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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Emma and David were great hosts. Made us very welcome from the outset. The guest house was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The cooked breakfast was very good and plentiful. Easy five-minute walk into town, where we enjoyed great restaurants and a terrific atmosphere. To say nothing of the beautiful town and scenery in the winter sunshine. A lovely weekend.

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third visit to the Melrose but the first time with host's Dave and Emma at the helm.Lovely weekend keep up the good work. PS Still trying to work my breakfast off and the chocolates supplied on arrival🍬🍬🐷.🍳☕ 18 Nov

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Emma and Dave have got it all sorted. From a very friendly welcome (and we were let in early on arrival), through the smart and comfortable rooms to the tasty and very filling brekkie, everything was spot-on. Thanks both. Nick and Liz in Shrewsbury.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful welcome. Had text in morning before we arrived to let us know our room was ready. Dave made us hot drinks on arrival much appreciated as we settled in. Breakfast was fresh and well presented. Lots of fresh fruit options available loved the figs,dates and prune selection. Opted for fortune smoked kippers second morning can highly recommend them. Definitely...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Our 1st visit to Whitby and what a lovely and friendly B&B, Emma & Dave were great hosts and couldn't do enough for you. The room was a great size and lovely and clean. Breakfast was fantastic. Will defiantly be returning to Melrose B&B thank you. Mr & Mrs Falco x

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have stayed in a number of guest houses in Whitby over the years and this is probably the best. Our room was a good size with a view along the road to the sea. The breakfast room was very cheerful and the food really good. We stayed for a birthday weekend and when the owners realised, they left a...

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Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 October 2016

While traveling to Western Ross and visiting Propagansey in Old Stephen's Church near Robin Hood's Bay we booked this B&B. On arrival we were presented a nice mug full of coffee, which we appreciated very much. Dave and Emma are nice people. Just outside the center, parking permit, nice rooms and in our case we had a little balcony. We...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is our third visit to the Melrose. As always everything was perfect. The rooms are clean, comfortable, modern and plenty of space. The owners are lovely and welcoming. Breakfast was excellent! It is approx 10 minutes walk into town so parking isn't an issue (free parking permit included) plus nice and quiet at night. Definitely recommended.

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have stayed here very year for the last few years and it is absolutely 'spot on' we wouldn't go anywhere else. Rooms are lovely ad breakfast is great. Whatever you want and whichever way you want it no problem to Emma and Dave, such a lovely couple and make you so welcome. We are looking forward to our next...

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Thank 882Irene
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I don't think you will find another hotel as good as this one lost track on how many times we have been here , from the moment you arrive to leaving Emma and Dave always make you feel welcome nothing is too much trouble for them . Rooms are beautiful ,spacious and comfortable ,breakfast is good especially dave,s scrambled eggs...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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**Always book direct for best price** High standard of cleanliness and comfort, modern, spacious rooms - all en-suite. Choice of breakfast. Close to sea, shops, pubs and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melrose Guest House

Address: 3 Argyle Road, Whitby, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range: €93 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“We liked the room with the balcony very much”
 of 5 bubbles Erkenraadje, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room number two is a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles leebutch47, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely room one is our favourite”
 of 5 bubbles barnett62, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles lindahally12, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
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