3.9 out of 5

"Nice view of the harbour Great balcony Comfy bed Clean Fast lift " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 26 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

Boat Harbour Motel puts you in the heart of Wollongong, within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Wollongong City Beach and North Wollongong Beach. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, a marina and free self parking.

All 42 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, furnished balconies and coffee/tea makers. Fridges and room service make in-room dining convenient. Phones, irons/ironing boards and desks are also available.

The seafood restaurant, Anchorage Restaurant, serves seafood and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The motel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Business amenities include a meeting room and a business centre. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a garden and a picnic area. Continental breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

This 3-star Wollongong motel is 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Wollongong Hospital and 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from University of Wollongong.

Cityview Double/Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$141 per night

Oceanview Double/Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Boat Harbour Motel ratings based on 348 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Boat Harbour Motel

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2 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5
The location was excellent and the room was clean and tidy.

Posted by on 10 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 28 May 2019

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3 out of 5
Close to win stadium and the beach.room was old but pretty clean

Posted by on 28 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Quiet and close to amenities, good walking clean rooms

Posted by on 16 May 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5
Nice place to stay for my birthday. comfortable beds

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2019

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3 out of 5
beds were great p;arking good. layout of unit was clunky not easy to negotiate. had a balcony that overlooked the car park. no sugar in room milk for tea disgusting. would not stay there again

Posted by on 13 Apr. 2019

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4 out of 5

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Mar. 2019

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Property Features

Boat Harbour Motel offers its guests a marina. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A business centre and a meeting room are available. The business-friendly Boat Harbour Motel also features tour or ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Wollongong motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 42 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 1962
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional) (21.9 km / 13.6 mi)
  • Train station: Wollongong Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Boat Harbour Motel offers 42 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to furnished balconies. 28-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Anchorage Restaurant – Overlooking the ocean, this seafood restaurant specialises in seafood and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM, please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 9 PM must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 15 and AUD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.