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The Royal Hotel

3.0 of 5 13-17 East Parade, Whitley Bay NE26 1AP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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newcastle upon tyne
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came with the family and the whole process was made easier by all the staff at the hotel. The family room was very comfortable, clean and spacious. The hotel was modern and had a an adjacent bar that was call Noir. We had Afternoon Tea in there and the quality was superb, very tasty and great value for money. Our... More 

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My second stay at The Royal Hotel and I was not let down. The staff from the reception to the house keeping all had a warm smile for me and were very helpful. Different room for me this time but still the same very high standard. Another great big English breakfast to send me on my way. Lovely hotel with... More 

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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the royal as a gift for our 30th wedding anniversary for afternoon tea with prosecco was impressed with the setting, staff pleasent started with a choice of sandwichs which were nice but small portioned, scones next which wernt very fresh my husbands was like a brick the staff replaced it with a cheese scone and asked did he want... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated right on the sea front, the hotel is quick and easy to find both by car and by public transport. The closest bus stop is about 100 metres away, with regular services to Newcastle centre. The receptionist was friendly and first impressions of the hotel were average for the money, especially bearing in mind that the hotel rates are... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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95 reviews 95 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the sea front, terrific views - if you're in Whitley Bay there's no where more central or offering better value. We paid £65 for the night, including breakfast. The hotel is clean, tidy, warm - friendly staff. Rooms spacious, slept well on a comfortable bed. Bathroom functional (if a little spartan). What more do you need?

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Stayed here 7/8th Nov. Booked 3 rooms . both rooms clean and tidy ,great view from the one on the front was a bit noisy. other room was at the back away from noise with no view so take you're pick . breakfast magic.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights over last weekend. Excellent room, sea view, good location, excellent staff and I mean all of the staff from David on the main desk to the breakfast room staff. Car parking on the forecourt available but if you cannot park on the forecourt there is plenty of parking nearby. Short walk to the shops and pubs... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here on a Friday evening, the check was nice enough with a friendly gentleman who carried our case upstairs but that was as far as our service experience went. The £115 a night sea view room was an absolute rip off, beautiful views though but couldn't see it from the bed as the double glazing was rubbish so... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I have enjoyed afternoon tea at many establishments , however I have to say this was the worst. Shop bought scones,cake and mince pies, although the sandwiches were really nice. The crockery did not match and the first plate brought over was dirty. I understand there are staffing issues, however the customer should not suffer. I have had better food... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night on the 5th October,the room we had overlooked the sea it was a very large room with an ensuite shower,very clean and comfortable, The staff were helpful and friendly,we enjoyed a lovely buffet breakfast in the morning,as we had an early start we were the first in the breakfast room,very attentative staff,would definatly stay... More 

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Address: 13-17 East Parade, Whitley Bay NE26 1AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Whitley Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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