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What's Special About Malmaison in Newcastle:

Malmaison Newcastle is a glamorous, yet irreverent, upscale hotel with a French twist. The hotel's trendy attitude and plush decor will appeal both to the young and young at heart. It's located across from the spectacular Millennium Bridge and is within walking distance of the Newcastle/Gateshead arts and entertainment district. Everything about the cosmopolitan, luxury hotel is a bit over the top, but in a good way. The lobby of Malmaison Newcastle is like a plush cave. You may be in England, but the feminine elevator voice greets you in French.

Guest Rooms at Malmaison in Newcastle:

  • 120 guest rooms
  • Guestrooms are a minimum of 240 square feet; there are 16 suites.
  • Each room features a CD/DVD player, flat-screen TV, high-speed Internet access, desk, iron and ironing board, coffee maker and tea service, hairdryer and a mini-bar.
  • Rates: $$
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Dining at Malmaison in Newcastle:

Restaurants include:
  • The elegant Brasserie offers river views and Mediterranean-influenced cuisine created with produce from the local area. A superb wine list is complemented with Belgium, Scottish and English beers, including the famous Newcastle Brown Ale, which beer lovers shouldn't miss.
  • For more casual fare there's Cafe Mal, a deli-style eatery with a river view. Fresh-brewed cappuccino complements the cafe's delicious panninis, salads and sandwiches.

Activities and Amenities at Malmaison in Newcastle:

  • La Petite Spa features an Asian decor theme and a wide range of relaxing body treatments. Prices are reasonable, even if you have to convert dollars to pounds. Special treatments are available for expecting and nursing mothers.
  • Gymtonic is the hotel's fully equipped fitness center on the fourth floor.
  • The Malmaison Newcastle bar offers a chic environment for chilling out with a cocktail.

Good to Know About Malmaison in Newcastle:

  • Complimentary bathroom toiletries come in extra large sizes with fun tag lines on their packaging.
  • While staying at Malmaison Newcastle I felt hip, even though I am the farthest thing from it.

History and Culture Near Malmaison:

Within easy walking distance, across the Millennium bridge, is the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Arts, known for its avant-garde modern art. Even those with an "I could have done that" attitude toward abstract art will want to take in the fabulous views of the city from the museum. A short drive from the hotel is the landmark mammoth modern sculpture The Angel of the North. On the other end of the historic spectrum is the Newcastle Castle Keep, which was built by Henry II around 1178 AD. It's the original site for the beginning of Hadrian's Wall, built by the Romans to keep out invaders from the north.

Getting to Malmaison in Newcastle:

Malmaison Newcastle is located in a converted warehouse on the banks of the River Tyne, Newcastle, England, about 15 minutes from the airport.
Find a flight to Newcastle International Airport

Contact Malmaison in Newcastle:

Quayside, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3DX
Direct Phone: 0191 245 5000
Web site: Malmaison in Newcastle

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