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The Riviera Guest House

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4 Crescent Terrace West Cliff, Whitby YO21 3EL England See on map
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Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews sea view top floor no lift sea front toast four poster flights of stairs fantastic views west cliff lovely guesthouse full english single room whitby kippers poster bed scratch card on arrival great hosts
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely newly decorated room, with new carpets and a very comfy bed. Breakfast was good with lots of choice. Zed was friendly and helpful and had a joke with our son. Great location within walking distance of the town so you didn’t have to keep...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank michellepond
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Just back from our second visit to the hotel this year. Been coming twice a year for the last four years. My husband is disabled and struggles with a lot of stairs, so we had a lovely large sea-facing room on the 1st floor. Very...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Janice G
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded September 13, 2018

Oh you two!!!! You make this job an absolute pleasure. Your loyalty to us means so much and we love welcoming you back each and every time! Thank you so much for your kind words and we’re so pleased you enjoy yourselves so much. Look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly welcome, very comfortable room, clean facilities. Breakfast was very good, served by friendly ,happy staff. Position of Guest House is excellent, 10 minute stroll right into the heart of Whitby. Will highly recommend to anyone

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank DavidK3149
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely new year at this family run guest house , nothing was too much trouble and although we booked a room 4 flights up ! The veiw was to die for x we unfortunately lost our room key on the last day but Emma had...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank rgilly2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A last-minute booking at a reduced rate = a warm welcome with early check-in, a cozy single room with amazing sea views and a spotless shower room and then a lovely cooked breakfast. Fuss-free and efficient and perfect for a walking break. I’d definitely stay...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Riviera Guesthouse is a friendly, family run guesthouse with stunning panoramic views over the North Sea. The views stretch from the next Bay (Sandsend) across the sea to Whitby Harbour Entrance. More The Guesthouse is a stone's throw away from the sandy beach & within walking distance of the town with it's vibrant fishing harbour, beautiful and unique shops, restaurants, and tourist attractions (e.g., Captain Cooks Museum, the Dracula Experience, boat trips & Whitby Abbey with its famous 199 steps). The majority of the rooms are sea facing & have en-suite facilities, LCD TVs, refreshment trays & large white fluffy towels. The breakfast dining rooms have 'floor to ceiling' bay windows with stunning sea views - a fantastic environment to fill your tummy (cooked and continental breakfast inclusive in the price)! Riviera Guesthouse's commitment to guest satisfaction has been recognised by receiving awards from TripAdvisor, LateRooms & Trivago, the most recent being TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016, LateRooms 'Simply the Guest' Award 2016 & Trivago 'Rated Excellent' Award 2015. Riviera Guesthouse looks forward to continuing to uphold the standards in the months and years to come. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$96 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Riviera Guest House Hotel Whitby
Location
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$96 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Riviera Guest House Hotel Whitby
Location
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby
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alexgeorgia2018
May 15, 2018|
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Response from RivieraWhitby | Property representative |
There is no curfew at all. You are given a front door key at check-in so you are welcome to ‘come and go’ as you please. We hope to welcome you soon. Best wishes Emma Riviera, Whitby
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"Seaview room with four poster bed"
haydnw934
Dec 10, 2018
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"Sea view if possible."
Compass45331519168
Nov 10, 2018
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"Room 7 - a central room on the 2nd floor, overlooking the sea. The whole place is very well insulated..."
andybarton67
Nov 5, 2018
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"Room 15 has great views, but be aware you need to be fit as lots of stairs to climb"
Guide588831
Sep 30, 2018
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