Gladstone Hotel & Accommodation

Just over 6 hours from Brisbane and an hour and a half from Rockhampton, Gladstone is fast becoming one of Queensland's most popular destinations for holiday makers.

Home to Queensland's largest multi-commodity port and an industrial hub, the city is also a gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef and the Capricorn Bunker group of island, basking in a sub-tropical climate with islands, waterways and beaches all around.

Gladstone has a great selection of hotels to choose from with options to suit a range of preferences and budgets. From international chains to serviced hotels and apartments, there's a range of Gladstone accommodation for business and leisure travellers to choose from.

Situated between the Calliope and Boyne Rivers, the area is not short on stunning waterfront views. A little further south of Gladstone is Lake Awoonga, a recreation area with spectacular landscaped walking trails, barbecues and a huge variety of fish species and bird life. Nearby Tannum Sands is another popular spot in the area, renowned for its scenic beaches and relaxed lifestyle.

The town also has a number of heritage-listed sites including many buildings along Goondoon Street, the Gladstone Court House and the Gladstone Central State School, all incredibly rich in history and set within stunning old architecture.

Nearby Fitzroy Reef Lagoon boasts a diverse range of spectacular coral perfect for snorkelling and scuba diving and home to marine life including manta rays, bull rays, dolphins and over 1000 different species of small colourful fish.

Kroombit Tops National Park is a spectacular hinterland wonderland, flaunting the best assets of the region. With over 800 metre high sandstone cliffs, sparkling waterfalls, sweeping landscapes, and peaceful and idyllic creeks, the abundant national park has natural beauty in spades. Whether it's nature hikes or 4WDing, the park is an unbound wilderness paradise and a nature enthusiasts dream.

Shepherd's Peak Trail offers unparalleled views of surrounding creeks and peaks of Expedition National Park, in one of the region's most adventurous and stunning nature traverses.

Book yourself some Gladstone accommodation and enjoy a short term sea change in a city packed with modern commodities nestled within some of Queensland's most spectacular waterfront destinations and nature reserves.