4.4 out of 5

"Lovely place to stay overnight. Room was very clean and comfortable with enough room for 2 adults and 1 teen. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 13 Jul 2018

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Hotel Description

At Merewether Motel you'll be 1.7 km (1.1 mi) from Merewether Beach and 4.2 km (2.6 mi) from Newcastle Beach. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool, free self parking and a spa tub.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and all 30 rooms feature free WiFi, iPod docks and coffee/tea makers. Fridges and room service make in-room dining convenient. Additionally, irons/ironing boards, desks and free toiletries are available.

Enjoy the free pool cabanas and pool loungers as well as access to bike rentals. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a garden and barbecues. Breakfast is available daily.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 4.5-star Merewether motel include Lake Macquarie and Nobbys Head Beach.

Economy Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$101 per night

Standard Single Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Merewether Motel ratings based on 169 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Merewether Motel

Everyone (145) Couples (11) Business (2) Family (12)
4 out of 5
Well maintained rooms and convenient location for sightseeing and getting to other areas around Newcastle.

Posted by on 20 May 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 18 May 2019

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5 out of 5
Very friendly staff. Gave us a microwave and plates when we needed them. Could not be more helpful.

Posted by on 16 May 2019

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 1 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Clean and central to where I needed to go, Staff very helpful

Posted by on 21 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Cleanliness, Fox, great shower, Wi:Fi, comfortable bed, free parking, good price

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Close to events .shopping. Walk to food outlets easily accessable to beach Close to city without all the traffic.

Posted by on 8 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5
This hotel has had a revamp it’s in a great spot close to the CBD

Posted by on 7 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Property was excellent position re meeting up with friends elswhere

Posted by on 2 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Mar. 2019

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Property Features

Merewether Motel offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Merewether Motel also features a BBQ, a garden, and room service (during limited hours). Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Merewether motel.

  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) (26.8 km / 16.7 mi)
  • Train station: Newcastle Interchange Station (2 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Merewether Motel offers 30 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Microwaves and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy breakfast daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 6 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This hotel will place an authorization for 200 USD for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 30 per stay.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 5 and AUD 16.50 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 30 per stay
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Merewether Motel

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.