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10 Best Hotels in Charlestown

Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel
4.5 out of 5
290 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, NSW
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AU$118
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,380 reviews)

"Everything has been very good. Staff v r y helpful and friendly"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel
Charlestown Executive Apartments
3.5 out of 5
45-47 Dickinson Street, Charlestown, NSW
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AU$110
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.6/5Wonderful! (644 reviews)

"Easy after hours access - large apartment . Most of the property was neat and tidy beds were good but the floors need and good swipe and mop."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2020

Charlestown Executive Apartments
Panorama Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
256 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, NSW
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AU$121
per night
6 Apr. - 7 Apr.
3.9/5Good! (339 reviews)

"Property is looking quite tired and worn, needs a fair bit of maintenance and upgrading to bring it up to standard"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jan. 2020

Panorama Motor Inn
Newcastle Motel
3 out of 5
270 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, NSW
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AU$110
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
3.5/5Good! (28 reviews)
basic but comforable and clean

"very basic motel but was clean bed was comfy good location close to shopping and restaurants would stay there again"…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec. 2019

Newcastle Motel
Charlestown Terrace
4.5 out of 5
68 Smith Street, Charlestown, NSW
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AU$168
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
3.8/5Good! (24 reviews)

"good spaces and beds were good sparse ( not cushions) on lounge kitchen utensils very light on gas/over ill equiped and dirty/old mould on ceiling; not healthy silly bathroom design"…"

Reviewed on 6 May 2019

Charlestown Terrace
4br Home With Large Deck Overlooking 10m Salt Water Pool
Rydges Newcastle
4.5 out of 5
Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, NSW
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AU$184
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,543 reviews)

"Reception and check in was a. Reese, room service was no hassle and my coffee in the bar was delicious"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Rydges Newcastle
Holiday Inn Express Newcastle
4.5 out of 5
514 King Street, Newcastle West, NSW
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4.6/5Exceptional! (188 reviews)

"Central location, quick checkin. Decent feed and great atmosphere"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Holiday Inn Express Newcastle
The Executive Inn
4.5 out of 5
10 Rugby Road, New Lambton, NSW
AU$119
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,444 reviews)

"We stay there at least once a year for family get togethers and it’s a resort style complex. West’s club next door is amazing with options to eat drink and party if you want!! I find the stay very relaxing"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

The Executive Inn
NOAH'S On The Beach
4 out of 5
Cnr Shortland Esplanade and Zaara Street, Newcastle East, NSW
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AU$159
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.4/5Excellent! (1,358 reviews)

"Perfect for a holiday on the beach , it couldn’t get any closer"…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar. 2020

NOAH'S On The Beach
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Accommodation in Charlestown

Charlestown is a walkable, family-friendly neighbourhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and cafés. Part of the neighbourhood's charm is its friendly people. Take in the natural beauty of the sea and beaches—or broaden your horizons with some local entertainment. With hotels to suit everyone's tastes, Charlestown serves as a good starting point for exploring the greater Kahibah area.

Sightseeing around Charlestown

The local library will impress, as will other attractions. Study the collections at Newcastle Art Gallery, Maritime Centre, or Newcastle Regional Museum. For local culture, consider Maitland Gaol. Notable landmarks include Christ Church Cathedral and Hunter Wetlands Centre. Create some family memories at Merewether Ocean Baths and Hunter Region Botanic Gardens.

Shopping, surfing, and being pampered at a spa are a few popular activities in the area. Soak up some sun at Dixon Park Beach and Nobbys Head Beach. Explore nature at Glenrock State Conervation, Blackbutt Reserve, and Newcastle Ocean Baths. If you have some more time, pay a visit to Newcastle International Hockey Centre, EnergyAustralia Stadium, or Energy Australia Stadium.

Why not visit Newcastle Showground, University of Newcastle, and Belmont Golf Course while you're here? Stockton Sandspit, Stockton Sand Dunes, and Munmorah State Conservation Area are other top spots to see.

Getting around Charlestown

You can inquire about options for water travel at the port.

Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) is the closest major airport, 22.7 km (14.1 miles) from Charlestown. The next closest airport is Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 118.4 km (73.5 miles) away.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Charlestown?
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Panorama Motor Inn and Newcastle Motel as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Charlestown, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals available in Charlestown.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Charlestown?
Based on reviews, Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top choice for your budget-friendly stay is Panorama Motor Inn.
What's the best place to stay when travelling with children to Charlestown?
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is a top 4.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Panorama Motor Inn is another good option for your stay with the kids. Also, attractions in the area such as Merewether Ocean Baths are fun for the whole family.
What's the best hotel for a couple going to Charlestown?
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is a favourite 4.5-star hotel for couples, and features a garden-view restaurant and an outdoor pool.
What's the best accommodation option to stay near the beach in Charlestown?
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is a top 3.5-star property for a beach holiday, and features an outdoor pool and free breakfast. Other good choices for your beach trip include Newcastle Motel and Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel. Head to Merewether Beach or Newcastle Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Charlestown?
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is a 4.5-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay.
How is it staying in Charlestown?
Visitors to Charlestown will definitely enjoy the shopping, restaurants and spas. Welcoming and relaxing, this city also attracts tourists with its beaches. Top sights around the area include Lake Macquarie, Merewether Beach and Newcastle Beach. In Charlestown, there are 6 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Charlestown?
The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Charlestown Square is a favourite for retail therapy. In the area, you’ll also find Lake Macquarie and Merewether Beach.
What's the weather like in Charlestown?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 27°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 8°C. Average annual rainfall for Charlestown is 961.40 mm.

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