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Reviewed yesterday NEW

What an amazing stay in this quirky guesthouse. The owners gave us a warm welcome, and told us what to expect during our stay - free range wholesome produce locally sourced, home-baked bread and biscuits! I was immediately drawn to the retro lounge with it's stunning 70s wallpaper, jukebox and record player. Really enjoyed spending time in here drinking coffee,...

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a 3 night stay and from the moment we arrived Phil and Chris were very welcoming. The room was clean, warm and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent with a wide variety of choice. Looking forward to hopefully having a few more days later in the year. Have stayed before with previous owners. The excellent standards have been carried...

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, look forward to seeing you both later in the year I hope, cheers, Chris and Phil

Castleford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

really friendly and down to earth couple. They have amazing nutritional breakfasts. The rooms were in good condition. They have brilliant entertainment and amazing décor. They really did have everything we needed. The place is child friendly and have a cot available for your lil one. I would recommend this place to my family and friends. We would defo stay...

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thanks Michael it was a pleasure to meet you both and the little one, we look forward to seeing you again, cheers, Chris and Phil

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb place to stay, spotlessly clean, great breakfast, with hospitality second to none, who couldn't do enough for you. When we visit Scarborough again will definitely stay at The Waves again without hesitation.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review we really appreciate you taking the time to give feedback. We hope to see you again soon, cheers, Chris and Phil

Loughborough
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Waves for a couple of nights and we loved it. Phil and Chris are wonderful hosts. The accommodation is spotless and the room was very spacious. A comfy bed and a huge selection to choose from for breakfast with excellent vegetarian options we will definitely be returning to the waves. My husband also ate all of...

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed The Waves and the homemade cookies!! We love return guests and look forward to seeing you soon, cheers, Chris and Phil

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Enjoyed a lovely 2 days in Scarborough staying The Waves, my 3rd visit. Food excellent.. Room great as usual. Provide Rooibos tea in the bedrooms - I've not found that anywhere else. Filled our flasks for a coasal walk to Cayton Bay. will be returing this year.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thanks Linda, it is great to have guests that we get to know. We look forward to meeting you next time and your pot of roobus will be waiting for you!! cheers, Chris and Phil

Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Fabulous stay with fabulous host and hostess. The amazing Chris and Phil who looked after us on our trip to Scarborough made our stay so welcomig with comfortable beds, hoy showers and incrediable breakfasts to get top rating from any food critic. Local knowledge given freely to find all Scarboroughs highlights.We could not have found better than the Waves. Cant...

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

We are so glad you will be coming back, we hope to see you in 2017 have a great Xmas and a fantastic 2017 and thanks for taking the time to review our B&B.

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Excellent in every way, ideal breakfast, perfect location for trips to Scarborough or the cliffs and very comfortable bedroom and facilities, including a pleasant lounge stocked with tea and biscuits. Catered very well for vegan travellers.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed staying with us, we look forward to meeting you again in the future and wish you all the Best for Xmas and the New Year, cheers, Chris and Phil

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 1, 2016

We stayed at the waves on Halloween weekend, l was taking part in the Yorkshire Coast 10k. I must admit it's the best b & we have stayed in. I was able to have an early breakfast on Sunday mornings which was excellent. All in all a really excellent experience.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review we really appreciate your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again, Happy Xmas and a spectacular New Year, cheers, Chris and Phil

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 30, 2016

This was our fourth and final visit this year..... as Phil and Chris are off to Oz for a well deserved break. As always the room, the breakfasts, the homemade cookies... and everything was 200000 % !!!! Do not look anywhere else. Perfect beach access location, great parking and stunning hosts. You wont wanna leave!!!!!

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Hi Kate, Thanks lovely to meet you both again, back from Oz now and looking forward to seeing friendly faces in 2017:) Merry Xmas and Happy New Year, Chris and Philxx

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waves is four star silver award B&B in the beautiful South Cliff area of Scarborough. The cosy Victorian house has seven stylish rooms with modern decor, pure white Egyptian cotton linen, feature handmade wooden furniture, Freeview, fair-trade teas, real coffee and bottled water. The fantastic breakfast menu has received a breakfast award and includes free range full English breakfast and other options, including vegetarian choices and home baked bread, made with organic local ingredients. Free parking, free Wi-Fi. Enjoy home-made cookies and play the jukebox and vinyl in the cool retro lounge. Close to the Spa Complex and beach, near local restaurants and pubs and a short walk to the town centre, Stephen Joseph Theatre and Hull University Scarborough Campus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waves

Address: 39 Esplanade Road | South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: $73 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Waves 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“I have stayed in two different rooms and both are of excellent standard. Would imagine that all rooms are of the same quality grade. ”
 of 5 bubbles O337HHlindas, 2 days ago | Read review
“The room was excellent, the whole stay was excellent, the food is to die for. ”
 of 5 bubbles denisebL8472VP, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“rooms 5 and 2 great with children.”
 of 5 bubbles katehM6642MT, Oct 30, 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you try the fruit compote and enjoy the free cookies- both are delicious!”
 of 5 bubbles clairewC2886TD, Sep 22, 2016 | Read review
“room 3 with beautiful walk in bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 963angelag, Sep 21, 2016 | Read review
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