Top 12 Stayz Accommodations In Newcastle, Australia - Updated 2022

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Newcastle, Australia is one of Lonely Planet’s ‘Top City for Travel’, and one of National Geographic Traveler’s 'Smart Cities’ to watch for its rich cultural and scenic destination, surrounded by beaches and wineries. You can go around by car, taxi, public bus, rent a bike or explore on foot. Get access to restaurants, cafes, shops, and groceries on Beaumont Street in Hamilton. Or stay at Cooks Hills for easier access to Newcastle Beach, Merewether Beach, Darby Street, and the Anzac Memorial Walk. Check out these wonderful Stayz accommodations in Newcastle, Australia and plan a wonderful vacation for your family and you.

1. Lovely family home (from USD 148)

This spacious cottage is the perfect home to spend quality time with your family. Its three bedrooms can easily fit eight people in the house. The kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave, a gas stove, fridge, and dishwasher, plus tea and coffee are provided. You can also prearrange grocery so that your food is ready when you check in. There’s also a TV and DVD player, plus WiFi, to keep you occupied. The nearest bus stop across the house can take you to different points in Newcastle, including Beaumont Street.

Stallard Cottage - Lovely Family/Group Accom
33 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the home is spacious, comfortable, with everything we needed
big bedrooms , separate bathroom a bonus with kids
the dining and lounge area is very large and i am sure you could seat 12 people at the dining table!
best house we have stayed in newcastle yet!
if you want to relax and have plenty of room to move about then this is the ideal place
everything was clean and very well presented
clean and very comfortable
it is clean, tidy and roomy
the property was well appointed with everything we needed and comfortable
we found the house very roomy and with the 2 bathrooms was easy for all
we hope to be back to stay during our next trip to newcastle
this was a really nice home in a great area
great location for our holiday/conference
only thing missing for us was tissues
spacious, well laid out and very centrally located
beautiful property in v good location close to eat street
the house in located in a very accessible area to everything
the location is great, so close to local cafes and restaurants and a park for the kids
easy access to beaumont street, and easy to get around by public transport
handy to train and bus and venue
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2. Petite French chalet at Cooks Hill (from USD 337)

For a smaller French chalet at Cooks Hill, this accommodation in Newcastle, Australia may be the one for you. Centrally located near Darby Street, this three-bedroom, French provincial style house, is perfect for small families, groups of friends, or business travellers.

It’s located a block from Darby Street and a stone’s throw away from Greater Union Cinema on King Street. Walking trails are also nearby at Anzac Walk, beside Memorial Drive, and Glenrock Reserve, about 5 km (3.10 miles) away. Cap off your day by with a movie on DVD or Netflix at the lounge room, or catch up on sports and news with Foxtel TV. There are also board games, cards, or books provided for you, plus free high-speed WiFi.

Cooks Hill Chalets - Petite Chalet
48 reviews  Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable
the clever design and use of space provides ample room
will definitely use cooks hill again
it was easy to find, off-street parking was (just) big enough for the large vehicle that we'd hired, and it was central to everything
you will find coffee pods, beach towels, welcome packs, slippers and gorgeous comfy blankets with each bed
sparking clean, with everything provided
very clean and tidy with lovely small private sunny deck
superb quality fittings and touches throughout, including the lovely welcome pack in each bedroom, and even umbrellas for all
central aircon and heating is also here
linen was clean and fresh, comfy pillows and bed and beach towels were provided
very helpful host
walking and driving distance to any family's or guests needs
communication is fabulous
the owner was easy to contact and very helpful
no detail or photo was misleading
location is perfect for a walk to darby st cafes/restaurants , walking distance to the anzac memorial walk , also a short walk to honeysuckle wharf & restaurants
loved location as in walking distance to many places and the beautiful individual guest goody toiletries bags were are lovely surprise
the loveliest house on the block
a good walk to the lovely centennial park with its beautiful playground
location is good and you are walking distance to many restaurants, cafes and the harbour
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3. Loft-style apartment at Cooks Hill (from USD 197)

A finalist for the Australian Urban Design Awards, this two-bedroom loft-style apartment in Cooks Hill can accommodate five people. Enjoy the gorgeous parks and beaches nearby, eat at one of the restaurants and cafes in Darby Street or soak up local culture at Newcastle Art Gallery and Newcastle Museum. Relax in the living area with a Smart TV, blue tooth stereo, and high-speed WiFi. This apartment is great for small families or business travellers.

