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Robin Hood’s Bay Holiday Cottages, 12 of the Best Holiday Cottages in Robin Hood’s Bay

Robin Hood’s Bay is the perfect place to enjoy a seaside break. Here are the best holiday cottages in Robin Hood’s Bay for you to choose from.

Today Robin Hood’s Bay is a lovely holiday village below the North York Moors National Park where visitors can enjoy the interesting coastline, walk, breathe in the fresh sea air and explore the National Park.

Sunset at Robin Hood's Bay Beach

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The narrow streets are evidence of their age and they existed in the late 18th Century when there was much more activity than there is today. Smugglers knew their way around, using hidden alleys and secret tunnels to ferry their contraband. Children will love the beach and they may actually find some fossils while the Museum will tell you more about this lovely village.

12 of the best holiday cottages in Robin Hood’s Bay

If you are starting to think that this little village is a great place for a quiet holiday, here are some Robin Hood’s Bay holiday cottages to consider. There are properties that are suitable for couples, families and groups of friends. Listed in no particular order.

Brincliffe holiday cottage in Robin Hood's Bay

Brincliffe Cottage 

Parking available | Pets are not allowed

Brincliffe Cottage is a pretty semi-detached cottage in Robin Hood’s Bay. It features two bedrooms, a king-size double with en-suite, and a family room, it sleeps five people comfortably. There is also a ground floor shower room, a first-floor cloakroom, a kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with an electric fire. Outside, public parking is available in the main village car park. Brincliffe Cottage, with its close proximity to the sea, is a wonderful base for a family holiday. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the property.

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Robin Hood's Bay Delft Cottage

Delft Cottage

No parking | One well behaved dog allowed

Delft Cottage is a cosy, terraced holiday cottage in Robin Hood’s Bay. Set over three floors, the cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one-second floor twin, as well as a family shower room. The cottage also has an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Parking is available in a nearby public car park. With many places of interest nearby, including walking routes, seaside villages and towns make Delft Cottage an ideal holiday home. Note: One well-behaved dog is welcome.

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Sterling House holiday cottage in Robin Hood's Bay

Sterling House

No parking | Pets are not allowed

Set over the first and second floors of a semi-detached Victorian villa, this holiday accommodation is situated in an enviable position at the top of Robin Hood’s Bay. With light and airy living areas that have been sympathetically renovated, the property retains traditional period features such as beautiful marble and cast iron fireplaces, high ceilings and stained glass windows. With four bedrooms, two double and two twins, as well as a large kitchen with a dining area and cosy living room, the property is well suited to groups of both family and friends. Outside, the property boasts a well-established, south-facing garden. 

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Robin Hood's Bay holiday cottages

Heather Croft

Parking available | Pets are not allowed

Heather Croft is a lovely detached red brick cottage that overlooks the coastal resort of Robin Hood’s Bay, six miles from Whitby in the North York Moors National Park. This cottage sleeps five people and has three bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin bedroom, both on the first floor and a ground floor single, as well as a first-floor family shower room and a ground floor family bathroom. The cottage also has a well-equipped kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with a balcony. Outside, this cottage has off-road drive-in parking to the front of the cottage for two cars, with additional secure off-road parking available opposite the cottage and a balcony area set in an enclosed garden with sea views and garden furniture. Heather Croft is a fabulous family holiday cottage close to many areas of interest.

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Ewden Cottage in Robin Hood's Bay

Ewden Cottage

Parking available | Pets are allowed on request, charges may be applicable

Ewden is a 4 bedroomed cottage with its own small garden. It is just a minute from the sea and is fully equipped for self-catering with a capacity of 7. The patio is a great place to relax. Wi-Fi and free parking are included.

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Glen-Lyn holiday cottage in Robin Hood's Bay


Parking available | Pets are not allowed

Glen-Lyn has just undergone a full refurbishment, Offering guests, contemporary, luxury, accommodation. It has all modern amenities, its own section of their large garden. On-site car parking for 2 cars, General Stores and post office opposite, the bus stop outside the front gate. This property is a 6-minute walk from the beach. Located 5 miles from Whitby, Glen-Lyn offers accommodation in Robin Hood’s Bay. The property is 11.8 miles from Scarborough and free private parking is offered. Free WiFi is provided.

