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Popular hotels in Geelong

Discover well-known properties in Geelong that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 175 hotels in Geelong and price data was last updated on 13 June 2024. The average price for a hotel in Geelong is C$ 196/night.
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308 - 310 High Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Located in Geelong, Abbotswood Motor Inn is within a 30-minute drive of Avalon Airport and provides a heated pool and a Jacuzzi. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, luggage storage and meeting rooms.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.9
Good
424 reviews
Location
5.2 km from city centre
C$ 116
Cnr Gheringhap & Myers St, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Within 20 minutes' walk from South Geelong Railway Station, the hotel provides guests with an ideal base when in Geelong. It also offers a swimming pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
7.7
Good
3383 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre
C$ 148
68 High Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
This historic motel in Geelong offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and an outdoor pool. It also provides meeting rooms, a kids pool and babysitting/child services.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.1
Excellent
2756 reviews
Location
2.7 km from city centre
C$ 126
292 Princes Highway, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Situated amongst popular tourist attractions, shops and eateries, Corio Bay Motel is ideal for guests wishing to explore Geelong and its surroundings. Guests can also make the most of complimentary internet access throughout the property.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
5.0
Okay
893 reviews
Location
7.9 km from city centre
C$ 89
10-14 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Located in Geelong, the hotel is a short walk from Westfield Geelong and provides a sauna and a saltwater swimming pool. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
8.0
Excellent
1768 reviews
Location
0.4 km from city centre
C$ 157
66 Mckillop Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Opened in 1960, Admiralty Inn is situated in Geelong and offers a convention center, a saltwater swimming pool and luggage storage. It is close to the area's attractions and is minutes on foot from South Geelong Railway Station.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.1
Excellent
1363 reviews
Location
0.8 km from city centre
C$ 113
9 Aberdeen Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Just 10 minutes' walk from Geelong Railway Station, Aberdeen Motor Inn has an accessible setting, making it an ideal place to stay while visiting Geelong. It also offers complimentary Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
5.2
Okay
18 reviews
Location
0.9 km from city centre
C$ 129
231-235 Malop Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Located within walking distance of Geelong Railway Station, the motel provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Geelong. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.
Parking
7.6
Good
1140 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre
C$ 144
30 Keera Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Located a short stroll from Geelong Railway Station, the motel provides guests with an ideal base while in Geelong. It also offers a Jacuzzi, an indoor pool and free Wi-Fi.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.0
Excellent
1117 reviews
Location
1.4 km from city centre
C$ 125
8 Lily Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
Boasting an outdoor pool, Parkwood Motel & Apartments is situated in Geelong and offers comfortable accommodation. It also provides a kids pool, a sun deck and an express check-in and check-out feature.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.9
Good
126 reviews
Location
2.9 km from city centre
C$ 114

Tips for booking hotels in Geelong

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Geelong. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 13 June 2024.
Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Geelong:C$ 196/night
Cheapest price found:C$ 62/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Saturday
C$ 162 - C$ 268
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C$ 158 - C$ 232
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Top-rated Geelong hotels

Browse through properties in Geelong that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 175 properties in Geelong and data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
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1 Bellerine Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
C$ 144
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67 Melbourne Road, Drumcondra, Geelong, VIC, Australia
2.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
C$ 108
Avg. per night

Cheapest hotels in Geelong, Australia

Discover affordable stays in Geelong that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Geelong can be found for as low as C$ 114 per night. There is currently one property in Geelong that can be booked for this price. Golden Palms Motel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Geelong. Price data was last updated on 13 June 2024
For those on a budget, these are the cheapest hotels available in Geelong for the selected dates. Prices will typically fluctuate depending on the dates selected, star rating of hotel, and hotel location.
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234 Torquay Road, Geelong, VIC, Australia
6.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
C$ 114
Avg. per night
57 Fyans Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
1.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
C$ 126
Avg. per night
16-18 The Esplanade South, Geelong, VIC, Australia
1.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
C$ 146
Avg. per night
12-14 Mercer Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
0.9 km from city centre
Parking
C$ 147
Avg. per night
2 Thompson Road, North Geelong, Geelong, VIC, Australia
2.9 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
C$ 152
Avg. per night
13-15 The Esplanade, Geelong, VIC, Australia
1.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
C$ 189
Avg. per night
255 Grubb Road, Geelong, VIC, Australia
18.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
C$ 227
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Geelong

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Geelong 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 Geelong at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
We've come across the following hotels in Geelong with different price and hotel class options. We've highlighted the most popular properties according to our users as well as the best value within each hotel class.
2 stars
2 stars and under
66 Mckillop Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 113
67 Melbourne Road, Drumcondra, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 108
3 stars
3 stars
308 - 310 High Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 116
68 High Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 126
292 Princes Highway, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 89
4 stars
4 stars +
Cnr Gheringhap & Myers St, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 148
10-14 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong, VIC, Australia
C$ 157

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Other accommodations in Geelong

Find the perfect hostel, theme hotel, or vacation rental for your stay in Geelong. There are 175 hotels in Geelong and price data was last updated on 13 June 2024. The average price for a stay in Geelong is C$ 196/night.
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312 Moorabool Street, Geelong, VIC, Australia
0.9 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
C$ 618
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Geelong

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About Geelong

Only 75 kilometres down the road from Melbourne, Geelong has many of its big-city cousin’s charms in miniature. Visitors can relax on its beautiful beaches, explore the historic buildings and shop in small indie boutiques. It’s also the perfect place to start from if you’re driving the famous Great Ocean Road.

