10 Best Hotels In Barwon Heads, Australia

Mohammed Mohsen
Mohammed Mohsen  
Updated
| 4 min read

Located near the mouth of Barwon River, Barwon Heads is a coastal township on the Bellarine Peninsula. It is a quaint place to unwind and rejuvenate in nature. Soaking in the picturesque beach landscape around Caravan Park and swimming in the wide river estuary or along the sandy river foreshore of Thirteenth Beach is a treat for every traveller here. Activities such as strolling on the sand and casting a fishing line in Ocean Grove. Surfing and paddling are also doable, with many beach sites tailored for every specific occasion and sport. The fun doesn’t stop here as the place is studded with beautiful cafes such as Coffee Gelato. You can also find some of the finest and most superbly sculpted golf courses such as The Barwon Heads Gold Club. If you are planning a trip here anytime soon, check out the best hotels in Barwon Heads, Australia.

1. The Barwon Heads Hotel (from USD 93)

Located in Barwon Heads, this hotel offers beachfront accommodations just 800 m (2,624.67 ft) from Thirteenth Beach. You will be greeted with plenty of perks, including an on-site restaurant, bar and water park. The rooms are well equipped with basic amenities such as a TV and a bathroom with toiletries. The hotel also offers free parking to all guests.

Situated in close proximity to Ocean Grove Beach, which is 2.7 km (1.68 mi) away, and North Geelong Train Station 24.3 km (15.10 mi) away.

Stayed at this property?

Barwon Heads Hotel

8.2 User Rating

Address: 1 Bridge road, Barwon Heads, Barwon Heads, Australia, 3227
8.33 km (5.2 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Nearby hotels

2. Ocean Grove Chalet (from USD 183)

At Ocean Grove Chalet, guests are provided with fully equipped, air-conditioned rooms, including a private bathroom with a shower. The establishment also offers access to an outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi throughout the property and free private parking for guests who drive. The hotel also offers accessibility features for disabled guests.

For a surcharge, you can indulge in water activities such as snorkelling, canoeing and windsurfing. You can also try off-site fishing and hiking while staying at this hotel.

Stayed at this property?

Ocean Grove Chalet

Wifi Available

Address: 99 The Terrace
6.57 km (4.1 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Fishing Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking Internet services

3. Accommodation @ Curlewis (from USD 126)

Accommodation @ Curlewis boasts beautiful accommodations with facilities such as free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and fully equipped bathrooms. The place specializes in an à la carte breakfast for all guests staying here. The breakfast is served with vegetarian and vegan food options.

Have a delicious meal at the on-site restaurant, Claribeaux. You can also unwind with a drink and light snacks at Spike Bar. Outdoor activities include minigolf for an additional charge.

Stayed at this property?

Accommodation @ Curlewis

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1345 Portarlington Road
3.23 km (2.1 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. Vue Grand Hotel (from USD 129)

Vue Grand Hotel, set in a 100-year-old building, is a boutique hotel with a rooftop bar that provides some picturesque and spectacular panoramic views of Queenscliff. Most of the rooms include king-sized beds, air-conditioning, bathrooms and other necessary amenities. Some complementary facilities, such as Wi-Fi, are also provided. Select rooms also have a spa bath or balcony.

The hotel is located 600 m (1,968.50 ft) from Fort Queenscliff Museum and is a one-minute drive from Queenscliff Black Lighthouse.

Stayed at this property?

Vue Grand Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 46 Hesse Street
14.42 km (9.0 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Internet services

5. Eden Oak Geelong (from USD 95)

This hotel offers air-conditioned rooms consisting of all necessary amenities such as heating, a seating area, a kettle and a refrigerator. The inclusive bathroom comes with a shower. Suites here also come with fully equipped kitchens. Guests can also enjoy a relaxing and refreshing dip in the outdoor pool or hot tub. Other facilities such as free private parking and Wi-Fi are also provided.

The North of Eden Bar, the on-site bar, offers a bright setting for you to unwind with a signature cocktail. For some fun with the family, you can play pool in the games room.

