17 Crescent Avenue
The Waverley has offered quality homely accommodation since it was built as a guest house in 1898. Situated on Whitby's famous West Cliff it is conveniently positioned for the promenade. We are AA 4 star accredited.
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We offer accommodation for the discerning traveller and have an enviable reputation for a friendly welcome excellent service and a hearty breakfast. Situated on Whitby's West Cliff many of our rooms have panoramic views of the historic Abbey yet we are within a short stroll of the many attractions and regular events held in the town such as the famous whalebone arch the promenade regatta Captain Cook Museum beach town centre harbour and shops. Open all year round our late Victorian Guest House offers a flexible range of double and single bedrooms with en-suite facilities (twin double single and king sized beds).
Each room reflects our high standards of cleanliness and attention to detail. We offer affordable fully equipped accommodation which is complemented by excellent food and service. There are many interesting shops selling all kinds of goods from Whitby Jet to specialist chocolates from kippers to jewellery clothes and much more.
You can also visit the world famous Sutcliffe gallery and see photos from days gone by. Whitby is home to the North Yorkshire Steam Railway which winds its way through 'Heartbeat' country and the Gothic weekends which take your breath away. Take a short drive from Whitby in any direction and you will find many other interesting attractions.
Venturing a little further afield you may wish to visit other east coast resorts which include Filey Scarborough and Bridlington to the south and Saltburn-by-the-Sea and Redcar to the north. Within less than an hours drive you will find York Pickering Middlesbrough and Thornton-le-Dale to name but a few. Whitby is an ideal holiday destination with activities in and around Whitby to suit all tastes.
The area is a walker's paradise a historian's delight and a coastal gem.
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Whitby Abbey - 0.4 miles (Abbey)
Fylingdales, St Stephen's Old Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Wheeldale Roman Road - 10 miles (Roman Site)
North York Moors National Park - 14.9 miles (Countryside)
Cawthorn Roman Camps - 15 miles (Roman Site)
Skelton-in-Cleveland Old Church - 15.7 miles (Historic Church)
Lastingham, St Mary's Church - 16.6 miles (Historic Church)
Scarborough Castle - 16.7 miles (Castle)
Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre - 16.9 miles (Museum)
Scarborough Art Gallery - 17 miles (Museum)
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