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Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel

Luxury hotel with outdoor pool, near Westfield Kotara

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
£81

Restrictions related to your trip

  • This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.
  • Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

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290 Pacific Hwy, Newcastle, 2290, NSW, Australia
8.8.Fabulous.
  • This was my second stay in this hotel and it proved to be even somewhat better than the…

    Oct 24, 2019

  • Great Hotel with friendly Service and great Food.

    Oct 19, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to We Care Clean (Best Western) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Guests rated location

Quiet
Easy parking
Convenient
Safe
Shopping
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 95 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Fitness centre

For families

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Charlestown
  • Westfield Kotara - 32-min walk
  • Blackbutt Reserve - 40-min walk
  • Dudley Beach - 3.4 mi / 5.6 km
  • John Hunter Hospital - 3.9 mi / 6.4 km
  • Merewether Beach - 4 mi / 6.5 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Honeymoon Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Family Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Apartment, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Charlestown
  • Westfield Kotara - 32-min walk
  • Blackbutt Reserve - 40-min walk
  • Dudley Beach - 3.4 mi / 5.6 km
  • John Hunter Hospital - 3.9 mi / 6.4 km
  • Merewether Beach - 4 mi / 6.5 km
  • Lake Macquarie - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • Blacksmiths Beach - 5 mi / 8.1 km
  • Newcastle Beach - 5.7 mi / 9.2 km
  • Nobbys Head Beach - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • University of Newcastle - 6.7 mi / 10.8 km

Getting around

  • Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) 28-min drive
  • Kotara Station 4-min drive
  • Cardiff Station 7-min drive
  • Broadmeadow Station 8-min drive
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290 Pacific Hwy, Newcastle, 2290, NSW, Australia

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 95 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-8:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.
  • This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.
  • Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday-Friday: 6:00 AM-9:00 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday: 7:00 AM-9:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and over; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Fitness facilities

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1076
  • Conference space size (meters) - 100
  • Conference centre
  • Computer station

Services

  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Microwave (on request)

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Babbingtons Bar and Grill – Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Refundable depositPay at property

  • Deposit: AUD 300.00 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between AUD 8 and AUD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1 per cent

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 35 per day

PetsPay at property

  • Service animals exempt from fees

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless checkout is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination.

COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and over; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines.

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and Union Pay. Cash is not accepted.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

This property hosts weddings on the weekends. Guests should expect a high level of noise until 11 PM.

Also known as

  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel Charlestown
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel
  • Plus Apollo Hotel Charlestown
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel Hotel
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel Charlestown
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel Hotel Charlestown
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel Hotel Charlestown

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.
  • This property confirms that guests must provide documentation related to COVID-19 at check-in. Furthermore, disinfectant is used to clean the property, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:30 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Yes, Babbingtons Bar and Grill offers international cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Mattara Hotel (8-min walk), Dragon Pearl Chinese Restaurant (9-min walk) and House of Korea (12-min walk).
  • Best Western Plus Apollo International Hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
8.8.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Tge hotel is very conveniently located on a major road but rooms are very quiet and overlook the bushland.

    1 night romance trip, Jul 12, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Perfect.

    Very nice.

    Anthony, 1 night business trip, Jun 27, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Clean and Friendly staff. The Air Conditioner control display was very faint and hard to read other than that all good.

    1 night romance trip, Jun 19, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great room with a view into the forest. Great restaurant in the hotel.

    2 night romance trip, Jun 11, 2021

    Verified Expedia guest review

  • 8.0.Very good

    N/a

    3 night romance trip, Jun 10, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    There was opened milk in our fridge ,we had to get the air conditioning remote replaced as it was broken ,but this was done immediately and not a problem .we ordered room service for our dinner only to find the hamburger patty was not cooked properly and still red in the middle .

    1 night romance trip, Jun 5, 2021

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  • 6.0.Good

    hotel was close to where we needed to be, restaurant was very good

    1 night family trip, May 26, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    *thumbs up

    1 night trip, May 21, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Highly recommend

    My stay here was pleasant from the minute I walked into the hotel. Modern, friendly staff, clean and comfortable room, ticks all the right boxes. I wouldn’t hesitate to stay here again.

    1 night trip, May 17, 2021

    Verified Hotels.com guest review

  • 8.0.Very good

    convenience of the at door parking.

    2 night romance trip, May 14, 2021

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