Stayed at this property?

Eden Oak Geelong

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 20 Adams Court
13.06 km (8.2 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Games room

6. Novotel Geelong (from USD 176)

Novotel Geelong is just 800 m (2,624.67 ft) from Eastern Beach, located at the centre of the Geelong waterfront. The rooms are air-conditioned, and feature a flat-screen TV, a balcony and free Wi-Fi. Additional facilities include a heated indoor pool, a fitness centre featuring cardiovascular equipment and a steam room.

Guests will also have access to a restaurant with an outdoor dining area, a daily buffet breakfast and a bar. You can end your day with happy hour at the bar for an additional charge.

Stayed at this property?

Novotel Geelong

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 10-14 Eastern Beach Road
14.93 km (9.3 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Terrace

7. The Sands Torquay (from USD 109)

This hotel provides air-conditioned rooms with a fridge, a safety deposit box, a desk, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a shower. Certain rooms also boast garden views, while every room comes with a patio. The hotel also offers additional facilities such as a fitness centre, free private parking and free Wi-Fi. A delicious breakfast is available daily at Spike Café.

Guests can enjoy some refreshing dips in an indoor pool. Fitness enthusiasts can exercise at the on-site gym. Outdoors at Bunkers, the on-site eatery, offers a delicious array of dishes, along with a kids’ menu.

Stayed at this property?

The Sands Torquay

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2 Sands Boulevarde
18.55 km (11.6 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Restaurant Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace

8. Wyndham Resort Torquay (from USD 141)

Wyndham Resort Torquay is just 9.9 km (6.15 mi) away from Bells Beach, showcasing stunning panoramic ocean views on Victoria’s Surf Coast. The hotel boasts comfortable rooms and spacious apartments, most of which have patios or private balconies. The provided facilities include an outdoor resort-style swimming pool and spa pool, an indoor heated lap pool and a fitness centre.

On-site dining options include Winkipops Café & Bar, which provides poolside dining and beverages.

Stayed at this property?

Wyndham Resort Torquay

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 100 The Esplanade
20.33 km (12.7 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests

9. Rydes Geelong (from USD 112)

Rydes Geelong provides rooms which include modern furnishings along with great bay or city views. The amenities available include large windows and TVs. Guests can enjoy a daily breakfast at Nautica Pool Bar & Kitchen, the on-site restaurant. The hotel also offers access to an outdoor swimming pool, open all year.

Guests staying here can indulge in live musical performances for an additional charge. Also, sports enthusiasts can play a round of golf at the nearby golf course.

Stayed at this property?

Rydges Geelong

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Corner Myers and Gheringhap Street
15.16 km (9.5 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

10. RACV Torquay Resort (from USD 174)

Located at the beachfront, this hotel offers its guests total relaxation with a spa, wellness centre and sauna. The place boasts a tennis court, indoor pool and fitness centre for added convenience. Select rooms at the hotel feature a balcony and offer sea views. A games room is also available on the property where guests can enjoy table tennis and billiards.

Number One restaurant offers meals made with quality local ingredients. Breakfast is available daily, with buffet and gluten-free options. White’s Paddock offers salads, sandwiches, seafood and more. Guests can also enjoy a drink or light meal at Harding’s Lounge.

Stayed at this property?

RACV Torquay Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1 Great Ocean Road
22.76 km (14.2 mi) from Adventure Park Geelong, Victoria

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Sauna

Enjoy Barwon Heads

Visit Barwon Heads for a relaxing and rejuvenating vacation. Enjoy swimming, tanning and never-ending watersports along the river stretch and beaches. Consider booking any one of the above hotels for a hassle-free stay.

Stayed at this property?
Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

History


Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our Privacy Policy for more information on how we use your data

Mohammed Mohsen is a freelance writer, specializing in travel and technology.

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Barwon Heads
x
Good things are meant to be shared!
Back to top
Visited any of these places? Click this button to activate our "Add a Tip" feature to share your experience.