Just a short walk from the heart of Whitby's town center, this small family-run guest house offers charming, high-quality rooms.

Prospect House is just half a mile (2,650 feet) from Whitby Railway Station and the shops, cafes and restaurants of the town center. There is a bus stop within easy walking distance.

Small and friendly guest house offers a comfortable, clean, homely environment and a warm, friendly welcome.

All of the rooms are tastefully decorated and have a flat screen TV/DVD player.

This is our guests' favorite part of Whitby, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.3 for a two-person trip.

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Prospect House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 18, 2009

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Located in the top-rated area in Whitby, this property has an excellent location score of 8.3!

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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  • The staff speaks English

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About Prospect House

Welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 18, 2009

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  • How far to walk to the centre of whitby and would I be able to park my car ok

    It is a ten minute walk into the centre of town . Parking is available.

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    Asked about: Standard Double Room • Answered on February 19, 2020
  • Am disabled can manage a few step so prefer ground or first floor I use a mobility scooter outside is there anywhere I can charge it please

    Hello. I am afraid my property cannot meet your requirements.

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    Answered on February 15, 2020
  • Is breakfast available please


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Whitby Museum
    0.2 miles
  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum
    0.6 miles
  • Whitby Lighthouse
    0.7 miles
  • Whitby Pavillion
    0.7 miles
  • Whitby Abbey
    0.8 miles
  • Whitby Golf Club
    1.5 miles
  • North Yorkshire Moors Railway
    6.6 miles
  • Mallyan Spout
    7.2 miles
  • Cloughton
    10.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Whitby Beach
    3,950 feet
  • Sandsend Beach
    1.2 miles
  • Robin Hood's Bay
    4.9 miles
  • Runswick Bay Beach
    6 miles
Public transit
  • Train Whitby Train Station
    0.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport
    32.4 miles
  • Newcastle International Airport
    58.1 miles
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport
    59.3 miles
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Amenities of Prospect House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Adults only
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Prospect House takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 9:00 PM


8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Visa Prospect House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests are kindly requested to inform the property if arriving after 18:00.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

This property is located in a residential area, and guests are asked to refrain from excessive noise.

FAQs about Prospect House

  • Room options at Prospect House include:

    • Double

  • Prospect House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Prospect House (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Private Parking
      • Parking
      • Street parking
      • Accessible parking
      • Free parking

    • The prices at Prospect House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Prospect House is 2,600 feet from the center of Whitby.

    • The nearest beach is 0.8 miles from Prospect House.

    • Check-in at Prospect House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.