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Top 10 Beach Hotels in Scarborough

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Britannia Grand Hotel Scarborough
Britannia Grand Hotel Scarborough
3.0 out of 5.0 St. Nicholas Cliff, Scarborough, England
Free cancellation
2.8/5 (1320 reviews)
£39/ night for 2 guests

Although in need of updating, it had a nostalgic feel which we kind of liked. Big que for check in but efficient staff soon got through everyone.

Reviewed on 20 Jul 2019
Marine Residence
Marine Residence
2.5 out of 5.0 6-7 Belmont Road, Scarborough, England
Free cancellation
4.1/5 (222 reviews)
£45/ night for 2 guests

Loved the spacious and luxuriously decorated rooms. Such good value and situated in close walking distance to the town center. Would recommend.

Reviewed on 6 May 2019
Scarborough Travel and Holiday Lodge
Scarborough Travel and Holiday Lodge
3.0 out of 5.0 33, Valley Road, Scarborough, England
3.7/5 (201 reviews)

Lovely place to stay with welcoming staff.

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2019
Ambassador Hotel
Ambassador Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 36-38 Esplanade, Scarborough, England
Free cancellation
3.6/5 (543 reviews)
£47/ night for 2 guests

The hotel was clean but needed a little bit of a touch up.The pool,sauna and jacuzzi was fantastic and so was the breakfast.The staff were very friendly and helpful.

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019
Powys Lodge - Guest House
Powys Lodge - Guest House
4.0 out of 5.0 2 Westbourne Road, Scarborough, England
Free cancellation
4.8/5 (384 reviews)
£63/ night for 2 guests

Lovely room. Nicely decorated, very clean and comfortable. There is parking at the front. Tina is lovely she made us feel really welcome. Very good breakfast. It’s about a 10 minute walk to the sea front. Would definitely stay here again.

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2019
Villa Marina
Villa Marina
3.0 out of 5.0 59 Northstead Manor Drive, Scarborough, England
4.8/5 (110 reviews)

Lovely place to stay. Owners are very friendly and helpful.

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019
The Royal Hotel
The Royal Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, England
Free cancellation
3.1/5 (583 reviews)
£49/ night for 2 guests

There was a delay checking us in, however the staff were calm and the quality of service exceptional. That was the only issue I experienced during my stay. It is ideally located, had great views, the common areas are fantastic and the bed comfy. Ignore any 1 star reviews, my experience was ...

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019
The Clarence Gardens Hotel
The Clarence Gardens Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 Scarborough 4-5 Blenheim Terrace, Scarborough, England
4.0/5 (168 reviews)

We had a lovely modern, clean room (16) that seemed to be recently refurbished. Great view over sea. Daughter’s room wasn’t as modern, but still clean. Good bar area and friendly staff. Others areas of hotel not as modern. We didn’t book breakfast but lots of local cafes.

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2019
Crown Spa Hotel Scarborough by Compass Hospitality
Crown Spa Hotel Scarborough by Compass Hospitality
4.0 out of 5.0 The Esplanade, Scarborough, England
Free cancellation
4.2/5 (539 reviews)
£70/ night for 2 guests

Love staff. The room was small and expensive for a view of a brick wall. Car parking wasn’t easy.

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2019
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Beach Hotels in Scarborough


Known for its beaches and entertainment choices, Scarborough offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway. There are 86 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this seaside destination, so it's easy to find one that meets your needs.


As you browse for a place to stay by the water in Scarborough, check out these top-rated beach hotels with positive customer reviews.

The Leeway - 3-star eco-friendly guesthouse, 5-minute walk from North Bay Beach. It features free WiFi, free parking and a bar. Guests love the central location and breakfast.

Norlands Hotel - 4-star guesthouse near North Bay Beach. Our travellers recommend its great location and comfortable beds. This guesthouse boasts free English breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.

Ambassador Hotel - 3-star romantic hotel, 7-minute walk from South Bay Beach. It offers an indoor pool, free buffet breakfast and a spa tub. Guest reviews highlight the beach location and proximity to shopping.

Powys Lodge - Guest House - 4-star guesthouse near South Bay Beach. It features free full breakfast, free parking and flat-screen TVs. Guests love the pool and great location.

The Royal Hotel - 3.5-star hotel, 3-minute walk from South Bay Beach. Our travellers recommend its central location and proximity to shopping. This hotel boasts an indoor pool, a spa tub and a restaurant.


Planning Your Trip to Scarborough


Good weather can be important during a beach holiday, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit.


  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February and November, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: July, August, March and April, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, October, November and December, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Scarborough


After arriving and checking into your hotel, you'll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at South Bay Beach or North Bay Beach. Experience the area's entertainment choices and theatre, and make time for local attractions like YMCA Theatre and Rotunda Museum. You can also pay a visit to Stephen Joseph Theatre or Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre for more to see and do.

Getting around Scarborough


To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Scarborough Station or Scarborough Seamer Station. You can learn about your options for water transport at the port.