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Stayed here whilst attending a Course at the maritime school. Don't expect any luxury here, you get a bed a tv and a very tiny bathroom ( in a single room), however the price is excellent value for money and good decent breakfast as well....More
Gaining entrance to the carpark was not a huge problem as I am originally from Shields, though I can imaging it could be problematic. Again as others have stated ring reception from your mobile to gain access. The room we were given was cold, this...More
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
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
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
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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
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 the tv crime series "Vera" is filmed in this area and you will recognise scenes from the series when leaving the cruise terminal, so keep an eye out. Have a nice cruise.
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"Unfortunately there is no lift, so be prepared to climb stairs to the 2nd floor."