Welcome to Hotel Thistle Newcastle City Centre The County Newcastle upon Tyne, Located in the heart of Newcastle city centre and opposite Newcastle’s Central Rail and Bus Station, this beautifully preserved 19th-century building is now a modern hotel. The O2 Academy and Metro Radio Arena are both within a 10-minute walk of the hotel. The County Hotel by Thistle, Newcastle is just 10 minutes’ walk from the restaurants, bars and theatres, as well as the vibrant Quayside area. St James’ Park, home of Newcastle United FC, is a 10-minute walk away. With a flat-screen satellite TV, an in-room safe and tea and coffee making facilities, the rooms also have 24-hour room service available. Private bathrooms each feature an over bath shower and a hairdryer,with ironing facilities also available. Free high speed Wi-Fi is available throughout. Rendez Vous Restaurant provides a range of British and international cuisine prepared with locally sourced ingredients. The relaxed lounge bar shows sports on large LCD TVs. The hotel offers off-site gym facilities within walking distance. (Hotel Thistle Newcastle City Centre The County Newcastle upon Tyne hotels booking).