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Bay Royal Whitby Hotel

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We chose The Royal in Whitby because it was right by the sea. We requested a sea room but got a room on the third floor looking over the car park! We were willing to upgrade but were told the hotel was full. To be fair the bathroom and the beds were clean but there was water damage on the... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this hotel is the worst shearings hote,in fact the worst of any hotel I have ever stayed in.Friday nights meal was shocking,a fish meal ten chips between two adults, peas stone cold,not local caught fish but frozen bulk catering type and was terrible.I immediately complained but I might as well not bothered.

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have stayed at the Royal Hotel previously and found it very tired looking. This visit was for a special occasion so we upgraded to a superior room with a sea view and it was worth every penny. The room had been refurbished to a very high standard and the view from our windows was amazing. The food though not... More 

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Peak District National Park, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being warm and sunny last Saturday my partner and I decided to have a day out in Whitby. Unfortunately, so did thousands of others. As soon as we approached the outskirts of York the log jam on the A64 was a nightmare, it took over an hour to travel four miles. By the time we arrived in Whitby it had... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 4th visit to The Royal in Whitby, we were well looked after by Heidi. We had a decent room looking towards the Abbey. The hotel room and public areas were very clean, all the staff were pleasant and helpful . Added to that it was the Lifeboat weekend, so it was lively in town. Our waiter Joseph was very... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the Royal, having come in February on a 4-night break with Shearings. This time we came by train to Scarborough then picked up the bus to Whitby. We had a really enjoyable week. We had chosen our room in advance (no. 104) which was a large, standard plus with spacious bathroom and stunning views... More 

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VickiGlen, General Manager at Bay Royal Whitby Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5* review. It appears we ticked the box throughout and I’m pleased to see you enjoyed your stay with us. Room 104 is indeed a lovely big room with a stunning view. I will pass your comments to the team and we hope to welcome you back to the Royal soon. Vicki Glen General Manager More 

Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just come back from a 3 night stay at the Royal, the hotel is clean, comfortable and very spacious, food was good with plenty of variety, the service in the hotel was excellent everyone very polite. The entertainment is ok nothing special. The hotel is in a lovely elevated sea front position with panoramic views of the bay & abbey,... More 

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VickiGlen, General Manager at Bay Royal Whitby Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review. I’m pleased to see you enjoyed your stay and all that we had to offer. We hope to welcome you back to the Royal in the not too distant future. Vicki Glen General Manager More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First let me say that I understand that we are all individuals with different tastes and expectations of places / hotels that we stay in. Yes, I read all the reviews before I booked, yes I was a little apprehensive at first about going ahead with the booking. But, we as a group of four mature adults (60's) go away... More 

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VickiGlen, General Manager at Bay Royal Whitby Hotel, responded to this review

I appreciate you taking the time to share your review. We appreciate that everyone has different expectations and I am pleased to see we met if not exceeded yours. I’m pleased your party enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back to the Royal soon. Vicki Glen General Manager More 

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42 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here in June with a young family. Really clean and helpful staff. Imposing building near the seafront without the hustle and bustle of a seaide town. Beach 150 meters from the front door. Would definately stay again. Many thanks for an enjoyable stay.

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VickiGlen, General Manager at Bay Royal Whitby Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5* review. I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and we ticked the box throughout. We hope to welcome you back to the Royal in the not too distant future. Vicki Glen General Manager More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited the royal hotel in Whitby with my partner and my parents. We were promised parking at the hotel, which we never got.... Also the staff running the restaurant had no manners what so ever. As we came down for our breakfast ( which would suit a toddler) I was about to tuck in and noticed a large... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking Whitby, with breathtaking views of Whitby Abbey and the sea, the Royal is steeped in intriguing history and heritage. Many of the hotel bedrooms are front facing and have superb views thanks to the hotel’s cliff top position. This is an extremely popular hotel that has many returning customers thanks to its warm and friendly welcome and great hospitality. The entertainments suite offers a great variety of entertainment and guests can also enjoy the marvellous views from the comfortable restaurant and bar. The Royal Hotel is in an ideal location, just a few minutes from the famous harbour and shops. Whitby is a traditional maritime town and with its old cobbled streets, picturesque houses and sandy blue flag beach, it is a great place for a holiday or short break. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Royal Whitby Hotel

Address: West Cliff, Whitby YO21 3HT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range: $119 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Royal Whitby Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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