A Guide To Proposing In Newcastle

Thinking of popping the question? Here’s a guide to making a spectacular proposal in association with ROX Jewellery.


Located in the Biscuit Factory, Artisan offers private dining areas so you and your loved one can get engaged in a more intimate setting.

As You Like It

This Jesmond restaurant was voted 7th sexiest restaurant in the world by The Observer. With three floors, a garden terrace and rooms available for booking As You Like It may be the perfect venue for your proposal.

The Botanist

If you and your partner love the city nearly as much as each other, The Botanist offers fantastic views of Newcastle City Centre and could make the perfect setting for your proposal.

Jesmond Dene House

This award-winning hotel and restaurant offer a private room in the restaurant. They will even set the scene for you with flowers, candles and even live music.

Jesmond Dene Waterfall

If you’d prefer a quiet and private moment why not take a picnic to Jesmond Dene Waterfall and propose in the picturesque setting with a stunning waterfall backdrop.

Kielder Observatory

With views of planets, stars or even the Northern Lights – what could be a more romantic setting to ask the question?

Newcastle Castle

This iconic castle, responsible for giving Newcastle its name, offers a scenic backdrop for a proposal. With 360 degree views of Newcastle and a rooftop available for booking, this could lead to a very romantic setting.

Tyneside Cinema

This beautifully designed historic theatre can be booked for a private screening and can include a personalised message in case the nerves take hold.


To get that perfect engagement ring head to ROX on Northumberland Street where there will be an array of diamond rings to choose from. If you’re a little bewildered by the engagement rings on display, there are trained diamond specialists on hand for guidance.

For more information, use ROXs interactive proposal guide below:

The Newcastle Guide to Proposals from ROX