134 Darby St, Cooks Hill
This lively pub with rooms is 1.6 km from Newcastle Beach and 4 km from Newcastle Entertainment Centre.
The 5 relaxed rooms come with flat-screen TVs, tea and coffeemaking facilities, and minifridges. An upgraded room features an antique bed and a 2-person whirlpool bath.
The pub offers a casual Mediterranean menu and a chic cocktail lounge, plus a live-music bar with fireplaces and a courtyard.