Luxury Hotels on the Central Coast

Located just over an hour’s drive north of Sydney the Central Coast region offers a quick and easy weekend getaway for Sydneysiders. The region is famous for its beautiful harbours, local villages, and stunning coastal scenery. Some of Australia’s premier 5-star hotels and luxury lodges are located on the Central Coast. Many of the area’s boutique hotels cater for adults-only escapes and combine excellent food with over-the-top pampering. Wilderness lodges and discreet spas, set amid quiet, leafy valleys, provide a perfect antidote for the stresses of the city. Along with its large and varied selection of luxury hotels, high-end B&Bs, and eco-friendly resorts, the Central Coast is a paradise for lovers of wildlife. If you like pelicans, the Central Coast is the place to go! As you might expect, seafood sits at the top of virtually every menu on the Central Coast. Local Central Coast restaurants feature chefs that specialise in combining some of Australia’s freshest produce with the flavours of traditional bush tucker to produce unique takes on familiar dishes. Water sports fanatics will find plentiful opportunities for water-skiing, sailing, rowing and canoeing, and golfers can play some of Australia’s best links courses.

Bells at Killcare

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

Mercure Kooindah Waters Central Coast

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

Beachfront Luxury

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

The Outlook Cabana

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

The Beachcomber Hotel & Resort

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

Pullman Magenta Shores Resort

Rating: 8.7

prices from: $350 AUD

The Central Coast is a coastal region located to the north of Sydney in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is a well known holiday destination and is a consistent magnet for tourism due to its gorgeous beaches, lovely people, and unique recreational offerings. There is absolutely no shortage of luxury experiences to be had in the Central Coast, so even the “poshest” person will have a fun time here.

Visit the Pullman Magenta Shores Resort

Pullman Magenta Shores Resort is one of the most desirable locations within the Central Coast and is certifiably a water lover’s paradise with its idyllic position between Tuggerah Lake and the Pacific Ocean. This hospitable resort offers direct beach access, a fitness centre, multiple pools (both indoor and outdoor), and day spa facilities. Guests can elect to have a pampering experience with a massage or facial if they would like to indulge.

Stay at Noonaweena

Noonaweena is a luxurious serendipity for those who wish to take a break, have a breath of fresh air, and get out into nature for a bit. Featuring breath-taking views and an unmistakable sense of peace upon arrival, this award-winning eco-retreat can cater directly to your needs with flexibility and convenience. There are many amenities at the resort, including two resort pools and spas, a flood-lit tennis court, bushwalking tracks and Nourished (an organic skin treatment bar which offers a wide variety of beautifying treatments).

Relax at Bells at Killcare

One of Australia’s most distinctive and well-known resorts is Bells at Killcare Boutique Hotel, Restaurant and Spa. The hotel is situated in one of the best spots in the Central Coast, on the NSW Bouddi Peninsula in the seaside town of Killcare and is a simple luxury getaway from the hustle and bustle of the Sydney lifestyle.

The suites and cottages have a modern Hampton’s style décor and are set in a lush garden area. There is a highly recommended day spa there called the Bells Day Spa which offers a wide variety of therapies and holistic wellness experiences using LI’TYA and Aspect products.

Additionally, there are seven beaches nearby, many highly sought after walking trails, and lush greenery all around the area which makes this beautiful resort a must-see for anyone who loves nature.

Go on a private day tour across many popular locations

Sydney Private Day Tours has a very popular and well worth it tour which they operate in the Central Coast. You will be embarking on a nine hour adventure across the Central Coast which is sure to excite whoever accompanies you and you will see some of the most popular destinations in the entire region. They will arrange to have you picked up from your hotel, the airport or cruise terminal and then you will go to the Australian Reptile and Wildlife Park, Norah Head Lighthouse, Hawkesbury River Fishing Villages, and many more local wonders.

Visit the lovely restaurants

The five star restaurant, The Cowrie, comes highly recommended by tourists and locals alike. It serves high end modern Australian food at a spacious, breezy beachfront venue in Terrigal. Pearls on the Beach is another one of the many top quality Central Coast restaurants that also comes highly recommended due to its extraordinarily fresh seafood, share plates and decadent desserts. It is located in Pearl Beach and is idealistically located right on the beachfront.