Accommodation

In this section we’ll explain a little more about the patient accommodation at Calvary Mater Newcastle, as well as provide some information on local places to stay for visitors.

Patient rooms at Calvary Mater Newcastle

If you’re coming in for an overnight (or longer) stay, we have shared and single rooms available.

Each bed has a small set of drawers next to it for your personal belongings. There is not much room though, so please don’t bring too many things with you.

All our rooms have the following features and facilities:

  • Adjustable bed
  • Bedside phone
  • Bathroom and Toilet
  • Small set of drawers for personal belongings
  • Television and radio

At times patients may be relocated within their ward or transferred to another ward to continue their care.

Single rooms are assigned based on clinical priority determined by the individual patient’s medical needs.

Accommodation service at Calvary Mater Newcastle

Calvary Mater Newcastle has accommodation available for rural and remote patients receiving treatment as an outpatient at the hospital. A support person, relative or friend is also welcome to stay with you.

Patients wishing to utilise the accommodation will be assessed by nursing staff and allocated a room based on a patient’s clinical need. Priority is given to patients who are receiving active daily outpatient treatment.

All residents must be totally self-caring or independent with the assistance of a carer.

There are no staff in attendance at the accommodation overnight or on weekends. You must supply and prepare your own food. Rooms are cleaned and fresh linen provided weekly. All accommodation is strictly non-smoking.

McAuley Lodge has 8 twin and 19 single rooms. There are shared amenities (bathrooms are unisex), a fully equipped kitchen, a communal dining room, laundry, office space and lounge room.

McAuley Lodge may be available for family members visiting their loved ones who are inpatients at Calvary Mater Newcastle however this is subject to availability. Unfortunately the McAuley Lodge does not accommodate children.

Patients living more than 100 km away can claim some reimbursement from IPTAAS as can DVA clients.


 Referral is not required

 Calvary Mater Newcastle

 02 4014 3950 (8.30am – 4pm)

There are 16 twin rooms available in the Villa Units with a maximum of two adults allowed in each room. Each room has its own ensuite, air conditioner, telephone, television and bar fridge. There is a communal fully equipped kitchen, laundry and lounge room.

The Villas are reserved strictly for rural/remote outpatients receiving active treatment and their carers. Fees for the Villas will be discussed with the accommodation nurse or the social worker. Unfortunately the Villas Units do not accommodate children.


 Referral is not required

 Calvary Mater Newcastle

 02 4014 3950 (8.30am – 4pm)

Visitor Accommodation

To help visitors to Calvary Mater Newcastle we’ve compiled a list of nearby hotel accommodation.


Best Western Travellers Motor Village

 295 Maitland Road, Mayfield

 02 4968 1394

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Jesmond Executive Apartments

 189 Newcastle Road Jesmond

 0419 804 080

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Citigate Motel

 418 Maitland Road Mayfield

 02 4967 1977

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Mayfield Motel

 503 Maitland Road Mayfield

 02 4968 2661

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Sovereign Inn

 309 Maitland Road Mayfield

 02 4968 4405

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West Executive Inn

 10 Rugby Road New Lambton

 02 4935 1200

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Edith Lodge

21 Edith Street, Waratah

0422 086 098