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The Spa Theatre @ Scarborough

The Spa, Scarborough known officially as the Scarborough Spa Complex is located in Scarborough's South Bay and is a venue for conferences, exhibitions, entertainment and events on the Yorkshire Coast. Originally built around the source of Scarborough's spa waters, it is currently owned and managed by Scarborough Borough Council.

The complex includes:

  • The Spa Grand Hall which seats nearly 2,000 and hosts live entertainment including the Scarborough Spa Orchestra and an annual Jazz Festival, which is the fifth biggest in Europe
  • The Spa Theatre which is a 600 seat Victorian Theatre and is home to Summer Season Shows and Christmas Pantomimes.
  • The Spa Ocean Room, used for dances, conferences and other events including the Soundwave Festival.

A Victorian Cliff Tramway links the Spa complex with the South Cliff district, 200 feet above the South Bay.

Farrer's Bar & Brasserie

Welcome to our new Bar and Brasserie!

Named Farrer's' after Mrs Thomasin Farrer, wife of a local gentleman, John Farrer, who
discovered Scarborough's bubbling Spa mineral waters over 400 years ago.

Farrer's prides itself in providing locally sourced good quality food at an affordable price,
alongside excellent service.

So whether you require a light snack, breakfast, pre show meal or simply one of our
fabulous barista coffees whilst enjoying the wonderful sea views then Farrer's will be there
to meet your needs.

Free wi-fi available in Farrer's.

Opening Times: Open Daily: 9am-Late



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The Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD

14.01 miles  
  01723 821 888    
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