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    Kensington Guest House

    66 Columbus Ravine, Scarborough YO12 7QU, England
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 16 July 2016

          I looked on trip advisor to see other people's reviews and thought....I'm onto a winner here! It was a surprise 5 nights away for my husbands birthday.. When we arrived we were there less than 1 minute,hand travel bag still in our hand when Joy...More

          Thank Trish J
          Response from Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest HouseResponded 17 July 2016

          Well this review I must say is "a bit disappointing." First of all can I say that on a arrival you were taken into the dinning room to sign the registration form and to fill in about any food allergies you may have and it...More

          Reviewed 15 July 2016

          Another excellent holiday in Scarborough thank to John and Joy. Kensington is an ideal base for holidaying in Scarborough. Just around the corner from Scarborough Cricket Club where we watched Yorkshire play Middlesex. John and Joy were, once again excellent hosts. Joy supplied us with...More

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          Response from Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest HouseResponded 16 July 2016

          Thank you for your lovely review it is always a pleasure to see you both. Hope to see you again very soon and so glad you enjoyed our countryside too.

          Reviewed 9 July 2016

          Excellent small B&B in a good location in Scarborough. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the breakfast is excellent, with fresh baking every day as well as the usual things. The hosts are very friendly and can't do enough for you.

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          Thank geoff_mellor3
          Response from Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest HouseResponded 17 July 2016

          Thank you for your review. We do try our best.

          Reviewed 7 July 2016

          We had great weather and lots of walking from this convenient base. lovely places to eat out and a huge variety. We went to Thai Smile and across the road to Az. Great breakfasts and very friendl and knowledgeable owners. We will be back.

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          Response from Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest HouseResponded 8 July 2016

          Thank you for your review glad you enjoyed staying with us. Hope to see you again soon.

          Reviewed 6 July 2016

          We had a lovely stay at the Kensington. Room was a small double not massive but all we needed, really well decorated and modern bathroom with shower. Hosts went to a lot of effort to make our stay a comfortable one - particularly with the...More

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          Response from Joy W, Owner at Kensington Guest HouseResponded 8 July 2016

          So glad you enjoyed your stay. The top rooms are smaller than the 1st floor ones and indeed they are our new large singles from now on. Glad you enjoyed your breakfast and hope to see you both again soon.

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          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
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          • US$64 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • 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..."
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