Sunderland Royal Hospital

0191 565 6256 Kayll Road , Sunderland, SR4 7TP


Excellence in Health, Putting People First

Sunderland Royal Hospital is a 970-bedded acute hospital which is part of South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

We are committed to high quality, safe and personal care for each patient. Our patients are treated in clean, comfortable surroundings with privacy and dignity.

Our most recent additions include state-of-the-art emergency departments for adults and children, endoscopy suite and refurbished renal unit.  Our aim is to treat patients promptly and with care in all hospital settings.


The visiting hours are outlined below.  Close friends and family members may visit seriously ill patients at any time, following discussion with the nurse in charge.

Adult wards  

2 pm until 4 pm         
6 pm until 8 pm (Ward B20 and D47 - 6.30 pm until 8 pm)

If these times are difficult for you, please speak to the nurse in charge. Please do not feel that you have to stay for the whole of this time.

Intensive Care Unit and Coronary Care Unit

Visiting hours will be discussed on an individual basis.

Children's wards

Parents are invited to stay with the child during the hospital admission.  Other visitors with the parent's permission can visit between 8 am until 8 pm.

Maternity wards

Partners between 10 am and 8 pm.
All other visitors between 2 pm and 4 pm or 6 pm and 8 pm.


Contact details

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Tel: 0191 565 6256   Fax: 0191 514 0220

Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland, SR4 7TP



Quality of service at Sunderland Royal Hospital

This hospital is managed by City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

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Last updated on 07 July 2020.

Information supplied by City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust