Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge


Located in the heart of South Shields, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Arbeia Roman Fort and within 3 mi (5 km) of Marsden Rock Bird Reserve and Port Of Tyne. Tynemouth Castle is 3.1 mi (5 km) away.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and meeting rooms. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a porter/bellhop and a front-desk safe.

Room Amenities

All 37 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hair dryers, and phones.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This South Shields hotel also offers room service (during limited hours), a safe deposit box at the front desk, and a porter/bellhop. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Best Western The Sea Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 37 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The Fregate Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The Tale of the Whale - This pub specializes in British cuisine.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets stay free
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Hotel Name

  • Best Western Sea Hotel South Shields
  • Best Western Sea Hotel
  • Best Western Sea South Shields
  • South Shields Best Western
  • BEST WESTERN The Sea Hotel South Shields, England
  • Best Western South Shields
  • Best Western Sea

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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