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The Esplanade Hotel

3.0 of 5 Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA, England
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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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Hornsea, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I stayed here because it was within walking distance of the Spa Theatre. From a distance this hotel looked very elegant, but close up, it was rather tired! The staff were very friendly and the food in the restaurant was excellent and always hot and served on very hot plates. The view from the restaurant was spectacular.... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Esplanade itself is a beautiful building. Spectacular views across the Bay, watching fishing vessels to-ing and fro-ing from the working marina! Although our Border Collie is no lap-dog size, he was most welcome and comfortable in all areas of the hotel. Room (487) - and all parts of the hotel - cleaner than other hotels I've stayed in. Located... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location. Everything functional and in good working order. But overall the hotel is very tired. I will avoid this hotel in future, as there is plenty better available in Scarborough for the price. This hotel needs a lot of money spending on it to bring it up to date. The décor appears at least 20 years out of date... More

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arived at the hotel around 8 p.m we booked through booking.com 72 pounds for 2 nights. They had not received anything off booking.com. Luckily they had a lively room for us. Reception staff could not have been more helpful. Room was large huge bay window overlooking the sea. Furniture was a bit old fashioned but hey we were in... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel could do with a refurbishment but it is still very grand. Large rooms, high ceilings, wide corridors. Bar, lift, lounge etc...everything you would expect. Staff were very nice. Our room was large, clean and comfortable. Bathroom was massive...good shower with loads of hot water. Situated on the clfftop if affords spectacular views. Lovely walks. The downside is hills... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This 3 star hotel has recently been painted on the outside giving it a good clean appearance. The views from some of the rooms, including the restaurant (if your lucky enough to occupy a table in the lovely glass bay window) are the best in Scarborough. Our stay consisted of 2 nights in a twin room with one of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

TRAVELLED WITH ECLIPSE PICK UP and dropped off at door by taxi .John Jackson our coach driver was great And the other people on the coach MADE OUR HOLIDAY. We enjoyed a lovely day at York and Whitby and we then visited Heartbeat country . Weather very poor, but had a lovely day in Scarborough, hotel made up for the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Situated on the cliff of north bay. Lovely location, shame about the service. If you have trouble walking, do not come here unless you want to get taxis out which are not cheap. Spent one night. Would not wish to stay more. Nice old building but smelled fousty and not all twin rooms are of the same quality. A room... More

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Marton, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

I normally stay at the Palm Court but they were booked. I then looked on Booking.com and came across the Esplanade. I booked a single room and said as I was coming from New Zealand, could I have a room with a view. I got that, wonderful view from the window of Scarborough waterfront and the bay. The room could... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

I had a double room , with a sea view , the room had everything I needed. Very friendly staff , nothing was too much trouble for them . The meals were beautiful , especially the bountiful breakfasts. The bathroom and beds were dated , but functional . An excellent hotel, highly recommended . Tip: request a sea view .

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Address: Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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