New South Wales may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Search Motels in Newcastle

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Featured Motels in Newcastle

Merewether Motel
4.5 out of 5
231 Glebe Road, Merewether, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,944 per night from Dec 17 to Dec 18

Located in Merewether, this golf motel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Dixon Park Beach and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Newcastle Beach. Glenrock State Conervation and Merewether ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (441 reviews)

"Great service, excellent updated modern room with all amenities for a comfortable short stay."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Merewether Motel
Sleepy Hill Motor Inn
3 out of 5
92 Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,158 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30

Located in Raymond Terrace, this motel is 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from Hunter Region Botanic Gardens and within 12 mi (20 km) of Hunter Wetlands Centre and Oakvale Farm ...

4.3/5Excellent! (314 reviews)
Great stay!

"Great stay! Very spacious and clean!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Sleepy Hill Motor Inn
Warners At The Bay
4 out of 5
320 Hillsborough Road, Warners Bay, NSW
The price is ¥9,413 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30

Located in Warners Bay, this motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Hunter Ice Skating Stadium and within 3 mi (5 km) of Lake Macquarie and Charlestown Square. Twin Creeks ...

4.1/5Very Good! (717 reviews)

"Nice clean room. Unfortunately thin walls not very quiet. Cleaner was vacuuming hallway at 7am."…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Warners At The Bay
You could be seeing lower prices

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
Squid Ink Motel
2.5 out of 5
690 Pacific Highway, Belmont, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,624 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2

Located in Belmont, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Belmont Golf Course and Lake Macquarie. Blacksmiths Beach and Byrnes Reserve are also within 3 mi (5 ...

4.1/5Very Good! (146 reviews)

"The lake side location was very nice, surprisingly peaceful, considering it was so close to the highway. I was disappointed the black swans didn’t put in an appearance, but the lake was beautiful, regardless."…"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Squid Ink Motel
The Esplanade Motel
3 out of 5
568 The Esplanade, Warners Bay, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,761 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

Located in Warners Bay, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Lake Macquarie and within 6 mi (10 km) of Charlestown Square and Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery. ...

4.2/5Very Good! (310 reviews)

"Clean, updated, friendly staff, hassle free check in and great location"…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

The Esplanade Motel
Reign Inn Newcastle
3.5 out of 5
309 Maitland Road, Mayfield West, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥7,670 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3

Located in Mayfield West, this motel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from University of Newcastle and within 6 mi (10 km) of John Hunter Hospital and Westfield Kotara. Merewether ...

4.1/5Very Good! (265 reviews)

"Accommodating & friendly staff. They have free Netflix & YouTube. Generous toiletries, coffee & tea. Short drive to beach."…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Reign Inn Newcastle
Travellers Motor Village
3.5 out of 5
295 Maitland Road, Newcastle, Mayfield West, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥7,670 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1

Located in Mayfield West, this motel is 1.2 mi (2 km) from Allowah Street Reserve and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from University of Newcastle. Hunter Wetlands Centre and ...

4.1/5Very Good! (357 reviews)

"easy parking, we had a double bed room which is quite large and clean. A bar fridge, microwave and kettle were provided. bathroom is in average condition but clean. Air conditioning is dated but functional. Motel is located 10mins from Mayfield shopping street, around 20 mins from Newcastle city"…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Travellers Motor Village
Colonial Terrace Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
130 Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,035 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1

Located in Raymond Terrace, this motel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Nargoon Reserve and within 6 mi (10 km) of Hunter Region Botanic Gardens and Hunter Wetlands Centre. ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (245 reviews)

"Convenient location for shopping and my holiday destinations. The room is clean and quiet. The staff were friendly."…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Colonial Terrace Motor Inn
Alloggio Tudor Hamilton
3.5 out of 5
CNR Tudor & Steel Streets, Hamilton, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥5,213 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21

Located in Hamilton, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Newcastle Showground and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Newcastle Beach. Newcastle International Hockey Centre and ...

4.3/5Excellent! (338 reviews)

"Quite easy to find and central to town.. walking distance to Beaumont St and the Wharf district."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Alloggio Tudor Hamilton
Ibis Budget Newcastle
2.5 out of 5
3-5 Thomas Street, Wallsend, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥5,590 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in Wallsend, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from John Hunter Hospital and 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from University of Newcastle. Blackbutt Reserve and Allowah ...

3.6/5Good! (382 reviews)

"A little untidy at reception. Room was to be expected. Bed was clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Ibis Budget Newcastle
Blue Pacific Motel Swansea
2.5 out of 5
82 Pacific Hwy, Little Pelican, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,385 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30

Located in Little Pelican, this golf motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Byrnes Reserve and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Lake Macquarie. Blacksmiths Beach and Wallarah National ...

4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)

"Great little overnight stay as we were in the area for a wedding. Thanks to Greg for assisting with getting items back that were left also :) Big thumbs up."…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Blue Pacific Motel Swansea
Lakeview Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
749 Pacific Highway, Belmont South, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,638 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30

Located in Belmont South, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Belmont Golf Course and Lake Macquarie. Blacksmiths Beach and Byrnes Reserve are also within 3 ...

4.3/5Excellent! (192 reviews)

"Friendly. clean and comfortable. An older style hotel which game more space and some good basic kitchen options like a microwave in the room."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Lakeview Motor Inn
Belmont Palms Motel
3 out of 5
784 Pacific Highway, Marks Point, NSW
The price is ¥8,018 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2

Located in Marks Point, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Belmont Golf Course and Lake Macquarie. Blacksmiths Beach and Byrnes Reserve are also within ...

