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Address: Whitby YO22 4TZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1947 821734
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Ghost Walk.

We were the only couple to turn up! Dr Crank took us anyway, we totally enjoyed it and will go again with the kids ! Great night👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were the only couple to turn up! Dr Crank took us anyway, we totally enjoyed it and will go again with the kids ! Great night👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We turned up at the Whale Bones on West Cliff at 7.30pm on Sunday 6th November. It was a dark night and blowing a fair hoolie, and so bitter cold it made you wish you'd got a fisherman's gansie on. We looked in anticipation to see if anyone was there, and out of the shadows walked a gentleman who said,... More 

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Holmes Chapel, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went tonight and our guide was Claire. We went on the family tour and it was fantastic. We learnt lots and the kids thought it was fantastic. It's hard to keep a nine year old and twelve year old concentration and Claire managed perfectly. Would definitely recommend. Thankyou

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We decided to do the ghost walk whilst up on the East Cost for the weekend. Checked the website which specifically listed the date and start time of 7.30 at the Whalebone Arch. 50 + people turned up but the leader was a no-show. Waited 25 minutes then someone rang the number to be told it wasn't happening on Monday... More 

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Thank saltershowe
Bolsover, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Simple sign said meet at the whalebone at 7.30pm. Dr Krank introduced himself and that it was an hour of light entertainment. We haven't stopped chuckling at the tall Tales some as tall as James Cook's tall ships but I don't think we will ever enjoy anything quite as much as this.thank you

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We decided to go on a ghost walk whilst visiting Whitby on a Monday evening, there was the choice of the market square one at 8pm or the one near the whale bone arch at 7.30pm so went for the earlier one, after having a drink in the hotel at the top, we joined the crowd just before 7.30 where... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

What a let down, didn't happen, waited for half a hr with a crowd of thirty to Forty people of all ages, nothing to say canceled, a lot of disappointed people, not good enough, took someone to ring to be told not happening, come back tomorrow, what a joke!😡😡😡😡

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Thank suetturner
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

What a great way to end your stay in Whitby! Me and my partner went on the ghost one and we laughed so much. It's definitely worth £5. We enjoyed it so much, we would definitely do it again!

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Thank Megan_Meek
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The walk was enjoyable and entertaining.However, did expect a bit more in way of facts re Stoker and Dracula book. For £5 each, could have done with something at the end, which just seemed to fizzle out. Maybe a copy of the book for each couple or even a Dracula postcard.

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Thank jeffthomson
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This was such a nice evening Claire was a brilliant story teller, telling various stories as we walked around Whitby the weather held out !! as it was dark added to the atmosphere okay they might not all be true but told very well with a touch of humor well done highly recommended.

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