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Rosemont, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was taken aback by the beautiful decor inside this lovely old building. It is lik an exclusive hotel. The rooms are lovely and very spacious. Everything is sparkling clean thank to Michelle. The amenities provided like bottled water, biscuits etc. make the stay even better. The location really couldn't be better. You are across the road from the marina...

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here at the whittington last month, what a beautiful hidden gem this is, the rooms are lovely and decorated to a great taste, modern and contempary,warm comfotable, best nights sleep ever! Would definately stay again.Great bar and company.

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

Hello Shelly, thank you very much for your fantastic 5 star review on trip advisor. Hope to see you again, Kind Regards, Sue

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted a last minute hotel stay in Hull and found this little place which was ideal. The location was great as we could walk to the marina and there is free car parking in the retail park behind. We were greeted warmly and were even treated to an upgrade as I'm heavily pregnant so we were put in a...

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

Hello Jodie, thank you very much for your lovely review. Our Marine View is a popular room of ours wit great views. I'm very pleased you enjoyed your stay. Many Thanks, Sue Perkins

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling alone for work I booked 2 night at The Whittington on a colleagues recommendation. I stayed in the marine view room-it was gorgeous with lovely view. Had a lovely welcome in the bar down stairs which is decorated very smartly and for a pub had a very friendly family feel. I was very comfortable having a meal alone down...

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

Hello, thank you very much fir taking the time to write such a lovely review on trip advisor. On your returning visit to Hull, if you contact us directly on hotelbookinghull@hotmail.co.uk we might be able to give you a better deal instead of booking through a third party booking site. Kind Regards, Sue

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I always like to try to stay in hotels which are not chains when I travel and quite often this means you end up finding some hidden gems. Unfortunately this was not one of those times. It started well- the room was nicely decorated- more like a bedroom in a nice house than a hotel room- with some nice little...

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Had a Christmas meal with a group of 16. Food was delicious and very good value. Drinks also very reasonable price and had a fab night. Well worth a visit. Starter of Prawn cocktail, turkey and cheese cake pudding.

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Sue P, Manager at The Whittington and Cat Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Kirsty Thank you for your review it is very much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Gill

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went today with our 3yr old daughter for dinner. The restaurant was cosy, clean and quite plush. Lovely fire burning. The service was impeccable and the food was outstanding. I had roast beef - delicious thick melting beef and lots of it. The mash was dreamy too. My husband said the same of his lamb, and...

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

It is a pleasure to read your review Jess, I am very pleased you enjoyed your family meal and your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review on trip advisor and look forward to seeing you again. Many Thanks, Sue

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...

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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

Manchester, United Kingdom
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...

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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...

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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...

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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

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Amenities

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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
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • 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: £50 - £75 (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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“All of the rooms are good.”
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“If not fit don't bother”
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“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”
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