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Welcome To The Official Website Of The Roker Hotel

Roker Hotel is one of longest standing and most loved hotels in Sunderland.  A calming seaside exterior but inside the Roker Hotel, Sunderland, awaits a haven of contemporary unique decor with a tempting choice of food and drink finished off with personable service.

As well as our 43 en-suite bedrooms and 2 function venues for events for up to 350 people, we house
three vibrant and bustling eating and drinking establishments, open to both residents and non-residents. Under the one roof we have – Let There Be Crumbs tearoom, Poetic License bar and Antico restaurant.

So whatever the occasion, time of day or preference, a good time awaits you at The Roker!


The Perfect Location

Roker Hotel is beautifully situated on Roker’s sea front, we’re only one mile away from the local metro system with links to Sunderland and Newcastle city centres.  We boast stunning local attractions well within walking distance, including beautiful coastlines, lighthouses and parks.  We also have ample parking for hotel guests to the front and rear of the hotel.

Don’t Just Take Our Word For It

We’re very proud of the services that we provide, why not read a few of our most recent Trip Advisor reviews?

Discover Our Rooms

The Roker Hotel was built over 170 years ago and in this time has seen many additions and changes, meaning no two of our 43 en-suite rooms are exactly the same. We love our little irregularities, it’s what gives our hotel character and makes us different.

When booking a room at The Roker Hotel, you can enjoy…

We offer free Wi-Fi for all of our guests so they can always stay connected with their lives at work and home

Catch up on your Netflix and other online programming in your bedroom; all rooms come with a smart TV

Our extensive, affordable menu of drinks and light meals is available between 12.00pm and 9.00pm

Hot drink-making facilities, with complimentary tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits

Pristine white sheets, luscious duvets and chic hotel bedrooms , helping you to get a restful, peaceful sleep every night

Weddings At Roker

Your special day should be perfect and at The Roker Hotel, we can make that happen. Whether you want a more traditional yet captivating wedding, or something more unusual and unique we will guide you through the process. Our dedicated wedding team are bursting with ideas to ensure your big day really is the happiest of your life.  We have three venues within the Hotel, ensuring no matter what the size or style of wedding; we have something to suit your day.

The Ballroom

Our largest suite undergone a £500,000 renovation in early 2024 and features crystal chandeliers and tall, arched, statement windows to flood the space with light.  This big and beautiful room can be dressed in a variety of different ways to make your day extra special. 

The Lounge

This stylish and spacious area was also part of The Ballroom renovation and has its own bar, chic cocktail lounge feel.  Perfect for intimate events, or as the residing area for the Six Soldiers Suite.

Let There Be Crumbs

Our tearoom without the tradition. Exposed brickwork, coupled with finery like crystal chandeliers give this relaxed and intimate dining space a super contemporary feel. Available as an evening venue when the tearoom is closed for trade. Having its own bar gives exclusivity for you and your guests when privately hired. With views out across Roker Pier it is also a wonderfully scenic space. A great alternative choice to rebel against the clichés!

Find Your Perfect Room

Still looking for your perfect room?  Our availability checker takes your preferred arrival and departure dates and shows you a range of rooms that are available to you!

Food & Drink At The Roker

Food & Drink The Roker Hotel is home to three eating and drinking establishments all under one roof. Offering a tempting array of food & drink options – Let There Be Crumbs tearoom, Poetic License bar and Antico restaurant. Open to both hotel guests and the general public, our diverse range of eateries have something for everyone, no matter the mood or time of day. They are some of the best places to eat in Sunderland.