The North East of England is brimming with attractions and sights, but the most emblematic of them all? The Angel of the North by Antony Gormley. Here are the best places to stay nearby – now bookable with Culture Trip.
Standing proudly between Durham and Newcastle, on a panoramic hillside in Gateshead, the Angel of the North is the largest sculpture in Britain and viewed by 33 million people a year. The pride of the North East of England, the sculpture is just one of a myriad of sights to reel you into the hotel scene in Newcastle and Gateshead, which offers an assortment of restored and renovated period properties as well as the most modern architecture in the region.