The Clifton combines great customer service and excellent facilities to ensure guests have a really positive experience when staying with us. Awarded Four Stars by Visit England the Best Guest house 2016 South Tyneside & Wearside in the WOW 24/7 Awards plus Bronze for Best Small Boutique Hotel 2016 in The North East Tourism Awards you can be confident that the Clifton is the right choice for accommodation in South Shields. br / br / br / br / Having gone through an extensive investment programme The Clifton has expanded and now offers 12 en-suite guest rooms. We have focused on the important things that matter: Comfortable beds a pressurised hot water system to provide an invigorating shower and two networks to provide Free High speed WiFi access so you can always stay connected! Of course we have not overlooked the other details such as fresh and modern decor complimentary beverage trays and toiletries plus most rooms have Smart TVs so you can stream media or surf the net. All rooms will enjoy Smart TVs by Spring 2017. br / br / br / br / Breakfast is served in our very own Award winning Coffee shop. The Clifton Coffee shop is open 7 days a week until 5pm and you can enjoy drinks snacks lunch a cheeky cake or our popular Afternoon Tea. We will happily reserve you a table for lunch as we often get really busy over the lunchtime period. If the weather is good you can even dine alfresco in our outdoor seating area which can be a real sun trap! br / br / br / br / We have also opened The Library Room at The Clifton. Hotel guests have exclusive use of this area on an evening. This sumptuous space is a great place to meet with others read a book have a game of chess or just watch the world go past outside! During the day The Library room can be hired out for meetings and private functions. We have a secure area to store bikes if you are travelling on two wheels. If you are travelling by car you will find that there is ample Free parking without restrictions in the vicinity which is a real bonus.