Sir William Fox Hotel - South Shields

5 Westoe Village, South Shields, United Kingdom  show map
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Sir William Fox Hotel - South Shields

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Picnic area/ Tables

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

Sir William Fox Hotel is positioned in a historic area of South Shields close to Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum, Tynemouth Park and Stadium Of Light. The traditional hotel represents Victorian architecture in South Shields.

Due to the hotel’s location in the heart of South Shields guests can easily walk to the sandy beach. The center of South Shields is 2 km away from the venue.

Sir William Fox Hotel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Newcastle airport.

Rooms

The property comprises of en-suite rooms appointed with satellite TV, individual climate control, coffee/tea makers, high ceiling and Wi-Fi. Some rooms at Sir William Fox Hotel have a view over the coastline.

Eat & Drink

A day at Sir William Fox Hotel begins with a complimentary breakfast. The restaurant entices with dishes of British cuisine. The venue is set next to a port and just 150 meters from Lasun and Momo's with a broad selection of dishes.

Services

The hotel offers a free private car park, a storage room and free self parking and such services as laundry, room service and dry cleaning.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   13.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Barbeque grills

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

5 Westoe Village, South Shields, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • South Shields
    3700 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    7.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Lasun (cuisine: Indian, English)
    500 ft
  • Momo's
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Rooms and availability

Basic Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 110 sq. feet
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    Family Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 220 sq. feet
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    All our family rooms can hold up to 4 people and have comfortable king-size beds and 2 single beds. All rooms have en suite bathrooms and are also equipped with a wireless broadband connection and tea and coffee making facilities.

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      Single Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed
      Size: 65 sq. feet
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      All our single rooms contain a single bed and have a lovely en suite bathroom. Rooms are also equipped with a wireless broadband connection and tea and coffee making facilities.

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        Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 90 sq. feet
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        All our double rooms have comfortable king-size beds and lovely en suite bathrooms. Rooms are also equipped with a wireless broadband connection and tea and coffee making facilities.

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          Twin Room
          Bed type: 2 Single beds
          Size: 110 sq. feet
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          Our twin rooms have 2 comfortable single beds and lovely en suite bathrooms. Rooms are also equipped with a wireless broadband connection and tea and coffee making facilities.

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            Deluxe Junior Suite
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 270 sq. feet
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            Overlooking the village of Westoe, this room offers a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom. It also has access to Wi-Fi and tea and coffee making facilities.

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Sir William Fox Hotel - South Shields South Shields location
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              Hotel Address:

              5 Westoe Village, South Shields, United Kingdom

              Get directions
              City Center
              • South Shields
                3700 ft
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                7.5 mi
              Restaurants
              • Lasun (cuisine: Indian, English)
                500 ft
              • Momo's
                500 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                13

              Sir William Fox Hotel Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • South Shields Museum & Art Gallery - 4300 ft

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 3300 ft

              Places of interest

              • Armstrong Hall Park View Social Club - 2000 ft
              • Brigham & Cowan Ltd - 4600 ft
              • Arbeia Roman Fort - 1.2 mi
              • English Heritage: Tynemouth Priory and Castle - 2.1 mi
              • Land of Green Ginger - 2.2 mi

              Convention centers

              • Customs House - 4600 ft

              Amusement

              • Shield Snooker Centre Ltd - 1700 ft
              • South Shields Bowl Centre - 2000 ft
              • Buzzers Snookerhalls - 4300 ft
              • Majestic Bingo - 4300 ft
              • J D Leisure - 4600 ft
              • Pier Amusements - 1.0 mi
              • Quasar - 1.0 mi

              Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

              • Blue Reef Aquarium - 2.8 mi

              Theaters

              • Westovian Theatre Society - 1.0 mi

              Local attractions

              • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park - 1.0 mi
                Sea Road, South Shields
              • Wet n' Wild - 1.6 mi
                Rotary Way, Royal Quays, North Shields
              • Tynemouth Park - 2.0 mi
                TynemouthEngland
              • Marsden Beach - 1.3 mi
                Marsden, South Shields
              • Volunteer Life Brigade Museum - 2.0 mi
                Spanish Battery, Tynemouth

              Near the hotel

              • South and North Marine Parks - 4400 ft
                South ShieldsEngland
              • South Shields Museum & Art Gallery - 4900 ft
                4 Ocean Road, South Shields

