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Holidays in Nelly Bay

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Nelly Bay Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Nelly Bay hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Top Nelly Bay Flight & Hotel Packages

Direct Hotels – Islington at Central
Mariners North Holiday Apartments
Rydges Southbank Townsville
Aquarius on the Beach
Madison Ocean Breeze
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2021 Nelly Bay holiday deals

Madison Plaza Townsville
Rydges Southbank Townsville
The Ville Resort - Casino
Aquarius on the Beach
Rambutan Resort
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Top hotels in Nelly Bay

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Peppers Blue on Blue
Peppers Blue on Blue
4.5 out of 5
123 Sooning Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
The price is AU$161 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.
4.4/5Wonderful! (599 reviews)

"Lovely spacious room Helpful staff The location was great beside Ferry Terminal, bus stop and IGA for supplies some cafes close by"…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug. 2020

Peppers Blue on Blue
Island Leisure Resort
Island Leisure Resort
4 out of 5
6 Kelly Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
The price is AU$208 per night from 24 Sep. to 25 Sep.
4.6/5Wonderful! (304 reviews)

"Clean, quiet & well equipped, friendly staff and great location"…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug. 2020

Island Leisure Resort
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
4 out of 5
146 Sooning Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
4.2/5Excellent! (241 reviews)

"Was lovely location but the patio was covered in sand. Value for money though and nice private and secure location."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island

Top activities in Nelly Bay

Lunchtime Sailing Cruise around Magnetic Island
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Lunchtime Sailing Cruise around Magnetic Island

AU$179
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Sip & Sail Sunset Cruise
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Sip & Sail Sunset Cruise

AU$109
Per adult
SeaLink Magnetic Island Ferry return trip from Townsville
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SeaLink Magnetic Island Ferry return trip from Townsville

AU$34
Per adult
98% of travellers recommend

Save Time and Money with Nelly Bay Holiday Packages

Expedia can help you save loads with a Nelly Bay holiday package. With all that extra money in the bank, you might even like to book a few extra nights. Book your package deal today on Expedia and save up to $583*! It really is that simple! You can choose from more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 worldwide properties via our global database of lodgings and flights. Fly with who you want, stay where you like — now that's the ideal holiday! You can alter your travel plans with us because we do not charge cancellation fees for almost all of our bookings.

Places to Visit in Nelly Bay

Getting excited about your trip to Nelly Bay? Looking for some recommendations about what to see when you get there? That's where we can help! Few things are more relaxing than the sound of ocean waves breaking along the shore. Roll out a picnic rug, lie back and let the soothing melodies wash over you at Horseshoe Bay Beach. There's a great range of things to do in and around this destination. Are you looking to relieve the stresses of modern life? Enjoy the fresh air as you go for a romp through Magnetic Island National Park. Still got some time on your hands? No matter if you're searching for a boat tour or just an amazing view, you're in for a treat with Radical Bay. This curve of land and sea is sure to revitalize your spirit.

Nelly Bay Accommodation

There's nothing quite like putting your feet up after a day full of activities. There are around 23 properties in Nelly Bay, so securing a decent room for your luxury getaway or cheap holiday won't be an issue. Visitors who appreciate the good life will feel perfectly at home at the Maggies Beachfront Apartments (1 Pacific Drive) and the Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island (146 Sooning Street). If you'd prefer to spend your money on things such as hair-raising adventures and wild nights out, why not check out some of our cheaper options? The Base Magnetic Island Hostel (1 Nelly Bay Road) and the Cstay (32 Picnic Street) are a couple of recommended ones.

Nearest Airports to Nelly Bay

If your planning on arriving by plane, it's most likely that you'll be hitting the runway at Townsville Airport (TSV). After you've gotten your luggage and headed out of the terminal, the centre of Nelly Bay will be waiting 8 miles (13 km) away.