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Royal Hotel Scarborough

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Room & Suite (325)
Pool & Beach (21)
Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“plenty of choice”(58 reviews)
“sea front”(36 reviews)
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful old building but tired and run down. Way over priced. The plumbing must have been from when the hotel was originally built which rattled and clanged. The TV didnt work, there was a huge whole in the wall, the lighting and fan in the...More

1  Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took our 5 year old granddaughter to Scarborough for a couple of days and stayed in the royal, room was clean, staff very friendly, only did b&b but breakfast was a bit hectic, had to wait for different items to be replenished. My granddaughter...More

Thank dianesmith19925
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This old building was probably one of the best hotels in Scarborough in its day but is badly needing some updating and general repair. Only short walk down some steps to the beach or 5 mins walk to main shopping area. Bed was comfortable enough...More

Thank Ross G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Terrible hotel at ripoff prices - promotional video makes it look nice and the location certainly is. Hotel, however, is falling apart, shabby, smelly, overall - disgusting for the price. Would prefer to sleep in a cardboard box on the beach.

2  Thank Nick W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked 2 rooms for Saturday night at a Total cost of £298. Rooms not ready on arrival at 14.00 left waiting Until 3pm. Staff in reception couldn’t care less. Terrible attitude. House cleaning staff very helpful though. Very scruffy decor very run down. Not worth...More

Thank David C
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$88 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$88 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (1164)
Room & Suite (325)
Pool & Beach (21)
Dining (18)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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richard s
18 July 2018|
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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
There was when we were there. We didn't watch it though. I think it was only onthe Saturday night
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Karen S
13 June 2018|
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Response from clarehodgkiss08 | Reviewed this property |
ive never had this problem at the royal they have alwaya been lovely and polite.
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BatleyMarg44
5 June 2018|
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Response from richard s | Reviewed this property |
yes you can buy a parking permit for the car park outside the grand hotel. it was about £5 per day.
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Room Tips
"Another Hotel"
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"Pay a supplement for a better room"
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"sea view is pleasant, so request this."
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"rooms on the front of the hotel overlook the sea"
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