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The Shepherd's Purse

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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“four poster bed”(26 reviews)
“church street”(13 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Private Balcony
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Shepherds Purse is an amazing holiday accommodation. My fiancé and I stayed for 3 nights in room 2, it was a lovely room, very clean and tidy and absolutely adorable with a vintage feel to it, the bed was amazingly comfy! If I could...More

1  Thank Dee W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived Monday afternoon and parked down by the harbour few mins walk away £8 for 24hours. The Shepherds Purse is a hidden gem. We stayed in the Dove Loft. Absolutely outstanding. Up the main outside stairs and then through the door to the Dove...More

1  Thank phunter346
Response from Michelle m, Owner at The Shepherd's PurseResponded 1 week ago

So pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for leaving a lovely review xx

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed for one night in room 1. The room was spotless and the bed comfy. The courtyard was lit at night with twinkling lights fab to sit and share a bottle of wine. It's a credit to the owners who were...More

Thank halle11
Response from Michelle m, Owner at The Shepherd's PurseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much. We are really pleased you enjoyed the garden xx Hope you come again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at The Shepherd's Purse for two nights. It was brilliant! I spent ages looking for a hotel and found this one which seemed quirky and had more character compared to the others. It really didn't disappoint! We stayed in room 1 and had...More

1  Thank Kim F
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

A lovely 2-day stay in Whitby for our Anniversary. The Shepherd's Purse is compact, well decorated and clean, but apart from drawers you're limited for space and lived out of the suitcase for the stay! Complimentary Tea/Coffee/Biscuits and room tidied daily, and the location is...More

3  Thank Peter S
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$102 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Centrally Located Hotel in Whitby
#1 Charming Hotel in Whitby
#1 Quirky Hotels Hotel in Whitby
#1 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
#2 Quaint Hotel in Whitby
#10 Mid-range Hotel in Whitby
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Centrally Located Hotel in Whitby
#1 Charming Hotel in Whitby
#1 Quirky Hotels Hotel in Whitby
#1 Romantic Hotel in Whitby
#2 Quaint Hotel in Whitby
#10 Mid-range Hotel in Whitby
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (139)
Room & Suite (63)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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GOLFERS_10
15 April 2018|
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Response from Charlie0610 | Reviewed this property |
not at the actual hotel but a 5 minute walk away there is a carpark I can't remember exact price but about £7 for 24 hours!
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kaz b
27 March 2018|
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Response from ShepherdsPurse | Property representative |
Hello Karen, Please call 01947 820228 or Online via our website theshepherdspurse to make your reservation. We look forward to welcoming you at the Shepherd’s Purse in the future. Please call if there are any queries we can... More
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spudheadNorthWest
27 January 2018|
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Response from Michelle m | Property representative |
We are situated in the centre of town up a little alleyway in a courtyard, I would recommend our ground floor rooms 1 and 2 . We are just off the cobbled street .
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Room Tips
"only stayed in room one but quiet and comfortable, the location is excellent"
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"Top floor with extra space is lovely"
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"Make sure you check room size before booking"
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"Room 5 with the balcony seating area"
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