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Lavinia House

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doncaster
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just come back from staying 2 nights in Room 7 at Lavinia House. We couldn't fault it,clean,made very welcome,breakfast really nice,they couldn't do enough for us.Room 7 window seats looking out to an amazing view. of the harbour. Location perfect.Binoculars provided as well. 4 day parking included. We would definately go back.

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Penistone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner and I stayed here this week for the second time. We had room 8 on the top floor, a large sunny room with 2 big windows, nice views & a very comfortable luxurious king sized bed. Gorgeous Egyptian cotton bed linen too. Sarah the proprietor is a real sweetheart who gave us a warm welcome & really couldn't... More 

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Thank D1FEL
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in room 8 at the top of the house with lovely views across the roof tops to the swing bridge and beyond. Most comfortable bed ever in a B&B. The nicest room we've stayed in and we visit Whitby regularly. Everything about Lavinia House is just right, the booking, the parking, the breakfast with lots of choice including... More 

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Thank AnnieK106
North Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our 2 night stay at Lavinia House. The house is spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Tea and coffee facilities were more than adequate for our needs. Lovely breakfast and very friendly proprietors. It is in the ideal place for a stay in Whitby. We would very highly recommend.

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Thank ernsuegables
Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the third time we've stayed here whilst visiting Whitby. We stayed in room 7 this time. The bed was very comfortable, room and bathroom clean, breakfasts nicely cooked, and owners very welcoming and helpful. I would not hesitate to choose to stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time we've stayed here. This time we stayed in one of the rooms with a king size 4 post bed. The bed was extremely comfortable, the room was large, great sea views reclining chairs in the room tea making facilities ensuite bathroom. Binoculars in the room to watch what you like from your windows. Great breakfast... More 

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Thank Andy D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two nights in room 2 and very clean well presented with lovely owners. Personally if the toiletries were of a higher standard and coffee in the room it would be perfect. Parking is a nightmare, if your lucky to get a spot near the b&b don't move your car and use the tour bus or a taxi. This was... More 

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Thank Keighley E
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

'This was our second visit to Lavinia house. We stayed in lovely room 7, which was suited to our needs. It was warm,comfortable and clean room, with a wonderful sea view. The room service, the staff, and the breakfast s, were all of an exceptional standard. The owners Sarah and John were exceptionally helpful and friendly. As per the title,... More 

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Thank Jim L
Leek, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Had a sea view from my room and the owners had thoughtfully put little seats by the window with binoculars to view the sea. Really clean and fresh and Sarah was very welcoming. Good choice for breakfast - I had scrambled eggs so can't vouch for the the full English, but I'm sure it will have been good.

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Thank Jill B
Liskeard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Staying at Lavinia House whilst working in Whitby, I found John and Sarah to be very friendly and accomodating. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. Very tasty breakfast too. Another great B and B that proves good old fashioned service and rooms are still available.

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A lovely house of character, an ideal base for discovering the coast, the North Yorkshire moors and the narrow streets of the delightful town of Whitby. All rooms are en-suite with bath or shower, TV's, beverage making facilities. Some rooms have king-size four poster beds, sea and harbour views. Freshly cooked full English breakfasts are served in our informal dining room. For the comfort of all guests, Lavinia House has a strictly no smoking policy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lavinia House

Address: 3 East Crescent, Whitby YO21 3HD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range: $92 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Lavinia House Hotel Whitby
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