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Best Self-Catering Holiday Accommodation in Robin Hood's Bay

Best Self-Catering Holiday Accommodation in Robin Hood's Bay

  • Esgrid Sikahall

Robin Hood's Bay is a persistently popular holiday destination. And it's easy to see why! You'll find its ancient alleyways, rugged beach and shops, cafes and galleries irrestistable. Robin Hood's Bay is a great location for a short break or a longer holiday. Once the home of smugglers and seafarers, visiting Robin Hood's Bay feels like stepping back in time. Perhaps you love bracing walks along wind-swept cliff tops. Or maybe you'd prefer to sit in a cosy pub enjoying a local beer. Whatever your reason for visiting, Robin Hood's Bay has something for everyone. including some fantastic self-catering accommodation.

Below we've list a number of fantastic holiday lets. This is not an exhaustive list, but is a great starting point. Robin Hood's Bay is home to properties of all shapes and sizes. Whether you're a single traveller, a couple, a family or a larger group you'll find accommodation to suit your needs.


A large Victorian house with 3 floors, it has space for up to 10 people spread accross 5 bedrooms. It has 2 lounges, one dining room with an AGA and a modern kitchen. The sea views on the upper floors are available to all rooms and the upper lounge allows views across the Bay and the Moors.

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You can find Lynnfield on Station Road. Located in the upper village of Robin Hood's Bay, it is close to the Bay's beach and restaurants. Alternatively, if you want to further afield, it is close to the Cleveland Way and the Cinder Track.

Little John House

Little John House's location is very close to the beach. Step outside your door and be immediately immersed in Bay's lively dynamics.

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Loading and unloading is made easy given the location and it also allows you to pop back if you forgot your sun cream!

Gilroyd House

Gilroyd House is located just above New Road. It is a beautiful and spacious stone built Georgian house, right in the middle of Robin Hood's Bay. Beachcombing, cliffside walks are at your fingertips, or simply relax and enjoy the place.

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The cottage accommodates up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms with ample room, 3 bathrooms and separate living and dining areas. Set over 3 floors, it also has a fully equipped galley kitchen.

Greenfield House

Greenfield House is situated in the peaceful setting of Plane Tree Street in the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay. It is a short walk down to the dock area and the beach.

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It boasts fantastic sea views towards Ravenscar from the upper floors and benefits from having a private garden to the side of the property which is the perfect place to unwind after a busy day of exploring.

Joyce Cottage

In the heart of the old village of Robin Hood's Bay, this charming 16th Century cottage is only a minute's walk from the beach.

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Joyce Cottage comfortably sleeps 6 people in 3 lovely bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room and sea views from the upper floors.


Darncliff is situated on Littlewood Terrace on the Fisherhead side of Robin Hood’s Bay.

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This stunning cottage accommodates up to 5 people over 4 floors and is minutes' walk from the dock and the beach.

Fishermans Cottage

Fishermans Cottage is situated in the dock area in the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay. The slipway and the beach lie just seconds away from the front door.

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Once an old Tavern in Robin Hood's Bay, this cosy grade II, 17th Century cottage will sleep a maximum of 5 people in 2 bedrooms set over 4 floors.

Rothwell Cottage

This beautiful old fisherman’s cottage is situated in the heart of the old village of Robin Hood’s Bay, just moments from the beach. The cottage is full of character. It is furnished to a high standard and retains some lovely original features.

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A combi boiler provides central heating and instant hot water. Unusualy for cottages of this size, the main bedroom is en suite. There is outside seating to the rear of the property and long distance sea and coastal views from the top floor.

Orchard Cottage

Orchard Cottage is situated on blomswell in the lower village of Robin Hood's Bay and is moments from the dock area and the beach.

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Set over 3 floors, Orchard Cottage boasts fantastic views across the rooftops and out to sea from the upper floors. After a recent refurbishment, Orchard Cottage now benefits from a spacious dining room, cosy lounge and separate kitchen.

Bert's Cottage

Bert’s Cottage is situated above New Road in the Lower Village of Robin Hood’s Bay. The Dock & the beach are a minute's walk away from the cottage providing a great location to enjoy everything that Robin Hood’s Bay has to offer.

