New South Wales may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Find Hotels in Bateau Bay

Photo by 4 pairs of Itchy Feet

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Filter by

Popular filters
Star rating
Your budget
Guest rating
Payment type
Property type
Neighborhood
Popular locations
Meal plans available
Amenities
Accessibility
Trip type
Bella Vista Motel
3 out of 5
5 Central Coast Highway, Kariong, NSW
The price is $69 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
10.63 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (268 reviews)

"Nice view of the water from my room upstairs at the rear of the property. The bed was comfortable and the water pressure in the shower was great. I was greeted by very friendly staff. Perfect for a quick stopover on the way home."…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2020

Bella Vista Motel
ibis Styles The Entrance
4 out of 5
315 Central Coast Highway, Long Jetty, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $84 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
2.15 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (527 reviews)

"A great experience, only a few years old. Great that it is attached to The Diggers Club!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2020

ibis Styles The Entrance
Mercure Kooindah Waters Central Coast
4 out of 5
40 Kooindah Boulevard, Wyong, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $119 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
7.24 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (561 reviews)

"The staff were approachable and friendly, wonderful service."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Mercure Kooindah Waters Central Coast
You could be seeing lower prices

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
Pullman Magenta Shores Resort
5 out of 5
1 Magenta Drive, Magenta Shores, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $119 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
5.96 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (847 reviews)

"Great place for a family friendly holiday very enjoyable"…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

Pullman Magenta Shores Resort
Bay Hotel Motel
3 out of 5
330 Fishery Point Road, Bonnells Bay, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $121 per night from Jan 26 to Jan 27
19.37 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (17 reviews)

"This is a nice clean and tidy motel with all the basics. The pub was great for dinner and it's close to a supermarket and bottle shop for added convenience. Extras like the pool were great and you can park right at your room door."…"

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

Bay Hotel Motel
Mantra Ettalong Beach
4 out of 5
53-54 The Esplanade, Ettalong Beach, NSW
The price is $136 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
11.92 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (1,904 reviews)

"Close to shops and water view. Lovely pool also small kitchen in unit"…"

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

Mantra Ettalong Beach
NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort
4 out of 5
Sydney Avenue, Umina Beach, NSW
The price is $121 per night from Feb 4 to Feb 5
13.58 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (239 reviews)

"The property facilities were excellent, lots of activities available and an awesome cafe with great coffee. We stayed in a sunset villa which unfortunately we wouldn’t choose again. The villa was quite dated and worn. The upstairs bedroom room is very open via a balcony to the family room and kitchen ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2020

NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort
The Bungalow is Opposite Shelly Beach, Walk to Surf and Golf Clubs
Get Rates
0.97 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)
Shelly Beach Stay

"Excellent location to Shelly beach & club house/cafe "The Bungalow" was clean, tidy and suited all our needs, BBQ on the deck was great, dog friendly beach north of the club house. Wifi/internet has bad reception! but overall 5 Star*"…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2020

The Bungalow is Opposite Shelly Beach, Walk to Surf and Golf Clubs
Shelly Beach House is Opposite Shelly Beach, Walk to Surf,golf and Bowling Clubs
4.8/5Exceptional! (65 reviews)
Summer holiday

"Perfect holiday place for the whole family"…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2021

Shelly Beach House is Opposite Shelly Beach, Walk to Surf,golf and Bowling Clubs
Retro Vibes - 18 Norahview Street
Get Rates
0.51 mi from city center
Retro Vibes - 18 Norahview Street
Arcadia By the Sea @ Bateau Bay
Get Rates
0.75 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great Stay

"Communication from Raine & Horne was excellent and any enquiries were promptly answered. House was beautiful, in a great location and had everything they needed for a comfortable stay."…"

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

Arcadia By the Sea @ Bateau Bay
Central Coast Motel
3 out of 5
Corner Cutler Drive & Pacific Highway, Wyong, NSW
The price is $91 per night from Jan 26 to Jan 27
8.12 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (120 reviews)

"The manager is the nicest person .. the rooms are exceptionally clean and convenient to take aways and we have stayed here twice now and will stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2020

Central Coast Motel
Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort
3.5 out of 5
189 Ocean View Road, (cnr Schnapper Rd), Ettalong Beach, NSW
The price is $98 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
11.67 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (573 reviews)

