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The Riviera Guest House

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent B&B. It has a comanding view being situated on the cliff top and our room was lovely with a very comfy 4 poster bed. Was made to feel very welcome by the owners and when we had a problem with the curtain in our...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We just finished a 2 night stay at the Riviera Guesthouse and couldn't have been happier. The hotel is directly on the waterfront and our large and well appointed 2nd floor room offered a stunning view of the North Sea. Owners are very friendly and...More

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Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded June 5, 2018

Thank you so much for such a faultless review. It makes us so happy to read these amazing comments and makes us even happier to hear what a great time you had with us. We would love to welcome you back and thank you for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at a guest house, very warm and friendly greeting. The room was very clean, Lovely view from the room over looking the sea. Breakfast was excellent either full english or continental, lots of stairs but very good exercise Highly recommended

1  Thank andyvg2018
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Awww Andy, we’re thoroughly ‘made up’ that you enjoyed your stay so much with us at The Riviera. Your comments were such a pleasure to read and we do hope this means we’ll see you again in the future. Best wishes Emma Riviera, Whitby

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great break in a lovely location. The Riviera gave us everything we expected. Tasty breakfasts and comfortable rooms. Great sea views. Emma and Zed have created a great formula for a relaxing holiday.

1  Thank Jackie D
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Oh Jackie, that means a great deal to us, thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We really hope to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes Emma Riviera, Whitby

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time at the Riviera. We received a very warm welcome. We stayed in a lovely clean room with great views overlooking the sea. Lots of stairs to get to the top rooms but good exercise! Great location. Fabulous breakfast. Would definitely stay againMore

1  Thank _carolbowuk
Response from RivieraWhitby, Owner at The Riviera Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! We’re so pleased you enjoyed you stay. We agree, the views from those top rooms are just stunning, well worth the climb. Thank you for all you great comments. We’d love to welcome you back again in the future....More

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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
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$64 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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March 22, 2017|
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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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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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"No lift, so be aware if you have health problems for the upper floors."
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