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The Mainstay

Certificate of Excellence
26 Windsor Terrace, Whitby YO21 1ET, England
The Mainstay
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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Stafford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our two-night stay at The Mainstay. The hosts were very welcoming and friendly; nothing seemed too much trouble. We stayed in room five, which overlooked the local library on one side and the railway and the harbour beyond on the other. The room was clean and comfortable; there were a couple of minor niggles - there were... More 

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would heartily endorse everything already written in other reviews about the excellence of both the high quality accomodation and the friendly welcoming reception. The owners pay incredible attention to detail and nothing is too much trouble.

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Cheshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Home away from home with the very best of everything. This was our first trip to Whitby and we've booked to go back again in a few weeks. Hopefully Peter and Julie can guarantee the weather is great too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely hosts, great location, spotless room and lovely breakfast. couldnt ask for any more, would highly recommend this stunning b&b. stayed for 1 night would stay longer next time as there is so much to see and do in whitby. already looking to book for later in the year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a 2 night stay at The Mainstay, absolutely amazing B&B. Julie & Peter were phenomenal hosts. It was my husband's birthday and they organised so many surprises for him... Nothing was too much trouble. The Mainstay is truly beautiful inside, 5 star all the way. I was lucky enough to get a tour and all the rooms... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small boutique style B&B, very well looked after, fitted to a high standard overall and very welcoming. Breakfast is really good. Parking (an issue in Whitby) on site (or close if they are full). Highly recommended. Only a minute or two's walk from the harbour front.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned from a 3 day stay with Julie and Peter at their wonderful boutique B&B in the centre of Whitby. As soon as we walked into their lovely house the first thing that struck us was that it was absolutely spotless. The décor is beautiful throughout, the bedroom was luxurious and the garden stunning. Hospitality throughout our... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the Motto of my beloved Everton Football Club and when translated means "Nothing But The Best Is Good Enough". That is certainly the philosophy followed by Julie and Peter, the owners of this fantastic B&B set in the heart of Whitby,in everything they do, be it their warm welcome,their personalities, the decor and furnishings or the food. Absolutely... More 

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

This is the perfect place to stay. The bedrooms are beautiful and the bathrooms luxurious. Lovely comfy beds. Everything is clean and new looking. Julie and Peter are so welcoming and nothing too much trouble. We stayed on the ground floor in an ensuite room with a patio and fabulous bathroom, but having looked at other rooms they were all... More 

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