The Grand Hotel
The Grand Hotel, situated in the historic seaside town of Tynemouth in Tyne and Wear, offers stunning panoramic views across the North East coastline at the very mouth of the River Tyne.
Stunning Longsands Beach, famous for its fantastic surfing waters, is literally just across the road from the hotel entrance and is the perfect place for a brisk walk after breakfast or for a leisurely stroll on a summer's evening while you watch the sun go down.
End your search for luxury hotels in North East England. With 45 en-suite rooms, The Grand Hotel is one of the most prestigious hotels in the Tyne and Wear area boasting a wide selection of rooms, ranging from our comfortable standard rooms to our more lavish four poster deluxe rooms with spa baths.
The Grand Hotel is truly grand by name and grand by nature. This magnificent listed, landmark building with its imposing stone fronted entrance way, period Victorian features and sweeping central staircase was built in 1872 and was once a summer residence of the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland. It first opened its doors as a hotel in 1877 and since then the hotel has continued with its aim of offering the best in North East hospitality.
Hospitality and Dining
Aside from fantastic sea views this luxury hotel boasts three superb function rooms, Copperfields Bar with an upmarket pub atmosphere, the Michelin recommended fine dining Victoria Restaurant and Drawing Room renowned locally for its delicious Afternoon Teas.
Exceptional North East Wedding Venue
Since 1995, The Grand Hotel has been licensed to hold civil marriage ceremonies and is a very popular North East wedding venue - providing the perfect romantic setting. We believe every wedding should personal and our unique setting over looking the stunning North East coastline, relaxed atmosphere, understated grandeur, and choice of ceremony rooms ensures your wedding day is truly individual.
The hotel offers 2 licensed suites, for your wedding ceremony, seating 30 to 130 guests. The Grand Hotel a superb wedding venue in the North East for your wedding breakfast and evening reception, with our sumptuous food, wedding facilities, accommodation and beautiful North East coast line for a dramatic backdrop for those important wedding photographs.
Guests can enjoy an extensive range of menus created by our team of award-winning chefs from the finest, seasonal, locally sourced ingredients, then dance into the evening before retiring to the sumptuous comfort of our beautifully furnished rooms and suites.
The Grand Hotel truly is an exceptional North East hotel licensed for wedding venues, receptions and civil partnerships.
Transport options for guests to your wedding venue include Newcastle Airport and the Newcastle to Amsterdam Ferry Terminal close by. We have plenty of luxurious accommodation for your guests and our lavish four poster rooms with spa for the bride and groom - so why not extend your stay to a short break with us and explore Newcastle, Northumbria and the North East.
If you are looking to book your wedding venue within the next 140 days - you might want to take a look at our late availability wedding venue special offers - so you can still have the wedding day you always wished for.
Whether your visit is for business or pleasure, our dedicated team of staff will work hard to ensure that all your requirements are taken care of. We've even thought of little extras which can be placed in your room for arrival to further enhance your visit and to allow you to switch off from the moment you arrive - just take a look at the 'extras' section of our gift voucher page for ideas and to order.
The Grand Hotel, in the heart of Tyne and Wear, is easily accessed via public transport links; bus (outside the hotel), the Newcastle Metro Line (Tynemouth Station - 10 mins walk), Newcastle International Airport (19 miles away) as well as the Newcastle to Amsterdam Ferry Terminal (4 miles away).