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Discover there's more to Gibside

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Whether you are looking at organising a school residential trip, a family celebration, community or corporate function, Gibside can offer fantastic spaces for events in a beautiful landscape park. We also have opportunities for local producers at our monthly markets.

Accomodation, meetings or parties

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School, community, corporate and family groups can hire the Stables for an overnight stay, hire the Bowes Room for a party or function or book to hold your children's bushcraft birthday party out of our cosy yurt  set in the woods near the Stables.  Gibside really is an unusual setting for many an occasion.

Telephone us on 01207 541200 or by email for more information.

Room hire & accommodation

With quality rooms for meetings and private functions, our elegant 18th-century stable block is perfect for impressing clients or escaping for creative and team-building sessions. Choose from a range of catering options, plus accommodation at the Stables Learning & Discovery Centre.

Workspace for creative businesses

In partnership with Gateshead Council, we've offered rent and rate-free workspace at the heart of the estate to local creative businesses. These currently include handmade soaps, traditional print and design, bespoke costumes and holistic therapies.

Wild Child Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child’s big day with an outdoor adventure. We offer bushcraft or sport activities in personalised children’s birthday party packages filled with outdoor fun and natural adventures.

Take a stall at our Farmers' Market

Gibside Market, supports local farmers, foods and crafts. It takes place on the first and third Saturday every month. Interested in becoming a stallholder?

Escape to West Wood Yurts

Try a fantastic experience, stay in an authentic Mongolian yurt in a woodland glade. With a wood-burning stove for warmth and comfy beds, this is glamorous camping at its best.

Love Gibside? Volunteer with us!

If you would like to get more involved at Gibside, why not join us as a volunteer? There's something for everyone, from welcoming visitors or helping run our coffee shop. Learn new skills, meet new people or just enjoy the fresh air.