Named after the historic seaport town of Whitby in Yorkshire, England - Ontario's Whitby was founded in the mid-19th century and has grown to become a suburban area of Toronto. While choosing a home rental in Whitby gives you a good base for visiting Toronto and the surrounding countryside, the town also has historic, cultural, family-friendly and rural attractions of its own. Your home rental may be a comfortable bungalow in the centre of Whitby itself or a charming cottage in the nearby countryside.
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You will have a large selection of vacation rentals to compare and choose from if you are looking for a rental offering a pool in Whitby. Additionally, more hotel rooms have a pool than motel. Most of the hotel rooms with pools in Whitby accommodate 3 guests and have an average cost of $176 a night. Among these vacation rentals, 100 of them are within 2 kilometres of water.
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Explore the History and Attractions of Whitby with a Bungalow Rental
Whitby Art and Culture
At the heart of Whitby's cultural life is Station Gallery. Its permanent collection includes paintings, prints, lithographs and sculptures.
It also hosts special exhibitions and live events.
Discover more art and artifacts at Lynde House Museum, housed in an elegant historic mansion. This was one of the first homes to be built in Whitby and your visit takes you on a tour of aristocratic life in the 1800s.
Family Fun in Whitby
When the sun is shining and it's hot outside, let the kids discover the Whitby Splashpads.
The town has 15 to find. Try out the one in Heydenshore Park where there is also a waterfront and playground.
At Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park your kids can get up close to the animals and maybe feed baby lions, lemurs or tigers. Visit after dark for a night safari.
What to See in Whitby
Camp X Park
During the Second World War, Whitby had a mysterious secret. It was home to Camp X, where secret agents were trained. Not much remains of the camp (now part of Intrepid Park) but you can take walking tours of this atmospheric site and find out how spies were taught.
Port Whitby Marina
Stroll from your Whitby bungalow to Port Whitby Marina and admire the yachts moored there. Walk the Waterfront Trail, stop for a coffee or ice cream or take part in watersports such as sailing, paddle-boarding and kayaking. If you've packed a picnic in your bungalow you could enjoy it in Kiwanis Heydenshore Park.
Heber Down Conservation Area
The Heber Down Conservation Area is a short drive from your Whitby Bungalow. Made up of the Heber Down Wetland Complex and the Glacial Lake Iroquois Beach, this is the perfect place for hiking and cycling.
The Downtown Brooklyn Heritage District
From your home rental bungalow, it's easy to explore the magnificent architecture of the Downtown Brooklyn Heritage District. As well as picturesque buildings, there are plenty of independent shops and places to eat.
Peterborough Lift Lock
Take a drive out from your home rental to the Peterborough Lift Lock. It's a marvel of early 20th-century technology and was the highest hydraulic lift lock in the world. Find out how it's operated (by gravity) in the visitor centre before enjoying a leisurely riverboat ride.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical price of a vacation home Whitby?
The nightly price for accommodation Whitby starts at $30.
What are the most popular vacation home amenities Whitby?
When looking to book a vacation home Whitby, the most requested amenities include internet, TVs, and pools.
How many Hotel rooms and House rentals can I find Whitby?
Whitby has 90 Hotel rooms and House rentals available to book.
Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals Whitby?
If you're travelling with a dog, over 10% of vacation rentals Whitby are pet-friendly.
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