As Newcastle’s popularity spirals there are an increasing numbers of visitors to our city, especially at weekends when visitors flock to sample Newcastle’s nightlife. The city has a variety of places to stay but which places have found most favour with Trip Advisor reviewers?
Here are the current top 10 Newcastle hotels
1. Staybridge Suites, Buxton Street, Newcastle
Staybridge Suites Newcastle is an all-suite hotel offering both studio and one-bedroom suites. All of the suites are stylishly furnished and each one has a living room area, a workspace and a flat-screen TV with cable and movie channels. Every suite has contemporary comforts and facilities.
The suites are just a few hundred metres from the shops, bars and restaurants of the Quayside area and some have views of the river and the Millennium Bridge. The Baltic Centre, the Tyne Bridge and the eye-catching Sage Gateshead are also within easy walking distance.
2. Hotel Indigo, 2-8 Fenkle Street, Newcastle
This boutique Newcastle hotel offers quirky, 4-star accommodation 2 minutes’ walk from Central Station. Its rooms are striking and unique, there is a fantastic Marco Pierre White restaurant on site, and Wi-Fi is free throughout the building.
Hotel Indigo Newcastle has a cocktail lounge bar, which serves light food options and has an extensive cocktail list.
Each room is stylish in design, and has a complimentary mini bar, large bed and a bathroom with a rainfall shower and free toiletries. Benefits also include a flat-screen satellite TV and facilities for making tea and coffee.
3. Roomzzz, Clavering Place, Newcastle
Offering a 24-hour concierge and free UK landline calls, Roomzzz Newcastle City provides spacious and contemporary apartments in the centre of Newcastle. The Georgian building is just half a mile from Newcastle Central station.
Each apartment at Roomzzz Newcastle City comes complete with kitchen facilities, free Wi-Fi and a widescreen LCD TV with Freeview channels. Memory-foam mattresses and complimentary tea and coffee make for a relaxing stay, while the apartments also have work stations.
Being located in the centre of the city just 5 minutes’ walk from the famous Quayside nightlife and 10 minutes from the Eldon Square shopping centre and Grey’s Monument, these apartments are ideal for guests wanting to see everything Newcastle has to offer.
4. Jesmond Dene House, Newcastle
Winner of several awards including City Hotel of 2013, this grand house boasts stylish interiors and luxury accommodation in a parkland setting, just 5 minutes’ drive from the vibrant city centre.
With 40 unique individually styled bedrooms, featuring bathroom under-floor heating, bathrobes, Arran Aromatics Toiletries, and slippers. All of Jesmond Dene House’s luxury, modern rooms offer stylish furnishings, flat-screen LCD TVs, and CD/DVD players. Some rooms have an exclusive terrace or garden, perfect for dining al fresco.
Jesmond Dene House offers a stylish bar and lounge area, serving a simple, light menu in addition to fresh coffee and a wide selection of wines.
5. Sandman Signature Newcastle Hotel
With a sports bar and grill restaurant, this brand new hotel has a fitness centre and modern rooms with free Wi-Fi. Sandman Signature Hotel Newcastle is next to St James’ Park, home of Newcastle FC.
The colourful, boutique-style bedrooms have large windows and air conditioning. All rooms feature a flat-screen TV and a unit with a microwave, refrigerator and tea/coffee facilities.
In heart of Newcastle city centre, Sandman Signature Hotel is a 2-minute walk from Eldon Square Shopping Centre. Parking is available nearby, and Newcastle Rail Station is a 10-minute walk away.
6. Holiday Inn Newcastle – Jesmond
This modern Holiday Inn is a 20-minute walk from St James Park, and 15 minutes by metro to Newcastle Airport. It offers an Italian-style restaurant and rooms with free Wi-Fi.
The good-value rooms at the Holiday Inn Newcastle – Jesmond have iPod docks and TVs that allow programmes to be saved and viewed later.
Offering authentic Italian cuisine, guests can watch the chefs at work at Fratello’s.
From the Jesmond Metro, next to the hotel, the city centre can be reached in 2 minutes’. Newcastle boasts fine shopping, dining and entertainment. Overlooking the River Tyne, the vibrant Quayside area is one mile away.
7. Hotel du Vin & Bistro, City Road, Newcastle
This Hotel Du Vin is situated in central Newcastle, with breathtaking views over the quayside and the River Tyne. It offers luxurious accommodation a few minutes’ walk from Manors Rail Station.
Each room has fine Egyptian cotton linen, a deep bath and a power shower. Guests can also enjoy a plasma TV with a DVD player, air conditioning and facilities for making tea and coffee.
A 5-minute walk will bring you to the city centre, with its cinema, shops and restaurants. The universities of Newcastle and Northumbria can be reached in just over 10 minutes’ walk.
8. The Vermont Hotel, Newcastle
The Vermont is Newcastle’s only 4-star independent hotel. Located next to The Castle, overlooking Newcastle Cathedral and both the Tyne and Millennium Bridges, it has a modern gym, free Wi-Fi and free parking.
This impressive Manhattan-style tower is just a 5-minute walk from the main shopping district and vibrant night life. It has direct access to the lively Quayside area, and is 0.3 miles from Newcastle Rail Station.
Featuring a TV and a fully-stocked minibar, each room also has a work desk and free tea and coffee. The suites have a separate seating area, whilst some rooms overlook the Castle Keep.
The Bridge Restaurant boasts spectacular views of the Tyne Bridge, whilst the Redwood Bar has a relaxing fireplace and sofas. Martha’s Bar and Courtyard opens onto the Quayside.
9. Malmaison Newcastle
On the banks of the River Tyne, tucked away in Newcastle’s vibrant Quayside, this stunning 4-star boutique hotel offers stylish rooms, superb views, a gym, a luxurious spa and free WiFi throughout.
The Malmaison Newcastle is housed in a beautifully converted river-front warehouse, just metres from the Gateshead Millennium Bridge. Decorated in deep purples and plush velvets, it has a dramatic, eye-catching modern style.
Many of the boutique-style rooms have fantastic views of the River Tyne. Each has mood lighting and a satellite flat-screen Freeview TV. The en suite bathrooms have power showers and free luxury toiletries.
With breathtaking views of the river, the bar offers fine wines and fabulous cocktails, while the brasserie serves delicious cuisine made with fresh, local ingredients.
10. Copthorne Hotel Newcastle
Well-placed overlooking the River Tyne, the Copthorne Hotel Newcastle is less than a mile from Newcastle Train Station. It offers a gym.
All of the spacious bedrooms are well-equipped with a satellite TV with pay movies, tea/coffee facilities and a trouser press. Each room also has a private bathroom and riverside views.
Quay 7 Bar provides a stylish space to enjoy a cocktail or snack, while the outdoor terrace on the quayside offers panoramic river views. Guests may also dine in the hotel’s contemporary restaurant.
Right on the quayside, in the heart of the city, Copthorne Hotel is just 0.5 miles from shops, restaurants and The Theatre Royal. Newcastle Football Club is a 15-minute walk away.
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