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The Shepherd's Purse

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sanders yard”(22 reviews)
“four poster bed”(26 reviews)
“church street”(13 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Private Balcony
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
Beautiful Accommodation in the heart of the Old Town, situated on Whitby's popular East side. Nestled below the roof tops of Church Street is our hidden garden, with galleried court yard accommodation and pretty bedrooms decorated with stripped pine furniture and lacy curtains, four...
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Location and contact
Church Street | The Old Workshops Sanders Yard, Whitby YO22 4DU, England
52.1 km to Durham Tees Valley Airport
144 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely 2-day stay in Whitby for our Anniversary. The Shepherd's Purse is compact, well decorated and clean, but apart from drawers you're limited for space and lived out of the suitcase for the stay! Complimentary Tea/Coffee/Biscuits and room tidied daily, and the location is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent another weekend in whitby with my wife and after 30yrs of visiting I cannot believe why I haven't stayed at the Shepherds purse before, we stayed in the small double room and was a pleasure spotlessly clean and the bed really comfy after...More

Thank jamesf100
Response from Michelle m, Owner at The Shepherd's PurseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review xx Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed in Dove Loft for two nights. It's a wonderful place to stay, comfortable, clean and beautifully decorated. This room has no shower but this didn't bother us as the bath is lovely. It has a lovely separate lounge area, with...More

Thank Kayeal16
Response from Michelle m, Owner at The Shepherd's PurseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much xx Glad you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

After 20 years of marriage my wife and I wanted to return to where we had our honeymoon and were looking for somewhere to stay. What a gem we found at The Shepherd’s Purse, staying in room one was great, a comfortable bed and great...More

Thank Andy U
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I should first off say that Whitby is my favourite place in the World!! Been going there since I was a little boy and Love everything about it.. My girlfriend and me arrived for our first anniversary. We’d seen the Shepherds Purse on a previous...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$102 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Whitby
#9 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Whitby
#9 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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GOLFERS_10
15 April 2018|
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Response from Charlie0610 | Reviewed this property |
not at the actual hotel but a 5 minute walk away there is a carpark I can't remember exact price but about £7 for 24 hours!
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Karen B
27 March 2018|
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Response from ShepherdsPurse | Property representative |
Hello Karen, Please call 01947 820228 or Online via our website theshepherdspurse to make your reservation. We look forward to welcoming you at the Shepherd’s Purse in the future. Please call if there are any queries we can... More
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spudheadNorthWest
27 January 2018|
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Response from Michelle m | Property representative |
We are situated in the centre of town up a little alleyway in a courtyard, I would recommend our ground floor rooms 1 and 2 . We are just off the cobbled street .
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Room Tips
"only stayed in room one but quiet and comfortable, the location is excellent"
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"Top floor with extra space is lovely"
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"Make sure you check room size before booking"
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"Room 5 with the balcony seating area"
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