"Awesome place very clean pool was closed but that was due to covid but the water was only a min or two away"…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort
Ettalong Beach Premium Apartments
4 out of 5
53-54 The Esplanade, Ettalong Beach, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $120 per night from Feb 8 to Feb 9
11.91 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (541 reviews)

"Great service beautiful place to stay at pool is great"…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Ettalong Beach Premium Apartments
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
10 Bateau Bay Rd, Bateau Bay, NSW
The price is $117 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
0.89 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (331 reviews)

"Next to beach,beautiful pool,bad wifi receiption and outdated television"…"

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2020

Blue Lagoon Beach Resort
Oaks The Entrance Waterfront Suites
4 out of 5
89 The Entrance Road, The Entrance, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $119 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
3.56 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (1,837 reviews)

"A very clean room with plenty of space. The hallways are dated but it’s ok. A comfortable short term stay."…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Oaks The Entrance Waterfront Suites
Forresters Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
960 Central Coast Hwy, Forresters Beach, NSW
The price is $126 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
1.51 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (431 reviews)

"Great location very well presented and maintained!!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Forresters Beach Resort
Terrigal Pacific Coastal Retreat
4 out of 5
224 Terrigal Drive, Terrigal, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $133 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
4.27 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (454 reviews)

"I visited for business purposes. It was close to Gosford, Erina and easy reach of the rest of the Central Coast"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Terrigal Pacific Coastal Retreat
Shelly Beach Holiday Park
3.5 out of 5
2 Bateau Bay Road, Bateau Bay, NSW
The price is $225 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
1.02 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (119 reviews)

"We are locals to the Central Coast and booked Shelly Beach Holiday Park to get away for a few days in the school holidays. We stayed in Cabin 22 - the cabin was neat & tidy and had all the basics. There was only 3 of us (1ad & 2 kids) so plenty of room although if my husband had of come along it ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Shelly Beach Holiday Park
Nesuto The Entrance Apartments
3.5 out of 5
18 Coral Street, The Entrance, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $98 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
3.46 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (1,066 reviews)

"Hi everyone This property is in a great location and has some really nice people operating it The only concern is the noise from neighbours as it’s a combination of residents and short term stays Overall I’d be back here when Covid is over and we can feed the Pelicans again"…"

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2020

Nesuto The Entrance Apartments
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Bateau Bay
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Bateau Bay

Visitors to Bateau Bay are sure to enjoy the beaches, spas, and shopping. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its entertainment choices.

  • There are 7 hotels and other accommodations in Bateau Bay
  • The closest major airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 41.9 mi (67.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), 45.5 mi (73.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Bateau Bay

A favorite place to visit in the city is Crackneck Lookout. Additionally, you'll find Toonwoon Bay Beach and Swadling Reserve in the area.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 7 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Bateau Bay. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Breeze Bed And Breakfast - With a stay at this 4.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale.
  • Blue Lagoon Beach Resort - Our customers love the overall value and pool at this campground. This 3.5-star campground features an outdoor pool, free parking, and 6 spa tubs.

Dressing for Bateau Bay

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 78°F during the day and 60°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 73°F, while the average at night is 47°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 68°F with nighttime averages of 46°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 77°F and nighttime averages of 53°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Bateau Bay is 43.66 inches
  • Usually January and February are the hottest months with an average of 78°F, whereas July and June are often coldest, averaging 48°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Bateau Bay?
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This 3.5-star property offers an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your trip include Bateau Bay Hotel and Shelly Beach Holiday Park.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bateau Bay, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Bateau Bay.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Bateau Bay?
For more details about updating your trip to Bateau Bay or cancelling it, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Bateau Bay?
Based on reviews, Bateau Bay Hotel is a popular 2.5-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Bateau Bay?
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort is a top 3.5-star property on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and free parking. Shelly Beach Holiday Park is another good choice for your kid-friendly vacation. Attractions in the area like Australian Reptile Park and Umina Recreation Centre are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Crackneck Lookout?
Bateau Bay Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this property offers 2 bars and a restaurant. It’s located just a short 0.6 mi (1 km) from Crackneck Lookout. Other good choices within a few miles include Forresters Beach Bed & Breakfast and Forresters Beach Resort.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Bateau Bay?
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort is a top 3.5-star beachfront property offering an outdoor pool and free parking, located within a short 2-minute walk of Shelly Beach Beaches. Shelly Beach Holiday Park is another good option for your beach trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Bateau Bay?
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort is a popular 3.5-star property featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and 6 spa tubs.

Recent reviews of Bateau Bay hotels

More trip options