What’s On In Newcastle

Check out these great events and experiences to help you plan your next holiday to Newcastle!

The city of Newcastle resides on land traditionally inhabited by the Worimi and Awabakal peoples. It reaches out to the sea, creating Australia’s only city centre bounded by pristine beaches and an active working harbour. It’s colourful history has created a vibrant, eclectic city rich in culture and natural beauty.

Whale Watching Around Newcastle

It's whale watching season! Newcastle is a great place to spot whales between May to November each year as the east coast of Australia becomes a humpback highway. They st...


Traveller's Choice Award Winners 2022

Best Western Apollo International just received the Trip Advisor's Traveller's Choice Award for 2022. That means we're in the top 10% of hotels worldwide... again! It'...


Fast & Loud Festival

A new event is coming to Lake Macquarie this May and it's going to be very loud and very fast! It's a perfect event for thrill seekers, motor enthusiasts, music lovers...


6 Ideas to Help You Spend Your NSW Parents and Stay Vouchers

NOW ACCEPTING NSW PARENTS AND STAY VOUCHERS Did you apply for your NSW Parents and Stay vouchers yet? It's a great incentive for NSW residents to get out and about and...


Autumn Events in Newcastle

What's On In Newcastle this Autumn As the weather starts to cool off the events start coming in! It's a jam-packed season in Newcastle with events of every kind poppin...


Adventures in Lake Macquarie

Lake Macquarie is the place for adventure! It's the Southern Hemisphere's largest coastal lake and it's surrounded by stunning beaches and natural bushland. It's also ...


Local Shopping & Markets

Shopping in Lake Macquarie and Newcastle is a delight for shoppers of every kind! We've got big shopping centres full of all the stores you know and love, as well as b...


Lake Macquarie Sailing tours

Lake Macquarie Sailing tours are a small, family-run business on beautiful Lake Macquarie. The yacht is a 28 foot Cole that is AMSA licenced to accept up to four guest...


What we’re doing to help keep you Covid SAFE

What We're Doing to Keep you Covid Safe Noting that the news is dominated by Coronavirus, we want to assure you that we have implemented increased guest room and hotel...


Blackbutt Nature Reserve

Blackbutt Reserve This amazing reserve is only minutes from The Apollo hotel and occupies over 182 hectares of natural bushland providing visitors with the opportunity...


Doing our part for the Environment

The Apollo International is proud to be doing our part for the environment! Generating electricity from 242 solar panels We have an incredible 83.5 kW System. Usin...


Takeaway Menu

Now offering Takeaway! Our Takeaway menu is available 7 days a week Monday- Sunday 5:30pm-8pm to order ph:(02) 4943 6733...


Nobbys Lighthouse Headland

Nobbys Lighthouse is Open to the public. Take a stroll along Newcastle harbour breakwall and continue up the hill to Nobbys Lighthouse for breath taking views of our b...


Newcastle Museum

Newcastle Museum aims to be an accessible, vibrant centre where there are always things to see, do and learn. Newcastle Museum’s Vision, We will be a vibrant and we...



  • 10 minute drive to Newcastle city centre
  • 10 minute walk to Charlestown Square
  • 160km from Sydney
  • Short drive to Lake Macquarie
    • (Australia's largest salt-water lake)

Property Amenities

  • Magnificent Outdoor Pool
  • Business Facilities
  • Guest Laundry
  • Gymnasium with flat-screen TV's and unisex toilet and washroom

Rooms and Suites

Check In 2:00pm

Check Out 10:00am

290 Pacific Highway, Charlestown

+61 2 4943 6733

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Daily Reception Hours

24 Hour Reception