Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Runswick Bay

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Runswick Bay. This city is welcoming and scenic, recognised for its restaurants, local tours and bars. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Runswick Bay

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Runswick Bay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whitby Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Whitby Pavilion (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Saltburn Cliff Lift (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Kirkleatham Owl Centre (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Wilton Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Runswick Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Runswick Bay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whitby Beach (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Pannett Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Yorkshire Moors (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Guisborough Forest (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Flatts Lane Woodland Country Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)

Travelling to and around Runswick Bay

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 27.4 mi (44 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Runswick Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 840 holiday rentals near Runswick Bay. From 335 Cabins to 335 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Runswick Bay for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Cabins in Runswick Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 335 Cabins in Runswick Bay. Our other popular types of Runswick Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 335 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 335 holiday houses
  • Houses: 402 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Runswick Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Runswick Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.