No. 2 Railway Cottages

Sleeps 4 in a peaceful village, just outside Whitby, North Yorkshire
Call Joan on 01947 603801 to Book

The Local Area

Ruswarp Village is situated on the banks of the River Esk approximately 1.5 miles from Whitby.  Village amenities include:

  • excellent butcher
  • small general store
  • the Bridge Inn is the local pub and provides meals daily
  • fishing & boating are available on the river
  • riverside cafe
  • children's indoor play facility
  • miniature railway

Transport links include:

  • regular bus service into Whitby with links to surrounding villages, Scarborough, Middlesbrough and inland as far as Leeds
  • British Rail train service to Whitby & up the Esk Valley to Middlesbrough
  • the North York Moors steam railway passes the cottage and can be boarded from Whitby or Grosmont
  • a local footpath along the river & railway line provides easy access to Whitby

The area is a haven for nature and wildlife with both coast and moors on the doorstep.  Lucky wildlife spotters can see otters, badgers, herons, kingfishers, also swans and ducks regularly raising young on the river each year.

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The Railway Cottage Wonderfully Sunny and Mature Garden The Railway Bridge

2018 Events:

  • 12-14 October - NYM Railway War Weekend
  • 26-28 October - Whitby Goth Weekend

October Events:

  • 6-7 October - Whitby Vintage Seaside Fair
  • 7 October - NYM Railway Classic Vehicle Display
  • 12-14 October - NYM Railway War Weekend
  • 13 October - Whitby Blues Festival
  • 19-21 October - Musicport 2018
  • 25-31 October - Whitby Abbey Illuminated
  • 26-28 October - Whitby Goth Weekend
  • 27 October - NYM Railway Halloween Train
  • 27 Oct-4 Nov - Spooky Half Term @ Whitby Abbey

November/December Events:

  • 3-4 November - Giant Craft Fair
  • 16-18 November -Whitby Christmas Festival
  • 1-23 December - NYM Railway Santa Specials
  • 2 December-5 January - Christmas Tree Exhibition at Whitby Abbey
  • 7-9 December - Victorian Weekend at Robin Hood's Bay
  • 26 December - Boxing Day Dip