Exterior | Glenhowen, Robin Hoods Bay, near Whitby
Living room/dining room | Glenhowen, Robin Hoods Bay, near Whitby
Robin Hoods Bay, near Whitby


  • Sleeps up to 5
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Up to 2 pets allowed
Pets stay free
Coast within 1 mile
Woodburning Stove


out of 5

Nestled in the heart of Robin Hood’s Bay, Glenhowen is a charming, mid 18th-century cottage that embodies the timeless allure of a traditional fisherman’s abode.
Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: With wood burner and Smart TV.
Kitchen: With gas oven, gas hob, cooker, microwave, fridge and washing machine.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With ¾ double bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Second Floor:
Bedroom 3: With ¾ double bed (for one person), and sloping ceiling.
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Fuel for wood burner available locally. Welcome pack. Public car park nearby. No smoking. Please note: The cottage is suitable for no more than 4 adults (plus one child) due to the space available downstairs. There are low beams on the second floor.
Stepping through Glenhowen’s doors, you’ll be transported to a bygone era, surrounded by wooden panelling, beamed ceilings, exposed stone walls and an abundance of character that evokes a sense of history. Spread over three floors, this delightful cottage offers a unique and cosy living experience. The ground floor welcomes you with an open plan living area that seamlessly combines a comfortable living room with a dining table, creating an intimate space, perfect for gathering around the wood-burning stove on chilly evenings, the adjacent kitchen exuding charm.
Ascending to the first floor, you’ll find two enchanting double bedrooms, each with its distinct appeal. One of the bedrooms features a striking feature fireplace that adds to the cottage’s enchanting ambience, while the second bedroom provides the added convenience of a Belfast-style sink. The family bathroom on this floor boasts a shower over the bath, offering a relaxing spot to unwind after a day of exploration along the captivating coastline. Continuing up to the top floor, you’ll discover a small double bed nestled under the rustic, beamed ceiling. From this vantage point, enjoy breathtaking views over the village rooftops, with the clifftops and the endless expanse of the North Sea in the distance.
Robin Hood’s Bay, the charming village that embraces Glenhowen, is a coastal gem steeped in history and natural beauty. Its cobbled streets, winding alleys and picturesque cottages create a postcard-perfect setting that enchants visitors from near and far. The surrounding coastline is a haven for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. The bay itself offers a serene place to relax by the shore, while the dramatic cliffs provide stunning panoramic views and make for invigorating coastal walks. The village is part of the North York Moors National Park, a protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Exploring the park rewards you with heather-clad moorland, ancient woodlands and hidden valleys that hide a myriad of wildlife. In every aspect, Glenhowen and its location offer an unforgettable escape into the past, a peaceful retreat surrounded by the captivating beauty of Robin Hood’s Bay and the remarkable North York Moors National Park.


Coastal Within 1 Mile
Fishing Nearby
Golf nearby
Historical Property
Newly Listed Property
Open Fire or Woodburner
Pets Allowed
Pets Free of Charge
Washing Machine
Welcome Pack
Woodburning Stove


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 2 pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site parking unavailable

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please