North Parade Apartment

Whitley Bay

4.29

(14 Reviews)

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

1 bathroom

Property Overview

If you’re looking for a comfortable stay in the coastal town of Whitley Bay, North Parade Apartment is a welcoming second floor loft apartment sleeping two guests. You’ll have full access to the apartment during your stay which includes an open plan living, kitchen and dining area, double bedroom and a shower room making it perfect for couples retreats and solo adventures. A short one minute walk from the beach, you'll be perfectly placed to enjoy a coastal getaway at North Parade Apartment.

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Property Details

The Space
With sloped ceilings and a large window, the open plan living, kitchen and dining area is cosy and homely. Relax on the comfy sofa and turn on the flat screen TV to enjoy a night in front of the box or unwind with a good book. The dining area includes a round wooden table with two matching chairs; the perfect spot for enjoying a hearty meal with your loved one.

Beautifully designed, the kitchen has pink tiles, grey cupboards and drawers, along with black work surfaces. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances and cookware so you can make the most of your self-catering staycation in the North East.

Head to the bedroom and you’ll find a double bed with plush bedding and premium bed linens. A statement wall of blue behind the headboard creates a really stylish look. A dressing table, bedside drawers and a clothes rack complete the space.

The ensuite bathroom at North Parade Apartment features a shower, WC and wash basin for your convenience.

Host & Stay are committed to our owners that their homes are protected during guest bookings. For this reason, we require all our guests to transfer a Damage Deposit (refundable, subject to an administration charge) or, to purchase an Accidental Damage Waiver which will cover you for up to £500.00 of accidental damage during your stay.

Neighborhood
Whilst you’re visiting Whitley Bay, we’d recommend visiting the two miles of golden sands and taking a look at the incredible views of the coastline from the Victorian lighthouse on St Mary’s Island. North Parade Apartment is just a minute away from the North Sea.

If you’re looking for somewhere to eat, head to Spanish City where you’ll find a Renaissance-style hall transformed with a fish and chip restaurant, a traditional tearoom, a waffle and pancake house and a champagne bar inside.

You’ll find yet another beautiful beach if you visit nearby Tynemouth during your stay. Enjoy relaxing walks along the seafront, amble along the promenade to the popular North Shields Fish Quay or explore the Blue Reef Aquarium.

Getting Around
Whitley Bay is just 10 miles from Newcastle and there are two Arriva bus routes which travel to the city centre. The 306 bus route has stops in Tynemouth, North Shields and Jesmond. The 51/51A has stops in Jesmond and Northumbria University.

There is a metro station located in Whitley Bay with regular routes to South Shields and Newcastle City Centre. The closest mainline train station is Newcastle Central Station which is 25 minutes away. From here, you’ll find regular services to and from London, Edinburgh and York.

  • Pets allowed
  • Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Coffee maker
  • Cookware
  • Dishes and silverware
  • Enhanced cleaning practices
  • Essentials
  • Extra pillows and blankets
  • First aid kit
  • Free parking on street
  • Hangers
  • Hair dryer
  • High touch surfaces disinfected
  • Hot water
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Laptop friendly workspace
  • Microwave
  • Near Ocean
  • Oven
  • Pack ’n Play/travel crib
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke detector
  • Toaster
  • Towels provided
  • Town
  • Wireless Internet

Guests have access to the full apartment. The apartment is accessed using a key safe and full details will be provided before your arrival date.

We provide a parking permit which allows for free on-street parking nearby on a first come, first served basis.

Pets are strictly not permitted to stay at North Parade Apartment.

Check-in: 16:00

Checkout: 10:00

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Guest Reviews

4.29

(14 Reviews)

Stacey

31/03/2024

If I could buy the apartment I would!!!<br/>Amazing 4 week stay, felt safe and secure and just like home. <br/>Advertised as having a washing machine and dryer but no dryer so I bought an airer. <br/>Couldn’t have asked for anything more. <br/>Spotlessly clean, hard to believe the oven had even been used before! <br/>Will be recommending to friends and family who visit the area.

Cheryl

07/03/2024

It was close to the venue I was visiting, grocery stores, and restaurants. The internet was great. Very clean and comfortable.<br/>The neighbour on the first floor was very friendly and helpful.<br/><br/>It would be nice to have a clothes drying rack to go with the washing machine.

