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 features

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Merewether?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 146 vacation rentals near Merewether. From 92 houses to 43 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Merewether for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Merewether?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 92 Houses in Merewether. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Merewether include:

  • Flats: 43 rentals available
  • Studios: 47 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Merewether?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Merewether. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.