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290 Pacific Highway
Charlestown, 2290


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Hotel Overview

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.

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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 and iPod® docks.

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, BBQ 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.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Lovely hotel”
By Sarah Lulu F
Tuncurry, Australia on 17-Nov-17

Stayed for a quick work visit. It's a lovely hotel. I did find it quite hard to locate late at night. The highway and intersections got to me and my navman misled me ! Also didn't really like the...

“Fantastic service appreciated ”
By Stand_Up_Traveller
Newcastle, Australia on 14-Nov-17

Following a massive few weeks to move house it seemed fitting to reward ourselves on the final day of moving with a stay in a hotel room for the evening. Prices compared , clean & quality wanted & it...

“Exceeded Expectations”
By 423emiliod
Melbourne, Australia on 08-Nov-17

Travel for work always presents hit and miss options for accommodation. This hotel was a pleasant surprise on this trip as it exceeded my expectations in terms of quality of accommodation and...

“Good value with high level of comfort”
By Andy H
Sydney, Australia on 03-Nov-17

In Charlestown on business, had previously stayed at this hotel - however this time tried a different room type, with two single beds. Room was very spacious and comfortable, with a balcony that...

“Great place to stay if you're flying out of Newcastle”
By David A
Sydney, Australia on 01-Nov-17

The hotel is extremely well presented, it has a pool & a fantastic restaurant with excellent food with great service. I need somewhere to stay that was near Newcastle Airport so I could fly to...


Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Cocktail lounge, Babbingtons Bar and Grill
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise facility 24 Hour
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Guest laundry, valet 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., nominal fee
  • Laundromat
  • Dry cleaning, same day service available
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Late check out
  • Safe deposit box, free, at front desk
  • Babysitting on request Child care is available through local agencies
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, 24-hours, complimentary
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Secretarial services
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Courier
  • Shipping
  • Video conferencing
  • Mail services
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting facilities, modem/dataport available, video conferencing available in some meeting rooms
  • Banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Catering
  • Equipment rental
  • Ballroom
  • Sunbathing, lounge chairs available at the pool
  • Air-conditioning
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Free parking, covered and non covered parking, off street, 24-hours
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking, 24-hour, complimentary
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Panoramic bush land valley views from Babbingtons Bar and Grill
  • Gazebo and gardens
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  • Cable or satellite television, with remote, CNN® or other 24 hour news station, Foxtel channels including Fox Sports 1 & 2 and Fox 8.
  • In-room movies, Foxtel channels including Fox Sports 1 & 2 and Fox 8.
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area,
  • High-speed Internet access,
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Speaker phone
  • Voice mail
  • Mini-bar
  • Bathrobe available
  • Room service, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Air-conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Wake-up calls
  • Sofabed available, some rooms have a double sofabed
  • Spa available, some rooms have spa baths or double corner spa baths, please refer to room descriptions
  • Crib available
  • Balcony
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  • External setting on balcony
  • Rollaway bed available

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 4

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Extra wide doors in bathrooms
  • Lowered vanity areas
  • Access ramps
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