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Kiama Shores
Kiama Shores
3.5 out of 5.0 45-51 Collins Street, Kiama, NSW
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (25 reviews)

The pool was nice. Some of the amenities in the room didn’t work and there were a lack of power points.

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2020
Kiama Shores is centrally located in Kiama, a 2-minute walk from Kiama Leagues Club and 13 minutes by foot from Kiama Blowhole.
Adina Apartment Hotel Wollongong
Adina Apartment Hotel Wollongong
4.5 out of 5.0 19 Market Street, Wollongong, NSW
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (24 reviews)

Nice neat clean would stay there again staff were friendly too & the kids liked the hot chocolate & chocolate biscuits @ reception

Reviewed on 2 Sep. 2019
A stay at Adina Apartment Hotel Wollongong places you in the heart of Wollongong, within a 5-minute drive of WIN Stadium and Wollongong Science Centre and ...
The Sebel Harbourside Kiama
The Sebel Harbourside Kiama
3.5 out of 5.0 31 Shoalhaven Street, Kiama, NSW
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (30 reviews)

Beautiful place awesome location. Staff were very pleasing and happy

Reviewed on 31 Mar. 2019
When you stay at The Sebel Harbourside Kiama in Kiama, you'll be on the waterfront, within a 15-minute drive of Kiama Blowhole and Jamberoo Action Park.
Nova Kiama
Nova Kiama
3.5 out of 5.0 31 Bong Bong St, Kiama, NSW
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (1 reviews)

Close to all amenities, central location. Surprised find and great for families

Reviewed on 8 Jan. 2020
Located in Kiama, Nova Kiama is near the airport, a 4-minute walk from Kiama Surf Beach and 10 minutes by foot from Kiama Blowhole.
Sage Hotel Wollongong
Sage Hotel Wollongong
4.0 out of 5.0 60/62 Harbour Street, Wollongong, NSW
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (89 reviews)

The room was good but being the Santa pub crawl so we had girls running up the corridors at 2:20 am ... But hotel was clean but stains on carpet but was ok .

Reviewed on 15 Dec. 2019
When you stay at Sage Hotel Wollongong in Wollongong, you'll be next to a golf course, within a 5-minute drive of Wollongong City Beach and North Wollongong ...
Kiama Cove Boutique Motel
Kiama Cove Boutique Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 10 Bong Bong Street, Kiama, NSW
3.7/5 (64 reviews)

It had lovely views and was close to the shops and the beach. Great staff, very friendly and helpful. Unfortunately it is closing.

Reviewed on 18 Jan. 2020
Located in Kiama, Kiama Cove Boutique Motel is in the business district, a 3-minute walk from Kiama Surf Beach and 10 minutes by foot from Kiama Leagues ...
Mantra Wollongong
Mantra Wollongong
4.5 out of 5.0 6-10 Gladstone Ave, Wollongong, NSW
Free Cancellation
3.4/5 (29 reviews)

We booked on the day and were extremely happy with staff communication and willingness to help us out.

Reviewed on 6 Dec. 2019
With a stay at Mantra Wollongong, you'll be centrally located in Wollongong, within a 10-minute walk of Crown Street Mall and Wollongong Hospital.
Harp Hotel
Harp Hotel
2.5 out of 5.0 124 Corrimal Street, Wollongong, NSW
3.4/5 (29 reviews)

Was very easy to book and easy acces after having a few drinks definitely would come back again

Reviewed on 4 Jan. 2020
A stay at Harp Hotel places you in the heart of Wollongong, within a 15-minute walk of Wollongong City Beach and North Wollongong Beach.
Solomon Inn Wollongong
Solomon Inn Wollongong
3.5 out of 5.0 111 Princess Highway, Figtree, NSW
Free Cancellation
3.2/5 (20 reviews)

Great value for money. A older motel however very convenient to everything and very clean & comfortable accommodation.

Reviewed on 15 Dec. 2019
With a stay at Solomon Inn Wollongong, you'll be centrally located in Figtree, within a 10-minute drive of Wollongong City Beach and Wollongong Hospital.

Hotels In Illawarra

Every girl needs a short break every now and then! So why not escape to the Illawarra region? Just over an hour from Sydney and two-and-a-half from Canberra, it’s perfect for a weekend road trip! Whether it’s with your besties or your man, there are oodles of beaches to ‘lax by – and with New South Wales’ third-largest city, Wollongong, you won’t have to go without your creature comforts either. Hallelujah. Start designating drivers and come book your Illawarra accommodation with us.

One of the unique things about the region is that it sits sandwiched between the Illawarra Escarpment and the Pacific Ocean, creating a dramatic mountainous backdrop for the narrow coastal strip that you can even admire while treading the water or surfing the waves in some parts. Pack your sunhat and sun cream because, with over 15 beaches to choose from, you’ll be flat out trying to relax on them all. If you love the sea water, but not necessarily the sea, sit back and chill out knowing your bikini won’t get knocked askew by a wave in one of ocean rock pools sprinkled along the coastline. Now if you see one really giant pool of water near the sea, don’t be mistaken! That’s Illawarra Lake, where you can admire both the beach and the sea at the same time from atop the new rock wall.

If relaxing on a beach all day long sounds more boring than it does rejuvenating, get high on adrenalin with some paragliding, hang gliding or abseiling – or sky dive! It’s the only place in NSW where you can actually land on the beach. If you want to get the blood pumping but not quite so fast, a walking track through the Eastern Escarpment will wind you through rainforest-lined gullies and creeks, past open gum forests and to the fantastic views near Mount Cotton’s summit.

For the kind of thrills that come in the form of fashion, Crown Street Mall will deliver that rush. The largest shopping area in Wollongong, it’s got your mainstream faves and boutique buys that’ll have your friends asking where you bought it for months. Every Friday the mall is also home to the Wollongong Markets, where you’re sure to find something unique to take home. Throughout the Woolloongong centre you’ll love the alfresco eateries for coffee and long chatty lunches, and if you like your beer, then you may just love The Illawarra Brewery.

A local attraction you wouldn’t expect is the Nan Tien Temple, the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern Hemisphere. Nan tien means ‘southern paradise’, and its location overlooking the mountains makes it just that. Experience true Buddhism with an overnight stay, or simply take a guided tour and wander through the gardens.

So, feeling like a short break away would do you good? Of course it will! With a ribbon of fantastic beaches to chillax on and all kinds of outdoor activities for the adventurous, the modern shops and dining scene is the icing on the cake! (Did someone say cake?) Check out our range of Illawarra hotels below.

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