Newcastle Beach

  • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Hostel Video
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel - Lounge
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel - Internet
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel - Multi-Share Dorm Room
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel - Aerial
    • Newcastle Beach YHA Backpackers Hostel - Double Room
    • Newcastle Nobby's Beach
    • Newcastle Mall
    • Newcastle Queens Wharf
  • Very friendly and nice staff. Warm envieonment.

    Xiaoying H. (July 2014)

    perfect location, so close to train station and newastle beach, clean, friendly environment.

    Daniel M. (July 2014)

    Lovely historic building, brilliant location, comfortable and welcoming. Gets my highest recommendation!

    Mac H. (July 2014)

    First time in a hostel. I spent 4 nights and it quickly felt like home. The staff is VERY friendly. Great atmosphere. Thanks for this awesome experience

    Gwenael B. (July 2014)

    Had so much fun! Didn't feel uncomfortable at all. Will DEFINITELY come here again - it's my new weekend getaway from Sydney!

    Stephanie M. (July 2014)

    Great hostel every one is really friendly. It's super cheap to buy internet and there are daily activities planned that sometimes include free dinner. All in all had a great experience.

    Sharelle T. (July 2014)

    Wonderful central location, wonderful building & decor, wonderful service !

    Laura F. (July 2014)

    Newcastle YHA is a delightful, spacious rustic building and the close proximity to the city and beach is phenomenal! Just a block from Newcastle Beach and Ocean Baths and a block from the city centre too. Our room was clean and comfortable and the ...

    Jennifer M. (June 2014)

    Best hostel I have stayed at, staff were friendly, and even suggested where nice meals were to be found. The room was nice, clean and comfortable, the bathroom was clean, easily accessible and the general atmosphere was open and appealing

    David m. (June 2014)

    On our ways this was one of the best accomodation ever! And on perfect place really close to the ocean.

    Andrea Z. (May 2014)

  • Opposite Newcastle Beach, and right in the centre of town, this friendly YHA is perfect for backpackers looking for affordable accommodation.

    The hostel provides guests with a choice of twin/double and multi-share rooms. Facilities include internet, pool table, BBQ and modern amenities. Guests are given access to hostel surfboards and free bodyboards. Newcastle Beach YHA has lots going on each week, Monday is 'Backpacker Pizza Night',Thursday is 'Free BBQ Night' and free pub dinners Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday nights.

    For friendly and affordable accommodation go no further than Newcastle Beach YHA.

  • Facilities

    • Barbeque
    • Disabled Access
    • Games room
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Open Fireplace
    • Reading room
    • Surf boards
    • Television
    • Video
  • Activities

    • Beach
    • Diving
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Sailing
    • Sandboarding
    • Skydiving
    • Surfing
    • Swimming
    • Whale Watching
    • Wine Tasting
  • Things to do

    Newcastle is home to some of Australia's best surf beaches, pubs and student nightlife. Enjoy daily tours of the Hunter Valley wineries, surfing lessons, dolphin/whale watching tours, dune bike safaris, free native animal and bush reserve, helicopter flights, sky diving, scuba diving, adventure wilderness tours and more.


    Read about the hostel's rich history

    Newcastle Beach YHA History (325kb, PDF)


    Find loads of bars, nightclubs, cafes and restaurants all within walking distance of the hostel.

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    MasterCard, Visa