The Royal Hotel, situated in the popular seaside town of Whitley Bay, offers newly refurbished rooms (May 2012) with panoramic views across the North East coastline.

The beach and promenade are directly opposite the hotel, giving breathtaking views from our seafront suites.

Since we do not cater for stag or hen parties, we can offer you an enjoyable and relaxed stay, supported by our friendly and dedicated staff

We offer unlimited buffet-style English and continental breakfast in our Breakfast Room on the first floor, which is catered to a very high standard.

We have multiple dining options for our guests. Click here to see our facilities.

Local Attractions

There are a whole host of things you can do at Whitley Bay and the surrounding areas, and our staff is fully equipped with knowledge to help you enjoy your stay. The below attractions are extremely popular with our repeat customers here at The Royal Hotel.

Tynemouth Priory

Tynemouth Castle and Priory on the coast of North East England was once one of the largest fortified areas in England.

The Priory overlooks the North Sea and the River Tyne, and only a short walk from Whitley Bay.

It has a 2000 year history and fantastic views, which makes it an excellent family day out.


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Blue Reef Aquarium

The Blue Reef Aquarium is just a short walk from the Royal Hotel along the coast of Whitley Bay and Tynemouth.

The aquarium is home to many amazing sea life that creates an excellent family day for all ages. 

The aquarium is open every day from 10am, and tickets can be bought upon entrance to the venue.



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St. Mary’s Lighthouse

St. Mary's Lighthouse is on the tiny Bait Island, just north of Whitley Bay on the coast of North East England.

The small rocky tidal island is linked to the mainland by a short concrete causeway that is submerged at high tide.  It no longer functions as a working lighthouse, however it is easily accessible when the tide is out and is open to visitors, is home to a small museum, a visitor centre and a cafe.


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Playhouse, Whitley Bay

The Playhouse, Whitley Bay is a state of the art 630 seater auditorium.

Having undergone a major redevelopment and completed refurbishment by North Tyneside Council in 2009, this stunning contemporary theatre boasts an elegant glass foyer, front of house facilities, box office and bar facilities; in addition it also features a redesigned auditorium, new company room and chorus rooms.


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Get in Touch

Please contact us to check availability of our hotel and to book a room.
We look forward to welcoming you at The Royal Hotel soon.