Central Coast Accommodation: Top-Rated

Find a Central Coast accommodation perfect for your stay on the Central Coast.

You’ll find recommendations for the best places to stay near popular beaches and also by categories.

Check out these accommodation options on the Central Coast – they all have received great reviews by visitors.

Accommodation at these popular beach towns: 

Central Coast accommodation by categories: 

Toowoon Bay

Accommodation at Popular Beaches

Avoca Beach 

The rockpool, beach and great surfing conditions make Avoca Beach a perfect beach for anyone. Families, couples, and surfers will enjoy this beach.

Avoca Beach also has a good range of cafes and restaurants on offer.

The types of accommodation here vary but the quality is very good. You’ll find self-contained apartments near the beach. Cabins in the quiet suburb. And a relaxing bed & breakfast in Avoca Beach’s hinterland.

Read more: Stay in Avoca Beach


Being the most visited beach on the Central Coast, Terrigal offers many accommodation options. There are great places to stay near the beach, boutique shops, and local cafes. This makes Terrigal a go-to place for anyone, from beachgoers to business travellers.  

The self-contained apartments, hotels, and luxury apartments are all situated near the beach. Some are a stone throw away.

Read more: Stay in Terrigal

Terrigal Haven, Terrigal

The Entrance

Well-known for its colony of pelicans and fun things to do for kids, The Entrance is a popular town to go in the weekends.

Kids have fun in the jumping castles, carousel and Ferris wheel. Tourists enjoy watching Pelican Feeding. And visitors like to stroll along the waterfront and taking in the view.  

You can swim at the local beach or in the ocean pools, and there are beautiful and great surfing beaches nearby. 

The accommodation options here range from budget to luxury. Be careful about the quality of the accommodation you choose. It varies a lot.  

Read more: Stay in The Entrance

Central Coast Accommodation by Categories

Self-Contained Apartments

Self-contained apartments help you to carry on your normal routine while on holiday. It’s definitely a home away from home. The criteria I have used to recommend these apartments are: review score of 8+ on and 4+ on TripAdvisor, short walk to a beach and village centre, and free wifi. 

Luxury Accommodation

These places are well thought of among locals and reputed literature. The criteria I have used to recommend these places are: Star Ratings Australia accreditation of 5-star, review score of 9+ on and 4.5+ on TripAdvisor... 

Star of the Sea Terrigal, 5-star accommodation

Cabins & Cottages

Some cabins and cottages are situated in holiday parks with great facilities for families. Others are great for unwinding or living a unique experience. 

Read more: Top cabins & cottages on the Central Coast 


There are great camping sites in the bushland of the Central Coast. Some sites feel remote like in Bouddi National Park and Munmorah State Conservation Area. 

Read more: Top camping spots on the Central Coast

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