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Parks and landmarks

From grand gothic buildings to small parish churches, riverside trails to city centre parks, you’ll find some great sights to see and places to explore in Newcastle. Get the lowdown on Newcastle’s best parks and landmarks.

Other parks

Wherever you find yourself in Newcastle, a park is never far. You’ll find children’s playgrounds, bowling greens and tennis courts in Gosforth Central Park and Armstrong Park. Paddy Freeman's Park offers a model boat club and football pitches, while Brandling Park boasts an outdoor gym and skate park. The smaller Hodgkin Park is a quiet alternative with lots of water features and ponds.

Looking for a hotel in Newcastle?

We have a huge range of hotels in the North East for the business and leisure traveller. If you're on business, check into our airport hotels. We also have a range of hotels ideally located for a weekend break away. There are hotels near Newcastle University plus a collection of budget hotels for the price conscious  Whichever part of Newcastle you’re planning to visit, you’ll find comfortable Premier Inn hotels nearby.