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Bowen, QLD, Australia
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Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Bowen. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 13 June 2024.
Cheapest month:April
Most expensive month:August
Average price in Bowen:C$ 107/night
Cheapest price found:C$ 81/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Friday
C$ 85 - C$ 171
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
C$ 82 - C$ 152
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hotels in Bowen, Australia

Discover affordable stays in Bowen that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Bowen can be found for as low as C$ 141 per night. There is currently one property in Bowen that can be booked for this price. Bluewater Harbour Motel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Bowen. Price data was last updated on 13 June 2024
At the moment, these hotels offer the lowest nightly rate out of those we've come across in Bowen. Prices can differ depending on the dates selected, so use the search form to browse more options if you have flexibility.
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1 Powell Street, Bowen, QLD, Australia
0.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
C$ 141
Avg. per night
2 Pandanus Street, Bowen, QLD, Australia
3.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
C$ 178
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Bowen

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Bowen to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Bowen at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
We've come across the following hotels in Bowen with different price and hotel class options. You'll also find the most popular and best value properties within each hotel class.
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1 Powell Street, Bowen, QLD, Australia
C$ 141
4 stars
4 stars +
2 Pandanus Street, Bowen, QLD, Australia
C$ 178

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Where to stay in Bowen

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Bowen to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
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About Bowen

Bowen’s location on the Great Barrier Reef means you’ll find a collection of spectacular beaches, small coves and inlets. An off-the-beaten-track coastal gem, Bowen’s low-key charm is highlighted by its wide streets, Heritage-listed buildings and natural wonders.

Things to do in Bowen

The first stop on any visit to Bowen is the beach. The town has eight main beaches, with Horseshoe Bay being its crown jewel. Soak up the sunshine along the picturesque coast or hit the water for a day of bodyboarding in the gentle waves.

To learn more about the town’s rich history, visit the Bowen Historical Museum. Regarded as one of the best local history museums in Central Queensland, it features an interesting collection of shipwreck relics, memorabilia and historical artefacts relating to Bowen’s Aboriginal history.

Fishing enthusiasts will find plenty of chances to reel in a big catch, whether fishing off the coast, chartering a boat, joining a group tour or embarking on a sailing expedition. If you’d rather enjoy the indoors, catch a flick at Summergarden Theatre, a historic Art Deco cinema.

Sample some of the local cuisine at Le Sorelle Coffee House, where its garden-like decor with hanging planters creates a charming atmosphere to enjoy homemade fudge and cakes. Jochheims Pies is the most famous bakery in town and even Hugh Jackman stopped by to sample the incredible range of delicious pies during the filming of “Australia”.

Getting around Bowen

The easiest way to explore Bowen’s attractions is with a car. It’s about a two-hour drive from Mackay and Townsville. Whitsunday Coast Airport is the nearest aviation hub, located an hour away by car.

Facts about staying in Bowen

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Bowen to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 13 June 2024.
  • What are the best hotels in Bowen?

    One of the most popular hotels in Bowen is Ocean View Motel Bowen, which has been reviewed by 389 users and currently has a rating of 7.9/10. Other top-rated locations include Port Denison Motor Inn and Whitsunday Sands Resort, which have received 8.6/10 and 9.0/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • How much do hotels in Bowen cost?

    C$ 128/night is the average price of a hotel in Bowen, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Bowen?

    C$ 73/night is the cheapest price found for a hotel in Bowen by HotelsCombined users over the last 72 hours. For the coming weekend of 14 Jun. to 16 Jun., prices for hotels in Bowen start from as low as C$ 82/night.

  • How much is a hotel in Bowen tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Bowen tonight starting as low as C$ 73, rising to an average cost of C$ 96, based on searches in the last 72 hours. Prices start from C$ 119 for a 4-star hotel in Bowen for tonight.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a hotel in Bowen?

    The cheapest month to book a hotel in Bowen is January (C$ 115). Conversely, the most expensive month to stay in Bowen is January (C$ 115).

  • What is the cheapest day to book a hotel in Bowen?

    The cheapest day to stay in Bowen is Saturday (C$ 115). On the other hand, travellers can expect to pay the most on Saturday, when the average nightly price is C$ 115.

  • What are some other cities to stay in when visiting Queensland?

    In addition to Bowen, travellers opt to visit Brisbane when visiting Queensland. Cairns is also a popular choice to visit.

  • How many hotels are there in Bowen?

    In total, there are 36 hotels to choose from in Bowen, compared to 21,583 properties in Queensland.

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