St John the Baptist's Church, Staintondale. Open daily during daylight hours. Free entry.

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There is no on-site car park, however cars usually park on the grass verges opposite the church. There are no toilets or facilities, and access to the church is via two steps.

Brief Description:

St John's is a traditional village church which was built in the 1920's and is surrounded by a well maintained graveyard.  It lies within the North York Moors National Park.

Further Information


Glenville Cottages, Staintondale, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO13 0EL


Through contact link on facebook page. 


No phone number available.


Opening Hours:

Open daily during daylight hours. Church services every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at 10.30am.


From Whitby via A171 (13.3m). Take Church Street and Spital Bridge to Helredale Road/A171. Turn left onto Helredale Road.A171. Continue on A171 for 10.4 miles. Take Gainforth Wath Road to Rudda Road and follow for 2.1 miles until you reach your destination.


From Scarborough via A165 (7.9m). Head northwest on St Thomas Street toward North Street. Take A165 and A171 to Hodgson Hill and follow for 7.7 miles until you reach your destination.


OS SE988987 


For more travel information go to or call 0871 200 22 33.



There are pubs and bed-and-breakfast accommodation nearby, and also the Ravenscar Tearooms. St Hilda’s is close to the National Trust Visitor Centre. There are also plenty of attractions, restaurants, bars, hotels and bed-and-breakfast accommodation in neighbouring Whitby and Scarborough.

Travel Information

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