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10 Best Hotels in Bowen

Whitsunday Sands Resort
4 out of 5
2A Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen, QLD
AU$166
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (327 reviews)

"Well manicured gardens in a beautiful location. Eating out options are limited within walking distance."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

Whitsunday Sands Resort
Beachside Holiday Units
3.5 out of 5
38 Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen, QLD
AU$83
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
3.7/5Good! (137 reviews)

"Large one bedroom units with full kitchen and great location. Very friendly and helpful manager."…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec. 2019

Beachside Holiday Units
Harbour Lights Tourist Park
3.5 out of 5
40 Santa Barbara Parade, Bowen, QLD
AU$85
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (78 reviews)

"Personally didn’t like having to walk to the shared bathroom which was very hot inside. Lovely location and very well maintained, clean and tidy."…"

Reviewed on 20 Dec. 2019

Harbour Lights Tourist Park
Queens Beach Tourist Village
4 out of 5
160 Mt Nutt Road, Bowen, QLD
AU$116
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.6/5Wonderful! (137 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Quiet neibourhood. The park is well maintained"…"

Reviewed on 14 Dec. 2019

Queens Beach Tourist Village
 NRMA Bowen Beachfront Holiday Park
4 out of 5
Cnr Horseshoe and The Soldiers, Bowen, QLD
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4.6/5Wonderful! (69 reviews)

"Absolutely brilliant Reception Staff, Great Location and excellent accommodation. We loved waking up to the sound of Ocean Waves and beautiful surrounds. We also saw Turtles swimming nearby which was fantastic."…"

Reviewed on 24 Oct. 2019

NRMA Bowen Beachfront Holiday Park
Horseshoe Bay Resort
4 out of 5
1 Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen, QLD
AU$95
per night
2 Apr. - 3 Apr.
4.2/5Excellent! (57 reviews)

"So clean and tidy friendly stall good cabin wend swimming in the sea great food in restaurants great walking track and views over the bay we loved it we will be back as soon as we can"…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov. 2019

Horseshoe Bay Resort
Ocean View Motel Bowen
3.5 out of 5
18317 Bruce Highway, Bowen, QLD
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AU$121
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (54 reviews)

"I had a great view and property was easy to find. Will definitely stay there again"…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan. 2020

Ocean View Motel Bowen
Bowen Arrow Motel
2.5 out of 5
18512 Bruce Highway, Bowen, QLD
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AU$110
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.6/5Exceptional! (44 reviews)

"NIce people, Nice pool. Bowen is a great place to stop"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb. 2020

Bowen Arrow Motel
Coral Cove Apartments
4.5 out of 5
2-B Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen, QLD
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4.8/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)

"Fantastic room with spectacular views. Location was great and was very happy with the service"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2019

Coral Cove Apartments
Port Denison Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
11 Dalrymple Street, Bowen, QLD
AU$130
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.6/5Wonderful! (37 reviews)

"Thank you for the lovely and quick service from the lovely lady who checked me in. She could not have been more helpful. Very clean and tidy, comfy bed. Air con that works and beautiful kept gardens. If I’m ever back in Bowen again I would stay here"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2019

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Visiting Bowen

Visitors can enjoy all that Bowen has to offer including the waterfront, water parks, and coffeehouses. The tucked away and quaint setting also entices those visiting the city.

  • There are 22 hotels and other accommodations in Bowen
  • The closest major airport is in Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast) 63.4 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Bowen

The city's natural beauty is on display at Mullers Lagoon Park, Kings Beach, and Horseshoe Bay Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Bowen Jetty and Bowen Harbour.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 22 hotels and other lodging options to select from in Bowen. Below are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Coral Cove Apartments - With a stay at this 4.5-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and beach locale.
  • Rose Bay Resort - Our customers like the beach locale and helpful staff at this apartment. With a stay at this 4.5-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Bluewater Harbour Motel - With a stay at this 3-star motel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and clean, comfortable rooms.

Getting Around Bowen

To explore the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Bowen Station or Euri Station. Bowen may not have many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Bowen

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 88°F and the nighttime average to be 71°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 85°F during the day and 58°F at night
  • July through September averages 82°F during the day and 57°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 88°F during the day and 66°F at night
  • Bowen gets about 37.28 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually December and February with an average temperature of 88°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 59°F

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