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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   26 Hinderwell Lane, Runswick TS13 5HR, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked The Firs as part of the Cleveland Way walk, and this hotel was one of the most expensive on our list so we expected a little bit extra. Unfortunately, the room we were allocated, Room 9, which was on the ground floor was a bit drab. The bed creaked every time we moved and the TV kept losing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My team and I were working in Whitby and got booked into the Firs by our office staff. Generally we get very basic places to stay. It started well by having a beautiful drive from Whitby to the Firs. Upon our arrival we realised we had something a bit better than normal. We were greeted by Mandy who was very... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location for Runswick Bay beach. Extremely dog friendly, our two Labradors were welcomed with open arms. Fantastic breakfast with locally sourced sausage and bacon, homemade bread and jam and great coffee. My eyes were bigger than my belly!

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Silves, Portugal
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

From the advertised details, reviews and the price, we were expecting to be 'wowed' by The Firs. We felt rather let down by the reality. The welcome we had (I think by the owner herself) was great, the service was good and the English breakfast was fantastic. The bedroom was a bit small, clean but 'tired', in need of decorating... More

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West Witton, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Excellent guest house, made to feel most welcome by the owner. Nothing is too much trouble and even our dog is welcomed, even give a sausage! Runswick Bay is a delightful place unspoilt and allows dogs on the beach. We had a special birthday celebration at the Firs last year with twenty four of us having free run of the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed here while walking the Cleveland Way and it is only 200 yards off the path. This is quite a large B&B offering reasonable accommodation en suite. The owner is helpful. It would be difficult to have an early start as breakfast seemed to be from 8.30am. Though in our room free national UK calls were advertised which would... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed here for a Scooter Rally in Whitby. Its a very quite B & B, superb breakfast. Staff are all family and very friendly. Great choice of drinks in room and dogs more than welcome. But be warned they have resident cats.

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Hull, UK
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27 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I stopped at The Firs on my walk along The Cleveland Way and it was lovely to relax here after a long day of walking. My room was on the ground floor which made a change from other places I had stayed. Very comfortable double bed for just me, everything I could want with a piece of cake too and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We stayed here for a short break at the Seaside, with the local moors a bonus, we loved it. Great breakfast with homemade bread, good value evening meal and clean well equiped room. No complaints at all, free car parking, pleasant staff. We will be back soon. Thank you. Angela Bangle.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

Myself and my partner stayed at The Firs after deciding last minute to pay a trip to the Yorkshire coast. It's a great B&B, located outside of whitby, so the village is not too busy and peaceful. Upon arrival, the owner was very welcoming and the room we were given was very clean and had lovely little touches such as... More

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Address: 26 Hinderwell Lane, Runswick TS13 5HR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Runswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Firs 4*
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