The Yorkshire coastline offers superb opportunities for holidays any time of year, and Bridlington is ideally located for exploring the surrounding area. You’ll discover a range of activities in Bridlington to suit visitors of any age, including the wide expanses of sandy beach, historic promenades and a working harbour, which is the largest port in Europe for shellfish landing.
Bridlington offers everything needed for traditional family seaside holidays, with its own funfair and amusement arcades, donkey rides on the beach and plenty of areas in the Old Town which are well worth exploring. But there’s much more than this to the town. Bridlington hosts a variety of cultural events and festivals throughout the year and is also home to vast colonies of seabirds at the RSPB Bempton reserve. Local entertainments are provided throughout the year at the Bridlington Spa, and visitors are sure to appreciate all the amenities offered at the East Riding Leisure complex. In fact, Bridlington has become such a popular UK holiday destination it was voted as the fifth most popular emerging holiday destination in the UK by a global hotel research website.
Bridlington is a traditional Victorian seaside resort and is home to the prestigious Royal Yorkshire Yacht Club which was initially established under the patronage of Queen Victoria in 1847. The club’s annual regatta in August is a spectacular week-long event that is well worth viewing.
Some of the other popular holiday towns and villages in the region include Whitby, Scarborough and Filey. The North Yorkshire Moors are within easy driving distance of Bridlington and are great for a day out, visiting some of the villages which tend to be off the main tourist track. And you’re sure to discover a hearty Yorkshire welcome in the many local pubs and restaurants throughout the region.
Bridlington really does have it all for holidaymakers, whether considering a short break or a longer stay. Our relaxing holiday cottages are situated just two miles outside of Bridlington and provide a comfortable base for exploring the town and the local countryside. All our holiday cottages in Bridlington are equipped with every essential, and our holiday park is a peaceful and calm retreat where you’ll feel at home from the moment of arrival. Contact us for more information.