Robin Hood’s Bay Beach

Visit Robin Hood’s Bay Beach

Robin Hood’s Bay on the Yorkshire coast is a large bay with sandy areas and extensive rocky areas exposed at low tide.

Pop in to the to the local museum and the National Trust’s visitor centre in the Old Coastguard Station on the beachfront. For a family day out explore the beach and hunt for fossils.

Robin Hoods Bay has a number of good local pubs and restaurants close by.

Walkers can take the Cleveland Way to Whitby about 7 miles north along the cliff top or all the way to Scarborough about 15 miles south.

For horse riders the Farsyde Riding Centre offers horse riding on Robin Hood’s Bay Beach.

The beach is dog friendly all year round.

There is a pay and display car park on Station Road opposite the Victoria Hotel.

This beach is …

  • Great for nature lovers
  • Dog Friendly

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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Places to stay

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Holiday accommodation near this beach

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Getting To Robin Hood’s Bay

Beach Location

Robin Hood’s Bay, North Yorkshire YO22 4SJ


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Robin Hoods Bay Beach

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What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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