Destination guide

The friendly city of Merewether awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Merewether. Travellers especially like the spas, bars and cafes in this welcoming and walkable city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Merewether

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Merewether has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Merewether Ocean Baths (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Belmont Golf Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Merewether

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Merewether

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Merewether. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dixon Park Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Merewether Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Dudley Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Newcastle Civic Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • King Edward Park (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Newcastle Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Merewether

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Merewether?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 147 holiday rentals near Merewether. From 70 Houses to 46 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Merewether for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Merewether?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Merewether. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dixon Park Beach: 310 holiday rentals
  • Merewether Ocean Baths: 315 holiday rentals
  • Glenrock State Conervation: 326 holiday rentals
  • Merewether Beach: 309 holiday rentals
  • Hunter Region Botanic Gardens: 203 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Merewether listed on Stayz 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 Merewether?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 70 Houses in Merewether. Our other popular types of Merewether holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 46 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 8 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Merewether?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Merewether. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.