Flourish ON Bull - Stunning New Loft Apartment - Iconic Building
12 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy beds
another nice touch was the fresh cut flowers
i stayed here with my bridesmaids the night before my wedding and then with my husband the night of our wedding
comfortable beds and has all the comforts of home
her apartment is gorgeous, with such high quality throughout
beautifully decorated, clean, comfortable and the owners were so accommodating
so thoughtfully prepared for guests - breakfast provisions, very comfortable and beautifully decorated
was so stunning and morag was great
from first contact morag was a great host
morag was an outstanding host making sure we had everything we needed including putting in full length mirrors
i 100% would recommend this apartment for anyone wanting a bit of comfort and luxury during their stay!
morag has done an exceptional job with the interior design and decor; so much character in every room
close to everything and beautiful styling
the beds were also amazing too
best location for a weekend stay - we were so close to darby st for cafes and city centre
i am actually from newcastle, but if you're not, morag has tourist booklets handy for your use and the place is within perfect walking distance from a ton of cafes, restaurants, bars, the beach and...
beautiful place
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4. Luxury French chalet in Cooks Hill (from USD 405)

The Cooks Hill Chalet is a luxurious accommodation in Newcastle. This four-bedroom chalet has an outdoor living area, Netflix and Foxtel on TV, a modern kitchen equipped with cooking essentials and a Nespresso machine. There are board games, DVDs, and books to keep you entertained, plus beach towels and umbrellas when you go out.

Darby Street is a block away. Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle Museum and Newcastle Memorial Walk are also within a walking distance from the chalet. The property is great for a pre-wedding venue of brides or post-wedding for newlyweds. The bridal party can enjoy complimentary champagne, Lindt chocolate, and deluxe MOR toiletries.

Cooks Hill Chalets - Grande Chalet
87 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioned throughout with an eat-in kitchen and a comfortable sitting room
with two young children it is always difficult to find the 'right' accommodation
each bedroom had all the comforts of home (even the study with an airbed as comfortable as a regular double bed)
a nice touch was the small toiletry gift pack for each of the adults
perfect location on a quiet street with all of the amenities with ample space
the house was spotlessly clean, everything was as described, and in tip top condition
the garden was perfectly groomed and house immaculately clean and sparkling
everything that was said was exactly as was
spacious, beautifully appointed and very comfortable
the property was extremely well appointed and provided everything you could want
jacqui our host was very accommodating and nothing was a problem
we could not have been more pleased with our accomodation
not only did it give the girls an elegant setting to get dressed and have photos, it gave the rest of us (mum, dad, sister, auntie) a wonderful holiday experience
cooks hill chalets could not have been more perfect and made our newcastle visit so special from start to finish
every detail was catered for
the location is great! short easy stroll to cafes, eateries and shops and so close to the city centre
the location was idylic with newcastles best cafes and shops a two minute stroll away
the property is in a convenient location and very well maintained
we loved this little house, it really felt like 5 star luxury
a beautifully appointed home that is situated practicallyfive minutes from cafes, pubs, shops, parks and beaches
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5. Peaceful lake villa at Valentine (from USD 92)

Nestled on the hillside of Valentine near Lake Macquarie, this one-bedroom villa is the perfect escape spot from the city. With a fully equipped kitchen, and an outdoor deck with dining area and barbecue, plus water views on all sides, it’s a great place to spend quality time with your loved ones. There is no wifi or phone provided so you can stay disconnected but there is a lounge area is fitted with two large flat-screen TV with a DVD player and Foxtel. With a queen-sized bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the living area, the villa comfortably sleeps four people.

