Mapped: Newcastle city centre hotel growth

We take a look at how the city centre is seeing a growth in new hotels opening and going up

The Hilton Newcastle Gateshead hotel
The Hilton Newcastle Gateshead hotel

Newcastle is experiencing something of a boom in new hotel openings.

There's plenty of scaffolding going up, perhaps showing an increased confidence in the visitor economy to the city.

We've mapped the location of all these hotels springing up - bringing a boost to jobs in the service sector.

 

It follows the announcement of designs being unveiled for the new Motel One , a German-backed hotel at High Bridge.

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