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Cnr Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300 Australia See on map
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews valet parking the crowne plaza working harbour valet service separate bedroom harbour view hunter river water view sitting area room service water front hotel restaurant the ground floor location is great nobbys beach very pleasant stay great room
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great room , amazing views, clean all you need for a stay in beautiful Newcastle. Breakfast the best. Lovely helpful staff great service ( Thanks Cameron ) . Great pool . Bikes in front of the hotel . Great restraurants just around the corner. See...More

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Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 2 days ago

Hi AndreHarman, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback it is appreciated. We pride ourselves on being able to provide exceptional customer service and we are pleased to hear that you experienced this throughout your stay. We ar glad...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

First time here. Stayed two nights for business. Was upgraded to a harbour view room which was delightful. Exceedingly clean. Separate bedroom. Very spacious. Heaps of accessible PowerPoints and even scales in the bathroom (not sure I love that idea, hehe). From check in to...More

Thank Simone A
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 24 August 2018

Hi Simone A, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with such wonderful feedback it is appreciated.We pride ourselves on being able to deliver exceptional customer service and are so happy to hear that you received this throughout your stay. We will...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This hotel is very clean, the bed is comfortable and you can't fault the harbour view (if you want to pay the extra) or location. The space was perfect for 3 family members sharing. Otherwise, I find the rooms very bland without any personal touches...More

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Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 2 days ago

Hi Amanda G, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback it is appreciated. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, our Dreambeds and of course of location. We ar ealways looking for ways to improve our...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My room was great (31) and had a lovely view of the garden and harbour. The staff were all, without exception, terrific. I can not think of one thing I wasn't happy with. Coming back late in the evening and having a great bar menu...More

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Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jocellin J, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback it is appreciated. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our facilities. We do look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sadly our overnight stay disappointed. Being priority guest offered a complimentary drink that consisted of house choices only. It seemed like the margaritas were made from an inferior tequila, resulting in a very acidic drink. Particularly compared to those we really enjoyed at nearby Signora....More

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Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 2 days ago

Hi Paul-Jenny, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are extremley saddened to hear that your stay wasn't up to our usual standards and your expectations where not met. All the feedback provided has been passed onto appropriate departments to see...More

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Description
Sitting amongst the waterfront boutiques, cafés, bars and eateries of the iconic Honeysuckle promenade, Rydges Newcastle is the ideal destination to take this lively city head on. With sweeping views of the More stunning harbour and only moments from the major tourist attractions, this premium Newcastle hotel is the perfect blend of vibrant coastal city and luxury holiday escape. Located only two hours drive from Sydney, and with airport access to all capital cities, this is accommodation in Newcastle at its most convenient for both business or leisure travellers. Only minutes from the Newcastle Museum, Fort Scratchley and Nobby’s Head, our luxury Newcastle accommodation is the prime locale for those looking to explore the local sights. And if you venture a little further, you’ll find there’s even more natural beauty on offer, like the Newcastle Memorial Walk, Merewether Beach and Blackbutt Reserve. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
175
Price range
US$124 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Crowne Plaza Newcastle
Also Known As
Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel Newcastle
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Newcastle Crowne Plaza
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Newcastle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
175
Price range
US$124 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Crowne Plaza Newcastle
Also Known As
Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel Newcastle
,
Newcastle Crowne Plaza
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Newcastle
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mjgrae
12 July 2017|
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29 November 2015|
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"room top floor balcony or without harbour view"
AndreHarman
3 days ago
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"Choose bottom floor rooms on the eastern side."
happytraveller12384
5 days ago
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"All rooms are close to the waterfront."
62AndyG
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"Harbour view room is great as you can relax and observe a busy, working harbour. Make sure you take..."
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