Inside Spyglass 1708 - Picture Gallery

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Being a Grade II Listed historic property, Spyglass 1708 is the perfect choice of accommodation in Whitby. Predominantly for those who are seeking for a luxurious holiday home.

The Sitting Room

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Two pre-Georgian windows in the sitting room give super views of Whitby.

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We provide two TVs, free Wi-fi and a selection of books, toys & games.

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The view from Spyglass 1708 over the rooftops to the Abbey is fabulous.

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Enjoy our light and spacious sitting room.

The Master Bedroom

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Sleeping 6 , Spyglass is the ideal choice of accommodation for couples, family vacation, or friends sharing.

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You'll find a lovely bedroom with king-size bed & en-suite bathroom.

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Romantic couples will love the renovated master bedroom.

The En-suite Bathroom

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This accommodation is equipped with a master bathroom with a laundry annex and a 2nd toilet upstairs.

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The Kitchen - Diner

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The Second Bedroom

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The room is set up with two singles,  but the beds "zip" together hotel style.

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For practicality, we've installed a 2nd restroom up to accommodate the top floor bedroom.

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Our housing also provide a further fantastic views of the upper Harbour.

Discover Whitby - Picture Gallery

Greens Whitby

To accomodate your stay at Spyglass 1708. Discover more of what Whitby could offer, by indulging yourself with Green's fine seafood and grill.

 Whitby steps

Whitby's famous 199-steps Llead from the Old Town to the Abbey.

NYM Railway Steamtrain 

Steam trains from the NYM Railway | pay daily visits to Whitby in the summer.

View To Sandsend Nab

The view of coastal sunset from Whitby's west cliff towards Sandsend Nab.

Murk Esk Sign

For those loving the outdoor, Whitby makes an ideal base for active walking or cycling holidays.


Fish n Chips

This might be your hardest choice during your stay at Whitby: Cod or Haddock?

Whitby Regatta fireworks - Colin Carter

Fireworks mark the end of Whitby's Regatta - This event is held every August.


Captain Cook's Replica endeavour has visited Whitby several times.


Whitby's main beach offers visitors the option to have a lovely walk or having an invigorating dip in the water.


Whitby Abbey is just a short stroll from Spyglass 1708.


Whitby's unique sights and sounds of history have been enjoyed by those from different generations.

 Cleveland Way Map Rosedale

The Cleveland way is a 110-mile long national trail..

 Birch Hall Inn

Birch Hall Inn near Goathland is just outside Whitby. You can enjoy the company of England's Smallest Pub during your stay at Spyglass 1708!

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Having a long walk along the beach from Whitby to Sansend will complete your stay and is highly recommended!

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