About Newcastle

Newcastle is a vibrant mix of historic, contemporary, cultural and stylish attractions.

With a 2000 years old heritage and history and with world famous attractions in such a compact area there is something for everyone to explore easily. Enjoy incredible architecture, cosmopolitan cuisine and world-class art.

You will experience fabulous festivals and events all year round. Newcastle is known for its amazing night-life and superb shopping and all surrounded by some of the most beautiful coast and countryside in Britain.

Newcastle has something for everyone and no matter your reason for visiting we are sure you will not leave disappointed. Our location means that you have shops, restaurants, bars, clubs, museums, art galleries and much much more all within a short walking distance. Newcastle is a great base for exploring the North East and visiting attractions such as Alnwick Castle or Hadrian’s Wall. The friendly and knowledgeable staff at the Albatross can guide you and offer you information regarding this wonderful city and what it has to offer.

Weekends are about parties and football in Newcastle. The clubs and pubs of Newcastle are legendary and people come from all around the world to see what all of the fuss is about. Newcastle on a weekend is not for the faint hearted and can get pretty wild. During football season our location makes us an excellent choice for those coming to see the Magpies play.

Don’t just take our word for it, come and see for yourself everything that Newcastle has to offer.