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Great North Run Accommodation

The Great North Run attracts competitors from all across the world to enter into the UK’s largest marathon. Make the most of this spectacular multicultural event by exploring the city and staying at some of our finest establishments.

If you’re travelling from outside the North East, you can easily find the perfect accommodation for the Great North Run in Newcastle and Gateshead.

Travelling to the Great North Run is easy thanks to the number of hotels, B&B’s and boutique hotels available in the Newcastle and Gateshead areas. No matter which side of the river you stay on, Nirvana offers accommodation deals that offer transfer services from all over the UK, unique charity and club packages as well as guaranteed easy travel from your room to the starting line.

Nirvana accomodation provider

With experience of providing travel and accommodation services for both runners and spectators to the Simplyhealth Great North Run since 1999, the Official Travel Partner, Nirvana, can assist your journey to the North East. 

Founded in the North East and with the very best local knowledge of any other travel and accommodation provider, Nirvana offer accommodation within a 50 mile radius of Newcastle City Centre to suit all budgets, as well as unique travel package services to ensure a stress-free event experience.

Visit the Nirvana website to view and book all of Nirvana’s Simplyhealth Great North Run travel and accommodation options,  or email Alternatively if you wish to speak to a member of the Nirvana team, please call 0191 257 1750.

If you prefer to choose your own accommodation for the Great North Run so you can take in the sights of the city, there is a selection of fantastic hotels and travel lodges available in both Newcastle and Gateshead’s prime locations. Hotel du Vin & Bistro is located in the heart of vibrant Ouseburn with outstanding views of Newcastle's Quayside and bridges, whilst the Newcastle Sleeperz Hotel offers a stylish, central location in the heart of Newcastle, right next door to Newcastle’s Central Train Station.

Runners and spectators visiting for the Great North Run can both save and splurge at Jesmond’s 4 Star Holiday Inn which offers breakfast as well as easy access to some of Jesmond’s finest bars and restaurants for unwinding after the event. If you wish to stay close to the Great North Run main events and locations to take some time to explore the city over the weekend, The Copthorne Hotel, Malmaison and Vermont Hotels’ sit directly on the Quayside and overlook the famous Tyne Bridge which runners will cross en route to the finish line on race day; the perfect view for inspiration, we’re sure you’ll agree.

You can find all of the best recommended hotels and accommodation for the Great North Run below. Explore the other Great North Run Events in the area and book a place to stay, today.

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  1. Add The Vermont ApartHotel to your Itinerary

    The Vermont ApartHotel

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Boasting 11 luxury apartments, including 2 stunning penthouse suites on the Cosmopolitan Newcastle Quayside. Every spacious apartment is individually decorated, and furnished to the highest standards.

  2. Add Holiday Inn Newcastle-Jesmond to your Itinerary

    Holiday Inn Newcastle-Jesmond

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars Hotel

    The fully air conditioned Holiday Inn Newcastle-Jesmond, is based in trendy Jesmond just minutes from the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. This modern 4 star hotel boasts all the features expected from an established brand such as Holiday Inn.


    Price £45.00 to £65.00 Per person (breakfast included)
  3. Add The Lord Crewe Arms to your Itinerary

    The Lord Crewe Arms


    Swept up in the wilds of the North Pennine moors, holding court over the honey stone village of Blanchland and crafted by plucky Twelfth Century monks who headed for the Northumbrian hilltops in search of celestial isolation, ours is just the spot…

  4. Add Cottages in Northumberland: 3 Dukes Cottage, Backworth to your Itinerary

    Cottages in Northumberland: 3 Dukes Cottage, Backworth

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    3 Dukes Cottage rests in a gorgeous Grade II listed building in Backworth, a picturesque village just a few miles from Whitley Bay and 10 miles from Newcastle City Centre.

  5. Add YHA Newcastle Central to your Itinerary

    YHA Newcastle Central

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    If you're looking for somewhere to stay in Newcastle city centre then look no further than YHA Newcastle Central which offers cheap, comfortable and convenient accommodation in Newcastle Upon Tyne's city centre. YHA Newcastle Central is a…

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    Price £15.00 Per person per night
  6. Add Motel One to your Itinerary

    Motel One

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Motel One Newcastle boasts modern features, and is centrally located just a 2-minute walk to the historic city centre.

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    Price £59.00 to £74.00 Per room (room only)
  7. Add Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre to your Itinerary

    Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre


    4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars Hotel

    Set by the A1M next to the MetroCentre, Europe’s largest leisure and retail complex, the Newcastle Marriott Hotel, MetroCentre offers the location, exceptional service and amenities you’d expect from a 4 star hotel in Newcastle. The hotel…

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  8. Add Slaley Hall Hotel to your Itinerary

    Slaley Hall Hotel

    4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars

    Not 100, not 500 but 1000 acres of Northumberland moorland and forest play home to this magnificent, elegant Edwardian mansion. That the interiors are almost as dramatic as the exterior says it all. This is very old world grandeur with a modern…

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    Price £55.00 to £135.00 Per person (breakfast included)
  9. Add Hilton Newcastle Gateshead to your Itinerary

    Hilton Newcastle Gateshead


    Accredited Hotel Visit England Accredited Hotel

    The outstanding riverside location - providing breathtaking views of the River Tyne, the Quayside and Newcastle - is Hilton's landmark in the North East. Stylish exterior matched by an incredible range of state-of-the-art facilities inside.

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    Price £110.00 to £250.00 Per person (room only)
  10. Add The Vermont Hotel to your Itinerary

    The Vermont Hotel

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars Hotel

    The Vermont Hotel is an independent, four-star luxury hotel located at the heart of Newcastle city centre. A perfect base to explore the city centre.

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    Price £79.00 to £129.00 Per room (room only)

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