Things to Do


Travellers Motor Village is stylish and moden and just 10 minutes from the CBD and all that Newcastle has to offer as well as being central to the beautiful Hunter Valley and Port Stephens areas. located and the perfect base for any number of things to do in the Newcastle, close to superb restaurants, cafes, shopping centres, beaches, the CBD, spoting complexes, Port Stephens, Lake Macquarie and Hunter Valley.



Beaumont Street in Hamilton, Darby Street in Newcastle and the new Honeysuckle precinct have many cosmopolitan restaurants. Or if you prefer something a little closer, The Stag and Hunter at Mayfield or the Star Buffet located within the Mayfield Ex-Services club (Mex Club) can be highly recommended. There are also a number of local take away Restaurants that will deliver to your room.



Charlestown Square, 30 Pearson Street, Charlestown NSW 2290 – approximately 10km

Westfield Kotara, Northcott Drive, Kotara NSW 2289 – approximately 7km

Stockland Jesmond, 28 Blue Gum Road, Jesmond NSW 2299 – approximately 5km

There are also a number of local supermarkets within a short drive from the property.

Beaches and Watersports


Mayfield’s best holiday accommodation is the perfect spot for your beach or water-sports holiday.


Beautiful surfing beaches close by in Newcastle and surrounding areas.

Sailing & Water Sports

Lake Macquarie, the largest coastal salt-water lake in Australia, offers unlimited sailing, water sports, and fishing located just 30 minutes from Travellers Motor Village.

Port Stephens Waterway

Approximately 40 minutes north of Travellers Motor Village is the serene Port Stephens area with beautiful beaches, restaurants, fishing, dolphin watching, and bushland walks. Tourist maps for the Port Stephens area are available in reception.



If you need holiday accommodation that’s close to nature, look no further than Travellers Motor Village.

Parks and Gardens

Blackbutt Reserve is a large bushland park with many bush walks located in Kotara—10 minutes from Travellers Motor Village.

Shortland Wetland Centre

Informative wetland park with canoe rides and walks, plus a world-recognized bird watching observation centre. Located at Shortland, 5 minutes from Travellers Motor Village.

Botanic Gardens

Located just south of Raymond Terrace, the botanic gardens have an excellent display of native flora. 15 minutes from Travellers Motor Village.

King Edward Park

An oceanside park with excellent coastline views. Located at Newcastle, just 10 minutes from Travellers Motor Village.

Other Attractions



The Hunter Valley is well-known for its many award winning wineries. Located just 45 minutes from Travellers Motor Village. Day tours can be arranged with Reception for pickup at your front door and more information on this area can be obtained from

Historic Sites

A tourist tram operates from Newcastle Railway Station located within the CBD. It visits many of the historical sites within the central business district. Just 10 minutes from Travellers Motor Village.