Tourist Information in North York Moors
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Robin Hood´s Bay Town Information




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With a maze of tightly-packed houses and the swell of the North Sea in the distance, the village of Robin Hood’s Bay is a picturesque and sometimes dramatic setting for a seaside resort.

The residents once lived solely by fishing and smuggling. The main street was washed away by a great storm in 1780. The impressive sandy bay sweeps several miles to the south, with Ravenscar nestling on the headland.

Robin Hood's Bay Sunrise - Photo © Graham Proud
Robin Hood's Bay Sunrise - Photo: Graham Proud CCL