Short break self-catering accommodation in Scarborough
If you’re seeking a mid-week or weekend holiday by the sea, browse our selection of short breaks in Scarborough on the North Yorkshire coast. Ideal for solos, couples, or families, this seaside resort town is packed with activities and attractions for happy Yorkshire holidays. Explore Scarborough Castle, discover fossils at the Rotunda Museum, or go boating at Peasholm Park. There’s even time for a round of golf in Filey, just 7 miles north on the coast. Choose from short breaks or weekend breaks with self-catering accommodation in Scarborough town or beachside and enjoy traditional heritage attractions with shops, ice cream parlours and sandcastle beachside fun. Whether you choose to relax or pack your days full of activities, you’re sure to have the happiest of holidays in Yorkshire.
Take a bracing hike on the North Yorkshire countryside fells and dales. Go shopping in Scarborough or take a scenic drive to the traditional seaside town of Whitby, 20 miles north, or to the vibrant market town Pickering, 18 miles westwards. Enjoy a traditional seaside holiday in Scarborough with bucket and spade fun, ice cream parlours and gift shops by the shore. Hop on the North Bay Railway or try the Sky Trail Adventure high ropes for courageous champions. A short break in Scarborough should also take in the Sea Life Sanctuary where children will be thrilled to learn about turtles and rescue their own interactive turtle. Book one of our short break holiday cottages in Scarborough and make the most of your precious holiday time.