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Mulgrave Place, Scarborough YO11 1HZ, England
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The Castle By The Sea
Ranked #55 of 182 Scarborough B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

John his adorable.he can't do enough to make your stay special gorgeous view great breakfast and beautiful surroundings it shall be a welcome return.we had a room down stairs that had a four poster bed and ensuite, the lounge even had a games console for the kids while you enjoy a cream tea with home made preserves and a breath... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in room 3 it was a good size room and very clean I was a little disappointed by the fact that there was no window in the room instead there was a door which had a frosted window in it which lead out onto a terrace. The shower room was clean but dated and I we really struggled... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back after staying here again 4 nights with my son and partner, John and his wife terrific cant do enough for you,came last year and will again next year if not sooner,read some other comments but do disagree with one of them as how can the conservatory be painted if guests are using it,give the man a chance,

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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

visited in May, very old fashioned, furniture quite dated and worn in areas. breaakfast and evening meals served in conservatory which hadnt seen a lick of paint in years. the "balcony" on our room was a disgrace - worn out - and not useable - patio furniture, a pond kind of attraction that was just green water with fly larvae... More

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

Previously stayed here in 2010. Again, very hospitable, friendly service. Good full English breakfast (with home made preserves) sets you up for the day. Can be taken in the conservatory with fantastic views of Scarborough's North Bay. Very good location on the headland just below Scarborough Castle, near St Mary's church. Not too far from the town, restaurants and harbour... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

On arrival, we we're greeted by John who helped us in with our cases. Once unpacked, we had their 'cream tea'. Wonderful home made produce; impeccably served, whilst we relaxed for the afternoon in the conservatory area with our dog. John's recommendation of a local 'dog friendly' pub that evening proved an ideal choice for real ale, super food and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Just got back from a brilliant stay at the castle. 3 generations plus bella the boxer were perfectly situated on the 3 terrace bedrooms with access to all the rooms.Not the quietest of kids especially Fraser. But John and Janet made us feel so welcome .Breakfast which is superb was a prime example of Johns patience with us. The whole... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights after reading the reviews on tripadvisor and was very happy with the place. Came alone and I must say John and Janet were very attentive and made me feel very welcomed and looked after. The place is overlooks the North Bay and the view was amazing - even caught a sunset! Located quite near the South... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

we stayed for 2 nights, first impression of the outside looked like it needed a bit of a spruce up. DONT LET this put you off. inside is warm welcoming and very clean. the room ( we stayed in room 2 ) was very comfortable,, clean and the bed was great, a really good sleep. best thing for me was... More

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Needed to get a break for a few days and needed a dog friendly hotel.found an advert in local pet shop and just decided to book. Met with a very warm welcome from John and Janet and shown to our spacious dog friendly room. Door out on to the rooftop with the most beautiful view over the North Bay which... More

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Address: Mulgrave Place, Scarborough YO11 1HZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
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Also Known As:
The Castle By The Sea Hotel Scarborough

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