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The Wilson Arms

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Beacon Way, Whitby YO22 5HS, England
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Ranked #109 of 146 Whitby B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dekky_13 Skegness, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Skegness, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from a week in Whitby and had what can only be described as a pleasure to eat here on 2 evenings. Excellent menu with plenty of choice but small enough to allow the kitchen to do its job properly. Cooked to order and cant fault the meals we had. Some might look at the menu and... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was supporting driver for a number of friends who had cycled the coast to Coast in a day in aid of breast cancer. we set up camp in a neighbouring campsite and I visited the pub to get a lay of the land. Two questions important to us, 1. do you accept dogs, answer so long as they are... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a lovely mid week break at the Wilson Arms, great food (must be best fish and chips in the Whitby area) all the meals are exceptional and home cooked. Dawn and Dan gave us a wonderful welcome, which was increased by Alfie. Cant wait to go back again.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Location not really in walking distance to Whitby. I felt the standard of accommodation was rather dated and did not warrant the £80 price for a double room with breakfast. This opinion was echoed by two couples we chatted to at breakfast.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed here for one night bed and breakfast whilst visiting friends in the area. The rooms are old fashioned but very clean and comfy. The breakfast was lovely and the staff were friendly. The reason we have given it 3 stars is because our room was above the bar and we could therefore hear everything until 1.30 in the... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I went to the Wilson Arms as I had heard that it had changed hands since the last time I visited Whitby. The drink was good, the food was delicious and the staff were very welcoming. The prices were extremely reasonable compared with the high quality of food that was served. I can't wait to come back again and I... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

All home cooked nice atmosphere ignore older negative reviews these guys have turned this place round. Steak cooked to perfection sauce home cooked I doubt the microwave is over used in their kitchen! So many pub meals are 2 for 1 or 2 for a tenner and taste like it- false economy I'd like to eat here regularly but the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We spent 2 nights at the Wilson Arms last week for B and B. We had a very warm welcome from Dan, Dawn and especially little Alfie! The hospitality and the service was excellent, the food was 20 / 10, steak cooked to perfection which is not always the case, breakfast appeared to be whatever you wanted and all food... More

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Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We have just had a lovely Sunday lunch at the wilson arms, all home cooked food, warm welcome with cosy coal fires, excellent service, good luck in your new venture Dan and Dawn - the first of many more visits - thankyou

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Singapore, Singapore
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We recently visited the Wilson Arms during our holiday to the UK. The pub is welcoming, the food is excellent and with a friendly atmosphere we would certainly visit again. Thankyou for making us feel most welcome.

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Address: Beacon Way, Whitby YO22 5HS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wilson Arms 3*
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