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Newcastle Beach YHA

30 Pacific St, Cnr King Street, Newcastle, 2300, Australia

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Opposite Newcastle Beach, this heritage building features a ballroom with chandeliers and leather armchairs, and lots of FREE activities.

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Newcastle Hostel

Hostel Newcastle

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Opposite Newcastle Beach, this charmingly restored heritage building features a magnificent ballroom with chandeliers, leather armchairs and open fire. Chill out in the courtyard or hire the free surfboards and body boards. Fill up on the weekly all-you-can-eat pizza or free Irish pub meals 3 nights a week, including bands, trivia and pool competitions. Activities include dolphin and whale watching, hang-gliding, dune bike safaris and so much more.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Children under the age of are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 2 stay free.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • No membership purchase necessary, it is included for this booking.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table


  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Charges Apply
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available during hostel reception times
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 14:00
From 15:00 to 21:00
From 12:00 to 10:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +61-2-4925-3544

Fax. +61-2-4925-3944

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Nobbys Beach (500m to 1km)
  • Hunter Valley (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



Very attractive old building in a good location. Good all round.


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Fri 08 Dec 2017

Great location. Close to sight seeing and food options.


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Sat 04 Feb 2017

We saw "that Simmons mpvie" with free popcorn, was nice


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Diana Iveth,

Mon 02 Jan 2017


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (Less than 500m)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (500m - 1km)
  • Cycle trails (500m - 1km)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (500m - 1km)
  • Restaurants (500m - 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m - 1km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (500m - 1km)
  • Swimming pool (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

28km to Newcastle Airport. 24km to Belmont Airport.
200 metres to bus station.
Alternate Transport
Parking available
Parking is available on the street out the front of the hostel. It is 2hr metered parking between Monday-Friday 9-5 (free overnight and on weekends). For free unrestricted parking you can park on Watt St (2 minute walk) or along Shortland Esplanade (5 minute walk).
150 metres to station. Hourly services to Sydney. Northern NSW service.

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