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The Hillcrest

2 Peasholm Avenue, Scarborough YO12 7NE, England
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Rating summary
  • 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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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I only came to Scarborough for one day break and booked my stay with my train tickets through trainline. I didn't even know what to expect.. well I wasn't dissappointed, the owners are very welcoming and warm people, made me feel comfortable right from beginning. My room was in the attick. very cosy, bed very comfortable. I had really good... More 

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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

My wife and I took my 89 year old father here for a stay of four days to give him a break from home. We had been in touch with Tony who had told us that parking the car would be sorted out for us but unfortunately this did not materialize and we had to stay out on the road... More 

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We have just returned from another weeks holiday at The Hillcrest and have already booked again for next year. We find The Hillcrest to be the perfect location to stay in Scarborough, its position on the quieter north side of the town is ideal. The hotel is situated just away from the hustle and bustle and yet only a minutes... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Having recently had a pleasant 2 night weekend break at the Hillcrest, I must comment that the earlier reviews stating 'Discusting Avoid & Awful' these people need to take a serious reality check, for the price paid, you are getting a nice warm welcome upon arrival, a comfortable room, a freshly cooked breakfast as well as on street parking close... More 

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Lincolnshire
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25 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Having stopped here a number of times before we were not surprised to find that Tony and Lynn had maintained the high standards that we found before. The accommodation is comfortable and clean and it is altogether a very friendly place to be. Breakfasts are well cooked and both Tony and Lynn go out of their way to help you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Our stay at the Hillcrest was perfect from the minute we arrived as we were made extremely welcome from the minute we arrived. The breakfast was excellent and anything you wanted was not a problem to the very friendly owners Tony & Lynn. The hotel is in quiet location, and the accommodation is extremely clean and comfortable. Thank you John... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Having stayed in a number of Hotels/B & B's in Scarborough this is without doubt my favourite! A very friendly, well run, clean and tidy hotel in an excellent quiet position. Handily placed for Peasholm Park and all the delights the North Bay has to offer, small car park, but ample on street parking nearby. Tony & Lynn are excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I have spent many years travelling the length and breadth of England and stayed in more hotels than I care to remember but without a shadow of a doubt the Hillcrest Hotel in Scarborough is simply the best. The owners Tony and Lynn can't do enough for the guests and their kindness has no bounds. The rooms are superbly furnished... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Booked at last minute and on arrival was met by the lovely polite friendly owners who helped my husband with our bags as we have a 10 week old baby.The rooms were very cosy and had a homely feel to them, we asked the female owner where the best places to visit would be and she was very helpful, they... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

1st review here. Well where shall we start? The place is stuck in the 1980's with dreadful decor, wallpaper dropping off and it had the smell of an old peoples home. Owners were not very talkative, and preferred to just sit in their own quarters. We have reviewed many places but I've never seen so much dust on the tops... More 

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Lynn E, Owner at The Hillcrest, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations. The cleaning issues you mentioned have been addressed. This was a telephone booking for two single rooms. However, despite there being no mention at the time of booking, this couple arrived with a baby. Unfortunately, we do not take children under the age of five,... More 

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Address: 2 Peasholm Avenue, Scarborough YO12 7NE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
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Number of rooms: 7
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