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Scarborough, Whitby and Filey

Tourist Information Centres

Scarborough Tourist Information Centre

Tel: 01723 383636
tourismbureau@scarborough.gov.uk
www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com

Whitby Tourist Information & Visitor Centre

Tel: 01723 383636
tourismbureau@scarborough.gov.uk
www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com

Press Contact

Elizabeth Courtney
Destination Marketing Manager
01723 384368
Town Hall
St. Nicholas Street
Scarborough
YO11 2HG
Tel: 01723 232306
Elizabeth.courtney@scarborough.gov.uk
www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com

Trade Contact

Elizabeth Courtney
Destination Marketing Manager
Elizabeth.Courtney@Scarborough.gov.uk
www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com

Destination

Set against the backdrop of the North York Moors is 45 miles of dramatic coastline with quaint fishing villages, historic places of interest and a wide range of attractions.
WHITBY - Dominated by the cliff-top ruins of the beautiful 13th century Abbey, a traditional maritime town with cobbled streets, picturesque houses and a sandy blue flag beach.
SCARBOROUGH - Britain's first seaside resort,is a delightful bustling resort town catering for the whole family.
FILEY - an elegant Edwardian English seaside town providing an unspoilt haven with a 5-mile stretch of golden sand.

What's on Offer

Amenities

Safe, award winning blue flag beaches, award winning restaurants, high street and independent shops including indoor market recently refurbished, street theatre/entertainers, children’s fairgrounds, award winning Theatre's, state of the art waterpark, all year round festivals & events and the largest open air theatre in Europe showcasing acts in 2018 such as Gary Barlow, Steps, El Divo and many more.

Places to Visit

Blue-flag beaches
Scarborough Spa
Whitby Abbey & Visitor Centre
Scarborough Open Air Theatre
Scarborough Sealife Sanctuary
The Stepehen Joseph Theatre
North Yorkshire Waterpark
Alpamare Waterpark
North Bay Railway & Sky Trail
Filey Museum
Pannett Art Gallery & Pannett Park Filey Dragon Ring
Filey Dams
Captain Cook Memorial Museum
Peasholm Park
Rotunda Museum
Scarborough Castle
Filey Bird Garden & Animal Park
Playdale Farm
Whitby Pavilion
Filey Evron Centre

Entertainment

A variety of entertainment can be found within a multitude of fantastic venues including the Scarborough Open Air Theatre, The Scarborough Spa Complex, Stephen Joseph Theatre,YMCA, Evron Centre & Whitby Pavilion. And don't miss all the regular live entertainment in the pubs and bars across the Yorkshire Coast.

Shopping

Quaint shops set in cobbled streets, shopping centres, modern pedestrian precincts and antiques shops provide something for everyone.

Eating Out

No holiday at the seaside would be complete without a real fish and chip supper,freshly caught delights of the coast to award winning farm produce, a range of traditional and international cuisine is available.

Recreation & Sport

A selection of golf courses, bowling greens, fishing, sailing, surfing, abseiling, walking, cycling, water parks, diving, motorcycle racing, 4x4 driving and sports centres.

Holiday & Activity Centres

Flamingo Land
Playdale Farm Park
Scarborough Sealife Centre
Alpamare Water Park
Filey Bird Garden & Animal Park
North Bay Railway & Sky Trail
Pannett Park
North Yorkshire Water Park

Conference & Business Facilities

Relaxing, tranquil, inspiring – just some of the reasons cited by delegates and conference organisers for choosing the Yorkshire Coast as the perfect location.

And let’s be honest, who wouldn’t want to do business in this magnificent part of the world?

But don’t be fooled into thinking we’re just about the breath-taking views and sandy blue flag beaches! We also have state of the art venues, high quality accommodation, bespoke business packages, including conferencing, team building and meeting facilities. Here at Discover Yorkshire Coast Conferences we can cater to all your needs and exceed your expectations.

Our purpose at Discover Yorkshire Coast Conferences is to ensure that organising your event is as smooth as possible – whether you’re a delegate attending a conference, an exhibitor appearing at a national exhibition, looking to host an annual conference or organise your own event – we’re here to help!

Get in touch today and let the Yorkshire Coast be your host!

DYC Conferences
Tel: 01723 383636
businesstourism@scarborough.gov.uk
www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com/conferences

Accommodation

Serviced Accomodation, Bed Spaces: 10,449 (Hotels/B&Bs/Guest Houses)

Self Catering Bed Spaces: 15,924

Getting There

Road

From the North take the A1/A19 to the A171 or A170, from the South take the M1/M18 or the A1 to the A64 and from the West take the M62 to Hull then A63/A165 coastal route or the M62 towards Hull and the A614 Howden, A613, B1249, A64 county route.

Rail

The East Coast Mainline inter-city services from London and Edinburgh and the Transpennine rail service from Liverpool and Manchester. Change at York for Scarborough and Filey via Transpennine service. The Esk Valley route to Whitby runs via Middlesborough, whilst the Wolds Coast Line runs from Hull to Filey and Scarborough.

Sea

P&O North Sea Ferries from Rotterdam and Zeebrugge to Hull, only 1 hour away by road.

Air

Leeds/Bradford (70 miles), Teesside (59 miles) and Humberside (56 miles) airports are the closest, while Manchester and Newcastle are only 127 and 100 miles away.