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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Me and husband decided to have a little weekend mini break and stayed here. I am so glad we did a very warm welcome and a stunning room at the top. Very quiet so sleep really well. The continental breakfast was so nice in the little baskets and full of variety. The car park was a definite added bonus. Definitely...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2013

We stayed here recently for a long weekend and we couldn't fault Elford House at all. Highlights - lovely clean and comfortable room, very quiet, excellent location and the breakfasts were great. We really liked having the picnic breakfast so we could have lazy lie ins! Parking could be a little bit tricky if you were one of the last...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2013

we made last minute booking ,and what a great decision it was. we stayed here 3 years ago ,and new it would be good. from the start we were made most welcome. it is a very relaxing place to stay only a short stroll from town centre which is a great fishing and traditional seaside town, the breakfast is served...

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Thank driver36
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Me and my girlfriend stayed here for 2 nights and loved it! Would recommend the hotel to any1! From the start we had a lovely warm welcome from the owner! Great location just up the road from the center of whitby and all the attractions! Hotel has everything u need! The continental breakfast in the morning is beautiful and we...

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Reviewed 5 September 2013

We are a young couple who love our privacy. Breakfast is delivered quietly to your door on a morning and the owners are professional, informative and very friendly. The rooms are stylish and clean. A short walk into town makes it everything we could need during our stay in Whitby. This is our home away from home! Looking forward to...

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Thank amesxr
Derby
Reviewed 30 August 2013

We booked two nights at Elford Hosue and found the owners very welcoming. The room on the first floor was very spacious and the continental style breakfast delivered outside your door each morning at 8.30 was definately different. The basket was filled with lots of breakfast goodies to include warm french bread. Its a good location but anyone who has...

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elford, Owner at Elford Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. For anyone else looking at this: Whitby is really popular and with popularity comes people and people bring cars, luckily we have a really huge car park and wherever you are in Whitby you will find an hill.

Wirral
Reviewed 27 August 2013

We booked in for 7 nights and have just returned home from our stay. The house is in a great location just far enough away from the harbour to be peaceful, but near enough to be accessible. We were made welcome and shown our room which was on the first floor, room 5, and it was a large, clean and...

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Thank TrishWirral
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2013

This was our second trip to the Elford. The room was on the second floor. It was well decorated. The main problem was that the settee and coffee table were in the corner under the sloping roof, which made it not very practical for us. I felt that it was expensive for what we got, and feel that it did...

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Thank Ann S
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Hotel was dead nice, we had a small room with ensuite and TV with Freeview. Even though we didn't pay for breakfast, every morning at half past 8, we were left a continental breakfast basket which included: toast, yoghurt, fruit juice, cereal, milk, jams, cheeses etc. Very reasonably priced, owners very nice, rooms lovely, rooms cleaned daily, towels changed everyday,...

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Thank Blaise K
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2013

It was perfect for what we wanted. Not to have the mad rush to get down to have breakfast. The basket was compact and offered a selection to meet the needs of most. Warm bread & boiled eggs. A selection of cereals with fresh chilled milk. A cute bag full of preserves, butter, individual cheeses. Fruit yogurt & a choice...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have availability throughout the year. To make sure you are not paying inflated booking prices please ring or e-mail for our exclusive deals. What makes Elford House different to other Guest Houses is that we deliver a continental breakfast to your door, so no getting up too early. We offer double en-suite accommodation, FREE WiFi and GUARENTEED OFF ROAD PARKING, a huge bonus in Whitby. We do not have facilities for children and do not accept large parties or pets and for the comfort of all our guests Elford House operates a strict non smoking policy. Once again please ring or e-mail for availability. Thank you, Linda and Ged. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elford Guest House

Address: 10 Prospect Hill, Whitby YO21 1QE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Whitby
Price Range: €80 - €94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elford Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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