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The Townhouse Hotel

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1 West Avenue, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 4ES England
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The Townhouse Hotel is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Gosforth, offering a boutique environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay.

Rooms at The Townhouse Hotel provide a flat screen TV, and guests can stay connected with free wifi.

In addition, while staying at The Townhouse Hotel guests have access to 24 hour front desk, baggage storage, and express check-in and check-out. You can also enjoy breakfast. Need a place to park? Free parking is available at The Townhouse Hotel.

When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out San Lorenzo, Oli & Joes Gosforth, and Love and Peas, which are some Italian restaurants that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike.

Enjoy your stay in Gosforth!

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Street parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
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Breakfast available
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Paul J wrote a review Dec 2019
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom215 contributions101 helpful votes
Staff here were lovely and really welcoming. I think it’s fair to say this is more of a bed and breakfast rather than a boutique hotel, and could do with a bit of love, but the beds are comfortable and the location was excellent for what we needed.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Jill T wrote a review Sep 2019
5 contributions2 helpful votes
Nothing like the published description. Run down, shabby. My room had pillows without pillowcases and a badly stained pillow. Beds comfortable but overall feeling it must all have been better some time ago and does not rate four star.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from HotelTownhouse, Owner at The Townhouse Hotel
Responded 26 Sep 2019
Hi Jill I was waiting for your review. I checked you out this morning so I can respond accurately. Regarding the pillows You say there were no pillowcases in my room" then say "one was badly stained & quot; Either there were pillow cases on or not! You advised me this morning at breakfast, very sternly that the water was cold in the shower. Upon hearing this I called my plumber who came out immediately. He checked the shower and advised me the water WAS hot. I then went to the room and the shower was HOT. I really wish I had had the time to check myself as this would have saved me time and money. You were so annoyed that I had to resolve the problem immediately. It seems that you were not turning the handle the correct way. Oh Dear!!!!! Your daughter went to the toilet on the ground floor and promptly advised me that there was no running water in the basin. "Oh no!" I thought! I went to check and there WAS running water. I advised that you had to lift the leaver on the tap. ( very easy to do ) Nobody has had a problem with this. To which your daughter said " Must be one of those modern taps" to which I said Its been there 12 years! You also complained about the tea bags in room stating they were too strong and did I have any others. I didn't. Maybe more water would suffice. Upon checking out, you advised me that you were disappointed and proceeded to advise all the above to which I DID SAY 'I expected that" There was a big silence and you then went upstairs to collect your bags. There was NOTHING to apologise for in my opinion. Eye contact ? Regret- none! My regret is that I called a plumber out urgently for no reason and now have a bill to pay! Big regret! Sheila - Owner
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truestepper wrote a review Sep 2019
Wookey Hole, United Kingdom2 contributions
My sister and I stayed here as part of our Great North Run weekend. We had a lovely time and the staff were brilliant, so friendly (and funny!) and very accommodating of us leaving our stuff and car after checkout while we completed the run. When we finally got back, the relaxing bar area was a godsend. The room was very nice, the bed super comfortable and breakfast just right. Thanks for being part of such a memorable weekend. We’d definitely stay again!
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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Response from HotelTownhouse, Owner at The Townhouse Hotel
Responded 6 Jan 2020
Thank you so much for your review! We're so glad that we could made your stay comfortable for the big event weekend and we hope to welcome you back again for future Great North Runs!
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tobleroneLiverpool wrote a review Sep 2019
liverpool123 contributions100 helpful votes
Stayed here night before Great North Run. Prices were increased but that's the market rate for the event. Comfortable bed and quiet location near Gosforth high street. Handy for bus or tube to Newcastle. Clean and nicely furnished. Staff very friendly and efficient. Good English breakfast but I think that may have been a special for the weekend. Honesty bar after 10pm which is a nice touch. Parking on road is limited but the hotel provides residents parking permit. Overall a good experience.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from HotelTownhouse, Owner at The Townhouse Hotel
Responded 6 Jan 2020
Thank you for your review! We hope you enjoyed the Great North Run and are so happy that we could accommodate you for the big weekend!
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palcol wrote a review Aug 2019
Phoenix, Arizona205 contributions98 helpful votes
Positives Friendly staff, welcoming guests everytime they appear. Offering help. Can't come and go without being greeted ( +/-) Waiting for guests. Location perfect for public transport and convenience stores. Overall felt clean.towels replaced daily . Negatives. Old building creaky doors so impossible to come and go quietly . Locks on rooms are too close together to handle awkward and again lots of noise making to get in and out Stairs are steep and very narrow( building old) just be careful. Rooms ok but inconsistent designs. Bed comfort needs improving need to turn mattresses or invest in new as heavily used. No extra bedding only towels . Breakfast was very poor very basic B&B 2stat ...curly veg, processed meat left out , cheese comes in and out of fridge daily sits there then goes back till it's all gone, really dry bread, fruit salad the same put out for hours to room temperature then away again till eaten it looked stored for few days not fresh. Room service inconsistent day of arrival tea bags coffee water little biscuits all there , next day after serviced were not replaced for some reason . Carpet not vacuumed. Sound like little things , but pricing is at hotel premium but service and conditions definitely B&B and makes all difference to staying there again.
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
US$105 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandTyne and WearNewcastle upon TyneGosforth
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Townhouse Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Townhouse Hotel?
Nearby attractions include The Gosforth Hotel (0.3 km), The Grey Nags Head (0.3 km), and Canny Crafty (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Townhouse Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at The Townhouse Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Townhouse Hotel?
Yes, street parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Townhouse Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Bake One, Casa San Lorenzo, and Greyjoy's.
Is The Townhouse Hotel located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.2 km away from the centre of Gosforth.
Are there any historical sites close to The Townhouse Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Victoria Tunnel (3.8 km), The Quayside (4.1 km), and Newcastle Cathedral (3.9 km).