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Yorkshire
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from a couple of days at The Waves, it's a lovely place to stay with great hosts and good choices at breakfast, including vegan ones! It's in a great location too, and some lovely walks to be had nearby but close to the centre too. Highly recommended :-)

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we are glad you enjoyed staying and look forward to meeting you again next time, cheers, Chris and Phil

Guisborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just had a wonderful stay at the Waves. Chris and Phil are so welcoming and friendly! Breakfast- so tasty with lots of choice and homemade bread! We loved the homemade cookies too! Our room (3) was immaculately clean with king bed and a lovely bath plus separate shower. Waves is in a great location with a good quality...

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

What a great review, thank you very much, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to meeting you again next time. The cookies will be waiting!! cheers, Chris and Phil

Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our umpteenth visit to The Waves. We come twice a year and nothing changes. The rooms are immaculate. The breakfast is superb. Wait till you taste it. You will be given a great welcome by Chris and Phil. We cannot think of a single thing to criticize. Highly recommend a stay here.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, it is always a real pleasure having you stay and we look forward to meeting you and sharing stories next time. Hope you enjoyed your seafood, cheers, Chris and Phil

Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The waves is a lovely friendly hotel, the hosts were great couldn't do enough, made to feel at home. Breakfast was better than I have had in five star hotels, good quality produce. Would thoroughly recommend this hotel.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we really appreciate your feedback and we are glad you enjoyed the breakfast!! We hope to see you again soon, cheers, Chris and Phil

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just love this place. Chris and Phil are amazing hosts, 2000% in every area. We stayed in room 2 this time, elegantly decorated family room on the 2nd floor. Specious with everything you need. Chris so kindly obtained a jar of their most excellent jam for our 9yr daughter, who loves it as much as she loves Scarborough! Easter...

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Wow thanks Kate, Mark and Charlotte that's lovely!!!! See you soon:) cheers, Chris and Phil

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived by train and ambled through town to 39 Esplanade Road. Liked the feel of Scarborough, a seaside town but feels very liveable; interesting buildings, pleasant gardens, primroses wild everywhere. The Waves was lovely; an immaculate house, beautifully decorated, the owners attentive and friendly but not intrusive. Our room was really nice with its own spacious bathroom, good toiletries etc....

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed the coast and The Waves, we look forward to seeing you again so that you can play the juke box and see more of this lovely part of the world, cheers, Chris and Phil

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will find slightly cheaper places, but it is well worth paying the tiny amount extra. Lovely, helpful owners, comfortable, spotlessly clean, excellent breakfasts, quiet street, all topped off with an Australian chill-out feeling. They even provided some sunshine. We will be back next year. Very convenient for The Spa.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the sunshine!!! We look forward to seeing you again next year, cheers, Chris and Phil

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best guest houses we have ever stayed in. Chris and Phil were excellent hosts nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast was amazing with a wide choice on offer, even gluten free. Everywhere spotlessly clean, room and facilities brilliant. Car parking permit a big plus. Wish we could keep this our secret.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, it helps when we have such great guests. So glad you enjoyed staying here and we look forward to seeing you again, cheers, Chris and Phil

Doncaster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely, warm welcome on arrival! The owners made the place feel like your home. The room was spacious, very clean and well decorated. Breakfast was first class and made from fresh, local produce. The location was excellent for the beach and main streets of Scarborough. Parking permit was provided for easy on street parking.

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, we look forward to meeting you again next time, cheers, Chris and Phil

Oakham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at The Waves in the past but not since Phil and Chris took over about 18 months ago. It is still a very high class B&B with the breakfasts outstanding and the rooms very individually designed and very clean and comfortable. Phil and Chris have taken over seamlessly and have now put their own touches in place....

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Christine A, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you very much Graham we really appreciate your feedback. It has been really lovely meeting return guests and we just had a very enjoyable week with our visitors, we look forward to meeting you again, cheers, Chris and Phil

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waves is four star silver award B&B in the beautiful South Cliff area of Scarborough. The cosy Victorian house has seven stylish rooms with modern decor, pure white Egyptian cotton linen, feature handmade wooden furniture, Freeview, fair-trade teas, real coffee and bottled water. The fantastic breakfast menu has received a breakfast award and includes free range full English breakfast and other options, including vegetarian choices and home baked bread, made with organic local ingredients. Free parking, free Wi-Fi. Enjoy home-made cookies and play the jukebox and vinyl in the cool retro lounge. Close to the Spa Complex and beach, near local restaurants and pubs and a short walk to the town centre, Stephen Joseph Theatre and Hull University Scarborough Campus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waves

Address: 39 Esplanade Road | South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: €74 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Waves 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Think Room 3 Luxury King is the best room and well worth the small premium”
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“I have stayed in two different rooms and both are of excellent standard. Would imagine that all rooms are of the same quality grade. ”
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“The room was excellent, the whole stay was excellent, the food is to die for. ”
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“rooms 5 and 2 great with children.”
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“Make sure you try the fruit compote and enjoy the free cookies- both are delicious!”
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