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The Dock, Robin Hoods Bay YO22 4SJ, England
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Smugglers with Boathouse Rooms
Ranked #19 of 25 Robin Hoods Bay B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
36 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here with two other couples at the end of our Coast To Coast walk. Lisa, our hostess, was very friendly and very helpful. The location is at the bottom of the steep walk down from the upper part of town. It’s perfect for people wetting their feet in the North Sea after completing the Coast... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This excellent Bistro is situated at the very bottom of the hill on the left as you walk down into the heart of Robin Hoods Bay. Tucked away in the heart of the Smugglers Den, Smugglers Bistro serves a romantic setting for a wonderful meal sourced from all local produce. We had the surf and Turf and the prawns and... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a one night stay with a reservation at the bistro. Rooms are really homely, dinner was amazing and the cooked breakfast was the best I've had at a B and B. What sets this place apart though is the service. Lisa was a fab host, attentive at all times and nothing was too much trouble. We will definitely be... More

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Billingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stayed here just the one night for a break. Robin Hoods Bay must be one of the loveliest quaint little old fishing villages along the North East coast (a little treasure). We were allocated the Studio room which although dark, suited the feel of this B & B. Our bed was comfortable and the room had all that we... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Recently had a return visit to Robin Hoods Bay and once again stayed at the Boathouse Rooms. This time stayed in the apartment that is comfortabe and well equipped with a homely feel and has the extra of a sea view. If you enjoy Robin Hoods Bay this the place to stay, right by the sea. Thanks again Lisa

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We returned to stay in the apartment for 2 nights between Xmas and New Year - we had previously stayed in 2010. The apartment had been refurbished and was still a delightful place to stay and relax. It was nice to be able to get up when you wanted and make breakfast or relax in the evening with a beer... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

We loved this b&b . Stayed for two nights over a cold week end but found our room to be warm an very cosy. In fact romantic. We had the studio , a great space. Our friends had room five with a fab view over the bay. We had hot showers and fresh towels every day. I loved the decoration... More

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Campbelltown, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

what a lovely little hotel. but what a road down to it.omg.treacherous. the boathouse is so quaint and quirky.we loved it...didnt love the 2 single beds pushed together..never the less it was comfortable.. we would definately stay there again.. one negative about the place..is the telephone receptionist..i unfortunately left an item of clothing in our room and called the boathouse... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Recently had another trip to Robin Hoods Bay with friends. Stayed again at the Boathouse Rooms and had a wonderful meal in the Smugglers Inn. Great place with lots of character. Friendly and helpful owner and staff. Cannot fault.

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Gulidford
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

We booked the Hotel for our honeymoon weekend and we arrived late at the hotel, 9pm, due to rain, fog and more rain, and asked if could get something to eat as we had been travelling for over four 1/2 hours and we were told unfortunately the restaurant had just finished serving, we asked for maybe a sandwich but were... More

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Address: The Dock, Robin Hoods Bay YO22 4SJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Robin Hoods Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Smugglers With Boathouse Rooms Robin Hoods Bay, Yorkshire

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Smugglers with Boathouse Rooms is situated in the old village approx 20yds from the beach. Smugglers is a very popular Bistro serving homemade fresh top quality foods in a rustic candle lit environment. All our meats are supplied by award-winning local butcher "Radfords." We offer a range of fine wines and bottled beers. It caters for our guests of the Boathouse rooms and the public. We also are a wedding reception venue for Bay Weddings and breakfast venue for the Boathouse B&B guests. Some of the Boathouse Rooms have sea views, all of the are not overlooked. All rooms are en-suite, heated and have TVs, hair dryers, tea, coffee & biscuits are also provided. As the building is approx 400 yrs old, the rooms are quite cosy, if you want to be amongst the fishing boats and atmosphere of the old village then we are here for you. Our breakfasts are famous and we try our best to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. We also have an apartment in Boathouse which can be self catering or with breakfast. Don't forget to pre-book a table at Smugglers on your arrival to avoid disappointment. ... more   less 
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