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Arches Guesthouse

Traveller (25)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“on arrival”(52 reviews)
“family room”(23 reviews)
“full english”(33 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
The Arches is a Victorian, 4 star, family run Guest House. We are situated conveniently on Whitby’s West Cliff which is only a 5 minute stroll from town, the harbour or beach. Our Stylishly decorated rooms have Egyptian cotton bedding and towels, complementary refreshments, Wi-Fi, and...
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Location and contact
8 Havelock Place | Hudson Street, Whitby YO21 3ER, England
32.2 miles to Durham Tees Valley Airport
110 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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All reviewson arrivalfamily roomfull englishwarm welcomekippersshort walkclean roomsfantastic breakfastb bsguest housewest cliffa lovely staylovely roomthe ground floorenglish breakfastcooked to perfectionthank you for a lovely
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights and was a great weekend. Parking was a nightmare but got a space eventually and with a free permit was worth the 30min going around the blocks trying to find a space. We stayed in the highest room 110 the hike...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely stay, welcoming, helpful staff. Clean room and beautiful breaky! Would definitely return. We have no negative feedback whatsoever. Great location, parked the car fine and did not have to worry about it all weekend!

Thank Harriet N
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Our first time here, and from booking in to leaving it was great, Dave and the staff where very helpful and friendly. The room (No:6) was just right, and very clean, breakfast was great too. It's a short 8 minute walk down to the beach...More

Thank Mickiete
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We have just returned from our annual visit to The Arches - a perfect break that never disappoints. The breakfast is legendary and Dave and 'The Girls' are amazing - friendly and helpful with time for everyone. We stayed in Room 6 - spotless and...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The location is excellent - within easy reach of the beach and the start of one of the Ghost walks and only a very short distance into town. The owners are very friendly and welcoming. The room was spotless and very comfortable - big fluffy...More

Thank cathie22016
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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Price range
US$111 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$111 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Front room with lots of seaguls"
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"We found our room to be very quiet. Room 8."
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"Book early. We had a ground floor room, and this was lovely, and we felt secure there."
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"excellent place all rooms am sure are lovely"
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