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The Raithwaite Estate

4.0 of 5 Sandsend Road, Whitby YO21 3ST, England
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  • 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
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We needed a night away to unwind so my wife asked me to find somewhere near the coast and what a find. Considering its only a 30 minute drive from home i'd never heard of it before, however we'll be back. We stayed in the Hall on the 3rd floor and found the rooms immaculate. From the time we arrived... More 

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york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for one night in this wonderful peaceful hotel setting. From the moment we checked in we were made to feel extremely welcome by the very attentive staff. Our room was spacious as was the bathroom. We used the spa during our stay, the swimming pool is fabulous. I would highly recommend the food, the breakfast was the best.... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything we wanted for a short stay. Staff anticipated what we wanted before us without being intrusive. Felt like we had stayed with good friends who had luxurious comfortable home. We visited in foul weather and the spa took us back to the tropics. The dinner was the best foodwe have experieced anywhere

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 1 nights in January 2015 for my birthday and we found everything about the hotel to be first class. The staff were all very friendly courteous and professional in their manner. The food was fantastic and we especially liked the informal approach of eating in the bar. We would highly recommend a stay here and we very... More 

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York
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful luxury lodges with everything you could possibly want for. Lovely spa and swimming pool. Had some wonderful walks along Sandsend. Have booked to go back next New Year. Did notice that more lodges were being built, hopefully they won't overdevelop this beautiful retreat.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is in the most beautiful setting only a few hundred yards away from the sea although you can't actually see the sea as the hotel is in a small vally. The room was lovely with a balkony looking over the gardens and ensuite was light airy. The spa facilities were fantastic, beautiful pool with sauna and spa pool.... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked a night on the recommendation of another dog owner. On booking we were told we'd have a room in the keep & to go straight there. No sign of life at the keep & told by reception that we had been moved elsewhere as the hotel wasn't full enough. On checking in we were given a list of... More 

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Yorkshire, UK
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another lovely stay at Raithwaite. The standard of the food, comfort and in particular the unbeatable service were all as good as ever, and it has to be said it was especially nice to enjoy them in the post-Christmas lull - having the spa virtually to yourself all afternoon is a rare luxury!

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Now where do i begin. Lovely greeting & was briefly shown round the bar & restaurant area & likewise our prison cell in a building not connected to hotel. Made our way to the bar area (bizarre lay out) & ordered a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc. Arrived warm & requested ice bucket. Tip: store white wine in a chilled environment... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a lovely place to stay lovely hotel, staff, food... we had to cut our stay short due to emergency back home and the duty manager (on the 10th jan and the concierge simon) were so helpful in re arranging for us to to finish our break another time just so helpful as we were upset and stressed ... a... More 

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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
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Also Known As:
Raithwaite Hall Hotel Whitby
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#1 Family Hotel in Whitby
#1 Luxury Hotel in Whitby
#1 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Whitby

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