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The Esplanade Hotel

Esplanade Hotel Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA England
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Esplanade Hotel Belmont Road, Scarborough YO11 2AA England See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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The Esplanade Hotel is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Scarborough, offering a family-friendly environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. More While staying at The Esplanade Hotel, visitors can check out Freddie Gilroy and the Belsen Stragglers (1.2 km), which is a popular Scarborough attraction. The Esplanade Hotel is a family-friendly hotel offering a flat screen TV and a desk in the rooms. Plus, guests can enjoy a lounge, which has made this a popular choice among travelers visiting Scarborough. The Esplanade Hotel makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests internet access. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. While in Scarborough, you may want to check out some of the restaurants that are a short walk away from The Esplanade Hotel, including Tops (1.0 km), tuscany TOO (0.7 km), and Clark's Restaurant (0.6 km). If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Scarborough Beach (0.7 km), Peasholm Park (1.3 km), or The Spa Scarborough (0.2 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. Enjoy your stay in Scarborough! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$46 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
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We have stayed at the Esplanade many times over the years and I feel still gives great value for money. Yes the rooms could do with renovating and on this occasion we both found the bed a bit uncomfortable I’m afraid. We were surprised to find that many familiar staff faces were
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Really enjoyed out nights stay at The Esplanade Hotel , All the staff are so very helpful and friendly... will be back soon. The room and views were amazing, Really enjoyed our full English breakfast too .
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Good traditional hotel values, cracking breakfast, spotlessly clean, old fashioned furniture and the fabric of the building is "on the lean" as is everything on South Cliff these days, but that's all part of the charm I think. The best breakfast view and room views in town.
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We decided to book a winter mid-week break in Scarborough- our favourite seaside town!
We thought this time we would stay on the South Bay as normally we always seem to stop on the North Bay.
We were looking for a traditional seaside hotel experience and the Esplanade gave this i
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We booked for a late mid-week break in Scarborough and wanted a proper seaside hotel experience that I remembered as a young boy - this hotel gave it in spades.“Old fashioned” but very very nice. The view from our room of the South Bay was simply stunning- one piece of advice is
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Can I ask the name of the dog friendly pub and restaurant near the Esplanade please?
hi yes its the highlander hotel which has a restaurant and bar downstairs which allows dogs
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Do you have half board prices or does this depend on which meal one chooses/
Hi Brian, Half board prices vary depending on when you stay. However our evening 3 course table d'hote menu is served at £18.00pp Hope this helps Thomas Welburn Duty manager Should you require further assistance please reach out to us on 01723 360382
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Do you have Half Board Prices or does this depend on which meal you choose?
I am not sure, but I asvise you to eat in town. The quality of the restaurant was too far below par for us.....
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What time is breakfast please? With many thanks
Hi it is 7.30 to 9.30 Monday to Saturday and 8.00 to 10.00 on Sunday.
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Is it very hilly around the Esplanade hotel Scarborough ? Thanks for any help
Hi The Hotel is on the corner of the cliffs, it is in quite a hilly area. Kind Regards Ryan Johnson Front of House Manager
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"Ask for a sea view when booking"
"Worth paying extra for a north facing room"
"would not go"
"rooms views great higher floor !"
"Ask for a sea view room views are great"
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