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Best Nelson Bay Family Hotels

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Mantra Aqua Resort
Mantra Aqua Resort
4.5 out of 5.0 1A Tomaree Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
4.3/5 (966 reviews)
AU$280/ night for 2 guests

Great location, nice pool (too bad we couldn’t use it as it was middle of winter) and spacious room.

Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019
Marty's @ Little Beach
Marty's @ Little Beach
4.0 out of 5.0 Cnr Gowrie Avenue and Intrepid Close, Nelson Bay, NSW
4.6/5 (290 reviews)
AU$120/ night for 2 guests

Awesome location with very friendly staff! Had a great time!

Reviewed on 26 Apr. 2019
Oaks Lure
Oaks Lure
4.0 out of 5.0 20 Tomaree Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (796 reviews)
AU$136/ night for 2 guests

Very spacious and well furnished apartment with free parking

Reviewed on 11 Jun. 2019
Nelson Bay Breeze Holiday Apartments
Nelson Bay Breeze Holiday Apartments
3.5 out of 5.0 1 Trafalgar Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
4.0/5 (169 reviews)
AU$200/ night for 2 guests

Stayed in 2 bedroom Townhouse apartment. Bedroom and main bathroom are upstairs. Main room with Queen bed was very spacious. The other bedroom was a fair bit smaller, but had two twin beds. Both rooms had air conditioning as I requested which was great. I was advised that most of the apartments do ...

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2019
Beaches Serviced Apartments
Beaches Serviced Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 12 Gowrie Avenue, Port Stephens, Nelson Bay, NSW
4.5/5 (229 reviews)
AU$135/ night for 2 guests

Good , and the room not too bad . And good location for stay on .

Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2019
The Landmark Resort Nelson Bay
The Landmark Resort Nelson Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 Dowling Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
4.1/5 (818 reviews)
AU$155/ night for 2 guests

Great views great rooms and decor close to shops and food

Reviewed on 9 Jul. 2019
Peninsula Nelson Bay
Peninsula Nelson Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 52 Shoal Bay Road, Nelson Bay, NSW
3.8/5 (660 reviews)
AU$159/ night for 2 guests

Good location, reasonable price. Basic but clean, and friendly staff. Enjoyed my stay.

Reviewed on 10 Jun. 2019
Marina Resort
Marina Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 33 Magnus Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
3.9/5 (853 reviews)
AU$110/ night for 2 guests

Its clean , neat, tidy and the staff are efficient. Its just a little "tired" looking.

Reviewed on 27 Apr. 2019
Hotel Nelson
Hotel Nelson
4.0 out of 5.0 1 Government Road, Nelson Bay, NSW
4.4/5 (1014 reviews)
AU$138/ night for 2 guests

Prompt check in and check out. Great cafe on site.

Reviewed on 26 Jun. 2019
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Where should we stay in Nelson Bay?


The walkable destination of Nelson Bay is a good choice if you've been thinking about a trip with your children. The whale watching, bowling and beaches are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is located 18 mi (29 km) from the city centre. Nelson Bay has 14 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when you're choosing where you'd like to stay.


Holidaying families have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

Oaks Lure: Offers a children's pool, free parking and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and breakfast options at this 4-star apartment.

Mantra Aqua Resort – Features an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens and free parking. The overall comfort and central location make this 4.5-star apartment popular with guests.

Marty's @ Little Beach – Offers an outdoor pool, free parking and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 4-star apartment.

Nelson Bay Breeze Holiday Apartments – Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 3.5-star apartment popular with guests.

Beaches Serviced Apartments – Offers a children's pool, in-room kitchens and free parking. Guests like the comfy beds and helpful staff at this 4-star apartment.


When should we visit Nelson Bay?


You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Nelson Bay.


  • Hottest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 27°C
  • Coldest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 8°C
  • Driest months: September, August, October and June, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: June, December, January and May, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in Nelson Bay?


While you and your family are visiting Nelson Bay, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Tomaree National Park and d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as West Nelson Bay and Myall Lakes National Park.


Nelson Bay is also known for its:
  • Marina
  • Beaches
  • Parks
  • Golfing
  • Bowling
  • Whale watching