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Top Whitby Historic Hotels

Saint Hilda's House
5 out of 5
8 Saint Hilda's Terrace, Whitby, England
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5/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)

"Very comfortable in a quiet convenient location close to the town centre. Wonderfully friendly hosts."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 2, 2017

Saint Hilda's House
Beautiful Cottage On The Cliff Top With Stunning Sea Views
4.8/5Exceptional! (107 reviews)
Great location and immaculate property

"Whilst we had to leave early due to family bareavement, the time we had there was fantastic....The cottage was very clean, warm and welcoming.....It felt very safe in these difficult times. We intend to resume our holiday at a later date.....keep an eye out for deers crossing the fields....best viewed ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2020

Beautiful Cottage On The Cliff Top With Stunning Sea Views
Ellie's Guest House
4 out of 5
4 Langdale Terrace, Crescent Avenue, Whitby, ENG
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4.8/5Exceptional! (200 reviews)

"Had a lovely 2 night stay. Spacious room and wonderful breakfast. Hosts were very accommodating and helpful. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 18, 2020

Ellie's Guest House

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Fayvan Apartments
4 out of 5
43 Crescent Avenue, West Cliff, Whitby, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Great Apartment - A real home-from-home

"First time at the Fayvan Apartments and we will definitely be back, it really is a little gem of a place. Benita was the perfect host and so friendly (hope you are feeling better). Apartment 4 Only downside - there was over 70+ stairs to climb but don't let this put you off, you only have to climb ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2020

Fayvan Apartments
The Lansbury Guest House
3.5 out of 5
29 Hudson Street, Whitby, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)

"The Guest House is well situated which makes it very easy to explore Whitby town centre. Friendly and helpful hosts,the room was spacious and spotlessly clean. High quality breakfast served with a smile and friendly chat from the hostess."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 29, 2019

The Lansbury Guest House
Glenora Guest House
4 out of 5
8 Upgang Lane, Whitby, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (64 reviews)
Weekend break

"Little gem .Will definitely be back"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 28, 2019

Glenora Guest House
George House Whitby
20 George Street, Whitby, ENG
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4.7/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Great stay

"Great location and Tracy was very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 11, 2020

George House Whitby
Sneaton Castle Centre
3.5 out of 5
Castle Road, Whitby, England
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4.6/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Sneaton castle centre

"Lovely place. Lovely staff. Very welcoming. Room was small but very clean. Shower excellent. Breakfast superb."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 4, 2017

Sneaton Castle Centre
Chiltern Guest House & Holiday Apartment
4 out of 5
13 Normanby Terrace, West Cliff, Whitby, England
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The price is CA $106 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4
4.6/5Wonderful! (181 reviews)
Short break in Whitby

"Very welcoming. Lovely, friendly owners. Comfy and clean room. Amazing breakfast. Walking distance from the harbour. We will definitely be back. Kim and Phil Benson"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Chiltern Guest House & Holiday Apartment
Sanders Yard - B&B
3 out of 5
Sanders Yard, 95 Church Street, Whitby, England
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The price is CA $130 per night from Nov 24 to Nov 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (224 reviews)

"Lovely, spacious cottage in the centre so close to shops and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2020

Sanders Yard - B&B
Broomfield House
3.5 out of 5
5 Broomfield Terrace, Whitby, England
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4.5/5Wonderful! (52 reviews)
Gem in heart of Whitby

"Lovely B&B in an ideal location in Whitby centre. Steve and Jo we’re really friendly and looked after us, including upgrading us. Would recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 12, 2019

Broomfield House
Esklet Guest House
4 out of 5
22 Crescent Avenue, Whitby, England
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4.4/5Excellent! (293 reviews)

"The host was lovely. The room was clean and comfy decent size too. We will be back :)"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Esklet Guest House
The Riviera Guest House
4 out of 5
4 Crescent Terrace, Whitby, England
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The price is CA $134 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
4.3/5Excellent! (337 reviews)

"Had a wonderful stay, property is across the road from the ocean so lovely views. Room was a nice size and had everything I needed. Breakfast was delicious. It's about a 10 minute walk to train station. Hosts very friendly. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 15, 2020

