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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent location for any gigs at the open air arena, me my husband & 12 year old son stayed midweek as we had tickets for Noel Gallagher so wanted somewhere close by. It is just a short walk away so ideal! The owners Tony & Lynn were extremely welcoming & the breakfasts were delicious 😋 Will definitely be booking again...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nice helpful owners lovely breakfast quality food, clean rooms bedding towels etc quiet neighborhood but near enough to beach and peace home park tea making facilities in room really good touch thankyou

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Thank barrett b
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The Hillcrest is a fantastic guesthouse and I would highly recommend it for an overnight stay or longer holiday. The owners were extremely friendly, helpful and obliging and nothing was too much trouble for them. I am vegan, and the owner Lynn phoned me before I arrived to ensure that she could provide everything that I needed - which was...

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Thank Annette M
sheffield
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a weekend away with family , stayed here with my wife 2 kids & mother-in-law (tried leaving her at home!!!) tony & Lynn made us all feel very welcome from the moment we arrived, rooms are fresh & clean with all the usual accompaniments you expect , breakfast was excellent & bar was well stocked although I...

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Thank SheffieldTopgolfer
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night, the whole experience was great, lovely kind people who run it. Nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was spot on. Even lent us their iron and ironing board. Highly recommend and will go back. Thank you for making a sad visit to Scarborough very comfortable.

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Thank Seanie2203
Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night whilst attending a two day sporting event. Run by very friendly owners who provide a very clean and comfortable property in a quiet location away from the crowds. Would fully recommend if looking for a nice friendly place to stay.

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Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from a fabulous 2 night stay. Good sized family room with a full sized single bed for our 5 year old which makes a nice change. Great location away from the hustle & bustle...first time we've stayed in North Bay but what a delight with easy access to lots of attractions. Also Peasholme Park right on...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Always return here once you have stayed here you come back for value clean well served bed and breakfast Owners top class Well worth a visit just off the sea front lots of amenities on site parking great selection of breakfast bus ride to town centre

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1Thank martin p
Reviewed 10 December 2015

I have spent one night each week at the Hilcrest since October 2015. I have always been welcomed by the friendly owners Lynn and Tony, most defiantly the kindest couple i have met (they defiantly add a homely touch to their hotel) The stay includes a and a very homely evening dinner. Ive stayed in a few different rooms, all...

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Thank Rumaanah M
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Stayed for one night last minute break. Lovely quiet setting. The owners were welcoming and friendly. The room was comfortable and clean, a lovely king size bed with a memory foam mattress. Tea and coffee making facilities with cold fresh milk and bottled water. There were new toiletries provided including, shower gel, handwash and even hand and body lotion. There...

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Lynn E, Owner at The Hillcrest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and so pleased you had a nice stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Address: 2 Peasholm Avenue, Scarborough YO12 7NE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range: €26 - €33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Hillcrest 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in room 7 at the very top we loved it .”
 of 5 bubbles garryoldridge, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any room they were all nice Lynne let us have a look at them”
 of 5 bubbles SandraW505, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is excellent with a new super comfortable King Size bed”
 of 5 bubbles tonyevansss, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All peaceful rooms.comfortable shoes Scarborough is big, 25 mins walk from hotel to town centre. Gr8 views,parks,castles,beaches”
 of 5 bubbles 337deborahj, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“not really suitable for someone with mobility problems as all the rooms are upstairs. take your own hairdryer.”
 of 5 bubbles U7726KKrobertm, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
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