Overview of The Clifton Hotel

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On the beach
Iron/ironing board
Iron/ironing board
Iron/ironing board
Iron/ironing board
Guests rated this property 3.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Parking Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationNorth Bay Beach3 min walk
    Popular LocationScarborough Cricket Club4 min walk
    Popular LocationNorth Bay Railway7 min walk

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  • Standard Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsStandard Single Room
  • Standard Double Room

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Standard Twin Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room
  • Twin Room, Sea View

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTwin Room, Sea View
  • Double Room, Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Sea View

About this area


The Clifton Hotel is located on the beach and in an area with good shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at North York Moors National Park and Peasholm Park, while Scarborough Open Air Theatre and Scarborough Spa are cultural highlights. North Bay Railway and alpamare are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • North Bay Beach - 3 min walk
  • Scarborough Cricket Club - 4 min walk
  • North Bay Railway - 7 min walk
  • Peasholm Park - 8 min walk
  • Scarborough Open Air Theatre - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Scarborough Station - 19 min walk


  • North Bay Fisheries - 4 min walk
  • The Coffee Bean - 4 min walk
  • Peaches 'n' Cream - 5 min walk
  • Az Restaurant - 8 min walk
  • Kam Sangs - 8 min walk

About this property

The Clifton Hotel

3-star hotel on the beach, near Scarborough Open Air Theatre
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include conference space, dry cleaning and a 24-hour front desk. All 70 rooms provide room service (during limited hours), coffee/tea makers and TVs. Hairdryers, phones and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.
The Clifton Hotel offers 70 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: GBP 6 per day

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 7 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 8 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 10.00-15.00 for adults and GBP 5.00-10.00 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free babysitting/childcare


  • Lift
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Conference space


  • Beachfront location
  • Picnic area


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Climate control (air conditioning)


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer


  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 5 November 2020 to 11 February 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 10.00 and GBP 15.00 for adults, and GBP 5.00 and GBP 10.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 6 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

Property is also known as

Clifton Hotel Scarborough
Clifton Scarborough
The Clifton Hotel Scarborough
The Clifton Hotel Hotel
The Clifton Hotel Scarborough
The Clifton Hotel Hotel Scarborough

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Clifton Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Clifton Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Clifton Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Clifton Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Clifton Hotel?
Self-parking is available for GBP 6 per day.
What time is check-in at The Clifton Hotel?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at The Clifton Hotel?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is The Clifton Hotel located?
Located in Scarborough, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within a 10-minute walk of North Bay Beach and Peasholm Park. Scarborough Open Air Theatre and Scarborough Spa are also within 1 mile (2 km). Scarborough Station is 19 minutes by foot.
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Staff very friendly and helpful and coping very well in difficult and changing circumstances.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Covid safe clean relaxed history lovely
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Booked a double room, room I got was a single with a 3/4 size bed. Room door couldn't be opened fully as it hit the bed. Very small room with poor quality. No car park, had to park 500m away and pay £6 for on street parking.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Only stayed the one night out of three, room was too small no drawers, very small wardrobe, had to sit kettle on floor next to bed (not many sockets) cheap chicory coffee saches no tea and although through Covid era only two paper cups supplied. Room also directly opposite Gents and Ladies toilet across a small corridor Only stayed the one night because we were being charged at least that
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

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