Novotel Newcastle Beach  4 stars

5 King Street, Newcastle, Australia, 2300  show mapSave
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Wi-Fi in public areas

Wi-Fi in rooms

Paid Wi-Fi


Paid parking


24-hour reception


Early check-in/-out


Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Steam room

Steam bath



In-room breakfast





The 4-star Novotel Newcastle Beach is located in the center of Newcastle. The hotel opened in 2010 and since then remains an example of traditional architecture in Newcastle.

Many Newcastle sights, including University of Newcastle, Newcastle Showground and Stockton Beach are 10 minutes drive from the hotel. The property is located 1km away from Newcastle city center with churches and a cathedral nearby.

It lies only 300 meters away from Newcastle train station. Fast access to Williamtown airport within 20km is provided.


This property has 85 spacious guestrooms including Superior Family Single Room and Superior Double Room that are appointed with a laptop-size safe, satellite TV, individual climate control, a minibar and Wi-Fi. They offer family bathrooms with bathrobes, bath sheets and a hairdryer.


A delicious breakfast is served every morning. The chic restaurant offers fresh seasonal cuisine served in a chic atmosphere. At the modern lounge bar guests will enjoy a selection of wines.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of AUD 18 per person per night.  You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs AUD 25 per person per night. 


Guests will benefit from wedding services, 24-hour reception and wake up service and also appreciate currency exchange, parking and a lift available on-site.


Water beds, a hot tub and a wellness center are offered for relaxation. The on-site fitness center comes with a jogging track, fitness classes and a gym.


High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for additional charge

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   88.

City Center Newcastle - 2300 ft
Airports Williamtown (NTL) - 9.8 mi
Train Stations Newcastle - 1400 ft, Civic - 4000 ft
Restaurants Oma's Kitchen (cuisine: German) - 400 ft, Raw Cafe (cuisine: Healthy) - 400 ft
Beaches Horseshoe Beach - 2800 ft, Nobby's Beach - 2900 ft
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  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Meeting facilities
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
Leisure facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • BBQ facilities
Room view
  • City view
  • Harbor view
  • Ocean view
Room facilities
  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock



from  2 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are not allowed.

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Novotel Newcastle Beach Standard Double Room
Novotel Newcastle Beach Standard Double Room
Novotel Newcastle Beach Standard Double Room
Bed type: King Size bed
Size: 270 sq. feet
Room facilities
    Superior Double Room
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    Novotel Newcastle Beach Superior Double Room
    Novotel Newcastle Beach Superior Double Room
    Novotel Newcastle Beach Superior Double Room
    Novotel Newcastle Beach Superior Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet
    View: Harbor view, Ocean view


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      Novotel Newcastle Beach LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        2000 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Dudley Beach
        4.9 mi

      Near the hotel

      • The Lock-Up Cultural Centre
        700 ft
        90 Hunter Street, Newcastle
      • Newcastle Ocean Baths
        1100 ft
        Shortland Esplanade, Newcastle
      • Foreshore Park
        2400 ft
        Wharf Road, Newcastle
      • Horseshoe Beach
        2800 ft
        Horseshoe Bend Road, Newcastle
      • Nobby's Beach
        2900 ft
        Nobbys Road, Newcastle
      • Blackbutt Reserve
        4200 ft
      • Newcastle Museum
        4100 ft
        Workshop Way, Newcastle

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Oma's Kitchen

        61% likes this, based on 72 reviews
        Cuisine: German

        400 ft
        16 Watt Street

        Phone: 4927 5151

      • Raw Cafe

        57% likes this, based on 28 reviews
        Cuisine: Healthy
        Price Range: USD 9 - USD 26

        400 ft
        33 Hunter Street

        Phone: 0249421790

      • Estabar Gelati and Espresso

        61% likes this, based on 56 reviews

        500 ft
        Shop 1/61 Shortland Esplanade

        Phone: 0249271222

      • Rosina's Pizza Restaurant

        70% likes this, based on 6 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

        500 ft
        Shp1/ 39 Hunter Street Newcastle, 2300

        Phone: 02 4926 3061

      • Caffestry

        79% likes this, based on 32 reviews
        Cuisine: Café
        Price Range: USD 6 - USD 19

        500 ft
        14 Pacific Street

        Phone: 0249252244

      Novotel Newcastle Beach Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Novotel Newcastle Beach

      Individual guest reviews

      • Single

        Clean Rooms - Restaurant had quality food and great value breakfast, parking was a modest price and definetly would only stay there when in Newcastle

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        An easy stroll to a number of venues around the cbd and beautiful harbor. The city has excellent facilities for cyclists and appears to promote and welcome cyclists throughout the area.

