Shellharbour Road / Ocean Beach DriveWollongong2529Australia
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About Shellharbour

Set in more than two acres of gardens, Shellharbour Resort and Conference Centre is also surrounded by Blackbutt Reserve’s bush lands.

The 31 en-suite rooms at Shellharbour are air conditioned and include free Wi-Fi, tea and coffee facilities, hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and TV with Austar. A refrigerator, iron/board, microwave and toaster also feature.

On-site parking is freely available and in addition to impressive conference and laundry facilities, there is a BBQ area, outdoor pool and tennis court.

Italian and seafood cuisine menus are available in the on-site Branches Restaurant. Augmented by a range of wines and beers and a welcoming bar, the accompanying ocean views just add further to the relaxing atmosphere.

It’s short journey to Kiama Blowhole and to Saddleback Mountain Lookout. It’s only approximately five miles to the family fun at Jamberoo Action Park and a three minute drive to Shellharbour Golf Club.


Shellharbour Road / Ocean Beach Drive, Wollongong, 2529, Australia
Telephone: +61(2)42951317 | Fax: +61(2)42971040 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Spacious Rooms

The rooms at the hotel were considered very spacious and of above average size by guests who stayed here. Guests said that the beds were comfortable and that they got a great nights sleep in this handy and relaxed location.

Good Food

The breakfast served daily by the hotel met with approval by those who sampled the tasty morning treats. Guests commented that there was a good selection of food and that the quality was also excellent. Guests also said that the evening menu put on by the restaurant was well prepared and delicious.

Welcoming Staff

Guest reviewers were very complimentary regarding their comments about the staff at this hotel. Visitors said that the staff were willing to assist guests with any of their requests for additional help and they were friendly and cheerful.

Negative Reviews

Tired and Dated

Guests complained that the rooms at this property were very tired and dated.  Common bug-bears included that the appliances were old and past their used by date and that the bed linens were thin and needed urgent replacing.

Weak Wi-Fi

According to guests the Wi-Fi at this hotel was very patchy and this was a source of frustration for many who needed to catch up on their social media or connect with family and friends during their vacation.

Basic Amenities in Rooms

Guests complained in their reviews that there was not really enough amenity in the rooms for them to be truely comfortable. Guests said that the addition of a small fridge, a kettle and tea and coffee would go along way to improving their stay.

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