The hotel is perfectly placed not only for Middlesbrough city centre, but for all of the major towns and cities in Teesside and in County Durham. The Best Western Hotel is also easily accessible by road and has ample car parking spaces.. The Best Western Hotel is the perfect choice for visitors wanting to stay in the heart of Teesside, regardless of whether it is a trip for business or for pleasure. Just because the hotel is steeped in tradition, does not mean it has not made concessions to contemporary style. No where is that more obvious than in the stylish Tavistock Italia restaurant. A well established brand across the North East with branches in Sunderland, South Shields, Newcastle and Hartlepool, Tavistock Italia is synonymous with stylish surroundings and the very best in Italian cuisine. In Tavistock's trademark surroundings of highly polished wood and candlelit tables, with walls covered in fascinating memorabilia, diners are served memorable food made with only the freshest of ingredients and which celebrate the diversity of Italian cooking..