The area is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast and walks may be accessed direct from the cottage. Cycle hire and horse riding are also available locally. The quintessential coastal town of Robin Hood’s Bay is just two miles away and is worthy day out exploring cobbled streets, curios or simply relaxing on the sandy beach. Whitby is just three miles away and offers an abundance of sightseeing. Discover the origins of Dracula, or explore the ancient ruins of St Hilda’s Abbey perched high on the cliff. The town offers a wide variety of shops and boat trips are available daily. An excellent base for touring the area.