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Royal Hotel
3 stars

Royal Hotel

St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, YO11 2HE, United Kingdom
+44 871 221 0208

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Royal Hotel
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About Royal Hotel

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    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
Overlooking the beautiful South Bay, The Royal Hotel offers a traditional restaurant and leisure facilities. The hotel is set in a grand period building, just 500 metres from Scarborough Beach. The spacious bedrooms at The Royal each have a private modern bathroom with free toiletries. All rooms have a work desk, and tea/coffee facilities are provided. Sea View Restaurant serves a classic British menu and world wine list. Indulgent afternoon teas and refreshments can be enjoyed in the elegant lounges or Theatre Bar, where free Wi-Fi is accessible. The Royal Hotel is just metres from Scarborough Seafront, and Scarborough Harbour is a 10-minute walk away. Sea Life is 1.5 miles away, and the beautiful North York Moors are a 10-minute drive.

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Amenities at Royal Hotel

  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities


  • Window
  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Trash cans


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Coffee shop

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Casino

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Media and entertainment

  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

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St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, YO11 2HE

What's nearby

  • Rotunda Museum246 m
  • South Bay Beach252 m
  • Opera House Casino314 m
  • Stephen Joseph Theatre0.5 km
  • Scarborough Railway Station0.5 km
  • Scarborough Spa0.7 km
  • Castle0.9 km
  • Peasholm Park1.3 km
  • North Bay Beach1.4 km
  • North Bay Railway1.5 km
  • Open Air Theatre1.7 km
  • McCain Stadium2.2 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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FAQs when booking at Royal Hotel

  • Why should I stay at this hotel instead of other hotels nearby?

    The Royal Hotel is a local landmark of the area, serving guests as a hotel since 1839. It is a unique hotel, with designs that reflect different periods of the year: four towers representing the seasons, 12 floors for 12 months, 52 chimneys for the 52 weeks of the year and 365 hotel rooms for the total days in one year. It was also built in a V-shape to reflect the British monarch of the time, Queen Victoria. It is a Grade II listed hotel that provides a unique experience for its guests.

  • What’s the best way to get to the hotel from the airport?

    The closest airport to the hotel is Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA). You can access the hotel from the airport either by car or public transport. By car, it’s around 75-80 miles, depending on your route, taking about 2h to travel. If you wish to travel by train, you need to catch transport to York and then travel from there. You can take the airport bus A1 Flyer from Leeds Bradford International Airport to City Square J, in direction of Leeds City Centre. From there, you can catch the Northern Train from Leeds Station to York Station, where you can connect with another train, the Transpennine Express towards Scarborough, stopping at Scarborough Station. From there, the hotel is a short distance of around 0.4 miles away. If you do not wish to walk, you may get off earlier at Seamer Station; you can then connect with Bus 7 towards Scarborough at Byward Drive Stop, alighting at Harcourt Place (Stop X). From there, the hotel is only steps away.

  • What are the business options the hotel offers?

    The Royal Hotel offers a conference venue for business events. The rooms accommodate small and large events, mid-sized exhibitions, meetings, interviews and conferences. The conference venue can fit up to 350 guests, and it provides AV solutions and equipment, high-speed Wi-Fi, flexible layouts, lighting and on-site banquets.

  • What services are offered at the hotel’s spa?

    At The Royal Hotel, there is an array of health and leisure treatments. The on-site gym offers a cardiovascular room and a resistance training room, where you can maintain your fitness while you’re away. After your workout, you may visit the beauty salon’s hairdresser or get a massage. There are on-site relaxation amenities, such as the sauna, the whirlpool and the indoor heated pool with poolside lounges. There are specially trained hotel staff to guide you through the facilities, ensuring a safe and enjoyable visit. While you’re working out or relaxing after, you can keep your valuables safe and close by with the spa lockers.

  • What accessible services does the hotel provide?

    The Royal Hotel provides accessibility services to ensure a comfortable and safe stay for its guests. There is wheelchair access to the entrance of the hotel with a buzzer to call reception, lifts to the hotel rooms and ramps to allow access to the on-site restaurant and hotel bar. The hotel offers four accessible rooms, each fitted with grab rails in the bathrooms.

  • Where is Royal Hotel located?

    Royal Hotel is located at St Nicholas Street, 0.4 km from the center of Scarborough. Rotunda Museum is the closest landmark to Royal Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Royal Hotel?

    Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Royal Hotel.

  • How far is Royal Hotel from the airport?

    Royal Hotel is 71.6 km from Darlington Teesside Intl. Royal Hotel is 78.6 km from Grimsby Humberside.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Royal Hotel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Royal Hotel in Scarborough and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Royal Hotel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Royal Hotel.

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Distance to city center

0.4 km