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Shoredrive Motel
3.5 out of 5
117 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $100 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
2.15 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (347 reviews)

"Nice motel for an overnight stay. Close to the Strand. Bathroom is dated however room is super clean and tidy. Thanks for your hospitality."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 23, 2020

Shoredrive Motel
Strand Motel
3 out of 5
51 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
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0.75 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (193 reviews)
Pleasant Stay

"Pleasant stay with good service. Rooms cleaned everyday with fresh towels. The car parking could have a better set up."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2020

Strand Motel
Mercure Townsville
3.5 out of 5
166 Woolcock Street, Currajong, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $91 per night from Mar 21 to Mar 22
3.75 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (986 reviews)

"Upgrade to king room. Service all good will stay again next time."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 14, 2021

Mercure Townsville
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Oaks Townsville Gateway Suites
4.5 out of 5
2 Dibbs Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $139 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
0.41 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (931 reviews)

"This has been a great place for us to stay for years . Great location . But room had stains on couch and curtains (maybe blood). No bin in kitchen. Bad lighting in bathroom"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 29, 2020

Oaks Townsville Gateway Suites
Jacana Apartments
4 out of 5
1-15 Sporting Drive, Thuringowa Central, QLD
The price is CA $144 per night from Mar 22 to Mar 23
11.48 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (251 reviews)
All you could need in a great location.

"Jacana Apartments was like a little bit of luxury, away from home. Modern apartments with great facilities and friendly staff. Super comfy beds, decent bathrooms (although no bath tub), A great location for relaxing and enjoying local entertainment, shopping, swimming and sport."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 29, 2020

Jacana Apartments
Rydges Southbank Townsville
3.5 out of 5
23 Palmer Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $113 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
0.49 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (981 reviews)

"Front desk service was great, near eating facilities"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 6, 2020

Rydges Southbank Townsville
Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville
4.5 out of 5
334 Flinders Street, Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $104 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
0.27 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (620 reviews)

"Enjoyed my break away for a few days. Overall pleased with the service and facilities. Took advantage of an upgrade to a room with a balcony."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 24, 2021

Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville
Quest Townsville on Eyre
4.5 out of 5
19-21 Leichhardt Street, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $154 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
0.58 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (170 reviews)

"Great location and very convenient to local shopping precinct. Perfect walking distance to the strand and all it has to offer."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 16, 2020

Quest Townsville on Eyre
Park Regis Anchorage
4 out of 5
51 Palmer Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $105 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
0.67 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (587 reviews)
Thumbs up!

"Great place to stay! Close to everything. Rooms are always ready to move in Air conditioning on apron arrival to make it a pleasure to enter the room and unpack and relax"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 27, 2020

Park Regis Anchorage
Billabong Lodge Motel
3 out of 5
96 Bowen Road, Rosslea, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $103 per night from Mar 23 to Mar 24
5.18 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (134 reviews)
Great Motel Great Price

"A good clean motel in a great location and great value for money. Owner very obliging and helpful . Wouldn't hesitate to stay there next time."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 26, 2020

Billabong Lodge Motel
Oaks Townsville Metropole Hotel
4.5 out of 5
81 Palmer Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $114 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
0.89 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (1,298 reviews)

"I liked the duel key rooms Spacious room Comfortable bed"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2021

Oaks Townsville Metropole Hotel
Vale Hotel
3 out of 5
222 Ross River Road, Aitkenvale, QLD
The price is CA $89 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
6.37 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (132 reviews)

"Close to everything and easy access. Enjoyed stay comfy beds and pillows."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 28, 2020

Vale Hotel
Direct Hotels – Kensington at Central
4 out of 5
1-3 Kingsway Place, Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $107 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
1.27 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (665 reviews)

"Apartments very spacious, great location and lovely balcony"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 25, 2020

Direct Hotels – Kensington at Central
Madison Ocean Breeze
3.5 out of 5
81 Mitchell Street, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $98 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
1.04 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (245 reviews)

"Location I liked , did not like pool it was to warm"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2021

Madison Ocean Breeze
Waters Edge The Strand
4 out of 5
63 64 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $122 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
1.02 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (604 reviews)
Exceeded expectations

"Amazing stay, great views, location. Didn't expect bed to be made and towels changed every day when we returned to room Lovely managers, let us leave car in garage after check out so we can go for breakfast Will be back"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 3, 2020

Waters Edge The Strand
Quest Townsville
4 out of 5
30-34 Palmer Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $162 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
0.51 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (390 reviews)

"Very close to restaurants and take aways. Pool with spa."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 14, 2021

Quest Townsville
Madison Plaza Townsville
4 out of 5
409 Flinders St., Corner Of Stanley And Flinders St., Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $74 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
0.45 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (969 reviews)

"Property is clean, well serviced, and comfortable. It is also in a great location close to shopping, restaurants and cafes."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 21, 2021

Madison Plaza Townsville
Rambutan Resort
5 out of 5
113 - 119 Flinders Street, Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $79 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
0.39 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (228 reviews)

"Easy smooth check in, lazed by the pool for the afternoon, cocktails are average but everything else was good."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 27, 2021

Rambutan Resort
Aquarius on the Beach
4 out of 5
75 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $115 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
1.23 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (972 reviews)

"Central location. Everything within walking distance"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 20, 2021

Aquarius on the Beach
Direct Hotels – Holborn at Central
4 out of 5
4 Kingsway Place, Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $130 per night from Mar 14 to Mar 15
1.31 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (586 reviews)

"Good location. Undercover parking. Comfortable apartment with good facilities."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 13, 2021

Direct Hotels – Holborn at Central
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Townsville Hotel Guide

Should you be on the lookout for quality hotels in Townsville, you've got plenty of options. Expedia has 61 places to stay within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) distance of central Townsville.

