The Sea Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Sea Road, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 2LD, England
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The Sea Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

The Sea Hotel

Sea and scenery in South Shields.

The Sea Hotel enjoys a wonderful location in South Shields, at the mouth of the River Tyne and on one of Britains most scenic coastlines. Ideally placed for Sunderland and Newcastle, within easy reach of A
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Breakfast is grab and go delivered to guest room, from Monday 5th October there will be no table service breakfast.
24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets accepted
£10 per room, per night.
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00
Sea Road, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 2LD, England
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Restaurants & Bars

Good food and drink are essential ingredients for any getaway and our hotel restaurants and bars don’t disappoint. From brekkies that leave you raring to go, to evening meals with the wow factor we’ve got all your culinary needs covered. Tuck in.

  • Fregate Restaurant
  • Tall Ships Cocktail Bar

Fregate Restaurant

Our contemporary restaurant boasts a wide variety of English, Continental and vegetarian alternatives. Enjoy!

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 19:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary

Tall Ships Cocktail Bar

Take in live sports from around the world whilst enjoying a few drinks.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary


We have over 75 years combined management experience when it comes to the planning and running of wedding receptions, so your big day will be in the safest possible hands!

  • Wedding Service & Reception Venue
  • Catering

For any enquiries please call Alan Watson or June Royal on 0191 4270999

Wedding service and reception venue

Whatever you want to dance the night away to, we'll make sure your evening reception is just as special as the daytime celebrations.


A wide choice of menus and inclusive packages mean you can pick and choose your perfect catering combination!

Golf Off Site

Whether you’re dedicating your full getaway to the green or just want to sneak in a few holes in between sightseeing, we’ve got you covered. Just don’t forget to pack your lucky club…

  • Whitburn Golf Club
  • South Shields Golf Club

Whitburn Golf Club

5.00 miles away in Whitburn

Course type



Off Site






5899 Yards


Handicap required


18 holes £18.00

South Shields Golf Club

2.00 miles away in South Shields

Course type

6,222 yds


Off Site






6263 Yards


No handicap required


18 holes £24.00

Meetings & Events

Our conference facilities offer great value for money, with the added bonus of a wonderful seaside setting!

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Our conference facilities offer great value for money, with the added bonus of a wonderful seaside setting!

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Schooner 180 80 40 50 160
Fregate 140 36 36 36 120
Clipper 60 30 26 36 60
Conservatory 40 12 20 24 30

Reviews of The Sea Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 120 reviews
Excellent 47%
Very Good 19%
Average 11%
Poor 9%
Terrible 12%

Susest22, wrote review 23/10/2021

Pleasantly surprised how nice my stay was at the Sea Hotel

I was apprehensive after reading bad reviews but I can honestly say I really enjoyed my stay at the Sea Hotel. Lovely quiet room overlooking the lake & park, quiet, clean & very comfortable. Staff ve... more


emilyrose2, wrote review 21/10/2021

Afternoon Tea

Disgusted & disappointed to say the least! 7 of us went here for afternoon tea 29/10/2021 ,on sitting down we all noticed that the waitress looked as if she could of done with a good wash and wearing ... more


victoriaheather, wrote review 04/10/2021

Avoid if looking for somewhere special.

Welcoming staff. No lift. Breakfast room was lovely. However our room was not up to standard. Desk was very low as if a children’s desk. Wardrobe was a rail. Wallpaper was hanging of the walls ... more


foodieclevelanduk, wrote review 20/09/2021


Avoid, Avoid, Avoid At all cost, if only we had taken notice of the bad reviews, Hubby booked 3 nights for my special birthday with our little yorkie, we know southshelds well and he chose this hote... more


michelleH4750SJ, wrote review 20/09/2021

Fantastic Wedding

I had my wedding at The Sea Hotel in Sept 21, it was brilliant. The hotel was lovely and the staff were excellent. The Manager Kyrie and Wedding planner Karen made sure my day was perfect and nothing ... more


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