Crowne Plaza Newcastle – Stephenson Quarter is located in the heart of Newcastle city centre and boasts 251 bedrooms, including accessible and family rooms, and nine purpose-built meeting rooms.
The hotel is conveniently located close to local attractions including The Utilita Arena, Newcastle United Football Club, Life Science Centre, Sage Gateshead, Newcastle University and Northumbria University. Newcastle City Centre and Gateshead Quayside are also just a five-minute walk from the hotel.
We also have the luxurious Mineral House Spa which includes a spa, gym, indoor heated swimming pool and beauty treatments. Our Hawthorns Restaurant offers contemporary local cuisine, and The Gin Bar offers premium gins and authentically produced gin cocktails.
The hotel is adjacent to the Stephenson Quarter multi-storey car park which has onsite coach parking facilities and is easily reached via the A1 M. We are also just a two-minute walk from Newcastle Central Station.
From business meetings to formal banquets, Estates and Facilities Directorate can provide a dedicated service, tailored to your specific needs. With 10 unique venues, each offering an extensive range of facilities, you’ll be spoilt for choice. From our purpose built Business School to Durham Castle we have something to suit everyone.
Join us for a luxury getaway to the North East of England in our newly refurbished 16th century country house hotel. Make yourselves comfortable and experience everything Hallgarth has to offer, from 4 star accommodation and relaxed dining to bespoke weddings and exclusive use gatherings.
At Holi & Bhang restaurant, our philosophy is to bring you a sensation and experience of India through authentic and traditional Indian flavours. All of our chefs are highly trained at the top hotels in India, including The Taj and The Oberoi. The restaurant takes inspiration from the Hindu festival of ‘Holi’, also known as the ‘festival of colours’ or the ‘festival of love’. It is a celebration, where people sing, dance, play music and enjoy plenty of traditional delicacies. Our cocktail bar serves a selection of everyone’s favourite cocktails including the famous “Bhang cocktail”, famously served on Holi Festival day in India and made from cocaine (ours of course is legal made from cocoa leaf extract). During the summer period, we offer outdoor seating for the chance to dine al fresco.We also offer a separate party room for up to 25 people for private occasions. Situated within the inspiring building and grounds of Farnley Tower Guest-house, “where East meets West” we wish you a very special culinary experience.
Set In Durham, the Hotel Indigo, is just 450 yards from Durham Cathedral and located close to many other attractions in Durham.
Originally home to Durham City Council and Durham University, The hotel has 83 contemporary boutique rooms which are all equipped with a flat-screen TV, free WiFi and a work desk.
The Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill serves signature steaks, English and French classics, while the cocktail bar serves a selection of tasty cocktails. The daily breakfast offers à la carte and Full English/Irish options.
The hotel also offers a large meeting room with modern executive furniture and state of the art audio visual equipment that can accommodate up to 60 people.
Just a stone’s throw away from the heart of historic Durham, yet surrounded by the peaceful woodland of Flass Vale, The Kingslodge Inn has all the benefits of a city-centre location but with a laid-back, relaxed vibe that you will love.
The Kingslodge Inn is the perfect place to enjoy delicious home-cooked food or a drink with friends, family or colleagues, and offers city centre accommodation that’s great value for money.
Lumley Castle Hotel has a long and illustrious history of hosting gatherings, dating back over 600 years.
Because of the castles’ ancient architecture, deep levels of comfort and elegance, superb professional service and a comprehensive selection of options to fit your business needs, we continue to be an attractive site for businesses wanting to host there meetings and events.
Lumley Castle Hotel is just one minute from the A1 and situated amid rolling parkland, offers wonderful accessibility as well as the peace of the countryside.
Overlooking the River Wear right in the city centre, the Radisson Blu Hotel in Durham is the perfect place to unwind. Each of our 207 bedrooms and suites offer contemporary design and stylish décor. Choose from a variety of bedroom types including Standard, Superior, Premium and a selection of Suites.
With plenty of natural light and great views of the city, our 11 meeting rooms are ideal for your Durham event. Our facilities include a lounge area with views of the cathedral, which is a beautiful backdrop for coffee breaks, and the majority of meeting rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows looking out to the River Wear. The Kirve Suite for up to 6 delegates boardroom or the Auger Suite which can hold up to 400 theatre style, and everything in between.
Only a short walk to the city centre and located 5 minutes’ drive from the A1, with 130 car parking spaces and only a 10 minute walk from Durham Train Station.
Rainton Arena is excellent for all types of events, including exhibitions, product launches, dinners, conferences and music/sporting events, wedding receptions. This versatile venue is completely pillar-free, allowing organisers to offer a wide variety of seating, with a capacity of 2,000 people.
The venue has dedicated loading bays and a large loading door all at ground level, providing easy vehicle loading and parking for trucks.
It is easily accessible with modern disabled toilets and spacious Changing Place facilities.
Our outdoor spaces are available for hire and we provide a variety of marquees and temporary structures. These are ideal for festivals, concerts, team building, sporting events and other outdoor productions. With easy transport links and easy access, our outdoor space is a great choice for vehicle demonstrations
Ramside Hall Hotel , set within a magnificent 350 acre estate, is County Durham’s largest, privately owned hotel which has just benefited from a £16m investment which has seen the creation of a second championship golf course and a new wing of state-of-the-art rooms.
The hotel boasts 4 restaurants including the renowned Rib Room Steakhouse & Grill and its newest addition, Fusion, with a pan-Asian menu. Pemberton’s Carvery offers traditional British cuisine and informal dining is also available in the Clubhouse.
The jewel in the crown, however, is The Spa at Ramside, which offers a range of lavish facilities, including five pools, a gym, thermal suite, restaurant and hairdressers.
Redworth Hall is a stunning 17th century Jacobean Manor House situated in the blissful tranquillity of its own 26 acres of landscaped grounds.
Part of The Cairn Collection, this signature four-star hotel is home to 143 bedrooms, The Retreat fitness and beauty rooms, and a number of function rooms hosting up to 250 guests, making it the perfect destination for business or pleasure.
Find us west of the River Wear, in the heart of the city on North Road. From here we raise the bar, bringing you creative cocktails, delicious food and incredible nights out in Durham. Enjoy stunning river views from our ground floor restaurant, or upstairs, dine and drink on our heated terrace with retractable roof – perfect for cocktails come rain or shine. We even serve coffee and cake in the morning, or how about a long boozy lunch with views of Durham Castle and Cathedral? Very tasty, indeed.
Situated on the outskirts of Durham in the Tees Valley, this striking four-star hotel provides an exceptional experience – where exquisite charm meets contemporary comfort. Surrounded by 150 acres of historical landscape, you’ll find it hard to escape the sense of tranquility that encompasses Wynyard Hall. With spectacular function rooms that can seat up to 240 guests and The Grand Marquee seating 650, we cater for special occasions of all sizes.