A smart Newcastle hotel close to the city centre and St James' Park, with free WiFi and an Italian restaurantHoliday Inn® Newcastle - Jesmond hotel sits on the edge of Newcastle city centre.Getting into town is easy, with buses and Jesmond Metro station a 2-minute walk from the hotel. You can walk to matches at St. James' Park stadium in 20 minutes, and Newcastle International Airport (NCL) is a 10-minute drive. Live music at Metro Radio Arena is within easy reach, as is the buzzing Quayside district. Established in 1884, The Great North Museum: Hancock is a museum of natural history and ancient civilisations just a short walk from the hotel. You can host successful events in six well-equipped meeting rooms, with a trained events team on hand to assist. We're close to the HMRC and DWP offices, plus Cobalt, Quorum and Balliol business parks. Newcastle and Northumbria Universities are nearby.At this hotel you can enjoy:- Free on-site parking- 24-hour room service- Kids stay and eat freeHead to the airy Terrace Bar for a light lunch and a glass of wine. In the evening, grab a burger or sip a cocktail in the lively Zio Bar or go for a stone-baked pizza at Fratello's Italian Restaurant. You'll get a good night's rest in a comfortable room with a choice of pillows, and in the morning you can wake up to a full English breakfast.