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Lytham Lancashire
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed at this lovely guest house whilst working in Scarborough. The room was spotlessly clean and very nice to come home to after a hard days work. Unfortunately I didn't have any breakfast as I had early starts so I can't comment. All in all a lovely stay at a fair price.

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016

every thing was spot on the breakfast was very nice the owners were lovely people we have stayed here before and are never disappointed and would definitely recommend it ,just nice short walk to the sea friont and the parks

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Stayed here in October for weekend, the owners are really nice and the guest house was ideal. Great choice of breakfasts and rooms and establishments was lovely and clean. a pleasant stay You will not be disappointed.

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Mansfield
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Very friendly hosts who are always willing to help...Lovely clean room and very comfortable large double bed. Excellent breakfast with plenty of choice. What more can one ask for. Would definitely stay here again.

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Our stay at The Kensington was great,the hotel was very comfortable and the hosts Joy and John were very friendly and welcoming.The breakfast was excellent and set you up for a good day walking around Scarborough

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay and your breakfast hope to see you again soon.

Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My son was in Scarborough for a football tour over a long weekend. My friend had found the Kensington on booking.com and it was all we needed for our stay there. John & Joy are really friendly and we're happy to chat. The rooms were clean and had all we needed for time we were there. The breakfast was great...

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again when you are next in Scarborough.

Reviewed 11 October 2016

Very friendly people greeted with a warm welcome ending with a lovely breakfast with home made yoghurt and cakes well recommended definitely go again , comfortable and quiet easy location near town and the beach plenty of places to visit ,, good value for money

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review so glad you enjoyed your stay and your breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Newton Le Willows, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This was a warm and friendly place, John and Joy were lovely people and the breakfasts were freshly and healthily prepared. Joy would put some cookies, cakes or buns in the room each day which she had baked. The room we stayed in was a good size, tastefully furnished with an en suite bathroom, the shower was great! There was...

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for this review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and my cakes and cookies I love making them for the guests and it is so nice to know they are appreciated. Hope to see you both again very soon.

Edinburgh
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Had a great stay and was made to feel very welcome. My room was lovely and I was very impressed with the lovely homemade cakes each day. Breakfast was very good with plenty of choice and also a pot of coffee rather than a mug

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and glad you liked the cakes too.

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Arrived, parked up very easy. Parking permits given, balance paid, suitcase taken upstairs by John.All very painless. We were in room 3 the Large double at the front. Everything was very clean, very nice shower in the bathroom, with plenty of room. The extra sitting/TV room came in very handy, TV, settee and our drinks making tray and our delicious...

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Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for this review it is so nice when some-one takes the time to do this for us. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon. Glad you enjoyed my baking.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Kensington Guest House

Address: 66 Columbus Ravine, Scarborough YO12 7QU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: $105 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kensington Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Room 3 has bedroom with TV, TV/lounge room and bathroom with large shower. Too the front, but had no problem with road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles noellef348, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The room needs a decent mirror chair is to big and heavy and duvet are OK in winter a nice cotton sheet is good for summer. ”
 of 5 bubbles homealott, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room 3!! ”
 of 5 bubbles iantrevors, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
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