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The Mainstay

Certificate of Excellence
26 Windsor Terrace, Whitby YO21 1ET, England
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Long Crendon
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Julie & Peter make perfect hosts. Welcoming and genuine people, they were happy to share their knowledge of Whitby during our two night stay. We stayed in Room 4 which was very comfortable, well furnished and spotlessly clean. The Mainstay has everything you need from a B & B, including car parking and central location. What's more breakfasts are special... More 

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York England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW ...... what else can we say about this fabulous bed and breakfast? We thank our lucky stars we came across it and that someone had just cancelled their stay. Julie and Peter welcome you into, what is after all , their home like long lost friends. You feel immediately at home and also in my case, knocked out by... More 

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here last weekend for one night and it was by far and away the best B&B ive stopped at. We arrived around 1pm but Julie and Peter was out, quick phonecall to them and was told they had popped out but we could park our car in their drive and come back later to check in. The parking... More 

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Great Totham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived for a few days to a very warm welcome from Peter Julie and Woody.Our room was beautifully furnished and spotlessly clean,with a large ensuite. It was a real bonus being able to park onsite considering we were in the centre of Whitby. Great choice for breakfast,it was really nice to have fresh milk in our room and nothing... More 

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Sheffield
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights and could not fault the place in any way. This B and B is spotlessly clean, has luxurious rooms and is led by fabulous hosts. Nothing seemed to be too much trouble. The breakfasts are top quality and we must add that the black pudding is to die for. The location is perfect- really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned for the second time to the Mainstay. Fabulous accommodation and perfect hosts Julie and Peter, not forgetting Woody! Ideally situated right in the heart of Whitby and with parking! Will definitely be returning again!

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Derbyshire
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second break at The Mainstay this year. Everything was excellent again. We stayed in Room 6 again which is not only beautiful but so spotlessly clean, comfortable and spacious with two very nice armchairs which is a bonus. The bed and bedding are lush. The Mainstay is very well located for the town but tucked away so... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for 2 nights for our wedding anniversary. We were not disappointed at all. From the moment we stepped over their threshold we were made to feel very welcome and nothing is too much trouble for Julie and Peter. We were shown to our room (No 2) and our bags carried for us. The room was beautiful and of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights at this wonderful b&b in room 1 and our daughter in room 3. Julie and Peter are perfect hosts making sure you are well looked after. Rooms spotless with everything you could want. Nice having the private terrace as the weather was gorgeous. As for the beds, honestly the best bed I have slept in bar my... More 

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isle of wight
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you to Julie and Peter for a lovely stay in room 1, in your lovely home The Main Stay in Whitby. Lovely room, fantastic breakfast and parking a bonus. Central for everything in Whitby but in a quiet location. Best wishes Shirley & Brian.

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