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Family day out

Haven't been here since I was a child as we usually got to Tynemouth. What a change since all the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karl G
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Lovely place

Nicely restored Spanish city.looks gorgeous.unfortunate that only restaurants inside. Nice beach... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Malcolm W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is dog poo everywhere I stepped in loads and ruined my crocs, not impressed at all by my experience

3  Thank Finn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed wandering various beaches with my dogs then off for a coffee and fresh water for the dogs in one of many dog friendly cafes. I particularly enjoyed Cafe 19, lovely staff who made us very welcome, I recommend a cappuccino with a huge...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been here since I was a child as we usually got to Tynemouth. What a change since all the recent referbishments. However parking is expensive. I paid £4 for 3 hours

Thank Karl G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely restored Spanish city.looks gorgeous.unfortunate that only restaurants inside. Nice beach. Small place . Glad it's coming back to life again

Thank Malcolm W
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We had a great time here and would recommend to anybody. And we all hope to go back there again. Not a place to be missed.

Thank teresalee1963
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Went to Whitley Bay to have a look at the newly opened Spanish City, a place I spent loads of time in back in the day. although beautifully redone I was disappointed to what was inside. Only a couple of restaurants and cafes oh and...More

1  Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Spanish City has been revamped into a wide range of restaurants to suit a wide range of people young and old . We had a good look around and decided to go into Trenches as we often go to the one in Whitby . We...More

1  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Visited here while holidaying in Whitley Bay ,chippy downstairs with seating upstairs Very pleasant friendly staff Ample portions,in fact both are cod were big enough to feed 2people Good choice of kids meal with drink and a packet of sweets Our youngest fell asleep just...More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 14 July 2018

All of the public consultations and the town planning have finally come together and Whitley Bay is on the way up. The Spanish City Dome project has totally revitalised a well known, iconic landmark which must now look as good as the day it was...More

2  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

So good to see a beautiful British seaside resort Lots of new restarants to complement the refreshed Dome and Lighthouse. We had a great walk along the new Promenade, enjoying refreshments along the walk. So enjoyable on a fabulous sunny day. Always yake another layer...More

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23 March 2015|
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Response from AlanBest | Reviewed this property |
A premier Inn is under construction lol. The Rex has just closed down, probably before it falls down. All a bit grim really. As for eating. There is a Wetherspoons and that is probably your best bet apart from one or two... More
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19 February 2015|
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Response from AlanBest | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but even that is diminishing. It may be that if the whole tenor of the place was raised they would disappear forever. While it is cheap cheerful and a bit low grade they will prosper to the detriment of the place as a... More