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The Metropolitan

Certificate of Excellence
13 Esplanade, Whitley Bay NE26 2AH , England
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Ranked #1 of 12 Hotels in Whitley Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
gillfran Co-Durham
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From first greeting to final farewell, we were impressed and delighted with the service, quality and value of the Metropolitan. Attention to detail, provision of goods and surprising extras made our simple need for an overnight stay more special than we had anticipated. Breakfast was both, an excellent start to the day and a final tasty memory of a superb... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

this was a one nighter in November ,we were not disappointed with the double room we booked ., clean,comfortable with nice modern decor, small en suite with electric shower. Free wi fi with good signal! Steve the host was able to recommend local restaurants to eat . Breakfast the following morning was one of the best with good choice and... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stayed here for 1 night only but will be back this is how B & B should be ,great host in Stephen ,spotlessly clean and a lot of thought has gone into the design throughout the Metropolitan . Breakfast was lovely and plentiful,so do yourself a favour and stay at the metropolitan if you're down in Whitley Bay you won't... More 

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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were staying there for a weekend when my wife had an accident, breaking her arm, everyone at the Metropolitan was so helpful helping me look after her, kept her going wit DVDs etc. A nice hotel spotlessly clean and a lovely breakfast. It would be a great place for a proper holiday.

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Feltham, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Just come back from a lovely weekend at the Metropolitan. Lovely clean room with all amenities, close to the town centre and also the beach, and also does an excellent breakfast. I had emailed Steven and Andrew that it was our anniversary and asked if we could have a nice room, which it was. We got in on Sunday night... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stayed here when on a short break to Whitley Bay having read good reviews on Tripadvisor. The rating this establishment has is well deserved as I can only find positive things to say about it. The room we had was very comfortable and of a decent size. It was exceptionally clean and the availability of tea, coffee, hot chocolate, biscuits... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Stayed one night here and room was lovely,large with very stylish decor,black and white,all in good condition, nice bathroom with all you need on hand. Even an iPod connector on the clock alarm .Large TV and very comfy bed. Excellent breakfast and staff.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Immaculate. Free parking for a week as we did the coastal to coast. Great Italian - Davanti - to top up the energy banks before embarking on our cycling odyssey! Great beds, beautiful breakfast (I chose the smoked kipper pate but the full English was a treat for the hubbie), warm welcome. What more do you want.

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

What a lovely welcome we had on arrival at the Metropolitan. Nothing was too much trouble for Steve, the Proprietor. The hotel was spotlessly clean throughout. The attention to detail was excellent. There were a selection of well presented toiletries - .well beyond what one normally expect. The room was well presented and had a good selection of teas, coffee... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Annual visit to The Metropolitan for the Great North Run. Friendly welcome as always and Stephen could not have been more flexible and helpful when it came to early breakfasts. Only 12 months before next visit.

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