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Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My 10-year old son and I stayed at Riftswood during the August bank holiday week, staying 4 nights in Room 2 (the biggest room). We had already read the lovely reviews on here so had high expectations before we arrived, and I was happy to say, we were not disappointed! From the moment we arrived, Paula was waiting for us... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a lovely, warm and friendly couple Paula and Peter are (and Denzil the dog!). Paula picked us up from the train station and offered us drinks on arrival so we had a cheeky couple of wines ;-) Nothing is too much trouble and their knowledge of the area, restaurants and local transport is invaluable. If you don't have a... More 

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Leigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second to Riftswood. and this was equally as good as the first. We had the advantage of a front room this visit -more roomrecommended. Paula looked after Alison my wife who has a food alergy. the food was good I can recommend the special kippers. Free parking permit is available Thanks again Paula and Peter

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Riftswood b&b as an early birthday treat for my husband. We arrived and had a very friendly welcome from Paula and Denzil the dog, with fruit cake and a cup of tea. The room was clean and spacious enough for our stay, it is a short 10 minute walk into Whitby just off the sea front. Breakfast... More 

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Ruthin, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room nice and comfortable, we were asked what we wanted for breakfast each morning which was excellent. Nothing was too much trouble. It was quiet and within walking distance of Whitby with some excellent views, and who can forget Denzil what a star. Will definitely stay here again.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay, lovely people Peter & Paula, make you feel so welcome, nothing too much trouble. Lovely quiet avenue, but so convenient for all attractions. Delicious breakfast too, great choice, and who could forget Denzil the dog, with those lovely eyes & good nature, sorry Paula & Peter, Kev says you come a close second to the dog.......🐶 Ha.ha. Would... More 

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Riftswood, Owner at Riftswood B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Brenda, we know our place in the pecking order, Denzil is certainly king of the castle xxx More 

Burnley, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first to trip to Whitby and how lucky were we to stay here. Riftswood is just behind Westcliff attractions and 2 mins walk away from the Westcliff attraction stop for the Whitby Town Tour bus. This means it's close enough to walk to the harbour, town and beach but lovely and quiet. A wonderful room , comfy bed, brilliant... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On west cliff, easy to find, nice quiet location. Very friendly welcome. The owners have a very large dog, when they opened the door their first question was how did I feel about dogs. Personally I do not like dogs, but I said I would be okay. Denzil was super, very quiet and friendly. The room was very comfortable, and... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I booked this B&B for our bank holiday break and we were so pleased we did. The first thing I look for is parking and this was no problem due to the on street permit parking that was available in fact the owners even invited us to leave the car as long as we wanted on the... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

A rather belated review for a visit in June! Paula and Peter were absolutely lovely and in fact the highlight of the stay was scrambled eggs to die for at breakfast (thank you Peter!) and the great conversation on how to make jam! Plus Denzil their dog who completely won me over (for someone who is normally indifferent to dogs)... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming Victorian, family run B&B, quietly situated in a secluded part of Whitby, yet within close proximity to the sea front, beach and the bus & rail stations in the centre of Whitby. Guest facilities include 3 large double en-suite bedrooms, with full English breakfast using local produce, along with a selection of alternative items for those with a smaller appetite.Please note we are a strictly non-smoking establishment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riftswood B&B

Address: 5 Ladysmith Avenue, Whitby YO21 3HX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range: $89 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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