Skip to main content
Beginning of main content
Expedia-Verified Reviews
Wonderful!
4.5 of 5 guest rating
Room type Options Nightly price Book
King Spa Harbourside Suite
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
Other room types
Twin Harbourside Suite
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
Select dates to see price
King Accessible Suite
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
King Spa Harbourside Balcony Suite
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
King Harbourside Balcony Suite
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
King Harbourside Suite
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
King Cityside Suite
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
4.5-star luxury hotel near Nobbys Head Beach

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities

Location

Situated on the waterfront, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Newcastle Civic Theater, Nobbys Head Beach, and Newcastle Beach. Merewether Beach is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away. Civic Station is only a 4-minute walk and Newcastle Interchange Station is 20 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and valet parking.

Room Amenities

All 175 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and coffee makers, plus free wired Internet and plasma TVs with satellite channels. 24-hour room service, minibars, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Show all languages

Rydges Newcastle (formerly Crowne Plaza Newcastle)

Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, NSW 2300

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Bar/lounge
  • Lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business centre
  • Porter
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 175
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Rydges Newcastle (formerly Crowne Plaza Newcastle) offers 175 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and microwaves can be requested.

  • Free newspaper
  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free wired Internet
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Plasma TV
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Microwave (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Separate sitting area
  • Pay films
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6 AM and 10 AM and at the weekend between 6 AM and 10:30 AM.

Restaurant – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 28 and AUD 36 for adults, and AUD 8 and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 29.00 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel
  • Rydges Newcastle formerly Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel
  • Newcastle Crowne Plaza
  • Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel Newcastle
  • Rydges formerly Crowne Hotel
  • Rydges Newcastle formerly Crowne Plaza Newcastle

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?