Maggie

02/01/2024

This place was so cosy, we absolutely loved staying here. Clean rooms over all, however we did have to wash all the pots/pans/dishes and cutlery before use, but overall for the price we paid we were very happy with the stay.

M

05/10/2023

Very cosy and a perfect size for 2

Nicola

20/09/2023

The apartment was clean and well presented. Close to the shops pubs etc.<br/><br/>It was like it was for a solo traveller. Far too many steps to the apartment. Also asking for far too much money before hand £250 is way too much

Tracey

27/08/2023

The location was good, right next to the beach ??

James

29/07/2023

Handy for everything<br/><br/>There was alot of stairs ok for me and my wife but a shock the amount of stairs

Ricky

13/07/2023

Anna

10/07/2023

Tiny but well equipped garret flat - perfect for a solo traveller<br/><br/>The flat is very close to the front, the town centre and the metro station, but the street is not the nicest area.<br/>the smoke alarm broke during my stay and kept going off at random intervals (including at 6am), which was both dangerous and very irritating. An e mail to Host and Stay to try to resolve the issue was completely ignored - I still haven’t had a response several days after the end of my stay!

Patrick Toby

02/07/2023

A beautiful appartment in an excellent location for the beach, Whitley Bay town centre and Whitley Bay metro station. It was lovely to be able to see both the sea and the Spanish City from the apartment. The apartment was so clean and comfortable, and I felt very much at home for my nine-night stay. Thank you so much to the host!

Matthew

19/05/2023

The apartment is fabulous. It is smallish but very tastefully decorated and very well equipped. It suits a single or a couple perfectly. I loved being able to cook and sit at a table by the window. It is very cosy - I guess you'd call it an attic flat (there are some stairs up to the flat) and you can look up and down the street from the windows and even catch a glimpse of sea. It is literally a minute's walk from the sea and a few minutes walk to the centre of Whitley Bay and the Metro. It has everything you'd need, even a washing machine. It was very quiet and the bed was very comfortable. I loved staying there.<br/><br/>The property was offered by an owner through Host and Stay. Host and Stay is an accommodation company that uses Booking dot com to rent out properties - so there are at least two layers of internet bureaucracy in play here. The process of dealing with Host and Stay was a bit irritating and expensive - they ask you to pay approx $450 (AUD) security deposit up front and charge you $20 admin fee for doing this (I say approx throughout this review as the charges are quoted in UK pounds but I work in dollars). The security deposit is refunded after your stay but the admin charge isn't. The only alternative to this is to just pay them an approx $50 damage waiver, which you don't get back at all. They also charge a cleaning fee of approx $100 and another admin fee of approx $50 just for booking the accommodation. Trying to get in touch with "the property" by phone via the number provided on Booking dot com is difficult as you are sent to a call centre that sounds like it is in the Philippines - the service here was ok but limited in scope, and it isn't really the owner of the property you're speaking to (who, when I did get to her was very nice and helpful). Finally, after moving into the property, I wanted to extend my stay by 3 days. Amazingly, it is not possible to do this on Booking dot com, you have to create a whole new booking - which, with Hosts and Stays, means you have to pay another cleaning fee and another admin fee and they start asking you for the security deposit all over again. After a bit of back and forth, and with the real owner's help, I was able to get the second cleaning fee refunded and didn't have to pay the security deposit a second time, but Booking dot com/Host and Stay still charged me the admin fee again. Last point, any change or query that involves Hosts and Stays triggers a LOT of email updates.

Mary

21/04/2023

Neil

10/04/2023

Nice apartment, well decorated and on the top (third) floor of a residential building, so many stairs. Clean and spacious, double bed comfortable, kitchen fine. Things to watch: parking is NOT INCLUDED, some Airbnbs in the area provide a temporary parking permit, this one doesn't. Cost to park is 2p a minute (£2 an hour) (2023). Boiler needs to be switched on (in kitchen cupboard), it was off on arrival. But it was a decent choice and quite close to centre of Whitley Bay and the sea. Niggles: As this is not hosted by the owner, we had a damage waiver to pay the agents before getting the details of the place, postcode and the code for the key safe - all extra hassle. In preference, for a short stay, we would go to a hotel in future. Overall, not at all bad but.........I would prefer an owner managed property.

Michael

14/03/2023

I highly recommend, all was perfect, lovely place. Great location. Very nice flat with great equipment.

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