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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 13, 2016

lovely owners make you feel very welcome had a sea view room fantastic views of the north bay room clean and tidy love the little extra touches bottled water biscuits and an endless supply of tea and coffee wifi is provided in the lounge but I managed to get it on second floor good central position for both bays a...

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Keith M, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, I'm so pleased you enjoyed staying with us again. Hope to see you both again when you next visit Scarborough.

doncaster
Reviewed September 6, 2016

had a 2 night stay friday 2nd sept\saturday 3rd sept.walking into the ainsley the first thing that you notice is the 1970s decor(in serious need of a lick of paint),the bedroom was nicely decorated the bathroom suite was all colours ,the shower was not good at all very little power took ages to rinse shampoo/shower gel off.BREAKFAST OH MY GOD...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We visited here last year - thought it was ok and decided to come back. Have to say this time around was an improvement. Looks like there has been a bit of work done in the rooms and thought breakfast was an improvement as well. Still having nice thoughts about the sausages! No hesitation about coming back for a third...

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Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We are happy to say we are re visiting aug bank hol.our friends from essex loved yorkshire &there stay at lynns.we are always confident of cleanliness friendliness &good food.views are fab.complementary "box" a treat.tvs that work &more than 2channels.we bring people all the time knowing we can rely on lynn&her standards never disapoint.see you soon.

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Ainsley01, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

So pleased you like staying with us, guess we must be doing something right! see you again soon.

Mablethorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 15, 2016

well situated, with wonderful views over north bay, very comfortable bed and excellent breakfast, highly recommended. On street parking at a premium in high season with disc zones, but the owners can help. we went to the open air theatre for a concert, this hotel is easy walking distance there and to the sea, but it is at the cliff...

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Ainsley01, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, hope we can provide you with accommodation if you visit Scarborough again.

Newcastle
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Thanks Lynne, for another pleasant stay at the Ainsley. If you go to the Ainsley ask for room 4 which overlooks the bay the views are spectacular. The rooms are spotless and they have a recycling bin in each room for you to put your recycling rubbish which is really good. There are so many nice touches that the owners...

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Ainsley01, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, hope to see you both again when you next visit Scarborough.

Terrassa, Spain
Reviewed December 16, 2015

I stayed at the Ainsley for a week and I loved it. They make you feel at home. Lynne couldn't be more friendly and helpful. Comfortable room and great views. I also have to highlight the quality of the English breakfast which is locally sourced. Highly recommended

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Ainsley01, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Chester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 30, 2015

Just back from another visit to Scarborough and The Ainsley. Once again we had a lovely stay, as always we were made to feel very welcome and comfortable. The room was nice and clean as usual, bed was lovely and so comfy, views over the bay are always the highlight despite the scaffold ( due to the outside of the...

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Ainsley01, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, it was so nice meeting you both again. Glad the scaffolding didn't spoil the views from the room too much, hope to see you again next year.

Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Stay for one night only, wish we could stop for longer. Had a room with sea view, which was absolutely amazing. Pleasantly surprised and good value. Breakfast was served between 8 and 9 so only one hour slot but that didn't bother us at all and food was really tasty. Suberb lactation rights in the middle of South and North...

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Newcastle
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Had a lovely couple of days staying at the Ainsley. We arrived early before check in time but the owners were happy to let us leave our luggage while the room was being prepared. We had an excellent sea view across the North Bay it was lovely looking out of our bay window. The room was comfortable and clean and...

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Ainsley01, Owner at The Ainsley, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we're so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again when you next visit Scarborough.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ainsley is a small, family run guest house with superb views over Scarborough's North Bay and only a short walk from all local amenities. Recently awarded a three star rating by Quality in Tourism for Visit Britain. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ainsley

Address: Queens Parade | Queens Parade, Scarborough YO12 7JB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range: $56 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ainsley 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“recommend a sea view room waking up to north bay is fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles dnero577, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“dont go,so you dont have to choose a room.”
 of 5 bubbles tomtucker, Sep 6, 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 had really good sea views”
 of 5 bubbles MungoPNewcastle, Aug 12, 2015 | Read review
“At peak times you probably need to book early to get a sea view room. Because it is an old building there is no lift.”
 of 5 bubbles LesleyJ199, Mar 24, 2015 | Read review
“Sea view rooms are worth the few pounds upgrade”
 of 5 bubbles XantheMSM, Sep 12, 2014 | Read review
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