TOWNSVILLE ACCOMMODATION
With a population of over 160,000, Townsville is regarded as the 'capital' of North Queensland. And to cover the demand of the large number of tourists that visit Townsville each year, the Townsville holiday accommodation options are many and varied. From hotels to campgrounds, from bed and breakfasts to backpackers hostels, there is something for everyone.
THIS PAGE CONTAINS A COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF ALL THE TOWNSVILLE ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS. FOR INFORMATION ABOUT TOWNSVILLE, ACTIVITIES, TOURS AND ATTRACTIONS, TRANSPORT AND RESTAURANTS, PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINKS ABOVE.

ACCOMMODATION - TOWNSVILLE

Townsville is the largest city in Tropical North Queensland, and has a great supply of accommodation. Townsville holiday accommodation varies from luxury resorts and hotels to caravan parks and campgrounds, with some offering self contained villas and modern ensuite cabins. There is family friendly self contained apartment accommodation and a plethora of affordable motel lodging as well. Townsville has several backpackers hostels and you will even find home style bed and breakfast accommodation. As you would expect from a regional capital like Townsville, there really is a style of accommodation to suit everyone. Please scroll down to browse our Townsville accommodation section, or use the buttons in the right hand column below to choose the style of Townsville accommodation that suits you.


HOTELS AND RESORTS

SEAGULLS RESORT ON THE SEAFRONT
71 The Esplanade, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 3111 / Fax (07) 4721 3133
The Seagull function rooms are set amongst lush tropical landscaped gardens overlooking Cleveland Bay and provide the perfect backdrop for your special occasion. The hotel also have a beautiful gazebo in the garden for small weddings, dinner and cocktail parties

COMMONWEALTH HOTEL
46 Allen Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 4215
The Commonwealth Hotel offers very comfortable and affordable accommodation to all people and is typical of an old fashioned pub. The hotel accommodation totals 16 Rooms comprising 14 Single, one Twin Room and two Double Rooms.

HOTEL HERBERT
102 Sturt Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 2641 / Fax (07) 4787 4235
The top floor of Hotel Herbert in Townsville city has been fully refurbished with eight rooms available. Accommodation is new and clean. Perfect accommodation for tourists, visiting workers, and backpackers.

HOLIDAY INN TOWNSVILLE
334 Flinders Mall, Townsville
Phone (07) 4729 2000
There is the choice of 199 guest rooms, suites and executive rooms which boast views of the Coral Sea and Magnetic Island or Townsville city and mountains. Five versatile function rooms can cater up to 180 delegates and all feature broadband internet access.

JUPITERS TOWNSVILLE HOTEL AND CASINO
Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville
Phone (07) 4722 2333 / Fax (07) 4772 4741
Situated on the Breakwater Marina and overlooking Magnetic Island, Jupiters Townsville is a veritable playground for holidaymakers, business travellers, and locals alike. Jupiters Townsville is the epitome of North Queensland's relaxed lifestyle

MERCURE INN TOWNSVILLE
Woolcock Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4725 2222 / Fax (07) 4725 1384
Mercure Inn Townsville is located amongst 4.5 hectares of lush tropical gardens, on the shores of The Lakes. The hotel features 201 rooms, tennis courts, swimming pool, spa and conference facilities for up to 400 delegates

OCEAN PALMS RESORT & HOTEL
Buhsland Beach, Townsville
Phone (07) 4757 6700 / Fax (07) 4757 6799
Ocean Palms boasts a selection of modern resort style rooms perfect for that relaxing holiday or business trip, as well as a modern hotel complex featuring icy cold drinks and quick, affordable counter meals

OAKS ANCHORAGE
51 Palmer Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4722 6200 / Fax (07) 4724 1263
At Oaks Anchorage Townsville, enjoy the comfort of spacious modern studio, one and two bedroom air-conditioned apartments, plus amenities including an onsite restaurant, a BBQ area and two swimming pools

RYDGES SOUTHBANK TOWNSVILLE
23 Palmer Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4726 5265 / Fax (07) 4721 2010
Perfect for business or pleasure, Quality Hotel Southbank is a luxurious but affordable boutique hotel that boasts city, Castle Hill and marina views and a full range of facilities, including three restaurants, superb accommodation, bar, pool...

LEISURE INN PLAZA HOTEL
Cnr Flinders Mall and Stanley Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4772 1888 / Fax (07) 4772 1299
Leisure Inn Plaza Hotel is located in the centre of Townsville.The hotel offers a choice of hotel rooms and suites all with individually controlled air conditioning and mini bar.


