ibis budget Newcastle

3-5 Thomas StreetNewcastle2287Australia
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About ibis budget Newcastle

With simple yet comfortable accommodations, ibis budget Newcastle offers free on-site parking as well as a communal kitchen with refrigerators for guests to store and make food.

Rooms at ibis budget Newcastle have a flat-screen TV, air conditioner, workstation, en-suite bathrooms, towels and linens. Paid Wi-Fi is available in-room.

The hotel has a selection of vending machines on-site as well as laundry and luggage storage facilities for guests’ convenience.

There is a buffet breakfast with a selection of local products plus hot beverages available for an extra charge.

Situated near the Sydney to Newcastle freeway, the hotel offers guests access to both cities. The Newcastle city centre is a 15-minute drive away while Sydney can be reached in an hour by car. Wal Herd Park and Wallsend Park are a 15-minute walk from the property and links to public transportation are 5-minutes away.


3-5 Thomas Street, Newcastle, 2287, Australia
Telephone: +61(2)49500244 | Fax: +61(2)49500524 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Internet
  • Satellite TV
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Spotless all around.

The hotel’s rooms are clean and kept in good condition by the housekeeping staff according to guests. The bathrooms and sleeping areas were spotless and the hotel is in a very good condition overall.

Hitting the road.

There is easy access to the Sydney to Newcastle freeway from the hotel. Guest say the combination of free parking and quick access to the roads made traveling a breeze. Newcastle University and a couple of parks are a short drive away from the hotel.

Front and centre.

Guests say the hotel’s front desk does a good job of welcoming you to the hotel and making sure your stay is a good one. The check-in and check-out process is quick and efficient according to guests who add that the staff is very friendly.

Negative Reviews

The roar of the road.

Guests point out that the sounds from the nearby street are very loud and can be heard throughout the hotel. The road is main thoroughfare and noise occurs throughout the day and night. Noise can also come from students at the nearby university who are kn

Trouble in the Bathroom.

The hotel’s en-suite bathrooms are not particularly well designed according to guests who note the space is very small. Water from the shower can get everywhere in bathroom as there is no divider. This creates a slippery situation if you’re not careful.

Sleeping the hard way.

Visitors note the hotel’s beds are hard and made sleeping difficult in some cases. The bedding is also not very high quality which makes matters worse according to guests who say the pillows are flimsy.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 563 reviews across the web
7.1 /10
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    7.2 /10
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    7.6 /10
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    7.0 /10
7.1 out of 10 based on 563 reviews