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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed there for 2 night's for new year. We could not fault it if we tried. Wonderful staff and sevice and amazing scrumptious food. The whole experience was wonderful. The breakfast was outstanding. We will be back.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I would highly recommend this hotel. The service was to a very high standard and we felt very well looked after. All staff were friendly and genuinely cared about the service they were delivering and made the stay more memorable. We stayed in a dog friendly executive duplex room and were very happy to be told we'd been upgraded (because...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear LornaAdams12, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your birthday night away at Raithwaite. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and I am pleased to hear that you felt our service was to a very high standard. You are correct in saying, our staff do all genuinely care about...

Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What can I say - Superb. From the moment we arrived to the minute we left we were impressed. We booked direct with the hotel for 3 nights (9th - 11th Jan '17) Bed and Breakfast. Room 212 in the main house was ours for the next three nights. I cannot say how impressed we were with the level of...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear mickinbradshaw, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at Raithwaite. I am so pleased to read that you have found your 'Piece of heaven in Yorkshire' at Raithwaite. Our customer service is hugely important to us therefore I am very pleased that you found our staff and their service more than accommodating....

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on Friday as a stop off to a business meeting and it also made a nice ending to a relaxing Christmas break from work. The reception was very slick and gave us a great insight of great customer service to come, we entered the bar area after unpacking and my pint of Guinness was most welcome and...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear pfc302, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to Raithwaite. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, I am pleased to read that our bar and restaurant didn't disappoint! Thank you for your comments, we will look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards Lucy

Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a two night break at this lovely hotel. I must say how impressed we were in all areas of the hotel. It is very well maintained both inside and out. The gardeners keep the place looking fantastic, it has real kerb appeal! The cleaning staff inside are doing a fantastic job as it all looked spotless in the...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear whatnamecaniuse, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent 2 night stay at Raithwaite. I am pleased to read that you were impressed with Raithwaite and that all aspects of your stay were to your liking. Thank you for your comments of our staff and the restaurant food, these comments will be passed on...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my second visit to the hotel having stayed in the main hall last October for a wedding. This time we brought our family (6 other adults) and we stayed in the Discovery Cottage- with one room extra in the hall. The cottage was exceptional- decorated to perfection, immaculately presented and very well equipped. There are three large bedrooms,...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear Orchidflower25, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at Raithwaite. It is lovely to read that you and all of your family had a pleasant stay in the Discovery Cottage and the Hall. Thank you for your feedback with your 'negatives' all feedback good and bad is very important to us so...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We felt very much taken care of from from the moment we arrived. We had a side facing room with a large balcony, beautiful big windows, huge comfy bed & the room was beautifully presented. The front desk is the heartbeat of a hotel & at Raithwaite the desk staff carry out their job effortlessly, they seem to have the...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear MissBliss2011, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit to Raithwaite. I am delighted to hear that you were taken care of from the first moment that you arrived, your comments regarding our reception and concierge staff will be fed back to the team thank you. We will look forward to your next...

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Raithwaite for two nights over New Year. Last year the New Years Eve dinner was perfect, this year it was very average. It was upsetting for us as this year we invited two friends & they too were not impressed with the dinner. The staff are very professional & the hotel is what you would expect...

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Pickering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a short 2 night break for a special birthday (January 2017) and were looked after so well by all the staff who were all so pleasant and attentive. The bedroom was top class and very comfortable (as with the rest of the hotel, quite plain but very classy) Dinner in the Hunters was superb and the poachers bar...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear edenmedia, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay at Raithwaite. Thank you for your lovely comments regarding our staff and the hotel. Kind Regards Lucy

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a Deluxe Room in the Main Hall for a couple of nights between Xmas & New Year. We were blessed with blue skies and sunshine, although it was very cold as we expected. We got a warm welcome at Raithwaite, and generally enjoyed our stay. The rooms are all different and ours was a large one on the...

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Raithwaite_Estate, Manager at Raithwaite Estate, responded to this review

Dear Christine D, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at Raithwaite between Christmas and New Year. It is lovely to hear that you had the pleasure of blue skies and sunshine to compliment your stay with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your Deluxe room in the Hall this time and that...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Cuisines: British
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 80-acre Raithwaite Estate with its landscaped grounds is located in the coastal North Yorkshire countryside. Luxurious rooms within The Hall and Keep buildings feature alongside an indoor pool, spa, sauna, gym, 2 restaurants and 2 bars. With luxurious bathrobes, spacious beds and an en suite bathroom, all rooms on the Raithwaite Estate are individually designed. Some also feature a balcony or terrace with stunning views of the landscaped grounds.Local, seasonal produce is used in the Estate's restaurants, located within both The Hall and Keep, with both specialising in Whitby's famous fresh produce from both land and sea.The extensive spa and fitness facilities on the Estate include an 11-metre pool, steam room, and a whirlpool. A range of indulgent spa treatments are also on offer and can be booked prior to arrival. The local countryside, beaches, and nearby North York Moors all offer fantastic scenic walks. The historic town of Whitby is just 5 minutes' drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Raithwaite Estate

Address: Sandsend Road, Whitby YO21 3SR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby
Price Range: $122 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Raithwaite Estate 4*
Number of rooms: 73
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
#1 Luxury Hotel in Whitby
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“Executive & Deluxe rooms are fine, the only difference between them is their size.”
 of 5 bubbles 1JeffG, 1 week ago | Read review
“Some rooms are in the Keep and some in the main Hall”
 of 5 bubbles 200ChristineD, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 305 the Jefferson Suite is fab. At the back of the building, really spacious and well equipt.”
 of 5 bubbles 4li50n, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the gardens are a bit smaller that those overlooking the hill or the car park, but all the rooms are gorgeous!”
 of 5 bubbles angmon2015, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Depends on what you want there are several types of accommodation available. We stayed in the Keep, very modern and large room and ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles Carolinaisabella, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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