A stellar list of where to stay in Newcastle

Got family in town, need a break or just after a little sneak peek at some of Newcastle's most beautiful properties?

Gone are the days of putting your family up in your already cramped home or shipping them out to the closest dingy hotel. We’ve got one of the best cities in the world (no bias) and we think we’re lucky enough to have some of the most incredible properties as well.

We’ve compiled a list of our fav Airbnb’s across Newcastle so that next time you have family in town, or you’re needing a bit of a home escape or you simply just want to have a sneak peek at some of Newcastle's most beautiful properties; all the details are in one place!

The Beach House at Merewether
Location - Merewether | Sleeps - 9
The Beach House in Merewether is a luxury b&b accommodation that is just as amazing inside as it is outside. As the last remaining beachfront cottage along John Pde, the space has been completely renovated keeping the original floorplan in mind. With all the modern conveniences and luxuries you could ever want; outdoor spa, huge fireplace, modern appliances and an incredibly techno friendly space, just to name a few. Imagine waking up just metres from the beach and only a short stroll to cafes, bars and restaurants. Holiday heaven!
Finalist in the 2018 HomeAway Holiday Rental Awards, you can vote in the people’s choice category here.

Hayes House
Location - Cooks Hill | Sleeps - 6
Beautiful Victorian residence with soaring 13ft ceilings, stunning ceiling roses, polished kauri floorboards and 30cm high skirts. Exquisitely furnished and styled by Melissa Webster and her team at Gather Studio, creating a beautiful place for our guests to come home to during their travels. The end result is a luxe AirBnB that can cater for couples, families, and individuals, with multi-bedding configurations and custom high-end finishes throughout.

Bull Street Retreat
Location - Cooks Hill | Sleeps - 6
Originally an old Cooks Hill miner’s cottage that was completely demolished except for the front façade and fireplace. It is a mix of quasi-industrial with open steel beams, floor to ceiling glass in the main north facing room, beautiful old bricks and lots of timber. The main downstairs room opens up completely onto the beautiful back courtyard which all faces North and gets lots of sun.

Stunning Flourish on Bull
Location - Cooks Hill | Sleeps - 5
A unique, stunning and light-filled luxury loft style apartment located in the leafy inner city suburb of Cooks Hill. The 1925 brick beauty is a bit of an icon and certainly catches the eye when driving along the very leafy Bull Street. Owned by interior designer, Morag Argiris, the cleverly laid out apartment has been transformed using her killer style.

Brunswick Mews
Location - Cooks Hill | Sleeps - 6
Although the building is 130 years old, it was extensively renovated in 2017 and styled it to be luxurious but with a hint of humour. Alongside the stunning interior, perhaps the most loved feature of all is the wall art on the exterior of the building; local artist, Mitch Revs developed an image that perfectly sets the tone for what is a truly stunning property.

Studio Apartment on The Park
Location - Islington | Sleeps - 2
The studio is villa style that sits on the edge of Islington Park. Just around the corner from amazing coffee shops, vintage, boutique and retro shops, pubs, restaurants and public transport. Directly attached to the studio apartment next door, this space is perfect for those of you after something small, cosy and simple.

Pappa Sven Summer Cabin
Location - Cooks Hill | Sleeps - 5
Inspired by their love of the Swedish Summer cabin, the owners have renovated and styled the cabin with this in mind. Most of the pieces throughout the cabin can be found in the owner’s homewares store, Pappa Sven. Designed to be a home away from home and somewhere that people escape in a truly Nordic style. The Summer cabin boasts authentic Nordic design with layers of natural fibres and texture.

Executive New York Loft
Location - Newcastle City | Sleeps - 6
First constructed in 1870, the property went through serious renovation in 2017 to reveal its true heritage of an industrial loft-style retreat. Bursting with character, charm and comfort. The townhouse showcases an incredible polished concrete floor, mixture of crisp white and exposed brick walls, high ceilings with raw timber and black iron fixtures, fittings and staircase.

Parkside Cooks Hill
Location - Cooks Hill | Sleeps - 4
A new modern, architecturally designed loft that comes with all the high-end luxe finishes you’d expect from the beautiful Cooks Hill suburb but yet still manages to be an ideal choice for family stays. Thoughtfully designed with the traveler in mind it has everything you need both within and out.

Eclectic Studio Apartment
Location - Islington | Sleeps 2
This eclectic global style little house sits on the edge of Islington Park and is full of eclectic details, art, indoor plants, textures and everything your heart could desire. The small deck and outdoor bath makes for a beautiful slow afternoon with a champagne in hand.

Stellar Merewether
Location - Merewether | Sleeps - 5
Embracing a combination of New York loft style residence but cool coastal vibes. Stellar Merewether was designed by Suters architects in 1988 and styled by Finch Interior Design. With the colour palette of the Hamptons combined with greenery for a tropical vibe and rattan pendants and furnishings to complement the beach feel. Positioned high on the hill with beautiful ocean and district vistas through the tree tops, you’ll be certain to have a luxurious and relaxing stay.