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The Shepherd's Purse, Whitby

3-star guesthouse within walking distance of Whitby Abbey

  • Free WiFi in lobby

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9.4.Exceptional.
  • Lovely location, very close to many eateries and bars ect. Extremely well kept and clean.…

    Oct. 8, 2020

  • Absolutely beautiful room Ideal location Couldnt have been any better

    Oct. 4, 2020

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Guests rated location

Convenient
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 6 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby

What’s around

  • Whitby Abbey - 5 min walk
  • Whitby Harbour - 8 min walk
  • Whitby Pavilion - 11 min walk
  • Whitby Beach - 15 min walk
  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum - 2 min walk
  • St Mary's Church - 4 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Basic Double Room, Ensuite (Small Double-Room 4)
  • Double Room, Ensuite, Garden View (Room 2)
  • Standard Double Room, Ensuite, Garden View (Room 1)
  • Superior Double Room, Ensuite (Brass Bed-Room 3)
  • Superior Double Room, Hot Tub (Four Poster bed-Room 5)
  • Luxury Suite, Ensuite (The Dove Loft )

Location

  • Whitby Abbey - 5 min walk
  • Whitby Harbour - 8 min walk
  • Whitby Pavilion - 11 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Whitby Abbey - 5 min walk
  • Whitby Harbour - 8 min walk
  • Whitby Pavilion - 11 min walk
  • Whitby Beach - 15 min walk
  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum - 2 min walk
  • St Mary's Church - 4 min walk
  • Pannett Park - 8 min walk
  • Whitby Museum - 10 min walk
  • West Cliff Beach - 14 min walk
  • Whitby Golf Club - 39 min walk
  • North York Moors National Park - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km

Getting around

  • Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.) - 54 min drive
  • Whitby Station - 6 min walk
  • Ruswarp Station - 8 min drive
  • Sleights Station - 10 min drive

At a glance

Size

  • 6 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 12:30 PM-5:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
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At the property

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, The Shepherd's Purse does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include JAVA Cafe (3-min walk), Sherlock's Coffee Shop (4-min walk), and The Moon & Sixpence (4-min walk).
  • Have fun with nearby activities like fishing, hiking, and sailing. Additional recreation nearby includes birdwatching.
9.4.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great 2 day stay

    We had a fabulous time, the room was very clean, the bed very comfy and we were close to all the amenities. Would definitely stay there again

    Lorraine, 2 night trip, Aug. 26, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Everything was perfect. Someone there to meet us. Lovely and clean. Warm and cosy. Owner very welcoming and staff available if we needed anything. Would recommend to friends and family. Will be going back.

    5 night romance trip, Nov. 15, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Very good

    Was very pleasent.owners very helpful.room clean and comfortable.all we needed.

    Andrew, 2 night trip, Sep. 20, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    What a rare find this accommodation was I wished I'd stayed there longer it was perfect! Next time I stay in Whitby it's got to be here again. Comfortable bed clean room lovely outdoor sitting area. Excellent friendly helpful staff too.

    1 night romance trip, Aug. 25, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great location lovely and clean staff were very helpful we will definatley come back

    1 night romance trip, Aug. 22, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Lovely comfortable room, spotlessly clean, great location for all amenities. Very in keeping with the ambience of olde worlde Whitby.

    Yvonne, 4 night trip, Aug. 20, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Fantastic little find...

    Gary, 1 night trip, Jul. 10, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Wet weekend in Whitby

    Whitby was as lovely as ever

    ian, 2 night romance trip, Jun. 7, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Location but peaceful atmosphere for been so close to all amenities everything required for a short visit on doorstep

    2 night family trip, Apr. 20, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    A fabulous place to stay

    Amazing quaint room, lovely decorated, and a 4 poster bed. Fabulous location in the heart of Whitby. Very friendly welcome and they are very helpful owners! Looking forward to our return visit! Highly recommend indeed!

    Susan, 2 night romance trip, Mar. 29, 2019

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