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Nelson Bay hotels

Nelson Bay hotels

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Nelson Bay, NSW, Australia
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Low season September
High season November
  Average price (weeknight): $137
  Average price (weekend night): $129

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Top tips for finding the perfect Nelson Bay hotel

Enjoy the sandy beaches in Nelson Bay and stay at the Nelson Bay Breeze Resort, only 6 minutes on foot from the beachfront. The 4-star pick offers guests a swimming pool, free parking and Wi-Fi, as well as bar. The Seabreeze is a laid-back alternative, about 4 minutes from the beach. The hotel offers spacious, luxurious rooms and an on-site bar. Free Wi-Fi is also available, as is parking.
Take mesmerising pictures and enjoy breathtaking views from the Gan Gan Lookout Point. To be close-by and see the sunset or sunrise, consider the Oaks Pacific Blue Resort, a 6-minute drive from the lookout point. The 4-star hotel has bright rooms and an extensive wellness and spa area. Guests can also enjoy free parking and a pool.
Hike through Tomaree National Park and take endless strolls through the green area. The Port Stephens Treescape is nestled among the National Park and is set within the background of Australian bushland. The hotel comes with a swimming pool, a hot tub and BBQ facilities.
Golf lovers will appreciate Nelson Bay Golf Club, so make sure you stay close to it if you want to improve your handicap. The Landmark Nelson Bay is a 2-minute walk from the course and boasts a pool, free parking and family rooms. Mantra Aqua hotel is 8 minutes from the club and a posh 4-star pick that allows you to splash around in an impressive outdoor pool and indoor pool. The self-contained units have kitchenettes and the accommodation offers free parking.
Stay close to Magnus Street, which is dotted with numerous restaurants, like the Nelson Bay Restaurant Area or the Ocean Pearl Chinese. There's also a bank and various shops to explore, so consider the Hotel Nelson to be close to all amenities. The 4-star accommodation offers bright and spacious rooms, as well as a swimming pool, free parking and a bar. Central Motel is another nearby, 3-star choice, about 5 minutes from the hustle and bustle Nelson Bay has to offer.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Nelson Bay

How much is a cheap hotel in Nelson Bay?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Nelson Bay for as cheap as $69 in the last 3 days. The average price is $309.
How much is a hotel in Nelson Bay for this weekend?
In the last 72 hours, users have found Nelson Bay hotels for this weekend for as low as $118 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $118 and 4-star hotels from $157.
How can I find hotels near me?
Take a look at our extensive hotel Heatmaps to find the best hotels near you.
Which hotels in Nelson Bay have a playground?
If you’re travelling with kids, a playground at the hotel can be convenient. Anchorage Port Stephens is a sophisticated hotel which is family-friendly and includes a playground and babysitting services at an additional charge. Families can also enjoy an indoor and outdoor pool, massages and a spa centre as well as an on-site restaurant serving Australian cuisine.
Which hotels in Nelson Bay have a 24-hour front desk?
To maintain ultimate flexibility, choose a hotel with 24/7 service. Wanderers Retreat offers such services and much more, like cosy rooms with lots of woodwork and a BBQ facility where guests can enjoy eating and cooking together. A swimming pool is also available and the hotel is close to the beachfront.
Which hotels in Nelson Bay have a sauna?
If the sweat from the Australian sun is not enough for you, consider a hotel featuring a sauna, such as the Cote d’Azur. This 4-star hotel is mere minutes from the beach and sports a swimming pool, fitness centre and free parking. The 4-star Marina Resort also includes a sauna on their premises as well as a restaurant, pool and breakfast.
Which hotels in Nelson Bay are wheelchair accessible?
Amarna Luxury Beach Resort is a 5-star resort featuring accessible rooms and BBQ facilities, various pools, a hot tub and massages. Guests can also enjoy accessibility to upper floors with a lift and breakfast served in the room.

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Best Nelson Bay hotels

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Nelson Bay Bed and Breakfast - Nelson Bay - Building
9.6 Excellent (276 reviews)
Hotel Nelson - Nelson Bay - Building
9.0 Excellent (1,893 reviews)
Admiral Nelson Motor Inn - Nelson Bay - Building
8.9 Excellent (702 reviews)
Amarna Luxury Beach Resort - Nelson Bay - Building
8.8 Excellent (63 reviews)
Central Motel - Nelson Bay - Building
8.5 Excellent (347 reviews)
The Landmark Resort Nelson Bay - Nelson Bay - Building
8.4 Excellent (1,749 reviews)
Marina Resort - Nelson Bay - Building
8.4 Excellent (1,517 reviews)
Middle Rock Holiday Resort - Nelson Bay - Building
8.4 Excellent (332 reviews)
Nelson Towers Motel - Nelson Bay - Building
8.0 Excellent (375 reviews)