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The Sandbeck (Private Guest House)

1 & 2 Crescent Terrace | West Cliff, Whitby YO21 3EL, England
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The Sandbeck (Private Guest House)
Ranked #57 of 146 Whitby B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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York, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

7 -13 July. I am a senior citizen. Since childhood I have been on holiday at least once a year. My family graduated from a caravan to guest houses, that had dragons ruling them. After my marriage my husband liked the comfort of 4 or 5* hotels. We stayed all over the British Isles, the continent, the mediteranian coast and... More

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stoke
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the Sandbeck with my mum, sister and brother in law for three nights last week. My sister's double room had a huge bay window with a beautiful sea view. My mum and I had a single room each and both of these had sea views as well. All rooms were spotlessly clean. The breakfasts were lovely with... More

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent 20th to 22nd June at Sandbeck. Were really pleased with what room we had. Very clean, shower was a little not knowing how to get hot water through properly but we managed. Staff very friendly nothing to much trouble. Breakfast was lovely well presented. Will stay here again but next time will get a sea view room.

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isle of man
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 6 nights 12th to 18th June. Room 7, very clean fresh room with lovely bay window and sea views. Staff were friendly but not intrusive. Excellent choice at breakfast time and food well presented. We love whitby and return often and have stayed in numerous guest houses and holiday cottages over the years but can honestly say... More

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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night to celebrate my wife's birthday. A friendly welcome on arrival and a clean, well positioned room on the second floor facing the sea. Decent breakfast. One failing was that the free wifi signal didn't reach our room (14). Worked OK down in the lounge though.

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South Lincolnshire, UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We spent a lovely two-night stay at the Sandbeck (Friday and Saturday). We had room 16, a sea-view double on the second floor. It was simply furnished but pretty and really light with two windows as it's on the corner of the building, so felt welcoming and cosy despite the creaky metal bedstead. We had a lovely view out to... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We stayed at the lovely Sandbeck Hotel during early April for three nights and had a fantastic time. Excellent service, my husband needed special dietary requirements and this was not a problem. The room and bathroom were spotless, brilliant sea view and great location. We mentioned that it was my birthday and on our return one evening found that we... More

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York, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We returned to the Sandbeck at the weekend after staying back in November and was pleased to see it hadn't been a one off. Once again all the staff were so friendly and helpful, soya milk was provided for my tea at breakfast and in the room which had a fridge. We mentioned that we were thinking of doing some... More

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

A little too many 'Dear Guest' notes about the place for my liking. So called 'honesty bar' needs to be restocked with 'in date' beer (Carling). Partook of a couple before I realised it was a couple of months out of date but paid anyway as couldn't be bothered making a fuss. Breakfasts ok but sometimes 'less is more' and... More

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Greasby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We have just returned from a lovely stay at the sandbeck. Spotless guest house! Amazing breakfast menu! The views from the rooms are breathtaking! We stayed in room 17 the family room. My son loved his bunk beds. We will definitely be back! I'm missing whitby already.

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Address: 1 & 2 Crescent Terrace | West Cliff, Whitby YO21 3EL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Sandbeck (Private Guest House) Hotel Whitby

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