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Clifton Guest House

4.0 of 5
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101 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JL, England
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Ranked #6 of 26 South Shields B&B and Inns
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Edinburgh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed a couple of nights at this Guesthouse and I throughly enjoyed my stay. I booked a single room and it was immaculate. The bed was very comfortable, and the power shower was fantastic. But what amazed me the most was the coffee shop which was also the dining area for breakfast. This made this Guesthouse so unique from... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the clifton guesthouse on the 25 july for the night to meet up with friends it was one of the best guesthouse we ha.ve stayed at the coffee shop was lovely we will stay again When we come back to see friends the breakfast was nice as well

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first stayed at the Clifton Guesthouse in October 2014 (for a week) when it was still under the previous owner. The stay was pleasant, so I decided to book there again for a 3-week stay in July 2015. I knew new owners had taken over the guesthouse, so I did not know what to expect. Yet, my second stay... More 

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review Veronika, it was a pleasure having you stay with us and we are pleased that you enjoyed it so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to South Shields in the future. Kind Regards Scott, Liz & the Team More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Hospitality is second to none, such friendly and down to earth people who make you so welcome, very clean and excellent service, the breakfast is superb and clad to see they are adding black pudding in future, all the staff are helpful, a joy to stay there. Frank M

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Frank. We are glad that you really enjoy coming to the Clifton. We look forward to welcoming you back as always. Kind Regards Liz, Scott & the Team More 

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

After spending the weekend at the lovely clifton hotel we would highly recommend it,our room was lovely, great decor, really comfy beds and so clean with everything you could need.The owners scott and liz are lovely hard working people who made time to stop and chat with us.we loved the tea room/cafe so bright and cheerful we were lucky enough... More 

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review The Clifton. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and it is great to get such positive feedback, it means a great deal to us both. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Clifton in the future..... can you bring the sun back with you the next time? Kind... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

In few words, it's an excellent place to stay. I stayed there with my dad and friend to attend my graduation ceremony on stadium of light. It took only 30 minutes from Sunderland couch station. I took a local bus 20 to go to the guest house. The gentleman who runs the business is a very friendly guy , and... More 

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased that the Graduation ceremony went well and that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope you had a good journey home? Look forward to welcoming you back to South Shields should you visit again. Kind Regards Liz and Scott More 

Aberdour, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Very nice place to stay. Really helpful, lovely room (and great shower!) and a very tasty breakfast in attractive surroundings. Would definitely recommend. South Shields was a revelation, too - worth re-visiting.

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the B&B comfortable. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Clifton when you visit the area in the future. Kind Regards Liz and Scott More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

After checking out countryside cottages, city apartments and chain hotels we came across The Clifton on TripAdvisor. The decor in the photos and the rave reviews helped us plump for this accommodation. Close enough to walk to the beautiful parks, beaches, town, river and metro stations. Excellent restaurants on the doorstep and a cafe attached that allowed us to have... More 

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review the Clifton. It was great to meet you both and glad that you had a very enjoyable and memorable visit to the North East. We will pass your feedback on to Callum, he will be so chuffed! Take care Kind Regards Liz, Scott & the Team! More 

Beverley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I've got into the habit of staying at the chain hotels - Holiday Inn, Premier Inn etc, but the Clifton made a really nice change. Friendly and very helpful owners, rooms clean and tidy, and easy parking. It's in a great location too. Shops, restaurants, Wetherspoons and bar all near. The Metro station is very handy, and an all day... More 

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed you stay with us and also exploring the area. We hope that we have the opportunity to accommodate you again when you visit South Shields. Thanks for taking the time to review us! Kind Regards Liz & Scott More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

really good place hosts could not do enough good location for park and shops sea front not to far breakfast excellent would stay again lots of places to eat out at night not far from metro if you want to go to Newcastle .

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Scotty_C_2012, Owner at Clifton Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased that you had a great weekend at the rugby and enjoyed staying in the area. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Clifton in the future & thanks for the recommendation. Regards Liz & Scott More 

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