Offering an outdoor pool, Sir Francis Drake is located in Heatherbrae. The property is located on 5 acres of landscaped grounds and features conference rooms and free on-site parking.

All rooms offer a dining setting, tea/coffee making facilities and garden views. Each room has a private bathroom with a shower and hairdryer. Some rooms boast a spa bath.

Muree Golf Club is 4.3 mi from the property, while Hunter Valley is a 45-minute drive from Sir Francis Drake. Newcastle Airport is 6.2 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Sir Francis Drake has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 3, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Sir Francis Drake

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • University of Newcastle
    7.1 miles
  • Wests - Mayfield
    7.2 miles
  • RAAF Base Williamtown
    7.4 miles
  • Stockton Beach
    7.8 miles
  • McDonald Jones Stadium
    8.9 miles
  • Energy Australia Stadium
    8.9 miles
  • Newcastle Showground
    9 miles
  • Newcastle Entertainment Centre
    9.1 miles
  • Wests - New Lambton
    9.1 miles
  • Newcastle International Hockey Centre
    9.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Hunter Medical Research Institute
    9.2 miles
  • Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club
    9.2 miles
  • Hamilton TAFE Campus
    9.6 miles
  • Passmores College
    9.9 miles
  • Newcastle Civic Theatre
    9.9 miles
  • Newcastle City Hall
    9.9 miles
  • Newcastle City Council
    9.9 miles
  • Newcastle City Library
    10.1 miles
  • Newcastle Local Court
    10.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Newcastle Airport
    6.4 miles
How to get to Sir Francis Drake from Newcastle Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Bistro Nomad

    Food: Australian

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Amenities of Sir Francis Drake
Outdoors
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Garden
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Spa
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules Sir Francis Drake takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
AUD 10 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
AUD 25 per child, per night
3 years old
Extra bed by request
AUD 25 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Sir Francis Drake accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 3% charge when you pay with an American Express or Diners Club credit card.

Please note for bookings of 5 or more rooms, different policies and procedures may apply. For further information please contact the property in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

You can request a room with paddock views by contacting the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation. Please note that these rooms are not guaranteed and will be confirmed upon arrival, subject to availability.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

FAQs about Sir Francis Drake

  • Guests staying at Sir Francis Drake can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • À la carte

  • Sir Francis Drake has 1 restaurant:

    • Bistro Nomad

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Sir Francis Drake by:

    • Car 20min

  • Sir Francis Drake offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa facilities
    • Swimming pool

  • Room options at Sir Francis Drake include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family

  • Yes, Sir Francis Drake is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Sir Francis Drake may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Sir Francis Drake is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.