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The BEST WESTERN PLUS Apollo International Hotel is conveniently located on the Pacific Highway only ten minutes south of the Newcastle Central Business District in the retail, commercial and medical services hub of Newcastle, in the suburb of Charlestown. Boasting 94 luxurious and spacious AAA rated 4 .5 Star hotel rooms of over 36 square meters, the existing hotel has been fully refurbished with a new wing recently added. Each room offers free Wi-Fi and a balcony with views across a natural bush land setting, away from any city noise, and offering new King Koil pillow top queen or king ensembles, HD LCD televisions with free Foxtel, iPod docks and new ultra-modern en suites with a variety of configurations available from walk-in showers to deep corner spa baths. The acclaimed Babbingtons Bar and Grill, with a floor-to-ceiling glass wall overlooking the floodlit bush land reserve, offers a relaxed atmosphere, making it the perfect spot to unwind at the end of the day or enjoy your favorite drink while overlooking tranquil bush land. If youre looking for relaxation or exercise, you can make use of our outdoor pool, BBQ or gym. Other services include a self-service laundry, free covered parking, valet laundry & dry cleaning, and a free computer with Internet access and printing for use 24-hours per day. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Apollo International Hotel is able to cater a wide range of functions and events. The hotel will meet all of your needs with four function rooms, each boasting natural light, breakout areas, modern technology and professional friendly service. Ideally situated minutes from the John Hunter Hospital and the Hunter Stadium, the hotel is a great location to access a cluster of galleries and boutiques in Newcastle. The hotel is located just a short drive from the vast blue water expanse of Lake Macquarie or Nine Mile Beach and only an hour away from the Hunter Valley where youll have more than 120 wineries at your disposal.

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290 Pacific Highway
4.5 Stars


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
14:00:00 | 10:00:00
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What's nearby?


  • 145 kilometer(s) from Sydney

  • 8.00 kilometer(s) from Lake Macquarie

  • 20.00 kilometer(s) from Maitland

  • 25.00 kilometer(s) from Cessnock

  • 30.00 kilometer(s) from Budgewoi

  • 40.00 kilometer(s) from Branxton

  • 45.00 kilometer(s) from Wyong

  • 45.00 kilometer(s) from Singleton

  • 50.00 kilometer(s) from Woy Woy

  • 75.00 kilometer(s) from Forster

  • 80.00 kilometer(s) from Musweilbrook

  • 100 kilometer(s) from Taree

  • 120 kilometer(s) from Gloucester

  • 215 kilometer(s) from Katoomba

  • 245 kilometer(s) from Port Macquarie

  • 250 kilometer(s) from Wollongong

  • 300 kilometer(s) from Mudgee

  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Bupa

  • 9.00 kilometer(s) from University of Newcastle

  • 8.50 kilometer(s) from Medical Faculty Newcastle, medical simulation center for the Medical Faculty of the University of Newcastle.

  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Kotara High School

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Quiet Highway Location

08/12/2016 JVanStav, Melbourne, Australia

I booked this room at the last minute through a second party! I had not stayed at the Apollo International before thinking it would be noisey. However it wasn't! Quiet the contrary and an enjoyable qu... more



03/12/2016 holsmc, Melbourne, Australia

I stayed here for a night, we arrived at around 1 am (long road trip along the east coast) and I was pleased to see reception was still open at that time. Check in took a little while but the room w... more


Great value and nice room

03/12/2016 Siena69a, Sydney, Australia

Stayed here overnight on a business trip. From the start the staff were welcoming and friendly. Room was clean, nicely renovated bathroom and a big balcony. So nice to be able to sit outside and enjoy... more


Lovely place to stay

29/11/2016 Jenanne65,

We stayed as a family of 4 adults and a 3 month old baby. Lovely surprise to find a spacious 2 bedroom family room, with a cot supplied for the baby. The room also has a small nook for coffee making... more

Owner Response
GeneralManagerApollo, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Apollo International, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to share with others your experience during recent stay at the Apollo International. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon. I have made a note of your room and will investigate why infact there was no door wedge in your room, as a standard we ussually ensure that every room has a wedge for this very purpose. If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at 02 4943 6733. Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand. Sincerely, Richard Christie General Manager BEST WESTERN PLUS Apollo International Hotel

"Second time around, a much better experience".........

29/11/2016 Barry M, Adelaide, Australia

We last stayed in 2015 and were very disappointed by the attitude of this hotel, post check-out . We are happy to say that this time our overnight Bed & Breakfast was great. The rooms are large, well ... more