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Sir William Fox Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Westoe Village, South Shields NE33 3DZ, England
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Ranked #4 of 7 hotels in South Shields
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ian P Huntington Beach, California
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Huntington Beach, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have stayed here quite a few times over the last ten years. It is close to family when we are visiting so it works out quite well. The rooms are nice and clean. We usually opt for a larger room on the second floor that provides for a little more room for our family. Breakfast is always quite nice and... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I have stayed here a couple of times and loved every stay, great staff, warm welcome, great food, great rooms and a lovely clean environment. The breakfasts were very filling and a good variety, evening meals were fab. Hope to see you all again soon.

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Crawley
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I stayed here whilst on a course at the nearby college. Its easy to find but as stated elsewhere the car park is round the back which means you have to go around the one way system to find it - its not difficult really and the reception gives good directions (or you could look on Google Maps). The car... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Just wanted to review this hotel and this is my first review on tripadvisor. This hotel is fabulous staff cannot be faulted especially Kelly, who i had to wake through the night Saturday when I couldn't locate my room key, which I have now done by the way so I will post the room key this week. All staff were... More

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Motherwell, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Cracking wee hotel,lovely clean rooms.Great tea and coffee making facilities.The toilet was spotless.The beds are very,very comfortable and I had a superb sleep due to this.Close by to plenty pubs and takeaway shops so if the food in the hotel doesn't suit then you don't need to go far for something that does.All in all a brilliant hotel where I... More

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LONDON
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I used this when it was classed as a guest house some 40 years ago. The location in this part of South Shields in a conservation area is quiet, and close to the college, a reason I used this years ago. The hotel is comfortable, the staff were helpful and attentive, but may I suggest that although modernisation has taken... More

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glenrothes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

On arrival we were met by the reception, very prompt and quick check in, we were shown to our room , which had been upgraded, it was lovely and clean and better than any 3* Honeymoon suites I have seen in other property, we were very impressed. Onto dinner in the dining area, which is small but very comfortable(7tables) we... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

After reading some of the reviews on here, I was sceptical about booking a room with this hotel for a two weeks course in South Shields Marine School and I'm glad I didn't listen to myself or the reviews! Less than a stone's throw from South Tyneside College/ South Shields Marine School the hotel is an old Victorian house packed... More

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Billingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Stayed there overnight in the single room which was tiny also need something other than a pull down blind at the window,after all who wants to sit in a dark room during daylight hours which is what you have to do as room is overlooked by a window from next door.Was ok for an overnight stay but seemed to be... More

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Alicante Province, Spain
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 6 nights in February, but have to say disappointed. The web site leads one to think that there is 'hotel' amenities, but no lounge and minute dining/breakfast room. This really is a guest house, but hotel prices!! There were quite a few things that were not up to scratch, but in fairness the manager has responded to me... More

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Address: 5 Westoe Village, South Shields NE33 3DZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > South Shields
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sir William Fox Hotel 3*
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