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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   116 Columbus Ravine, Scarborough YO12 7QZ, England
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Ranked #7 of 182 Scarborough B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Nigel D Sutton in Ashfield, England, United Kingdom
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Sutton in Ashfield, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We took along two friends for a two night stay at The Almar. We were all immensely impressed with all aspects of this excellently run establishment. Jamie and Michelle are quality hosts and provide a 5 Star Service on your behalf. The cleanliness, hospitality, local information and above all, breakfast, cannot be bettered. This was our second visit and it... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading all of the great reviews, we were left disappointed by our stay. The room had the smallest en suite that we have ever seen, not even big enough to accommodate a wash basin, this was situated in the bedroom itself. The biggest problem was the fact that we were kept awake by noise from adjoining rooms, you could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely fantastic, both Jamie and Michelle are the best hosts, nothing is too much trouble. The best in Scarborough , highly recommended. They bent over backwards to accommodate us and really made us feel welcome. Rooms are immaculately clean the breakfast is great!!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in the 'small single'. And it is small but has its own en suite bathroom. An excellent breakfast and a clean room. What more can you want for £20? All the staff are friendly and the whole place is spotless. Great location too. If there is a better Scarborough B&B then I'd be amazed.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying at the Almar for years and I've never been disappointed with any aspect of our stay, Jamie and Michelle are extremely helpful and make you feel very welcome even for us hairy bikers going to Oliver Mount for the races. Rooms are very clean and tidy with tea, coffee and biscuits, breakfast has never left me... More

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had the pleasure to stay regularly at the Almar - and it has been a pleasure - and in doing so, I have had the opportunity to stay in different rooms on different occasions. Each room has been finished and furnished to a very high standard, is spotless and fresh, and the attention to detail is above and... More

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the ALMAR recently whilst on a golf trip. I was given a courtesy call the evening before I was due to arrive to make sure all was still in order. On arrival Jamie's welcome is as warm and friendly as it gets. You immediately feel a rapport which all helps you settle in quickly. Unbeknown to me I... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just got back from The Almar having stopped last year and once again i cannot praise Jamie Michelle and Naomi enough for there kindness and friendliness I was there for the cricket festival it is so convenient to get to the ground and surrounding area which includes Peasholm park The food was great and so well presented the... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if I wanted to I couldn't find fault with The Almar. Jamie, Michelle and his staff made us feel very welcome from the second we arrived and couldn't do enough for us. Our room, like the rest of the hotel, was spotless. The breakfast was second to none and the staff were very friendly and professional. The evening chats... More

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Castleford, West Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lost count of the number of times we have stayed at The Almar and once again had a brilliant couple of nights break. Unfortunately Michelle was ill and so wasn't there but Jamie was his usual uber friendly and efficient self. Can't recommend this place enough. We will be back shortly :-)

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Address: 116 Columbus Ravine, Scarborough YO12 7QZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Almar 3*
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Everyone’s idea of the perfect break is different….Whatever you are looking for though, you'll find it all here at The Almar. Our aim is to provide the perfect base where you can experience all that Scarborough has to offer, as well as all of the other numerous attractions of the North Yorkshire coast. We are located in the popular Columbus Ravine area which is very convenient for the North Bay attractions as Peasholm Park, the North Bay beaches and the Scarborough Open Air Theatre are all only a 5 minute stroll away. The entire guest house is tastefully decorated with well appointed en suite rooms. Whether you are with us for a short stay or a longer break, we are sure that you will enjoy an extremely comfortable time with us. With a warm and friendly family atmosphere, we welcome single travellers, couples, families and groups of friends alike and always ensure that everyone considers The Almar to be a real home from home! As the new owner of The Almar my aim is to continually improve the quality and facilities of the 3* guest house. With this in mind The Almar Beauty will be introduced during the summer for the convenience of all our future guests. ... more   less 
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