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Rydges Newcastle

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Cnr Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300 Australia See on map
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4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews valet parking the crowne plaza working harbour valet service a king spa suite separate bedroom a harbour view room harbour side hunter river room service lounge area water front very pleasant stay great room location is great buffet breakfast restaurants and bars
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The rooms were very spacious clean and tidy. We were greeted with a smile and were told they had upgraded us to a harbour view room which was a nice surprise and worth the upgrade. Eateries were very handy so no need for a car...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Lynley M
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Reviewed November 22, 2018

We decided to treat ourselves for our anniversary and stayed at the Rydges Newcastle while doing a trip around NSW. I love the harbor views and kept the blinds open, so we could see the tug boats go back and forth and the many lights...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jensanddanni
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded November 25, 2018

Hi jensanddanni, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with such wonderful feedback. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, the hotel, the location of the spectacular Newcastle Harbour and of course our wonderful staff. The team pride...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We used to come here when it was the IHG Crowne Plaza. We were very pleased to find that really not a lot had changed other than the branding and signage, fresh menus etc. The location right on the boardwalk and at the front door...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Good_onya_Mate
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded yesterday

Hi Shalibaster, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback it is appreciated. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in the new Rydges Newcastle, the hotel and services and well as our beautiful location. We...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Rydges Newcastle was a very pleasant experience both times I have stayed. I have advised other members from our group to stay this time, and they also had a very good experience. Great position, very obliging staff, great room with good view out over the...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded yesterday

Hi Shalibaster, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback it is appreciated. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, the hotel and services and well as our beautiful location. We do look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent suite overlooking the harbour. Quality bedding and modern furnishings. Generous size with lounge area included. Shame the kitchenette didn't have a microwave and a toaster, that would have made it self contained and better value for money. Be sure to become a Ridges member...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Amanda O
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 4 days ago

Hi Amanda O, Thank you for taking teh time to provide the hotel with your feedback it is appreciated. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our beautiful hotel and you were able to see so many of the amazing historical features...More

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Description
Sitting amongst the waterfront boutiques, cafés, bars and eateries of the iconic Honeysuckle promenade, Rydges Newcastle is the ideal destination to take this lively city head on. With sweeping views of the More stunning harbour and only moments from the major tourist attractions, this premium Newcastle hotel is the perfect blend of vibrant coastal city and luxury holiday escape. Located only two hours drive from Sydney, and with airport access to all capital cities, this is accommodation in Newcastle at its most convenient for both business or leisure travellers. Only minutes from the Newcastle Museum, Fort Scratchley and Nobby’s Head, our luxury Newcastle accommodation is the prime locale for those looking to explore the local sights. And if you venture a little further, you’ll find there’s even more natural beauty on offer, like the Newcastle Memorial Walk, Merewether Beach and Blackbutt Reserve. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
175
Price range
$127 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Crowne Plaza Newcastle
Also Known As
Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel Newcastle
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Newcastle Crowne Plaza
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Newcastle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
175
Price range
$127 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Crowne Plaza Newcastle
Also Known As
Crowne Plaza Newcastle Hotel Newcastle
,
Newcastle Crowne Plaza
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Newcastle
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"Harbour View is excellent."
Good_onya_Mate
3 days ago
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"Definitely a suite overlooking the harbour and away from pool area if you want quiet."
B335KXamandao
5 days ago
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"City view room on the western end also has views of the inner harbour."
DingusDawg
2 weeks ago
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"Had a city view room which also had a water view as well."
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