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Just a 40min drive from Robin Hood Caravan Park are the seaside resorts of Scarborough, Whitby & Filey. With sandy blue flag beaches and spectacular cliffs and bays.
Scarborough, Britain´s first seaside resort, has been welcoming visitors for over 360 years and is still as popular as ever.
The safe, sandy, accredited beaches of the North and South Bays are broken by a rocky headland on which stands a reminder of the past - Scarborough's medieval castle.
The resort offers first class attractions such as the award winning Sea Life Centre, Scarborough Castle, Playdale Farm Park, Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Rotunda Museum and Scarborough Art Gallery.
Filey is a traditional Victorian English seaside town with a friendly atmosphere. A perfect place for those who want an active holiday, or for those who just prefer to relax with the restful background of fishermen mending their nets.
The five-mile stretch of award winning sandy beach is protected by the rocky grandeur of Filey Brigg, a haven for a variety of birds and wildlife. All generations of families can enjoy the nature trail along the Brigg as they explore the many rock pools in search of sea creatures. Surfing, fishing, yachting, golf, walking and bird watching are just a few of the activities, which are here to be enjoyed.
In Whitby, 199 steps lead down from the Abbey to the old town where you find yourself in a shoppers´ paradise. With an array of unique shops offering local crafts, famous Whitby Jet jewellery, maritime memorabilia and antiques, you are sure to find that holiday treasure.
A selection of diverse attractions includes the Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Victorian Jet Works, the Dracula Experience and Whitby Museum, which offers a cabinet of curiosities from geology to jet carving, birdlife to bygones and costumes to clocks.
Only a couple of miles down the coast from Whitby and seemingly perched on the edge of a cliff and trapped in a bygone era sits the picturesque and ancient fishing village Robin Hood's Bay. Its hidden, narrow cobbled streets with higgledy piggledy houses whispering tales of smuggling antics. With rock pools, cliffs and sandy beaches, Robin Hood's Bay is still a thriving community but a treasure for those who wish to get away from it all.
Scarborough Tourist Information Centre
Brunswick Shopping Centre
Tel: 01723 383636
Filey Tourist Information Centre
Tel: 01723 518000 / 01723 383637
Whitby Tourist Information Centre
Tel: 01947 602674
Fax: 01947 606137