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“Weekend stay at Whitby”
Review of The Waverley

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The Waverley
Ranked #26 of 151 Whitby B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Bridlington, England, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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“Weekend stay at Whitby”
Reviewed 15 May 2012

Returned home yesterday from a Linedance Weekend in Whitby, and as has been the norm for the last at least nine years,stayed at the Waverley Guest House.The new owners,Tania & David were extremely welcoming and friendly and certainly lived up to the high standards we have come to enjoy every year.It is always very clean and is situated close to most amenities.I look forward to staying there for many years to come.

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Grantham
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Reviewed 16 April 2012

The Waverley was recommended to us by friends and we were not disappointed. Steven and Julie were both on hand to greet us and offer help with luggage if needed. The room was VERY clean, comfortable and had lots of extra little thoughtful touches.. Fresh milk in flask, hand cream, cotton wool balls, tissues, sewing kit just to mention a few! Also liked 'Waverley Bear' :)
We had a lovely view of the Abbey from our window (apologies to friends for stealing 'their' room!!!)
Breakfast was freshly cooked with fresh, local produce and ample amounts of toast, tea and coffee were available. Looking forward to our return trip in October. Thanks Steven and Julie

Room Tip: Our room on 2nd floor had a brilliant view of the abbey
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with friends
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SandJWhitby, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review, 18 April 2012
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Unlike most we never solicit reviews but always appreciate it when people make the effort and take the time to let us know their thoughts.
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Reviewed 4 April 2012

The room was excellent, very clean and contained everything we needed ( we got fresh milk in a flask every day for our tea and coffee in our room) The breakfast was gorgeous with not a trace of grease or fat!! Stephen and Julie were excellent hosts and told us where the best places to eat where and how to travel around Whitby. We'll be back in August 2012

  • Stayed April 2012
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SandJWhitby, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review, 5 April 2012
Thank you for your lovely comments and taking the time to make them, we appreciate all feedback. Your comments are all the more gratifying considering that we had a major power cut whilst you were with us which restricted our ability to provide adequate heating and hot water or what we consider should be available at breakfast, you couldn't even dry your hair properly. Thanks again.
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Hull
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Reviewed 31 July 2011

Thank you again Julie and Steve for another great stay. The breakfasts were excellent as expected, and your hospitality was warm as ever. The opportunity to use a laptop computer that you have available for guests to use is a great idea, well done! We look forward to staying again!!!

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Hull, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 17 July 2011

We stayed at the Waverley for 2 nights and during our time there we where made very welcome. The room was excellent with a very comfortable Queen size bed! The breakfast was to a very high standard made with local fresh food, The home made jam was very yummy! Would definatley recommend that you vist, We will be coming back!! THANKS SO MUCH FOR LOOKING AFTER US! suzanne and gordon

Room Tip: Our room number 3 had a lovely view
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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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SandJWhitby, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review, 20 July 2011
We are glad that you enjoyed your break and we do appreciate your review. All of the back rooms have great views of the Abbey, thanks for pointing it out. We hope to see you again. Stephen & Julie
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newport monmouthshire uk
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Reviewed 15 July 2011

NIGEL + TAN
We checked the reviews before we went and made our choice based on them . AS I SAID IT DOES WHAT IT SAYE ON THE TIN .!
On arrival steve and julie were very welcoming which puts you at ease . They are very helpfull with a good knowledge of whitby and the dales. the breakfast was excellent with a wide range to select from . we recomend The Waverly very clean and tidy .

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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SandJWhitby, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review, 20 July 2011
Thank you for your comments and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again. Julie and Stephen
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derby
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Reviewed 12 July 2011

The Waverley really is the best place to stay at in Whitby. Our hosts are always there to help if needed and to offer advice about places to visit in the area. On top of that the place is always spotlessly clean and the breakfasts are the best we've had on our travels.WE'd recommend the Waverley to anyone wanting B&B accommodation at its finest.

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled as a couple
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SandJWhitby, Owner at The Waverley, responded to this review, 14 July 2011
Thank you for taking the time to write a review and the title you have given which is in keeping with our strapline of "Enjoy our home".

It was good to welcome you back to Whitby and hopefully we will see you again.
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Property: The Waverley
Address: 17 Crescent Avenue, Whitby YO21 3ED, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #26 of 151 B&Bs / Inns in Whitby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — The Waverley 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A quality AA 4 star Guest House built in 1898, The Waverley has been offered accommodation for the discerning traveler for more than a century. With an enviable reputation for a friendly welcome, we are passionate about providing quality service and ensuring that our guests enjoy an exceptional breakfast using local and organic produce for breakfast and Fairtrade tea and coffee in the guest rooms.Situated on Whitby's West Cliff, many or our rooms have panoramic views of the Abbey yet are within a short stroll of the many attractions and regular events in Whitby.Open all year round, we offer a flexible range of double, twin and single en-suite facilities with high standards of cleanliness and attention to detail at an affordable price. ... more   less 
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