Things to do in Geelong

Geelong is known for its beautiful waterfront and pier, which has a lovely traditional feel with an Art Deco promenade and a 19th-century carousel. The town’s industrial history has left it with several Victorian buildings, a Maritime Museum and a National Wool Museum, which hosts a scarf festival every winter.

Geelong is surrounded by numerous vineyards, so don’t miss the chance to take a tour of the estates. See the hand-picking and foot-stomping techniques still used in some of the traditional vineyards, sample the local boutique wines and take home a few bottles of your favourites. Perfect for a sunny day, many of the estates also offer food and live music.

For an authentic local experience, head to the most popular event in town, an Aussie-rules football game. Geelong’s residents are passionate supporters of their team, the Geelong Cats, and whether they win or lose you’re guaranteed plenty of excitement and a great atmosphere.

Getting around Geelong

Geelong is a 1.5-hour drive from Melbourne, the nearest city and most convenient place to fly into. Geelong also has its own smaller airport, about 20 minutes from the city centre. If you’re travelling from Melbourne, you can take the train to Geelong which takes less than 30 minutes. It’s possible to get around Geelong by bus, with more than a dozen routes found around the city centre.

Facts about staying in Geelong

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Geelong to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 13 June 2024.
  • What is the best place in Geelong for bars and restaurants?

    Geelong is famous for its vibey but laid-back beachfront cafes and restaurants. You simply cannot miss a visit to the bustling cafes of Pakington Street and the laneway foodie spots of Little Malop. On Pakington Street, find the award-winning Hole In The Wall restaurant, known for its locally produced and sustainable share-platter menus. A visit to the Cunningham Pier is a must to taste the incredible Asian delights at the vibey restaurant Wah Wah Gee. Little Malop Street is the heart of the entertainment and dining scene. Bay City Motel is a great hotel situated on Malop Street, so you can walk to your favourite cafe or bar.

  • What is the best place for a family holiday in Geelong?

    Geelong has an endless amount of kids' entertainment. A must-visit is Eastern Beach, as this is considered one of the top kid-friendly beaches in Geelong. There are various facilities, like a swimming enclosure with shark gate, diving boards, floating islands and a pool specifically for the kids. An accommodation option close to the beach is Edgewater 207, steps away from the main beach promenade. Another fun thing to do is visit the Poppy Kettle Playground, just off the Cunningham Pier, where kids can slide and enjoy themselves all day. Who doesn’t like a bit of roller action? Take the kids to the Rollerway Newtown, where you can explore the large skating area for the parents or the kiddie’s skating rink. Endless family activities await with a day out in Geelong, including a simple stroll along the boardwalk, licking a soft-serve ice cream.

  • What are the best things to do and see in Geelong?

    A trip to the seaside resort town of Geelong is not complete without a ride on the famous Ferris wheel. This massive sky wheel dominates the skyline, and you will experience panoramic views of Corio Bay. It’s best to be close to the action, so look at Geelong hotels like Novotel Geelong, a beach hotel with a view located near the carousel. If you’re looking for some more cultured things to see in Geelong, visit the Geelong Art Gallery, one of Australia’s oldest art galleries, hosting an incredible selection of 19th- and 20th-century Australian masterpieces. For an authentic cultural experience, visit the Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre and relive history through artworks and cultural artifacts. If you happen to be in town when a football match is on, then this is one of the most iconic local activities around. Book tickets to see the Geelong Cats at the Kardinia Park stadium. Take a day trip on the Bellarine Peninsula Sightseeing and Bay Cruise and get to hand feed the local wildlife and kangaroos, pick fresh produce and enjoy some local cuisine.

  • Where are the best places to stay for entertainment?

    If you are planning on booking hotels in Geelong or an apartment, the closer you book to the main promenade and beachfront the better; although, getting around Geelong is generally quick and easy. If you prefer a more self-catered option for your accommodation in Geelong, why not try the Vue Apartments Geelong? A short walk will take you straight to Eastern Beach. If you’re on a travel budget and want to be within walking distance of the vibey food areas, then book at the Best Western Geelong Motor Inn & Serviced Apartments, to make your way out to dinner or lunch at one of the many cafes on Pakington street.

  • What are the best hotels in Geelong?

    1,117 reviews rated Best Western Geelong Motor Inn & Serviced Apartments with an average score of 8.0/10. It may also be worth looking into the Golden Palms Motel, which received a rating of 8.3/10 from 493 reviews. Barwon River Holiday Park could also be a good option, with a score of 8.8/10 from 631 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Geelong City Centre Victoria?

    Rydges Geelong is a good hotel close to Geelong City Centre Victoria - it has scored 7.7 over 3,383 reviews from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Geelong near Eastern Beach?

    For a good hotel near to Eastern Beach, consider Rydges Geelong - it is rated 7.7/10 from 3,383 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Geelong Railway Station?

    A good hotel near Geelong Railway Station is Rydges Geelong, which has been rated 7.7/10 by 3,383 HotelsCombined user reviews.

  • Are there any hotels in Geelong close to Melbourne Avalon?

    The closest hotel to Melbourne Avalon is Corio Bay Motel, which is located 7.9 km away from the city center.

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

    In addition to Geelong, travellers opt to visit Melbourne when visiting Victoria. Port Fairy is also a popular choice to visit.

  • How many hotels are there in Geelong?

    In total, there are 175 hotels to choose from in Geelong, compared to 26,426 properties in Victoria.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Geelong?

    The most popular landmark in Geelong is Geelong City Centre Victoria located in Geelong, followed by Eastern Beach and Geelong Railway Station, located in Geelong and Geelong, respectively. Depending on where and how long you plan on staying in Geelong, you may be able to visit at least one of these cities.

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