A stylish hotel near Newcastle city centre with meeting facilities free Wi-Fi and a fitness centre with a swimming pool Crowne Plaza® Newcastle - Stephenson Quarter hotel is conveniently located behind Newcastle railway station in the city centre. It's just 15 minutes' drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) and two miles from Gateshead train station. The bars restaurants Newcastle are a five-minute walk from the hotel. Newcastle United fans are a 15-minute walk from games at St. James' Park and families are just around the corner from interactive exhibits at the Life Science Centre. Business guests can stay completely connected with complimentary Wi-Fi and a 24-hour business centre. You can hold an event for up to 400 in one of our nine modern meeting rooms; our Crowne Plaza Meetings Director will take care of all the details. Guests are less than a mile from conferences at Sage Gateshead while Newcastle and Northumbria universities are approximately two miles away. Work off a day of meetings in the Mineral House Gymnasium with a steam room spa and indoor pool. Spoil yourself with a massage and cap the night off with cocktails in our stylish Gin Bar. Guests can use the Stephenson Quarters public car park adjacent to the hotel charges will apply. Enjoy locally sourced modern British cuisine in our smart Hawthorns restaurant.