EOI longer term stay (from early May 3+ months offers from $600pw)
27 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fan helped
it had everything we needed and the space was more than enough
the only con was the aircon is only in the living area and it in bedroom
open plan living, very spacious and a large rear balcony to observe the local inhabitants eg
there is plenty of room for all of us ! the property is tucked away from the road so is very quiet and the view from the deck is amazing
clean, tidy and modern
clean and fresh with everything we needed for a weekend stay
the propert was exactly as advertised
all rooms nicely decorated with lovely linen on beds, a great place to stay
enjoyable and very relaxing
the host was very helpful and accommodating
bianca was friendly and very helpful
had a wonderful relaxing time with amazing lake views and the host bianca was very helpful
belinda's attention to detail is fantastic
beautiful outlook
the views from the balcony are beautiful and the area surrounding was so peaceful
the house is located in a quiet and scenic position, ideal for those wanting peace
fantastic views, tranquil location
it was the perfect peaceful start to a beautiful day
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6. Quiet apartment in the heart of the Junction (from USD 84)

This cosy one-bedroom apartment is in the heart of the Junction. With only four apartments in this block and your own secure entry, this apartment is perfect if you want security and privacy. The bedroom has a queen-sized bed, plus two single foldaway beds for the living area. The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, while the lounge area has a TV and DVD player.

The apartment is located less than 300 metres (984 feet) in all directions from shops, cafes, speciality stores, and the Junction shopping centre. It’s also a kilometre (0.62 miles) away from Darby Street shops, and the Bar Beach. There’s also a nearby bus stop two minutes away to take you to the ANZAC Memorial Walk, Merewether Beach, the Honeysuckle Harbor, and Newcastle Beach.

Studio 2 - self contained - walk to cafes and beaches
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen is one of the best equipped of any holiday stays i have had
the apartment was comfotable, well equipped and in an excellent location
my daughter found her air bed comfortable
i stayed at this apartment with my tween daughter in the midst of the summer heat
only took one star off because of hard mattress!
loved our stay, clean, spacious and comfortable
great value too
my daughter loved the gelato at the hood, too
air con is a welcome feature of this apartment! not to mention the great location and several great eateries around at which we sampled quite delicious and healthy food
i may just suggest the purchase of a small frypan to cook eggs etc in? there was a larger one we made do with though
excellent location to everything
and perfect location
a bbq lighter might be easier than matches to light the gas stove, though? we enjoyed our proximity to beaches and the eating out in the area, and amanda was very easy to deal with
huge apartment, convenient location, lovely hosts
so convenient to services, beaches, transport and eateries,this was in a perfect location
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7. Creek cottage near Hamilton CBD

This three-bedroom house is situated near Throsby Creek. Bus stops are a few minutes away by foot to take you to the Hamilton train station, Hamilton CBD, Marketown Shopping Centre, and Honeysuckle Harbor. Newcastle Beach and Merewether Beach are also accessible via car, taxi, or train.

This newly renovated house has three bedrooms good for six people. It has queen-sized beds in two bedrooms and a double bed in the 3rd bedroom. The lounge area has 2 TVs with Foxtel and DVD players, plus toys, games, books, and magazines for both adult and children. If you want to spend more time outside, chill in the outdoor patio or grill your food on the BBQ.

