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Nestle yourself away near Newcastle!

Best WesternGibside Hotel, in the centre of wonderful Whickham village, has the location location location you're looking for - whether you're here on business or staying at your leisure.
Built in 1982 and extended in 1990, the hotel has a reputation for relaxation. And in a historic village setting, it's little wonder that many TV productions have been filmed in the area.

Our friendly staff, many of whom have been at Best WesternGibside Hotel for over 25 years, will give you a true home-away-from-home experience. Friendly and caring, they'll make your comfort their top priority from the moment you check in.

All hotel rooms can be split into twin rooms if needed, if this is required please add to the booking comments.

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Location

Front Street
Whickham

Newcastle Upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE16 4JG
England
To make a reservation please call 0800 393130 (Freephone). For all other enquiries please call 0191 4889292
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Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: Accepted £20 per dog per stay, in allocated bedrooms only.
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Stephen has been Head Chef at the hotel for several years and has a highly skilled team of chefs working under him. Stephen possesses imagination and flair producing dishes from around the world.
Stephen uses local produce and suppliers wherever possible

Chef Stephen Blackburn

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Sphinx Lounge

Busy Bar with exceptional views. Good selection of beers, wines and spirits.
Half Price cocktail night every Thursday including special beer and wine promotions.

Opening hours

10:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Beamish Park Golf Academy

Beamish Park Golf Club always provides a warm and relaxing welcome to golfers and non-golfers. The clubhouse is designed to offer a whole host of facilities that will accomodate our members, guests and visiting parties. The comfortable lounge offers beautiful views of the surrounding course whilst the bar area includes a snooker room, television area, and a range of
conditioned beers with hot and cold snacks served during the day.

Course information

Course Type: Parklands
Location: Off Site
Holes: 9
Par: 3
Distance: 2166 Yards
No handicap required

Location

3 miles away in Marley Hill NE16 4JG

Facilities

Driving range
Putting green golf facilites

Prices

9 holes £12.00
18 holes £12.00
Tuition £20.00
Driving Range £5.00

Weddings

Whatever your Wedding Day requirements, our Wedding Co-ordinator will be delighted to discuss them with you. All of our staff take personal pride in the service they give, and pay attention to the smallest details leaving you confident that your day will be as enjoyable as it is memorable.

Paco's Restaurant and The Bowes Suite

Both rooms are licensed for Civil Ceremonies
Our all inclusive Wedding packages can be viewed at www.gibside-hotel.co.uK

Catering

Best Western The Gibside Hotel, with tastefully decorated suites, provides the ideal and idyllic setting for the happiest day of your lives. We cater for up to 150 guests from our varied menus, with either seated or buffet meals. If you prefer, we can prepare dishes of your choice by prior arrangement.

We will also be happy to assist you in selecting the all important wine from our extensive and competitively priced wine list, ensuring that they compliment your meal perfectly. A drinks package can be offered to suit every taste and price.

Registrar

Registry office:
Gateshead Council
Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead
0191 4333000




Ideal Location for your Special Day.
Packages available to include Civil Ceremony
www.gibside-hotel.co.uk for further detai

For any enquiries please call Mary Errington on 0191 4889292

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A1, J, 1.00 miles
Nearest train station: Newcastle Central, 6.00 miles
Nearest tube station: Metro, 0.00 mins
Nearest airport: Newcastle, 9.00 miles
Free parking on site (10 spaces)

Address
Front Street
Whickham
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE16 4JG
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Gateshead International Stadium (4 miles)

  • St James' Park (6 miles)

  • Durham County Cricket Club (10 miles)

  • Stadium of Light (15 miles)

  • Newcastle Falcons (5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Metro Centre Gateshead (1 miles)

  • Beamish Museum (4 miles)

  • Gibside Chapel (3 miles)

  • Angel of The North (4 miles)

  • Durham City (9 miles)

Shopping

  • Metro Centre (1 miles)

  • Newcastle upon Tyne (6 miles)

  • Quayside Market (4 miles)

  • Durham City (10 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

We offer the perfect proposition, with everything you need to make working hard a little easier. Our facilities are fantastic, and our service is even better, so why not choose us as your business partner next time you need a venue for corporate presentations, meetings or entertainment?

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape

Bowes Suite

The Bowes Suite is capable of supporting over 100 guests and is available for meetings, conferences, private dining and special events.




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Bowes Suite 80 30 28 28 100
Ravensworth 20 14 20 20 20
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 333 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 137
Rating: 4 134
Rating: 3 44
Rating: 2 10
Rating: 1 8
Rating

Ideal location

15/02/2019 kendy, South Yorkshire

We recently stayed at this hotel, in an ideal location close by to many pubs and lovely restaurants. not far from Metro centre and some very nice walks. Slightly dated décor, but everywhere we went wa... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your kind review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards Joy
Rating

Great cocktails

13/02/2019 Odyssey749208,

My friends and I often come here on Thursdays for 2 for 1 cocktails. Great choice of cocktails. Like to sit next to Windows which have a great view over Newcastle. Not sure what it is like on a weeke... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and for your kind comments. Why not return soon and try our fantastic food menu. We believe the atmosphere is equally as good at weekends. We are at present running a 2 for 1 food menu on a Friday evening together with special drink promotions. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Joy
Rating

Best Value Hotel

13/02/2019 Lynne_and_Andy, Staffordshire, England

I have stayed in a lot of hotels including some very nice ones but I have to say that this is probably the best value hotel I have ever stayed in. I couldn't fault anything about our stay. The room h... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again very soon. Thank you again. Kind regards Joy
Rating

Quiet drink

02/02/2019 me2u630, wallsend

We have popped into this hotel several times and stayed over lovely place and staff are really good . But couple times we have been there are two customers that sit regular at the end of the bar . On... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. i apologise for the problem you encountered in the bar. I will check with the Bar Manager as to who it is that inhales a vapour cigaretted as this should not happen. Once again please accept my apologies. Kind regards Joy
Rating

wonderful friendly welcoming staff

27/01/2019 carolyne r, Durham, United Kingdom

the hotel is so clean and fresh, the staff are down to earth and so friendly and helpful. it takes a taxi ride of 5.40 from the the hotel to the metro centre so a great idea to stay here. breakfast w... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. The sausages are from a Northumberland butcher as we try to use local produce. They offer a selection of different sausages and I will ask the chef to try another option. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Joy