The Drive-In Cinema is back at Bents Park, Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD. If you’re staying with us and have a car then these events are just down the street from our bed and breakfast accommodation. The films being shown this year on a 32′ x 17′ screen are…
24th October 2015 – Get Hard
25th October 2015 – Grease
26th October 2015 – Ghostbusters
27th October 2015 – Frozen
28th October 2015 – How to Train Your Dragon 2
29th October 2015 – Minions Movie
30th October 2015 – The Purge
31st October 2015 – Beetlejuice
5th November 2015 – Fast and Furious 7
6th November 2015 – Back To the Future (Part I)
7th November 2015 – Inside Out
8th November 2015 – Harry Potter & the Philosopher’s Stone
12th November 2015 – Jurassic World
13th November 2015 – Grease
14th November 2015 – Inside Out
15th November 2015 – Minions Movie
Films start at 6.30pm with the exception of 24th October 2015’s Get Hard which starts at 7pm. Gates open two hours before screening’s start. Kiosks will be located on site selling cinema snacks including hot dogs, popcorn, nachos and hot and cold drinks. Tickets are per care regardless of the number of occupants, VIP tickets occupy the first two rows and are £24 per vehicle; standard tickets are £20 per vehicle. For more information about the event and to book tickets see their website here.
For a limited time you can get standard tickets for only £10 via Living Social.
If you’re staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields this week and are looking for somewhere to go for your evening meal then you might like to try the Orangegrass Thai and Oriental restaurant which is five minutes walk from our guest house at 7 Mount Terrace, South Shields, NE33 1PN. They are open seven days a week for lunch from 12 noon until 2.30pm then for dinner from 5pm until 11pm. You can call them to book a table or to order take-away food on 0191 455 8555. Their website can be found here (opens in a new window).
Monday to Sunday this week the restaurant has a special offer…
You can see their à la carte, standard and take-away menus here…
Mambo Wine and Dine is a Mediterranean restaurant and cocktail lounge located less than five minutes walk from our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields, ideal if you’re looking for an evening meal within close walking distance during your stay with us. Mambo Wine and Dine is located at 18-20 Winchester Street, South Shields, NE33 2PS. To book a table you can telephone them on 0191 454 1618.
You can see our close proximity to Mambos Wine and Dine on the map below…
Mambo Wine and Dine opened on 28th April 2015 and is a sister restaurant of Mambos Italiano which opened in 2010 at 3 St Hilda Street, South Shields, NE33 1QD. Mambos Italiano focuses on Italian cuisine and is five minutes walk from our bed and breakfast accommodation. Their second sister restaurant Mambo II which opened in 2012 on Prince Consort Road in Hebburn which also serves Italian cuisine.
If you are thinking of dining at Mambo Wine and Dine on Winchester Street in South Shields you can see all their menus here…
South Tyneside Triathlon 2015 has been confirmed for Sunday 5th July 2015. The event will have three categories – elites, adults and children. All events will take place along South Shields seafront – at the bottom of our street.
The children’s event has 150 places. It starts at 10am with a swim at Haven Point leisure centre, between 25m and 400m depending on the age of the child. After the swim there is a cycle around Bents Park, again the distance varies depending on the age of the child. Finally a run of upto 3km. The entrance fee for children is £12 for BTA members or £15 for non-BTA members.
The adult triathlon has 250 places. It starts at 8am and comprises a 400m pool swim (16 lengths) of Haven Point swimming pool. Next is a 20km/12 mile cycle along the seafront and finally a 5km run along the seafront. The entrance fee for adults is £40 for BTA members or £45 for non-BTA members. A relay team entry costs £60.
The elite triathlon has 150 places. It starts at 7am and comprises a 750m sea swim, 20km/12 mile cycle along the seafront before a 5km run along the seafront. The entrance fee for the elite triathlon is £40 for BTA members or £45 for non-BTA members. A relay team entry costs £60.
If you need accommodation for the South Tyneside triathlon we are ideally located just a few minutes walk from Haven Point leisure centre, Bents Park and Sea Road/the seafront where the running and cycling elements of the adult and elite triathlon events are taking place. Our bed and breakfast room prices and availability can be found here: book online.
This St Valentine’s Day there’s a special offer available for online bookings made on our website. Simply use special offer discount code valentine when you book online between 00:00 and 23:59 on St Valentine’s Day and receive 15% off the total cost of accommodation.
Applies to new online reservations made on our website’s online booking facility, regardless of date of stay, duration of stay and room type. Special offer discount code valentine must be entered at the time of booking (between 00:00 and 23:59 on St Valentine’s Day, Saturday 14th February 2015). Cannot retrospectively be applied to existing bookings.