The family friendly city hotel is ideal for tourists and business travellers alike and offers 130 contemporary rooms over 5 floors, a relaxed licensed bar and lounge area with Sky sports channels, a priority club rewards programme offering preferential rates and free stays worldwide, on site meeting facilities and a lobby area with a 24-hour reception. There is a business/communication point in the lobby, high-speed WLAN/Internet access is available (charges apply), and guests may take advantage of the dry cleaning/ laundry facilities (charges apply), photocopying and fax services, a vending area for drinks and snacks, pay and display car park next door. Further facilities at this air-conditioned establishment include 8 hotel safes, 2 lifts and a breakfast room.Children up to 18 years stay free when sharing a parent's room.The rooms feature refreshing modern décor, are fully air-conditioned (individually adjustable), and come with a private bathroom with an invigorating power shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer as well as tea and coffee making faciliies, a work desk with a direct dial phone and Internet access, satelite TV/ Pay movies, a radio, heating, a microwave, an ironing set, a king-size bed and a safe. Family rooms that sleep up to 2 adults and 2 children under 18 are available, as are easy access and specially-adapted rooms for disabled guests.
Follow signs to A1 South, exit at A65 (changes to A1) continue for 8 km, exit on to A184 Gateshead/Newcastle Centre. The road name then changes to A189. Keep in right hand lane, after the 2nd set of traffic lights (road junction Westmorland Road and St James Boulevard) the hotel is situated on the right. The Metro Train from the airport arrives directly at Central Station - a 5-minute taxi-ride from the hotel.