Glorious sandy beach

Sandsend

Sandsend is a pretty little seaside village situated near to the popular coastal resort of Whitby at the foot of Lythe Bank. Located at the end of a long beach the picturesque village has a rich history and has received literary mentions from both Wordsworth and Dickens. This striking location set against dramatic cliffs, long stretches of sandy beach and the imposing ruins of Whitby Abbey standing in the distance makes Sandsend one of the most stunning villages in North Yorkshire.

There is a wide range of shops scattered along the seafront and beautiful self catering cottages to rent with extensive sea views. For walkers there are some fantastic coastal walks along the cliffs. Inland there are plenty of visitor attractions to...