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The Melrose Guest House

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Esplanade, Whitley Bay NE26 2AR, England
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The Melrose Guest House
Ranked #6 of 23 Whitley Bay B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Couldn't recommend this place enough!! We had a fantastic stay and hope to go back some time! Wendy came to our rescue when my friends and I, came down from Edinburgh for the weekend, not knowing the area and had booked into a 'different' hotel in Whitley Bay which resembled something similar to the house of horrors...and that's putting it... More

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words & for taking time to leave a review - it really was a pleasure to 'save' such a lovely group & i'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you at the Melrose again really soon!!! Kindest Regards, Wendy. More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

This is a lovely guest house situated in an ideal location. It's close to the beach and the town's restaurants and bars. The rooms are modern, well decorated, extremly clean and the beds are really comfy. This is my fourth stay at The Melrose as i often work in the Whitley Bay area and it's the best B&B I've found.... More

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Another great review from a satisfied guest.........i'm so so happy with another 5/5 excellent rating!! Thank you so much for taking time out to 'spread the word' - it's always a pleasure to welcome you back & have you stay & I only hope to do so many more times in the future. Kind Regards, Wendy. More

Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

The review from Robert S must be some sort of joke? This is a well located b and b close to the bars and restaurants but just far enough away for a peaceful nights sleep. The beach is just a minutes walk away. The rooms are well appointed and clean. Tea and coffee and flat screen tvs with freeview. Bathrooms... More

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a fantastic review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Melrose, Whitley Bay & hope to see you & your friends again in the future. Just as a point of reference, although I love having the stag/hen/group bookings, I also accept couples/families on the weekend - however I NEVER mix the two... More

sheffield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Perfect location, two min walk to bars, one min from sea...quiet at night, good breakfast, nice and clean...allround good value . And wendy is a brilliant host...well done wendy this establishment is a credit to you

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Another great weekend with a great bunch of guys & another fantastic reivew. Thank you so much for your kind words & taking the time to post this. Really pleased you enjoyed your 'last night of freedom' & would like to wish you all the very best of everything in your married life!! Kind Regards, Wendy More

Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

I spent 2 weeks in the Melrose whilst doing some courses. Wendy the landlady is a wonderful woman. Very helpful and chatty. My room during my stay was fine. I have a bad back and I had 2 weeks of waking in the morning without so much as a twinge or an ache due to the great bed. You can... More

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Melrose and had such a positive experience. It's great that you found the room, facilities & breakfast to your liking & especially that your back condition improved during your stay, I do hope this has continued since your departure!! It really was a pleasure accommodating you and thank you so much... More

Den Helder, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Although I was only there for three nights I couldn't have asked for a better service. Wendy was very good to the three of us who were working up the coast in Blyth Shipyard, driving us to work, after cooking us a hearty breakfast, and welcoming us in the evening with local knowledge of the fair available. The room was... More

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very kind words & for taking time out of your busy schedule to post a review. It was a pleasure to provide accommodation to such a lovely bunch of guys & I sincerely hope you find yourself in this part of the world again so you may return to the Melrose. In the meantime,... More

Grangemouth, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

a return trip to Whitley bay and the surrounding areas had us once again staying at the Melrose, as always we were greeted by Wendy with her Geordie charm, the bedroom and all the amenities and facility's available to us were very clean and tidy, Breakfast was always a great start to the day. From arrival to departure nothing was... More

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Really pleased you enjoyed your return visit to the Melrose, it certainly was a pleasure to see you both again. Your kind words are very much appreciated as is you taking the time to leave a review. Hope you're son arrived back from London in one piece & didn't bring too much dirty laundry haha!! Hope you're next visit isn't... More

Antwerp, Belgium
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

I can honestly say, that I would recommend the Melrose to anyone... families, contractors, or even stag/hen parties. We have stayed here many of times, and are always welcomed with open arms, nice rooms and lovely staff!!! 5 star!!!!

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely comments, it's great to get such positive feedback & is always a pleasure to have you stay. Can't wait to see you again really soon I hope. Kindest Regards, Wendy. More

Rotherham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

Stayed at the Melrose for a overnight stay the land lady very freindly the room realy clean tea and coffee in the room plus television a really comfortable night stay also located in a very good spot in the town and also not to forget to mention the breakfast really nice, will deffinatley be stoping there again in the future.

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

Really pleased you enjoyed your stay Lea & thank you so much for your kind comments. It's always a pleasure to welcome back returning guests & i'll look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards, Wendy. More

Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

Had two weeks here in Whitley bay .The accommodation here has been very comfortable.The rooms are very clean and well stocked with tea and coffee.The landlady was really accommadating in respect to times for breakfast and nothing was to much bother for her to arrange .Lookin forward to returning soon.Summary,great food,great room,great location.Thanks for a great stay.

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bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest House, responded to this review

So very pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It really was a pleasure to have you and your colleagues stay & I hope to see you again really soon. Take care, kindest regards, Wendy. More

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Address: Esplanade, Whitley Bay NE26 2AR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Whitley Bay
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