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Sir William Fox Hotel

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
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“one way system”(11 reviews)
“car park”(26 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked as a late getaway for New Year, arriving on the 30th for 2 nights. Yes, we had to ring reception to get access, but no hardship there. The car park is at the back of the building, access via a one way system,...More

Thank DentonBoy
Reviewed December 28, 2017

The building is a lovely Georgian town house in a cul de sac. Have your mobile phone ready - you have to phone to alert reception to gain entry. Street parking outside the hotel is time limited - to find the car park put in...More

Thank ElaineRy
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

3rd visit to the William Fox, stayed in a different room each time, all rooms I stayed in have been very spacious, good breakfast, friendly staff,, 10min walk to metro station, The County pub has good food, 15min walk to South Shields centre, thanks for...More

Thank hazie45
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

The website looks like a really nice 'boutique' hotel... But it's not!! We had a deluxe twin room which was spacious enough but the word tatty springs to mind. The soft furnishings were terribly stained and soiled. The linen was ok but the pillows were...More

Thank De14
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Stayed here overnight in Mid September prior to a cruise leaving from Port of Tyne North Shields. It was £65 B&B. for self and husband. Not bad these days and I suppose you get what you pay for. We had a large ground floor room...More

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$67 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Pat C
April 3, 2016|
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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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"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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"Ground floor seemed quite spacious."
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"Choose a different hotel."
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