We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Raithwaite Estate

4.0 of 5 Sandsend Road, Whitby YO21 3ST, England
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
The Raithwaite Estate
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
The Raithwaite Estate
Write a Review

1,055 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    734
    194
    89
    35
    3
See reviews for
141
643
11
20
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (341)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (1055)
  • Mar-May only
    (245)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (315)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (274)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (221)
All months
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What an amazing evening and price for the event. My friend booked this for us, our main reason was to attend the Michael Buble Tribute but we also stopped 1 night which was in "The Keep" and not the main hall. The room was a twin and very pleasant with all the facilities including water and dressing gown and slippers,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We wanted to visit Whitby and made this our base. I can not fault a single aspect of our stay! The food, wine, room, staff and location were all above and beyond and we're hoping to bring our parents here next year as a birthday treat! If you have the opportunity I am confident you will love this hotel!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I work in a stressful environment so was needing a relaxing break. I booked the yorkshire retreat which included a two course meal, breakfast and use of the spa. After booking this I was concerned about the quality of the food as it seemed to good to be true for the price. I was proved wrong! I had the salmon... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in a 3 bedroomed cottage. Bedrooms are on the ground floor with a spacious lounge, dining area and kitchen upstairs. Very comfortable beds and cosy everywhere with underfloor heating. The housekeeping team were excellent. They called on our second morning to ask if we would like our beds made and they brought us a couple of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Manchester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

off the beaten track, but what a find! Set in beautiful picturesque grounds. Cosy, clean, comfortable and well maintained. Nice small pool with spa facilities. The staff couldn't do enough to keep us happy. Simon the concierge deserves a special mention for looking after us.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel tucked away just north of Whitby. We stayed for one night for our niece's wedding and were very impressed by all aspects of the hotel. Took a 14 week old puppy with us and he was accommodated in a purpose built dog lodge in The Keep building on the estate. Every member of staff that we met was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cupertino, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent place to stay. The entire hotel is wonderful and has a great staff to match the ambiance. It is located just outside Whitby on the coast road and we found it very convenient for the town. The food is very good and the grounds are lovely. We will return next time we are in the area.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the staff were very pleasant, attentive and helpful - even from before we arrived. The room was lovely, the food was amazing. Everywhere was spotless and clean. Grounds were beautiful. I really cant wait to return !

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Leeds, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here at the weekend with my family and I can highly recommend it for anyone looking at booking the best hotel in this area ! As part of the small luxury hotels of the world that should tell you your going to be staying somewhere great and Raithwaite lives upto this. We stayed in a deluxe courtyard room as... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here last weekend and had a fantastic time. We stayed in the separate annex of the hotel (the keep). Our room was huge with a really big bathroom and small balcony, everything's very new and very clean. The staff were wonderful and although the walk to the hotel was only a few minutes there was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to The Raithwaite Estate? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Raithwaite Estate

Address: Sandsend Road, Whitby YO21 3ST, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Raithwaite Estate 4*
Number of rooms: 73
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Odigeo, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your The Raithwaite Estate reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Raithwaite Hall Hotel Whitby
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Whitby
#1 Family Hotel in Whitby
#1 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Whitby

301 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (259)
Viewed
Dining (20)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (81)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (53)
Viewed
Bathroom (16)
Viewed
View from room (23)
Viewed
Other (58)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (43)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (11)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay