Exterior | Seagull Cottage, Whitby
Living room | Seagull Cottage, Whitby

Seagull Cottage

  • Sleeps up to 4
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Up to 2 pets allowed
Pets stay free
Coast within 1 mile
Situated in an elevated position in Whitby’s historic old town, Seagull Cottage is the quintessential fisherman’s cottage welcoming guests on an authentic coastal experience.
Ground Floor:
Living room: Smart TV, Open Fire
Kitchen/dining room: Electric Oven, Electric Hob, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Washing Machine
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Bathroom 1: Bath With Shower Over Bath, Toilet
Second Floor:
Bedroom 2: Double (4ft 6in) Bed
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for open fire included. Garden with sitting-out area. On road parking. No smoking.
Seagull Cottage is an enchanting Grade 2 listed fisherman’s cottage, exuding charm and character. Nestled on Saltpanwell Steps, in the historic East (Abbey) side of Whitby, this end-terraced gem offers a glimpse into the town’s rich maritime heritage. From the cottage, you can conveniently access the harbourside by descending the steps or utilize Horse Road, an inclined yard situated behind the cottage that once served as the ancient route to the Abbey.
Stepping inside guests are greeted by a cosy and welcoming atmosphere. The ground floor features a lobby that leads into a comfortable lounge with leather sofas and an inviting open fire, creating a perfect space to unwind and relax. The kitchen/dining boasts solid beech worktops and is well equipped, ensuring that culinary endeavours are a joyous affair. Modern stairs lead up to a spacious twin bedroom and a well-appointed family bathroom, providing comfort and convenience for guests. Ascending further, guests will discover an inviting double bedroom on the upper level. This room boasts a large built-in wardrobe and a dormer window offering delightful views of the moors. The accommodation combines the traditional charm of the cottage with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Outside, Seagull Cottage offers a fully enclosed level decking area, providing a private and serene outdoor space for guests to relax and soak up the sun. With seating, a table, and a barbecue, this suntrap is the perfect spot for alfresco dining while enjoying picturesque views down to the bustling harbour.
The location in the old East side of Whitby immerses guests in the town’s captivating history and offers easy access to its renowned attractions. The nearby Abbey, perched high on the cliffs offers breathtaking panoramic views of the town and coastline. Whitby’s charming narrow streets are lined with unique shops, cafes, and historic pubs. Whether strolling along the harborside or simply savouring the views from the cottage’s delightful outdoor space, Seagull Cottage provides a quintessential Whitby experience, combining the warmth of a traditional fisherman’s cottage with modern comforts and a prime location in this enchanting coastal town. Beach 1 mile.


Coastal Within 1 Mile
Fishing Nearby
Golf nearby
Historical Property
Open Fire or Woodburner
Open Plan
Pets Allowed
Pets Free of Charge
Washing Machine


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 2 pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site parking unavailable

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please