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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely time from the 10th-12th of June, hosts couldn't do enough for you and where sooo nice, lovely breakfast and a beautiful room with a view to match! Would definitely be back and would certainly recommend! Everything was in a reasonable walking distance, lovely pubs, cafes & shops. Parking permit for the full weekend 50p!! You couldn't get... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Visited Whitby for a 2 night stay in March, we selected The Waverley after its good reviews. Everything we had read was correct I'm pleased to say. David greeted us at the door, he arranged a on street parking pass, carried our bags upstairs (to the top floor) where our room comfortable overlooked the main street. The room was well... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Stayed one night in this great guest house, lovely warm welcome from the hosts David and Tania, excellent room (5) , breakfast great , lovely views , I would highly recommend, walking distance to town so booked in for new year .

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Thank Michelle E
David B, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review

Hi Michelle. Thank you for taking the time to write a great review of your stay with us at The Waverley, it was a pleasure to have you both & we look forward to seeing you for the new year celebrations. Kind regards, David & Tania. More 

Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Another great weekend stay at the Waverley - always lovely to see proprietors Tania and David - as usual, my friend and I were met with a lovely smile and our luggage was carried up the two flights of stairs to Room 5 (our usual) with the beautiful view of Whitby Abbey. Can't fault this B&B - always spotlessly clean,... More 

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Thank Diana27653
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This is a first class guest house. Everything about this establishment is highly recommended. The service, attention to detail, the accommodation and lovely food. We will be booking here again. Chris and Maria. Doncaster.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The Waverley is an excellent hotel, just off Westclife, easy walking distance to town center, we stay here every May for the weekend, the host, Dave and Tanya are brilliant, nothing's too much trouble, the breakfast is excellent and wholesome and cooked to order, we always have the twin room on first floor, our friend has a single room next... More 

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Bridlington, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Have spent many weekends at The Waverley in Whitby when visiting for the annual Linedance event at the Pavilion Rooms .The hosts ,Tania and David Brown are fabulous,friendly,and extremely inviting people and it's just like visiting friends.The rooms are always spotless and the breakfasts are delicious.I would certainly recommend The Waverley without hesitation for anyone visiting Whitby.

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Thank Trish J
David B, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review

Hi Trish, many thanks for another great review, it's always a pleasure to have you stay with us, look forward to next years Linedance event. All the best, David & Tania. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

We found our stay at the Waverley very comfortable, and everything that we wanted was available to us to make our stay very memorable. The location of the Waverley is excellent , and the view from the rooms of the sea, and the famous Abbey were excellent. Regards Doug Robinson

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

What a lovely stay me and my partner have had here! I can not fault the B&B at all. Tania and David are lovely and welcoming and the breakfast was lovely and the rooms were great. Great location in Whitby too...short walk from beach/pub etc. Will definitely come back!!!

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Thank Rebecca H
David B, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review

Hi Rebecca, thank you very much for taking the time to write a great review of ourselves & The Waverley, we never tire of reading them. It was a pleasure to have you both for the Goth festival & of course we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us & we look forward to welcoming you back... More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Excellent service with beautiful newly decorated room in a highly desirable convenient location. The room was welcoming and comfortable, the service was brilliant and the breakfast was delicious. Cannot wait to return in July :)

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David B, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review

Hi Annabel, many thank for taking the time to write a review, very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming yourself & Simon back in July, let's hope the sun is shining. Kind regards, David & Tania. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A quality AA 4 star Guest House built in 1898, The Waverley has been offered accommodation for the discerning traveler for more than a century. With an enviable reputation for a friendly welcome, we are passionate about providing quality service and ensuring that our guests enjoy an exceptional breakfast using local and organic produce for breakfast and Fairtrade tea and coffee in the guest rooms.Situated on Whitby's West Cliff, many or our rooms have panoramic views of the Abbey yet are within a short stroll of the many attractions and regular events in Whitby.Open all year round, we offer a flexible range of double, twin and single en-suite facilities with high standards of cleanliness and attention to detail at an affordable price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waverley

Address: 17 Crescent Avenue, Whitby YO21 3ED, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range: $66 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Waverley 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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