Storm Cottage

Robin Hood's Bay, Yorkshire Coast

  • 3 Star
  • Comfortable fishermans cottage with a patio overlooking the sea

You can book this property from:

  • £440 per week
  • £63 per night
  • 3 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels not provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Family friendly


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Parking permit provided

How far to...?

  • Beach 0.3 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • Sea or coastal views

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bedroom

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement 

Property Name: Storm Cottage 

Description: House 



The nearest bus stop is: Bank Top, Robin Hood,s Bay, 0.25 mile 

The nearest train station is: Whitby 

The nearest food shop is: 200yds 

The nearest pub/restaurant is: 300yds 

The nearest petrol is: Whitby 

Mobility equipment hire is: Cottage is unsuitable for disabled people 


Arrival and car parking 

Type of parking available: Car park 

For what sized cars? Average 

Good space to unload once parked? Yes 

Number of spaces available: One 

The parking surface is: Tarmac 

Distance to the property from the parking:  

Is parking level? Yes 

Distance to nearest parking area: 500yds 

Is it pay and display? Free ? as owner provides parking sticker for Bay top/Station 

The width of the path to the property is: Varying 

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: Several (one in three hill). The streets are paved or cobbled with steps at the end of each street. 


Main entrance 

How many entrances are there to the property? Two 

How many steps are there to the entrance: Two steps from street to patio 


Living and dining rooms 

The flooring is: Carpet 

Is there good space between the furniture: Cosy 

Is it movable or fixed: Movable 



The flooring is: Carpet 

The freezer height is: With fridge 

Is crockery stored high or low? Both 

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: No 


Bedrooms and landings 

How many floors does the property have: Three 

The number of steps between floors is: Spiral staircase 

The flooring is: Carpet 

Bed sizes are: twin beds 2, 6 

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable 


Bathrooms and cloakrooms 

Is there an accessible or adapted WC?: No 

Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower?: No 

Is there a ground floor WC?: Yes 

Is there a ground floor bath or showroom?: No 

Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up?: No 

The flooring is: Carpet 


Outdoor facilities 

External areas are: Firm and level 

There is outside lighting: 

There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps) 

There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired 

There are no barriers to entry into any part of the garden 

There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas 



Is there a land line for guests to use? No 

Mobile reception details: Not good 

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)?: Yes 

Are electrical sockets generally set low or height: Both 

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests?: No 

Any other information: The cottage is along way from the road along streets with steps/cobbles etc and the cottage is on three floors with a spiral staircase. It is totally unsuitable for anyone with mobility problems or who uses a wheeled walker or wheelchair. Storm is not disabled friendly. The owner organises holidays for disabled people and accompanies/leads disabled groups as a nurse group leader ? Robin Hood Bay would not be suitable. 




This cosy old fisherman's cottage is situated in the heart of the old village of Robin Hood's Bay. It is comfortably furnished and has a particularly attractive feature - a small patio with decking overlooking the sea, suitable for sunbathing and alfresco meals. This is where the 'Coast' programme was filmed from and is just a few minutes' walk from the beach.

Bedroom 1:
Double bed, wardrobe over chest of drawers, bedroom chair, washbasin, en-suite toilet.

Lounge/Dining Room:
Comfortable seating, TV, DVD, radio/CD stereo, feature fireplace, dining table and chairs, bookcase.
Kitchen: Fridge, electric oven with hob, grill and microwave.

Bedroom 2:
Twin beds, bedside tables with drawers, fitted wardrobe, recliner chair, bookcase, toy chest.
Shower room: shower, wash basin, toilet.

Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: For the summer there is a permit for Bank Top and Station car park (not required in winter).
Garden: Patio with table and chairs, buckets, spades and fishing nets etc, sea views. Shed for boots etc.
Heating: Night storage heaters.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Mobile phone signal is weak. No smoking at this property. Please bring your own towels. Cot available upon request. Not suitable for people with mobility problems.


Area Information

Robin Hoods Bay 
One of the jewels in the crown of the North East coastline is the small fishing village of Robin Hoods Bay. Located five miles south of Whitby and 15 miles north of Scarborough, it is the perfect place for a self-catering holiday. Steeped in history this quaint village with its winding cobbled streets, dotted with cafes, pubs and shops it is well catered for visitors. It boasts a stunning beach at the foot of the bay which provides a paradise for family fun. Children will be entertained with plenty of rock pools to splash in and fossils to hunt, while adults can take in the breathtaking views of the cliffs which tell the enchanting history of the place.