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The Plough Scalby

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The Plough Scalby

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping
21-23 High Street, Scalby, Scarborough, England, YO13 0PT

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNorth York Moors National Park15 min walk
  • Popular LocationRobin Hood's Bay Beach30 min drive
  • Popular LocationDalby Forest Visitor Centre42 min drive

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About this area


The Plough Scalby is located in Scarborough. North York Moors National Park and Dalby Forest Visitor Centre reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include alpamare and North Bay Railway. Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre and Spa Cliff Lift are also worth visiting. Kayaking, windsurfing and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with skydiving nearby.

What's nearby

  • North York Moors National Park - 15 min walk
  • Scarborough Open Air Theatre - 4 min drive
  • alpamare - 4 min drive
  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach - 30 min drive
  • Dalby Forest Visitor Centre - 42 min drive

Getting around

  • Scarborough Station - 10 min drive
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 110 min drive


  • The Plough, Scalby — 1 min walk
  • Daisy Tea Rooms - 4 min walk
  • Scalby Manor - 3 min drive
  • Peaches 'n' Cream - 5 min drive
  • The Watermark Cafe - 5 min drive

About this property

The Plough Scalby

4-star inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free inn features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a 24-hour front desk and free newspapers. This inn has 13 rooms.
The Plough Scalby offers 13 forms of accommodation. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the inn include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free off-site parking within 10 ft
  • Street parking available
  • Airport shuttle available
  • Local area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Outdoor tennis court


  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM


Pets stay for free
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

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 Visa and Mastercard

We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only; guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Plough Inn Scarborough
Plough Inn Scarborough
Plough Scarborough
Inn The Plough Scarborough
Scarborough The Plough Inn
The Plough Scarborough
Plough Inn
Inn The Plough
The Plough
The Plough Scalby Inn
The Plough Scalby Scarborough
The Plough Scalby Inn Scarborough

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 207 out of 239 reviews
5 - Excellent 87%
Rating 4 - Good. 29 out of 239 reviews
4 - Good 12%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 239 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 239 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 239 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Plough is a super old pub. Excellent, very comfortable and nicely furnished accommodation. We had room no. 4. The food is superb, thanks to the fantastic work of the Head Chef and his team. Lucy, Will and their friendly, efficient staff, make the Plough a very welcoming place to visit.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff, the restaurant, the meticulous design of the room. Pretty faultless. We have stayed here before and will do so again. Highly recommended.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wow, don’t know where to start, fantastic rooms, fantastic food only surpassed by the staff
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Liked the room and location. Disliked that the breakfast wasn't Included in price. A touch expensive. Would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021