Tyne and Wear
The hotel has been awarded and become an AA 4 Star Hotel. They have recently joined Mercure Hotels, a brand of Accor Hospitality, Europe's leading hotel group with over 4000 hotels. The Washington-based hotel offers a convenient location for visitors to the Tyne and Wear region with easy access to the major road network and within 15 minutes of Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland and Durham.MORE ABOUT THE HOTEL
Located just 6.8 miles from Newcastle city centre, this hotel boasts excellent facilities, including a restaurant, brasserie, lounge bar, and an 18-hole championship golf course. There is also a swimming pool, a hot tub and a steam room. The hotel makes a good base for all and is great for a weekend away in a place that has something for everyone. Shopaholics will enjoy the famous Metro Centre shopping mall, while Northumbria boasts beautiful coastlines and historic sights.
The refurbished bedrooms feature tea/coffee facilities and a flat-screen TV. Free WiFi is also available, and ironing facilities are provided.
There are themed evenings on selected Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. A number of meeting rooms are available to accommodate anything from 2 to 180 delegates. The Washington Suite, with its own bar, can seat up to 180 people (theatre-style) and is ideal for audiovisual presentations. The suite is also great for private functions, easily accommodating 150 guests for a dinner dance.
George Washington Golf Club is set in a picturesque setting and is one of the most challenging golf courses in the North East of England. The course is measured at 6625 yards from the championship tees and offers a unique challenge to any standard of golfer, with five par 5’s and a course par of 73.
Mercure Newcastle George Washington Hotel, Golf and Spa provides an exhilarating and exciting afternoon or day out, with beautiful surroundings set within 325 acres of championship golf course and picturesque countryside.
The Clubhouse provides the perfect relaxation space required after a round of golf and caters for corporate groups; events; individuals and business meetings; after golf bar; and Pro-Shop; selling a wide range of golfing brands.