Beyond Filey

Nestled on the Yorkshire Coast, Filey is an ideal base from which to explore the delights of the towering cliffs to the North, beaches to the South and the North Yorkshire Moors further inland. With so much to see and do, you will be spoilt for choice. We have included just a few highlights here.

The Original Seaside Town

15 minutes in the car to the North you reach the bustling seaside town of Scarborough. Quite possibly one of the first seaside towns in the country, Scarborough has a rich history as well as modern attractions for all ages. 

Scarborough Castle

With its stunning location and panoramic views over the dramatic Yorkshire coastline, Scarborough Castle is a great place to visit.

Peasholm Park

This oriental themed municipal park offers a beautiful system of streams and waterfalls, mini bridges and mystical gardens for the whole family to enjoy. it is also minutes away from the North Bay Miniature Railway.

Alpamare Waterpark

With a gigantic wave pool, splash and play area, outdoor infinity pool, slides and a wellness spa, Alpamare has something for everyone and is open all year round.


Bustling Harbour

Home to the world famous North Yorkshire Moors Railway and known for its annual goth festivals, Whitby also boasts blue flag beaches and a number of shops in its town and harbour.

Whale Watching

Daily boat trips available with Whitby Coastal Cruises and Whitby Whale Watching, including sea fishing trips.

Whitby Pier

A wander along the pier makes for an enjoyable evening stroll.

Whitby Abbey

One of the most atmospheric visitor attractions along the Yorkshire coastline.


Romantic and Laid Back

A small, picturesque fishing village to the North of Whitby, Sandsend is romantic, quaint and full of life’s luxuries.

Fine Food

From simple beach shacks through tea rooms to some seriously swanky restaurants, at Sandsend you are spoilt for choice.

Unspoilt Beach

Fossil hunting on one of the finest stretches of beach followed by a walk on the Sandsend trail makes a fantastic day out

Luxury Spa

Raithwaite Hall is a high-end country house offering a modern British restaurant, gardens and a spa.

Robin Hoods Bay

A Vibrant Village

With narrow, cobbled streets and alleyways and a range of pubs, cafes and restaurants to explore Robin Hoods Bay is a family favourite.

Fossil Hunting

Robin Hood's Bay is a fantastic place for adults and children alike to explore rock pools and discover fossils.

Old Coastguard Station

Visit The National Trust’s visitor centre to discover everything from the geology of the area and the impact of the elements, to local wildlife and the secret history of smuggling.

Cycle Paths

Robin Hoods Bay benefits from a number of stunning coastal and country walks, cycle paths and bridleways.

Book Your Stay at Glenview House

Come and stay at Glenview House and create great memories with your family in Filey