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The Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is conveniently located on the Pacific Highway only ten minutes south of the Newcastle Central Business District in the retail, commercial and medical services hub of Newcastle, in the suburb of Charlestown.

Guests enjoy stylish and contemporary 4.5 star hotel rooms and suites, with free Wi-Fi and a balcony with views across the tranquil bush land setting. All rooms are equipped with luxurious pillow top bedding, large flat screen televisions with free Foxtel.

The acclaimed Babbington's Bar and Grill, with a floor-to-ceiling glass wall overlooking the floodlit bush land reserve, offers a relaxed atmosphere, making it the perfect spot to unwind at the end of the day or enjoy your favorite drink while overlooking tranquil bush land.

If you're looking for relaxation or exercise, you can make use of our outdoor pool or gym. Other services include a self-service laundry, free undercover parking, valet laundry and dry cleaning, and a free computer with internet access and printing for use 24-hours per day.

The Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel is able to cater a wide range of functions and events. The hotel will meet all of your needs with four function rooms, each boasting natural light, breakout areas, modern technology and professional friendly service.

Ideally situated minutes from the John Hunter Hospital, McDonald Jones Stadium and Charlestown Square, the hotel is a great location to access a cluster of galleries and boutiques in Newcastle.

The hotel is located just a short drive from the vast blue water expanse of Lake Macquarie or Nine Mile Beach and only an hour away from the Hunter Valley where you'll enjoy over 120 wineries and vineyards.

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Hotel Amenities

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Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted
Child Policy
Children 2 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Bupa


  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Blackbutt Reserve


  • Babbingtons Bar and Grill, on premises, full service, International, open for: breakfast, dinner, a popular dining venue for guest and locals alike. The relaxed atmosphere makes it the perfect spot to unwind at the end of the day. Enjoy your favorite drink while overlooking tranquil bush land, then enjoy the culinary delights prepared by our talented team of chefs. The acclaimed Babbingtons Bar and Grill, with a floor-to-ceiling glass wall overlooking the floodlit bush land reserve, is open for breakfast seven days a week and for dinner Monday through Saturday.


  • 9.00 kilometer(s) from University of Newcastle
  • 8.50 kilometer(s) from Medical Faculty Newcastle, medical simulation center for the Medical Faculty of the University of Newcastle.
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Kotara High School

Nearby Cities

  • 145 kilometer(s) from Sydney
  • 8.00 kilometer(s) from Lake Macquarie
  • 20.00 kilometer(s) from Maitland
  • 25.00 kilometer(s) from Cessnock
  • 30.00 kilometer(s) from Budgewoi
  • 40.00 kilometer(s) from Branxton
  • 45.00 kilometer(s) from Wyong
  • 45.00 kilometer(s) from Singleton
  • 50.00 kilometer(s) from Woy Woy
  • 75.00 kilometer(s) from Forster
  • 80.00 kilometer(s) from Musweilbrook
  • 100 kilometer(s) from Taree
  • 120 kilometer(s) from Gloucester
  • 215 kilometer(s) from Katoomba
  • 245 kilometer(s) from Port Macquarie
  • 250 kilometer(s) from Wollongong
  • 300 kilometer(s) from Mudgee


  • 5.50 kilometer(s) from Westfield Shopping Center


  • 170.00 kilometer(s) from Sydney Airport
  • 30.00 kilometer(s) from Newcastle Airport
  • 0.20 kilometer(s) from Bus 317, Pearson Street
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Kotara Train Station buses available between train station and the property
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from buses and trains available to downtown Newcastle