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The Clifton Hotel

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Iron/ironing board
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Overview of The Clifton Hotel

The Clifton Hotel

3 out of 5
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
  • Social distancing
Queens Parade, Scarborough, England, YO12 7HX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPeasholm Park8 min walk
  • Popular LocationScarborough Open Air Theatre12 min walk
  • Popular LocationSouth Bay Beach14 min walk

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Sorry, this property is temporarily unavailable Wed, 20 Oct - Fri, 31 Dec.

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, 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.

What's nearby

  • North Bay Beach - 3 min walk
  • Scarborough Cricket Club - 4 min walk
  • Peasholm Park - 8 min walk
  • Scarborough Open Air Theatre - 12 min walk
  • South Bay Beach - 14 min walk


  • The Watermark Cafe - 3 min walk
  • North Bay Fisheries - 4 min walk
  • Peaches 'n' Cream - 5 min walk
  • The Albert - 6 min walk
  • Az Restaurant - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Scarborough Station - 19 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, coffee 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

Gives staff 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 on site (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/lounge
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Free babysitting/childcare


  • Lift
  • Reception hall

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Business services

  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms


  • 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 (select rooms)


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)


  • 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 20 October 2021 to 31 December 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

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Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 94 out of 548 reviews
5 - Excellent 17%
Rating 4 - Good. 193 out of 548 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 120 out of 548 reviews
3 - Okay 22%
Rating 2 - Poor. 79 out of 548 reviews
2 - Poor 14%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 62 out of 548 reviews
1 - Terrible 11%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Sea view room with views out of 2 windows was lovely, the bed was huge along with the room which wadl very spacious (it was a family room ) though there was only 2 of us. For the price, more than happy. Its not 5 star, but more than adequate.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Love the sea view
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good value for money
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed for one night, happy with the accommodation, nothing to complain about. Enjoyed going up and down in the lift, we were on the fourth floor. That was a experience. Breckfeast was excellent. Will be booking another night there,, but not on the fourth floor..
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness
Room dirty which considering covid isn’t very good
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021