Board and Lodgings

Although the Whitby Folk Week office can deal with most of your queries regarding the Festival, including details of our own temporary campsite, if you require accommodation in Bed & Breakfast, Hotels, Pubs or Self Catering (as rare as 'free lunches') you will need to book in advance; please visit


The Festival sets up temporary campsites each year for festival season ticket holders, artists, dance teams and stewards. they are basic sites situated at Whitby Rugby Club and Airy Hill School, but water, showers and toilet facilities are available.

Campsite Directions

Airy Hill School, Waterstead Lane, Whitby, YO21 1PZ

After passing the community college on your left travelling in to Whitby on the A171 at the traffic lights go straight on down the small lane, after 200 metres turn right and immediate right again into the School where you will be greeted by our campsite team.

Whitby Rugby Club, White Leys Road YO21 3PB

Campsite Directions

Please note: Camping at Airy Hill is now tents only, everyone camping will be informed of which site you will be at prior to arrival at the festival.