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Hillcrest Guesthouse

9 Prospect Hill, Whitby YO21 1QE, England
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Ranked #111 of 146 Whitby B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Graham M Newcastle under Lyme
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle under Lyme
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a very enjoyable weekend break. The owner was very friendly and gave us lots of recommendations of plages to visit and restaurants etc. we stayed in the Runswick room which was very warm, clean and comfortable with a very large comfortable bed, seating area, television etc. it was a bit noisy as it's on a busy road and iWeb... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I stayed here for 4 days from 27-05-14 untill 30-05-14 i found this establishment freindly clean and very accomadating i would stay there again without hesitation well done the town center is a 5 minute walk and the surrounding area is beautiful

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LEEDS
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We arrived late Friday evening and, although I am disabled no help was given to our room. An executive four poster on 1st floor. There were no details of local restaurants within the guest home, so we set off to find food which was easy to do. Breakfast is served between 9 and 9.30 everyday, so don't be late. Mind... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I don't normally do guest houses and therefore have nothing to compare it with but, I expected better and the price I paid, it should have been better. Parking was an issue. Basically not enough space or spaces for the people staying, especially those with big cars. Our room wasn't as clean as it should be. Drawers hadn't been emptied... More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Visited Whitby in order to visit town and travel on the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway. I booked at the last minute and stayed in a ground floor room with en-suite shower and toilet. Clean and pleasant room with TV and tea making facilities. Slight road noise, not awful but noticeable, probably because of a motorbike rally taking place in... More

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Northumberland
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

My wife and I decided to weekend in Whitby at the last minute. We travel quite a bit worldwide for our respective jobs, but as I have not been well of late this was our first trip for six months and Whitby is one on my favourite places. We arrived late afternoon and were impressed by the lovely building. We... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

my boyfriend and I stayed here just for one night. we absolutely loved everything about it! beautiful guesthouse, lovely decor, friendly staff, very comfy bed and lovely shower, very clean. we stayed in the 'Whitby Room' which is £100 a night, worth every penny. we didn't have breakfast but it smelt amazing. we are coming back on the 18th of... More

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sunderland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

we had a lovely weekend in whitby....staying at the hillcrest guesthouse....a lovely old house , nice clean rooms and a wonderful "full english" yum,yum. the only downfall so to speak was its location ...on a bit ov a steep bank...no probs going down ,but a bit tough on the legs on way back up . however this did not deter... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

My Fiance booked this hotel as a special treat for my birthday and it didn't disappoint. The host was really welcoming and friendly and the breakfasts were very nice and plentiful. On arrival I was lucky enough to be given a choice of which room I would prefer and chose the Whitby purely for the nice big shower and bath... More

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Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

This was our second stay at Hillcrest in 2 years but the hosts were still happy and more than accommodating in making our stay as comfortable as always. We stayed in the same room, which had been redecorated, and was as cosy and comfortable as the previous stay. The breakfasts were more than adequate and we were always asked if... More

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Address: 9 Prospect Hill, Whitby YO21 1QE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Hillcrest Guest House in Whitby is the perfect place from which to explore Whitby, the surrounding villages and coastline and all that North Yorkshire has to offer.Based only a few minutes walk from the town centre, Hillcrest Guest House is a comfortable distance from Whitby's many shops, restaurant, pubs and attractions. Whitby's sandy beach stretching north to Sandsend, the famous Abbey and the Whalebone Arch are just some of Whitby's beauty spots. Offering both standard and executive (four-poster) rooms to suit different tastes and pockets, Hillcrest also provides private parking for guests. With Special Offers running throughout the year, giving even better value for money, Hillcrest makes a fantastic base for a holiday in North Yorkshire. ... more   less 
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