Room type

Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Family Triple Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Single Room, 1 Single Bed

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Get an overview of this hotel3-star family-friendly hotel near Blue Reef Aquarium



This family-friendly Whitley Bay hotel is located on the Strip, within 3 mi (5 km) of Blue Reef Aquarium, Tynemouth Castle and St. Mary's Lighthouse. Seaton Sluice Beach and Seaton Delaval Hall are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a nightclub, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, conference rooms, and meeting rooms.

Room Amenities

All 69 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include wired Internet and room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 431 square feet (40 square meters) include conference space and meeting rooms. This Victorian hotel also offers a nightclub, concierge services, and laundry facilities. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Rex Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Total number of rooms - 69 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Nightclub 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 431 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 40 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Year Built 1870 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Climate control 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

A complimentary English breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 2:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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