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The Waves

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39 Esplanade Road | South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AT, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed for two nights at The Waves in a family room. Comfort,cleanliness,breakfast and service are fantastic. The owners recommended a nearby Italian restaurant,it was first class. Parking is free and spaces on the road outside the B&B are readily available,a free parking permit is given. If your looking for a first class bed and breakfast The Waves is the... More 

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Kevern_TheWaves, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Hi Fisherprice2013, thanks for taking the time to leave a review, and thanks for coming to stay at The Waves. It's good to hear you enjoyed Tuscany Too aswell - we are really lucky to have that so close. Hope to see you again sometime. Kevern More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a 2 night break in Scarborough and stayed at The Waves. I always base my hotel or bb choice on reviews from Trip advisor, and I certainly was not let down. Everything was spot on, from Kevern dashing around Scarborough for some arrival treats for my daughter, to a beautifully appointed room with the best... More 

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Kevern_TheWaves, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Hi Kate, thanks for coming to stay with us - it's good to know those arrival treats worked out OK. Thanks for your other comments too which are much appreciated. It's good to hear you're planning to come again, so we'll look forward to seeing you then. Kevern More 

5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed in room 3 with partner. What a lovely, spacious and very clean bed and breakfast. Can honestly say that this is the nicest one me and my partner have stayed in. The owners have thought about everything to make your stay as comfy and welcoming as possible. The full English breakfast was tasty too! Will come to stay again... More 

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Kevern_TheWaves, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Hi Sarahndavid, that's great to hear, thank you. Thanks for coming to stay and for your comments. Hope to see you again before too long. Kevern More 

West Midlands
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my favourite B & B in the UK. We have stayed twice now and each time have had a fantastic time. The rooms are lovely, extremely clean and very stylish. Room 3 is wonderful. The breakfasts are totally amazing - so much choice, all expertly cooked by Kevern. We just love the whole atmosphere of this amazing place... More 

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Kevern_TheWaves, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Hi CuratorWestMidlands, it was great to see you at The Waves again and thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Thanks for your comments too which are much appreciated. Hope to see you again sometime - maybe for a little more celebrity spotting. Kevern More 

Skipton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is an unbeatable B&B experience - relaxing, comfortable, delicious, informative, quirky, spotless, spacious ... I could go on, but you really just need to try it for yourself. If there's such a thing as artisan B&B, then this is it. You may not want to leave!

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Kevern_TheWaves, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Hi AdeGil60, thanks for your review and your comments - I love the idea of being an artisan B&B, so thanks for that description. Hope to see you again sometime. Kevern More 

wakefield
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Excellent stay at the waves from 27th March 29th March beautiful hotel our room spotless clean with a roll top bath in our bathroom . Excellent choice of breakfast highly recommend the waves and will be definatley be returning.

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West Boldon, null, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Lovely hosts, lovely room and lovely breakfast. Couldn't have been better. Would definitely stay again. The special touches meant such a lot: phone call the night before to advise us of road closures, free parking disc, bottled water in room, handmade toiletries and a very helpful information booklet. The free to use jukebox, record player and records in the lounge... More 

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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here in October and we were bowled over by the place. The decor is stunning, simple and classy but so comfortable and welcoming. The 70's style lounge is a great touch, with a juke box and fresh coffee and cookies it was a great way to end the evening. Breakfast was stunning with so many choices including vegetarian and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The Waves is an eclectic and quirky mix of retro 70's and modern simplicity. Two night stay with a teenage daughter who also enjoyed the experience of listening to records in the evening. Charming hosts who were very welcoming. Spotless rooms with crisp Egyptian 100% cotton bedding and towels. Breakfast was delicious with a wide variety of choices and lots... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We stayed at The Waves a few years ago and had a great time so we chose to stay here again this time - why tempt fate elsewhere? My husband and I stayed in room 2 - an immaculate room with lovely decor. My teenage son had booked the single room but Kevern very kindly upgraded him to a double... More 

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