Looking for accommodation near South Tyneside Hospital ?
South Tyneside District Hospital provides healthcare services for South Shields, Jarrow, Hebburn, Boldon, Cleadon and Whitburn areas of South Tyneside. Services at South Tyneside District Hospital include accident and emergency, medical and surgical wards, radiology, maternity, orthopaedics, intensive care, anaesthetics, physiotherapy, pharmacy and care of the elderly. Their website is here: South Tyneside Hospital (opens in a new window).
Annie's Guest House is a popular choice of accommodation for visitors, temporary staff and examination candidates visiting South Tyneside District Hospital, Harton Lane, South Shields, NE34 0PL.
We have welcomed 1,000's of guests who were working or visiting friends/relatives at South Tyneside Hospital. We constantly supply short term and long term rooms to several locum agencies for temporary staff placements at the hospital. You can read some of their feedback about us here...
Note: we actually serve breakfast from 6.30am seven days a week.
Our accommodation is located two miles from the main hospital site on Harton Lane, South Shields, NE33 0PL. This is approximately an eight minutes drive or ten minute journey using public transport. If you prefer, there are numerous local taxi firms who can transport you door-to-door for a few pounds.
You can see our location on the map on the right. A = Annie's Guest House, B = South Tyneside District Hospital. Journey time by car or bus is less than ten minutes.
Parking is free and unrestricted outside our South Shields B&B although the car parking facilities at South Tyneside District Hospital are charged for at the following rates: Up to 1 hour - £1.20; up to 24 hours - £3.60; weekly pass - £8.50 (correct Summer 2013). There is no charge for registered disabled "Blue Badge" holders.
If you plan to travel to South Tyneside District Hospital by public transport then this is easily possible. One option is via Tyne and Wear Metro. The closest Metro (train) station to South Tyneside Hospital is Tyne Dock. A one-way ticket costs £1.80, a return/all day ticket costs £2.70 (prices correct Janaury 2015). You can see the proximity of the Metro Station to the hospital in the image below...
Travelling to/from our B&B accommodation to the hospital using local bus services will have a shorter journey time that via the Metro. There are several local bus routes to choose from, we recommend using bus service #88 which can be boarded at the bottom of our street (on Westoe Road) and will take you to South Tyneside District Hospital entrance in seven minutes. The route map for the #88 bus service is shown here...