"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Robin Hoods Bay Beach

Robin Hood’s Bay Beach is a small rural beach situated on the Yorkshire coast. It is approximately 200 metres in length and enclosed by rugged rocks which become exposed at low tide. Behind the beach is the village of Robin Hood’s Bay, with cottages and houses being packed tightly on the surrounding steep cliffs.

Beach type: Sand and Rock

Nearest town: Whitby

Local authority: North Yorkshire County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ956048

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Things to see and do near Robin Hoods Bay Beach

  • Old Coastguard Station (0m)
  • Smugglers (0m)
  • Robin Hood's Bay (0m)
  • Pesky Husky Trekking Centre (4m)
  • Staintondale Shire Horse Farm Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Whitby Abbey (5m)
  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum (5m)
  • Museum of Victorian Whitby (5m)
  • Studio of John Freeman (5m)
  • Whitby Archives Heritage Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Whitby
Tourist Information Centre
Langborne Road
Yorkshire
England
YO21 1YN

Phone 01723 383637
Email whitbytic@scarborough.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 27 April

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
E
Pressure 1010
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1009
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1008
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:58 BST
(01:58 GMT)
Low Tide
09:13 BST
(08:13 GMT)
High Tide
15:11 BST
(14:11 GMT)
Low Tide
21:40 BST
(20:40 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Tell us what you think about Robin Hoods Bay Beach

A large pictuesque bay with some sandy areas and extensive rock reefs exposed at low tide. Robin Hood's Bay has a dock for small boats and some good local pubs and restaurants surrounding the bay

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