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The Melrose Guest House

37 reviews
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
1 week ago
“Great guest hose cozy and warm we loved it ”
2 weeks ago
“Nice stay - Welcoming Host”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great guest house one of the best for value in whitley bay well recomended verry clean rooms host is nice woman great price verry close to center also near beach. Our family loved it will defo be back at this price and cleanliness is spotless

Thank Robert D
Response from bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest HouseResponded 5 days ago

Hi Robert, thanks so much for your lovely review. Was a pleasure to meet you & your lovely family - hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Wendy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Melrose for one night whilst visiting family in Whitley Bay. Having spoken to Wendy to book three single rooms the week before we were very surprised when we were shown to our rooms to be given 1 cosy single room, 1...More

Thank Joe D
Response from bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review Joe, I'm so pleased you all enjoyed your stay here. It was great to meet you all & I loved having the gorgeous & very well behaved George to stay. It would be a pleasure to welcome you all...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

For someone who is recovering from major surgery and supposed to be thinking of herself for once, This was not the case. As usual Wendy's 1st priority was to her guest's and her business. The service was great. The room was tidy, clean and comfortable....More

Thank maccar558
Reviewed 27 June 2016

we stayed at melrose guest house on friday 24th june 2016.....wendy (the owner) was an amazing hostess....nothing was too much trouble .... rooms were fab.... plenty of room, comfy beds ....plenty of tea, coffee etc....if you ran out there was more on the landing to...More

1  Thank vonniea1961
Response from bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest HouseResponded 30 June 2016

........ And I loved having you 3 guys stay!!! Thank you so much for your fantastic review & kind words, it's great to know we're getting things right & guests enjoy staying at the Melrose. Thanks also for your repeat booking - can't wait to...More

Reviewed 31 May 2016

Had a fantastic time ,wendy made us feel very welcome, room was very clean, breakfast lovely, will definitely go back. Plenty of things to do nearby, went to beamish museum, definitely worth going, thanks to wendy for all help and adviceMore

Thank barryc442016
Response from bb-bay, Owner at The Melrose Guest HouseResponded 2 June 2016

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your first visit to Geordie-Land & your stay here at the Melrose Barry. Thanks you so much for taking the time to write a review & for your kind words, it's always great to get feedback & to accommodate lovely...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
USD 48 - USD 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 48 - USD 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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