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  • Excellent56%
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“youth hostel”(42 reviews)
“bunk beds”(24 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a very nice yha. The location would take some beating, The sun set amazing. .Very clean hostel with plenty of staff. Right on the Cleveland way, just a matter of 99 steps up from the town, and back down again if you want fish and...More

Thank hillhay
Response from Whitby M, Owner at YHA WhitbyResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi hillhay! thanks for your review - I do hope you can return. Simon & Team Whitby :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just been for a second visit to the hostel and have to say there’s been some nice changes made to it. The main one is the dining/cafe area. It’s been recently decorated and now serves meals/cakes/coffees/ bottles alcohol, beers wine etc. It has a for...More

Thank Doodles6
Response from Whitby M, Manager at YHA WhitbyResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Doodles6! Thanks for your review - yes we have made a few changes over winter and its always extra satisfying when our returning guests like them! There will be other small but much needed changes coming up - I hope to meet you on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place with a picture perfect view down into Whitby and the old town and harbour. It's a magic settling away from the bustling crowds. Choose a room with a front view. Rooms are clean and comfortable and some with their own bathroom. The Terrance...More

Thank rmcalcott
Response from Whitby M, Manager at YHA WhitbyResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi rmcalott Thanks for the review - please do return :) Simon & Team Whitby

Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

A last minute visit to Whitby left me and 2 friends with minimum options, so we booked this place mainly for cost and location. For a hostel this place was exactly as expected, outdated and under maintained rooms, with thin walls that reminded you it’s...More

Thank Gavin B
Response from Whitby M, Manager at YHA WhitbyResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gavin - Thanks for your review. I hope you can return and stay with us again. kind Regards, Simon & Team Whitby

Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Been before. .....im a regular hosteller and staff were excellant and very pleasant and really efficient 5☆.. My pal had never been to a hostel and he was bowled over..loved it..we were on a boozy couple of days and he was telling everyone in the...More

Thank Sohny111
Response from Whitby M, Manager at YHA WhitbyResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sohny111 - Thank you so much for your glowing review - you've made the team really happy! Please do return. Regards Simon & Team Whitby

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
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$37 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
$37 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Michelle H
November 1, 2017|
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Response from Whitby M | Property representative |
Hello the steps themselves are quite shallow and with a handrail so if you anybody of average fitness shouldn't struggle - just take your time and enjoy the views! Alternatively, there is a car park on the headland and local... More
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alexmatt12
May 18, 2016|
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Hello We do have rooms that contain a double bed
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"Rooms are bunks which are ok if you are slim, have no problems with joints, or heights and like a hard bed."
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"Room 11 lets in rain (but has amazing views)"
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"If you have someone with you it's easy enough to drop them off with the bags at the hostel door before..."
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"Great view of the Abbey"
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