The Riviera Guest House
YHA Whitby - Hostel
4 out of 5
Abbey House, East Cliff, Whitby, England
The price is CA $47 per night from Nov 13 to Nov 14
4.3/5Excellent! (54 reviews)

"The building and the location is amazing. Very tired though and bedrooms very basic. Absolutely ideal though if cost is an issue."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

YHA Whitby - Hostel
White Horse & Griffin
3 out of 5
87 Church Street, Whitby, England
The price is CA $130 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
4.2/5Excellent! (439 reviews)

"We had a lovely stay. The Covid-19 precautions were very good. There were a lot of stairs and the last flight were very steep which proved difficult with luggage. This was an historical building so to be expected but those with mobility issues need to mention when booking. The breakfasts were fantastic. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 5, 2020

White Horse & Griffin
The Beaches Guest House
2 out of 5
12 Crescent Avenue, Whitby, England
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The price is CA $106 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4
4/5Very Good! (155 reviews)

"Very welcoming spotless a hearty breakfast the room was very clean"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 27, 2020

The Beaches Guest House
Resolution Hotel
3 out of 5
1 Skinner Street, Whitby, England
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3.9/5Very Good! (93 reviews)
Very close to the front

"I very much enjoyed my stay at The Resolution, it is very clean, the staff are well trained & polite and the break first was excellent. I will most definitely go back to The Resolution the next time I'm in Whitby."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2016

Resolution Hotel
Discovery Accommodation
3.5 out of 5
11 Silver Street, Whitby, England
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3.8/5Good! (185 reviews)

"Great location we booked three rooms and had the building to ourselves. Affordable and very clean. Well organised as the door code was sent via text as reception was a 3 minute walk away. Would recommend."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Discovery Accommodation
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About Whitby Historic Hotels

Travelling can be more than just going somewhere different for your holiday, it can also be about taking in the history and culture of an area. One of the best ways to experience the area's culture is to absorb yourself in its history. Exploring the region's museums or landmarks is a good start, but a stay in a Whitby historic hotel can take you back in time. Pack your luggage (you won't need a time machine) as your Whitby landmark hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

Many of the traditional hotels give you a feel for a historic era right from the start. From unique architecture to locations infused with a colourful history, these surroundings will make you'll instantly feel like you have stepped into a history book. Don't worry, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. While these accommodations are historic, they have most up-to-date conveniences to help you relax during your trip. You'll discover your room furnished with a comfy bed and just about anything you might need for a wonderful getaway.

Once you have spent time admiring the hotel's grounds, you can tour the renowned landmarks and art museums to appreciate more of the region's culture. Undoubtedly, all this exploring will work up an appetite. Make sure to read through the reviews section and see the suggestions other visitors to Whitby think is worth a visit. You can also ask your hotel's front desk so you can get recommendations where the popular areas to grab a cocktail or a bite to eat in Whitby are.

Your Whitby Hotel Is Ready for You

If you desire to get the most out of your Whitby visit, staying in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your experience in this historic city. Having 1477 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to choose from, you're certain to find at a great rate. However, like the past eras you're exploring, these deals won't last forever. Book soon to get your room in one of these unique properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Whitby?
During a trip in Whitby, history enthusiasts can spend an afternoon exploring the churches. While you’re here, you can visit the waterfront and countryside. You also can spend time at the spas.
What's the best place to stay in Whitby to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, White Horse & Griffin is a top 3-star inn for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Whitby Abbey is a short walk away. If you’re interested in local history, another choice for your visit is Broomfield House.
How many historical hotels will I find in Whitby?
In Whitby, there are 1559 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 27 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places in Whitby?
Whitby is notable for its churches and landmarks like Whitby Abbey, Whitby Pavilion, and Whitby Lighthouse. Cultural venues include Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby Museum, and Robin Hood’s Bay Museum. Other popular sights include North York Moors National Park and Whitby Harbour.
What is a historic hotel like in Whitby?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll sleep in a building that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub, or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved in the public spaces and guestrooms of historic hotels in Whitby, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The physical building and architecture of historic hotels are generally the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Whitby have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, while every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the normal amenities found in any hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Whitby, you won’t find a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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