Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Newcastle

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Newcastle. Travellers especially like the beaches, restaurants and parks in this welcoming and walkable city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Newcastle

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Newcastle a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Merewether Ocean Baths (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Belmont Golf Course (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Port Stephens Winery (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Newcastle

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Newcastle

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Newcastle is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Newcastle Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • King Edward Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Newcastle Civic Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Horseshoe Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Nobbys Head Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Merewether Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Newcastle

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Civic Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Newcastle?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 139 holiday lettings around Newcastle. From 58 houses to 53 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Newcastle? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Newcastle. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Nobbys Head Beach: 338 holiday lettings
  • Maritime Centre: 337 holiday lettings
  • Newcastle Museum: 337 holiday lettings
  • Civic Station: 337 holiday lettings
  • Hexham Station: 337 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Newcastle listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Newcastle?

Yes, of course. offers 58 Houses in Newcastle. Our other popular types of Newcastle holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newcastle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Newcastle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.