        For a new building the linen appears very old and grey or grey that has been washed out. Stains on the towels with the hotel promoting hanging up your towels for the environment have you thinking are these fresh!!!

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        I really enjoyed the walk down to the point and across the various park and waterfront area.

        The room I had no 326 looked onto a building site and not onto the Newcastle beach as advertised on the bookings site.The room was subject to traffic noice and was not what I expected.I am sure I will not use this hotel again.

        • Average rating
      • Single

        The staff were friendly and helpsome.

        I am in about 30 Hotels every year, I do not like the fact that I have to pay same prise for 24 Hours Internet connection, as I pay for a whole year in my house. Most Hotels internet in included in room charge. I had some guests for business talk and friendly talk, a bit disappointed that the Bar closed before midningt.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        A modern and well positioned hotel in Newcastle - staff extremely helpful. There is a La Petit restaurant adjoining that is very welcoming in decor (lovely old furnishings), a good tapas style menu, and reasonably priced.

        The decor is minimalistic throughout - the rooms are particularly so, there were 2 very mod chairs for relaxing that were not easy to get out of, whilst there wasn't anywhere to write or even have breakfast! There is a large bathroom and great handbasin, but no room on the shelving that comprises the vanity! Parking/drop off zone outside the hotel is minimal - it would be impossible for coach access!

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Proximity to beach, restaurants, clubs, and bars

        Cost of items in the minibar

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        We didn't have very long there as we had to travel to Hunter Valley for a concert so had very limited time in the hotel. Bed very comfortable,staff were pleasant . overall had a comfortable stay

        only thing was the doorstop in the bathroom . stubbed toe on it as right at the base of the toilet

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        It was close to the beach and the hotel was relatively new.

        The $15 charge for parking was exbortitant and I was not notified of this when I made the reservation. The fittings in the room were relatively cheap and I doubt that it will age well. Also the king sized bed was essentially two singles placed together. Whilst there were ocean views it was a maater of looking across a carpark/construction site.

        • Average rating
      • Single

        Quiet location a few blocks from the railway station, good air conditioning. There were nice cafés located by the beach (the hotel is a little further away)

        The 'studio' was a last minute offer, which I don't think is worth full price: just a regular hotel room with tea cooking facilities and a minibar (ie. a small fridge full of the hotel's own merchandise), a safe and an ironing board. The staff were friendly but somehow uninformed and helpless. They couldn't answer my question about Hunter Valley wine tasting tours with pickup from the hotel: “When you have decided what you want to see, you can hire a driver to take you”. The receptionist offered to 'google' the train timetable to Sydney for me (which was nice, but usually hotels have answers to those top-ten questions readily printed out, or at least a bookmark).

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        I loved the Bath Robes. They were awesome and I was very tempted to ask how much they were. I also felt that the service from the reception staff was exceptional. I had 3 people help me on both the Monday 18th Jan 2011 (afternoon) and Tuesday morning, and they could not have been more helpful. Please pass on my congratulations.

        N/A - Everything was fantastic

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        Location was ideal and facilities new and modern

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Small hotel. Very friendly and very quite. In a great location

        A little on the expensive side for a nice but very basic hotel room. No bath in the bathroom.

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        I am very happy with this hotel, high recommend to any bussiness people.

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        Location mainly suited business

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        easy walk to beach

        More STERILE than usual for these hotels exacerbated by minimalist decor awfully uncomfortable lounge chair in room limited space in bedroom construction noise from building next door locked cupboard (why neccessary??) under vanity limited shelf space in a minimalist bathroom

        • Average rating
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