Ramada Encore Newcastle - Gateshead

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The Ramada Encore Newcastle Gateshead is a modern, purpose-built hotel is located at the transformed Gateshead Quays. Ideally located for the Baltic, Sage and the Millennium footbridge across to Newcastle Quayside is just a few minutes walk away. Bedrooms offer freedom of space and are well appointed and comfortable, with well-presented en suites. Public areas are open-plan with a relaxed all-day menu serving food in all locations. A small gym and barrier controlled off-road parking are added benefits along with the 3 EV chargers available to guests.

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3 Star Hotel
Ramada Encore Newcastle - Gateshead
Hawks Road, Gateshead Quays, GATESHEAD, NE8 3AD


  • En-suite rooms: 200
  • Family rooms: 75
  • Free TV
  • Broadband available
  • WiFi available
  • Hearing loop installed
  • Children welcome
  • Gym available
  • Lift available
  • Night porter available
  • Outdoor parking spaces: 70
  • Accessible bedrooms: 11
  • Walk-in showers
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Tyne & Wear

The metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear encompasses Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Gateshead, South Shields and Sunderland, as well as part of Hadrian’s Wall. The county is cut through by the two rivers after which it is named. The area grew prosperous on coal and shipbuilding, and buildings of Victorian grandeur reflect its heyday. George Stephenson established an ironworks here in 1826, and the first engine on the Stockton and Darlington railway was made in Newcastle.

Newcastle’s ‘new castle’ is believed to date from the 11th century, though the present keep dates from the 12th. Other ancient buildings include the cathedral and Guildhall, while contemporary constructions include the Metro, which links Newcastle to Gateshead (along with several bridges), and the Metro Centre in Gateshead, Europe’s largest indoor shopping and leisure complex.

Jarrow, five miles east of Newcastle, is remembered for the Jarrow Crusade of 1936, when 200 men marched to London to bring attention to the plight of unemployed shipbuilders. The town was also the home of monk-scholar, the Venerable Bede, whose 8th-century work, Historia Ecclesiastica Gentis Anglorum, was the first important history written about the English.

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