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Visited the ruins on a dark damp dismal day. Very atmospheric and enjoyable. What was needed was a hot drink and some food. The tearooms offered four rubber cheese sandwiches and a small selection of sugar laden stodgy cakes. Coffee ? Machine out of order....More
A great base for visiting Whitby and the North Yorkshire Moors. A beautiful old building with bags of character and history. Some of the best YHA facilities and Whitby on your doorstep. Slap next to the Abbey and the headland for some fantastic views. Our...More
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Response from Whitby M, Manager at YHA WhitbyResponded 19 May 2017
Thank you for sharing your amazing YHA Whitby experience.
We are thrilled to hear to have had yet another great stay with us, We hope that you will be returning for our 3rd stay soon!
Superb setting next to Whitby Abbey. Tatty tea garden and a dreadful cafe. Dreary interior, poor coffee and tea, no sandwiches or anything other than a very limited number of cakes. Situated next to the splendid English Heritage exhibition. EH has no tea room so...More
Checked in Friday 14th July to what I can only describe as dis interested staff who were rude and abrupt. Asked if there was a bar to be told there was a tea room round th ecorner who served alcohol. It had shut.
Lovely building from the outside. Great location for the views and friendly staff member (only saw the one). I've never used a hostel before but we struggled to get accommodation for the weekend we wanted. Hostel life is not for me. Terrible smell in hallway...More
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US$32 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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