Newcastle is a vibrant city, well known for its lively Bigg Market area, where you can find quite a number of bars and pubs, along with numerous restaurants.
Admire Georgian architecture in the city centre, or visit the Great North Museum, Life Science Centre, Washington Wetland Centre or the Blue Reef aquarium in North Shields. There's plenty to do and see. Shopping enthusiasts will enjoy The Central Arcade, Eldon Square shopping center and the Metro Centre in Gateshead which is Europe’s largest shopping and leisure complex. Britain’s largest original art store, The Biscuit Factory, is nearby.
It can be busy in the city centre, especially if you visit during a match day when the Magpies play at St James' Park football ground.
Centrally located self catering apartments, along the banks of the River Tyne, are within minutes of numerous attractions and sights. They feature a stylish decor, modern furniture and fully equipped kitchens. Some spacious and contemporary flats have views of the river and the Millennium Bridge. The Baltic Centre, Grey’s Monument and the eye-catching Sage Gateshead are also within easy reach. Some accommodations provide a generous buffet breakfast, and have a fitness centre, free laundry room and free car parking.
Short or Long Term Stay
Apartments offer you a stylish place to stay whether you are staying in the city for business or leisure. Rent it for one night, one week or longer. Self catering is found near all famous landmarks such as The Baltic Centre, the Tyne Bridge, Sage Gateshead, train station, St James’ Park Stadium, Eldon Square Shopping Centre and Monument Mall, Millennium Bridge, Metro Radio Arena, Racecourse, Quayside marina, Northumbria University, and many more. Studios and holiday flats are located is popular areas such as the city centre, Jesmond district, and Quayside. The city's cruise and ferry port can be found in North Shields.
Main railway station ?
If you want to travel by train to Newcastle Central Station, the station is served by several rail operating companies.
There are regular direct rail services to London Kings Cross railroad st., Birmingham New Street, Waverley in Edinburgh Scotland, Leeds city, Sheffield (see rentals), central York, Aberdeen, Glasgow and other locations all over England and Scotland.
Where is Newcastle-upon-Tyne ?
The seaport city of Newcastle is located in northern-east England. The town/city lies in the county of Tyne and Wear, on the north bank of the River Tyne.
- Darlington -- 31 miles
- Carlisle -- 53 miles
- York -- 74 miles
- Leeds -- 81 miles
- Bradford -- 82 miles
- Blackburn -- 92 miles
Visitors flying to the city will arrive at Newcastle International Airport NCL, located near Ponteland a few miles north-west of the city centre. Frequently served airports include London Heathrow Intl., Belfast International in Northern Ireland, Bristol airport, and Southampton in Hampshire.
5 Must See Attractions and Sights
(Arch 6, Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley, NE1 2PQ England)
Tunnel built to transport coal to the River Tyne. It was also used as an air-raid shelter during World War II. Taking a tour gives you the opportunity to discover a little bit of city's hidden history.
Grey Street and Grainger Town
Historic heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. The area includes Grainger Market, Theatre Royal, Grey Street, Grainger Street and Clayton Street. It's home to cobbled streets, stunning architecture, many restaurants, and shops.
(along the banks of the River Tyne)
Great place to stroll around, popular by both locals and tourists. Lively and picturesque area with many restaurants and historic pubs. Cross the stunning Gateshead Millenium bridge and admire the views of the riverside.
(100 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BR, England)
The Theatre Royal is an absolutely beautiful venue which has the most amazing shows. Right in the middle of town.
The Discovery Museum
(Blandford Sq., Tyne and Wear NE1 4JA, United Kingdom UK)
The Discovery Museum is a fantastic free museum set in the old CWS North East headquarters premises. There's lots to see and masses of interactive displays.
Cheap Deals for Serviced Flats to Let in City Centre
Looking for a cheap rental apartment in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear ?
A great value accommodation in Newcastle cosmopolitan Jesmond district is Kensington House Aparthotel. These luxury 4 star rated lets have free parking and Wi-Fi access, and are located 3 minutes from Jesmond Metro Station and 10 minutes walk from the city centre. Each apartment has stylish decor, modern furniture and fully equipped kitchens.
Other excellent short or long term stays can be found at Premier. Located in the city centre, these 4-star flats are a 5-minute walk from the Rail Station, and a 10-minute walk from St James’ Park Stadium, home to Newcastle football club.
We can recommend you also Newcastle Quay. The stylish apts have a private balcony, free Wi-Fi and offers superb views of the River Tyne and iconic Millennium Bridge. Situated next to the famous Baltic Art Gallery and Sage Gateshead Music Centre, these self catering rentals to rent are just 1.5 miles from the city centre. Free car parking is available on site.