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The Waterside Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   48 - 52 Sandhill | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JF, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Rodddimus Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Barton-le-Clay, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wish I'd read other trip advisors comments on this hotel before booking as I would never have stayed. Smelt damp on arrival, dark and uninviting entrance experience improved marginally by the very pleasant and friendly receptionist (who probably felt sorry for us). The rooms were awful, small, smelly, badly decorated obvious signs of patched up damage on doors and walls.... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a stag do, the £30 each bond was a bit steep but as we aren't a bunch of idiots there was no issue in getting it back and I understand that stag do groups expect this kinda thing. Room was clean, the hotel itself is a little dated but the staff are friendly and helpful. It's good... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were very disappointed with our stay at this hotel. The pictures tell the story really. The foyer and staircases smelt absolutely awful and when we got to the room, we found it was filthy. There was a thick layer of dust around the edges of the carpets, a disposable razor blade cap in the shower -... More

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Ingbrirchworth, UK
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this Hotel as i was working In Newcastle, the usual one I book was full. I found the Hotel, eventually, with the help of my Daughter. The Hotel is situated on the main road, opposite the Lower road bridge, in between pubs. The car park is opposite the hotel, in am area used by the Hotel, check this when... More

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Leigh-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Location overlooking the Quayside and easy access to town. Free parking is a real bonus !! Good room, friendly staff. Shame for us that some building work was going on at the time and the smell of paint was not nice!! A really good place to use as a base to explore the history, beauty and nightlife of Newcastle... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the waterside hotel for one night and what a pleasant experience it was. The room was very modern, spacious and clean with a large walk in shower. The staff were brilliant and the location was spot on, only a 5 minute walk from the city centre. Would definitely recommend this hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This hotel is in a perfect location and offers free parking (a rare thing for city centre accommodation), and breakfast was included in the relatively low rate of £55p/n (double room). As far as being a place to rest your head, it was okay. However, we didn’t have the best overall experience. The lady on reception was lovely when we... More

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Tarbert, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This hotel is situated in a excellent location and provides some parking but it is definitely not secure. The staff are very friendly but unfortunately the room was very tired and and the floor and top bedding were stained. The room we had at the front of the hotel was small (cramped) extremely noisy and we couldn't shut the windows... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Stayed here for my son's graduation. Perfect location. Super, helpful, friendly staff. Very comfy beds, although decor tired. Smell in entrance & stairs is awful & flickering light needed changing. Advertised as free parking, but £5 charge enforced, although this seemed reasonable value & hotel gave us 24 hours plus.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I just spent the weekend here and loved the place. It's basic and tired but has everything you need, clean bedding, towels, tea, coffee, Tv, Free Wifi, bar and a lovely little Breakfast room. Staff are friendly and helpful and the breakfast spot on. Great location to bars and restaurants and a 10 minuet walk into the town. There is... More

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Address: 48 - 52 Sandhill | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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