It is increasingly easy to get to Newcastle and around the city so there is the potential to experience numerous Newcastle golf courses in one trip. Newcastle International Airport is only six miles from the city center and the Metro Light Rail System provides connections to the city. The airport is the fastest growing regional airport in the UK highlighting the popularity of this destination.
Newcastle central station is a principal stop on the East Coast Main Line and there are half-hourly trains to London's King Cross. The city itself is served by the Tyne and Wear metro and three major bus companies. The city also enjoys several traffic free cycle routes.
You can enjoy some striking scenery from your position on a Newcastle golf course, as the city is located on the North Bank of the River Tyne. You will have a selection of a range of packages tailored to your needs throughout our list of Newcastle golf courses. At golfing academies you can take advantage of coaching sessions with professionals to accelerate your progress. You can also benefit from a variety of practice areas and terrains.
If you don't fancy the commitment of eighteen holes there are plenty of alternatives including driving ranges, many with flood lighting, putting greens and nine-hole courses. For the ultimate golfing experience you should choose to stay at a golf hotel where all your golfing amenities are on your doorstep. At many locations you will also find well-stocked golf shops, where you can update your equipment or just treat yourself.
When you are not perfecting your technique on the golf course, you should take a look around the fascinating city centre. With a medieval layout and neo classical design, there is much to admire. Grey Street has been voted England's finest street. For a green space without golf, head to the Town Moor, which is larger than Hyde Park and Hamstead Heath, combined. There are also many historical and cultural attractions.
Many other sports are supported in this vibrant city, should you want a change of pace. There is a long footballing history and sports such as basketball and ice hockey are played at the Metro Radio Arena. The city's speedway team and greyhound racing are based at Brough Park and Newcastle hosts the world's largest half-marathon race, the Great North Run every year.
After a day filled with eighteen holes, Newcastle offers a sparkling nightlife, ideal for celebrating your win or commiserating your loss. Of course, many of the Newcastle golf courses will have exclusive golf clubs for you to socialize in, with like-minded companions.
Newcastle has the resources to cater for every golfing group from business meetings to stag parties and family breaks. Golf is a fantastic way to relax, exercise and socialize. So take a look through our website for more information and to explore the special offers available at many of the venues listed.