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Apple Farm Holiday Cottages in Robin Hood's Bay

Apple Farm Cottages

Parking available | Pets allowed

These picturesque Robin Hood’s Bay holiday cottages come with magnificent views and are available all year round for short breaks or full weeks. They have a three-bedroom cottage & a one-bedroom barn conversion available to rent separately or together. Both of the holiday cottages in Robin Hood’s Bay are located just a short ten-minute walk away from the centre. This dog-friendly cottage is perfect for that family breaks to the coast. An original 17th-century farmhouse cottage with honeyed sandstone walls, Apple Farm Cottage is in an idyllic location that overlooks the lovely Robin Hoods Bay. The cottage has been refurbished to a very high standard. The cottage sleeps six and has a broadband connection for WiFi. Feather’s Nest Cottage Meanwhile, Feather’s Nest Cottage is built for two people, making it the ultimate romantic retreat. Originally the Cowshed, Feather’s Nest Cottage was converted in 2014 to a luxury one bedroom barn decorated and fitted out to the same high standards as Apple Farm Cottage. It is located on the edge of Apple Farm Cottage’s garden and comes with its own private garden looking out towards the sea.

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Burnside holiday cottage


Parking available | Pets not allowed

Burnside is a wonderful Edwardian semi-detached property in the lovely village of Fylingthorpe. Situated over three floors, the cottage is of a very high standard and retains some delightful original features, such as cast iron fireplaces and a freestanding bath. The cottage also has two cosy sitting rooms and a well-equipped kitchen and dining area. The cottage sleeps six and has three bedrooms – one double bedroom and two twin bedrooms. The wonderful rear garden is perfect for dining and relaxing after a busy day exploring the area. The village of Fylingthorpe has a village shop, butchers and a local inn serving food, and just a 10 minute walk away is the wonderful village of Robin Hood’s Bay which has many amenities that will suit all tastes. Walking, cycling and horseriding can also be enjoyed in the area. Burnside is ideal for families or groups of friends wanting to explore the North York Moors.

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Robin Hood's Bay Coastguard's Cottage with a View

Robin Hood’s Bay Coastguard’s Cottage with a View

Parking available | Beachfront location | Pets are not allowed

This is a stunning, newly-renovated coastguard’s cottage with exceptional uninterrupted sea views. Less than 5 minutes walk downhill to the beach. The property has a beautiful long garden overlooking the sea. It is situated in a tranquil location overlooking the bay and town below. A full renovation was undertaken in 2020 to a high specification. The property has two wood-burning stoves. central heating throughout, three bathrooms and space for 3 parked cars.

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The Manor of the Bay

The Manor of the Bay

Parking available | Hot tub | Pets are allowed 

This property is just a 6-minute walk from the beach. Situated in Robin Hood’s Bay in the North Yorkshire region, The Manor of the Bay features a patio and sea views. Set 200 yards from Robin Hood’s Bay, the property offers a garden and free private parking. This holiday home comes with 7 bedrooms, a kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, a flat-screen TV, a seating area and 7 bathrooms equipped with a hot tub. Towels and bed linen are featured. The holiday home even offers a hot tub to relax in.

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The Captains Residence in Robin Hood's Bay

The Captains Residence at Rounton Villa

Parking available | Pets allowed

The Captains Residence at Rounton Villa: The Captains Residence occupies the first and second floors, but features its own private entrance on the ground floor and sleeps up to 8 guests. The first-floor open plan dining, lounge and kitchen has jaw-dropping views across the bay is a glorious social space oozing with old school glamour in a thoroughly modern way. Each of the 4 bedrooms (2 x Kingsize, 1 x Double and 1 x Twin), are dressed to thrill, with very comfortable winged velvet beds that you just won’t want to get out of, beautiful bespoke and antique furniture, designer lighting and luxurious linens. There are also 2 bathrooms (one with a large walk-in shower, the other with a freestanding feature bath). There are also 2 separate WC rooms, so plenty of facilities for all. The Captains Residence has 2 off-street parking spaces.

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Oakfield holiday cottage in Robin Hood's Bay

Oakfield Cottage

Parking available | Pets are not allowed

This cottage packs lots of character and charm. Offering free WiFi and sea views, Oakfield Cottage provides accommodation situated in Robin Hood’s Bay, just 50 yards from Robin Hood’s Bay. This holiday home has 2 bedrooms, a TV, and a kitchen. Please note: Access to the property is via a steep bank. Robin Hood’s Bay is an enchanting place, huddled at the edge of the sea there are winding cobbled footpaths connecting rows of quirky cottages.

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