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Raithwaite Sandsend


For a much-needed break or romantic getaway for two, choose Raithwaite near Whitby, North Yorkshire and enjoy excellent hospitality in one of the two on-site hotels: The Hall and The Keep.

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Sandsend Road
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For the utmost in luxury retreats, Raithwaite, close to the dramatic Yorkshire coastline offers a luxurious and totally unique hotel accommodation experience. Only a stone’s throw from the bustling fishing port of Whitby, Raithwaite is set within 100 acres of mature, spectacular landscaped gardens and tranquil woodland.

Visit Whitby and follow in the footsteps of the world-famous explorer: Captain Cook. Discover where and why Bram Stoker found his inspiration to write his famous Victorian Gothic horror novel ‘Dracula’. Wander through the old town and discover the delights of the jet shops and many unique cafés. There’s always plenty of events in town including entertainments at Whitby Pavilion on West Cliff. The annual Whitby calendar is packed each year (see events section).

Located at Raithwaite are two splendid hotels: ‘The Hall’, which boasts luxurious leisure and spa facilities and ‘The Keep’ - a castle-shaped iconic building which offers stunning, delightful rooms.

THE HALL is located in the centre of the grounds and offers 45 stunning bedrooms. Guests can choose between deluxe, executive or standard rooms. Also available at the Hall is the picturesque bridal suite, a family suite and junior suite. The standard rooms are the smaller of the guest rooms and offer king or queen size beds. The executive rooms boast contemporary décor and are larger than the standard rooms, with some rooms enjoying the benefit of a balcony.

The deluxe rooms are light and airy and are home to a king size bed. Many have a sofa bed and some include a terrace or balcony. All rooms have en-suite facilities and benefit from underfloor heating.

The Hall’s Junior Suite is spacious and boasts a king size bed with a built-in flat screen TV. The Hall Suite has a super king size bed, separate lounge area and access to a private terrace, plus a lavish en suite including a double shower.

The Family Suite is a real home-from-home, offering 2 en-suite bedrooms, and a comfortable lounge area with dining table and chairs.

Set within The Courtyard, located at the front of The Hall are executive and deluxe duplex bedrooms, which are based over two floors (several rooms are dog friendly).

THE KEEP is magnificent and has 28 guest rooms, all with spectacular woodland views, and offers standard, executive or deluxe rooms as well as junior suites. Standard rooms are dog friendly.

All guests staying in the Hall, the Courtyard and The Keep have complimentary access to Raithwaite’s fabulous spa and leisure facilities.

DINING: Breakfast is served in the Brasserie, offering a buffet to suit all palettes, with cereals, yoghurts, pastries, poached eggs, smoked salmon and the Full English! Please pre-book with Reception. Light lunches are available in the Poachers Bar which also serves afternoon tea. The bar is also well stocked with a vast selection of other delicious beverages including signature cocktails.

The GALLERY: If you enjoy art you'll just love wandering around and viewing the newly created Gallery at Raithwaite, where you can view over fifty paintings which are featured throughout both Hotels. Run in conjunction with Nunnington Galleries, the artists featured are Jonathan PomroyPatrick SmithJustine WarnerLiz Churton and Lucy Saggers

  • Perfectly located between the historic port of Whitby on the dramatic Yorkshire coast and the exhilarating North York Moors
  • Set within 100 acres of beautiful parkland with lake, woodland and stunning landscaped gardens
  • Lots of excellent visitor attractions close by
  • Plenty of activities available nearby: horse riding, cycling, guided walks etc.
  • Whitby beach only 15 minutes’ walk (or 3 minutes’ drive)
  • Close to beautiful fishing villages and pretty moorland villages and world-famous Steam Railway



An excellent selection of luxury accommodation available including:-

  • Exquisite Hall Hotel with 45 bedrooms & suites
  • 'The Keep' (luxurious 28 bedroomed hotel)
  • Complimentary access to the beautiful spa facilities for all guests staying at The Hall and The Keep (please check re children’s splash times)
  • Spa area includes heated pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, treatment rooms, gym – with fresh towels and robes provided
  • Dining facilities available at the Poachers Bar, The Conservatory, The Brasserie, serving breakfasts, light lunches, afternoon tea and dinner
  • Dog friendly accommodation available

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