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    Elford Guest House

    10 Prospect Hill, Whitby YO21 1QE, England
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (50)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Air Conditioning
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 269 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you've been to Whitby, you'll know it's a postcard pretty fishing town. It's also a classic British holiday resort, complete with wide beaches, seaside chalets, B&Bs and bleeping arcades. In the late 19th century, Bram Stoker wrote it into legend as the place Count...More

    Thank Anthony B
    Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

    We decided to visit Whitby as a last minute decision and there's wasn't much accommodation available... we opted for Elford house, and we are glad we did! It's located a short walk outside of the town (down a steep hill) which didn't phase us. We...More

    Thank LifeInPhotos
    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    Lovely clean guest house and very close to the town. Our room was spotless and the bed was really comfortable. Linda and Ged are very friendly and helpful. If I go back to Whitby I would stay there again.

    Thank Sally G
    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    The property was clean and tidy but that said there was nothing to commend it. We only stayed one night out of the three that were booked since the weather was atrocious and the property had no residents' lounge in which to relax and wait...More

    1  Thank danielbanks2
    Response from LJC-Manager, Manager at Elford Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Can I take this opportunity to say thank you to all our guest who have stayed with us during the years. We appreciated you positive feedback but do not always have a lot of time to say thank you. So thank you once again. Sorry...More

    Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

    This was our second stay at this guest house and it was as lovely as the first. Room was immaculate and love breakfast being delivered to room in the morning. Linda and Ged were lovely and friendly and would like to wish them luck with...More

    Thank Lorna M
    Raithwaite Estate
    2,048 reviews
    #2 of 20 hotels in Whitby
    Resolution Hotel
    1,131 reviews
    #7 of 20 hotels in Whitby
    The Shepherd's Purse
    238 reviews
    #8 of 20 hotels in Whitby
    White Horse and Griffin
    504 reviews
    #10 of 20 hotels in Whitby
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • USD 99 - USD 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Scarborough District >
    • Whitby
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    Traveller (50)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (36)
    Bathroom (1)
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    2.85 km away
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    "room 3 is very spacious with a small veranda."
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    "Not sure there was a lift but they have ground floor rooms I think. Room 3, floor 1 was perfect."
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    "No lifts, and rooms are on 1st and 2nd floors, the staircase to 2nd floor is quite small for those with..."
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    "Rooms on the back have the best views!!"
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