Raithwaite Estate, Whitby

Sandsend Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3ST

A heavenly sanctuary on the Whitby coast

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  • Coastal Setting
  • Luxury Spa
  • Self Catering Cottages
Raithwaite Estate Overview
  • Parking
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Treatments
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Dog Friendly
  • Children Welcome
  • 24hr Room Service
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Disabled rooms
  • Baby listening
  • Fishing
  • Archery
  • Conference facilities
  • Civil Ceremonies
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting
  • Baby sitting
  • Walking/Jogging trails
  • Mountain Biking
  • Jacuzzi

Hidden among 80 acres of picturesque Yorkshire countryside along the Whitby coast, Raithwaite Estate is a fabulous place to stay. The pale stone exterior is sympathetic to its surroundings and beautifully manicured gardens, making it a stunning countryside retreat. The unspoilt, natural landscape possesses a real air or tranquility and is the perfect haven for anyone wanting to recharge their batteries.

As well as being in an enviable location, Raithwaite Estate in Whitby boasts a wonderful indulgent spa, two restaurants, two hotels and a selection of stunning cottages.

As soon as you walk through the doors in any of the many accommodation types at Raithwaite Estate, you will be impressed by the stylish and elegant décor and furnishings. Everywhere feels bright, spacious and calm, and oozes luxury. The Estate provides gorgeous accommodation where you can totally escape.

The décor and furnishings rival the beauty of the outdoors, and there is a wide choice of rooms for you to choose from. Whether you are looking for an intimate break where you can unwind in the privacy of a cottage or want to live it up in a Abbey Suite, there will be something to suit you.

The Estate is renowned for its superior dining experience. Enjoy the elegant setting of The Brasserie which serves a traditional French brasserie style menu with a Yorkshire twist. Or for something a little different, Hunters Lounge in the Keep hotel is a great place to relax and dine with the whole family. Afternoon tea is served within either the conservatory overlooking the award winning gardens, or in Poachers Bar, where you can also sample some delicious cocktails. Poachers Bar is a great place to socialise with the other guests.

If you really want to indulge yourself in some pampering during your stay, there are lots of treatments available at The Spa, where you can unwind for several hours.

You will find the hospitality is exceptional throughout your time at the Estate, and you can rest assured that you will be totally looked after from the minute you arrive. The staff are professional, friendly and discreet and understand the importance of providing excellent service.


Dining at Raithwaite Estate is an experience in itself and the hotel kitchen is a place for creativity and passion, where inspiring dishes are consistently being produced using ingredients from local suppliers. Produce such as cheeses, meats, fish, vegetables and preserves are the finest you will find anywhere in Yorkshire. Throughout Raithwaite Estate the facilities are to the highest standard.

The Brasserie is the latest addition to Raithwaite Estate, providing a menu that celebrates French brasserie food, along with Yorkshire specialities.

Poachers Bar is a vibrant hub for socialising at any time of the day. So whether you have a penchant for coffee, cocktails or afternoon tea, this is the perfect place to chill out. In the warmer months you can sit out on the lawn and immerse yourself in the colourful gardens.

Afternoon tea is an indulgent treat with homemade cakes and pastries, teas from around the globe, finger sandwiches and, of course, the quintessential favourite: scones with clotted cream and jam. If you fancy really pushing the boat out, why not enjoy a glass or two of champagne?

The Spa

Imagine a tranquil, relaxing, indulgent and heavenly sanctuary where you can let your mind and body completely de-stress. As you walk into The Spa at Raithwaite Estate in Whitby, you will immediately feel relaxed. This peaceful haven has everything you need for the definitive pamper session. There are four treatment rooms, relaxation area, gym, steam room, sauna, heated pool and Jacuzzi. The Spa offers many packages and is ideal for short breaks with friends or your partner.

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