Things To Do

When you stay with us at Hotel Catania, you can easily reach nearby areas such as Whitby, Filey, Bridlington and Pickering.

While we offer ample free parking, local transport is also available, with Scarborough Railway Station within walking distance and a regular bus service. 

 If you’re looking for ways to keep yourself or the children entertained, there are so many options within easy travelling distance… 


Action and adventure

 If you’re hoping for a holiday packed full of action and adventure, Scarborough is the place to be!  You can ride the waves and go surfing at one of the two beautiful beaches or tackle some amazing cycling and walking routes on drier land.

No matter what you choose to do, you’re certain to enjoy Scarborough’s magnificent coastline.


History and culture

Scarborough has a thriving arts and culture scene, with a range of landmarks, theatres and museums which tell magnificent stories. Discover some beautiful artwork at a local gallery or step back in time by exploring one of Scarborough’s Mesolithic sites. Whether you choose to enjoy an evening show or spend an afternoon wandering around a museum, you’ll never be bored here.


Food and drink  

With so much to do in Scarborough, you’re bound to get hungry. From a tray of crisp fish and chips to award-winning ice cream on the seafront, you’re certain to find something to tickle your tastebuds here. 

Thanks to Scarborough’s thriving harbour, there are plenty of seafood restaurants serving up delicious dishes too, from shellfish to crab and lobster.  Just ask for some great recommendations!



Whether you want to treat yourself or bring back gifts for your friends, you’ll find a great choice of market stalls, department stores and quirky boutiques in Scarborough. Make sure you explore all the secret streets that line the main shopping parade as well to find some hidden gems! 

If total relaxation is what you’re looking for, Scarborough doesn’t disappoint. There are plenty of salons, spas and pool facilities to help you unwind.


Other things to do 

There are always traditional seaside amusements, such as the harbour and the beautiful sandy beaches with rock pools waiting to be explored, or you can spend hours relaxing with a book or playing in the sand on a warm day. 

Let the Yorkshire countryside cast its spell on you – it could be breathtaking views from magnificent cliffs or strolls along wide sweeping beaches, the warm welcome from the locals is only matched by the area’s beauty and heritage. 

There’s so much to do that the only thing you’ll have to worry about is fitting it all in. So don’t miss out – book your stay at Hotel Catania today.


Attractions within Walking Distance