              Restaurants nearby

              • Lasun - 500 ft

                Address: 50 Dean Road
                Phone: 0191 454 5111

                84% likes this, based on 119 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian, English

              • Fish & Chips G.S & H.S Gill - 1900 ft

                Address: 44 Stanhope Road
                Phone: 01914279732

                66% likes this, based on 38 reviews

              • Tandoori International - 2200 ft

                Address: 97 ocean road
                Phone: 01914562000

                84% likes this, based on 100 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian
                Price Range: USD 16 - USD 24

              • Momo's - 500 ft

                Address: 50a, Dean Rd.
                Phone: 0191 4548883

                78% likes this, based on 60 reviews

              • Kfc south shields uk - 2000 ft

                Address: Chichester Rd, South Shields, Tyne and Wear NE33 4HN
                Phone: 4401914567141

                86% likes this, based on 27 reviews
                Cuisine: Chilean

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                13
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              Sir William Fox Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sir William Fox Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.2out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 74 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                The whole experience of peace, quiet and a friendly atmosphere

                Work to plumbing and exterior was being done during the stay, although they were friendly and did not disrupt the stay.

              • Couple
                7.0

                The staff were very helpful and friendly and the breakfasts were fantastic.

                There wasn't really anything that I didn't like. I think the decor and carpets were in serious need of changing for example there were cigarette burns on the carpets and they were a bit grubby, and the wallpaper and paint was yellow from cigarette smoke. It was easy to see that it hadn't been refreshed since the smoking ban in public places had been enforced. However, with a few simple improvements/updating this hotel could easily achieve a 3 star standard and regain the reputation for a high standard that it used to have. There was also contradicting information. On the internet site it stated that rooms had to be vacant by 10amm, but the guest information in the rooms stated that checking out time was 12 noon.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                The rooms were spacious and clean. A lovely lounge bar for residents. The breakfast was superb.

                Was a little disappointed as the description advertised king size beds in all double rooms however ours was a double bed. Only a minor observation.

              • Group of friends
                9.4

                our party of 4 have no complaints. thank you.

              • Single
                10.0

                The location and the lovely surroundings (in front)

              • Family with children
                9.6

                Great staff, good quality food, nice and secluded although in town. Our requests were promptly met by staff. We had baby with us and they heated the room in middle of summer, really appreciated it as we didn't have to worry about baby. Huge room, fitted travel cot and still had space to move. Room was cleaned daily when we were out. Bar has tv and full sky for a nice night in, you serve yourself and put in honesty book. Loved it that we could rest in afternoons without any disturbing noises from hotel or surroundings. We would stay there again!

                Squeaking floors, could hear upstairs guest.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                The friendlieness of the staff and the nice warm homely feel

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                The Hotel was very quiet and set back off the main road. The food was excellent.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                We were in South Shields for a retirement party the hotel was the perfect location for the venue only 3 minute walk.We found the staff very friendly and helpful ,rooms clean and comfortable breakfast was excellent. , l

                Had a little difficulty finding car park before realising we had to enter from the hotel rear,but this was soon resolved.

              • Family with children
                7.4

                The staff were brilliant. Room good size. Its in a lovely street. Not far from the seaside - although by car. Excellent value for money.

                We had the family room which was huge but the bathroom is in need of some work. Staff did warn us but the toilet/bath/shower has this pump out machine. Do not use it when family are asleep as its noisy and even the wall shakes when it runs.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Friendleness and central, good parking

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                The most comfortable beds we have ever slept in,while on holiday.the staff were very helpful.warm and welcoming.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                No fuss hotel with friendly staff. Felt at ease immediately and found surroundings comfortable.

                Navigation to hotel may have been easier if I'd trusted satnav.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Good Size room. Expected a King size bed; got a Super King! Bathroom with Large Corner Bath and Shower, that we could have took home. Very comfortable and homely hotel, where we were made to feel at home. Breakfast was cooked fresh to order, with quality ingredients.

              • Single
                8.8

                Receptionist very friendly and kind when I arrived late, offering to make me food.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Sir William Fox Hotel - South Shields South Shields location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              5 Westoe Village, South Shields, United Kingdom

              Get directions
              City Center
              • South Shields
                3700 ft
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                7.5 mi
              Restaurants
              • Lasun (cuisine: Indian, English)
                500 ft
              • Momo's
                500 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                13