About this hotel
Situated just 2.5 miles from Chester le Street train station and 4 miles from Beamish – Britain’s favourite open-air museum – the Washington A1(M) Southbound Hotel is a great option for visitors seeking accommodation close to Newcastle’s thriving centre. Bag a bargain at the Metro Centre, Europe’s largest retail complex, found only 4 miles away or take a trip to Durham Cathedral, which is cherished for its impressive architecture.
For a memorable and unique family day out, visit Hadrian’s Wall – a stone and turf fortification commissioned by the Roman Empire which remains one of the most well-known historical attractions in the UK. Alternatively, if you’re seeking hotels near Newcastle University then this is perfect. At only 7 miles away, it offers those planning to attend an open day or visiting existing students somewhere comfortable and convenient to stay.
Transport links near Washington A1(M)
Places to visit in and around Washington A1(M)
Directions supplied by Travelodge
Situated on the Southbound carriageway of the A1 (M) at the services at junction 64.
From the South: travelling north on the A1 (M) go past the northbound services and move to right hand lane immediately taking the right hand fork signposted A194 Tyne Tunnel. Leave the A194 at the next exit signposted Washington, come down the slip road to the roundabout and take the fourth exit signposted A194 (M). Once rejoined the A1(M) the Travelodge is situated 1 mile ahead exiting for Moto Services.
To get to the Travelodge on the Northbound carriageway, follow the slip road of the A195 and at the roundabout, take the last exit and follow the road onto the A1 (M) Northbound carriageway. The Northbound Travelodge is located at the services on the left.
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Travelodge car park has 36 spaces free of charge, available on a first-come first-served basis. The car park outside the hotel is owned and operated by a third party. Our guests should enter their vehicle registration at hotel reception on arrival to obtain free parking for their stay - guests do not need to pay and display.
Calls cost 10 pence per minute from a standard BT landline. Calls from other networks and mobiles may vary.
Our Most Flexible Rate
These rates are still great value, but offer the most freedom to change bookings. Bookings are fully flexible and can be cancelled up until 12 noon on the day of arrival
Our Best Rate
This is a saver rate. This rate is Non refundable. You can amend them up to 21 days before arrival for a £5 fee.
Please note that bedding will be provided for you to make the sofa bed in the room into a bed for the second person in your room.