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4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   5 Argyle Road, Whitby, England
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Abbotsleigh
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Ranked #8 of 145 Whitby B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and friendly greeting, rooms are overpriced - TV could have been bigger, wardrobes we're stiff to unlock. But bathroom was beautiful. Breakfast overall enjoyable, wide variety of options to pick from, although would have liked extra portions on the cooked breakfast. Thought the homemade cakes we're a nice touch and delicious.

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time that we have stayed at Abbotsleigh. Really enjoyed our stay and would rate it the best of several excellent places that we have stayed at in Whitby. Lovely welcome and attention from Sharon and Paul. The room that we stayed in - Sea Biscuit - was really spacious with tons of storage space. Bathroom had a great walk... More 

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Albrighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first trip to Whitby, arrived 30th Dec 14 and departed today 3rd Jan 15, we were treated by Sharon & Paul on our arrival and treated to home made cakes and a very welcome pot it tea: We stayed in the Ammonite room which was spotlessly clean and very well decorated. The en-suit was a treat its a very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We can't recommend this hotel enough. Everything was perfect, room, breakfast, location etc. Paul and Sharon are great hosts and do their best to ensure you are happy. When we return to Whitby we will certainly try and stay again. You know, its the details that matter, e.g. for me stress-free parking is a top priority having had issues with... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is truly a very special place to stay. Sharon and Paul looked after us fantastically and nothing was too much trouble. Our room was perfect, special, individual and luxurious. We loved the homemade biscuits and cakes which were out of this world. The breakfast was absolutely top class and it's wonderful to have a choice. The smoked salmon and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We have stayed in Whitby before on several occasions and not had a place to stay that was anything like at welcoming, comfortable and just right on every level as we have had over the last three nights at Abbotsleigh. Thank you Paul and Sharon for all the little touches as well as getting the big stuff spot on. Dr... More 

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Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I had an absolutely lovely time at Abbotsleigh. The owners, Paul and Sharon go out of their way to make sure everything is perfect for you. It's a lovely welcoming place, with character and an incredible breakfast (make sure to try the herb waffles - they ruined other breakfast for me for life :P).

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We decided to celebrate two big family birthdays at Paul and Sharon's gorgeous B and B. It was such a good decision, as well as the lovely surroundings, super attention to detail and amazing breakfasts there were lots of special touches that made our stay extra special. All of our party of 9 (we took over all the rooms) were... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

we stayed here for whitby goth weekend and arrived on the thursday. sharron and paul were so welcoming (and their grandson was super friendly too!), when we walked in the hallway smelt of baking which was lovely. we were shown up to our room (kelp), which was on the top floor meaning we had to walk up a few short... More 

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Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We stayed with Sharon and Paul for two nights a few weeks ago. On arrival our welcome was fantastic with the best home made cake ever, tea and a welcome chat with hosts. The dining room is classy with beautiful china and immaculate table cloths. Our room was amazing, so much detail and thought to making it comfortable and obviously... More 

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Address: 5 Argyle Road, Whitby, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Abbotsleigh 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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