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    The Castle By The Sea

    Cottage-By-the-Sea Mulgrave Place, Scarborough YO11 1HZ, England
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    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Excellent room with an amazing breakfast. Hosts were very accommodating and friendly. We arrived mid-evening, and, the proprietor allowed us to park our car in their underground garage. The hotel is steeped in a lot of history which can be seen around the hotel. Very...More

    Thank lrobinson625
    Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

    Me my husband and our springer spaniel Ralph have just come back from a lovely weekend away. We stayed from Friday to Bank holiday Monday. We cannot fault John and Janet and the effort they go to. We arrived late on Friday and John had...More

    Thank roz d
    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    We love it here!!! The hosts Janet and John are wonderful and nothing is too much trouble.. The breakfast is so tasty and even the dog has breakfast treats!!! The rooms are very clean and tastefully decorated. We are always sad to check out and...More

    Thank Michelefreeman
    Reviewed 24 August 2017

    We stayed at The Castle By The Sea in Scarborough for 2 nights . We stayed in a family room as we were a family of 4 with 1 small dog, room consisted of a double bed and 2 singles. Although room was a little...More

    Thank 354alison
    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    This is my 2nd visit to the hotel. main reason is the amazing view, dog friendly and parking. Hotel is quite dated inside and i am waiting for John to turn the terrace into a really fabulous area. its nearly there but some big planters...More

    Thank intrak2016
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • Yorkshire >
    • North Yorkshire >
    • Scarborough District >
    • Scarborough
    • Also Known As
    • The Castle By The Sea Hotel Scarborough
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    Susan B
    10 May 2015|
    Response from EmmaNewsome | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Susan. Going on our recent visit the access is via quite a few steps to the front door. Once inside I think you would be ok. There may be another entrance (but I didn't see one). The rooms are quite spacious, however if... More
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    "Go for rooms 1 or 2 if possible - have direct access to the sun terrace and panoramic views across the bay..."
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    "ground level have access to the terrace, great for dogs sitting out with a coffee. All have fantastic views..."
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    "Our room had direct access to the guest terrace. Suitable for travellers with limited mobility."
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    "Go for sea view on ground floor have balcony overlooking the Bay"
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