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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here whilst working in hull ,what a smashing little pub/hotel, The rooms are very modern and very nicely decorated all with en suite and decent size televisions. The bar/restaurant is very nice to with a good selection of food and drink at very reasonable prices. The staff are also extremely pleasant and helpful would definitely make this my base... More 

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Thank Val73stu
Gill R, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovley comments and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. If you contact us directly to make furture bookings, were possible we try and up grade returning customers. Kind Regards, Sue Perkins More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
77 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

After lots of planning and reading the reviews, I had settled in the place to rest my weary head. Result.....I had got away from my meeting early and was looking forward to an hours rest before dinner Oh....but it's not open !!! Upon reading the small print....check in is only allowed between 5pm and 8pm What the really means is... More 

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Thank Rob S
Gill R, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

I find it very difficult to respond to your review when you actually didn't stay with us nor enter the building. However I do appreciate and understand your disappointment. We do offer a out of hours checking service to all customers with notice however understandably you we unaware of this as you didn't read the small print when making the... More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We live out of hull and stayed over at the weekend as my boyfriend had tickets to watch Jimmy Carr at the City Hall. Pub has a lovely warm feeling when walk in, we was greeted with a lovely smile and great pint. Our stay got even better when we saw the marine room, I was shocked at how amazing... More 

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Thank porkinsHH
Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments. I hope you both enjoyed Jimmy Carr and hope to see you again on your next vsit to Hull. If you book direct on your return we often try to give returning guestst an upgrade when possible. Many Thanks, Sue Perkins More 

Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Was greeted by friendly staff and given an upgrade from a single on second floor to a double on first floor at no extra cost. Stayed for 3 nights, the room was comfortable and well stocked with tea and coffee, sweets and bottled water. They even supplied a comb in the bathroom along with toiletries. The location is great just... More 

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Thank wadi21449
Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Youre review is a pleasure to raed and I would like to thank you for your lovely comments, very pleased you enjoyed your free upgrade. Regards, Sue Perkins More 

York, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This truly is a hidden gem. I came in here last week to meet our friends who were staying in the master suite we was allowed to go up and have a look my god the rooms are out of this world you would never expect it above a pub I then came down to book my girlfriend and I... More 

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Thank prize16
Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Your comments are very kind. Im very proud to read you enjoyed your visit and hopfully we will see you more frequenly if you are vsisiting the ice area often. Many Thanks, Sue Perkins More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying for just one night in Hull as we were running the marathon the next day. Great position in the centre of town and good for a just one night. The rooms were very nice, and the bar staff who greeted us were fantastic! We had dinner at the pub, tasty and cheap. Just to warn people who... More 

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Thank SianMcGuinness
Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Sian, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on trip advisor. I am very pleased to read you were impressed with our rooms. I do howver appoligsie about the false information on bookins.com, this issue has been addressed to prevent dissapointmet for future guest. Thank You, Sue Perkins More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My mum in law announced just a few short weeks ago she was getting no married and needed help to plan the wedding, after visiting a few different venues we stumbled upon the Whittington and Cat situated near the town centre and what an absolute Pandora's box of a pub/ hotel! To walk into the establishment your brain cannot comprehend... More 

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Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments on here. I am so pleased to hear you and your family were made to meet so welcome by Gill and her team, especially on such a important special day like your wedding day. Look forward to seeing you again for your daughter Chrsitening. Kind Reards, Sue Perkins More 

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20 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

the rooms are spacious and comfortable. I paid 50 for single occupancy even once I was given an upgrade. ideal if you want to visit the city. the best point is at the back of the holiday Inn at a fraction of the price. the only problem no breakfast but there is a very convenient Costa round the corner. Good... More 

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Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I am very pleased you read you enjoyed yur stay. Hope to see you again soon. Regards, Sue Perkins More 

Scarborough, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Stands alone but is an ideal base away from the hustle and bustle. Across the road a lovely stroll along the marina where you can get an insight of the true Hull Maritime history. Hotel run by a mother and son team who are absolutely fabulous. Always helpful, and make you feel as if you were one of the locals... More 

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Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

It is a pleasure to read your comments about your stay, I am very happy to read that Gill & Tom looked after you well. The marina is one of my favourite walks in the city. Thank you for taking the time for writing a review, Kind Regards, Sue Perkins More 

Mullumbimby, Australia
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132 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I stayed here for three nights . I was glad I made the choice to stay here . I hadn't been back to Hull since the '70s and I remembered the old Pub as it used to be . It was a rough house then and you wouldn't have chosen to stay there unless you were unconscious . Times have... More 

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Thank Kingspoon
Sue p, Owner at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You for your lovely review, im sure on your return to Hull you will have seen a dramatic change throughout the city. The city development is exciting, hope to see you again. More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 4 star sliver hotel above a modern city pub. The Whittington & Cat provides a range of different hotel rooms, from single suits, luxury doubles and apartments. Only a 5 min walk from the train station and the centre of hull. We are located a 2 min walk from Hull Ice Arena. We are a family run business and have been described as a hidden gem in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Whittington and Cat Hotel

Address: Commercial Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 2SA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > East Riding of Yorkshire > Kingston-upon-Hull
Price Range: £61 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Whittington and Cat Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“If not fit don't bother”
 of 5 bubbles cathy1506, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“No breakfast, there are options to go out for breakfast but when just passing through you would want to leave in the morning after eating”
 of 5 bubbles DianaB375, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“master suite”
 of 5 bubbles 900main, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had the cappuccino room which was lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles AmberC114, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Maybe the first floor rooms are larger?”
 of 5 bubbles TravelPad, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
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