Many hotels in the area offer half-board plans (with dinner) in addition to bed-and-breakfast rates; it may save you time and money if you take advantage of these. If you don't, or if you're looking for lunch, try Trencher's, New Quay Road (tel. 01947/603212), for terrific fish and chips. Fresh filets of haddock or cod are fried in a crispy batter and served with thick-cut fries. For good food in an even better atmosphere, stop by White Horse and Griffin, Church Street (tel. 01947/604857; While surrounded by the character of the 18th-century structure, you may enjoy pot-roasted pheasant with cider or crispy pork belly with a mustard sauce. Whitby cod is baked under a crust of crab and served on a bed of fresh spinach. The White Horse and Griffin also rents out 10 comfortable bedrooms, each with a private bathroom and TV, costing £65 a night in a double, including breakfast.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.