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The Esplanade Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA, England
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Ranked #17 of 27 hotels in Scarborough
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a last minute booking for a one night stay in order to see a play at the Stephen Joseph theatre. Considering there was hardly anything left to book in the whole of Scarborough I was a little worried that there was not only a room available in this hotel but at such a reasonable price. We were very... More

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Dronfield, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an excellent stay, the room we had was very spacious and had an amazing view of the bay. Everywhere was very clean and the staff were really friendly and helpful. It has it's own car park which was great. The breakfast was really good quality and again the staff were brilliant. Really good value for money and would definitely... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely view over the sea from our first floor room, the hotel is ageing but the food was delicious, served on warm plates and was fresh. The entertainment was good and most of the staff very friendly.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Scarborough on a business trip and found the hotel facilities to be excellent. I have mobility problems but upper rooms were served by an extremely modern & reliable lift with no long waiting periods. A short taxi ride to the nearby CIU Clubs, 'Corporation Club' & 'WMC' cost in the £5.00 region, (4 of us = £1.25 each-... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has a *** rating. The room and linen were spotlessly clean and we were fortunate to have a sea view overlooking the harbour and castle. I would not recommend this hotel for anyone who has mobility problems as it is located on the top of the South Cliff (hence the stunning views) and has a series of steps... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent one night on a coach trip. Room was fine very clean, bathroom spotless. A little dated. Hotel itself was good. Food was acceptable but boring. Entertainment was provided and although not many people were there had a good night singer was very good. For those with mobility problems this hotel might not be suitable due to steps and steep... More

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St. Annes-on-Sea, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this Hotel 21st to 24th July with my Daughter. We were in a twin room with stunning views of the Bay, a traditional Hotel and yes a little TLC is needed nothing much but adds to the character of these old buildings i think. The most inportant to us was the fact it was spotlessly clean & Food... More

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Sheffield UK
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in the Esplanade for one night for a congress and really had no idea what to expect ...Reception was very friendly and the staff helpful and the room was bright and cheerful with excellent soft furnishings and that fabulous view..the fittings could do with an upgrade ( shower difficult to regulate) ..The breakfast was excellent ...for the money... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 6 nights here. Great view from bedroom which was well decorated and clean. The shower how ever was not good and a daily attack from a shower curtain was awful. The food started off great and the breakfasts daily were excellent but the evening meal! Very poor. Veg over cooked and never really hot. Unimaginative chef for combinations of... More

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49 reviews 49 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as part of a coach package holiday. The hotel is at the top of a cliff, so good views, over the main seafront and coastline, over to Scarborough Castle. It's value for money I think - we had a dinner, bed and breakfast package. The breakfast was very good, and the dinner was a traditional meal, 3... More

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Address: Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Esplanade Hotel 3*
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