Located in the heart of Newcastle, close to local nightlife, eat streets, beaches and the rejuvenated waterfront, Travelodge Hotel Newcastle offers a good base for exploring both the city and the Hunter and Lake Macquarie regions. The hotel has 24 hour reception, an outdoor pool and conference and meeting facilities. Room have been furnished with modern amenities, including internet access and cable TV. Limited parking is available onsite for a fee. Sienna Cafe & Bar has modern Australian cuisine, with its bar serving cocktails. A full buffet breakfast is available daily, and dinner is served six nights a week. Sunday night room service is available with a limited menu.
Rooms are simple, stylish, colourful and modern. All have tea and coffee facilities, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, in room safe and individual climate controlled air conditioning. Bathrooms feature showers over a bathtub. Flat screen TVS have radio and cable TV as well as in room movies (fees apply). Baby cots are supplied free (subject to availability). A restaurant delivery service can bring the best of local eateries to your room (fees apply).
Newcastle Art Gallery houses one of the nation’s biggest art collections outside the capital cities, while Newcastle Museum is dedicated to vibrant exhibitions about the former “Steel City”. Bohemian Darby Street is not far from the Travelodge: walk down it to find cafes, restaurants, bars, fashion boutiques and unique shopping experiences. The restaurants, cafes and bars of Honeysuckle Drive and Wharf Road are also within easy access of the hotel, as is Hunter Street Mall – Newcastle’s original shopping strip (you’ll find brand stores, boutiques, outlets and quirky craft offerings). Famous Nobbys Beach is the preferred beach for families and those learning to surf, while football fans will appreciate a visit to McDonald Jones Stadium, where the Newcastle Knights and Jets play their home games. In the hotel’s immediate vicinity you can find craft beer, cider and contemporary eats at The Happy Wombat; fine dining restaurant Subo, which serves a seasonal five course set menu; and you can pick up a bagel (boiled and baked in house and topped with fresh produce from the local markets) and a coffee at Papa’s Bagel Bar.