MOTELS

BEST WESTERN CASTLE LODGE MOTEL
Cnr Warburton McKinley and Rose Streets, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 2290 / Fax (07) 4721 1716
Castle Lodge Motel offers four different types of accommodation, full executive family rooms to two bedroom townhouses. All in a priviledge location

BEST WESTERN CLUDEN PARK MOTOR INN
Bruce Highway, Townsville
Phone (07) 4778 4555 / Fax (07) 4778 2154
Just 10 minutes from the CBD and conveniently located next to the Townsville Thoroughbred Race Track. With 31 comfortable, 3.5 star motel rooms, we offer extremely competitive rates, quality holiday accommodation and dining as well as friendly and professional service

BOHLE BARN HOTEL MOTEL
Townsville
Phone (07) 4774 6322 / Fax (07) 4774 6049
Stopping off for the night or a few days, you're sure to enjoy your stay with us at the Bohle Barn Hotel Motel. This accommodation is comprised of twelve squeeky clean units with all the facilities to make your stay a comfortable one

CITY OASIS INN
143 Wills Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 6048 / Fax (07) 4721 5076
We offer a range of accommodation styles: choose from our quality 1 or 2 bedroom motel units, self contained apartments or executive suites designed for the business traveller

COOLABAH MOTEL
75 Bowen Road, Townsville
Phone (07) 4779 2084 / Fax (07) 4779 2087
Conveniently located on Bowen Road, the Coolabah Motel offers comfortable accommodation at affordable rates. All units are ground floor, air-conditioned. Family units with kitchenettes and refurbished rooms with queen size beds

COMFORT INN ROBERTS TOWNS
261 Stanley Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 6900
Only minutes to The Strand and the Magnetic Island ferry terminal, and within walking distance to everything including restaurants and boutiques, the Comfort Inn Robert Towns is a 4 star property with off-street courtyard parking and spacious

DOWNTOWN MOTEL
121 Flinders Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 5000 / Fax (07) 4721 5945
Centrally located in Townsville's entertainment and restaurant area. Sixteen self-contained units, with swimming pool and complimentary barbecue.

HERMIT PARK HOTEL MOTEL
100 Charters Towers Road, Hermit Park, Townsville
Phone / Fax (07) 4721 4143
Clean comfortable accommodation in single, double or twin rooms, all with ensuite facilities, situated just 5 minutes from the city centre

MOTEL PALMS
44 Bowen Road, Rosslea, Townsville
Phone (07) 4779 6166 / Fax (07) 4775 5661
The Motel Palms boasts clean comfortable accommodation at affordable prices, that will leave you relaxed and refreshed while visiting the beautiful tropical city of Townsville

RIDGEMONT EXECUTIVE MOTEL
15-19 Victoria Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 2164 / Fax (07) 4772 1270
Ridgmond Executive Motel is equipped with motel units, executive self-contained units and deluxe one bedroom self-contained units to give you the opportunity to choose the one that suits you best

SPANISH LACE MOTOR INN
106 Bowen Road, Townsville
Phone (07) 4725 1510 / Fax (07) 4775 6642
Rooms at Spanish Lace Motor Inn accommodate from one to six people in motel style accommodation, as well we have a three bedroom apartment sleeping up to twelve persons

SUMMIT MOTEL
6-8 Victoria Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 2122 / Fax (07) 4721 3986
Start the day with a swim, that's right our pool is open for your enjoyment first thing in the morning. Follow on in a casual style, with breakfast in your unit or on the upper deck. Relax with a book, on the deck and enjoy your holidays

WATERS EDGE THE STRAND
63 The Strand Esplanade, North Ward, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 1777 / Fax (07) 4721 1779
Forty self-contained airconditioned kitchenette studios and four self-contained air conditioned one-bedroom kitchenette apartments, almost all having their own balcony. Waters Edge The Strand is your ideal choice when visiting Townsville.

AITKENVALE MOTEL - VALE HOTEL MOTEL
24 Ross River Road, Aitkenvale, Townsville
Phone (07) 4775 2444 / Fax (07) 4725 1417
Aitkenvale Motel offers 28 units on two levels. The facilities include a large saltwater swimming pool and a barbecue. Close to a shopping centre.

CEDAR LODGE MOTEL
214 Nathan Street, Aitkenvale, Townsville
Phone (07) 4775 7800 / Fax (07) 4775 7357
Cedar Lodge Motel has 25 air-conditioned rooms varying in size from double or queen rooms to family rooms catering for up to six people. Closest Motel to Townsville General Hospital, James Cook University, the Lavarack Army Barracks and the Aitkenvale Business District.


