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Butterwick
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The Windmill is situated in a residential area roughly central to both North Beach and South Beach. It is accessed by a narrow road (Mill Road) and at the end it opens to a private enclosed brick paved car park. There are also several small cottages that are part of the windmill complex. Upon arrival, we were warmly greeted by...

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3Thank fenderphil
Barnsley, S Yorkshire
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great little place and very centrally located. The owners were just great and so very helpful. We stayed in the upper balcony in the main windmill which was just lovely (besides the seagulls making their presence know, but it is expected!) some people may struggle with the narrow stairs leading to the apartment, but once you get there its fantastic,...

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1Thank barnsleyresident
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were pleasantly surprised at arriving at the windmill. We stayed in cornflower cottage it had everything we needed it was very clean, comfortable and cosy. We chose the windmill for the location initially ( to attend a family party ) but we loved that the windmill is very quirky and has history. We took a look at the partments...

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1Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My wife Karen had chose this great B&B Windmill Apartment that was brilliant, lovely building, everything you need and more for your stay, self contained, but with great owners Nicola & Andy on hand should you need them, couldn't be more accommodating on our visit to see my inlaws memorial bench in Peasholm Park. Will definitely visit again.

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1Thank Tommy Winston B
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This place is fantastic ,we stayed in 1 of the self catering cottages for 3 nights . Our accommodation slept 3 one of the bedrooms having a 4 poster. We have never stayed anywhere that was so well equiped ,lots of cutlery ,kitchen utensils etc . The beds were clean and very comfy as was the sofa and easy chair...

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1Thank Melmag77
Chesterfield
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We recently stayed at the windmill in the 3 bedroom cottage. It was large, nicely decorated and spotlessly clean! The hairdryer and iron and ironing board were welcome touches. The owners were very friendly and helpful and made us feel very welcome. The windmill is close enough to walk into town and set in a private courtyard which was mostly...

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1Thank QueenThoel
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Arrived in a fairly average suburb with betting shops and pound shops wondering whether our relaxing weekend was going to be what we had imagined. Drove up a back alley, through a gate into a beautiful brick paved courtyard with pretty cottages and a beautifully restored windmill. Our delight did not stop there. We had booked a 2 bedroom cottage...

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1Thank Claire W
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Decided to stay here on a weekend away in Scarborough with my partner as thought it was a bit quirky. Couldn't decide on whether to stay in the four poster rooms or in the windmill itself but decided on the four poster room. The room was lovely decorated and very clean and homely and cosy. The bathroom was lovely too...

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1Thank harteja
Pershore, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My husband and I had a lovely three night break at this unusual bed and breakfast. The owners and staff were extremely friendly and served up a delicious breakfast in the windmill dining room. Our bedroom was large, with a four poster bed, which was very comfortable, a large ensuite bathroom andlovely decor.The town centre was a 5 minute walk...

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1Thank Deborah B
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely stay for 2 nights. Room was spotless, comfortable and just adorable. We were treated with a very warm welcome,gorgeous breakfast, staff were very helpful and polite,gave is ideas of places to eat and visit. Would highly recommend a stay here,we will be returning next year,amazing place, fantastic owners and staff

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Windmill, just a 5 minute walk from the bustling town centre of Scarborough, its busy railway station and close to the iconic Stephen Joseph Theatre which hosts regular plays and concerts throughout the year. The Windmill, is located in a quiet cul-de-sac and is the last remaining windmill in Scarborough offering quality self-catering and bed & breakfast accommodation with limited free parking. We have three king-size four poster rooms overlooking the courtyard and 2 lovely Suites in The Windmill itself; the Balcony Suite, for adventurous adults with a head for heights, and the lower Windmill Madeline Suite which is more spacious. We also have two single storey cottages in the courtyard, one cater for up to 5 people and the other for 4 people. So the choice is yours - you can cater for yourselves or be catered for with a hearty breakfast in The Windmill. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Windmill

Address: Mill Street, Scarborough YO11 1SZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: $136 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Windmill 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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The Windmill Bed And Breakfast
The Windmill Hotel Scarborough
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“The best views by far are from this room, but there is a set of steep steel stairs.”
Aeldfrith, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The best views would be from stopping in the windmill but the cottages below the mill do not offer any city/sea views”
paulsQ2411OG, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It has to be in the mill itself”
fenderphil, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for the second storey room....”
447wendyp, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I think any of the rooms are great”
chrisfigiel, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
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