Throsby Creek Cottage
50 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of room for 3 couples for 5 nights
good shower!
beautifully presented , spacious 3 bedroom house close to newcastle cbd
3 adults stayed for three nights
the cottage contained all we needed for a weekend stay, including all kitchen items and linen
the property was very clean and comfortable
everything needed was there and the air conditioning was greatly appreciated in the extremely hot weather
great condition, good facilities
the house had everything we needed
welcoming warm bedding and ducted heating for the cooler weekend weather we had
great mattresses and double shower
very comfortable, particularly with the ducted airconditioning and gas hot water
irena and her husband were very helpful
irena, our very accommodating host, gave us plenty of information on the area on arrival and the little welcome pack of groceries was very appreciated
a beautiful cottage in a great location, close to city, shops and public transport
the location was convenient to the city, beaches and cafes
short uber ride to local restaurants and the v8 track or the bus stop is just up the street
walking distance to cafe and tavern
close to cbd
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8. Nordic oasis in Newcastle

Featured in Country Styles “Dream Escapes” 2018 edition, Pappa Sven’s Summer Cabin is a perfectly recreated Swedish summer cabin. Located between Hamilton CBD and Newcastle Beach, this two-bedroom Nordic oasis is dream accommodation in Newcastle, Australia. It has a king and queen sized beds, Marimekko towels and quilt covers, Normann Copenhagen lighting, a Smart TV, and a fireplace, plus an outdoor courtyard with barbecue. The kitchen is fully equipped with Marimekko tableware, an oven, toaster, and a sandwich maker plus a basic breakfast pack, tea, and coffee for their guests.

Pappa Sven’s Summer Cabin is walking distance to the Newcastle Museum, the Newcastle Harbor, and the Newcastle Memorial Walk. The nearest bus stop is around 300 meters (984 feet) or a 4-minute walk away.

Pappa Sven's Summer Cabin
11 reviews
cottage 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
libby is very helpful if you need anything
the area is close to everything you need & need to see in newcastle
the home itself is beautifully decorated throughout, full of light, with a lovely courtyard garden
the cottage is beautifully decorated and appointed
can't fault it and can't wait to go back!
the house is stunningly clean & furnished with scandinavian products direct from libby's store
libby is a fabulous host, always available and the cabin is wonderfully renovated, beautifully clean and stocked
this house is an interior design dream, so thoughtfully put together, relaxing and cosy
what a fabulous home away from home
libby is also a great host
papa sven summer cabin is exquisite! libby met me at the house & was so helpful & informative of the house & the surrounding area, nothing was ever a problem
we were very satisfied with the location and the property is very well appointed
also great location in a safe neighborhood and a 2 minute walk to darby street
trendy cafes, shops, restaurants & parks are all within walking distance to the cottage
it's so well located for the city ,darby st and cinemas
we enjoyed walks to the foreshore and along the spectacular coast walks and amazing sea baths
a few minutes stroll to darby street which has excellent cafes/fashion/homewares and also to a beautiful park with a play area for kids
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9. Modern serene unit at Kotara

This newly renovated modern two-bedroom unit in Kotara is your home away from home. It comes with a full kitchen, a lounge area with a TV, with a queen sized bed in one bedroom, and a single, and trundle bed in the other bedroom, plus a sofa bed in the lounge area.

The bus stop is 120 meters away and can take you to different spots in the Newcastle area, including Westfield Kotara, Hamilton CBD, and Charlestown Square. The nearest train station at Kotara is a kilometer away and can take you to more places in the region.

Serenity Bed & Coffee Kotara - 2 Bedroom Unit
10 Kuranda Crescent, Kotara, NSW,
6 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Family-style home at Turnbull Cottage

The Turnbull Cottage is a three-bedroom home near the heart of Newcastle. The kitchen is well equipped with a barbecue grill on the patio outside. Your pets are free to come to stay with you at Turnbull Cottage, just make arrangements with the owners when you book the house. There is a bus stop 100 meters (328 feet) away from the house, which can take you to the Hamilton CBD and the nearest beaches, which are a 20- to 30-minute bus ride away. If you have a car, Port Stephens (great for whale watching cruises) is 50 minutes away, and the Hunter Valley Vineyards are 45 minutes away.

