The NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau has secured an allocation of bedrooms with special room rates at the Jurys Inn Hotel Newcastle City Centre, which is situated opposite the conference venue (200 m, 3 min walk). These rooms are bookable until one month prior to the event start date.
A credit/debit card is required to secure your room reservation. Individual bookings may be cancelled up until 2pm on the day of arrival without charge. For bookings of 10 rooms or more, cancellations can be made up until 28 days prior to the date of arrival without charge.
To reduce costs students/postdocs are encouraged to share rooms
single occupancy £79/room/night
double occupancy £95/room/night
Jurys Inn Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: +44 191 201 4400
About the accommodation
Located in the city centre, Jurys Inn is one of the most convenient hotels in Newcastle - perfectly placed to enjoy all the city has to offer. Just a short 8 minutes walk from Newcastle Central Station, the hotel offers easy access to transport links in and around the city.
Jurys Inn hotel in Newcastle has 274 bedrooms in total. More spacious than you’d expect, rooms can accommodate three adults or two adults with two children under twelve, or just one guest. The well-lit, spacious feel is clearly designed around our guests’ comfort.
- Spacious room for up to 3 adults or 2 adults/2 children sharing
- Free Wi-Fi
- Flat screen TV with Freeview
- Hair dryer
- Tea and coffee refreshment dock
- Spacious bathroom with complimentary toiletries
- Spacious well-lit work area
- Selection of pillows available for your comfort
- Rooms available for guests with reduced mobility
Accessible wheelchair friendly rooms
Jurys Inn has a number of bedrooms suitable for wheelchair access. These rooms have been designed to the highest specifications and include:
- Lowered beds for easy transfer from a wheelchair to the bed
- Wide doorways
- Sufficient floor space to manoeuvre
- Fully accessible bathrooms, including either roll-in shower or bath with additional hand rails, lower sink, grab rails and pull cords
Throughout the hotel, additional accessibility features include:
- Accessible toilets in public areas
- Lifts to all floors
Getting to Jurys Inn
By Car – Follow the signs for the A1 South, taking A184 exit and following the A189 (Redheuth Bridge)
Central Station – 8 Minute Walk
Turn left out of the station and keep left through the plaza of the Centre for Life. The hotel is directly opposite.
Newcastle International Airport is served by many airlines providing direct links from top international and UK destinations, and is only 8 miles from the city centre. The airport is connected to the Metro system, which is the quickest and easiest way to get to the city centre. Trains run every 5–15 minutes and the journey takes around 20 minutes to the Central Station. Bus services, car hire and taxis are all also available at the airport. Taxis to the city centre cost around £15.
The Life Conference Centre is located just 200 meters from Newcastle Central Station, which provides high-speed rail links to London in under three hours, Edinburgh in one and a half hours and York in an hour. The Metro, Tyne and Wear’s light rail system, connects the station to areas in Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, North Tyneside and South Tyneside.
If approaching from Newcastle Central Station, turn left onto Central Parkway just before you reach Times Square, and you will find the entrance to Life Conference and Banqueting halfway down the road on your right.
The Life Conference Centre is situated just a few minutes from the A1(M), linking it conveniently with London and the South, and Edinburgh and the North. There is a multi-storey car park at Times Square which provides over 400 secure parking spaces, with additional parking for disabled visitors just metres from Life’s door. The Sat Nav reference for Times Square Car Park is NE4 7AD.