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The Helaina

14 Blenheim Terrace Queens Parade, Scarborough YO12 7HF, England
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  • 5 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 11 November 2016
Lovely time
We only stayed for 1 night only, but from the moment we arrived... more
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We only stayed for 1 night only, but from the moment we arrived we were made very very welcome, our room was lovely and cozy and had all the facilities we needed. The following morning there was a warm friendly greeting, there was a wide choice for breakfast and the full English breakfast was cooked beautifully. I would recommend this...

Thank andy l
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This hotel was superb,it was clean warm and welcoming,breakfast choice was fantastic and plenty of it, rooms were spotless bed very comfortable and view to die for,everything you could wish for, will defiantly stay again .

Thank jawa49
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Well we’ve just got back from a stay at The Helaina and quite frankly would return there in a heartbeat and will definitely be back there for another stay. We had a room at the front of the hotel with a stunning view of the North Bay where we could watch the surfers and sailing boats. Our host, Kerry, greeted...

Thank Steve H
Maldon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed for one night only. The guesthouse is compact in size, but I've not seen such prestine cleanliness throughout an establishment for a long time up to this standard! The room was compact as I said, but very comfortable, with excellent facilities, such as coffee/tea, spacious shower/en-suite and a good quality TV! The communal lounge was comfortable with a...

Thank jgkelly01
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had a 2 bed apartment on the 4th floor with brilliant sea view of the north beach. Many 4 star hotels would struggle to match the Helaina for facility and services. The breakfast menu was extensive and freshly cooked to order, Our apartment could best be described as "boutique", beautifully furnished and spotlessly clean .There is an honesty bar...

Thank aukconsul
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Lovely room, spotlessly clean.great breakfast. Lovely people nothing too much trouble. Honesty bar in a comfortable lounge complete with selection of papers and magazines. Also shown self catering flats next door which were also lovely.Altogether a lovely experience.

Thank Maurice M
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Just visited helaina i love this place this is the second year we have been. Its very home from home, clean, good up to date room designs gorgeous views. We stayed in the apartment room 3 the views are amazing the management are really friendly and will bend over backwards for you will defo go back probably every year now

Thank Keely N
Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This is the third time we have been to the Helaina which speaks for itself and again were not disappointed. Parking is on the road outside and the hotel provide parking tickets so we had no difficulty. Rooms are spotless and the tea and coffee making facilities second to none. Breakfasts are freshly cooked with endless tea or coffee and...

Thank TozieT
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to visit scarborough to de stress for a couple nights away...after having a few months recovering from a spinal operation...we booked a room on website which looked ideal...seating to look out onto the bay..and table to sit to get ready... 2nd floor...not too many stairs...or so we expected...we arrived to be given a room top floor...totally different from...

Thank cavia37
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely little hotel, tastefully decorated and cosy. Staff couldn't do enough for us, and the cooked breakfast was excellent. There are a lot of stairs, but the staff helpfully offered to help us with our bags. Would highly recommend for couples looking to stay in Scarborough.

Thank Nicola J

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Award Winning Helaina Guest House has newly refurbished rooms. The Helaina overlooks Scarborough's beautiful North Bay and has stunning sea views encompassing the castle and miles of coastline. We are 5 minutes walk from the town centre, North and South beaches, harbour, castle and lots of places to eat and drink. There is on-street parking and we provide free local parking permits on arrival. We have an small honesty bar and free WiFi throughout. Our newly refurbished rooms are modern, stylish and very comfortable with high quality en-suite facilities with soft bathrobes, large bath towels and beautiful toiletries. Our bedrooms are packed with goodies including LCD digital TV, hair driers, alarm clocks and refreshments including biscuits, tea, filter coffee, fruit teas and hot chocolate. Please note our rooms vary in size and view and not all rooms have sea views. All our rooms are pictured and described online, we recommend that guests look at this information before booking to ensure the accommodation meets your requirements. We also have newly refurbished modern Luxury Apartments located next door to The Helaina B&B. They offer spacious, comfortable accommodation for families and couples. Some have stunning Sea Views. They are available for bed and breakfast or self catering. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Helaina

Address: 14 Blenheim Terrace Queens Parade, Scarborough YO12 7HF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough District > Scarborough
Price Range: ₹ 6,210 - ₹ 11,533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Helaina 5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“room with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles jawa49, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms have a a wonderful uninterrupted sea view”
 of 5 bubbles SteveH804, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had front superior.large room, lovely views.Bathroom quite small, but impeccable.”
 of 5 bubbles 851mauricem, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best views are in rooms 3,4, 7,8 and 10 & 11 but there is quite a few steps to the top ones!”
 of 5 bubbles Trickytree69, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is spacious and a fab view”
 of 5 bubbles kaz763, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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