YHA Newcastle Central
January sale
25% off

JANSALE-22

This hostel is part of our January sale. Offer subject to availability and cannot be used with any other discount. Valid on private rooms and Camping & Cabins accommodation only for stays until 31st March 2022 at selected hostels. Use the above promotional code at the checkout. Book via yha.org.uk before midnight 7th February 2022. See full terms and conditions.

Bed in a shared room from £10.00/night

Amenities

  • Bed linen
  • Central heating
  • Cot available
  • Disabled access rooms available
  • En-suite rooms available
  • Hangers
  • Hot water
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Lock on doors
  • Smoke alarm
  • Towel(s)
  • TV in room
  • WiFi in shared rooms

Need to know

Check in:
From 17:00
Check out:
Before 10:00
Towels and toiletries:
Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception.
Bedding:
Bedding is supplied in all our shared rooms.
WiFi:
Free WiFi is available in all our shared rooms.
Private room from £23.96/night

Amenities

  • Bed linen
  • Central heating
  • Cot available
  • Disabled access rooms available
  • En-suite rooms available
  • Hangers
  • Hot water
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Lock on doors
  • Towel(s)
  • TV in room
  • WiFi in rooms

Need to know

Check in:
From 17:00
Check out:
Before 10:00
Towels and toiletries:
Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception.
Bedding:
Bedding is supplied in all our private rooms.
Bedding:
Free WiFi is available in all our private rooms.

Overview

Good to Go England

COVID-19 Industry Standard

In Partnership with The National Tourist Organisation of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

YHA Newcastle Central offers cheap, comfortable and convenient accommodation in Newcastle Upon Tyne's city centre. This lively hostel is situated just five minutes from Grey's Quarter which is full of luxury retailers and rooftop restaurants, and High Bridge street, home to stylish gin bars, artisan cafes, independent shops and The Stand Comedy club.

From coastline to culture and brilliant nightlife, there's something for everyone in Newcastle.

Why guests love YHA Newcastle Central

  • City centre location
  • Just 10 minutes from Newcastle train station
  • Premium suites available

Accommodation at YHA Newcastle Central

Bed in a shared room

Dorms are not currently available. 

Dorm rooms have multiple beds, are typically more affordable than private rooms, and shared with other people who may not be travelling together. A typical shared room includes bunk beds, a reading light and a storage cupboard for each guest, secured by a padlock if required.

Children aged between 12 and 15 can stay in dorm rooms as long as an adult of the same gender accompanies them.

Some dorms may be en-suites, meaning that they have a bathroom in the room that you would be sharing with the other people in your dorm.

Private en-suite rooms

Enjoy your own space with a private en-suite room. Private rooms typically include a storage cupboard for each bed, secured by a padlock if required, a reading light and a wash hand basin.

Premium suites

Our premium suites have two separate bathrooms as well as a separate lounge area with large screen Smart TV and sleep up to 14 people - perfect for a night away with your friends.

Suites

Our suites sleep up to six people and have a lounge area with a large screen Smart TV in the room.

Food and drink at YHA Newcastle Central

YHA Newcastle Central seating area

Eat with us

YHA Newcastle Central is serving a range of tasty food options, including breakfast baps, for you to enjoy during your visit. A takeaway service is also available.

Breakfast baps

Breakfast baps at YHA Newcastle Central

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and we want to make sure you get off to a great start, so we are now serving delicious breakfast baps. Vegetarian and vegan options available.

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Hostel facilities

  • 24-hour access
  • 24-hour reception
  • Baby changing
  • Breakfast
  • Café
  • Contactless payments
  • Cycle store
  • Evening meals
  • Full mobile coverage
  • Games
  • Group meals
  • Highchair
  • Luggage store
  • Packed lunch
  • Paid parking on premises
  • Shared laundry room
  • Shared lounge
  • Shared TV
  • Vending machines
  • Water refill station
  • WiFi

Hostel need to know

Closed facilities: The following facilities are temporarily closed at this hostel due to COVID-19 safety measures - laundry room(s).

Seasonal opening pattern: YHA Newcastle Central is open all year round.

Hostel opening hours: YHA Newcastle Central is open to the public from Monday - Sunday, 24 hours a day.

Reception hours: From 17:00 - 22:00.

Café opening hours: Carliol Square Café is open to the public from Monday - Sunday, 07:30 - midnight.

Parking: There are limited parking bays outside the hostel. These are £2.40 per 2 hours and free from 18:30 - 08:00. There are other car parks close by (charges apply).

WiFi: Free WiFi is available in shared social spaces and all rooms.

YHA Newcastle Central - Access Statement

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YHA Newcastle Central

Map references

OS Grid Ref: NZ251643

Lat/Lng: 54.97338, -1.608038

Contact information

Phone: +44 345 260 2583

Email: [email protected]

YHA School Trips

YHA Newcastle Central offers groups and schools the perfect base from which to explore the city. Find out more about group bookings over on our Groups website.

History

Newcastle Gaol was built as a gaol and house of correction, designed by the famous Newcastle architect John Dobson on the site of YHA Newcastle Central. In 1925 the prison closed with the prisoners transferred to Durham. 

Telephone House, the city's telephone exchange, was built in its place in 1932, which later became YHA Newcastle Central.

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