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Review of Whitby Retreats

The stunning harbour view...at dusk
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The stunning harbour view...at dusk
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85 reviews
The stunning harbour view...at dusk
The property is a stunning, grade 2 listed building
Fine dining...
The master bedroom - with ensuite and harbour view
Original features include feature fireplaces in both bedrooms
Open the door, enjoy the view...
17a peeks out from the yard of the Captain Cook Museum (middle of picture)
The tiny study
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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

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Walker399...
Leeds
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Always excellent”
Reviewed 9 November 2015 for a stay in November 2015

We stay at 17a, Grape Lane at least once a year (often twice).

The location is superb, the views wonderful and the standard of the accommodation excellent (and constantly maintained - a new en-suite bathroom this time :-)).

Perfect for a couple or family.

Thank you again.

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Liked best: Location and views
Liked least: No drawbacks
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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carol w
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“We wouldn't stay anywhere else in Whitby”
Reviewed 2 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Our previous stay at Grape Lane was 3 years ago so we knew what to expect and was not
disappointed this time. Still very high standard so clean with nice fresh white sheets and fluffy white towels perfect location. Will be booking again next year for a special celebration.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Julie B
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“relaxing, amazing property to stay in Whitby,very relaxing stay”
Reviewed 15 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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person found this review helpful

We stayed for 3 night,17 A Grape Lane is beautiful.Home from home.Views amazing.Close to fantastic walks, pubs,places to eat.The propery is beautiful. Relaxing,we will definitely be staying again.

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Liked best: location,views,everything you need is here for a perfect stay.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Paul0011
Hamsterley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A great choice”
Reviewed 22 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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Excellent accommodation, well equipped and a great location. You could not be closer to the action....swing bridge, Abbey steps, shops, pubs and restaurants and yet once inside secluded with great views.

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Liked best: Location
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 50-64
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caroline4...
stockport uk
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Excellent accommodation in Central Whitby”
Reviewed 18 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

If you fancy a break in a lovely apartment , clean and airy with views of the harbour and close to all amenities this is for you. There is some noise form the streets below and the boats in the harbour but this is to be expected in a working port .You are a stones throw form all the history of Whitby , the Abbey can be reached in less than 5 mins. Apartment warm and well equipped perfect spot experience a working fishing port

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Liked best: The views
Travelling group: Extended Family
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