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Destination guide

Travel the roads of history from Robin Hood's Bay cottages

The quaint fishing village of Robin Hood's Bay is one of the best places for dog-friendly cottages in Whitby. This picturesque location is nestled on the bay near North York Moors National Park, giving you endless opportunities for fun and adventure with your dog. You can spend your time searching for fossils and shipwrecks in Saltwick Bay, wandering the wilderness trails of the North Yorkshire and Cleveland Heritage Coast or exploring the grounds of the National Trust Old Coastguard Station with your dog, ensuring that you both have a fantastic time.

Things to do

Activities near Robin Hood’s Bay holiday cottages

Settle into your holiday rental and then visit some of the great local activities like the National Trust – The Old Coastguard Station, where you can view a museum focused on all aspects of seaside life. Saltwick Bay is a great place to explore alum quarries and shipwrecks, and you may even find a fossil. You can go hiking at North Yorkshire and Cleveland Heritage Coast, or see the historic Old St. Stephen’s Church, Fylingdales, which is on the National Heritage List for England. Options for sightseeing near Robin Hood’s Bay holiday cottages are bountiful.


Activities and attractions in Robin Hood's Bay

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Robin Hood's Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whitby Pavilion (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Whitby Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Sea Life and Marine Sanctuary (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Scarborough North Cliff Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Alpamare (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • North Bay Railway (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Robin Hood’s Bay holiday homes

There are tons of outdoor activities just a stone’s throw from Robin Hood’s Bay holiday cottages. You can take the Captain Cook Experience and board an authentic replica of the HMS Endeavour and sail the high seas just like in the 18th century. Visit coastal villages like Scarborough or Bridlington, where you can walk the seashore and enjoy great seaside views. Take a walk through the North York Moors and see unspoiled nature in a pristine national park.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Robin Hood's Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Robin Hood's Bay is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Pannett Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Whitby Beach (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • North Bay Beach (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Peasholm Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • North Riding Forest Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)

Beach areas near Robin Hood’s Bay holiday homes

One of the most serene and romantic excursions you can take from your Robin Hood’s Bay holiday cottages is a walk along the beach. The nearest, and among the most popular, is Robin Hood’s Bay Beach, but other local places to take a quiet walk and enjoy the ocean breeze include Boggle Hole, Whitby Beach, and nearby Saltwick Bay Beach, all of which are sandy beaches with stunning seaside views, brilliant sunrises, and soft sand.

How to get around

Transport to Robin Hood’s Bay holiday homes

Transport options to get to and from your Robin Hood’s Bay holiday homes are plentiful. Among the most popular options and a great way to see the countryside is a steam train from York. Hiking and biking are also wonderful ways to see the countryside. Of course, it’s always possible to secure a car hire for the freedom to make your way as you please.

Food & drink

Regional cuisine in Robin Hood’s Bay

After you get settled in your holiday lettings, you’ll want to enjoy some of the best local cuisine northeast England’s pubs and restaurants have to offer. Chicken Parmo, made of breadcrumb-covered chicken covered in white sauce and topped with cheese, is a dish that must be experienced, and for classic, traditional English fare, try Panackelty, a casserole of corned beef and root vegetables. Pease pudding is an interesting dish made from split yellow peas soaked in stock and roasted for 40 minutes and then served with bacon or ham.

Can I find a vacation rental around Robin Hood's Bay?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 840 vacation rentals near Robin Hood's Bay. From 445 cottages to 447 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Robin Hood's Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.