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Whitehaven Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   29 Crescent Avenue, Whitby Y021 3EW, England
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Whitehaven Guest House
Ranked #31 of 146 Whitby B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We unfortunately were only able to stay at this beautifully clean guest house for one night due to it being full. Not surprising really, it was as good as any five star hotel and spotlessly clean. The proprietors Lane and Simon were very hospitable and approachable. Excellent choice for breakfast. If there is anything negative about whitehaven it would be... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Whitehaven, we value your feedback.We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you both again in the future. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

Derbyshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently enjoyed an excellent three night stay at this gem of a guest house. It's difficult to add much more to the other splendid reviews without repetition. However it has to be said that this small guest house provides an unbeatable base to explore Whitby. It is a short stroll down to the harbour and shops,... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Whitehaven, we are so glad you enjoyed your break with us and pleased that we were able to suggest a few new places for you to visit. We thank you once again for your kind review and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind... More

Sunderland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My wife and I recently stayed at Whitehaven guest house A quick two day stay (not realising it was Goth weekend) fantastic hosts Simon and Lane nothing was too much trouble even sorting a parking space in a very busy weekend.The location of Whitehaven Is a bonus a 5 minute walk direct into Whitby harbour and shops, pubs and attractions.... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will visit Whitehaven again in the future. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

west yorkshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We've just returned from our third stay at this lovely guest house. Simon and Lane are the best hosts anyone could wish for; the rooms are immaculate and modern with beautiful en-suites. Breakfast never disappoints! - fruit, various cereals, a variety of breakfast options including the full English. All the food is cooked to order and delicious! Coffee, tea and... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much once again for you kind review, we are so glad you continue to enjoy your stay with us and look forward to seeing you both again soon. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

Sleaford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Title says it all. Whitehaven Guest House and hosts Simon and Lane are just excellent in every department. The welcome, efficiency and friendliness of our hosts and staff, the food, the service, the room, the cleanliness are all faultless. We couldn't recommend them more highly. If you need a B&B in Whitby/area look no further.

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Whitehaven, we are greatful for your feedback and are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, we look forward to seeing you both again in the future. Kind regards, Simon & Lane More

Midlands
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We stayed at Whithaven for a long weekend in a very cold January. We and our friends were apparently the only guests that weekend but that did not stop Simon and Lane from pulling out all the stops to make our stay a great one. The guest house was warm and spotlessly clean, our rooms were very comfortable, nicely furnished... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you all again in the future. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Fantastic hosts that could not do enough for you with lovely staff too. Our room was clean and modern with a well stacked hospitality tray and lovely en-suite and quality toiletries. Breakfast was a treat with good quality ingredients that set you up for the day and great filter coffee :) 5 minute easy walk to Whitby with all it's... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back to Whitehaven in the future. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

Levin, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We stayed at Whitehaven Guest house for 3 nights a few weeks ago while holidaying from New Zealand. Whitehaven was everything we wished in a B&B and more besides. An extremely clean well cared for home with all mod cons even a vegetarian breakfast! Simon is very friendly host most welcoming. Easy walk in to Whitby. You keep a good... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for sparing a few minutes to review Whitehaven, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you in the future if you return to the UK. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

yorkshire
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We recently stayed here for 1 night and were given a very friendly welcome. The property is very clean and attractive, although our room was very pink and in need of updating. The bathroom was very tiny but for one night it was ok and the excellent breakfast made up for this.

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. we welcome feedback and note your comments, we are continually updating Whitehaven and we are pleased to say your particular bedroom is due for refurbishment during the early part of 2014. Kind regards Simon & Lane More

Grimsby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

we stayed 2 nights at the Whitehaven Guest House and were very happy with our stay. A warm welcome on arrival, the room was spotless as was the rest of the building, the breakfasts were delicious and really set you up for the day. Simon and Lane were very friendly, as were the other staff, nothing is to much trouble,... More

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SIMON-WHITEHAVEN, Owner at Whitehaven Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards Simon & Lane More

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Address: 29 Crescent Avenue, Whitby Y021 3EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Whitehaven Guest House 4*

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Small warm and friendly,family run guest house offering a home from home stay. This elegant edwardian period home is ideally situated on Whitby,s west cliff only minutes from beach and town center.All rooms are tastefully decorated and offer en-suite or private facilities, all come with full hospitality tray, complimentary toiletries and flat panel free to view or free sat tv.Free wi -fi connectivity is available throughout the guest house.The guest house offers an extensive breakfast menu with all dishes cooked to order and all special dietary requirements catered for.Parking is available free on street. ... more   less 
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