Hotel Rivelyn, Scarborough, United Kingdom -

Hotel Rivelyn (Scarborough, United Kingdom)

Hotel Rivelyn (Scarborough, United Kingdom)

About Hotel Rivelyn

Located in Scarborough’s popular South Cliff neighborhood, Hotel Rivelyn Hotel offers basic accommodations within walking distance of the seafront. Guestrooms feature basic furnishings and include ensuite bathroom. In-room amenities include digital TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, and tea and coffee making facilities. The hotel features a 24-hour reception, where guests can request parking permits. Dogs are welcome, although a surcharge will need to be paid. Guests can enjoy a continental or cooked breakfast in the hotel’s breakfast room. Lunch and dinner menus are also available. The Real Ale Bar, the hotel’s in-house bar, serves a good selection of real ale, beer, cider, wine and spirits. There are plenty of dining options for visitors heading to the seafront and tourist district. Hotel Rivelyn Hotel is located ten minutes from Scarborough railway station. The hotel is also ten minutes from the town center and seafront. Scarborough Castle is about a mile away.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby

  • Free WiFi

  • Pool

  • Spa

  • Parking

  • Pets

  • A/C

  • Restaurant

  • Hotel bar

  • Gym


Rating overview

trivago Rating Index® based on 238  reviews from:
  • Location
    Very good  8.3 / 10
  • Rooms
    Fair  7.3 / 10
  • Service
    Very good  8.0 / 10

Positive Reviews


Friendly and helpful reception staff.

Past guests are quick to praise the reception staff at Rivelyn Hotel, which is reported to be friendly and helpful. Guests can expect a warm smile and a can-do attitude throughout their stay.


Quiet and convenient location.

Located about ten minutes from Scarborough’s seafront and town center, Rivelyn Hotel offers easy access to the town’s preferred attractions, including its beach. The hotel itself is situated in a fairly quiet neighborhood too, although the seagulls can make a racket. Visitors with mobility issues may prefer a hotel closer to the seafront.


Dog-friendly property.

Rivelyn Hotel is a dog-friendly establishment and guests are welcome to bring their favorite pooch on holiday with them. Many guests find this to be an added bonus, although some are less thrilled about sharing bar and hotel space with members of the canine species.

Negative Reviews


In need of a good scrub.

While many guests enjoy their stay at Rivelyn Hotel, others report that the hotel is badly in need of a good, thorough clean. Dirty and worn carpets, shower mold, dusty furnishings and a lack of general cleanliness are some of the issues reported.


Wi-Fi issues commonplace.

According to reports, the hotel seems to have a big issue with Wi-Fi connection. Many guests report that they are unable to access the complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the duration of their stay.


Menu lacks vegetarian options.

A number of guests are disappointed to learn that the hotel restaurant doesn’t offer a lot of vegetarian options. The simple menu commonly features meat and fish, with only a few generic vegetarian dishes available. Travelers with specific dietary requirements may wish to keep this in mind.

All amenities

Hotel facilities
  1. Arcade/Video games
  2. Lift
  3. Car park
  4. Pets allowed
Room facilities
  1. Openable windows
  2. Television
  3. Central heating
  4. Electric kettle
  1. Accessible parking

Cleanliness policies

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