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Bridge Street, Whitby YO22 4BG, England
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The Dolphin Hotel
Ranked #101 of 145 Whitby B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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West Bridgford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
8 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The most welcoming bar man we met in whitby, full of knowledge of the local area, advising us on all the pubs etc. Very friendly young man. Pub is ok, although every one seemed to be staring which made us feel a bit uncomfortable. So we left and went to another pub recommended by the bar man.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good selection of real ales, very nice pint of black sheep here did not get to try the other beers as this one was so good, did not try the food but menu looked reasonable and the food being served looked very good and good value, staff very friendly

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tewkesbury
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure what's going on in this pub since the owners have bought another pub in Halifax , Xmas day and Boxing Day there was no heating just a small convector heater , bearing mind it was 0 degrees outside , talking to the staff it seems nobody has been left in charge . Shame because they really turned this... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Came to the Dolphin for evening drinks every night of our week holiday, warm welcome every evening, fast service, great prices and gorgoues warm fire :) by far the best place in Whitby! :) can't wait to come back!!

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March, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We popped in for lunch and ordered two normal pub meals. The meals arrived 30 minutes later. Not bad if the pub was busy but there was around 10 other people in the pub. The food was nice and not badly priced, but this was ruined by the wait. The pub had a wide range of drinks on sales. Eat... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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133 reviews 133 reviews
33 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We only popped in for a quick pint but from what we saw the pub is excellent. It's got plenty of character and charm, and a great selection of beers. Situated right in the heart of Whitby next to the harbour this pub is perfect to while away a few lazy hours.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

Whilst walking around Whitby taking in the sights and sounds of the active fishing town we stumbled upon the The Dolphin Hotel on the other side of the estuary with dining room windows overlooking the estuary and fishing boats. The staff were friendly and accomodating. The meals we ordered were of excellent quality and well prepared. Well done team.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I stayed in Room 1, and my travelling companions were in Room 2 in this charming pub that has accommodation on the upper floors. Rooms 1&2 are on the first floor, with bay windows overlooking the marina, river and the town of Whitby. I don't think that you could find much better in this seaside town in terms of position... More 

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Sculthorpe
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

Called in the Dolphin a bit by chance. The swing bridge was closing and so we called in for a warming bowl of soup. Soup was so good we chose to return later for dinner. Good menu and nicely presented. Pleasant staff.

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leeds
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

After taking our seats as confirmed by a member of staff, we were ejected by a female door attendant who was half way through her lunch based on it was still in her mouth as she engaged in our eviction.

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Address: Bridge Street, Whitby YO22 4BG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8

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