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The Cara Guesthouse

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   9 The Links, Whitley Bay NE26 1PS, England
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Ranked #7 of 23 Whitley Bay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Booked into this guest house as I was performing at a memorial gig. Arrived to book in, to meet with a lovely bubbly lady, she gave me the keys and asked what time I would like breakfast on Sunday. Breakfast in the morning consisted of cereal, coffee or tea, orange juice and then a few slices of toast and a... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I stayed here with my young family (8 and 6 years of age) and the location is superb, great beach, fantastic views and much different to what I thought Whitley Bay would be like. The service and value in the guesthouse were top notch and the rooms and beds were cosy and very comfertable. Will definitely ba back. Many thanks.

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Almunecar, Spain
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

£30 for en-suite room, plenty of space in room, big bed, couch so don't have to sit on bed, lots of storage space. Free wifi, tea and coffee making stuff, biscuits as well! Good nights sleep, no street or traffic noise. Have paid £60 for much, much worse. Easy to find, plenty of free street parking very near by. Breakfast... More

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Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I have been working down in Newcastle on business for a few weeks. After spending the first week in a grotty hotel on the other side of Newcastle, I searched around for somewhere else, and was lucky enough to come across the Cara, a hidden gem down on the waterfront in Whitely Bay. It's not the Ritz, but has all... More

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Doncaster
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

All I can say is rude , bad greeting , dirty room the only good thing was the breakfast . I will never stay here again . If I was the manager of this place I would defiantly fire her . I have seen over reviews like mine but I'm more details . I am not pleased with my stay... More

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Downey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

I spent my birthday at the cara guesthouse which is in a beautiful spot in Whitley bay - will definitely be going back for another stay! I had a great birthday and a great time! It was a surprise birthday party and I was very impressed with the location and the hospitality. I also woke up to a full English... More

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Sao Felix do Paraguassu, BA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Phoned 3 days before to cancel one of the rooms I'd booked as my mum could no longer make it. Two minutes into my explanation the woman (I believe her name is Carol) on the phone shouted at me, "Look I'm driving you know so goodbye." She was so rude and abrupt! If you're driving, don't answer the phone! I... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I had even more than I expected. It was like a family visit. The Guest House Host was very friendly and exceptionally helpful. I traveled with my dog and he was the same welcomed as me (which is not usual at all), and with no extra charge. Thank you Cara Guesthouse! I will definitely visit you again, whenever visiting Whitley... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The manager was awesome, the rooms were clean.... I felt like i was at home... Thank you really good value for money... Nothing was too much trouble!!! Carol cares about her guests , no questions were un answered

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We stayed over a bank holiday weekend and The Cara was extremely good value. Exactly what we were looking for. Comfortable beds, ability to come and go as we pleased, decent full English breakfast. Yes we had to share a bathroom but what more do you want for £25 per person over the May bank holiday?!? Great value, will be... More

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Address: 9 The Links, Whitley Bay NE26 1PS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Whitley Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cara Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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