YHA Boggle Hole, Fylingthorpe, Whitby, North Yorkshire: hostel review

BOGGLE HOLE YOUTH HOSTEL ROBIN HOODS BAY - YHA hostels have reinvented themselves – and changed almost as much as our writer has in the 20 years since she last stayed in one.

Noughtie nights: the best UK hotels of the decade

Sally Shalam has stayed in hundreds of hotels, B&Bs and cottages, witnessing a revolution in hospitality, but which are the best? She picks her top 10 of the decade

Youth hostelling – but not as we know it

The YHA has been quietly reinventing itself - the renovation of Abbey House in Whitby, for instance, cost pounds 3.5m. But was it worth it?

Hotel review: Raithwaite Hall, near Whitby, North Yorkshire

A £30m makeover has turned a shipping magnate's former home into a luxurious hotel. It ticks all the boxes, but it won't set your pulse racing

Going goth in Whitby

On Dracula territory; where to stay with pets; and three theme parks you've never heard of

Five great British beach weekends

Like to be beside the seaside? Choose from these great beach resorts, with tips on hotels, pubs, food and fun in Cornwall, Yorkshire, Sussex, Carmarthenshire and the Isle of Bute

Fangs for coming: eight eccentric places to stay in Britain

Enjoy a gothic glory in Whitby, a slice of faded 30s seaside glamour, or a family hotel with leg-pulling owners

La Roas Hotel – Checking in

La Rosa Hotel, Whitby. Every time I come to Whitby it’s shrouded in mist. It’s as if it wants to keep some of its seaside secrets safe from the rest of the world, just in case we might arrive with notions of wanting to change it. Luckily, the owners of the recently opened La Rosa Hotel have no intention of trying to change their rightly beloved Whitby.