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The Riviera Guest House

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  • Excellent67%
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“sea view”(72 reviews)
“top floor”(37 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great location at the top of Whitby next to the whale bones a good walking distance into the town centre so it was quiet but not to far out that it was an issue. Tidy clean comfortable room with a massive shower. Great breakfast with...More

1  Thank Simon H
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

"Everything you need from a B&B" - Wow, thank you Simon. It's great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes Emma Riviera, Whitby

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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding, best sea view in Whitby, excellent breakfast, clean, efficient, very friendly, I could go on forever, just thoroughly enjoyed a long family weekend and feel blessed to have stumbled across The Riviera online, for goodness sake, stop looking and give them a call, you...More

1  Thank PaulyMB
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded August 21, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such an amazing review. Your comments are just fabulous. We were blessed to have the opportunity to accommodate you. We look forward to seeing your smiling faces back here very soon. Best wishes Emma...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to stay. Only a 10 min walk from the centre via steep hill and steps. Our room was clean and comfortable and had everything you need including a fantastic sea view. No lift so if you are unsteady on your feet make sure...More

1  Thank Stephanie B
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review Stephanie. What a compliment to hear that you would return to us. We're so pleased that you both enjoyed your stay so much. We agree...the views are truly fantastic, we are very blessed. We hope to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really pleasant couple of nights at The Riviera Whitby. The room was just as described, clean, warm & comfortable. The view from the room was great & we enjoyed sitting in the comfy chairs in the bay window watching the world go...More

1  Thank Tlock68
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for such a faultless review Tony & Heather. A clean, warm and comfortable room with great views, tasty brekkie and friendly staff is on the point of what we are wanting to achieve for our guest experience so to read that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we booked our room online, last minute. It's in an ideal location, right on the front. Parking is free on the front until 1st March, we parked in the crescent and bought a permit for 1.60. Our room was lovely, comfy bed, electric shower over...More

1  Thank mrsoverall2001
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review. We’re really pleased you’ve enjoyed yourselves at The Riviera Guesthouse. To hear you’d return and recommend us is a fantastic compliment. We are so impressed you did the abbey steps twice with a recent hip replacement -...More

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Beachfront
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Jill H
March 22, 2017|
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Response from RivieraWhitby | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not allow dogs at the Guesthouse. We are very sorry for the inconvenience. Best wishes Emma Riviera, Whitby
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Emilyv1991
June 2, 2016|
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Response from RivieraWhitby | Property representative |
Whitby is a controlled parking zone therefore there are two options for parking: Pay & Display Zone From 1st March to 31st October, outside the front of the Guesthouse (along the sea front), is a Pay & Display Zone... More
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Billyharper8
April 15, 2016|
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Response from RivieraWhitby | Property representative |
At the time of writing this, there is a Coastal & Country Service which runs from West Cliff Parade to the Esplanade then onto the Bus Station (Town Centre). This is number 98. It would be easiest to catch the bus at the... More
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