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Gibside Hotel, Gateshead

Front Street, Whickham, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE16 4JG, UK
Gibside Hotel, Gateshead Gibside Hotel, Gateshead (0)191 488 9292 Front Street Whickham Gateshead
86 out of 100% 6 votes
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  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Golf in Local Area

Best Western Gibside Hotel is just 5 minutes from the A1 Motorway within the village of Wickham and offers a great selection of bedroom styles to suit all needs, along with a high standard of cuisine and attentive service.   

Fiona BeatonTravel Trade Executive
Rooms & Facilities
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  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Golf in Local Area

Number of Bedrooms: 50

Parking Spaces: 10

Steps into Hotel: 6

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Best Western Gibside Hotel in Whickham just outside Gateshead is a traditional 3 star hotel originally built in 1982 within a great location for visiting Newcastle without the city bustle. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in the hotel and there is private car parking available at the rear of the hotel. The friendly staff, many of whom have been at the Gibside Hotel for over 25 years, are sure to give you a true home-away-from-home experience. The staff are friendly and caring and will make sure your comfort is their top priority from the moment you check in.

When looking for hotels in Gatehead, look no further than the Gibside Hotel. Each of the bedrooms have been refurbished and are available as Standard, De-Luxe Rooms and Junior Suites. All bedrooms are en suite, and offer a comfortable relaxing atmosphere with a kingsized bed as standard. Families of up to 2 adults and 1 child can also be accommodated.

Paco’s Restaurant and bar offers a high standard of cuisine in an elegant setting and it also the perfect meeting place for informal drinks, or a drink before dinner. Relax in style in the hotel’s Egyptian themed ‘Sphinx’ Lounge Bar, with superb panoramic views across the Tyne Valley and extensive ‘Bistro’ style menu.

The Best Western Gibside Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3

The Gibside Hotel offers guests a great selection of bedroom styles to suit all needs. 

All bedrooms are en suite, and offer a comfortable relaxing atmosphere. Each room has a kingsized bed, direct dial telephone, radio, alarm, flatscreen colour TV with freeview, remote control, hairdryer and tea/coffee hospitality tray.

Deluxe rooms and Junior Suites are also available, providing a high standard of accommodation. Junior Suites include King sized beds, a lounge area with desk, separate bath and shower and plasma screen TV, reflecting the very highest standards of comfort and design.

All hotel rooms can be split into twin rooms if needed. 

Bar & Restaurant

Paco's Restaurant at the Gibside Hotel offers a high standard of cuisine, and an elegant setting suitable for any occasion.

The Chef's Specialities are complimented by a full A La Carte Menu. The wine list offers an extensive selection of wines from around the world.

Relax in style in the hotel's Egyptian themed 'Sphinx' Bar, with superb panoramic views across The Tyne Valley. It's a perfect meeting place for informal drinks with colleagues, business associates, friends and family.

Enjoy the atmosphere, and sample the variety of international beers, wines and cocktails available.

Sample Bistro Menu

Location & Directions

Directions to Gibside Hotel in Wickham near Gateshead

From A1 SOUTH Continue following signs for the MetroCentre. The Team Valley Trading Estate is on the right hand side of the motorway. Take the next exit - signposted Consett A692 Whickham B6317 and Teams. At the roundabout turn left - signposted Consett A692. Turn right at traffic lights - signposted Whickham. This is “Whickham Highway” B6317 which leads onto Front Street. Continue straight on for approx 2 miles. Shopping Centre on right hand side. Hotel immediately past Shopping Centre on right. Car Park first right past Hotel at rear. Reception also at rear of Hotel.

From A1 NORTH & A69 (SCOTLAND) Follow the A1, cross over the River Tyne, take the 1st slip road - signposted Whickham and Swalwell. Right at the next roundabout - signed Whickham and Swalwell. Left at mini roundabout and follow road for about 200 yards. Turn right at traffic lights - signposted Whickham. Continue up bank, straight ahead at traffic lights at the top of the bank. The Gibside Hotel is on the left hand side on the B6317, large stone built hotel. For car park and reception turn left after shops – just before the hotel, and come around to the rear of the hotel.

Nearest train station: Newcastle Central, 6 miles
Nearest tube station: Metro
Nearest airport: Newcastle, 9 miles
Free parking on site (10 spaces)

Whickham Street Map

Area Map

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Golf in Local Area
tick Climbing

The village of Whickham includes a beautiful park, selection of shops, individual restaurants and local pubs, all within easy walking distance of the Gibside Hotel. 

The Gibside hotel overlooks the MetroCentre, the largest indoor shopping and leisure complex in Europe. The hotel is within easy access to Newcastle City Centre and the Quayside - the hub of Newcastle nightlife.

There are many interesting places to visit when you stay at the Gibside hotel in North East England. There’s the beautiful coastline, with Castles, Monasteries and many other places of historical interest. 

Nearby Attractions

Beamish Museum (4 miles)
Gibside Chapel (3 miles)
Angel of The North (4 miles)
Durham City (9 miles)

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