The Metropolitan Guest House - Whitley Bay

13 Esplanade, Whitley Bay, United Kingdom  show map
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The Metropolitan Guest House - Whitley Bay

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

TV

Flat-screen TV

Laundry
Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

VIP check-in/ -out

Overview

The apartment features a golf course and a baggage storage. This property offers airport transfer, ironing service and laundry.

A 10-minute ride from Customs House, Marsden Beach and Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum. 10 minutes' walk from Whitley Bay city center. Serving guests with Indian and English dishes, Shahenshah Tandoori is 100 meters away.

A port is easily accessible.

Rooms

The apartment offers 7 rooms featuring free Wi-Fi, a trouser press, flat-screen television, climate control and a storage space. A double bed and a single bed are at guests' disposal. A bathroom comprises a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can make use of an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire apartment for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   7.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed GBP 35
Children above
3 years or adults
Extra bed GBP 35
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach apartment

apartment The Metropolitan Guest House - Whitley Bay Whitley Bay location
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Apartment Address:

13 Esplanade, Whitley Bay, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Whitley Bay
    300 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    12.0 km
Restaurants
  • Shikara (cuisine: Indian)
    160 m
  • Joffers (cuisine: English)
    100 m
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    7

Rooms and availability

Executive Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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The Metropolitan Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center200 m

Local attractions

  • Tynemouth Park3.1 km
    TynemouthEngland
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park4.8 km
    Sea Road, South Shields
  • Wet n' Wild5.3 km
    Rotary Way, Royal Quays, North Shields
  • Volunteer Life Brigade Museum3.4 km
    Spanish Battery, Tynemouth
  • South Shields Museum & Art Gallery4.8 km
    4 Ocean Road, South Shields

Restaurants nearby

  • Shikara160 m

    Address: 181 Whitley road
    Phone: 011 44 191 252 5050

    75% likes this, based on 190 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • Kismet110 m

    Address: 177 Whitley Road
    Phone: 01912972028

    67% likes this, based on 64 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • Grapes90 m

    Address: 164 whitley Rd

    80% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Joffers100 m

    Address: 196 Whitley Road
    Phone: 0191 252 3085

    83% likes this, based on 82 reviews
    Cuisine: English
    Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 11

  • Kamran's100 m

    Address: 182-184 Whitley Road
    Phone: 0191 2530220

    67% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    7
Hotels nearby
Windsor Hotel
4 stars
0.2 km
Cara Guesthouse
3 stars
0.8 km

The Metropolitan Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Metropolitan

Average guest rating

9.2out of 10
Superb
Based on 49 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Stephen and the staff made you feel relaxed while away from home and in new surroundings. The service was excellent and so very friendly. Good value for money, great room and an excellent breakfast. Everywhere was clean and modern, the bed very comfortable, good size room with all mod cons and the bathroom was sparkling clean. Attention to detail in the rooms was very good Stephen had put a lot of thought into what customers need. Will definitely stay again and the location is also excellent.

    Internet was not working which was inconvenient as we needed to have this facility. Stephen did apologies and we did ask for a second room key which was not supplied. On check out we had to pay cash because the card machine was not working. This was not an issue for us but other guests were not too happy about this. However, Stephen sent letters to the rooms giving plenty of notice of this problem and there were plenty of banks close by for cash withdrawals.

  • Couple
    10.0

    We booked last minute just to get away for the night. Was a beautiful place, clean, friendly staff and value for money was amazing. Recommend to anyone. Very modern but comfortable. Thanks to the staff

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    I stayed there for 4 days. It is very nice B&B hotel and not far from Whitley bay metro station just go straight to the sea. Breakfast was also very nice. Hotel staffs were very friendly.

    Nothing

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location is good as it quite close to train station. Well maintain and the boss is friendly.

    The bed is too soft and not comfortable.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very friendly, spotlessy clean, ideal location, fab breakfast

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Decor and cleanliness

    Poor shower room space

  • Couple
    9.6

    Very friendly and helpful staff who did everything they could to make our stay enjoyable. Our room was very pleasant and the hotel is modern for Whitley Bay! The toilet in the en-suite was a little cramped but functional. Great cooked breakfasts with extra buffet of juices, cereals and fruit included. Free parking available on site and in the street. Recommended.

    Unfortunately wifi wasn't working during our stay

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Everything, it was clean, comfortable, welcoming and homely.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    warm friendly welcome on arrival.room was excellent,best bed ive slept in and decor fantastic.large ensuite and great shower.breakfast was perfect,cereal,fruit juices and yoghurts and fresh fruit.also full cooked breakfast and plenty of toast.

    cant fault the metrapolitan. EXCELLENT.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Staff are very friendly. A lovely warm welcome. Smart, comfortable room with good facilities. Breakfast was spectacular, great fresh, local ingredients, well cooked. Close to sea and to centre of Whitley Bay. Lots of places to visit. All the people we came across were very friendly. Would definitely stay again.

    Lack of parking is a problem but is the same for all the other hotels.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Excellent conversion of Victorian terrace using modern colour scheme. Steve was just right as the operator - helpful & informative but not intrusive. Well equipped room down to extension board for the appliances we all carry.

    The bed was just OK and will need renewal pretty soon.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Absolutely beautiful little hotel, spotless, comfortable with great facilities.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Friendly staff, clean, spacious room, relaxed atmosphere, fresh decor which has a quality feel, reasonable prices, good food, and room facilities were good.

    The free Wi-Fi did not reach the room on the top floor, so I had to go downstairs to access the internet. Easily fixed though with a signal booster and maybe switching frequencies to avoid clashing with neighbouring networks. I mentioned this to the owner at the end of my stay; it wasn't a big deal but would have made things a bit easier. When we arrived there was plenty of on-street parking but on the last day the road got busy with vans, and we were circling round for a space and ended up parked down the far end of the road. The Metropolitan has two parking places on the front but these only really suit small cars.

  • Single
    9.2

    Checking in was very straightforward. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was comfortable and pleasantly furnished. The breakfast was excellent. Checking out was speedy and straightforward. The Metropolitan provided all I needed for a short business trip.

    There was nothing I didn't like.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Perfect. Thanks to Andrew and Setephan for sharing their home.

How to reach apartment

apartment The Metropolitan Guest House - Whitley Bay Whitley Bay location
Show big map »

Apartment Address:

13 Esplanade, Whitley Bay, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • Whitley Bay
    300 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    12.0 km
Restaurants
  • Shikara (cuisine: Indian)
    160 m
  • Joffers (cuisine: English)
    100 m
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    7