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Riftswood B&B

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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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Charming Victorian, family run B&B, quietly situated in a secluded part of Whitby, yet within close proximity to the sea front, beach and the bus & rail stations in the centre of Whitby. Guest facilities include 3 large double en-suite bedrooms, with full English breakfast using local...
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5 Ladysmith Avenue, Whitby YO21 3HX, England
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31.8 miles to Durham Tees Valley Airport
11 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely b n b is ideally situated near the West Cliff with only a short walk to the main town centre. Paula and Pete are very welcoming and really go the extra mile to ensure guests have a fabulous time. The rooms are cosy...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic B&B. Warm and friendly welcome by Paula, Peter & Denzel the Ladradoodle. Booked 2 ensuite rooms which were spacious and comfortable. Breakfast was absolutely delicious and nothing too much trouble. My dad enjoyed his Gluten-Free cereal which Paula bought specially.... and his cooked breakfast...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here again for a midweek break. I’m pleased to say that the place hasn’t lost any of the charm from our previous stays. The welcome was as warm as ever and the breakfasts were superb. Paula and Peter really do go out of...More

Thank Whitby R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If I was reviewing this B&B on hosting alone it would have got 5 stars, but unfortunately that is not all that makes a great B&B. Paula was very welcoming and made you feel at ease even before you set over the threshold. Riftswood is...More

Thank Julie C
Response from Riftswood, Owner at Riftswood B&BResponded 1 week ago

Dear Julie, we are very sorry you were disappointed with your stay, it is very upsetting to read as we care very much that our guests have an enjoyable stay with us. I do wish you had mentioned some of the points to us during...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Our first time staying at Riftswood B&B and it definitely won't be our last! Amazed at how friendly and welcoming our hosts were,lovely touches with wine.and cake welcome and personalised breakfast menu,ten minutes walk into town and saving the best till last the lovely Denzil!...More

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Charming Victorian, family run B&B, quietly situated in a secluded part of Whitby, yet within close proximity to the sea front, beach and the bus & rail stations in the centre of Whitby. Guest facilities ...More include 3 large double en-suite bedrooms, with full English breakfast using local produce, along with a selection of alternative items for those with a smaller appetite.Please note we are a strictly non-smoking establishment. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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"Room 1 has a separate WC, but views of the Whitby Town pitch."
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"Two rooms overlooking the avenue first floor"
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"Room 2 was a lovely sized room with ensuite."
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"Room 2 very good with ensuite"
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