Sea Heights

Scarborough, Yorkshire Coast

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Smart apartment for four with many original features and a glimpse of the sea.

You can book this property from:

  • £367 per week
  • £52 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Parking permit provided

How far to...?

  • Beach 0.25 miles
  • Pub 0.25 miles
  • Shop 0.25 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

  • 12 years and over only



  • Walk-in shower

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Property Name:  Sea Heights
Property Location: First Floor Flat, 18 Esplanade Gardens, Scarborough YO11 2AP
Description: 2 bedroom flat with sea view, sleeps 4

Pre-arrival and local facilities
The nearest bus stop is: St Andrews Church/St Catherine’s Hospice charity shop c ¼ mile
The nearest train station is: Scarborough Railway Station, within ½ mile
The nearest petrol station is: Sainsbury’s, Falsgrave Road YO12 5EA
The nearest electric vehicle charging point is: Lidl supermarket, within ½ mile YO12 4HF
The nearest food shop is: Sainsbury’s Local, on Ramshill, within ¼ mile
The nearest pub/restaurant: Highlander Pub on Esplanade, Tuscany Too at end of Esplanade Road/junction with Filey Road. Both within ¼ mile. Plus Farrers at the Spa
Mobility equipment hire is: Scarborough Mobility, 6 Harcourt Place, YO11 2EP  - 01723 377515. Just over valley footbridge, on the corner with Bar Street

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: on street, with parking scratchcards/discs
Number of spaces available: entirely depends on how busy a weekend!
For what sized car: see above
Parking surface is: tarmac road
Is the parking level: yes
Is there good space to unload once parked? Yes. Depending on how close to the flat you park
Distance to property from parking: Depends.
Distance to nearest public parking area: street in front of building
Is it pay and display? No.
The width of the path to the property is: 200cm
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance? 8 including the doorstep

Main entrance
The main entrance door width is: outer door to street 108cm; inner door to lobby 94cm; flat front door 79cm
Number of steps to the main entrance: to the flat door 20 steps (wide staircase)
The height of the key safe is: 110cm
The height of the keyhole is: 125cm inner porch/lobby; 114cm and 100cm flat front door
How many other entrances to the property are there? Fire exit but locks from inside.
Is the entrance well lit? Yes. Street lamp outside; emergency lighting on stairwell. May need torch for keysafe in case of arrivals in dark.

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: fitted carpet
Are there are any rugs? No.
The door widths within these areas are? 82cm
Is there good space between furniture? yes
Is the furniture moveable or fixed? Moveable – but big heavy sofas
Is the floor level and step free? yes
Are wall plugs set high or low? low
Are electric sockets high or low? low

The flooring is: vinyl
Is the floor level and step free? yes
The width of the doorways is: 75cm
What height is the worktop to the floor? 93cm
Is the oven set high or low? Low - undercounter
The fridge height is: undercounter
The freezer height is : no separate freezer – just an ice box in fridge
Is crockery stored high or low: drawer immediately under counter
Are wall plugs set high or low? Just above counter
Are electric sockets high or low? Just above counter
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes;  what and where? Cleaning (hoover, mop and bucket); Laundry (iron, ironing board and clothes airer) in the main cupboard in the hall.

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have? One, when up to the first floor and in the flat
The number of steps between floors is: n/a
The flooring is: fitted carpet plus two bedside rugs
Is the flooring level in each bedroom? yes
The door widths are: 2 x 82cm
Bed sizes are: King size double; 2 x 2ft 6 single.
Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed? Moveable
Are wall plugs set high or low? low
Are electric sockets high or low? low

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
Type of flooring: vinyl
Is the flooring level? yes
Width of the doorways: 74cm
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? NO
Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? NO
Is there a ground floor WC? NO
Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? NO
Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? NO
Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? NO

Outdoor facilities
External areas are: irrelevant. Just a fire escape staircase!
Is permanent seating provided? no
Is there outside lighting? no
Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg edges of steps) no
Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? no
Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? no
Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? no

Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? no
If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls? no
Mobile phone reception information: good
Closest public telephone is: end of Prince of Wales Terrace, near Ramshill, under ¼ mile
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? YES.
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? Wired in smoke alarm is flashing light and alarm noise.

Additional relevant information
Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property:


Smart, well proportioned south cliff apartment with a glimpse of the sea from the original sash bay window. You will love the original features in this property, high ceilings, plaster mouldings, large windows, all married with a comfortable, contemporary interior. Two bedrooms, bathroom and en-suite shower room make it ideal for couples or friends who want to share time together at the coast. The emphasis is on light and space in this Victorian former gentleman’s residence.  Unique photo-canvasses dotted throughout the property highlight aspects of the surrounding landscape.  Enjoy breakfast looking out of the bay window towards the sea, or take the short stroll to the Esplanade taking in the panoramic views of South Bay, the castle and the harbour.  It is just a short walk into the town centre where you will find many local shops, bars and restaurants.

On entering the building, you ascend to the first floor to reach Sea Heights

Open Plan Lounge/Diner: Two large leather sofas, coffee table, side table with lamp. Feature fireplace with wooden mantle, and inset electric fire, wooden dining table and four chairs, flat screen Smart TV on stand, shelf unit, large bay window with original sash windows
Kitchen: Washing machine, fridge with icebox, electric double oven with ceramic hob, microwave, Chefs window open to the lounge.
Bedroom One: King-size bed, wardrobe, two bedside tables with lamps, chest of drawers, full length freestanding mirror, storage box, leather armchair.
En-suite: wash hand basin with mirror over, shower cubicle with power shower
Bedroom Two: Two small single beds, bedside cabinet with lamp, wardrobe with fitted drawers,
Bathroom: Double ended bath with hand held shower attachment, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, character clothes airer over bath.

Pets: One small to medium sized dog
Parking: 24hr permits provided for on street parking
Heating: Electric heating
Notes:  Towels provided, please bring your own beach towels, sorry no smoking at this property, mobile phone reception is good. Please note this property is not suitable for children under 12 years of age.


The facilities available in the property of were of an excellent standard. That was a particularly good amount kitchen equipment. The standard of cleanliness throughout the entire property was fantastic absolutely spotless!!

Mrs Lucy G,


Area Information

Scarborough is an all year round destination, with its busy fishing harbour and marina a hub of excitement whatever the weather. Scarborough Castle is set in a stunning location and offers visitors panoramic views over the dramatic coastline. The 2,500-year old building is a must see for anyone visiting the area, and a wonderful day out for everyone.
There's so much to see and do during the day in this lovely seaside town, but also plenty of places to relax and unwind in the evening, including many bars and eateries along the seafront