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10 Best Hotels in Nelson Bay

Oaks Nelson Bay Lure Suites
4 out of 5
20 Tomaree Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
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AU$132
per night
2 Apr. - 3 Apr.
1.36 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (860 reviews)

"The hotel is located within walking distance to the shops, and the pier for the dolphin cruises etc. Also very close walking distance to Fly Point beach etc."…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec. 2019

Oaks Nelson Bay Lure Suites
Hotel Nelson
4 out of 5
1 Government Road, Nelson Bay, NSW
AU$89
per night
27 Apr. - 28 Apr.
1.71 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,105 reviews)

"Great location, pool was large and clean, lots of parking"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

Hotel Nelson
Peninsula Nelson Bay
4 out of 5
52 Shoal Bay Road, Nelson Bay, NSW
AU$161
per night
2 Apr. - 3 Apr.
2.78 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (672 reviews)

"Great stay & close walk to club and beaches front rooms get a little road noise , Will stay again."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan. 2020

Peninsula Nelson Bay
Mantra Nelson Bay
4.5 out of 5
1A Tomaree Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
AU$265
per night
2 Apr. - 3 Apr.
1.4 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,078 reviews)

"close to everything . we booked a 1 bedroom appt and was given a 2 bedroom wow"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Mantra Nelson Bay
Seabreeze Hotel
3 out of 5
1 Stockton Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
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1.7 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (210 reviews)

"Great location. Relaxed atmosphere. Rooms were upgraded to a great contemporary style."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Seabreeze Hotel
Port Stephens Motel
3 out of 5
44 Magnus Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$110
per night
2 Apr. - 3 Apr.
2.12 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (205 reviews)

"Friendly staff, quiet location, room older style but clean and tidy."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

Port Stephens Motel
Marina Resort
4 out of 5
33 Magnus Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
AU$140
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
1.83 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (896 reviews)

"The staff were very friendly and the room was very clean and had everything we needed for our stay"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Marina Resort
Halifax Holiday Park
4 out of 5
5 Beach Road, Little Beach, Nelson Bay, NSW
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3.29 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (193 reviews)

"excellent location, good conditions, very clean there is no dish washer in family villa play ground is very small"…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov. 2019

Halifax Holiday Park
The Landmark Resort Nelson Bay
4 out of 5
Dowling Street, Nelson Bay, NSW
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1.31 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (918 reviews)

"We stayed here during Australia Day long weekend. The resort is perfect for times when you don't want to do anything at all! They have a pool which is popular with families but there is a spa in one end for couples who want to enjoy their own space. Pleased to find an eco-friendly resort - no houskeeping ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

The Landmark Resort Nelson Bay
Amore At The Beach
4 out of 5
58 Thurlow Avenue, Nelson Bay, NSW
AU$115
per night
14 Apr. - 15 Apr.
1.77 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (430 reviews)

"Great place for a couple's getaway! Great, central location and easy access to walking paths etc. Incredible views over the water from the 'view' room, the sunsets from the balcony were stunning."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

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Visiting Nelson Bay

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Nelson Bay, and visitors give high marks for the bustling marina. This walkable city also attracts tourists with its spas and golf courses.

  • You'll find 286 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Port Stephens
  • The closest major airport is in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) 29.5 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Nelson Bay

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Dutchies Beach, Gan Gan Hill Lookout, and Fly Point Marine Reserve. Exploring the waterfront, golfing, and whale watching are top activities, while sights to visit include Nelson Bay Golf Club and d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Nelson Head Lighthouse and Tomaree National Park.

In Nelson Bay, there are 148 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect holiday retreat. Below are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Nelson Bay Bed & Breakfast - With a stay at this 4.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and convenient parking.
  • Halifax Holiday Park - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and beach locale at this campground. With a stay at this 4-star campground, guests can enjoy access to a café and laundry facilities, along with an in-room kitchen.
  • Marty's @ Little Beach - This 4-star apartment features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and pool.

Dressing for Nelson Bay

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 81°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 60°F
  • From April to June, the average is 75°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 71°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 80°F as the daytime average and 53°F as the nighttime average
  • Nelson Bay gets about 1.30 inches of rain per year
  • January and February are usually the hottest months averaging 80°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 47°F

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