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    Newcastle Beach YHA

    Cnr King St 30 Pacific St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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    • Excellent27%
    • Very good38%
    • Average19%
    • Poor8%
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    “common room” (11 reviews)
    “body boards” (5 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Great location, just 5 mins walk from the Newcastle beach, with lots of cafés, restaurants and shops around, some of them of other countries. The hostel itself is lovely, traditional, clean and spacious with affordable price, gender-specific and mixed rooms with lockers, and all facilities...More

    Thank Behnaz2017
    Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Beach YHAResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Behnaz - so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. This part of Newcastle is great for visitors, as you found - close to the beach and the uni! Hope to see you again here or at one of the other 80 YHAs around...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    This hostel has the comfiest mattresses! While the rooms themselves are fairly dated the mattresses are definitely new, and despite the fairly thin walls, we had a great sleep. We stayed in the four person dorm and were pleasantly surprised about the size of the...More

    Thank KassD9
    Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Beach YHAResponded 14 September 2017

    Hi Kass - really pleased you had a comfy night's sleep. Our hostel is in a heritage building (former Gentlemen's Club no less!) and so we've retained the old world look and feel. It had an update only recently with new paint and carpet, so...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    This hotel is the good fit for when you are going away for a quick weekend with friends and family and spending most of your time out and about. Simple facilities for a short trip, and was clean and the people on the desk were...More

    Thank bryanm852
    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    This is a really quirky hostel - it feels like an english mansion. They had a nice free BBQ on australia day, and have a TV and were showing the Australian open which was nice. It feels worn-in but in a nice way, although could...More

    Thank Zoejenniferrose
    Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

    I stay in this hostel for 1 night in a shared room with 4 bed (two double deck bed).The building looks like a traditional old one but inside is amazing looks like a mansion in classic movie. They have curb staircase in the middle of...More

    Thank abroadero
    Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Beach YHAResponded 7 April 2017

    Hi abroadero We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Our hostel is in an unusual building - it used to be a gentleman's club! We've tried to keep the atmosphere with the big lounge room and that grand staircase, so glad you liked it....More

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    • US$29 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 24
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    Songlim
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
    Hi - the hostel is right in the centre of Newcastle and a local bus number 226 goes from near here to near the uni campus. Google that for the full timetable but it takes about 45 minutes travel time.
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    "Book early. Especially during peak holiday periods. Ask to book away from the family rooms."
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    "I didn't stay in the hotel but had a cup of coffee. Service is great"
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