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Endeavour Wharf, Whitby YO21 1DN, England
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All reviews fish and chips swing bridge fishing boats crab fishing lots of shops park and ride pleasure boats both sides watch the world lots of places to eat quaint shops cobbled streets magpie boat trip lovely place nice walk sunny day
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first day found Whitby crammed with two weekend long events attracting a large number of loud and drunk people who crowded the streets, bars and restaurants. We just wanted to leave! Better the next day but still crowded but the third day saw a...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 3 days ago

I wish I could have spent more time there, but we'd brought the dog who just wasn't happy with the busy streets and the boats tooting their horns! The harbour is lovely, with Whitby Abbey up on the hill and the view out to sea,...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 6 days ago

When in Whitby its inevitable you will walk past this historical harbour, which I believe has remained unchanged since time began, go see folks and when there, sample their world leading 'fish and chips' but beware, watch out for hungry seagulls......

Thank Flossieuae
Reviewed 6 days ago

Years since we’ve been to Whitby, and I really enjoyed it. Plenty of shops and cafes (and fish and chip shops) around the harbour, and boat trips etc all available. Swing bridge is still in use, and is an easy walk then to the East...More

Thank oldfart2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a harbour steeped in history,with quaint cobbled side streets full of cafes,restaurants and shops,with a few hidden gems along the way.The harbour is full of boats and ships of all sizes coming and going and seagulls looking for a free lunch.As the day...More

Thank tinytinks68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked around this very old Harbour where captain Cook received his training in 1746,real gem,lots and lots of little shops and eating places to die for.

Thank Leon F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The historic harbour in Whitby is a lovely place to wander around despite the hills - well worth a visit

Thank gordonmpearce
Reviewed 1 week ago

a must visit place to see. all the boats and ships coming in and out of the harbour watch out for the sea gulls looking for a quick snack

Thank stephen e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous historic harbour surrounded by lovely buildings with shops, bars and restaurants in the centre of Whitby, a working harbour too. Well worth a visit.

Thank JaxGallaghan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only spent 2 hours because of the ridiculous parking charges and the fact you can only pay with cash. Time enough to walk along and take lots of photos of a very pretty working harbour, have fish and chips and a 20 min boat ride...More

Thank Liz S
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Elizabeth L
24 October 2017|
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Response from Smithdryfus | Reviewed this property |
Just head towards the train station and there is a big carpark there
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Maria M
12 December 2016|
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Response from Cfcsccc | Reviewed this property |
Never been new year - we liked the Magpie but expect it to be packed
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Lynn D
31 October 2015|
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Avoid the town centre.
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