NewcastleGateshead is a place where stunning architecture and 2,000 years of history meet world-class facilities, where fantastic travel links meet a compact destination that’s sure to leave a lasting impression. What's more, a warm welcome awaits delegates thanks to the legendary Geordie friendliness.
Our huge choice of exciting urban and rural venues mixed with passionate professionals providing great support services are no co-incidence, it’s in our nature to achieve and help others do the same. Be it a meeting for ten or a conference for thousands, NewcastleGateshead provides a perfect backdrop to help make your event a huge success.
NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau is the official convention bureau for NewcastleGateshead and the surrounding area, and offers the full range of services you would expect plus a little bit more. We can arrange everything from venue sourcing and booking, to accommodation, transport and entertainment for your delegates, and our enthusiasm, passion and local knowledge will help make your NewcastleGateshead event your best yet.
NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau surveys all delegates who have booked rooms through our online accommodation booking service and asks them to describe NewcastleGateshead in three words.
Recent choices include:
Friendly, attractive, historic
Crème de North
Compact, friendly, accessible
Full of life
Inviting vibrant city
Clean, bright, friendly
Charming, friendly, welcoming
Worth coming back
And the three most popular words? Time and time again the three words delegates use most to describe our city are… vibrant, interesting and friendly.
Almost 90% of recent delegates to NewcastleGateshead said they would like to return for a leisure break. (Source: NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau Delegate Survey)