We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Novotel Wollongong Northbeach

2,046 reviews
Save
Traveller (367)
Room & Suite (145)
Dining (15)
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood buffet”(44 reviews)
“lobby bar”(57 reviews)
“across the road”(123 reviews)
Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
4 Mar5 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$141.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Wollongong hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "06f6b1c5c8c247cbadf41f465d61d29b", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":256401,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32493947],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":141,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"06f6b1c5c8c247cbadf41f465d61d29b","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":157,"lowestMetaPrice":141,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":157,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":157,"lowestMetaPrice":141,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":157,"hotelName":"Novotel Wollongong Northbeach","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA2ZjZiMWM1YzhjMjQ3Y2JhZGY0MWY0NjVkNjFkMjliIiwiQUlLIjoiMzBmNWE5N2MyNjU0NDYwMDg2MmFiMWNmZGRjNGFiY2QifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$141", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32493947":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (2,046)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Novotel Wollongong Northbeach
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
2,027 results
Traveller rating
642
846
374
103
62
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
642
846
374
103
62
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsseafood buffetlobby baracross the roadnorth beachocean viewbalcony roomstandard roomcafes and restaurantsfantastic locationsaturday nightwindjammerparkingcarlaccorcockatoosrefurbishmentconference
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 2,027 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

More

Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com
Thank bbarr2018
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 2 weeks ago

More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Checked in here on Australia Day after a terrible stay at Mantra. Service was great. Buffet was delicious. Supervisor at the buffet (Ari) was amazing and very attentive as was the supervisor at the check in counter (Sarah)... Will definitely stay there again. Well done...More

Thank James S
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear James S, We are so glad that we were able to accommodate your needs on Australia Day. Thank you for your great feedback about our staff; I will pass your comments on to Ari and Sarah - they will be thrilled. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2 sensational nights at this beautiful property. Oceanview rooms are a MUST if staying here. This time we wined and dinned in the restaurant as our room was picture perfect, and I didn't want to miss out on feeding the cockatoo's that fly up during...More

Thank Got2try
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Got2try, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your time at the hotel and thank you for your kind words about our staff. It is lovely to hear that you were looked after so well and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Checked in on the 4th of January for two nights, they had some people lined up at the receptionist and staffs were busy handling check ins. Tried to make friendly conversation with the receptionist and it was responded with a bit of a rushed answer....More

Thank Aris L
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Aris L, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay at the hotel. I would like to apologise on behalf of our team for your experience. We pride ourselves on having a friendly approachable team and to hear that you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice comfortable ocean view room. Super helpful front of house staff, and easy parking. Lobby bar was civilised and an eclectic mix. Friday night is seafood buffet at Windjammer restaurant - I've had some shockers over the years, but the fresh seafood was just...More

Thank Heather M
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Heather M, We are so pleased that you enjoyed your overnight stay. It is wonderful to hear that you found our staff so helpful and enjoyed the Windjammers seafood buffet. The live entertainment in the Lobby Bar is popular with the locals and hotel...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
123456406
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$142 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Wollongong
#2 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Wollongong
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$142 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Wollongong
#2 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Wollongong
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (367)
Room & Suite (145)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Fozzies4
17 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Aussie49er | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There sure is. Sorry about the late reply.
1
Vote
Ash_Sad
9 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from cherrylicious1 | Reviewed this property |
the hotel is shaped in a L shape and the balconies are in the inner part of the L there are a few trees obstructing if you get lower apartments 4or5 or 6 so get above that level and pick corner rooms but you can still see... More
0
Votes
Dilhara B
31 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from AceoftheHouse | Reviewed this property |
They have a pool and a jacuzzi just in front of the pool and the sauna inside the toilet inside the gym just near the pool.
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12
Room Tips
"Request for ocean view. Some rooms have balcony."
Read review
"All upper floors would be the pick."
Read review
"Ocean view"
Read review
"Try for a balcony suite overlooking the ocean beach- I think it was an extra $20 and would be worth it ."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing