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The Royal Hotel

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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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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Parking was a little difficult as the spaces directly in front of the hotel are for the use of patrons to the Italian restaurant next door. We only managed to park near the hotel late at night. If you chose to park on any of the side streets nearby be prepared to pay. Upon arrival at the hotel we were... More 

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Washington, UK
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12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This review is for the Noir Restaurant as we didn't stay at the hotel' We were using a Groupon for Tapas in the restaurant. The Tapas was excellent, a good choice of freshly prepared dishes which would have been good value even without the Groupon (Special deals between 12 noon and 7PM weekdays anyway). The service was friendly and very... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price and location, it was OK for us. We booked late on a Friday and were pleased to get a room for the same night. We paid £140 for 2 nights, 1 room, 2 adults, with free WiFi and breakfast included. However, the room was not the nicest we have stayed in. The towels and sheets were clean... More 

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whitley bay
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63 reviews 63 reviews
13 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for tapas with a groupon voucher,it was fantastic ,really tasty little dishes I even tried the belly pork which I normally can't stand delicious ! .A nice place to sit even on a cold windy night .The staff were helpful and friendly.I will be back with or without a voucher .Most definitely the best tapas on the coast.

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Great Crosby, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a hotel and it was late in the evening. We had stayed at a hotel in Whitley Bay the previous night. But wanted somewhere a bit nicer. We had seen the Royal on late rooms but thought it was a bit expensive. Anyway it was getting late and we were tired. We managed to get a room at... More 

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Bedford, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With the name The Royal, I was expecting something very grand on the seafront, however The Royal is lovely, we had a sea view room which was large and comfortable, With an amazing bright green sofa! Large shower room, wish it had a bath in it but it didn't, so had to contend with a shower only. However that said,... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed on Saturday...nice friendly welcome when we checked in...room was very spacious with a sea view...would stay again...buffet breakfast in morning plenty choice...friendly staff taking ur tea,coffee and toast orders....😀

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 4 nights lovely double room no view but I realize you pay extra for seaview. Room and bathroom all clean 2 pillows each on bed which is nice lots of clean towel's, tea,coffee,hot chocolate even bottled water in room replaced every day lovely. Breakfast has wonderful everything you could ask for really was top notch!! Staff lovely helpfull... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

the royals really clean friendly and accommodating i was very happy with it its on the seafront and not far from town centre.anything you may need or want to do is close by........................................................................................

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durham england
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

I am staying in room 5 lovely big room with a settee and coffee table. Stunning views of St Mary's lighthouse and of course the sea. Large shower room ( could have fit a bath in there). The breakfast was great. The staff are really helpful and friendly. Had to park in a side street but plenty of spaces there.... More 

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