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Bluegum Apartments

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Balcony
Flat-screen TV, DVD player
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, rollaway beds
Flat-screen TV, DVD player

Overview of Bluegum Apartments

Entire apartment

Bluegum Apartments

3.5 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
183 Michael Street, Jesmond, NSW, 2299

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of Newcastle4 min drive
  • Popular LocationBlackbutt Reserve4 min drive
  • Popular LocationJohn Hunter Hospital10 min drive
  • AirportNewcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown)28 min drive

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Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

No guest room rating
  • 96 sq m
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 Queen Beds and 2 Single Beds

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

No guest room rating
  • 95 sq m
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds

About this area

Newcastle

Located in Newcastle, Bluegum Apartments is in a walkable area with good shopping. Shoppers can check out Charlestown Square, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Newcastle Beach and Lake Macquarie. Merewether Ocean Baths and Hunter Ice Skating Stadium are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • University of Newcastle - 4 min drive
  • Blackbutt Reserve - 4 min drive
  • Newcastle International Hockey Centre - 5 min drive
  • John Hunter Hospital - 10 min drive
  • Westfield Kotara - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Sandgate Station - 4 min drive
  • Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hungry Jacks - 2 min walk
  • Top Thai Restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Lambton Park Hotel - 3 min drive
  • Fire Station Hotel - 3 min drive
  • Sweet Bean Cafe - 4 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Bluegum Apartments

3.5-star Newcastle apartments in Jesmond, near University of Newcastle
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free apartment building has express check-in and free self-parking. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a fridge, an oven, a hob and a microwave. For a bit of entertainment, a flat-screen TV comes with a DVD player, and guests can also appreciate conveniences, such as a washer/dryer and a sofa bed. Weekly housekeeping is available.
Bluegum Apartments offers 18 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with washers/dryers and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation has separate living rooms and is furnished with double sofa beds. Accommodation at this 3.5-star apartment has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6 AM to 8 AM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): AUD 15 per night

Kitchen

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Bedrooms

  • Rollaway/extra beds: AUD 30 per day
  • Double sofa bed

Bathrooms

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Dining room

Entertainment

  • 81-cm flat-screen TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Terrace

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities

Comfort

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • No lifts
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout curtains
  • Free bottled water

Location highlights

  • In the shopping district

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Security system
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 18 rooms
  • 3 floors
  • 4 buildings

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
An early check-in fee will be charged
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 15 per night

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 75.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

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Overall score and ratings

3.4
Rating 5 - Excellent. 69 out of 313 reviews
5 - Excellent 22%
Rating 4 - Good. 96 out of 313 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 79 out of 313 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 44 out of 313 reviews
2 - Poor 14%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 25 out of 313 reviews
1 - Terrible 8%

3.1/5

Cleanliness

3.5/5

Staff & service

2.8/5

Amenities

3.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Amenities
It was a Three bedroom semi detached house, so there was plenty of room for my family of 5. However we were greeted with some garbage bags sitting just outside the front door and some of the linen could have been cleaner. My main complain would be about check in / check out process - beware, there's no office @ the main property and the address can be misleading - our unit was located elsewhere. To check in one needs to contact the property in advance to receive their check in instructions. This information was somewhere as a small print so naturally I missed it. Upon the arrival and wondering around the apartment building asking people about the office I finally realized what the process was. Furthermore, the main office contact number was not responding so I had to call the emergency number to finally receive the correct address / check in instructions. Upon the checkout, we were greeted by the cleaning lady knocking at the door @ 9.40 am informing us that the new guest asked for an early check in at the properties needed to be cleaned (notice that the actual check out time was 10.00). I probably would not recommend the place, sorry.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness
Serviceable property, clean enough. No hot water to kitchen tap. No kitchen bin (bin bag was provided). No dishwashing liquid. Good enough for one night. Probably won’t stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Very poor communication. Had to call to get the door code sent as no reception . Very smelly , floors wet , shower leaking , no tissues , smelly bed & plenty of mosquitoes
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family and small children
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
the property was okay. but the cleanliness and hygiene level is a major let down. there was dirty finger print marks all over kitchen. floors untidy eg. crumbs still visible and the shower hygiene was very questionable.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020