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The County Newcastle Hotel


Like the city itself, The County Newcastle Hotel, is a fascinating mix of the old and new. Directly opposite the railway station, its a Victorian Listed building, which has been sympathetically restored and brought right up to date.


Newcastle is now firmly established as one of Britains 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 UKs largest shopping centres 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 were 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.


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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