The Thistle Newcastle City Centre, The County

A Grade II Listed Victorian hotel in Newcastle City Centre

Newcastle is now firmly established as one of Britain’s favourite cultural, shopping and short break destinations. And as one of the few hotels in Newcastle directly opposite the main train and Metro stations, this Victorian hotel is the perfect base from which to explore.

If you’ve any energy left after shopping at Eldon Square or the Metro Centre; one of the UK's largest shopping centre's in the UK; browsing contemporary art at the Baltic or letting your hair down on Grey Street, the Gate or the 'diamond strip', as a guest of Thistle Newcastle, The County you have complimentary access to a nearby fitness centre. Or if you prefer to watch others working out, you’ll find we’re within walking distance of St James’ Park, the home of Newcastle United FC – known to fans and the locals, simply as ‘The Toon’. Music and culture fans will be pleased to note that the O2 Academy is to the rear of the County, the Metro Radio Arena and the Theatre Royal are within a 10 minute walk and the Sage Gateshead is a 15 minute walk.  

Thistle Newcastle, The County has 114 bedrooms, including executive rooms and a junior suite.  There are 10 meeting and event rooms with the largest seating 220 people theatre style.

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Thistle Newcastle City Centre, The County at a glance:

• Authentic Victorian grandeur, right in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne
• 114 bedrooms, plus seven function rooms
• Directly opposite Newcastle railway and Metro stations
• Within walking distance to St James' Park, Eldon Square Shopping Centre and Metro Radio Arena
• Conveniently located for Newcastle Airport 

 

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