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BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

I have been staying regularly at this hotel for over a year now. What would you expect from a hotel rather than hospitality, cleanliness, friendliness and car park? At this particular check in, I was a bit early and the room wasn't available while being refreshed. While I was waiting in lobby/breakfast area, I was offered a rather nice Cappuccino...

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pa Y, Thank you for taking some time to leave us feedback. We always like to hear from guests and their experience while staying with us. I am glad to hear that you find the hotel to be clean and all staff to be friendly. I remember making that cappuccino, and also a good excuse to having one myself....

Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The staff were really friendly and helpful, particuarly the male receptionist when we arrived. The room was quite small and so was bathroom with not a ot of space to put things. room was clean and comfortable. There was plenty of parking but only one disabled space which was difficult to use because there was an advertising vehicle parked next...

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ATherapist007, Thank you for taking time to leave some feedback on Best Western site and TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay. I was the male on reception that checked you in. I am sorry you found the room to be small, but clean and comfortable. As you say we do have plenty complimentary parking for guests and disabled parking, If...

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Visiting Newcastle with my partner and our 3 children was an amazing experience thanks to the staff of the Ryokan. Their welcoming and friendly approach to the service they provide was a refreshing change to that of some other establishments we have encountered on our travelling around the UK. The Idilic building and location allow for a unique experience and...

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Grant M, Firstly may I take this opportunity to thank you for leaving some feedback. We always like to hear from guests and their experience while staying with us. It was a delight to welcome you and the children to the hotel and glad to hear you all had an enjoyable stay. We look forward to welcoming you all...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Attending a city centre function and taxi fares made it an expensive evening. Looked for a reasonably priced hotel and discovered this little gem. Car parking, and on site restaurant to boot. Room was immaculate and very comfortable bed. I missed breakfast due to me wanting to stay in the comfy bed as long as possible. Ideal for business, couples,...

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MMcomments, Thank you for taking some time to leave us feedback. We always like to hear from guests and their experience while staying with us here at the hotel. I am pleased to hear that you found the hotel to be a little gem. I am totally with you on the comfy beds and not wanting to get up....

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Visited Newcastle for a family wedding and the Ryokan was recommended. Staff were very welcoming, room was (for our budget) excellent with all we could ask for. Would happily stay again and recommend. Breakfast was excellent too and the location ideal fir all we wanted to do/ see in the city

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gary123456789, Firstly thank you for leaving some feedback. It is always nice to hear from guests and their experience while staying with us here at the Best Western Ryokan hotel. It's nice to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast and that you found the location of the hotel ideal for attending your family wedding and getting to explore the...

South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Stayed at this hotel loads of times as its only 10 mins walk to city centre, check in is hassle free, great rooms, very friendly staff who can't do enough for you and smart bar/breakfast room. rooms are of good size with king size comfortable beds, very clean and really nice modern bathrooms, would highly recommend this hotel when visiting...

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I stayed for one night. Very easy check in and check out.The staff were very friendly and especially the manager who was very helpful with local informantion. Easy parking. Very comfortable and clean room.

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Johnathon G, Many Thanks for taking some time to leave us feedback, we always enjoy hearing from guests and their experience while staying with us. Thank you for the compliment on the staff and myself. We look forward to welcoming you again to the Best Western Ryokan hotel on your next visit to Newcastle. Kind Regards Ian Nicholls General...

Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner stay at the hotel if we are ever in Newcastle for a night out with friends! The location is great, a short walk to the bars we like to go too! The rooms are really nice and great value and the beds are really comfy. The staff are really friendly and always there to help.

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Smurf91, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback. We always like to hear from guests and their experience while staying here with us at the Best Western Ryokan hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again in the very near future for your next Big Night out with friends. Kind Regards Ian Nicholls General Manager

Bellshill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Hotel is lovely and airy. Room was immaculate and very clean. Staff were very helpful organising taxis for the short trip into town. Breakfast was tasty and plenty of it. Will definately be back. Bed was so comfy I slept like a baby.

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear annc592016, Thank you for leaving some feedback regarding your stay here with us at the Best Western Ryokan hotel. We always like to hear from guests and their experience while with us. I am glad to hear that you found everything satisfactory. I can agree the beds are rather comfy. We look forward to welcoming you again in the...

Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely friendly hotel. Rooms were spotless and the food in the restaurant adjoining was fantastic.Staff could not have been more helpful during our stay. One of our group went missing and we had to involve the police. The staff assisted every step of the way and all turned out well in the end.

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Ryokan358, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marcus D, Firstly may I take this opportunity to thank you for your feedback. We always like to hear from guests and their experience while staying with us. I remember the member of your group going missing, but all turned out good in the end. A good weekend for all, except the missing person at the time. We look...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best Western Ryokan Hotel is just a stone's throw from St James Park. Within a short 10 minute walk to the City Centre, to the many shops, theatres, bars and sport venues. 4 Miles from the Metro centre. The hotel is a Grade II listed building dating back to 1840, opened in 2010 and has a modern design inside, offering underfloor heating, Wi-Fi throughout the hotel FREE to all hotel guests. We pride ourselves in offering a warm and friendly Newcastle welcome to all guests, and with being a small hotel that most personal of service. While staying at the hotel you might want to try our restaurant LuigiKhan's which offers a mouth watering selection of Punjabi cuisine which is Halal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel

Address: 358 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
Price Range: RM293 - RM541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Ryokan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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