The Kensington

2 Star B&B

66 Columbus Ravine, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7QU
0.5 miles from Scarborough centre Show map

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6 Rooms Free Wifi Non-smoking rooms available

This 2-star bed and breakfast is situated 0.5 miles from the centre of Scarborough. Rates at The Kensington are likely to rise soon as demand increases - search your dates now to see live prices and lock-in our very best rates.

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paul phillips
Couple
Guest country UK
score 9 9
The hosts were very welcoming and polite, nothing was any trouble for them, room was very clean and comfortable, breakfast was excellent, can highly recommend this guest house.

Value Value score 8/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 8/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 8/10
smith
Single Person
Guest country UK
score 9 9
No problems at all

Value Value score 8/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 8/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 8/10
Gareth jones
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Excellent breakfast lovely room excellent hospitality

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10
Derek Jardine
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Room great breakfast fantastic loved all the home made touches will be back.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
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Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10
nathan milton
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Many thanks for the warm hospitality and for the home made everything.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10
ms j laverty
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Excellent service and rooms very clean lovely welcome.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
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Chrissy Webzell
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Had a fantastic time room great will be back and will recommend.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10
Tracey
Business Visit
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Thanks for everything super stay. Lovely couple

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10
G.Brown
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Best B&B I've stayed at. What a great choice for breakfast.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10
B.Mooor
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
Every time we come you have done more work on the place. Our new room was lovely and the new beds are so comfy. Best nights sleep we have had for ages.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
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mrs alister
Couple
Guest country UK
score 10 10
The room was lovely and the shower room was especially nice with a Hugh shower and toiletries.

Value Value score 10/10 Cleanliness Cleanliness score 10/10
Service Service Sscore 10/10 Location Location score 10/10
Room quality Room quality score 10/10 Sleep quality Sleep quality score 10/10

Overview

The hosts at The Kensington, Scarborough, assure guests a warm welcome and offer great value, 2-star accommodation with six well-appointed, non-smoking, en-suite rooms, with 3 B&B deals on selected nights, including nearby parking, plus free WiFi in the bedrooms & common areas.

In the popular Yorkshire Coast resort of Scarborough you will find THE KENSINGTON GUESTHOUSE. "Where nothing is too much trouble." Holiday and business guests alike are assured of a warm and friendly welcome and a pleasant stay at The Kensington Guest House which offers homely, non-smoking accommodation and real emphasis on customer service.


We offer en-suite rooms and an excellent home cooked breakfast and evening meal. All our food is home-cooked and our menus change daily. We have double and twin rooms all with en-suite and a single room with a private shower room. The guest house is superbly situated close to Peasholm Park and is within easy walking distance of the North Bay,(which at the moment is undergoing A multi million pound development called ’The Sands’ which will be a stunning new 55 acre leisure and residential development overlooking the North Bay and surrounded by natural woodland. With a miniature railway, amphitheatre, lake, water-park, and landscaped parkland, this development will provide a superb environment for holiday makers and visitors alike.

The North Bay has a wonderful sandy beach which is loved by all ages. The picturesque Blue Flag bay sees the ruined Medieval Castle standing 150ft up on the headland towards the south and to the north stands the popular Sea Life Centre with large tanks displaying marine life, underground viewing tunnel and hospital for rescued seals.

Inland from the beach, as well as The Sands spectacular new leisure development, is Peasholm Park. The park is alive with natural beauty and wildlife. Autumn bears an array of crisp browns and oranges and in the Spring a variety of vibrant and deep greens really bring the park to life. We are also near the St. Joseph Theatre & the town centre with its abundance of shops, restaurants and pubs. Internet access available also BSL level 2 also used for any guest that are deaf or hearing impaired and use BSL as their form of communication. The Kensington Guest House opens all year round.

In the wider area around Scarborough there is plenty to see and do. The spectacular North Yorkshire Moors are within easy reach as is the historic walled city of York with its famous Minster, frequent train services leave from Scarborough. The picturesque fishing port of Whitby is a 16 minute drive north along the coast.

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FAQ's for The Kensington

  • How far is Scarborough cricket club from The Kensington?

    Scarborough cricket club is approximately 0.2 miles from The Kensington or around a 4 minute walk.

  • How far is Stephen Joseph Theatre from The Kensington?

    Stephen Joseph Theatre is approximately 0.5 miles from The Kensington or around a 7 minute walk.

  • How far is Scarborough Train Station from The Kensington?

    Scarborough Train Station is approximately 0.5 miles from The Kensington or around a 9 minute walk.

  • What is the lowest rate at The Kensington?

    The cheapest nightly rack rate for bookings at The Kensington is from £32.00pp, subject to availability & advance booking.

  • How many rooms are there at The Kensington

    There are 6 rooms at The Kensington offering accommodation in double, twin, and single format. Rooms suitable for families and children can be made up subject to notice and availability.

  • Does The Kensington have non-smoking rooms?

    Yes, The Kensington has no smoking rooms for your comfort and convenience.

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* from £32.00pp rates are based on low occupancy nights in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, which includes fees and taxes. All rates are subject to availability.

This page was last updated on 13 August, 2022.

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