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Britannia Guest House

The Britannia Guest House is a four star guest house in the heart of the seaside town of South Shields, offering high quality accommodation at affordable rates.

This beautiful Victorian guest house offers fully en suite accommodation with all bathroom consumables supplied e.g. towels, soaps, shampoo etc, a full compliments tray is also included in the rooms with tea, coffee and assorted biscuits. Their breakfast is second to none and includes tea, coffee, fruit juice, fresh fruit, assorted cereals, yoghurts, their famous full cooked breakfast and toast.

There are 10 bedrooms available, all of which are fully en-suite and come with quality beds, television and sofa or armchair. A generous full English breakfast is included within the price of your stay.

The guest house is only 2 minutes walk away from Arbeia Roman Fort, part of the Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site, and a couple of minutes walk to the gorgeous beaches, parks and seaside attractions of the resort. In the other direction a 5 minute stroll will take you to a wide array of shops and restaurants in South Shields Town Centre.

The Britannia welcomes visitors back year after year, why not come and see why!

Guest House facilities

  • Children welcome
  • Cot available
  • High chair available
  • Ironing facilities
  • Major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Cycle parking
  • Packed lunches can be provided
  • Central heating throughout
  • Free wi-fi available
  • On street car parking

Bedroom facilities

  • All rooms en-suite
  • Twin, double and family rooms available
  • Sofa or armchair
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Hairdryer available
  • Electric shaver points


Please contact the owner for more information.


  • £40 min -  £85 max

Prices are per room, per night, including a full English breakfast.

Please note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis. It is advisable to check prices with the proprietor before booking.

Location and contact details

Britannia Guest House is located on Julian Avenue, just a short walk from Arbeia Roman Fort, South Shields Seafront and the town centre with its shops, metro and bus station.

There's a huge selection of restaurants to be found on Ocean Road, just a couple of minutes walk away.