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pontefract
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay here to travel to Whitby for the goth festival. Lovely hotel in the perfect location. Very peaceful. Breakfast was lovely. Will definitely book for next year. Owner friendly and helpful. Wish we had stayed longer and saw more of Sandsend.

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is in a beautiful, quiet spot with great views. The room was attractive and comfortable. The hospitality from Caroline was warm and welcoming. We had a meal in the restaurant during our stay which was absolutely delicious.

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Thank Kathryn M
Lancashire
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We spent a long weekend at this beautifully peaceful boutique hotel, the location just could not be better! It is within easy walking distance of the delightful Sandsend beach and a five minute drive to the historic harbour town of Whitby; the hostess Caroline could not be faulted, her attention to detail and requirements of her guests are without doubt...

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Thank headroom
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful peaceful location, plenty wildlife in the nearby woodlands. Short walk to the sea, quiet little village within a short drive to Whitby. Rooms are comfortable but the best thing is the welcome atmosphere, that and the food! Recommended

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Gorgeous location in a wooded valley but only a short distance from the sea. We had a very friendly welcome. The bedroom was very comfortable, the shower was amazing and the bedding silky smooth. The breakfast was delicious. We only stayed one night but would have liked longer. I can't comment on dinner as we only ate breakfast. Recommended.

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Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Booked a birthday meal with my wife in this small boutique style hotel - located in the picturesque village of Sandsend, Whitby. Very fresh clean and relaxing restaurant and bar area. We had drinks in the bar before an excellent 3 course meal. Every option on the menu seemed tempting. Food was gorgeous. Although we were not staying at the...

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Thank Bobster88
Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Situated at the end of small inlet, some 3 minute walk from the sea, the Woodlands Hotel is the place to stay if you want excellent service, spacious bedrooms and superb food. Situated 4 or so miles from the bustling fishing town of Whitby, where it is said Bram Stoker based his Dracula stories, the hotel is set in its...

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Thank roger p
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

my walk from wits end cafe sandsend down by the river that flows to the sea by prity cottages buckets and spades in the gardens ,I arrived to a wooded area there nestled just at the edgs of the wood was Woodlands Hotel it took me back in time with its old School House next door that is used as...

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Thank elaine b
Leeds
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the family room, which I wouldn't normally do as I like my space, but it was plenty big enough with a king sized and 2 single beds, with a double chair, Sky tv and free wifi. Really nice bedding and decor and decent sized bathroom with shower over the bath. Plenty of room for the wife and I,...

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Bromborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We were welcomed by name at the door. This small (only 4 rooms) hotel is situated in a peaceful location (quite hard to find) in a beach area not far from Whitby. Our room (room 4) was beautifully and comfortably furnished with tea/coffee, bottled water. We had to ask for toiletries but that was an oversight. Great shower in bathroom....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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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 )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Woodlands Hotel

Address: | The Valley, Sandsend, Whitby YO21 3TE, England (Formerly The Woodlands Sleep)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby > Sandsend
Price Range: £115 - £150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“all 4 rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles 138elaineb, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quiet location with local woodland walks.”
 of 5 bubbles OspreyWatcher25, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles 163judyt, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room two I split level and my husband wasn't keen on navigating the spiral staircase through the night.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahmars, 8 Apr 2015 | Read review
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