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Featured Hostels in Wollongong

Nightcap at the Charles Hotel
2.5 out of 5
98 Princes Hwy, Fairy Meadow, NSW
The price is AU$90 per night

Situated by the ocean, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fairy Meadow Beach Park and Wollongong Science Centre and Planetarium. Stuart Park and Wollongong ...

4.4/5Excellent! (36 reviews)

"Clean and comfy! Close to restaurants and shops.."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

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Sage Hotel Wollongong
Sage Hotel Wollongong
4 out of 5
60/62 Harbour Street, Wollongong, NSW
The price is AU$149 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,901 reviews)

"Nice and clean, shame there no power points at the bathroom sink & lighting also terrible for Doing women’s makeup so good luck ladies."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Sage Hotel Wollongong
Best Western City Sands - Wollongong Golf Club
Best Western City Sands - Wollongong Golf Club
4 out of 5
cnr of Banks & Corrimal St, Wollongong, NSW
The price is AU$125 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (721 reviews)

"Spacious and clean room, comfortable bed - everything was nice in the room except for the shower. Weak water pressure."…"

Reviewed on 21 May 2020

Best Western City Sands - Wollongong Golf Club
Mantra Wollongong
Mantra Wollongong
4.5 out of 5
6-10 Gladstone Ave, Wollongong, NSW
The price is AU$159 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,317 reviews)

"Great clean property, facilities were good. Simple buffet breakfast but everything you need."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Mantra Wollongong
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Wollongong?
You may not find a lot of hostels in Wollongong, but there are 28 accommodations here, giving you a variety of alternatives. For those who would rather save on overnight costs and budget more for sightseeing, you can score great deals on Expedia. The beaches create an appealing natural setting, and you can enjoy attractions like the waterfront.
What are the best hostels in Wollongong?
You may be able to find reasonable rates at these Wollongong accommodations, which have good reviews from our travellers: Sage Hotel Wollongong - Located within a 20-minute walk of Wollongong City Beach and North Wollongong Beach. You can take advantage of free parking, tour/ticket assistance and air conditioning at this motel. Best Western City Sands - Wollongong Golf Club - Located within a 10-minute walk of Wollongong City Beach. Guests can enjoy free parking, a nightclub and a bar at this motel. Mantra Wollongong - Located within a 20-minute walk of Wollongong Hospital. Property features at this guesthouse include free WiFi and free parking.
What's the seasonal weather like in Wollongong?
The weather can be important when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s some information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually November and December, with an average temperature of 20°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 12°C. Average annual rainfall for Wollongong is 872 mm.
What is there to see and do in Wollongong?
In general, Wollongong is known for its beaches, cycling trails and cafes. Major attractions include Wollongong City Beach, North Wollongong Beach and Jamberoo Action Park. Get out into nature with places such as Brighton Beach, Stuart Park and Mount Keira. Cultural attractions include Wollongong City Gallery, Illawarra Performing Arts Centre and Illawarra Museum.
What's the best way to get around Wollongong?
You can fly into the closest airport in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 37.1 mi (59.7 km) from the city centre. An alternative is Shellharbour, NSW (WOL), situated 11.2 mi (18 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you might want to use public transport to get around. If you’re eager to explore more of the area, make your way to Wollongong Station to catch a train.

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