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Sir William Fox Hotel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“car park”(29 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel from the front outside looks ok but inside it desperately needs bringing into the current century. The room we were given was the first room and was very old fashioned, and old furniture, walls with tea splattered up them, electric sockets in weird...More

Thank N T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights, reading some previous reviews makes me think "what do you want for the money". This small hotel is situated about 15 minute walk from the town, okay, it needs a little TLC but my room was clean and well presented, the breakfast...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated in a very nice area. The building, from the outside, was grand. The inside was quaint. Bedroom 14 was very spacious (double) and I would recommend this room.. Bedroom 10,( a single), was minute. In the car park, there is an area of decking...More

Thank lunn t
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Well this was my third stay here and, as previously, very good value for money. The single rooms are small but more than adequate. The rooms do probably need a little tlc but the towels, bathroom and bed were all clean. Staff are helpful and...More

Thank Jude1960_G
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Stayed here whilst attending a Course at the maritime school. Don't expect any luxury here, you get a bed a tv and a very tiny bathroom ( in a single room), however the price is excellent value for money and good decent breakfast as well....More

Thank Aaron S
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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$53 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$53 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pat C
April 3, 2016|
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Response from karamenga | Reviewed this property |
The cruise terminal is in North Shields the William Fox is in South Shields. However a short taxi drive via the tyne tunnel the terminal is very close to the tunnel. The hotel is comfy and the staff friendly. Did you know... More
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"Not room 1"
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"room 14 (double) has sun during the afternoon and is spacious"
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"Unfortunately there is no lift, so be prepared to climb stairs to the 2nd floor."
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"Our room was first floor on the front - facing quiet street."
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