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Best Western Gibside Hotel

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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

Hotel accept dogs at a charge of £20 per dog per stay. Dogs cannot be left unattended in bedrooms.
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 0844 387 62 40

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 346 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 143
Rating: 4 140
Rating: 3 44
Rating: 2 11
Rating: 1 8
Rating

A nice venue if you want poor customer service

02/06/2019 marilyn4422, Gateshead, United Kingdom

Went to party here. I asked for a bottle of sauvignon blanc. I was told there was a house version at £17 and a more expensive one. Anyway decided just to go for the house version, with 2 glasses and a... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for your comments. i will look into this matter as the prices on till should be the same as the wine lists. i know we have a selection Sauvignon blanc wines. I apologise on behalf of the management and staff. Kind regards
Rating

Good hotel

26/05/2019 shirleyyappy, Stirling, United Kingdom

We stayed here for the one night. Managed to get a car parking space we didnt need to pay for it but the one round the back you do have to staff were friendly. We stayed in a superior room but I would... 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. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Joy
Rating

What a refreshing change.

09/05/2019 Venture09566723200,

Lovely hotel with great staff. Food was delish and the room was spot on. 2 complaints. Water in the shower was boiling and the temp knob had broken. Only one person on receiption and took us 20 ... 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 apologise for the wait at check out and for the problem with the shower. I hope this will not deter you from coming back in the future. Kind regards Joy
Rating

Good

27/04/2019 Margaret T, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Nice hotel friendly staff very good breakfast nice rooms went for a wedding and reception meal was excellent as was evening buffet nice all round hotel . The only fault is there are no lifts as we fo... 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 We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon Kind regards Joy
Rating

Easter Sunday Dinner

22/04/2019 F2439AYchrisp,

Best Sunday Dinner from whole family = clear plates. Booked main restaurant with consideration for all needs most importantly our Autistic daughter staff were all advised before arrival and perfect to... more

Owner Response
Joy B, Manager at Best Western Gibside Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch and we hope to see you all again soon. Kind regards Joy