Top 9 Best Luxury Accommodation In Geelong

Are you planning to spend a few days in Geelong? Terrific! It’s a great part of Australia.

The town is well known for its magnificent Waterfront, but it also offers museums, galleries, lively markets, and of course, it’s the gateway to the Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road.

Now that you know you’re going, the next step is to book the best Geelong accommodation for you. And if you’re looking for the best luxury accommodation in Geelong, then this article has all the information you need.

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Woman enjoying the view from her luxury accommodation in Geelong.

In this article, I will help you find the top Geelong luxury accommodation that best suits your needs.

Whether you’re looking for Geelong 5 star accommodation, the best Geelong hotel accommodation, or up-market Geelong accommodation apartments, we have you covered.

Here is our list of the top luxury accommodation Geelong has to offer.

Luxury Accommodation Geelong Comparison Chart

In the following best accommodation Geelong list, you’ll find all our top options for the best accommodation in Geelong Vic.

Geelong Waterfront
Waterfront penthouse with stunning bay views.$$$CLICK HERE!
R Hotel GeelongContemporary aparthotel with balconies and bay views. A top choice!$$CLICK HERE!
Saint Brides
Boutique Accommodation
Luxury 3 bedroom cottage close to Pakington St shops & cafes.$$$CLICK HERE!
Campbell Point HouseThe ultimate luxury experience!$$$CLICK HERE!
Novotel GeelongA first class waterfront hotel.$$CLICK HERE!
Vue ApartmentsLuxury self-contained apartments on the Geelong Waterfront.$$CLICK HERE!
Quest GeelongModern serviced apartments close to the waterfront, restaurants and cafes.$$CLICK HERE!
The Warehouse ApartmentsCool, industrial style accommodation in the Arts Precinct.$$CLICK HERE!
Nomads NestLuxury apartment style accommodation with patios and balconies.$CLICK HERE!

 Best Luxury Accommodation In Geelong

Below, you will find full reviews of each of our choices for the best Geelong holiday accommodation.

1) Campbell Point House, Leopold Review

Nestled on the northern shore of Lake Connewarre, Campbell Point House offers outstanding luxury accommodation.

Inspired by a French chateau, this exceptional boutique hotel is perfect for anyone that wants privacy, peace, and pampering.

The hotel is ultra-private, accepting no more than 30 guests at any one time. Guests have a variety of accommodation options including Mansion Suites, The Master Suite, The Lake House, The Cottage, and The Stables.

All rooms have their own private ensuites with a walk-in shower, The Master Suite also features a luxurious bath.

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Rooms are decked out with quality fixtures and furnishings that have been sourced from around the globe. Enjoy glorious king-size beds, lavish linens, opulent lounge chairs, and grand marble accents.

In addition, Campbell Point House features an infinity pool, tennis court, billiards room, and a day spa.

The hotel restaurant offers fine dining with an unforgettable 8-course chef selection degustation menu option.

This is easily our pick for the best hotel in Geelong.

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Watch this video to see why this is the best 5-star accommodation Geelong, Victoria has.

Best Things?

The emphasis on quality and outstanding service. The ambience, lush surroundings, and picturesque setting.

Worst Things?

The hotel is not within walking distance of attractions, shops, or other facilities.


Campbell Point House offers luxury boutique accommodation near Geelong. This is the best option for anyone looking for Geelong resort accommodation.

Treat yourself to a night in elegant million dollar luxury accommodation!

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2) Novotel Geelong Review 

With its top location and fantastic views, the Novotel Hotel is one of the best places to stay in Geelong.

Situated right on the Waterfront it’s surrounded by cafes, restaurants and bars, as well as some of Geelong’s top attractions.

All the 109 guest rooms have balconies, the best with water views. Other room amenities include complimentary wifi, iPod docking station, air conditioning, and a flatscreen TV with cable channels.

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The Waterfront Restaurant on the ground level has a tasty menu and a lovely outdoor terrace overlooking Steampacket Gardens and the bay.

This top-class Geelong hotel also offers a 24-hour In Balance fitness centre, a steam room, and an indoor heated pool.


Best Things?

The excellent location, stunning views, and full hotel service with fast easy check-in.

Worst Things?

Having to pay for the onsite parking.


This Geelong Waterfront accommodation has everything you want from a first-rate hotel – views, location, pool, and service.

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3) R Hotel Geelong 

Located just up the road from Eastern Beach, the R Hotel is ideally situated for any trip to Geelong.

Within walking distance, you’ll find cafes, restaurants, bars, the Carousel and Skywheel, as well as great shopping, and the Geelong Botanical Gardens.

The stunning building dates back to the 1850s and has been tastefully redeveloped into a 9 storey hotel offering apartment style accommodation.

There are 128 sophisticated apartments and hotel rooms to choose from, most of which have balconies with fabulous water views.

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The light spacious rooms have modern decor, soundproof windows, keyless access technology, and daily housekeeping service.

While the 1 and 2 bedroom apartments offer open plan living with well-equipped kitchens, espresso coffee machines, and laundry facilities.

Undercover car parking is available and you can stay online with R Hotel’s fast free Wifi.

A small cafe named “Le Cafe” located on the ground floor is great for snacks or a quick breakfast.

Best Things?

Everything is fresh and new. The fabulous balconies and views, and the great location.

Worst Things?

You have to pay for parking.


If you’re looking for self-contained accommodation Geelong Vic in a top location, then the R Hotel is a smart and contemporary choice. A stay here will not disappoint.

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4) Geelong Waterfront Penthouse Apartment

This top luxury accommodation in Geelong Waterfront offers spectacular bay views with the location to match.

Situated on the foreshore opposite the Geelong Yacht Club, it has easy access to cafes, restaurants, nightlife, shopping, and popular attractions.

