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    Kensington Guest House

    66 Columbus Ravine, Scarborough YO12 7QU, England
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    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Stayed here numerous times and it's the best in this area. Lovely hosts who are very helpful and friendly. Food is amazing. The days of the standard breakfast are gone! You have lots to choose from and a full Vegan menu too. The rooms have...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for a couple of nights in November, Joy and John made me feel very welcome and did everything they could to help and make me feel comfortable! The room was spotless, vibrant and cosy. I slept very well and woke up to a...More

    Thank Daniel A
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I am a student nurse that has been staying at the Kensington Guest House for the last 3 months whilst being on placement at Scarborough hospital. The hosts Joy and John are such a lovely couple and are extremely accommodating!! They both always go the...More

    Thank jh199631
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    Friendly & helpful couple. Clean room which was refreshed each day including home made cake. Comfortable bed & quiet nights sleep. Lovely freshly cooked breakfast. Easy parking outside in road with permit which they provided for free. Good location to sea front, town & train...More

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    Thank alistair144
    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    A super guest house with Joy and John's expertise. They made us welcome throughout our stay, comfortable room, large bathroom and superb breakfasts. Joy's array of cereals and fruits was really tempting. We'll be returning.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    Room Tips
    "Room 3.. Bright , cheerful,with small sitting room attached."
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    "Nice room at the top of the building,it's up two flights of stairs which is not for everyone but was no..."
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    "All are very nice"
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    "Room 3 has bedroom with TV, TV/lounge room and bathroom with large shower. Too the front, but had no problem..."
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