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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
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6342*
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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)

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?




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Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 270 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 108
Rating: 4 114
Rating: 3 35
Rating: 2 9
Rating: 1 4
Rating

If you are wanting to be a little outside of the hustle and bustle

16/10/2017 Tim D, Stockholm, Sweden

A thoroughly decent hotel with all that you would expect from a Best Western hotel, but with the added pleasure of still having a local atmosphere. I was very impressed with the whole standard and amb... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for reviewing our hotel and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Joy
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Wedding

03/10/2017 Baggo2013, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Stayed at this hotel for two nights as my sister was having her wedding ceremony and reception there. The hotel was very comfortable. The staff very helpful and friendly and went out of their way to m... 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 I am pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Joy
Rating

Great base for Newcastle area

30/09/2017 Christine J, Ayr, United Kingdom

We stayed in the Gibside, Whickham for one night as we intended to go to Beamish the following day. There are plenty of restaurants and pubs in Whickham - it is a very pretty village and surprisingly ... 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. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again the next time you are in the area. Kind regards Joy
Rating

Great Hotel

21/09/2017 B2188HFsimonm, Dronfield, United Kingdom

Stayed here twice very good no complaints. Rooms great, restaurant very good, checking staff and overall cleanliness of the hotel good. On slight issue is parking although plenty of public parking cl... 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. i am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Joy
Rating

Typical 3 Star Hotel

18/09/2017 Garry S,

Hotel a bit tired in places but had a comfortable night. Very fast broadband, with the bathroom just recently done up. Room itself was spacious enough. Main bar looked quite fresh although carpet i... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for reviewing our hotel and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Joy