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Highlander Hotel

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   15-16 The Esplanade | South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AF, England
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Ranked #72 of 182 Scarborough B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel/pub for two nights during August 2014. There are only, I think, six rooms, accessible by lift or stairs. On the ground floor there is a bar (where food is served) and a breakfast room for residents. On checking in, I was shown to the 'Carlsberg Room' on the third floor, overlooking the Esplanade and sea.... More

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Had a great first time holiday at The Highlander (although have eaten there many times before). Lovely room with great views over Scarborough South Bay & out to sea. Found the staff to be really happy & friendl. Excellent breakfasts & great , value for money food.

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uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

Me husband and our 6 year old granddaughter,were booked in to the highlander for 4 days. The room was spacious,clean well presented with everything that we would need. The views were fabulous.The owners Karen and Nick,were extremely hospitable,the breakfast,and any other meals that we had in the hotel were delicious, cooked by Nick.Our son whom was booked into another hotel,as... More

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The Highlander is a quaint little place with a plaid carpet that's been vacuumed to within an inch of its life...not a speck of dust to be seen. Reasonably priced food, very pleasant staff and a friendly local clientele. Would certainly go there again.

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Derbyshire
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41 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The Highlander is excellently located on an elevated road with views around the South Bay (see photo) - this must be one of the best addresses in Scarborough, providing a pleasant environment away from the hustle and bustle of the seafront and town-centre. On arrival, I had trouble finding the right entrance to check in, but discovered that the reception... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We needed a hotel for an overnight stay, having booked tickets to see Status Quo, at the Open Air Theatre, searching the internet I came across the Highlander and booked. We arrived earlier than the check in time, but were allowed into our room by the friendly barman Craig, and supplied with a disk for the on road parking. In... More

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east yorks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We always eat at the Highlander hotel as the food is all home made and absolutely delicious. The service is great and all the staff are very friendly. Also the location is great with plenty of room to eat outside if you choose to. See you all again soon. whiskeylil

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at this family run hotel. Staff friendliness and service were second to none-nothing to much trouble. Breakfast and bar food excellent and reasonably priced-second to none. Best bar pint of beer in Yorkshire!! Room and bathroom clean, spacious and good decoration. We had stunning sea views from our room. I left my phone charger behind--no... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Me and my friend came to Scarborough to relive some of my childhood memories have just spent a brilliant 2 night stay at The Highlander. The William Clark room was fantastic - very spacious, clean and amazing views across the sea and the harbour. Breakfast was excellent and the bar meals in the evening were very reasonably priced and also... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

A.lovely hotel.very reasonably priced.clean tidy rooms,I.stayed in a small double which was clean.tidy just right for me.breakfast is lovely as are.the.evening meals in the bar.gd food reasonably priced too.will definitely be.coming back.a big thank you.to Richard and.Karen and.all the staff.

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Address: 15-16 The Esplanade | South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Highlander Hotel 3*
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