• About Sharrowhead Cottage

    Tucked away at the end of one of the quaint alleys in the picturesque seaside village of Robin Hood’s Bay, this enchanting, beamed fisherman’s cottage is perfect for year round breaks and is just a 1-minute walk away from the beach. Boasting a comfortable contemporary interior, it sits within 50 yards of pubs, cafés and shops and just 5 miles from popular Whitby, a fascinating harbour town associated with Captain Cook, tall ships and the Dracula legend. Travel to Pickering by steam train and the beautiful moorlands from Whitby – or York is an hour’s drive. Riding and cycle hire locally.
    Lower ground floor: Dining area/kitchen. Open-sided stairs to ground floor: Living room. Steep, narrow spiral stairs to first floor: 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Very steep stairs to second floor: 1 twin bedroom.
    Gas coal effect fire inc. Gas CH, elec, bed linen and Wi-Fi inc. DVD. CD. iPod dock. M/wave. Laundry room with w/machine and t/dryer. Steep bank to car park, 500 yards (at cost). No smoking.

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      2 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

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      Yes 1 pet(s) allowed

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    Three Storey features
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Horse riding nearby
      Horse riding nearby
    • WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Bed lin included
      Bed lin included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Home from home
      Home from home
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    7.3 out of 10 – based on 11 reviews

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    out of 10

    We have stayed in several cottages in Robin Hoods Bay and this is definitely the worst. The fire did not work at all, the heating kept switching itself off and it was very tired throughout. When the central heating did actually work, the radiators in the bedrooms did not get very hot. The 3 out of 10 given for the good location, WiFi and Netflix on the TV. The caretaker Mike was great and came to sort out the bathroom light, which wasn’t working. He couldn’t get the fire to work at all. We will never stay here again. There are so many cottages in RHB which are so much nicer.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-11-03



    out of 10

    Just too small and very expensive for what is was

    Confirmed guest, 2018-08-25



    out of 10

    Not very impressed with this Cottage. It’s a very tiny fisherman’s Cottage. It’s was bearable for the 2 day stay but I would not stay here again

    Confirmed guest, 2018-06-04



    out of 10

    A wonderful property for a weekend break, quaint, super clean and a well equiped kitchen. Highly recommended, would definitely stay again!

    Confirmed guest, 2018-04-30



    out of 10

    Brilliant location, kitchen equipment could have been better, no coffee pot, serving bowls etc, enough living room chairs for 4, radiators didn’t work well in bedrooms so v cold upstairs. Very quaint, boys loved it.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-04-13



    out of 10

    We had a truly wonderful stay (Monday - Friday) at Sharrowhead Cottage. Our boys (Noah age 8, and Jack age 5) absolutely loved being ‘Kings of the Castle’ in the attic bedroom! Honestly can not fault or pick at anything; it was just perfect from the second we arrived! Thank you!

    Confirmed guest, 2018-04-06



    out of 10

    I've already shared a review so not sure why I am being asked again?

    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-25



    out of 10

    We knew exactly what to expect when we booked this property. It is a period property, and you get character in spades! Yes it's small, yes it's quirky, yes it's brilliant. Great proximity to the beach, pubs and walks. Quite a few marks and wear and tear, where it looked like previous occupants had tried to lug solid suitcases up the stairs, and had bashed the walls. Also quite a few cobwebs the cleaners had missed. We wouldn't have changed anything for the world, and had a great time. What you see is what you get. If you need space, don't book here. If you want to stay in an authentic former fishermans house, and will love the experience, it's absolutely amazing.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-16



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    Confirmed guest, 2018-11-11



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    Confirmed guest, 2018-07-28



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    Confirmed guest, 2018-02-09



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