4.3/5Excellent! (114 reviews)
Very comfortable, well appointed &very clean

"We enjoyed two nights at this motel. It is very clean, well appointed & very clean. Everything we needed was there. The owner was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Belmont Palms Motel
Gateshead Tavern Motel
3 out of 5
9 Pacific Highway, Gateshead, NSW
The price is ¥6,206 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Located in Gateshead, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Carbeen Street Reserve and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Charlestown Square. Bangalay Reserve and Awabakal Nature ...

3.6/5Good! (245 reviews)

"Great stop over point for us on our way to Canberra."…"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2020

Gateshead Tavern Motel
Bay Hotel Motel
3 out of 5
330 Fishery Point Road, Bonnells Bay, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥12,062 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

Located in Bonnells Bay, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Lake Macquarie State Conservation Area and Lake Macquarie. Central Coast Hinterland and Martinsville ...

3.9/5Very Good! (16 reviews)

"It was Close to the pub the rooms are of good size for 3 people"…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Bay Hotel Motel
Macquarie 4 star
4 out of 5
458 Lake Road, Argenton, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥10,807 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1

Located in Argenton, this motel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Lake Macquarie and within 9 mi (15 km) of John Hunter Hospital and University of Newcastle. Westfield ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (147 reviews)

"Lovely and clean also nice and quiet great place to unwind ,only a short walk to club for meals"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Macquarie 4 star
Citigate Motel Newcastle
2.5 out of 5
418-422 Maitland Rd, Mayfield West, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,019 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

Located in Mayfield West, this motel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from University of Newcastle and within 6 mi (10 km) of John Hunter Hospital and Blackbutt Reserve. Newcastle ...

4/5Very Good! (483 reviews)

"Great customer service. Room daily cleaning available. Very tidy and handy location to everywhere if have a car."…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Citigate Motel Newcastle
Catalina Motel Lake Macquarie
3 out of 5
211 Awaba Road, Toronto, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,413 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30

Located in Toronto, this motel is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Lake Macquarie and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lake Macquarie State Conservation Area and Watagans National Park. ...

4.2/5Excellent! (95 reviews)

"Everything I expected was available, except that it is away from the shops, but that makes for a nice quiet stay."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Catalina Motel Lake Macquarie
Lake Macquarie Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
798 Pacific Highway, Belmont South, Marks Point, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,901 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Located in Marks Point, this golf motel is within a 15-minute walk of Belmont Golf Course and Lake Macquarie. Blacksmiths Beach and Byrnes Reserve are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (204 reviews)

"Good bed, not many times you get that luxury. Cleanliness was up to my standards as well."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Lake Macquarie Motor Inn
Panorama Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
256 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,437 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5

Located in Charlestown, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Twin Creeks Reserve and Charlestown Square. Banksia Reserve and Carbeen Street Reserve are also within ...

3.9/5Good! (355 reviews)

"The shower head wouldn't stay up making it hard to shower"…"

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Panorama Motor Inn
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Newcastle
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Other property types in Newcastle

Rydges Newcastle

Rydges Newcastle

4.5 out of 5
Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, NSW
The price is ¥15,349 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Excellent! (942 reviews)

""…"

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2020

Rydges Newcastle
NOAH'S On The Beach

NOAH'S On The Beach

4 out of 5
Cnr Shortland Esplanade and Zaara Street, Newcastle East, NSW
The price is ¥15,757 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (964 reviews)

"Room was nice and clean. A lot noise in the morning tho"…"

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2020

NOAH'S On The Beach
Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel

Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel

4.5 out of 5
290 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, NSW
The price is ¥8,994 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Wonderful! (983 reviews)

"Clean and spacious. We stayed in a family room which was 2 rooms so that was nice and big. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Newcastle?
Because you’ll save on your room, you can experience more of the activities in Newcastle. Not-to-be-missed sights include Newcastle Beach, Charlestown Square, and Lake Macquarie.
What is a motel?
At many motels, you’ll often find a free parking spot and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. The word “motel” was coined in 1925 in San Luis Obispo, California by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel.
What are the best motels in Newcastle?
Sleepy Hill Motor Inn: If driving, you’ll be within 25 minutes of University of Newcastle. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Colonial Terrace Motor Inn: A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar are available during your stay. You’ll be located within 26 minutes of University of Newcastle by car. Squid Ink Motel: Enjoy access to the terrace, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a quick 1-minute drive of Lake Macquarie. Lakeview Motor Inn: It’s located within a quick 1-minute drive of Lake Macquarie. An outdoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. Bay Hotel Motel: Stay within a quick 2-minute drive of Lake Macquarie. Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
How many motels will I find in Newcastle?
You can select from 29 inexpensive motels in Newcastle.
What can I do in Newcastle?
Take time to check out the waterfront and enjoy the seaside in this family-friendly area while you’re sightseeing. Some popular places to visit include Newcastle Beach, Charlestown Square, and Lake Macquarie. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Nobbys Head Beach, Merewether Beach, and Dudley Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Merewether Ocean Baths, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, and Oakvale Farm and Fauna World. Some historical places you might want to see include Newcastle Civic Theater, Fort Scratchley, and ANZAC Memorial Bridge.
What's the weather like in Newcastle?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Newcastle to help you plan yours: The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 56°F. Average annual precipitation for Newcastle is 38 inches.
What are my options for getting around Newcastle when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Newcastle to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is located 9.2 mi (14.8 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.