At Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville, kids stay free (cribs are free or rollaway beds are available for a fee). The hotel offers standard rooms as well as apartments with kitchens if you want to cook for the family. The hotel restaurant has a kids’ menu, so bring them to breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Bringing the whole gang? Grand Hotel and Apartments offer one and two-bedroom apartment options with kitchens.
Soak in the ocean view from your balcony at Aquarius on the Beach. There’s also an outdoor pool (with a beach view!), and Strand Park is about a three-minute walk away. Beach House Motel has an outdoor pool for those days when you just want to work on your backstroke. Snooze on pillowtop beds and wander down to the beach whenever you want.
At Madison Plaza Townsville, you’ll find a coffee shop, bar/lounge, and free WiFi. From here you can walk to the ReefHQ Aquarium to see some sea creatures. The hotel is also about a 20-minute walk to the ferry terminal if you’re heading to Magnetic Island.
Rambutan Resort has an outdoor pool with swanky lounge areas and a poolside bar, plus a restaurant with a covered patio and cafe. The ferry terminal is about a ten-minute stroll away.
South Townsville is a neighbourhood that has 9 accommodation options, making it the part of town with the most extensive selection of Townsville accommodation options. The Park Regis Anchorage and Rydges Southbank Townsville are just a sample of the great hotels on Wotif in South Townsville.
Pack a picnic and admire the scenery at Castle Hill. The Ville Resort - Casino and Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville are excellent options if you want to be close this attraction. If you never fail to be amazed by marine animals, check out ReefHQ Aquarium. This wonderful place will keep you in a state of wonder for hours. This spot's closest accommodation options include Seagulls Resort and Comfort Inn Robert Towns.
Let's get real, lots of people who travel don't like blowing money on somewhere to stay. Townsville has a good range of cheaper hotels. Two of the most popular options are the Base Magnetic Island Hostel and the Civic Guest House. Other budget hotels are the Cstay and the Cascade Motel In Townsville.
For more options, try out the Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island and the Peppers Blue on Blue. They are 12 kilometres and 12 kilometres respectively from the center. If those two aren't the best fit, you can try the Itara Apartments or the Arcadia Beach Guest House.
If you want to explore some nearby cities, consider Nelly Bay and Arcadia. Head 11 kilometres to the north of Townsville and you'll discover Nelly Bay. That said, Arcadia is 13 kilometres to the north. Hotels in Nelly Bay include the Island Leisure Resort and Beachside Magnetic Harbour. The Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel and Sails On Horseshoe are some of the better ones in Arcadia.
Hotels in Townsville start at AU$73 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.