Get an overview of this hotel3-star motel with free area shuttle and restaurant


Situated near the beach, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Forster Town Beach and Forster Marina. Great Lakes Museum and Forster-Tuncurry Golf Course are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 24 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service, hair dryers, and showers.

Golden Sands Motor Inn Forster

6 Head Street Forster NSW 2428

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The motel offers a restaurant. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This Forster motel also offers an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Golden Sands Motor Inn Forster has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 24 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Picnic area 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Seachange Bar and Grill - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Free bicycles nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 2.5 and AUD 12 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 50 per vehicle (roundtrip)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Golden Sands Motor
  • Golden Sands Motor Forster
  • Golden Sands Motor Inn
  • Golden Sands Motor Inn Forster
  • Golden Sands Motor Hotel Forster

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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