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BEST WESTERN Roker Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Roker Terrace, Sunderland SR6 0PH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second stay at The Roker, the first time in my pre Tripadvisor days, was nothing special. But what an improvement, that awful Thai Restaurant has gone, and now we it has an Italian restaurant, plus the bar for meals, both of what are fine. There is also Crumbs Cafe which is again very good. The hotel is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here in august as we were at a wedding all day.we were originally booked into the lodge next door but as rooms became available we had a free upgrade to a family room in the roker hotel...wedding was perfect.staff friendly and room perfect.great size and spotlessly clean.reception even arranged us a takeaway in the early hours breakfast was impressive... More

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've stayed in this hotel twice now. The single rooms are sizeable and really comfortable. The bed is on the firm side, and that's just fine with me. The style is modern boutique and it does it really rather well. I have actually been in rooms (in other hotels) this size called 'double'. The first room I stayed in the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was fine .Friendly staff. Clean room.Great location with views of breaking waves over pier.But terrible experience in the Italian restaurant downstairs which is part of hotel.Dinner was not the problem .It's what happened 4 hrs after I ordered prawns, enjoyed them , then woke up feeling very nauseous. Spent most of the next few hours in bathroom. Can't think... More

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Carlisle
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hotel, good breakfast, good rooms, clean, friendly. The only thing that let it down was the noise at night, it seemed to become a rowdy night club once it's dark, it wouldn't be a problem to some but I struggled to get back into the hotel, through the people with my children and then had to try to get... More

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Darlington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We won a prize in a raffle for 2 guests to stay at this hotel on a Dinner, Bed & Breakfast basis for 1 night. Although we only live 1 hour away me and my partner decided to just enjoy the prize & stay for the night. As we werent 'paying' guests i thought we would be given the less... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for two nights for our anniversary and were pleasantly surprised the service that far exceeded its three star allocation. Searching with only a weeks notice were looking for a hotel that wasn't stupidly expensive but offered a good and elegant experience. We had booked a standard room in the Roker hotel but while checking in we did... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My visit was a one night stay for a work event the next day. First impression, very stylish, well presented next to the seafront. The food in the restaurant was fabulous. Although the service was rather poor for the amount of customers they had. I'll firstly state that I am one of those lucky few who can sleep through anything.... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Roker Hotel have recently opened a cafe called "Crumbs". However, they need to decide if this is a cafe or a function room as they deny access to their customers and hotel guests when they can book it out for a wedding reception.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What do you want from your hotel after a hard days work? Peace, comfort and somewhere to relax. Then in my experience this hotel is not for you. It is in reality a bar and entertainment centre with rooms attached. Admittedly I did not book the best Western Roker Hotel myself, it was paid for by the organisation I was... More

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Address: Roker Terrace, Sunderland SR6 0PH, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Sunderland
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Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Roker Hotel 3*
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Best Western Roker Hotel is situated overlooking the North Sea & Roker Pier. Boasting 43 boutique style bedrooms, two restaurants; Tavistock Thai China serving contemporary fusion Asian cuisine and Tavistock Retro Italia, serving modern Italian food in a retro chic envirinment. We also have a large bar which serves traditional local ales along with a large locally sourced bar menu. Our function facility can cater for upto 350 guests, suitable for weddings, corporate dinners, charity events, christenings and much more! ... more   less 
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