The spacious penthouse has 3 separate bedrooms, two of which have ensuite bathrooms, a designer kitchen with all the mod cons, and a handy laundry.

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An open plan kitchen/dining/lounge area makes the most of the views with double glass sliding doors that open onto a private balcony.

Guests are welcome to take advantage of the communal courtyard with barbecue facilities, secure underground parking, and fast free wifi.

As an added bonus when you stay at the Geelong Waterfront Penthouse Apartment you can use the Novotel’s facilities including the indoor pool, gym, and steam room.

Best Things?

The unbeatable location, the balcony, and panoramic views.

Wort Things?

The road traffic can be a bit noisy at times.


A spacious penthouse apartment with stunning views that’s close to everything. If you’re wanting the best luxury Waterfront accommodation Geelong has to offer, then take a look at this.

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5) The Vue Apartments Geelong Review

The Vue serviced apartments Geelong has accommodation options to suit everybody. On offer are studio, one and two-bedroom apartments, and family rooms.

The stylish Geelong apartment accommodation has an open plan design with well equipped European style kitchens and luxury bathrooms with rain showers.

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Other features include big comfy beds, free Wifi, LCD TVs with Foxtel channels, and secure undercover parking.

The Vue Geelong is ideally located in the Waterfront precinct and guests can enjoy wonderful views over the city, gardens, and Eastern Beach from their private balconies.

Best Things?

The comfort and style, views, and the excellent location that’s close to everything.

Worst Things?

The car parking bays can be a bit small for large vehicles.


Contemporary self-contained serviced apartments in a great location with balconies and views, that are suitable for all types of travellers.

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6) Quest Geelong Review


The Quest Apartments Geelong are ideally located close to the Waterfront within an easy walk of restaurants and cafes.

There are 35 serviced apartments offering a range of room types from studio to 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments.

The Studios are furnished with kitchenettes and are perfect for solo travellers and those looking for an alternative to the hotel accommodation Geelong offers.

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The modern apartments boast fully equipped kitchens, laundry facilities, and private balconies with outdoor furniture.

They’re ideal for families and groups travelling together.

The spacious and spotless rooms are well-appointed with daily housekeeping service, LCD TVs with Foxtel channels, and high-speed internet access.

Guests have access to free secure underground parking.

Best Things?

The spotlessly clean modern rooms and the helpful and friendly staff who go the extra mile.

Worst Things?

The balconies don’t have any views.


With its ability to accommodate both solo travellers and groups of people, the Quest Apartments are the perfect option for a range of travellers.

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7) The Warehouse Apartments Review

Tucked away in the Western Wedge Art Precinct, The Warehouse provides chic industrial style accommodation in an old cough medicine factory.

The stylish two-bedroom apartments have natural light, slick polished concrete floors, and soaring ceilings.

There are three to choose from and each one offers split system heating and cooling, a well-appointed kitchen, a flat-screen television, a washing machine, and comfortable beds.

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Other features include a patio or terrace and free private parking.

The apartments are well located within walking distance of the Waterfront and many Geelong tourist attractions, as well as the train station.


Best Things? 

The cool contemporary design and helpful hosts.

Worst Things?

Wifi is not available.


The Warehouse Apartments are perfect for anyone looking for Geelong CBD accommodation that’s quiet enough for a good night’s sleep.

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8) Nomads Nest Review


Nomads Nest offers the best value for money luxury short term accommodation, Geelong area has.

There are 4 stylish purpose-built self-contained units that are ideal for both couples and singles.

Each option offers well stocked kitchens, luxury ensuite bathrooms with toiletries, free Wifi and Netflix, and complimentary rear parking.

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As an added bonus guests can enjoy patios and balconies with city views.

Nomads Nest is close to a range of restaurants and cafes, Geelong nightlife, as well as the Waterfront, Kardinia Park and the AFL Football Ground.

Best Things?

The helpful hosts and great location on the Gheringhap Street hill. You can leave the car behind and walk everywhere.

Worsts Things?

This accommodation is not suitable for families.


This is a great choice for travellers wanting luxury apartment-style accommodation in a convenient location. Put Nomads Nest at the top of your list of places to stay, Geelong.

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9) Saint Brides Superior Boutique Accommodation

If you’re looking for luxury Geelong accommodation that’s close to Pakington Street then you can’t get much closer than Saint Brides Superior Boutique Accommodation.

Located just off ‘Pako’ this lovely cottage provides up-scale accommodation just a short walk from the shops and cafes of Pakington Street.

This traditional weatherboard cottage has been beautifully renovated into stylish luxury accommodation that’s ideal for groups and families.

There are 3 bedrooms with sleeping for six in two luxurious king size beds and two comfy singles, as well as 2 bathrooms with showers and a free-standing bath.

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The modern kitchen is fully-equipped with all the mod cons and there’s a washing machine and clothes dryer.

A key feature of this delightful cottage are the huge bi-fold doors that open onto a sunny north-facing deck that’s perfect for outdoor dining and relaxation.

Other features include keyless entry, Netflix, free wifi, security cameras, and off-street parking.


Best Things?

The location that’s close to Pako. The north facing deck and beautiful presentation.

Worst Things?

It’s not in the tourist centre – but this could be seen as a good thing!


An immaculate 3 bedroom cottage close to the cafe culture of Pakingtong Street. Suitable for groups and families.

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Luxury Geelong Accommodation Map


I hope you’ve found this guide to the best luxury accommodation in Geelong useful. You can also find other Geelong accommodation options here.

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By Audrey Chalmers

Audrey is the principal blogger behind See Geelong. Book Lover | Breakfast Nut | Geelong Gal | She’s Usually Craving Coffee.