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The Headlands Hotel

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at this hotel for the last few years when visiting Scarborough for the cricket. The rooms are spotless and beds comfortable. The couple that run it are very friendly without being over the top. We have stayed in most of the expensive hotels over the years. But decided the friendly atmosphere and location, being near the park,...

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your excellent review and for all the lovely comments, we really do appreciate it. It was great to see you again and very gratifying that you prefer to come and stay with us over some of the more expensive options. We pride ourselves on the friendly atmosphere we hope we create and fantastic when guests can feel...

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at the headlands hotel . lovely big family room very friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful fresh breakfast every morning close to the beach and buses to other bay every few minutes. Fabulous views over Scarborough amazing thank you

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your excellent review and for taking the time to post it, it is really appreciated. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It's not a bad view is it. Hopefully it won't be too long before we are able to welcome you all back here again. Kind regards, Dave & Gill.

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had an excellent stay at the headlands hotel, the location was perfect for all attractions. Staff very friendly and informative about local attractions, breakfast was excellent, and the room was clean and perfect for our stay for a family of 4. Would definitely recommend this hotel and would certainly use again.

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for your lovely review and for all the nice comments, we really appreciate it. It's great that you are able to recommend us to others and equally great that you will visit us again, we would be delighted to see you all again. Kind regards, Dave & Gill.

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my mother as a treat for her birthday and was pleasantly surprised to find our top floor room had an (unadvertised) sea and castle view - been coming to Scarborough for 40 years and a great view always tops it off. Our room was pleasantly decorated and comfortable although the bathroom was tiny - the owners said...

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your excellent and comprehensive review and for taking the time to post it, we really do appreciate it. You are right the shower rooms are a tad bijou shall we say and you are right again that this will be rectified for next season as we are knocking 6 rooms about to make 4, we will lose...

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We spent 4 nights at the headlands on a break with our 10 year old daughter we had the family room which was beautifully decorated and surprisingly spacious,Dave and Gill were very friendly and made us feel very welcome. The breakfast was very nice and cooked well and there was plenty to choose from. Would highly recommend a stay here...

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for your very kind review and for all the sentiments expressed, we really do appreciate it. We are so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay with us and very gratifying that you feel able to recommend us to others. Hopefully it won't be too long before we will be able to welcome you back...

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Spent a week here for our ruby anniversary, we had an excellent time. The hotel was excellent . Breakfast was a treat and wonderfully presented with ample choice, depending on what you req uired. Dave and Jill were friendly and welcoming. Accommodation good and very clean. My wife and I celebrated our ruby anniversary with a meal booked by our...

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for your excellent review and for all the lovely comments, it is most appreciated. We are so pleased that your stay with us was a success especially as it was for your ruby anniversary, and they said it wouldn't last ! Very gratifying that you say that you would stay again, perhaps for ruby +1,...

Biggleswade
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a delightful 4 night stay in a comfortable room overlooking the ocean and the castle awaking to a very good full breakfast with the best poached eggs. The owners and their staff are very helpful.

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review and for taking the time to post it, we really do appreciate it. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, especially the eggs. hopefully we will see you both back here soon. Kind regards, Dave & Gill.

Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Had a few days here for our honeymoon. Lovely clean and bright room. Breakfast was first class. Lots of choice and presented nicely on the plate. Gill and Dave were both friendly and helpful. Decent sized bar if you fancy a drink in the evening. Would definitely stay here again if we visit scarborough again. Plenty of parking along the...

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for your most excellent review and for all the lovely comments, it really is most appreciated. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your honeymoon with us and hopefully it will provide some nice memories in your future life together and maybe we will see you both again for a wedding anniversary perhaps. All the...

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Couldn't fault this hotel in any way .. smooth friendly check in .. rooms spotlessly clean and lovely comfy bed (room 4)..sampled a couple of drinks in the bar which was spacious and welcoming .. the breakfast was perfect .one of the best I've ever had .. would definately return to this hotel .. it's quite a walk round the...

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review and for all the lovely comments, we really do appreciate it. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and for your view that the breakfast was perfect is high praise indeed. Thank you again, we are quite proud of our breakfast offering and it's fantastic when guests like...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

A very friendly hotel. Cleanliness is excellent and food lovely. The only problem we had was that there was no lift so it is awkward for people who cannot manage stairs so be sure to ask for a lower floor

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David G, Owner at The Headlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, it is really appreciated. So pleased that generally you enjoyed your stay with us. As for your issue about the lack of lift, it is always a good idea to ring the hotel direct to make sure there is a lift and wherever possible we will always try to find a lower...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at The Headlands Hotel in Scarborough, we are a 4star self classified detached family run Guest House ideally located on Scarborough's favoured North bay. Situated in a quiet area yet just a five minute stroll from the beach and all other attractions and amenities like Peasholm Park, North Cliff Golf Club, Indoor Bowls Centre, Scarborough cricket ground and The New Open Air Theatre. All our bedrooms, some of which come with stunning sea and castle views,are en-suite, tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean. All are equipped with Flatscreen TVs with Freeview, Tea & coffee making facilities, Radio/Alarm clocks, Hairdryer and a range of courtesy toiletries. We also have a spacious yet cosy Lounge with a well stocked Bar ideal for unwinding with a drink after a hectic and fun packed day. There is free WiFi internet access. We have a small private car park but there is also plentiful free parking right outside the Guest House. We are an ideal base for exploring all that Scarborough and the surrounding area has to offer like Whitby to the north, Filey & Bridlington to the south and of course York to the west. We pride ourselves on our warm, friendly and informal atmosphere which is why so many people choose to come and see us year after year. So if you are heading for Scarborough head for The Headlands !! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Headlands Hotel

Address: 16 Weydale Avenue, Scarborough YO12 6AX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: $123 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Headlands Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“All rooms had their own charm”
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“Double aspect rooms are great for views.”
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