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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a one night stay at The Wilson Arms. Before we arrived I contacted the owner to ask whether it would be possible to check in early. I received a prompt reply and the owner was happy for us to arrive around noon. The pub was closed when we got there but there is a door bell at...

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Enjoyed a weekend stay with my daughter & grandson, a warm welcome, clean,warm rooms with wonderful views of the abbey and a good powerful shower. Breakfast in the morning was first class & although we did'nt eat in at night the food beiing served in the cosy bar looked good. Set in a very quiet village a short drive away...

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016

after a long drive to get there we were met by a luke warm welcome, shown our rooms and no other conversation with the owners. we were told the bar closes at night when the last person leaves, on our return dispite people being in the bar we were to late they had finished serving, bit rich when you are...

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wilsonarmssneaton, Manager at The Wilson Arms, responded to this review

hi sorry you felt this way about your stay, pubs have a licence in which we are allowed to sell alcohol in a certain time period, different pubs vary on times etc, sadly after you came back in from your night out it was past these hours of opening, you were offered a drink to take back to your room,...

Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed 5 days at the Wilson arms Sneaton rooms are very clean as is the ensuite bathrooms and can't fault this place the breakfasts and evening meals are plentiful and Delicious Dan and Dawn can't do enough for you to make your stay a great one. We shall be going again.

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wilsonarmssneaton, Manager at The Wilson Arms, responded to this review

Hi, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you in the futre, thankyou

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We were greeted by a lady in her dressing gown saying she wasn't well and they didn't open until 6pm. We had driven 6 hours and not even offered a cup of tea or asked if we wanted to leave our luggage. We had to walk round Whitby in the pouring rain. We also found the hotel a fire risk...

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wilsonarmssneaton, Manager at The Wilson Arms, responded to this review

Hi, sorry you felt this way about your trip, my partner had just popped out to the shop when you arrived hence why i was in my dressing gown suffering from pneumonia at the time, i hadnt realised you had travelled so far but there is tea and coffee making facilities in your room to use at any time, the...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

the hotel staff were very welcoming and friendly.the food was excellent (especially the steak pie) and very tasty. the rooms were basic but fine for just a one night stay.it is 3 miles from whitby but in a nice and quiet area.

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wilsonarmssneaton, Manager at The Wilson Arms, responded to this review

Hi, we are glad you enjoyed your experience with us, hope to see you again sometime, thank you

Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I don't normally moan about hotels but we didn't feel particularly welcome here. arriving on the hottest day of the year the rooms were very small and warm as you can imagine. Unbearably hot at bedtime, we discovered the storage heater was full on.(Storage heaters are full on at night, and can't be turned off ) At that time it...

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wilsonarmssneaton, Manager at The Wilson Arms, responded to this review

Hi, we are sorry you felt this way, the storage heaters are on a thermostatic control so when at temperature it turns off, unfortunately you arrived when we were having a heat wave and it wasnt just your room that was very warm i think everyone suffers from it, we apologized and we changed rooms for you, not much more...

Shaldon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely meals - steak, chops, prawns in coconut and chilli yum. Service great and mine hosts nice and friendly. Hard working family couple trying really hard. Rooms pleasant and homely. Beds were comfortable :)). Building could probably use some TLC but good value for what it was.

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wilsonarmssneaton, Manager at The Wilson Arms, responded to this review

Hi, im glad you enjoyed your stay and meals, hope to see you again sometime if your up this way, thankyou

Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We had a day out in Scarborough and went to wilsons arms for lunch. The food was well presented and tasty, the owners were very welcoming and friendly. We have took a business card and will be trying it out to stay there over the summer

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Ironbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This was a very reasonably priced hotel and although it's decor and room were very basic, it was immaculately clean and had we needed. The owners were able to set up a bed for our son at no extra charge. We were visiting as part of a coast to coast cycle ride so there were a group of us. We...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Wilson Arms

Address: Beacon Way, Whitby YO22 5HS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Whitby
Price Range: €65 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wilson Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“showers tiny no view in room 1 hear next door talking etc”
 of 5 bubbles 205beverleyl, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“noisy above the bar, which can be expected”
 of 5 bubbles 701KateC, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Leave your car at the hotel. Taxi only 8.00 into Whtiby”
 of 5 bubbles joinersmoll, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
“fabulous views from room No.6”
 of 5 bubbles PhilipH917, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in room no. 4 and saw the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnBateson, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
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