Fantastic Fillers: Durham Delights & Geordie Gems

Albatross offer a wide selection of great hotels in the North East, from modern city centre hotels to stunning country houses in fantastic touring locations, and all are within easy access of the many attractions this beautiful area has to offer. The North East has it all from vibrant cities to rugged coast lines, history to heritage, cathedrals to culture.
There is plenty to do in Tyne & Wear and County Durham, below are just a few attractions.

Tyne & Wear
Angel of the North


Gateshead Millennium Bridge


Northumbria
Hadrian's Wall


Alnwick Castle


County Durham
Durham Cathedral


Beamish Museum
Legend

Copthorne Hotel Newcastle

Newcastle-upon-Tyne
AAAA Located in the City Centre
Located in the heart of the city, the contemporary Copthorne Newcastle offers views of the River Tyne and its bridges, and with easy access to all road links it is the perfect location from which to explore. The bedrooms offer comfortable, modern furnishings with views over the river and include TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Meals are served in the light and airy Quay 7 restaurant, which offers tasty meals and a perfect space in which to enjoy a drink, either inside or outside, to make the most of the riverside location. Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge.

Holiday Inn Newcastle Gosforth Park

Seaton Burn, Tyne & Wear
AAA+ Double for Single Occupancy Great Touring Location
This modern 3 star hotel is located just to the north of Newcastle, with good access available to the A1 for touring Northumbria. All 151 bedrooms are of a good size with hairdryer, TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Relax in the large, newly refurbished Mercury Bar and lounge area before your dinner in the stylish Blagdon Brasserie. The hotel also has leisure facilities including an indoor swimming pool, spa bath and sauna. Coach parking is on-site and free of charge.

Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

Darlington, County Durham
This elegant 4 star Victorian period hotel is located opposite the Pease statue and shopping area in the centre of the historic market town of Darlington. The hotel has 83 warmly decorated rooms, 2 of which are adapted for wheelchair access, and all are equipped with hairdryer, TV and tea/coffee making facilities. The Carriages restaurant is elegantly furnished in a traditional style and the kitchen team strives to deliver an exceptional dining experience. The Kings Head Bar & Lounge offers a more informal yet stylish area for relaxing with a cup of coffee or a glass of wine. The Carriages Bar is sophisticated and chic and offers excellent views over Darlington. Coach parking is on-site and free of charge.

Radisson Blu Hotel Durham

Durham
AAAA Double for Single Occupancy
The 4 star Radisson Blu overlooks the River Wear and is centrally located within walking distance of the historic city centre. This chic hotel provides an ideal base for a long Durham weekend. All 207 stylishly decorated rooms are equipped with TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Meals for groups will be served in the hotel's "College" restaurant. The renowned Super Breakfast Buffet offers over 80 breakfast items including traditional English breakfast. The hotel also has a cosy bar and a health club where guests can enjoy free use of the indoor swimming pool, sauna, spa bath, steam room and gym. Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge.

Redworth Hall Hotel

Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
AAAA Manor House Hotel
Dating back to 1693, this luxurious 4 star Jacobean manor house hotel retains many of its original features. Set in 150 acres of woodland, the Redworth Hall Hotel is both grand and majestic with a welcoming reception area. The 143 spacious bedrooms are equipped with TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. The restaurant and bar are decorated in a classic, elegant style. The hotel also offers a beautiful indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, spa bath, beauty salon and tennis courts. Coach parking is on-site and free of charge.

Slaley Hall

Hexham, Northumberland
AAAA Charming Location
The 4 star Slaley Hall is an Edwardian mansion with a modern twist set in 1,000 acres of stunning Northumberland countryside. Its 141 stylish bedrooms are elegantly decorated and equipped with TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Meals are served in Hadrian’s Brasserie offering classic British food with a local, contemporary twist. The hotel also has two Championship golf courses and luxury leisure facilities which include a large indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym. Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge.

Redworth Hall Hotel

Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
4 Nights Half Board
April - October 2018
Twin from £245pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £95

Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

Darlington, County Durham
3 Nights Half Board
June, August & September 2018
Twin from £145pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £70

Radisson Blu Durham

Durham, County Durham
3 Nights Half Board
July 2018
Twin from £195pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £75

Copthorne Hotel Newcastle

Newcastle-upon-Tyne
3 Nights Half Board
June 2018
Twin from £159pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £75

4 Nights Half Board
July 2018
Twin from £212pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £100

Holiday Inn Newcastle Gosforth Park

Seaton Burn, Tyne & Wear
4 Nights Half Board
August 2018
Twin from £189pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £88

Slaley Hall

Hexham, Northumberland
4 Nights Half Board
May 2018
Twin from £259pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £110
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