B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors, Scarborough

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Rating 4.9
based on 45 reviews

About our Scarborough funeral home

B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors in Scarborough is here to help you to plan and arrange a personal, unique funeral service for your loved one. Life with those we love is deeply personal, and we believe that the final farewell should reflect that.

Having served our local community in North Yorkshire for many years, we are renowned for the standards of care that we provide. Our funeral home is equipped with modern facilities to ensure we consistently deliver the best service that we can.

The interior is decorated in a manner intended to help you feel at ease when you visit; we have three chapels of rest which you can use to spend time with your loved one before their funeral.

We want you to know that we are here for you. We will guide you at every step of this difficult time, supporting and advising where necessary. You can get in touch with us at your convenience by calling 01723 501001.

What we offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

We understand how special life is with those that you love. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral.

If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
  • Full Service Funeral in Scarborough, from £3,335

    Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 01723 501001
  • Simple Funeral Service in Scarborough, from £1,995

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 01723 501001

Where to find us

Address

1-5 Prospect Road
Scarborough YO12 7JP
GB

Directions and Parking

We are located on the corner of Trafalgar Street West and Prospect Road.

There is car parking available on surrounding streets; you can get a parking disc from our funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01723 501001 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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Reviews of our services

4.9
Rating 4.9
based on 45 reviews
Rating 5.0
Totally professional , first class help, compassion and advice.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and the team looked after you so well.
Rating 5.0
made a sad painful process quick with the least stress
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Our team are here to provide the highest level of service for you and we are happy this was achieved. Thank you.
Rating 5.0
The service from Bernards was very caring and helpful, especially Paul and Anne.
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Thank you for sharing your sentiments with us regarding your experience. I am pleased that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 5.0
The service was excellent from beginning to end. Ann was brilliant and she was also very professional.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your views with us on your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and you and the family were well cared for.
Rating 5.0
The staff are helpful and respectful without being too sombre. Our requests were met in full without any fuss. The professionalism takes much of the strain out of a difficult time.
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We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience online with us. It helps other families in their time of need. Thank you.
Rating 5.0
All extremely helpful from start to finish. Beyond expectation.
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Your feedback is so valuable to us and we would like to say thank you for your online review.
Rating 5.0
Lovely staff, Excellent service, very well organised.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Our team are here to provide the highest level of service for you and we are happy this was achieved.
Rating 5.0
Having dealt with B Bernard on several occasion over the past 20 years or more, it was a great relief to get wonderful help and support and of course service from Ann Kitto and her team. Their professionalism and care was clearly evident throughout our experience and made a difficult situation much easier to cope with. We certainly would recommend their services to one and all.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
From the first moment me and my brother walked in to Bernard's they were polite and very kind and understanding about our mother passing away. Anna who looked after us explains everything clearly and looked after us in a very professional but also a warm and caring way. I could not find fault with anything that's why they get 5 stars.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am pleased that we were able to look after you and your family at this difficult time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
I can't give enough praise to Ann and her team at Bernards in Scarborough. She kept me informed of ongoing progress at every stage, answered any questions I had and gave such a professional service. She also had such a kind and caring manner when explaining the options. The presentation of the order of service was beautiful, as were the flowers. On the day of the funeral, everything was well organised and ran smoothly. I couldn't have asked for more. I would highly recommend Bernards.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
they provided a first class service eveything explained made a sad time a little easier contact and care excellent
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased to hear that the service was carried out to your satisfaction and that it makes a difficult time seem a little easier.
Rating 5.0
Excellent staff, attention to detail was second to none. Martin was very professional.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Very friendly and professional people who couldn't do enough for us. We couldn't have asked for any more. They were there for us every step. Nothing was too much for them.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Grateful thanks to all at Bernard’s funeral directors, particularly Paul who dealt with everything in a highly professional manner and ensuring everything went smoothly on the day.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the comments left as part of your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Bernard and sons did everything and more for my late father and our family it was managed with great care and dignity i could not have asked for more . I did not have to worry about anything from start to finish . My Dad was given the send day off he would have wanted. I would like to say a huge thank you to Martin Chandler who was magnificent throughout . He looked after my father so well i could not have asked for any more . Thank you very much to all at Bernard and sons.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your online review. I am pleased that we provided the highest level of care and guidance for you and your family and that the arrangements for your Father were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Where do I start.......? Unfortunately burying a loved one is never an easy thing to do but Ann and her team did an absolutely fantastic job from start to finish from making arrangements to the day itself and even afterwards their attention to detail is 110% and I would never ever use anybody else thank you so much for making a hard day that little easier !
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the comments left as part of your online review. I am glad that all of your wishes and requirements were carried out by the team as you had requested and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
I could not thank the Staff at Bernards Scarborough enough. They are fully empathic, understanding, guiding and friendly. Indeed, the customer service of Martin, Anne and Sam is second to none.

Bernards saw to it that the funeral service for my late Mother went exactly as I wanted and as sad as her passing was, this took a lot of the stress out of an emotional situation.

All I can say is on behalf of myself, husband, son and brother - thank you all so very much.



Jennifer Hay
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with B Bernard & Sons. I am pleased that we provided the highest level of care and guidance for you and your family and that the arrangements for your Mother were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Excellent service provided by Paul and his team. The care, consideration and compassion expressed by everyone is very much appreciated by the family at this difficult time, thank you
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time.
Rating 5.0
Thy were really helpful at my sad time couldn't wished for better service so polite helpful big thanku to Paul
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
A first class service throughout,. The understanding, empathy, information, and on occasions, the appropriate reaction to and understanding of, moments of humour were perfect at such a stressful time trying to organise the funeral Dad and the family wanted to send him on his way.
Many many thanks.
Response from B Bernard & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that we were able to look after you and your family and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
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