Holiday lets in Robin Hood's Bay, Yorkshire, England
Choose Robin Hood's Bay for a scenic self-catering holiday by the seaside, North Yorkshire's rugged coastline has many gems for those seeking unspoiled fishing villages with their traditions intact. One such village is Robin Hood's Bay. Much of its charm is to be found in the oldest part of the village, with old cottages lining steep, narrow streets. Discover models and memorabilia in the visitor centre at the Old Coastguard Station. Displays tell the story of the bay's smuggling past, and you'll also see wildlife such as crabs and anemones. Learn more about smugglers, shipwrecks and the fishing industry at Robin Hood's Bay Museum.
Facts about Robin Hood's Bay for Cottage Holidays
Take back some souvenirs from the independent shops in the village, some of which offer antiques and arts and crafts made by local artists, including items made from the famous Whitby jet.
Attractions to Discover From Robin Hood's Bay
- Escape the daily grind and walk the trails in Sneaton Forest, followed by refreshments at Falling Foss Tea Garden.
- Whitby is only five miles away, where you can view the ruins of Whitby Abbey, play on the sandy beaches, stroll round the harbour and learn about the explorer, James Cook.
- For a larger seaside resort, Scarborough is 15 miles from Robin Hood's Bay. South Bay is livelier, with amusement arcades, and North Bay is quieter. Take in a traditional seaside show or go boating on the lake at Peasholm Park.
Whatever you opt to do on your cottage break, this is one of North Yorkshire's most picturesque seaside areas and the area is well placed for discovering some of the best of the North Yorkshire coastline.
Featured Self catering country cottages near Robin Hood's Bay, Yorkshire, England:
8 bedroom Large Country House, Derbyshire Dales.
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Impressive 8 bedroom Mansion House with splendid Victorian features offering spacious comfortable accommodation for groups of friends or family, within reach of the Peak District National Park and the fine historical city of York and spa town of Harrogate for days out.
Special features: free internet access, games room.
|from 01 April to 03 April 20 from 14 April to 17 April 20|
2 bedroom Cottage by the Riverbank, North Yorkshire Moors national park.
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Escape for a romantic break or tranquil holiday in this delightful 2 bedroom holiday home, with a riverside garden this is a great place for a fishing break or take it easy holiday in Whitby and is conveniently close to the North York Moors National Park and the North Yorkshire Coast.
Special features: free internet access.
|from 04 April to 16 May 20 from 23 May to 06 June 20|
1 bedroom Cottage, North York Moors and Coast.
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Pretty one bedroom stone-built holiday cottage with a village setting within the North York Moors National Park, ideal for romantic breaks.
|from 10 April to 17 April 20 from 01 May to 08 May 20|
2 bedroom Log Cabin, North England.
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Stylish 2 bedroom modern log cabin with sauna and private hot tub, set on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, sauna.
|from 29 June to 03 July 20 from 06 July to 10 July 20|
4 bedroom Holiday Cottage, close to North York Moors National Park.
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Escape to the North Yorkshire Coast for a relaxing break with a stay in this appealing 4 bedroom dog-friendly cottage, situated within a holiday village just 3 miles from the coastal town of Filey, close to the North York Moors National Park, the facilities on site include a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gym.
Special features: free internet access, pool (), tennis court, sauna.
|from 01 April to 03 April 20 from 17 April to 12 June 20|