Escape to Regional NSW with Accor


It’s September, which means it’s spring. A time when people may feel like getting out and back to travel.

Many may think of heading overseas, but looking at the news, international travel can still seem a little troublesome. For many, staying a bit closer to home is still the way to go.

Maybe you don’t want to travel too far, but want to get out of the city, so perhaps a short weekend getaway could be on the cards.

In this article we, take a look at some options in regional NSW hotels that are within 2 hours of Sydney.

Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains by MGallery

Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains is located in the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park. Only 90 minutes west of Sydney, the Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains is the pinnacle of accommodation in Leura.

Consisting of 224 rooms, the resort includes indoor & outdoor pool, tennis court, KidsZone, three restaurants, whiskey bar and the Ubika Day Spa.

Mercure Gerringong Resort

Mercure Gerringong Resort is a small 52 room property. It is located in the Kiama area along the South Coast of New South Wales. It is approximately 2 hours south of Sydney, or about 30 minutes south of Wollongong. The resort provides guests with a range of leisure facilities, including a day spa, 2 pools and a tennis court.

Novotel Wollongong Northbeach

The Novotel Wollongong Northbeach is a 4.5 star hotel. Situated opposite North Wollongong Beach, the hotel offers easy access to the attractions of Wollongong. The 209 rooms have panoramic windows, featuring stunning ocean or mountain views.

Ideal for a quick getaway, the hotel offers a range of facilities including a swimming pool, spa, sauna, and fitness centre.

The Sebel Kiama Harbourside

The Sebel Kiama Harbourside Hotel overlooks the Kiama Harbour and Pacific Ocean. It is ideally located for a weekend getaway, 90 minutes from the Sydney CBD.

The hotel is ideal for a coastal escape and is located a short distance from the Kiama Blowhole.

The William Inglis- MGallery (Warwick Farm)

Located closer to Sydney than the other hotels, The William Inglis – Mgallery is found 45 minutes from Sydney at Warwick Farm. Given its location adjacent to the Warwick Farm racecourse, the boutique hotel is focused on celebrating racing history and thoroughbreds.

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Mark is the founder of FlyStayPoints, and caught the travel bug early in life. He discovered the benefits of travel loyalty programs in 2001, and is always learning how they can make travel better. While work takes him between Perth and Melbourne, he is always plotting his next adventure.