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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the family room which had one double and one single bed. There was a great view of the abbey from the window. The room was well decorated and the bathroom was particularly nice. Quiet b&b with lovely owners who made us feel very welcome. They were really helpful with any of our questions about Whitby. Breakfast was...

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nottingham
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We have just returned from spending a great weekend at the Blencartha Guest House. Run by Ron and Liz the guest house is in a great position with a nice walk down to the harbour area. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome and Ron went out of his way to find us a place...

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Thank NottinghamHappy
Great Britain
Reviewed 28 June 2016

First class welcome. First class cooked breakfast. Our Old English Sheepdog Oscar was welcomed and we will definitely be going back. The location is fine, on the West Cliff and the people who run the place deserve all the praise. Until next time!

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1Thank Barnsley
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Just got back from spending 2 nights here. We loved it from start to finish & it was everything we could have wanted & more. From the moment we pulled up outside we were greeted like old friends & made to feel very welcome. Our dog was also made to feel very welcome & was given a treat. We parked...

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1Thank pidge7475
Braunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2016

It was 6 years since we were last here as we now live in Devon. Had the opportunity to visit again and we were so glad Blencaha was still there. Ron and Liz were very accommodating and the breakfast filled us up for the rest of the day. Great we good get the room on the top floor which overlooks...

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1Thank Alison P
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016

A lovely cosy guest house where we were made very welcome by Ron & Liz. The room was great, warm and clean. The breakfast 'bellybursting'!! Great parking for motorbike and somewhere to leave all our motorbike gear without cluttering up the room. Nothing was too much trouble. Ron & Liz were great company Blencathra well situated for easy access to...

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1Thank PeteandDawn_13
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Very warm and friendly guest house with great hosts that made us feel welcome. We had the attic room with our dog, very clean and cosy with a spectucular view out towards the Abbey. The cooked breakfast was de-lici-ous! Everything perfect. Black pudding...wow...and the fried bread? OMG!! We’ve spent most of our freetime in Whitby over the past 15 years...

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1Thank FVWranglers
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2016

We arrived to spend a few days at another guesthouse and due to my mistake with dates we went to see Ron and Liz to see if they could fit us in. We are so greatful to them both for making us and our little dog so very welcome at last minute. We had a smashing view from our attic...

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1Thank Andrea M
Merseyside, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Its a comfortable well decorated and clean guest house. The room was clean and warm, Ron and Liz were friendly and helpful the full English breakfast was good Its well situated for a stroll into town. We took our little dog no problems the town pubs and places to eat are very dog friendly which is what we wanted a...

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Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights for a friends wedding. The owners were very accommodating to our late Friday night arrival. We brought our dog who was very welcomed....she even had her own sausages cooked for her at breakfast time! The owners offered to dog sit her when we went out as well. The room was lovely, quiet and beautiful views of...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Blencathra Guest House

Address: 13 Crescent Avenue, Whitby YO21 3ED, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby
Price Range: RM374 - RM410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“We had the attic room and our view looked onto Whitby Abbey”
 of 5 bubbles Blackwells2014, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are fine”
 of 5 bubbles Barnsley, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Top floor room with view of Whitby Abbey. Also very quiet up there.”
 of 5 bubbles alisonp52, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Best view from room 6”
 of 5 bubbles andreamL6545VV, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“if your disabled in anyway ask for ground floor not a lot of stairs if your healthy but a lot if your not.”
 of 5 bubbles walk_teen, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
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