Dog-Friendly Holidays in North Yorkshire

Monday 22nd July, 2019 by hostandstay

With long stretching beaches, sprawling woodland and expansive moorland, North Yorkshire has everything your loveable pup could want in a holiday! Plus – there’s plenty of dog-friendly bistros, coffee shops and bars so you’re in for a treat too. In today’s blog, we’re going to feature a selection of our dog-friendly holiday homes and why they’re so pawfect!



Burnsyde Beach House in Saltburn-by-the-Sea is a hidden gem in the heart of the Victorian town. This modern and homely 3-bedroom holiday property sleeps up to 6 guests and welcomes children and dogs, making it the ideal spot for a family break by the sea.

Water-loving hounds will love playing on the golden sands of Saltburn beach and explorative pups will be in their element discovering the maze of gardens that are minutes away from the property.

At the end of a fun day, the whole family can relax in the tranquil peace that Burnsyde Beach House brings. With stylish interiors and stunning views, this property is your picturesque home from home by the coast.



Park View Apartment is a modern oasis just a stone’s throw away from the bustling centre of Whitby. The newly converted Victorian apartment is dog-friendly and sleeps up to 4 guests. With luxury interiors and a cosy feel, it is the ideal match for a staycation with friends or family holiday on the coast.

Sociable dogs will love to explore the centre of Whitby. Take a trip to the seafront and you’ll both discover the best fish and chips along with independent boutiques, cosy pubs and fun arcades. Outside of Whitby, you’ll find the North York Moors National Park where there’s over 55 square miles of Forestry Commission woods with tracks and paths ideal for long dog walks.



Settled in the small seaside hamlet of Port Mulgrave, View Point Apartment is the perfect setting for a peaceful break near the beach. With breath-taking cliff top views and beautiful interiors, the three-bedroom ground floor apartment is a coastal haven for families and friends. Four-legged friends are welcome too of course!

Country-loving canines will love staying at Port Mulgrave. With lots of neighbouring towns and villages, it is ideal for long walks. Join the Cleveland Way National Trail and you’ll hit hot spots like Runswick Bay and Sandsend. Just remember to keep your pets on a short lead when hiking over the high cliff-tops as some areas are unfenced!

View Point Apartment has tasteful interiors with small nods to the history of Port Mulgrave and the North Yorkshire coast. Sleeping up to five guests and accommodating for children and dogs, this holiday home is a calming retreat where you can recharge and spend quality family time.



Aysgarth Nook is a stunning five-bedroom holiday home complete with luxurious interiors, magnificent views over the open fells and even a hot tub in the private garden! The transformed Wensleydale cottage sleeps up to 10 guests and is dog-friendly, making it perfect for big family gatherings or short breaks with friends.

The sleepy village of Aysgarth sits in the Yorkshire Dales National Park and has plenty of trails for your pup to discover. Explorative doggies will especially love Aysgarth Falls! There’s a handful of cosy, dog-friendly pubs and restaurants nearby too.

Aysgarth Nook has been renovated to the highest standard. The 5-bedroom cottage has been transformed into a luxury, modern holiday home whilst keeping hold of its 300-year-old charm. Stay here and you’re bound to be amazed with everything it has to offer!



Elysium House is a traditional property which has been transformed into a contemporary, lavish holiday home. The 4-bedroom house sleeps up to 6 guests and is dog and family friendly.

Only a short walk from Whitby’s central Flowergate, Elysium House is perfectly located for those looking to explore Whitby and the surrounding areas. Historical hounds will love to discover Whitby Abbey, which inspired Bram Stokers infamous Dracula, and fun-loving pups will enjoy the excitement of Whitby harbour. The seaside town is full of nostalgic charm and everyone in the family will love it – young and old!

Elysium House is just a short walk from the town centre and harbour so it’s a perfect location for exploring. Whitby Train Station is just a stone’s throw away so you can discover the neighbouring towns by rail, or there’s plenty of routes for walking if you’d prefer to get there by foot.

We have more where that came from! View all of our dog-friendly holiday homes here.

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