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The Woodlands Hotel

Sandsend, Whitby YO21 3TE, England (Formerly The Woodlands Sleep)
The Woodlands Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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northern england
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Was staying in Sandsend for the weekend and after reviewing Tripadvisor we decided to eat at the Woodlands Bistro, I used the email address link and booked. This is where it all gets confusing, all websites for the Bistro link directly to the Woodlands hotel which are two completely different places, run by different people. Many people are being confused... More 

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Kingston upon Hull UK
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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Just returned from a day out at Sandsend north of Whitby. Found the Woodlands Cafe/Bar by chance and decided to have lunch, we were not disappointed. The lobster was delicious served with homemade chips, salad and rape oil mayo. My husband had Haddock, homemade chips and pureed peas and again he thoroughly enjoyed it. Although we had'nt planned to have... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

My wife and I stayed for a weekend back in February in room Louis. What a fantastic little place nestled into the valley, not far from the gorgeous fishing village of Sandsend. Our room was tastefully decorated and very comfortable, with many little touches that made it such a delight to stay in. Particularly loved the great sized bathroom and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

The Woodlands is in a delightfully tranquil position, but so close to the amazing beaches of Sands End. Our room (Imogen) was beautifully decorated, had gorgeous views of the valley with the sound of birdsong - and had a lovely large shower too. The breakfast the next morning was one of the best I have had - soda bread, mushroom,... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

We stayed here for a night a couple of weeks ago and it was excellent. Arrived on a Friday lunch time to have lunch in the associated woodlands restaurant around the corner at the other end of Sandsend...food was 10 out 10 with great relaxed contemporary feel to the place. Wed didn't book a table - next time we'll book... More 

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leeds, uk
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10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Beautiful house in a gorgeous setting. As soon as you walk up to the front door you know it will be special. Fabulous decor throughout the house and good sized rooms with White Company toiletries and fluffy robes. The cafe, a short stroll along the sea front serves amazing breakfasts with top quality produce. The cakes on sale were pretty... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

We had a wonderful stay, it is a very special hotel and sandsend is the perfect place for a weekend hide away. The rooms were beautiful and the service was excellent. We will definately go back to the Woodlands for another weekend.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

Almost reluctant to let the world know about this hotel. Stayed there in August. Perfect place for a few days away. Beautiful location and the rooms are all individually designed. So much thought and detail has gone into this hotel. Well done to the owners and the breakfasts were wonderful too - set us up for the day.

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West Yorkshire
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8 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We have just returned from a night at Woodlands which was as good as the reviews had suggested. Our room, Imogen was excellent with a view over the small valley, the sea was just visible by leaning out of the window. Everything in the room was new, clean and fresh. We had dinner at their cafe which was a lovely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012 via mobile

We had a very relaxing stay at the woodlands. The room we stayed in was jasper and was light and airy. The bed was comfortable and the whole place was very clean and tidy. The decor in our room and the main living room have been done with care and an eye for detail... Not too much, just right. There... More 

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