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Bert's is a Grade II listed cottage with many period features to enjoy such as the original fireplace, sash windows and beams and will accommodate a maximum of 4 people in 2 bedrooms.


Brigholme is located on Brig Garth, one street above the main road that runs through the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay. Its central location means that the dock area, slipway and beach are a minutes’ walk away. Brigholme sleeps a maximum of 4 people in 2 double bedrooms.

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The living room and first floor bedroom enjoy views out over Chapel Street from the elevated position above New Road whilst the top floor bedroom enjoys views out towards the Fisherhead side of the village.

Coach House Cottage

Coach House Cottage is an old and charming fisherman’s cottage in the heart of Robin Hood’s Bay. Situated just above New Road, Coach House Cottage is ideally located to enjoy village life in the Bay. Just moments away from the sea means that at high tide you can even hear the waves crashing at night.

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This comfortable and spacious cottage can accommodate 4 people (6 people by request) and benefits from having an open fire in the lounge and a multi fuel stove in the kitchen making for a warm retreat after a busy day exploring.


Graystones is a charming, character-filled cottage tucked away on Silver Street in a myriad of streets behind the Laurel Inn. This nice, quiet location in the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay provides the perfect peaceful setting for a great holiday.

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The cottage accommodates a maximum of 4 people and is spread over 4 floors. The top twin bedroom provides excellent views out over the village rooftops.

Osbourne Cottage

Osbourne Cottage is located on Shell Hill on the Fisherhead side of lower Robin Hood’s Bay. This beautifully decorated 3-storey cottage sleeps up to 4 people and is only a minutes’ walk from the dock and the beach.

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Stunning views can be enjoyed from the dormer windows in the top floor bedroom out to sea and across the village rooftops. The cottage benefits from having a large centrally heated utility room across the path to store belongings giving you more space to enjoy the cottage and relax.

Roma Cottage

Roma Cottage is situated on Brig Garth in the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay. Just minutes’ from the Dock area and the beach, Roma Cottage is perfectly located.

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This Grade II listed Fisherman’s cottage will sleep a maximum of 4 people in 1 double bedroom with an En-Suite and a twin single bunk bedroom. Free unlimited Wi-Fi is provided as well as a Fisherhead parking permit.

Yarra House

Yarra House is situated on Bloomswell in the lower village of Robin Hood's Bay. Spread over 3 floors, this light and airy cottage boasts superb views over the village rooftops and out to the Ravenscar headland.

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This former fisherman's cottage is only minutes' walk from the beach and its quiet location means that this is a great place to spend your time in Robin Hood's Bay. Yarra House benefits from having two benches on lower Bloomswell that provide a great outdoor seating area.

White Rose Cottage

White Rose Cottage is situated above New Road right in the heart of the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay. This beautiful, grade II listed cottage is the ideal place to get away from it all where you can relax and experience all that Robin Hood’s Bay has to offer.

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White Rose Cottage is set over 2 floors and accommodates a maximum of 2 people in 1 bedroom. It has an open plan living room, roof terrace and a mixture of traditional charm and modern facilities that makes for a very cosy home from home.

The Captain's Store

The Captain’s Store is situated in the lower village of Robin Hood’s Bay close to nearby shops, restaurants, pubs and only minutes' walk from the beach.

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The Captain’s Store is a well presented 2 storey, cosy cottage that comfortably sleeps 2 people located in a private courtyard just off the main road in the Bay and is the perfect bolt hole for 2 people to enjoy.

Stay in Robin Hood's Bay

With it's picturesque charm, fantastic beach and great choice of pubs, cafes and restaurants, Robin Hood's Bay always delights.

We hope you're inspired to explore some of Robin Hood's Bay's fantastic accommodation options. Make sure you visit our friends, Baytown Holiday Cottages.

For more information about Robin Hood's Bay, visit our Explore Robin Hood's Bay page. It's full of information to help you prepare for and make the most of your visit to Robin Hood's Bay.

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