Holiday Inn Express Newcastle Metrocentre


Conveniently located off the A1 at the Metro Centre, this hotel is 10 minute drive from Newcastle city centre. It is walking distance from restaurants, public transport and the MetroCentre shopping and entertainment venue. The hotel offers free WiFi.

There is a residents’ bar, and a buffet breakfast is served every morning which features a selection of continental and hot items, ensuring you have your nutritional needs covered to fuel your Great North Run.

All rooms feature a 32-inch flat-screen TV with Freeview and an en-suite with power shower.


  • On-site Bar to have some celebration drinks
  • Amazing daily breakfast


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker


Great North Run Start line is located around 4.8miles away and the Great North Run Finish line  is about 17.8 miles away.

Shuttle services are available to both athletes and spectators from the Holiday Inn Express Newcastle Metrocentre to the start and finish line. (Additional fees apply and this service must be booked in advance.  Option to add this to your booking on the following pages).

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