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Sir William Fox Hotel

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All reviewsone way systemcar parksitting roomtop floorquiet locationbooked this hotelchoice of cerealsbiscuitssouth tynesidedecent hotelpleasant staylovely hoteltea coffeespacious roomfull englishstayed here for two nightsshort stay
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The Birthplace of William Fox, three times prime minister of New Zealand, this small hotel has a certain charm. We were attending a wedding in The Hedworth Hall and this hotel is a short walk away. The staff are pleasant and helpful (our bedside lights...More

Thank N4470JIjanp
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We had a two night stay. First room offered was on the ground floor with an integral corridor with a low ceiling with non-operating lights to the bathroom. We had the room changed to an upper floor one. This was adequate but having stayed several...More

Thank ace97
Reviewed 25 May 2016

reasonable prices and good accommodation, but it is very hard to find, You will need to familiarise your self with the street maps as the road it is on is only accessible from the middle. each end is blocked off.

1  Thank 190stuart
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Stayed for just the one night with a friend. Perfect delight if a little old and needing a tlc. But lets face it, if your'e that old, don't we all. PARKING. All the photos of the hotel show the front door which is in the...More

1  Thank Steve A
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Enjoyed a comfortable five night stay for a college course so prime location. Lovely clean room with all required facilities. Breakfast was good every day and friendly service. Have recommended to friends and family.

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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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"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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