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Rivers Edge Hotel

Riverside Park | Green Lane, Gateshead NE10 0SB, England (Formerly The Elephant on the Tyne Hotel)
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Rivers Edge Hotel
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Ranked #8 of 11 Gateshead B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my fiancée stayed in this hotel after going to a concert in Newcastle on a Saturday night we arrived back there at around 1.30am. At 4am in the mornin we were woken by a drunk group shouting and banging as they couldn't get in there room. Then 5.30 am arrived, and the group arrived in room next door... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After my first visit I swore I would not book this hotel again. My grand daughter wanted her wedding there so we decided to give it another try. We were told we would be put in touch with their wedding planner. We paid £1350 deposit to them towards the wedding........... I was proved right about this place when the planner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Lovely meal today, very friendly attentive staff, lovely setting, good value for money the restaurant was very busy but the staff greeted us warmly and showed us to the table, service was quick and the food good, we will definitely return

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My parents held their Ruby Wedding anniversary party here and it was great, the room was beautifully decorated and the food was lovely, staff were so helpful and friendly. We all stayed for the night and the rooms were clean and tidy and the breakfast was really nice. The staff even warned a group of young guests who were also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I got married on New Year's Day 2015. My reception was held here and I couldn't have dreamt of better. Some staff had been awake all night making sure our venue room was all ready following a party the evening before. Staff were wonderful on our arrival and couldn't help us or our guests enough. Food was fabulous for wedding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Having read the reviews I was a little worried but yet again it was confirmed you shouldn't believe every thing you read!! We had an amazing evening. The restaurant was decorated for christmas and the tables were all beautifully laid. We had a set menu and all 3 courses were beautifully presented and delicious. We're we served drinks by the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Went to a Christmas night out the elephant on the Tyne last night as part of our Christmas celebrations. Food was lovely.... Soup Turkey dinner and there was a choice of Christmas pudding and choc fudge cake. I opted for the pudding and although am not usually a pudding lover it was absolutely gorgeous! Only thing that spoilt the meal... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Well what can i say! What a fantastic place to be The couple who run it are superb as are their attentive staff.Room was spotless and with a stunning view of the river tyne,.the food was lovely (piping hot) and the show/entertainment really made the whole experience wonderful. Its not a 5 star and they dont boast that it is!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

What a lovely welcoming place. Staff were great and food was pipping hot and delicious. Show that was on was all local people and was great...never had such a great nite out . We are thinking of going back next xmas ....

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

this year we booked Elephant on the Tyne for our works xmas night out. all I can say is WOW what a fantastic night all round Meal was outstanding and show was fantastic, well done to everyone who made our night so enjoyable will defo return thankyou all so much.

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