The Kenton

139 Queens ParadeScarboroughYO12 7HUUnited Kingdom
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About The Kenton

Featuring amazing views of the North Bay, the Kenton Hotel offers a relaxed atmosphere and service with a smile. The hotel is a short distance from the coast, Peasholm Park and Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

Each bedroom provides a tea and coffee maker, flat screen television, desk, heating, courtesy Wi-Fi, en-suite bathrooms (some rooms) and family lodgings.

Guests of the Kenton Hotel can take advantage of baggage storage, free parking and Wi-Fi, terrace and a lounge,

Visitors can enjoy a fresh breakfast on request (for a fee) or select snacks and beverages from the lounge. There are also numerous restaurants and cafés nearby.

Based near central Scarborough, the hotel is short walk from many popular sites, including St. Mary’s Church (ten minutes), Scarborough Castle (ten minutes), Scarborough SEA LIFE Sanctuary (five minutes) and the Stephen Joseph Theatre (20 minutes).


139 Queens Parade, Scarborough, YO12 7HU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 (1723) 372994 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Bell service
  • Computer with internet
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

The sea views are stupendous.

¬¬Every morning, you’ll wake up to the scent of the ocean in your room and breathtaking views of the sunrise over the coast. This view is only available from some of the rooms at the hotel, though, so make sure you book a room on the front side of the hot

Central to Scarborough.

From the hotel, you’ll be right in the thick of the city centre and close to scores of enjoyable excursions. Favourite destinations like Scarborough Castle, Scarborough Beach, Scarborough to Whitby Rail Trail and other fun family activities, shopping, fin

Very reasonable for seaside fun.

If you’re trying to keep on a travel budget, but still would like to stay near the ocean and enjoy the comforts of home, the Kenton Hotel is a terrific and economical option. Overlooking the coast, close to central Scarborough and well taken care of, the

Negative Reviews

No lift for easy upstairs access.

Guests with mobility issues, or those who simply don’t like climbing stairs, may not enjoy the trek to the top floor and its a prime seaside overlooks. Without a lift, the fourth floor can be a bit of a hike. However, if you don’t need a room with a view,

A tight parking lot.

For those who prefer to drive, the hotel does offer a fairly ample, complimentary parking lot. Unfortunately, during peak seasons, the carpark has been known to fill up or near capacity, and hence, making it difficult to pull into or back out of the lot.

A few minor detractions.

Generally speaking, guests of the hotel have truly enjoyed their time and the accommodations at the Kenton Hotel. Still, there have been a few reports of less-than-desirable conditions, such as slanted floors, dingy showers, uncomfortable beds and an unre

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 240 reviews across the web
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8.4 out of 10 based on 240 reviews