Manly Hotel & Accommodation

The suburb of Manly, located just 17km from the Sydney CBD, is most notable for its beautiful beaches and central plaza and pedestrian mall The Corso, lined with shops, pubs and food outlets.

If you're travelling to Sydney but want to trade busy city accommodation for a relaxed beach atmosphere, Manly is the place to stay. The area has many rooms of different levels of price and comfort including hotels, bed and breakfasts, guest houses and backpacker digs. Situated nearby Manly's famous beaches and wharf, accommodation in Manly is only 30 minutes away from the city centre via a calm ferry ride with commanding views of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House.

Though the CBD is only a short commute, you'll find you won't want to leave the surrounding areas of Manly with so much to see and do. The Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary on Manly Wharf is a public aquarium with plenty of educational activities and the chance to come face-to-face with Grey Nurse sharks, turtles, stingrays and other marine life. The nearby Manly WaterWorks is another great attraction for kids, fitted with water slides and a swimming area perfect for an afternoon of family fun.

Even though the main promenade is only a short walk away, why not branch out and see more of Sydney's beautiful northern beaches? Take the scenic walkway from central Manly Beach to the secluded Shelley Beach, or take a trip to Curl Curl, Dee Why or Freshwater and see more of the stunning Sydney coastline.

Staying in Manly you'll be spoiled for choice as far as restaurants and bars go. With a number of food options ranging from fresh seafood, to sushi, to modern Australian cuisine, you won't need to look far for a good feed. Manly also hosts a number of local hotspots, from 4 Pines Brewing Company, Northern Beaches watering hole Hotel Steyne and the idyllic Newport Arms Hotel, only a short drive away and one of Sydney's best Sunday afternoon spots.

For a taste of Sydney's beach culture not far from the city centre, book yourself Manly accommodation and discover the best of Sydney's favourite beach locale.