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Fern Bay Motel

1024 Nelson Bay Road
Fern Bay NSW 2295, Australia
  • En suites
  • Queen, Double
    & Twin Beds
  • Individually
  • Off Street
  • EV Charging
  • Breakfast
  • Guest
  • El Fresco
    BBQ Area
  • Flat screen
    smart tv's
  • Free


Romantic Weekend Getaway
Enjoy 2 night’s accommodation for two, in our Premium King or King Room.
  • Package includes:
    • Premium King or King Room;
    • 2 night’s accommodation for two

  • Celebration Package includes:
    • Bottle of Bubbles;
    • Savory Platter;
    • Chocolates
Family Package
In need of a family getaway, then look no further. We've got plenty on offer for the whole family.
  • Package includes:
    • Kids stay free when you book for 2 or more nights;
    • Welcome package on arrival for kids & adults;
*Please contact us directly on 02 4928 2366 to book our packages
Terms and conditions apply to all our packages.
All packages are subject to availability.


Group bookings require planning and we understand how important it is for things to go to plan. We work with you to tailor your group booking to suit your needs. Conveniently located next door to Newcastle Golf Club and only 10 mins from Newcastle Airport.

The motel has 26 clean well-appointed rooms, 24 hrs access and off street parking. We also have spaces to accommodate trailer / caravans / trucks. Fern Bay Motel also offers a tranquil El fresco area including BBQ. Breakfast can also be arranged for your group.

We also have a small 12 seat shuttle bus, that can be pre-booked for your group if required.

The friendly team at the Fern Bay Motel have lots of knowledge about Newcastle, Port Stephens and the surrounding areas, and our team are on hand to make sure your group booking runs smoothly.
  • Individual Climate Control in all rooms:
    • No shared air-conditioning or heating
  • 12 Seat Shuttle Bus:
    • Take the stress out of getting around
  • 24 Hour Check-in:
    • Arriving late or early? No problem we provide easy access to your room any time of day.
  • Open Air Corridors
    • All Rooms Open Directly onto walkway
    • No enclosed corridors or lifts
    • Move around the motel safely and freely.
    • Enter your room from open air passageways.
  • Group Breakfast Deals are available:
    • Liaise with our staff to arrange a breakfast deal to suit your group. Must be pre-arranged.
  • Free Unlimited Wireless Internet
    • Stay connected during your visit.
  • All Rooms are Non-Smoking


Golf Packages starting from $199.00 p/p* including 1 night accommodation, breakfast & 18 holes at Newcastle Golf Club

We offer a wide variety of package deals such as single bookings or group bookings for stay & play golf packages from one to three days on several local golf courses including Newcastle Golf Club.

(Golf Australia Magazine ranks Newcastle Number 12 in Australia - Public Access Courses – January 2017 and Australian Golf Digest ranks Newcastle number 20 in Australia - All Courses – March 2018), Nelson Bay Golf Club or Pacific Dunes.

We can tailor golf packages to suit everyone’s requirements and level. All golf packages include 1 night accommodation, breakfast and the choice of 1, 2 or 3 rounds of golf at the club of your choice. Newcastle Golf Club is one of only two courses in NSW given international recognition by the panel of experts rating the World’s Top 100 Courses. A true championship course of 6200 metres (6780 yards), it is based on undulating sand dunes like those of the great historic links of Great Britain and Ireland.

Although Newcastle Golf course is situated only a few kilometres from the busy industrial city and port of Newcastle, the wide bands of trees separating the fairways give a feeling of peaceful isolation from the cares of the world.
  • Golf Package offers:
    • Conveniently located
    • Easy access to / from Fern Bay Motel
    • Fabulous views of Newcastle
    • The 19th hole for a refreshing drink or bite to eat
  • * Minimum Booking 2 people twin share


Fern Bay Motel offers some of the comforts of home and more.

A variety of rooms to suit your needs. No matter what you desire, nothing is too much trouble for our friendly staff at the Fern Bay Motel.
  • Enjoy a BBQ:
    • Elfresco BBQ area
    • Covered Dining table & chairs to eat in comfort
  • Location, location, location:
    • Conveniently located next door to Newcastle Golf Club
    • A short stroll to Stockton Playground
    • Catch the Stockton-Newcastle Ferry as Dining is easy with many local restaurants, pubs, clubs & a brewery
    • Close to so many local attractions, beaches, entertainment & sporting venues
    • All easily accessed from the Fern Bay Motel, via a 5 minutes ferry ride
    • Enjoy the surroundings, no need to drive anywhere
    • On-site ev charging station
  • Room Features
  • All Rooms with Kitchenette:
    • Microwave
    • Bar fridge
    • Kitchen sink
    • Electric kettle
    • Complimentary tea & coffee
    • Milk & biscuits
  • Modern & Clean Bathrooms:
    • Fresh Towels & Linen
  • Fresh air to your door:
    • Open air passageways
  • Private Off Street Parking:
    • OSP available for your vehicle
    • Even your trailer, if required
  • Free Wifi:
    • Stay connected through your stay
  • Smart TV:
    • Cast your favourite streaming service for a relaxing night in