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    Sir William Fox Hotel

    5 Westoe Village, South Shields NE33 3DZ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good40%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “one way system” (10 reviews)
    “car park” (25 reviews)
    “small hotel” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    Just once a year, over the past few years I stay here as I do an annual job nearby. Every year I get more and more disappointed at how much this hotel is slipping away. Many years ago it was a lovely beautique hotel and...More

    Thank Karri P
    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    We booked under a special offer. The bed was comfortable but the room smelled musty. The breakfast was adequate but the dining room was overcrowded and it was difficult to get in and out. Overall, it could be better and I would not book there...More

    Thank Ruth C
    Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here over the Easter weekend we traveled down from Glasgow for a family event the hotel & the staff were fantastic we will definitely be back again our room was very spacious and very clean and the hotel is in a great location...More

    Thank Carolanne H
    Reviewed 14 April 2016

    Clean, friendly and helpful, this is a small, good value hotel in a heritage building. A little hard to find but in the centre of Westoe village very close to South Tyneside college. Staff couldn't be more helpful.

    Thank Sue W
    Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

    I had the pleasure of frequenting this lovely hotel for a full 4 weeks walst working in the local area. The place is clean well kept. the bar is small but good. The staff are fantastic. The food is nice plenty of choice. Clothes washing...More

    Thank William N
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$ 73 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    Pat C
    4 April 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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