BEST WESTERN CASINO CITY MOTOR INN
100 Bowen Road, Rosslea, Townsville
Phone (07) 4775 4444 / Fax (07) 4775 4002
Warm, friendly personal service for leisure and business travellers, along with comfortable and affordable accommodation. They offer modern amenities with guests needs being individually accommodated

BILLABONG LODGE MOTEL
96 Bowen Road, Rosslea, Townsville
Phone (07) 4775 2055 / Fax (07) 4779 1140
The motel is nicely situated within walking distance of sports fields, Townsville Golf Club, shops and restaurants. Relax and enjoy our saltwater pool, waterslide and free barbecues

COLONIAL ROSE MOTEL
23 Bowen Road, Rosslea, Townsville
Phone (07) 4725 1422 / Fax (07) 4779 9837
Colonial Rose Motel is just a few minutes to the City Centre and is the choice for the discerning visitor be it business or pleasure. It is centrally located to all major shopping centres

SHOREDRIVE MOTEL
117 The Strand, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 6851 / Fax (07) 4772 6311
Perfectly positioned opposite the Rock Pool on the Townsville Strand, the Shoredrive Motel offers clean and tidy budget accommodation closely situated to the Airport and the City Heart



HOLIDAY APARTMENTS
Breezes by the Bay offer centrally located Townsville holiday apartments.Breezes by the Bay offers quality accommodation in Townsville, Tropical North Queensland.BREEZES BY THE BAY
3 Primrose Street, Townsville (MAP)
Phone / Fax (07) 4772 3335

www.breezesbythebay.com.au

Centrally located quality accommodation.

Breezes By The Bay centrally located near the Strand provides comfortable, modern self contained Townsville accommodation at an affordable price. The 1 and 2 bedroom apartments offer spacious, cool open-style tropical living with separate bedrooms, glass sliding doors leading to a private courtyard and just minutes from Townsville major attractions. Just a short stroll to the Strand, Rockpool, shops, waterfront restaurants, alfresco and a la Carte dining.

Breezes By The Bay are uniquely positioned between two beaches with walking tracks, fishing, wind and water sports, ocean breezes, beautiful sunrises and perfect sunsets

AQUARIUS ON THE BEACH
75 The Strand, Townsville
Phone (07) 4772 4255 / Fax (07) 4721 1316
Aquarius on the Beach luxurious 3.5 star quality accommodation features ccean views from every room, reception hours 6am-8pm, room service breakfast and a palm fringed pool and recreational area.

BALGAL BEACH HOLIDAY UNITS
284 Ocean Parade, Balgal Beach, Townsville
Phone (07) 4770 7296
Balgal Beach Holiday Units offer 10 self-contained beachfront units where guests can 'Relax in Paradise'. Balgal Beach is central for day trips to Townsville, Ingham, Wallaman Falls, Paluma or numerous nearly islands

HOLIDAY VILLA BY THE STRAND
89 Eyre Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4772 4891 / Fax (07) 4772 4891
The modern, spacious, air-conditioned self-contained apartments are fully furnished (linen included) with a fully equipped kitchen if convenience and comfort are your priority

THE GULLS APARTMENTS
30-32 Rose Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4772 1381 / Fax (07) 4771 4887
Two Bedroom Self contained apartments tha sleeps up to seven people. The first bedroom has queen bed and single bed, some with trundle as well. Second bedroom has two single beds (cot or single roll away also available if required)

MARINERS NORTH HOLIDAY APARTMENTS
7 Mariners Drive, The Strand, Townsville
Phone (07) 4722 0777 / Fax (07) 4722 0700
Each fully self-contained two bedroom apartment has two bathrooms and a spacious open plan living area. Relax and enjoy our saltwater swimming pool, spa, and full size tennis court, all set within tropical gardens

OCEAN BREEZE BY THE STRAND
81 Mitchell Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4729 8100 / Fax (07) 4729 8189
Your choice of either self contained studio, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. Ocean Breeze holiday apartments are ideal for visitors seeking modern Townsville accommodation that offers spacious and affordable luxury

PALM WATERS HOLIDAY VILLAS
Corner of Cook and Landsborough Streets, Townsville
Phone (07) 4772 6011
Palm Water villas are fully self contained with air conditioners and ceiling fans. They are clean, comfortable and recently refurbished. Inspections are most welcome

TOWNSVILLE APARTMENTS ON GREGORY
44 Gregory Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4772 3347 / Fax (07) 4721 6497
Fully self-contained spacious one and two bedroom units, air-conditioned and fully equipped kitchen, close to all the attractions Townsville offers

TOWNSVILLE SEASIDE APARTMENTS
105 The Strand, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 3155
Ideal for holidays, business trip stay-overs, accommodation when relocating to Townsville, our townhouse style accommodation is home away from home comfort. We cater for short, medium or long term stays


BED AND BREAKFASTS

CORAL LODGE BED AND BREAKFAST INN
32 Hale Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 5512 / Fax (07) 4771 6461
The two self contained studio units and eight guest rooms all have TV, air conditioning, fridge, fan and telephone. Units have kitchenettes and the guest rooms enjoy the use of a kitchen exclusive for guest use



BACKPACKERS HOSTELS

ADVENTURERS BACKPACKER RESORT
79 Palmer, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 1522 / Fax (07) 4721 3251
Offering free tea and coffee, barbecues, and many other complimentary amenities, Adventurers Backpackers Resort provides double, single and share accommodation in separate or mixed rooms.

