What to do: Rain or Shine

It can be hard to know where to go when you’re somewhere totally new. So we’ve made a super easy page for you to choose from, come rain or shine 🙂

There is so much to see and do in Scarborough. Not only do we have amazing sea views, a beautiful coastline, and fresh sea air – there are plenty of great places to eat, be entertained, and relax too! Here are a few of our favourite things to do in Scarborough:

The Sun has got his hat on! Beach fun!

  • Rose & Italian Gardens – Meander down through the Historic and picturesque Italian Rose Gardens to the Beach *directly opposite Ambassador Rooms
  • South Bay Beach – hire deck chairs, build sandcastles, take a dip, donkey rides!
  • Beach amusements – slot machines, grabbers, bowling!
  • Hire a Beach Hut for the day – South Bay
  • Harbour Bar Ice-Cream – on South Bay beach
  • Fish Pan fish & chips – on South Bay beach
  • Luna Park Funfair – down by the Harbour
  • Speedboat ride – down by the Harbour
  • Surf, kayak & SUP hire – look for Fluid Concept at Scarborough Spa
  • Scarborough Castle – visit an English Heritage Royal Castle situated above the beaches
  • North Bay Peasholm Park – oriental themed park *FREE to walk round
  • North Bay steam train railway

It’s raining it’s pouring, the old man is snoring! Indoor fun!

  • Alpamare Indoor Waterpark – situated near the North Bay
  • Sea Life Centre – situated at North Bay
  • Rotunda Fossil Museum – situated near South Bay beach
  • Woodend Art Galleries – close to Scarborough town centre
  • Beach amusements – slot machines, grabbers, bowling!
  • Scarborough Sports Village – Gym & Swim
  • Scarborough Indoor Market Hall & Vaults – situated in the old town near the beach
  • Past Times Professional Photo Studio – Victorian old fashioned photo shoots
  • Scarborough Spa Indoor Entertainment & Shows – South Bay beach
  • Stephen Joesph Theatre – town centre
  • Opera House Casino – town centre
  • Mecca Bingo & Slots – town centre