The Shepherd’s Purse is a guesthouse located in the heart of the charming seaside town of Whitby, North Yorkshire. It provides beautiful accommodation for those looking to plan a minimoon, British honeymoon or romantic retreat.
The Shepherds Purse is run by sisters Michelle and Sophie who were born and grew up in the area and are passionate about providing a memorable and very special experience for all their guests.
“Inspired by the extraordinary surroundings we grew up in we wanted to create a special space, somewhere far from the everyday. A place where deep green valley meets wild north sea, where echoes of mermaid crested waves and a touch of the faerie folk are woven into something quite magical. A nest of richness, of warm welcoming Accommodation, a trove of finest crafted Floral Wedding crowns and elegant bespoke Floral Workshops, timeless, imaginative, exceptional. We invite you to walk through a doorway into another world and discover something truly captivating and unique.”
“We are so lucky be situated on the edge of the breathtaking North Yorkshire Moors, close to woodland and stunning coastline. Located just under Whitby Abbey, on the ancient East Side of Church Street.”
“Our well appointed, and comfortable accommodation is behind busy Church Street at The Old Workshops – a choice of galleried rooms overlooking a garden courtyard. The Old Workshops was once a bustling jet workshops in Victorian days, steeped in history and full a character and old world charm. All rooms are en-suite, and feature four poster or brass bedsteads. A selection of country furniture, antique and vintage pieces and whimsical styling transports you to an enchanted space to escape the every day. It’s the perfect romantic hideaway.”