The Top 10 Christmas Party Venues in Newcastle

Its that time of year again! The MD has told you to go find the best Christmas Party Venues in Newcastle for you and your colleagues, but with so much choice, where do you start? Hopefully, we can help.


Christmas Party Venues Newcastle…. Where do we begin? There are hotels,  planetariums, castles, nightclubs late night venues and bars. What exactly are you looking for? How many people are attending? What is your budget? Do you want a DJ? Entertainment maybe? Do you need exclusivity or happy to share with other businesses? Do any of your colleague have food allergies? Do you need disabled access? Brain hurting yet? These are all things you need to consider when booking the right venue for your Christmas Party in Newcastle

1. Aveika

Aveika is the second new kid on the block and boy is this venue popular this year, located down on the Quayside in the former chase venue! With an 80 cover restaurant, external heated terrace area, bar area with DJ and live saxophonist and exclusive VIP area. the venue’s design is impeccable and wouldn’t look out of place in London or New York. The menu options are great this year and the team have vast experience arranging events from 2-500+.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle- Aveika

2. The Boiler Shop

The official new kid on the block. You may have heard of or even been to the famous Boiler Shop Steamer events? Located just across from the Crowne Plaza in Newcastle’s Stephenson Quarter.  The Boiler Shop is a 1200 capacity venue which most certainly has that WOW factor. A real industrial theme, large open and airy space, mezzanine level and bar you can hire this venue exclusively, and they also have some joiner parties available.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – Boiler Shop

3. Canteen and Cocktails

The old Oak restaurant located down on Dean Street, Canteen and Cocktails is also a relatively new Christmas Party venue in Newcastle. The name kind of gives it away… with over 30 cocktails to choose from, booth areas, a 400 capacity in the main venue and 100 capacity out back. Not forgetting the external terrace area Canteen and Cocktails is available for exclusive use or individual areas.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – Canteen and Cocktails

4. House of Smith

Located on the main party circuit in Newcastle this Christmas Party Venue in Newcastle has a total capacity of 500. A main dancefloor area with booths and your own private bar as well as an exclusive VIP area which can accommodate upto100 guests. Part of the ever growing Apartment Group the team have many years experience in organising Christmas Parties in Newcastle.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – House of Smith

5. Pitcher and Piano

The venue with a view – The Pitcher and Piano is one of the main focal points on Newcastle’s Quayside. With an outside terraced area, main bar area, restaurant, and mezzanine level with a 120 capacity which can be used exclusively for your Christmas Party in Newcastle. On the mezzanine level, you also have access to a smaller terraced area overlooking the Millenium Bridge and River Tyne.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – Pitcher and Piano

6. The Cluny

Located over in the Ouseburn Valley the Cluny is predominantly used a live music venue showcasing some of the UK’s best bands. During Christmas time the venue can be hired exclusively for your Christmas Party in Newcastle. With a 300 capacity, private bar area, large stage for your DJ or Band. Catering can also be supplied in-house in the form of a hot or cold buffet.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – The Cluny

7. Newcastle Racecourse

You may be familiar with the large marquee in Times Square over the Christmas period. Well, the team from Best Parties Ever have now moved their large marquee over to the Racecourse. The theme this year is ‘Moonlit in Marrakech’. You can expect amazing performers including fire-eaters, live entertainment, dodgems and exquisite food.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – Newcastle Racecourse

8. The Biscuit Factory 

One of our favourite venues in the city and a great events team to match. The Biscuit Factory can cater for your every need. You tell the team what you are looking for and they can provide. Have drinks in the beautiful art gallery, then make your way through to the main event space for your Christmas Party. The Biscuit Factory fills up fast so be quick!

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – The Biscuit Factory

9. Tyneside Cinema

Looking for something a little bit different this year? How about a movie with the team, drinks followed by a buffet and a boogie. With multiple event spaces, Tyneside Cinema is a hugely popular choice over the Christmas Period in Newcastle. The venue also has a late license which many people are unaware of so you can boogie on down until the early hours.

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Christmas Party Venues Newcastle – Tyneside Cinema

10. Lumley Castle

Christmas in a Castle… just imagine. Lumley Castle is located over near Chester Le Street but boy is it worth the journey. You can hire the areas exclusively and they can also provide joiner parties. The grounds are pretty spectacular and we are sure that a Christmas Party in a castle wont be forgotten about in a hurry.

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Lumley Castle | The Black Knight Restaurant


If you need any free assistance finding the most suitable venue for your event simply CLICK HERE,  tell us what your looking for and a member of our Newcastle Christmas Party Venue team will be in touch.

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