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Roker Hotel, BW Premier Collection

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Seaside charm in Sunderland.

The 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 Roker Hotel in Sunderland. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual 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 International recognition.

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Roker Terrace
Tyne And Wear
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6266*


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


Dining and Bars

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Italian Farmhouse

Contemporary Italian Cuisine, Just like mama used to make it but in the 21st century, enjoy the aroma of Italy as well as the taste with pizzas baked in our large wood burning oven providing you with an unrivalled dining experience.

Opening hours

Dinner: 17:00 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary
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Let There Be Crumbs

A tearoom without the tradition: A relaxing stop-off from a coastal wander, a place for catch-ups, an eatery to enjoy light bites or a spot to sit and watch the world go by with a good brew and a guilty pleasure!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary

Poetic License

Create your story, with fair hand and full of heart, be at liberty to make Poetic License bar your own experience. You'll find our premium spirits are lovingly created by hand only meters away from where you'll be ordering our original gin cocktails.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary



Course information

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


3 miles away in Sunderland


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


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


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!


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.


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!


Registry office:
Sunderland City Council
Civic Centre Sunderland
0191 5205509

Get in touch...

For any enquiries please call Tracey Dixon on 01915 671786

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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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)

Roker Terrace
Tyne And Wear

What's nearby?


  • 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)


  • Bridges Shopping Centre (1.5 miles)

  • Metro Centre (15 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events


Our adaptable function areas are the ideal setting for your event and our events team are full of ideas to make yours stand-out.

Available room set ups


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


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 98 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 38
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Lovely hotel to stay

16/11/2017 dianaseahouses, Seahouses

My husband and I decided to stay at the Roker Hotel for one night on our journey to visit friends. Upon arrival we were pleased that we had booked a room with a sea view it was lovely also the room w... more


Genuine caring staff

12/11/2017 english_audrey, Lincoln, United Kingdom

I unexpectedly found myself travelling solo for my visit - supporting a family member at the Great North Run. This was my first visit to the area/north east & having heard about the famously friendly... more

Owner Response
TavistockHospitality, General Manager at Roker Hotel, responded to this review
Dear english_audrey Many thanks for your great review of the Roker Hotel, I am happy you enjoyed our Breakfast and Coffee shop - We take great pride in let there be Crumbs. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards Craig

Giving praise where it is definitely due

09/11/2017 Bryan W, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

First time customers at the Roker hotel, Farmhouse Italian restaurant. The service was excellent and the staff particularly friendly and helpful. The meals we had were very reasonably priced, promptly... more

Owner Response
TavistockHospitality, General Manager at Roker Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Bryan W Many thanks you for your kind review of the Italian farmhouse, we are glad you have enjoyed your night with us and look forward to seeing you again in the near future Kind regards Craig

Bit of a disappointment

30/10/2017 ClareHayward, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Arrived Saturday for an overnight stay. Our room was at what I think is the furthermost part of the hotel, a right trek; up and down stairs, like a maze. Shower was broken and the noise from the room ... more

Owner Response
TavistockHospitality, General Manager at Roker Hotel, responded to this review
Dear ClareHayward Thank you for your review of the Roker Hotel, I am sorry about he noise that you experienced whilst on your visit to the hotel. I am grateful for your feedback as we can use this for future guests. I am happy that you enjoyed the Poetic License Bar Kind regards

Drinks, Dinner & Overnight Stay

22/10/2017 Mandy S,

Outdoor 'smoking' terrace at front of the hotel is perfect, the heaters work a treat & we had a very enjoyable afternoon sampling the extensive cocktail menu! Dinner in the Italian restaurant downstai... more

Owner Response
TavistockHospitality, General Manager at Roker Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Mandy S Thank you for your review of the Roker Hotel, I am sorry that the bedrooms were not up to your expectations. I am glad however that you enjoyed the Poetic License bar and also the Italian restaurant Kind regards