Unmissable things to do on a stunning escape
Book yourself an exhilarating Stunning Escape in Newcastle, Northumberland and North Tyneside.
Stargaze under the darkest skies in the UK, enjoy amazing food in front of a roaring fire in a medieval castle or explore the history of Newcastle by visiting the place which gave the city its name.
Book a new adventure today and enjoy a magical, escape up North!
Book a Starry Knights extravaganza
When the sun sets in the winter months the stars come out to play in Northumberland. You’ll experience some of the clearest skies in the largest International Dark Sky Park in the UK. Langley Castle, a 14th century castle hotel, in the heart of the Northumberland countryside, has teamed up with nearby Kielder Observatory to offer you an unforgettable experience with their Starry Knights extravaganza. You’ll enjoy a delicious 3-course meal in Langley’s AA Rosette restaurant before heading out, by dead of night, to the Kielder Observatory, with a transfer by luxury coach. When you return, you’ll be treated to a cheeseboard and warming snifter, served in the magnificent Drawing Room, before retiring to your luxury accommodation.
Explore Newcastle Castle
How about a visit to another castle? Well, the North East is famed for having an abundance of them and where better to go than the place that gave Newcastle its name... Newcastle Castle! Explore its rich history from a Royal fortress to grim dungeons. You can also climb to the top of the castle for panoramic views of this stunning city.
You're a wizard, Harry!
Enrol in Hogwarts School of Wizardry and Witchcraft itself with a trip to Alnwick Castle for a Harry-Potter inspired tour. Used as a filming location for the first two Harry Potter films you be able to become a wizard for the day, as well of getting a tour of the impressive Alnwick Castle, home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Northumberland.