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  • Overview

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    • Enjoy an evening of entertainment, seeing the Andre Rieu live in concert!
    • Discover vibrant Newcastle at leisure
    • Explore the historical city of Durham, set in the ‘Land of the Prince Bishops’
    • Take a trip to medieval Hexham

    Join us in Newcastle as we see Andre Rieu live in concert at the Metro Radio Arena, as well as enjoying a fantastic five-day break to Chollerford. One of the world’s greatest classical musicians, Andre Rieu is famous for his innovative concerts, performing throughout the world alongside the excellent Johann Strauss Orchestra. Credited with reviving the popularity of waltz music; Andre Rieu’s concerts appeal to all! Read More

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    We’ll stay at The George Hotel in Chollerford and enjoy an excursion to historical Durham during our break. Located within the ancient ‘Land of the Prince Bishops’, Durham is known for its beautiful setting and its cathedral, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    We will also visit Hexham, a charming medieval town. Wander along its picturesque winding streets, step inside the boutiques lining its high street, and see splendid Hexham Abbey.

    The highlight of our break will be our trip to vibrant Newcastle, where we will enjoy time at leisure to explore this superb city, before we continue to the Metro Radio Arena to see Andre Rieu live in concert!
  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

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  • The Hotel

    YOUR HOTEL


    George Hotel

    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    • George Hotel, Chollerford
    The George Hotel in Chollerford is a perfect retreat for leisure travellers, and a property we consider to be one of the most relaxing hotels in Northumbria. It is superbly located just 20 minutes from Newcastle International Airport, and just 30 minutes from the centre of Newcastle. With 47 bedrooms over two floors, the hotel is a historic building dating back to the 1700s. It is set in a beautiful location by the North Tyne river, just five miles from the market town of Hexham. Game fishing is extremely popular on this stretch of the river, with permits available at the hotel. Northumberland National Park is situated just five miles to the west. The hotel is also superbly equipped with leisure facilities. Our leisure club includes a swimming pool, Jacuzzi bath, Sauna and steam room. You’ll find the quality of the hotel is amply matched by our staff. Friendly, warm and highly trained, they’ll do everything necessary to ensure your stay at The George is a relaxing and memorable one.
    • Located in a picture postcard setting on the Banks of the North Tyne River
    • Building dates back to the 1700's providing the perfect place to relax and unwind
    • Beautiful grounds and gardens offer a fine backdrop to the River Tyne where permits are available for game fishing
    • Well-equipped leisure club complete with swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room

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  • Excursions & Extras

    INCLUDED EXCURSIONS


    Andre Rieu
    Andre Rieu in Newcastle

    Join us as we make our way to the vibrant city of Newcastle, where we enjoy free time to explore this cosmopolitan destination. We will then continue to the Metro Radio Arena for the highlight of our holiday - seeing Andre Rieu in concert! The world-famous violinist puts on a fantastic show of classical music, accompanied by his incredible Johann Strauss Orchestra, which appeals to all!

    Please note on this day, lunch will be provided at the hotel 
    instead of dinner.

    Durham Cathedral
    Excursion to Durham

    Enjoy an excursion to Durham in the ‘Land of the Prince Bishops’, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The magnificent cathedral, Norman castle, medieval streets and riverside walks all combine to make an unforgettable visit.

    Hexham Abbey
    Jaunt to Hexham
    Make the most of a jaunt to the nearby medieval town of Hexham. Stone architecture, cobbled streets and historical buildings blend with delightful boutiques, high street favourites, and quirky coffee shops, as well as the beautiful Abbey which is well worth a visit!
    Andre Rieu
    Andre Rieu in Newcastle

    Join us as we make our way to the vibrant city of Newcastle, where we enjoy free time to explore this cosmopolitan destination. We will then continue to the Metro Radio Arena for the highlight of our holiday - seeing Andre Rieu in concert! The world-famous violinist puts on a fantastic show of classical music, accompanied by his incredible Johann Strauss Orchestra, which appeals to all!

    Please note on this day, lunch will be provided at the hotel 
    instead of dinner.

    Durham Cathedral
    Excursion to Durham

    Enjoy an excursion to Durham in the ‘Land of the Prince Bishops’, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The magnificent cathedral, Norman castle, medieval streets and riverside walks all combine to make an unforgettable visit.

    Hexham Abbey
    Jaunt to Hexham
    Make the most of a jaunt to the nearby medieval town of Hexham. Stone architecture, cobbled streets and historical buildings blend with delightful boutiques, high street favourites, and quirky coffee shops, as well as the beautiful Abbey which is well worth a visit!

What's included

  • Return coach travel 
  • Four nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast, one lunch and three evening meals
  • Porterage 
  • Three included excursions
George Hotel, Chollerford

George Hotel

The George Hotel in Chollerford is a perfect retreat for leisure travellers, and a property we consider to be one of the most relaxing hotels in Northumbria. It is superbly located just 20 minutes from Newcastle International Airport, and just 30 minutes from the centre of Newcastle.

Learn more about the hotel

George Hotel

  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
  • George Hotel, Chollerford
The George Hotel in Chollerford is a perfect retreat for leisure travellers, and a property we consider to be one of the most relaxing hotels in Northumbria. It is superbly located just 20 minutes from Newcastle International Airport, and just 30 minutes from the centre of Newcastle. With 47 bedrooms over two floors, the hotel is a historic building dating back to the 1700s. It is set in a beautiful location by the North Tyne river, just five miles from the market town of Hexham. Game fishing is extremely popular on this stretch of the river, with permits available at the hotel. Northumberland National Park is situated just five miles to the west. The hotel is also superbly equipped with leisure facilities. Our leisure club includes a swimming pool, Jacuzzi bath, Sauna and steam room. You’ll find the quality of the hotel is amply matched by our staff. Friendly, warm and highly trained, they’ll do everything necessary to ensure your stay at The George is a relaxing and memorable one.
  • Located in a picture postcard setting on the Banks of the North Tyne River
  • Building dates back to the 1700's providing the perfect place to relax and unwind
  • Beautiful grounds and gardens offer a fine backdrop to the River Tyne where permits are available for game fishing
  • Well-equipped leisure club complete with swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room

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