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Bradford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sorry to say this but stayed here for two nights half board 11/12 Aug, room 236 twin as my bed was very hard and uncomfortable we decided to turn mattress over but as we stripped the bed we were horrified to find the mattress had a slit in the middle about 7or 8 ins long, also a big stain mark... More 

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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here 2 weeks ago for 2 nights. The hotel is clean and spacious but out dated. Old fashioned furniture and basic decor. Uncomfortable wooden headboard with TV in the corner of the room as an afterthought. The hotels position is great for quick access on foot to Scarborough beach and the strip of shops and... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ticks all the boxes for me. From reception to bar and restaurant a pleasurable experience, friendly helpful staff and breathtaking views. Treat yourselves to a hotel that cares you won't regret it. After booking into the Villa Esplanade earlier in the day which we found to our cost was not up to the mark, see separate review, we were lucky... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to have coffee on the terrace because it has one of the best views of the bay.unfortunately it was by far the worst coffee I have tasted in many many years. Please invest in a proper coffee machine or at least use Cafetières... There's no excuse in this day in age to serve pale dishwater coffee. The service... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

tired and dated in need of updating. The room was warm and clean, fresh crisp bedding but the paint was peeling off the painted tiles in the en-suite. We would have complained if we were staying more than one night and feel it was probably the only room left as it was a last minute booking .

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Thank Caroline T
Mary E, Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline, Thank you for taking time to post a review. We are currently upgrading the bedrooms & bathrooms, so if you do come to stay again, please request one of the upgraded rooms & we will try to allocate you one of those. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in here for one night only with my partner and my mum. On entering the hotel we remarked on the rather dated decor and the quaintness of being given keys rather than a card for our rooms. This should have really been the give away for what was to come - rooms that hadn't been refurbished since the 1960's!... More 

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Mary E, Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicky W, thank you for your review, we are currently refurbishing, but with it being such a big hotel, it is going to take time. We hope you will come & visit us again some time in the future, to see the progress we have made. More 

Blackburn, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Very good value at £134 with sea view B&B plus evening meal. The staff are friendly and helpful. The room we stayed in had dated decor and needed refurbishing but was clean and had three windows with a sea view, we even had our own balcony. Breakfast was good and was served to you by lovely staff, nice touch as... More 

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Thank Steve G
Mary E, Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Steve G, thank you for lovely comments & we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Dont know where to start, it was virtually all bad, but the worst was the dirt of the place, window ledges filty...and rooms dirty...Food though was passable...If you are even thinking of staying here dont, there a many nice hotels in vicinity

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Mary E, Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Charles G, I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay, but hope you will come & stay with us in the future, when we have finished refurbishing. More 

london
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186 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The hotel is very clean and charmingly old fashioned. The view from the hotel is stunning. 10-15 mins walk down onto Scarborough sea front and 5 mins to the town. There is a cliff lift for the less mobile which costs £1 also a costal bus which goes all along the front. The parlour lounge is great to take yourself... More 

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Mary E, Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear farmgirlLondon, Thank you for taking the time for posting a review & your positive comments. Look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Surfers Paradise, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Stayed for 1 night with National Holidays. Hotel is in a very good position with beautiful views, but there are many steps to climb unless you use the chair lifts. Public areas are very pleasant and nicely decorated with comfortable chairs. My room was very dated, with peeling wallpaper and old furniture, but the room and bathroom were very clean... More 

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Mary E, Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear PamelaMaryQld, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay & look forward to welcoming you back. More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about The Esplanade Hotel

Address: Esplanade Hotel Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range: $58 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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