Hamilton South, NSW, AU
37 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is just gorgeous and very comfortable
the house had everything large rooms relaxing bbq deck area large backyard nice kitchen & plenty of homey touches
the cottage is generous in size and comfortable however ther are a couple of aspects that need some attention
as a group of five we were well and truly comfortable
it is very spacious clean and well-decorated
we were very happy with the house a lot of space rooms clean tidy
the owner was very helpful and kind
kim is an excellent host and has always been very communicative with me
the beds were comfortable and the linen and extras provided by the owners was a pleasant surprise
the location is perfect
the location was great - close to beaches shopping city and honeysuckle precinct
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11. Ultra modern getaway at Cooks Hill

This one-bedroom luxury apartment on Cooks Hills is a great accommodation in Newcastle, Australia for a weekend getaway. The apartment can easily fit 4 people with a queen-sized bed in the bedroom, a double wall bed in the living area, and a single bed by the bedroom. The kitchen is fully equipped with an oven, a gas stove, a microwave, and a coffee machine. There is a covered balcony, with seating and an outdoor grill. Lounge in the living area with satellite TV, Netflix, or DVD on the Samsung Smart TV.

Newcastle Getaway - Trendy Darby Street
20 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well equipped with kitchen, bathroom and laundry essentials
our children (aged 6 and 9) were happy to share a (very comfy) double-bed
kitchen is very well equipped and the bed was really comfortable, apartment is beautifully designed and has high quality furniture and appliances
the beds were very comfortable and because the apartment is so new and modern the stay was very enjoyable
internet was slow
clean tidy apartment
very clean and new
the apartment was comfortable, clean and had everything we needed
very clean and new with a very homely feeling
host was extremely helpful offering us early check-in and a later check out
nice attention to details
kevin the owner was excellent to deal with very helpful, and made sure we knew everything we needed to about the place and surrounds
very good value
owner was excellent to deal with and very helpful, nothing was a problem when discussing the booking with him
being 5 minutes walk from cafes and shops was a bonus
close to hamilton train station
handy to shops, cafes, beaches, walks, bus route
great central location, shops, cafes and restaurants just short stroll down darby street, and beautiful bar beach just less then 10 min walk from the apartment! the owner was extremely helpful and ...
great location
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12. Private loft apartment in the heart of Hamilton

This two-bedroom apartment comfortably sleeps four people, with a queen-sized bed and a sofa bed. A continental breakfast is also provided for their guests. In case you would like to grab breakfast outside, there are restaurants two minutes away by foot on Beaumont Street. Coles Marketown is also a few minutes away by foot if you want to make your own breakfast or meals instead. There are also multiple bus stops two to three minutes away by foot, and a train station about a kilometre (0.62 miles) away to take you to places further away.

Hamilton Hideaway - private loft apartment
41 reviews  Wifi Available
bed & breakfast 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious shower, hot water, comfortable bed, generous storage, plenty of spare pillows, blankets if required as loft is well serviced by reverse cycle airconditioning unit
the apartment was just as we expected
on street parking is readily available in a quiet and safe neighbourhood
the space would be ideal for a couple or small family, but worked well for us two independent travel companions, with a comfortable wide sofa bed in the high ceilinged lounge room
a one night stop was necessary in newcastle and we found the loft which appealed on two counts
the accommodation was beautifully decorated with all modern facilities
clean, comfortable, well appointed, light filled
it was very clean comfortable and quiet
set above garage with it's own entrance this cosy lloft was clean spacious and very inviting
alan and julie were excellent hosts, very welcoming and friendly
friendly and welcoming hosts
friendly hosts
from the moment you enter alan and julie's attention to detail and generosity is obvious
thank you, alan and julie, for looking after us so well
plenty of breakfast and only a short walk to beaumont street restaurants
10-15 minute walk to beaumont street, with its wide array of restaurants
its also within the free bus transit zone
it was well located, close the cafe strip of beaumont st (walking distance), and about a 10min/$15 taxi ride to the cbd and beach
it did not disappoint us
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Enjoy your Newcastle getaway

With so many things to do and places to visit within easy reach, you’ll be grateful for these Stayz accommodations in Newcastle, Australia. Enjoy your home away from home.

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