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Top Newcastle Family-Friendly Hotels

Mercure Newcastle Airport
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
2 Williamtown Drive, Williamtown, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (394 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Exactly what you would expect. Clean and comfortable rooms."…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

Mercure Newcastle Airport
The Gateway Inn
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
26 William St, Mayfield, NSW
The price is £88 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (984 reviews)
Families like: bike rentals, laundry
Travellers say...

"Clean rooms friendly staff - great gym, free parking"…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2020

The Gateway Inn
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
290 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £77 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (983 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Clean and spacious. We stayed in a family room which was 2 rooms so that was nice and big. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel
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Quest Newcastle
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
575 Hunter Street, Newcastle West, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £144 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (363 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, kitchen, babysitting, near the beach
Travellers say...

"Clean, great location and we were able to checkin early. Great service."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct 2020

Quest Newcastle
Rydges Newcastle
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £143 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (942 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach, laundry
Travellers say...

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Reviewed on 1 Nov 2020

Rydges Newcastle
Novotel Newcastle Beach
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
5 King Street, Newcastle, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £122 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (984 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Friendly staff, very clean rooms. Comfy bed. Excellent food and room service. The unlimited movies voucher was good value as well."…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2020

Novotel Newcastle Beach
The Executive Inn
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
10 Rugby Road, New Lambton, NSW
The price is £99 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (976 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, near the beach, laundry
Travellers say...

"House keeping was fantastic... rooms clean and serviced regularly."…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2020

The Executive Inn
The Brighton Apartments
Great for families
3 out of 5
157 Brighton Avenue, (Cnr Victory Parade), Toronto, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £88 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (213 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travellers say...

"Because of my busy schedule, I really only spent my nights there and couldn't enjoy all that was to offer. However, in spite of that, I only have good things to say about the apartment and its location."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar 2020

The Brighton Apartments
Belmont Palms Motel
Great for families
3 out of 5
784 Pacific Highway, Marks Point, NSW
The price is £64 per night from 30 Nov to 1 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (114 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, near the beach, laundry facilities
Very comfortable, well appointed &very clean

"We enjoyed two nights at this motel. It is very clean, well appointed & very clean. Everything we needed was there. The owner was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

Belmont Palms Motel
Sleepy Hill Motor Inn
Great for families
3 out of 5
92 Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (314 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, laundry facilities
Great stay!

"Great stay! Very spacious and clean!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Jul 2020

Sleepy Hill Motor Inn
The Esplanade Motel
Great for families
3 out of 5
568 The Esplanade, Warners Bay, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £78 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (310 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Clean, updated, friendly staff, hassle free check in and great location"…"

Reviewed on 21 Aug 2020

The Esplanade Motel
Mercure Charlestown
Great for families
4 out of 5
109 Madison Drive, Adamstown Heights, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £72 per night from 13 Dec to 14 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (996 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Nice and clean. Few things would have made it better, Pillows needed updating. Tv remote was ol"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Mercure Charlestown
Lake Macquarie Motor Inn
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
798 Pacific Highway, Belmont South, Marks Point, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £79 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (204 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, laundry
Travellers say...

"Good bed, not many times you get that luxury. Cleanliness was up to my standards as well."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Lake Macquarie Motor Inn
Newcastle Beach YHA
Great for families
3 out of 5
30 Pacific St, Newcastle, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night from 30 Nov to 1 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (65 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Great location clean and friendly service but the property is a bit run down"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jun 2020

Newcastle Beach YHA
Citigate Motel Newcastle
2.5 out of 5
418-422 Maitland Rd, Mayfield West, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £63 per night from 30 Nov to 1 Dec
4/5Very Good! (483 reviews)

"Great customer service. Room daily cleaning available. Very tidy and handy location to everywhere if have a car."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

Citigate Motel Newcastle
Jesmond Executive Villas
Great for families
4 out of 5
189 Newcastle Road, Jesmond, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £64 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
3.9/5Very Good! (1,507 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, washer and dryer, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Comfy room, clean and tidy. Spa was good. Nice view of pool."…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2020

Jesmond Executive Villas
Honeysuckle Executive Apartments
Great for families
4 out of 5
Corner of Wright Lane and, Settlement Lane, Newcastle, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night from 20 Dec to 21 Dec
3.8/5Good! (509 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, near the beach, extra beds/cots
Travellers say...

"Great value for money. Restaurants, foreshore and beach within walking distance. Very happy with property"…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

Honeysuckle Executive Apartments
Aquarius Motel Belmont
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
813 Pacific Highway, Belmont South, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £67 per night from 30 Nov to 1 Dec
3.7/5Good! (183 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach
Travellers say...

"Property has better days, but room was clean & bed comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Aquarius Motel Belmont
Travelodge Hotel Newcastle
Great for families
4 out of 5
Corner Of King And Steel Streets, Newcastle West, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £77 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
3.6/5Good! (969 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Having stayed here 3 times now on business, I always find the staff very helpful, the room is always very clean and the location is very central to shops, access to the trams , buses etc."…"

Reviewed on 28 Aug 2020

Travelodge Hotel Newcastle
Bluegum Apartments
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
183 Michael Street, Jesmond, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £79 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
3.5/5Good! (315 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots, washer and dryer, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Nice apartment with everything we needed. Plenty of space to park and close to shops"…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec 2019

Bluegum Apartments
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Where should we stay in Newcastle?

The destination of Newcastle is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with your children. The canoeing, parks and surfing spots are just a few things that make this an attractive holiday destination for families. Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is located 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from the city centre. Newcastle offers 61 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when choosing where you should stay.

Families on holiday have positive things to say about these types of accommodation:

Jesmond Executive Villas: Offers an outdoor pool, free parking and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 4-star apartment.

Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel – Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. The overall comfort and central location make this 4.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Novotel Newcastle Beach – Offers a restaurant, babysitting services and a BBQ. Guests like the overall comfort at this 4.5-star hotel.

Bluegum Apartments – Features in-room kitchens, free parking and laundry facilities. The clean rooms and central location make this 3.5-star apartment popular with guests.

Honeysuckle Executive Apartments – Offers an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and breakfast options at this 4-star aparthotel.

When should we visit Newcastle?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to decide when to grab the children and head to Newcastle.

  • Hottest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 27°F
  • Coldest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 8°F
  • Driest months: August, September, October and June, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: June, January, February and July, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in Newcastle?

While you are visiting Newcastle, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Civic Theater and Merewether Ocean Baths. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Newcastle Showground and Newcastle International Hockey Centre.

Newcastle is also well-known for the:
  • Parks
  • Surfing
  • Kitesurfing
  • Canoeing

Getting around Newcastle

If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Civic Station, Hamilton Station or Broadmeadow Station. Newcastle may not have many public transport options so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Newcastle like for family-friendly holidays?
The destination of Newcastle is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a holiday with your children. The canoeing, parks and surfing spots are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is located 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from the centre of Newcastle.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Newcastle?
The Executive Inn is a top 4.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and 5 restaurants. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Raffertys Resort and Jesmond Executive Villas.
How many hotels that welcome families are there in Newcastle?
Expedia has 69 hotels in Newcastle that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the seasonal weather like in Newcastle?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 14°C. Average annual precipitation for Newcastle is 965 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Newcastle?
While you are holidaying in Newcastle, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Charlestown Square and Newcastle Civic Theater. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities such as Newcastle Beach and Lake Macquarie.

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