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    The Shepherd's Purse

    The Old Workshops Sanders Yard Church Street | Whitby, North Yorkshire, Whitby YO22 4DU, England
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    Reviewed today

    What a fantastic find, hidden away yet just a few feet from the busy Church Street, a wonderful peaceful relaxing place to stay, lovely owners, room clean and checked everyday, stayed in room 5 with a balcony, sitting outside with a glass of wine on...More

    Thank Spenny1961
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    just stayed for 3 nights for short break, lovely place to stay and relax. right in the heart of town local to resteraunts and bars. room was cleaned everyday and host could'nt of been friendlier. highly recommend.

    Thank gareth a
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Just come back from a lovely weekend in Whitby staying here. Beautifully done, so quaint. Spotlesslesy clean. A real hidden gem. Sophie, Michelle and Kim couldn't have been more welcoming and Accomodating. Thoroughly recommend this place smack bang in the middle of town but hidden...More

    Thank JayneDale
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a fantastic location! 6 individually designed rooms around a courtyard in the middle of the old town, hidden away from all the hustle and bustle. We stayed in the small but cosy room 3, with its brass bed and lovely little covered balcony. This...More

    Thank Claribelle
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Came for a weekend to Whitby to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Stayed in room 5 which is upstairs and has a nice little balcony to sit out on which overlooks the garden. It's located in Sander's Yard, right in the middle of the town's shops...More

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    • US$79 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
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    Diane F
    20 March 2017|
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    Response from Katie B | Reviewed this property |
    You would need to direct this question to the shepherds purse. I am just a guest sorry
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    Stuart W
    21 November 2016|
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    Response from ShepherdsPurse | Property representative |
    Sorry we are fully booked that weekend. hope you find something. yours sin kim
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    Julie1965Dey
    26 May 2016|
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    Response from TheShepherdsPurse95 | Property representative |
    I'm sorry we don't serve breakfast as we are so close to The Cafe next door . They serve a fantastic breakfast for £5.95
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    "Room 5 with the balcony seating area"
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    "Room 1 and 2 are downstairs"
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    "The 2 best rooms are on the ground floor,but the others a brilliant too would recommend to any one"
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    "book the dove loft for a romantic stay!"
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