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Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

This hotel requires a lot of work to bring it upto date. Needs a good lick of paint and the rooms need a re-vamp. It's the first time I have rolled out the bed!! It was supported by a piece of hardboard. Food was below average with hot serving spoons and cold food. Also not made aware that you had...

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Buxton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Fawlty Towers without the Bonus of Having Basil and Cibyl running it, Had to make own beds when first arrived taps on one of the sinks did not work, bed was really hard, on second day came in No toilet paper in bathroom took over 2 hrs for somebody to get some.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

we had 2 twin rooms and they were ok for the price, hotel is very dated but clean, its was just like walking into a film set of heartbeat ! the staff were polite and the breakfast eat all you like was a hit with our 2 teenage boys, the hotel gave me a parking disc so it didn't cost...

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Huddersfield
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the clfton, staff very helpfull, only draw backs we booked 2 twin rooms and ended up with one as a double did cause a few problems but we managed and the other thing was one of our party had a problem with stairs and was given a ground floor romm where they had to go...

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Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

Had a long weekend here not bad at all friendly staff food excellent especially the buffet breakfast try it for yourselves you won't be disappointed.5 min walk down hill to the beach 10 min walk to Scarborough harbour with shops restaurants and pubs all close at hand

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Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2014

If you want luxury, don't go here, but we paid £49 for 2 adjoining rooms -a single and a double. We knew it wouldn't have a sea view for the price, but there was outside. Yes some wallpaper was coming off, tiles were cracked, furniture was chipped and the cold tap kept coming apart but we just stayed one night...

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2Thank 59Fran52
Reviewed 26 August 2014

no service at bar no apologies from staff for facilitys stated.come home feeling depressed.no ventalaton in room. little man who worked there very accomidating. i would advise you stay clear from this hotel! breakfast was the best part,no atmosphere like music etc, no entertainment,not clear instructions.

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2014

This Hotel needs a revamp but the staff were friendly the rooms were clean the food basic but good .The thing that spoilt our weekend was all the dogs every where we turned the were dogs .I wouldn't like to think I was going into a room after a dog had been there

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Thank Janice H
Cheshire
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I agree with a lot of the comments on here . The main thing this hotel has going for it is its position .It must be one of the best in Scarborough and it could be a first class hotel . We stayed for just one night , a present from family. we had an " executive " room but...

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Worksop, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2014

My husband (who is wheelchair bound) and I stayed at this hotel on a KGB deal. The hotel is in a good location and great view from our window. The hotel has a step up and step down into it. So had to get my husband up and down a step in his wheelchair. When I mentioned this to the...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renowned for its warm Yorkshire welcome, The Clifton Hotel Scarborough offers some of the most amazing, uninterrupted sea views in Scarborough and is situated only a short distance from many of the town's attractions. This Scarborough hotel makes the perfect base for those visiting the Yorkshire Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Clifton Hotel - Scarborough

Address: Queens Parade, Scarborough YO12 7HX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: $73 - $700 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Clifton Hotel - Scarborough 3*
Number of rooms: 85
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“Get a sea view”
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“don't let them give you a room on ground floor close to the public toilets near restaurant be warned.”
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“Lex executive, although they only have ,2.”
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