Cliffemount Hotel - A Non-Smoking Hotel

Cliffemount Hotel - A Non-Smoking HotelBy the sea, this very special, 3-star (AA) country house offers spectacular sea views, relaxation, comfort and a 2 AA Rosette dining experience. The unique, luxury Cliffemount Hotel is on the cliff-top above Runswick Bay. Friendly, personal service and attention to detail ensure your break will be perfect. Enjoy amid the peace and quiet. All rooms and public areas were refurbished in January 2009. They have a tasteful design and modern touches, including flat-screen digital TV and carefully chosen furnishings. Premier rooms have balconies where you can enjoy the unrivalled view. Some rooms even have a telescope to bring you closer to the sweeping bay below.


Hotel details

General information

Rating : 3 stars
Size : 20 rooms
Currency : GBP
Check-in: from 15:00 to 21:00
Check-out : 07:30 to 11:00


  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pets Allowed
  • Bar
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Heating
  • Gay Friendly
  • All Public and Private spaces non-smoking


  • Golf Course (within 3 km)
  • Hiking
  • BBQ Facilities


  • Room Service
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast in the Room
  • Ironing Service
  • Internet Services
  • Packed Lunches
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet Access Included


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Food & Beverages

Imagine yourself enjoying a pre-dinner drink from our well-stocked bar. Fine malt whiskies are a tempting feature. Relax in our wood panelled lounge; a roaring log fire burns here in winter. Where better to sneak your first look at our mouthwatering dinner menu? If fish and chips are more your thing, check out Magpies Cafe in Whitby- voted Britain's best fish and chip shop by Rick Stein. Be prepared to join the queue to taste the infamous fish dishes.

Please note dogs no larger than spaniel size are accepted at Cliffemount Hotel. Please advise well in advance if you will be bringing a pet.


Wi-fi is available in public areas and is free of charge. 


Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed). 


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable. 

Location & area


Runswick Bay
TS13 5HU Whitby

Travel information

By Car: From the A171: - Follow this road until you see the signs for Runswick Bay, Sandsend and Hinderwell. Alternatively, you can follow the scenic route: - Take the A174 coast road from Teeside, then follow the signs for Runswick. - We are approximately 7 miles from Whitby. - Alternatively, you can follow the A169 to Whitby, coming off when you see the signs for Runswick Bay.

Area information

Cliffemount Hotel is surrounded by beautiful countryside and destinations made famous by TV programmes. The charming village of Sandsend and picturesque Robin Hood's Bay are situated close by. Goathland, home to the popular TV programme 'Heartbeat', and Scarborough, the beautiful setting for 'The Royal', are all just minutes away.

Hotel policies

Cancellation Policy

If cancelled up to 2 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged.  If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged. 

Deposit Policy

No deposit will be charged. 

VAT and city/tourist taxes

17.5 % VAT is included.  Service charge is not applicable.  City/tourist tax is not applicable. 

Meal Plan

Full English breakfast is included in the room rate. 

Children and Extra Bed Policy

All children are welcome.  All children under 2 years are charged GBP 10 per night per person when using existing bedding.  All children from 3 to 15 years are charged GBP 28 per night per person for extra beds.  Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1.  There is no capacity for cots in the room. 

Please note that in case specific policies apply to a particular room or rate, the specific room/rate policy prevails over the general hotel policy