Delightfully picturesque 

Just north of Whitby on the stunning Yorkshire coast, Sandsend is a small, picturesque village that has long been a beloved destination for visitors seeking a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. With its golden sandy beach, quaint cottages, and welcoming locals, Sandsend is a true gem of the British seaside.

Sandsend’s beach is undoubtedly the village’s main attraction. Stretching for miles along the coast, the beach is perfect for long walks, sunbathing, and swimming in the cool, refreshing waters of the North Sea. In the summer months, the beach is a hive of activity, with families and holidaymakers setting up picnics, playing beach games, and exploring the rock pools teeming with marine life. And, even in the cooler months, the beach retains its charm, with bracing walks along the sand and the sound of the waves providing a soothing backdrop to your thoughts.

Beyond the beach, Sandsend is home to a number of charming shops and eateries, each offering their own unique experience. From traditional fish and chip shops to upscale seafood restaurants, there’s something to suit all tastes and budgets. And, if you’re in the mood for a bit of retail therapy, Sandsend’s independent boutiques and gift shops are a treasure trove of unique, handcrafted goods and souvenirs.

Finally, no visit to Sandsend would be complete without a walk along the cliffs overlooking the village taking in the breathtaking views from the top. From here, you can see for miles along the Yorkshire coast, taking in the rugged cliffs, crashing waves, and the stunning view back towards Whitby Abbey.

Sandsend is a destination that is sure to delight. With its stunning scenery, welcoming locals, and rich history, this charming seaside village is a must-visit for anyone looking to experience the best of the Yorkshire coast.