The Belmore

39 Smith StreetWollongong2500Australia
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About The Belmore

Located within a ten to 15-minute walk of Wollongong North Beach and Harbour, The Belmore is a 3.5-star complex offering a mix of studio and apartment accommodation. Free parking is available.

Along with private balconies, air-conditioning, and en-suite facilities, standard amenities include LCD TVs, DVD players, minibars, and hospitality trays. Apartments add extra living space and either a kitchenette or a full kitchen.

Facilities at The Belmore include a 24-hour front desk, a safe-deposit box, luggage storage, and dry cleaning and laundry services. Tours/ticket assistance and a DVD library are available and Wi-Fi is offered for a fee.

Breakfast can be delivered to the room for a fee. Dining spots near the motel include Bombora Seafood, Jasmine Rice, and Northbeach Pavilion.

This motel is a seven-minute drive from Wollongong Botanic Garden, within 15 minutes of Futureworld and the Fo Guang Shan Nan Tien Temple, and 80 minutes from Sydney.


39 Smith Street, Wollongong, 2500, Australia
Telephone: +61(2)4224 6500 | Fax: +61(2)4229 1860 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

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

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

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

Positive Reviews

Location is popular with guests

The location of this motel has proven popular. Guests have found the property easy to find and access and have noted very few parking related issues. Being able to walk to the beach and harbour has been a plus point, as has the motel's proximity to shopping and dining.

Good standard of service

Previous guests have felt welcome here thanks to the friendly attitude of the staff and management. The service appears to be focussed on ensuring that guests are comfortable. Guests have appreciated the availability of tours/ticket assistance and praise the housekeeping team.

Reasonably priced accommodation

Overall, guests have felt that this Wollongong motel offers good value for money. The room rates are reasonable and although you will need to pay extra for breakfast, you can just as easily whip something up in your room. Free Wi-Fi and parking offer additional savings.

Negative Reviews

Rooms are a little dated

Although guests tend to describe the rooms here in positive terms, typically finding the accommodation clean and spacious, they also report that the decor and furnishings are a little dated and there are a few niggles that better maintenance would take care of.

Mixed feedback about Wi-Fi

Feedback about the standard of the Wi-Fi here tends to vary. Some guests have described it as fast and free while others have found the connection slow at best. A number of reviews indicate that guests were unable to get online at all.

Some internal noise concerns

Although guests very rarely mention any traffic noise, there are a fair number of comments regarding internal noise. Guests have found the air-conditioning and the bathroom exhaust fans noisy as well as noting that they were able to hear plumbing noises from nearby rooms.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1141 reviews across the web
8.6 /10
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    8.3 /10
8.6 out of 10 based on 1141 reviews