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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 #8 of 24 Whitley Bay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • 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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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars NEW

Just arrived back from overnight stay at The Cara. Arrived to be greeted by a lovely cheery lady. The room was very clean with tv. tea coffee etc and even an iron and ironing board. We were on the top floor with a lovely sea view, Breakfast was great and very tasty and hot. Can not think of any thing... More 

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Sedbergh, Cumbria, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place is the Cara - I loved every second I was here. We live in the Lake District but my daughter's best friend has moved to Newcastle - so I took her there, and went on with my dog Tigger to stay at the Cara for the night. Firstly - how fantastic that the Cara allows you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impressions were, they were very friendly and helpful and it was cosy. However my room was a very strange shape, dated and the bed was extremely noisy. I could get over these things despite the fact I was staying for a long period of time however what I found most upsetting were the constant stains on the sheets. I... More 

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

On the positive: big bedrooms, lovely sea view, comfortable bed, lady who manages it is a character and very funny. On the negative: bedroom was boiling, duvet cover was stained, our bathroom was upstairs although there was a sink in the room, shower was not very powerful, the lady appeared to think we would like the same breakfast as the... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Arrived at 9-15pm to be greeted by an elderly woman wrapped in a towel who shouted that she'd been waiting up for us to arrive and as soon as she goes in the shower we turn up late even though check in is up till 10pm she then opened door to our room mumbling something about breakfast at 9-30 The... More 

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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 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
2 reviews
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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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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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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