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There's always something exciting happening in and around Raithwaite. Read all about what we're up to here:

Five minutes with… Jamie Walton, Head Grower at Raithwaite Sandsend

Jamie is developing our “no-dig” garden, and here he tells us all about his plans on improving the health of our grounds

Local suppliers we love: Dennis Crooks

We’re proud to be working with the very best local suppliers, including this champion of sustainable seafood.

The 5 best dog walks around Raithwaite Sandsend

To celebrate National Pet Day, we’ve selected our favourite dog walks around Whitby and Sandsend…

Star-gazing at Raithwaite

Our dark skies are just perfect for the starry-eyed…

Raithwaite Forest Garden in collaboration with Sapling Spirits

We’re so proud to create the UK’s very first hotel forest garden, in collaboration with Sapling Spirits. They’re a brilliant brand who share our sustainability ethos and have helped to create an edible landscape for our chefs and mixologists to pick from.

The UK’s first hotel forest garden takes roots in North Yorkshire

Raithwaite Sandsend Hotel, in partnership with Sapling Spirits, has created the UK’s very first hotel Forest Garden in North Yorkshire – to sustainably feed the hotel’s kitchen year-round.

January 2022 Roundup & What’s Next?

We’ve got lots of exciting plans for Raithwaite. From planting the UK’s first hotel forest garden to launching our Crab Shack, find out what’s happening here.

Lunchtime Feasting

Beat the January blues with a lunchtime feast.

Five minutes with… Ollie Hunter, Food, Drink and Sustainability Director at Raithwaite Sandsend

The more connected and in harmony you are with nature, the better the food. When your ingredients are seasonal, local and organic, you get a much better flavour and much better nutrition.

Raithwaite Sandsend creates UK’s first hotel forest garden

Sometimes the best ideas come about over a drink. In this instance, the drink was a delicious Sapling Martini made with our house vodka, by Sapling Spirits, which plants one tree for every bottle sold. The idea? To collaborate with Sapling and plant those trees right here, on the Raithwaite Sandsend estate.