming coastal village, full of picturesque cottages, cobbles streets & small alleyways.
Sheltered by its rugged cliffs, which is the highest in the country, Staithes boasts an area rich in maritime history, complete with stunning scenery and fabulous cliff-top walks; perfect for a family break exploring the North York Moors and Coast.
In this ancient fishing village, offering real traditional character there is a variety of holiday cottages. Located 10 miles north of Whitby, Staithes is an attractive family holiday destination set within the North York Moors National Park.
This part of the coast is know as the dinosaur coast and is of particular interest to geologists – young amateurs can join the hunt for fossils and jet at low tide.
The children’s CBeebies series Old Jack’s Boat is set and filmed in Staithes and little ones take delight in finding parts of this fishing village they recognize from the series.
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