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The Clarendon Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   347 Hunter Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Ranked #5 of 21 hotels in Newcastle
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
32 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we walked in with a lovely warm welcoming and an early entry into our room, we knew we booked the right place. big spacious room and bathroom. Exceptionally clean and tidy. Double glazed windows to block out traffic from main street below. We chose to pay the $10 for secure underground parking instead of risking street parking...damage... More

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Truro, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure what to expect upon arrival at this hotel due to the building works beside it. However the room was great, the staff were excellent and extremely helpful (we had a problem with our room lock), The room was quiet due to good soundproofing, well fitted out and the bed was comfortable. Good location. If ever in Newcastle again,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Clarendon for a few days and the price was very good compared to the quality of the room - clean and friendly. The only negative was the restaurant - the food was poor and it could really use a good clean - I do suggest going somewhere else to eat. It is a typical Aussie pub... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Value for money. Friendly efficient service. Convenient Parking option. Large comfortable rooms. Good beer on tap Downstairs! We were very happy with our stay and will definitely stay there again when in Newcastle.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time staying at the Clarendon . We were in 201 and while there was construction going on it didn't seem to bother us. The room was clean and comfortable. The staff were very friendly. Would most defiantly stay here when next in Newcastle . Avoid the travelodge..

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at The Clarendon at least 5 or 6 times now and it is always our number one choice when visiting Newcastle. When it was first recommended to us we weren't too sure about the whole pub scene but this place exceeded our expectations from the beginning and has not disappointed on each of our returns. The rooms... More

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Cairns, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hallways and room smelt both musty and of too much cleaner, luckily there was a door onto a balcony for us to open. The bathroom is tiny and poorly set up. Everything was very outdated feeling. The lift smelt of beer. Good location close to Darby street with cafes and boutiques and river front dining areas. Felt it was... More

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Singleton, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was average for the price as well as the noisy construction work next door. The room/bathroom was clean and tidy and we had chocolates on our pillow. We had the room cleaner an hour before check out knocking on our door to see if we were still there. There was no mention of the construction work when selecting... More

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Ballina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay - the room was well proportioned, modern, quiet with a huge shower recess and the check in receptionist was very welcoming and attentive. The parking was a bit away from the building but we think it was as building nearby was taking place. We had dinner in the restaurant downstairs and we were just after a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

We (couple and baby) Stayed in room 209 on the second floor of the building at the end of the corridor facing the main road. We heard very little road noise and considering there was construction happening at the back/ side of the building, we didn't hear a thing. Lovely staff were very welcoming and accommodating and were happy to... More

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Additional Information about The Clarendon Hotel

Also Known As:
Clarendon Hotel Newcastle
Address: 347 Hunter Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Newcastle
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
#6 Business Hotel in Newcastle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Clarendon Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Unique to Newcastle, The Clarendon Hotel combines boutique hotel rooms upstairs with modern dining and art deco bar downstairs. For business or for pleasure, the relaxed atmosphere of The Clarendon is the perfect venue for all your accommodation and entertainment needs.Centred in the heart of the Newcastle CBD, the hotel is just a few minutes walk from fashionable Darby Street, the waterfront Honeysuckle development and the city’s iconic beaches. For visitors to Newcastle, the Clarendon provides a great home base for exploring the city and further beyond to all that the Hunter Region has to offer.For locals, the central location makes the The Clarendon the ideal meeting place for casual get-togethers and special occasions. Anyone catching a show at the historic Civic Theatre next door will find the Clarendon is the perfect place to grab a pre-show meal and intermission drink. Great value, great quality and friendly, professional service will make your experience at the The Clarendon a memorable one. ... more   less 
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