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BEST WESTERN Roker Hotel.

Seaside charm in Sunderland.

The BEST WESTERN Roker Hotel overlooks the dramatic North Sea from its enviable Sunderland vantage point. Roker Pier & Lighthouse are clearly visible from the hotel too, while the city centre is just 5 minutes drive away.

If you're following your team away from home, Sunderland FCs Stadium of Light is also within easy reach of the hotel.

Thanks to our seaside location, we can offer guests the best of both worlds. Shop til you drop, or stretch your legs on a coastal walk the choice is yours here in Sunderland!

Maintaining high brand standards and excellence in quality is second nature to the BEST WESTERN Roker Hotel in Sunderland. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual BEST WESTERN quality assurance assessments really does pay off. Our hard work and dedication to cleanliness and quality of both guest rooms and public areas has gained us the BEST WESTERN International Quality Award. A global recognition of excellence given to only a few selected hotels throughout the world, this award shows that we take pride in offering high levels of excellence in quality and brand standards our guests expect.

Congratulations to the hotel on achieving our 12th International Quality Award at their assessment this week 978 on GRPA. GRPA ranked at 17th position.

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Location

Roker Terrace
Sunderland
Tyne And Wear
SR6 9ND
England
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to some floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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Italian Farmhouse

Our Tavistock Italia benefits from an innovative design which incorporates plenty of style and comfort. Our interior walls are covered with memorabilia from an array of famous icons, including Madonna, Michael Jackson, Sir Elton John and Frank Sinatra.

Opening hours

Lunch: 12:00 - 14:30
Dinner: 17:00 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary
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Hotel Bar (R Bar)

In keeping with our sports bar theme, the R Bar boasts memorabilia from an array of sports stars. In a traditional pub style, the bar is finished with brass features, has 2 pool tables and 4 games machines. Food served daily, while free WiFi is available so you can surf as you watch the surf!

Opening hours

11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Whitburn

Course information

Course Type: Inland Link Course
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 5000 Yards
No handicap required

Location

3 miles away in Sunderland

Facilities

Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes £19.00
18 holes £26.00
Trolley hire £2.00
Buggy hire £15.00
Tuition £25.00
Driving Range Yes

Weddings

From the first enquiry to the last dance, you'll be looked after by the same Wedding Coordinator. That means we can focus on every last detail, and offer a truly personal service. You'll have your own Master of Ceremonies, while a red carpet, cake stand & knife are all included too!

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Wedding service and reception venue

We have various entertainment options for you to choose from, so whether you want to dance to a DJ and or let your hair down to a live band, your night will be as unforgettable as the day itself.

Catering

As the happy couple, you'll have the option of choosing one of our seasonal package menus or tailor making your own from the numerous dishes available. Whatever you go for, you can enjoy silver service with a smile!

Registrar

Registry office:
Sunderland City Council
Civic Centre Sunderland
0191 5205509




Get in touch...

For any enquiries please call Helena Ganley on 01915 671786

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type SR69ND

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Nearest motorway: A1(M), J62, 12.00 miles
Nearest train station: Sunderland, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: Newcastle, 20.00 miles
Free parking on site (120 spaces)
On site disabled parking (4 spaces)

Address
Roker Terrace
Sunderland
Tyne And Wear
SR6 9ND
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Sunderland AFC - Stadium of Light (2 miles)

  • Newcastle Utd - St James Park (10 miles)

  • Middlesbrough FC - Riverside Stadium (40 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Stadium of Light (2 miles)

  • National Glass Centre (1 miles)

  • Empire Theatre (2 miles)

Shopping

  • Bridges Shopping Centre (1.5 miles)

  • Metro Centre (15 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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Our ballroom holds up to 350 people, so there's more than enough room for your big events!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Grand Room 350 180 0 90 330
Pier Lounge 60 30 0 30 45
Boardroom 10 6 0 10 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 528 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 197
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Ruined Birthday

26/08/2015 Stokoe1989,

Myself and my partner decided to visit the Poetic Licence bar for a birthday meal on a Wednesday evening. After ringing at midday and being told they do not take reservations and you can just turn up ... more

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Diastrous Sunday Lunch!

25/08/2015 Anthony M, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Visited Poetic License on Sunday for a family meal. Relatives had travelled up and we thought what a great venue to showcase our fantastic coastline. The view from our table was the only positive ab... more

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Family Sunday lunch

24/08/2015 Denise H, Sunderland, United Kingdom

COME ON POETIC LICENSE get yourselves more organised than this you have a great bar and restaurant. Negative side- Been before for food hoping each time it wiould get better but unfortunately not. Fou... more

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Poetic License

23/08/2015 MikeySunderland, Sunderland

I saw a review suggesting standards are slipping, and I must agree. Been here a lot and I like it, but the past couple of Saturdays have made me re-evaluate. Tables not cleared, at the bar I was stic... more

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Wedding

23/08/2015 mrsamyricho, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Just had wedding here and food was nice drinks far too over priced aircon didn't work everyone was far too hot other than that my day was lovely until morning after breakfast when arriving at breakfas... more