The Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel

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

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About The Royal Hotel

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    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
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Situated less than a 10-minute walk from Scarborough Railway Station, Royal Hotel Scarborough provides guests with a convenient base while in Scarborough. Some of the facilities provided at this historic 3-star hotel are a Jacuzzi, an indoor pool and a rooftop terrace.

The hotel provides a sauna and a beauty centre in addition to a gym. The front desk operates 24/7 and the friendly staff can recommend sights to visit and provide other tourist information.

All of the modern rooms at Royal Hotel Scarborough are equipped with a hair dryer. There are also honeymoon suites available.

Royal Hotel provides a varied dining experience with Sea View and Theatre. Packed lunches can be prepared on request for guests with day trips planned.

Royal Hotel is situated amongst the area's popular tourist attractions, including Scarborough Castle, North Marine Road Ground and The Spa Scarborough, which are within walking distance. North York Moors National Park is in close proximity to the property.

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Amenities at The Royal Hotel

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

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner


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


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


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

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Lift
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • TV

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Casino

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Desk

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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


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Royal Hotel

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • The Royal Hotel is located at St Nicholas Street, 0,4 km from the centre of Scarborough. Rotunda Museum is the closest landmark to The Royal Hotel.

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

  • The Royal Hotel is 71,6 km from Darlington Teesside Intl. The Royal Hotel is 78,6 km from Grimsby Humberside.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The 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 The 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 The Royal Hotel.

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0,4 km

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Distance to airport

94,4 km