Those looking to sleep close to the heart of Townsville, can check out the rates and amenities at the Mariners North Holiday Apartments and Quest Townsville.

15 kilometres (9 miles) from the center of Townsville is the neighborhood of Magnetic Island. This has 16 places to base yourself. Establishments in Magnetic Island include the Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island and Peppers Blue on Blue. Also popular with those exploring this area is North Ward which is an alternative Townsville accommodation neighborhood , 1 kilometre (1 mile) from the middle of Townsville. There are 14 hotels in North Ward, including the Quest Townsville on Eyre and Palm Waters Holiday Villas.

Ingham is another Townsville neighborhood that has hotels. You could also head to The Strand and South Townsville. In Ingham, your options include the Lees Hotel and Tropixx Motel & Restaurant. Alternatively, The Strand's hotels include the Waters Edge The Strand and Townsville Seaside Apartments. The South Townsville area, which is situated 2 kilometres (1 mile) from the center of Townsville, has a selection of hotels including the Grand Hotel and Apartments Townsville and Oaks Gateway on Palmer.

Students, families and those watching their dollars can select from some great Townsville hotel and apartment options that definitely won't that won't make the bank manager's jaw drop. The Rydges Southbank Townsville is 0.5 kilometres (0.3 miles) from downtown, while the Arcadia Beach Guest House is 13 kilometres (8 miles) away. The Island Leisure Resort and the Chifley Plaza Townsville are two other affordable accommodations worth checking out.

You could also check out the Itara Apartments as well as the The Ville Resort - Casino. The Itara Apartments is located 12 kilometres (7 miles) away from the middle of Townsville. The The Ville Resort - Casino, is situated 1 kilometre (1 mile) away. The Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville and the Comfort Inn Robert Towns are two more Expedia-listed Expedia-listed accommodations around Townsville.

The broader Tropical North Queensland area is definitely well worth seeing also. Tropical North Queensland offers beaches, rainforest and streams. Commonly visited Tropical North Queensland visitor draws include art galleries and craft workshops. Popular things to do in this particular part of Australia include rock climbing and mountain climbing.

Horseshoe Bay is found 11 kilometres (7 miles) to the north of Townsville. While here, you can discover the Massage on Magnetic. Travelers planning to stay in Nelly Bay can choose from the following; the Base Magnetic Island Hostel and Beachside Magnetic Harbour. Or, there's Horseshoe Bay, 15 kilometres (10 miles) to the north of Townsville. While in Horseshoe Bay, take the time explore the Adrenalin Jetski Private Tours. Accommodation options in Horseshoe Bay include the Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel and Sails On Horseshoe.

Townsville Airport is located 5 kilometres (3 miles) away from Townsville. Should you choose to stay nearby, you can easily book a night at the Central Holborn Apartments or the Summit Motel.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Townsville?
Castle Crest Motel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star property offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Clarion Hotel Townsville and The Colonial Rose Motel as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Townsville, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Townsville.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Townsville?
Based on reviews, Upper Ross Hotel is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free parking and a restaurant. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Ayr Max Motel and Direct Hotels – Kensington at Central.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Townsville?
Seagulls Resort is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and free parking. Other choices to stay with the kids include Jacana Apartments and Madison Plaza Townsville. Attractions like Billabong Sanctuary and Strand Waterpark are also fun for kids of all ages.
What are some accommodations with pools in Townsville?
Aquarius on the Beach is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free parking, and an in-room kitchenette. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include Rambutan Resort and Island Leisure Resort.
What is the best spa hotel in Townsville?
Discovery Parks - Townsville is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar. Why not spend some time relaxing in the spa tub? Other popular spa hotels in Townsville include Orpheus Island Lodge and Classique Bed and Breakfast.
What's the best hotel in Townsville with an on-site water park or a water park nearby?
Boutique Apartments Beach Location is a popular 4-star hotel featuring free water park access, a children’s pool, and in-room kitchens. It’s located just steps from Strand Waterpark.
What is staying in Townsville like?
Families will find kid-friendly activities in Townsville, and visitors give high marks for the riverfront. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its parks. A top sight in the city is Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal. In Townsville, there are 599 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Townsville?
Cultural venues include Museum of Tropical Queensland, Jezzine Barracks, and Burdekin Theatre. Families come for attractions such as Riverway Lagoon, Billabong Sanctuary, and Strand Waterpark. The natural setting is picturesque, namely the stunning river views, and these places to see: Strand Park, Castle Hill, and Magnetic Island National Park.
What's the seasonal weather like in Townsville?
The hottest months are usually January and December with an average temp of 81°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 69°F. The rainiest months in Townsville are January, February, March, and December, with each month seeing an average of 8 inches of rainfall.

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