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1 room, 2 adults

Boat Harbour Motel

3-starThis property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.
Great for families

Good to know

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge
  • Beach nearby
Cnr Campbell and Wilson St, Wollongong, NSW, 2500, Australia

City-center motel within easy reach of Wollongong City Beach
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
    • Free WiFi
    • Fridge
    • Beach nearby
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  • Clean and functional room, great view over boat harbour.Jul. 4, 2020
  • When we arrived we got a room in bad shape, but we complained and the staff was very…Mar. 14, 2020

Boat Harbour Motel

from A$163
  • Ocean Queen
  • City Queen & Single
  • Ocean Queen & Single
  • Ocean King

What’s around Boat Harbour Motel


  • On the boardwalk
  • Wollongong City Beach - 7 min walk
  • Wollongong Hospital - 31 min walk
  • Brighton Beach - 2 min walk
  • Wollongong Fish Market - 5 min walk
  • Illawarra Museum - 8 min walk
  • North Wollongong Beach - 9 min walk
  • WIN Entertainment Centre - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Shellharbour, NSW (WOL) - 22 min drive
  • North Wollongong Station - 22 min walk
  • Wollongong Station - 26 min walk
  • Fairy Meadow Station - 4 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 42 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Working away
  • Business centre
  • One meeting room
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 1962
  • Lift
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Things to enjoy
  • Furnished balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 28-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


On Site

  • Marina on site


  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Boat Harbour Motel’s small print

Also known as

  • Boat Harbour Motel Wollongong
  • Boat Harbour Motel
  • Boat Harbour Wollongong
  • Boat Harbour Motel Motel
  • Boat Harbour Motel Wollongong
  • Boat Harbour Motel Motel Wollongong


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for AUD 20.0 per day

Cribs/Infant beds are available for AUD 10.0 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Boat Harbour Motel

  • Does Boat Harbour Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Boat Harbour Motel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Boat Harbour Motel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Boat Harbour Motel?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Boat Harbour Motel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Boat Harbour Motel?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to anytime. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Boat Harbour Motel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include HarbourFront (6-min walk), Samaras (7-min walk), and Cosa Nostra Ristorante (8-min walk).

Recent reviews

Good 7.6 From 289 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great stay!
Great stay! Great apartment!
au4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Location, location, location
Location, location, location! Perfect! Comfortable, loved the open door onto the balcony, plenty of light, spacious, Older style room and cupboards - didn’t matter to us! We had a Harbour-facing room - that’s the one to go for!! Excellent restaurant - we enjoyed a wonderful dinner and breakfast, all with lovely view!! We’ll be back :)
Helen, au3 night trip
Very good 8.0
We had a very comfortable stay. Fantastic location, spacious rooms and friendly staff.
Kath, au1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice place.
Nice hotel. Clean and comfortable. Friendly staff. Good price.
au1 night family trip
Good 6.0
Rooms do not look at all the photos on the website. Hotel definitely needs updating.
Jennifer, au1 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Happily stay again
Room was clean, tidy and comfortable. Great linen, refreshment facilities. Very good value for a great location. Staff were terrific, restaurant on site was very good, breakfast good value too.
Kim, au2 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Enjoyed stay
Comfortable bed. Noise was quiet considering it was Christmas. Hotel accommodated change of room due to circumstances. Includes a step into the shower so if you need accessible room you need to let them know.
Fiona, au2 night trip
Good 6.0
room very tired bathroom ordinary nice bed good location manager not helpful
robert, au1 night trip
Very good 8.0
reat location, needs a refresh
Great location and it would have been a great place in its day! Unfortunately the rooms are very tired now and in desperate need of enov. Having said that, the bed was good, the shower hot and the staff friendly, so not all bad either!
Albert, au1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
great place to stay
a must stay if you are staying in Wollongong.Across the raod from the beach.Close to CBD shops theater restaurants etc. Friendly staff.Great restaurant.Clean large rooms. We could not fault the place
Gerry, au1 night trip with friends

Boat Harbour Motel

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