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good night out

good night out stayed overnight and enjoyed drag shows and dancers of the show friendly people... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2019
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Always a great night (",)

Bars Eazystreet, Yard and The Bank is ok for warm up drinks. Place called Pink Rooms is ok if your... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Duane W
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Mar 10, 2019
“good night out”
Aug 19, 2018
“Always a great night (",)”
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

good night out stayed overnight and enjoyed drag shows and dancers of the show friendly people shopping in newcastle good music in the local pubs friendly bar stff dacing the night awy

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank willieboy4040
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Bars Eazystreet, Yard and The Bank is ok for warm up drinks. Place called Pink Rooms is ok if your into cheesy pop. Powerhouse feels more like a straight club is ok.... To me personally I think Rusty's and Switch are the best gay places...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Duane W
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

It was very quiet but, we still enjoyed the vist. Made some new discoveries and new palaces to vist in the future. Looking forward to to the next vist

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Me and a friend stayed for Pride weekend in 2017, we stayed at the TownHouse hotel in Gosforth (price was really good for the weekend stay)5 min taxi ride away to the main area of pride. The hotel was beautiful, lavish decor and the breakfast...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank jackjamesjack
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Rarely go into the Gay Scene in the City. The Gay community needs significant investment, its tired, dirty, smelly and generally unpleasant. However the pubs are typical gay hangouts and if you look past the grime and expect low standards then you will have a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank terrytinsel
Reviewed July 31, 2017

The Gay Village in Newcastle is a must for anyone who likes a Geordie accent, as I do. The scene in Newcastle is fairly mixed. I've enjoyed my visits here often enough over the years, some more than others, some very much more. The bars...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank JEM_Yorkshire
Reviewed June 16, 2017

had a Great Time without it costing a fortune! Everyone was very friendly and the Gay bars were fun Food was varied and reasonably priced as was everything

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank AllyHume
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

We visited Newcastle for a concert at the arena and headed to The Yard afterwards. Really liked the atmosphere in there, got chatting to plenty of locals and enjoyed some good music. We went to switch afterwards - favourite place of the night for definite....More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Gemmamorris666
Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

After seeing Dynamo at Metro Radio Arena visited a few of the pubs...ie..SWITCH and The Yard and Secrets...brill night at Switch with drag competition. ..drinks very reasonable and staff and clients very friendly. Will recommend visit anytime.

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank dekwilson57
Reviewed August 30, 2015

great choice of bars and clubs all in the one area. different types of music and people. great mix of people and good prices on drink on most nights

Date of experience: August 2015
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January 25, 2017|
Response from GreggandDean | Reviewed this property |
The closest hotel is the Holiday Inn express (2 minute walk to the gay scene) which is also situated behind "Powerhouse" a fab and lively night club which opens from 11pm