We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 7 South Shields hotels

Sir William Fox Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Westoe Village, South Shields NE33 3DZ, England
Hotel amenities
Sir William Fox Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Save
You added Sir William Fox Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in South Shields
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Charles093 Harrogate, United Kingdom
Write a Review

93 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    40
    31
    16
    3
    3
See reviews for
15
40
9
19
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (17)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (93)
  • Mar-May only
    (22)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (26)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (35)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (10)
All months
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I can only repeat the excellent endorsements from other reviews. Perfect location, excellent rooms with comfy beds, together with a friendly, helpful and professional staff. Thank you Kelly and Sandra. First class breakfasts, hot or cold. Don't miss the full English. Overall, a first class stay. We would defiantly choose to stay again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Leeds, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A brilliant find , this is the second time in staying here and would certainly go back . Had requested a ground floor twin room as staying with a friend whose mobility is compromised , we weren't disappointed and were given a ground floor room, number 2 to be exact , this was even larger than the room we had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Kirkby, Merseyside
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 1 night at this hotel,staff were excellent and very helpful,good location for amenities,would defo recommend a stay here whether you are passing through or visiting,full English breakfast should not be missed,beds very comfortable, toilet & shower a bit crammed but otherwise everything else very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Colchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Visiting friends in the area this hotel fitted the bill exactly. Very comfortable room, with lovely bed and comfy sofa. Well lit throughout the hotel. Welcoming staff, relaxed breakfast with good selection. Quiet location in town centre so good night's sleep enjoyed.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Another lovely stay in this delightful hotel, we stayed in the suite, huge room with big comfy bed and lovely decor. Staff very welcoming as usual, finished off our stay with a tasty breakfast this morning.. If your planing to visit South Shields id defiantly recommend staying here only a couple of minutes drive to the seafront or a 15... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kochi (Cochin), India
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
22 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

stayed with my wife at SWF before I joined Marine College at South Shields.Everything is great about the hotel...the staff, rooms, food, nice cozy bar...car parking space is limited at the rear entry but you can also park your vehicle on the Westoe Village road. Quite locality. If Sandra is around & if she is reading this message thanks a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Eastleigh, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Just stayed for 2 nights at the end of an 8 night holiday 'up north'. Of the 4 properties we stayed in this was the best by far. A great room as it was large, well maintained and quiet. Helpful staff and an excellent, hot and tasty breakfast. Plus free parking. What more could you ask for.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Sale, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We went here a few months back in April and on arrival discovered our travel provider Expedia or something like that had messed up our booking but the hotel were fantastic. They seated us in the bar and gave us a complimentary drink. We had booked two doubles but they had us down for a double and a single..they offered... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
lancashire
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My nephew and his wife where on holiday from Aus and as his sister my niece lives in South Shields we thought it would be nice to stay for a few days.I booked for ,my eldest sis his Mum, my nephew and his wife. my youngest sister and her husband surprised us by booking in for two nights enroute to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Huntington Beach, California
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 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

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Sir William Fox Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sir William Fox Hotel

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*
Number of rooms: 12
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Agoda, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Sir William Fox Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sir William Fox Hotel South Shields, England

32 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (33)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (14)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay