Hire Gibside

An internal shot of the Bowes Room

Whether you are looking to organise a school residential trip, a family celebration, community or corporate function, Gibside can offer fantastic spaces for events in a beautiful landscape park.

Room hire

Here at Gibside, you can hire a room for a meeting or family function.  

The Bowes Room is available to hire at the Stables seating up to 50 people. It includes a digital projector, screen, flip chart and pens. Catering is available if you would like to arrange lunch or simply organise some refreshments for your group. Please ask us for the latest menu options.  

Prices start from £75+vat for half a day. To ask a question or discuss dates, please ring 01207 541200 or get in touch by email for more information.

If you are looking for a more intimate venue the creative exchange in The Branch has smaller rooms, located in Garden Cottage, to offer:

  • Merry Room - for up to 12 people: From £30 + VAT
  • Switzer Room - for up to 10 people: From £30 + VAT
  • Pippin Room - for up to 5 people: From £20 + VAT

For further details and to enquire about availability please ring 01027 541820 or email for more information.

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.