CIVIC GUEST HOUSE
262 Walker Street, Townsville
Civic Guest House offers clean and tidy budget, shared and private accommodation in the form of dorms, twin, double, single and ensuite rooms. All come with linen and some the option of a fan or air conditioning

ORCHID GUEST HOUSE
34 Hale Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 6683
Cleanliness is guaranteed and the washing machine is free of charge. Some rooms are ensuite and all have their own TV and fridge. Most are air/con but all rooms have ceiling fans. There is free parking and luggage storage and the kitchen is fully equipped.

RAMBUTAN BACKPACKERS
113-119 Flinders Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 6915
Rambutan is an exciting new resort concept, combining a stunning rooftop bar and restaurant with a variety of affordable accommodation options. Part hotel, part luxury backpacker’s hostel...

REEFLODGE BACKPACKERS
4 Wickham Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 1112
Reeflodge is located in the Townsville city heart with only a 10 minute walk from the Transit Centre bus terminal and a 2 minute walk from the Magnetic Island ferry terminal.


CARAVAN PARKS AND CAMPGROUNDS

BIG 4 TOWNSVILLE WOODLANDS HOLIDAY VILLAGE
548 Bruce Highway, Townsville
Phone (07) 4751 6955 / Fax (07) 4751 6140
Set amongst tropical landscaped grounds, Big 4 Townsville Woodlands Holiday Park offers all the features and facilities that you could wish for after a day exploring the sights of Townsville and North Queensland

COCONUT GLEN VAN VILLAGE
910 Ingham Road, Townsville
Phone (07) 4774 5101 / Fax (07) 4774 6206
Offering different types accommodation, from deluxed cabins to power caravan and camping sites

MAGNETIC GATEWAY HOLIDAY VILLAGE
Bruce Highway, Townsville
Phone (07) 4778 2412 / Fax (07) 4778 4944
Our comfortable ensuite air conditioned cabins accommodate up to five people, and we supply linen to the main bed. Shady caravan and tent sites are available, complimented by our immaculate amenities block and barbecue areas

RANGE CARAVAN PARK
Herveys Range Road, Townsville
Phone (07) 4773 2419
Located just 4km from Thuringowa Central, Range Caravan Park offers a peaceful country setting. Powered and un-powered sites, as well as camping site are available. Ensuited cabins are also available, and are fully self-contained with all linen and crockery provided.

ROWES BAY CARAVAN PARK
Heatley Parade, Rowes Bay, Townsville
Phone (07) 4771 3576 / Fax (07) 4724 2017
You have a choice of accommodation from our modern style villas and ensuite cabins with television, air-conditioning and the most spectacular beach views. Or you may wish to stay in your own caravan .. and naturally, there are ample tent sites

WALKABOUT PALMS CARAVAN PARK
6 University Road, Wulguru, Townsville
Phone (07) 4778 2480
Just imagine.... wake up to early morning views of Mount Stuart, Townsville's highest mountain. Walkabout Palms Caravan Park offers a wide range of holiday accommodation, from family friendly cabins and double ensuite villas to powered and unpowered sites.



DINING - TOWNSVILLE

It is practically imposible to list every single restaurant and bar in Townsville. The list is huge and new eateries are opening and closing down every day. However, we have chosen the best of the best, so when you go back home you take with you a good impression of Australia's cuisine as well as of its lifestyle, scenery and people.

For a list of these Townsville restaurants, please visit our TOWNSVILLE DINING section.

GETTING TO TOWNSVILLE

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Townsville is easily accessible via the the main coastal highway, the Bruce Highway, that runs all the way from Cairns to the south of Queensland. The city's airport is a major transport hub, serviced by four domestic airlines, and Townsville is a nucleus for the state rail network, having connections not just to the north and south, but direct a route through the Northern Outback to Mount Isa.

Please visit our GETTING TO TOWNSVILLE section to find more information about these transport options to get to Townsville.

Magnetic Island, off the coast of Townsville, is one of Queensland's most popular tourist destinations. View of Townsville, in Tropical North Queensland, from the Castle Hill.