intu Metrocentre – One of Europe’s finest indoor shopping Mall is with 10 mins walk from Hoppers cottage. It also boasts a fine range of restaurant’s and has a 12 screen Odeon Cinema. The metrocentre is a main hub for trains from and to Newcastle, Middlesbrough and Carlisle. There is also full bus terminal offering services for the north east.
Newcastle City Centre, home of the Great North Run, a fabulous shopping centre, and a range of cultural and historic attractions for visitors to enjoy.
Looking for fitness :
Easy access to Northumberland, Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham, from Hoppers Cottage.
Hexham Abbey, Hadrians Wall, Durham Cathedral, Newcastle United, Angel of the North, Whitley Bay & Northumberland coast, numerous golf clubs.
Further a field the beautiful Alnwick Castle and Gardens is well worth a visit, followed by a trip to the stunning north east coast line at Bamburgh, this area is one of the best kept serects in the country.