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Gibside

Gibside | Burnopfield, Gateshead NE16 6BG, England
+44 1207 542255
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Lovely way to spend some quiet time

National trust property. Beautiful grounds and buildings. Lovely gardens to walk around and for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Michele B
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
A beautiful place

We are national trust members and it has been well worth the monthly subscription I pay. Firstly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Paul W
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Southport, United Kingdom
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Gibside | Burnopfield, Gateshead NE16 6BG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

National trust property. Beautiful grounds and buildings. Lovely gardens to walk around and for children to enjoy playing in. Cafe avalible but also lovely to have a picnic in the grounds. On occasions there are events which need to be booked separately .

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We are national trust members and it has been well worth the monthly subscription I pay. Firstly you can spend all day here, we did! There is so many walks to do from 1 up to 3 miles, nothing to hard a few hills occasionally....More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited today, was a delightful visit. Enjoyed going in the round chapel, the walled garden, the stables, seeing the shell of the orangery and gibside house. Nice pot of tea and scones at the market place. Handy mini bus to take visitors between market place...More

Thank Elizabeth526
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gibside has such marvellous, colourful history that it is a joy to be there yet again after a 4 year absence. Walking is a problem...... everything is spread out so bring your boots or jet paks! I do recommend that you swat up on the...More

Thank KirkbyTony
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some years since I visited but I was really impressed with how the site is being developed in keeping with the history and beauty of the place. Wonderful, scenic and interesting walks. We followed the Purple Route and discovered places we had not seen before....More

1  Thank Angela D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant place for all the family, trees and lots of discovering to do also! The parks do get very busy so we tend to take a ball and walk down the green and up towards the stables where there are more woodland activities for kids....More

Thank Mysteryshopper2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good walk around, great for coffee and food. Had a good day but breezy but sitting outside having a coffee mmm nice. It does get busy, have a walk around the garden nicely laid out. Take a picnic sit on the lawn look...More

Thank walterslaptop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my daughter and granddaughters. A good National trust property with lots to keep everyone interested and entertained. Loads of walks, play areas, spaces to explore and more. Plenty to keep everyone occupied for the whole day.

Thank arlostewart2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful chapel set in a stunning setting. Lovely woodland walks and an excellent play area for the children. My girls particularly enjoyed the low rope walk. Lovely friendly staff who were very informative about the history of the chapel and the family of whom it...More

Thank Cstewart15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time at Gibside and we had an amazing time. Me and my 2 kids walked a total of 8 miles exploring the grounds. We still haven't seen everything yet. We took a picnic, visited the adventure playground and just strolled around...More

Thank Kathryn S
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FamB1
Are there any restrictions on where can take dogs & can they run free?
18 August 2016|
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Dogs must be on a lead & they cannot go in to hall or play areas. Can be in all outside areas. Children must to taken out of pushchairs around House.
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sandraannison54
Can u get there public transport
27 May 2016|
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Response from jackamcardle |
You can get the 45/46 or 47 from Newcastle, Consett, or Metrocentre to Rowlands Gill, and there are signs and directions to Gibside from there, or use the map too.
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Sasken310
Are dogs allowed?
24 May 2016|
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Response from blackwhite85 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs welcome in grounds on leads; assistance dogs only allowed inside chapel and cafe's. Dogs are allowed in the library at the stables, which can be used to eat your cream scone and tea if it's rainy!
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