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Dorset Arms Hotel

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Dorset Ave, Wallsend NE28 8DX, England
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived on Sunday when the bar was in full flow and had to check in at the bar with Simon who was delightful and very helpful. Arrived too late for dinner unfortunately as they stop serving food at 5pm on a Sunday. Room was nice and clean but the double bed was tiny...thankfully only for one night. The kids had... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not the most beautiful of surroundings-the fringes of a council estate-but IGNORE THAT;a MOST GENIAL HOST with splendid Geordie accent and welcoming manner.Very clean well appointed hotel with interesting mosaic on wall in bar (guess what it is).Very close to Segedunum start/finish of Hadrian Wall walk.Great breakfast to send you on your way....

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

....I would avoid Room 7. That's the room we had. Tiny, directly above the kitchen (smells) and the hotel's intermittently noisy boiler in a cupboard in the corner. Other rooms are apparently bigger and all fine. The owner is very friendly and helpful and everything clean and tidy. Surprisingly quiet upstairs given a wedding party and an England match in... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We went 4 dinner today ,first time there and it was lovely, Beef just melted in your mouth ,Food was hot and tasty ,Place was lovely and clean ,Belly full but took some cake home with me ,We noticed a bouncy castle there and lovely garden with doves around and an owl in a big aviory ,the staff were pleasant... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Close to the start of the walk at segedunum Wallsend, Very friendly and good local knowledge, Extremely friendly staff. Good solid breakfast before the first day of walking. Prices very cheap at the bar and resturant.

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Thank Bob C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

From the minute you enter the hotel you feel like family, the rooms are great value and the food is homely, and really decent prices. Close to shops and travel to local areas (Newcastle,Whitley Bay). Will definitely return

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Thank Mstottie
Brixham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Very friendly staff, great food, lovely room. Nothing too much trouble. Queried the toilets in bar and owner said that was next on the list for refurbishment. Will stay again when next visiting family.

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Thank Veronica B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here this weekend and would recommend it to anyone. Really friendly staff and there to help you in every way they can..room was ideal and clean and will be staying here again when in the area. It's local to the high street so you have no trouble finding shops,

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scotland
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Straightforward room above the local pub. reasonably priced and friendly staff. Room was fine for size, bathroom quite big. Basic buffet breakfast was included - cereal, croissants, toast etc. On the downside we could hear the music from the pub playing very loudly until about 11.30. Room was freezing as the heating didnt come on during the evening or morning.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Had a night out planned in town, so we looked for a hotel for a decent price for 1 night. Can't complain for £49. Not too far from the city centre and in a quiet area too. Stan and his team were wonderful and did all they could to help. The room was decorated beautifully and was pristine. We came... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Dorset Arms Hotel, Bar and Restaurant; a small, friendly establishment located just a ten minute drive from the city centre. Whether visiting for business or pleasure we provide a welcoming and friendly atmosphere that will make you feel right at home. At the Dorset we pride ourselves on delivering individual attention to each of our guests to guarantee an outstanding level of service to ensure you have the best experience that Newcastle has to offer. The Dorset Arms is a small privately owned hotel with seven rooms, relaxed bar and lounge area and finally our newly opened restaurant Cinatra’s which offers a range of exquisite Italian dishes to satisfy any pallet. The hotel is situated in Wallsend with excellent transport links to the city center. Our restaurant is open till 10:00 and our bar is open till 11:30 every evening if guest require a relaxing drink after exploring the sights of Newcastle. We offer free parking on a first come first serve basis and there is access to free WIFI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dorset Arms Hotel

Address: Dorset Ave, Wallsend NE28 8DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Wallsend
Price Range: $87 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dorset Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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