Things to do for Couples in South Shields

The idyllic surroundings of South Shields creates the perfect back drop for a romantic getaway for two. Make the most of uninterrupted, quality time together with strolls along the promenade to take in the stunning coastline as you slowly adapt to the relaxing pace of the quintessential British beach holiday. You’ll find a range of exciting activities and attractions to explore during your stay, here’s just a few…   


The Customs House ·

Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES

With a cinema, theatre, music, restaurant and art gallery under one roof, The Customs House in South shields offers arts and entertainment for all. Choose from an ever changing programme of performance and arts for a fun and memorable evening in this vibrant seaside town.


Dine on Ocean Road ·

Ocean Road, South Shields

If you are looking for a meal for two, you will be spoilt for choice with the range of fantastic restaurants is South Shields. The area is famous for its many Indian and Asian eateries, offering a great choice of dishes with flavours brought from across the subcontinent. Ocean Road is home to some superb Indian and Bangladeshi restaurants serving delicious authentic dishes from classics to traditional dishes with a contemporary twist.


J Barbour & Sons ·

Bede Trading Estate, Jarrow, NE32 3HL

South Tyneside is home to one of the most famous brands in the world, J. Barbour & Sons Ltd. Visit the factory outlet store located in South Shields where you can expect fabulous discounts from 30% to 50% off RRP. Popular with royalty this famous brand is best known for making waterproof and outdoor clothing, including the iconic wax jacket. Treat your other half to a statement British garment


Jarrow Hall ·

Church Bank, Jarrow, South Tyneside, NE32 3DY

Nestled in the heart of South Shields you will find the world of Anglo-Saxon Northumbria. Set across 11 acres, Jarrow Hall features a museum exploring the life and legacy of Bede, as well as reconstructed Anglo-Saxon dwellings and an Anglo-Saxon farm home to rare-breed and rescued animals. Enjoy re-enactments and participate in activities set to the backdrop of reconstructed historical buildings for a unique and educational insight into the regions past.