This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. On the magnificent West Cliff of Whitby, this family-run guesthouse offers comfortable accommodations, wonderful sea views, free wireless internet access and a tasty breakfast.

Situated in a quiet side road, the Middleham has a good location from which to enjoy Whitby, within easy reach of all that this pretty seaside town has to offer. The seafront is just 500 feet away and the center of town is just a 5-minute walk away. You can take the cliff elevator or walk down to Whitby’s miles of golden sands. Explore the charming historic quarter with its narrow cobbled streets or walk up the 199 steps to St Mary’s church and Whitby Abbey.

The spacious rooms include double, family and king four-poster rooms. Some of the rooms have stunning sea views. Each room has a private bathroom, TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryers and an alarm clock/radio.

Free wireless internet access is available throughout.

There is a large resident’s lounge, with a TV and video. You are welcome to bring your own wine and beer, and glasses are available for you to use.

A full English breakfast is included in the price.

Breakfast includes fresh fruit, yogurt and cereal, followed by a full English breakfast. Vegetarian options are also available.

The Middleham is family run and your hosts, Mick and Sheila, pride themselves on the warm, friendly welcome they offer guests.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

The Middleham has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 8, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Whitby, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian


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Closest beaches
  • Whitby Beach

    Whitby Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    800 feet from property
  • Sandsend Beach

    Sandsend Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    4,750 feet from property
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea North sea
    0.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Whitby Beach
    800 feet
  • Sandsend Beach
    4,750 feet
  • Robin Hood's Bay
    5 miles
  • Runswick Bay Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport
    32.5 miles
  • Newcastle International Airport
    57.8 miles
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport
    59.8 miles
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Amenities of The Middleham
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Beach
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Fax
  • TV
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Adults only
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules The Middleham takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Check-out

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that there is a minimum-stay period of 2 nights.

Please inform The Middleham of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Middleham

  • Check-in at The Middleham is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • The Middleham offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Beach

  • The nearest beach is 800 feet from The Middleham.

  • The Middleham is 1,950 feet from the center of Whitby.

  • Room options at The Middleham include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Twin

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

    • Parking
    • Street parking

  • Guests staying at The Middleham can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian

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