The Best Hotels to Book in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales

Everything is at your fingertips at the 4 Bedroom Executive Apartment in CBD housed in the historic Mill
Everything is at your fingertips at the 4 Bedroom Executive Apartment in CBD housed in the historic Mill | Courtesy of 4 Bedroom Executive Apartment in CBD / Expedia
Nannette Holliday

Take a plane, train or automobile to deliciously delightful Wagga Wagga, halfway between Sydney and Melbourne, in the Riverina heartland. Snuggled beside the Murrumbidgee River, it’s no sleepy hideaway and deserves several days of exploration. You’ll be blown away by its fascinating history, vibrant local produce, wineries, barista scene and brewpubs. Discover the city on two feet – or two wheels. Riverside Wagga Beach is Australia’s ninth-best beach, and accommodation scores even higher. We’ve taken the liberty of handpicking a selection of the best hotels in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales – bookable on Culture Trip.

1. The Charles Boutique Hotel & Dining, for modern luxury

Boutique Hotel

Large living room with L-shaped couch and fully equipped kitchen at the Charles Boutique Hotel and Dining in Wagga Wagga
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Right in the heart of the town’s action, this fresh and contemporary furnished premier accommodation, ranging from one-bedroom suites to family apartments and four-bedroom houses, doesn’t disappoint. Not only is it ideally positioned a short stroll to the river, shops, restaurants, bars, cafes and the town’s attractions, but it’s also superbly appointed with every luxury humanly conceived. The Roundabout Restaurant offers fine, à la carte dining at its best in a relaxed, country-style atmosphere – where the local delicacies and matched regional wines will have your tastebuds tingling.

2. Best Western Ambassador Motor Inn & Apartments, for central convenience

Chain Hotel

Cute lagoon-style pool at Best Western Ambassador Motor Inn and Apartments in Wagga Wagga
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Get lost in these spacious, fresh and inviting rooms, suites and villas. The light timbers, neutral tones and quality finishes make for a comfortable stay. Stretch out on the lounge in the queen suite, destress in the spa bath suite or get the whole gang together in a two-bedroom villa. All are centrally located for easy access to shops, restaurants, city attractions and the town’s hospitals and military bases – although you wouldn’t know it, as all the units are set in a relaxing and beautifully manicured garden setting.

3. Townhouse Hotel Wagga, for luxury finishes


The sleek reception area with slate-grey tile floors and wood-panelled walls at Townhouse Hotel Wagga
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Centrally positioned and built to inspire guests, the Townhouse will delight your senses with its stylish furnishings, luxurious pillow-top beds, mood lighting and latest technology. Feel soothed by opulence and space in the fresh, non-pretentious rooms. Choose from relaxing budget en-suite rooms, deluxe, executive and spa suites or two-bedroom apartments with tranquil courtyard sanctuaries. As the evening draws closer, get cosy with a cocktail at the Oakroom Kitchen and Bar – while sampling small plates or the special Junee Gold lamb shoulder, washed down with local wines.

4. Quest Wagga Wagga, for a fully equipped stay


The stone exterior on a quiet street of the apartments at Quest Wagga Wagga
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At this fully serviced apartment hotel, you can relax and make yourself at home. From slinky studios to splashing one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, every group size is catered for. Plop in the centre of the business district and legal precinct – it’s a short stroll to shops and all the galleries and theatres for your cultural fix. A few steps further, check out Wagga Beach. If you don’t feel like cooking, dine at the adjacent Commercial Club and charge it back to your room.

5. Best Western Plus Bolton on the Park, for thoughtful extras

Chain Hotel

Rustic-luxe dining space at Best Western Plus Bolton on the Park in Wagga Wagga
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You’ll find everything you need here and nothing you don’t. The Bolton on the Park serves up stylish, premier accommodation in Wagga’s beating heart – but doesn’t bend the credit card. Choose from a generous superior room to a two-bedroom apartment – including everything and the kitchen sink – or a junior suite with separate living areas to stretch out in. A stone’s throw away from your door, cosmopolitan eateries, eclectic bars and superb shopping await.

6. 4 Bedroom Executive Apartment in CBD, for a great location


Living room with black leather couch and multiple sliding doors to balcony at 4 Bedroom Executive Apartment in CBD, Wagga Wagga
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Housed in a redeveloped historical landmark, the Mill, this is one of the best addresses and locations in Wagga. Everything is at your fingertips and footsteps both inside and out, including a private pool and barbecue. You’re mere minutes to the train station, markets and cafe society – while you also have several tasty restaurants and cafes within the complex if you don’t feel like venturing out. Otherwise, get takeaway and laze on your generous balcony with city views – before grabbing a glass of champagne and soaking your soul in the free-standing bath.

7. Colour & Swank at the Mill in the Heart of CBD, for a truly stunning space


Colourful living/dining space with sliding doors to balcony at Colour and Swank at the Mill in the Heart of CBD, Wagga Wagga
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This fabulously spacious, bright apartment is in the historic Mill. The name, colour and swank say it all. The furnishings will enliven your senses. The breathtaking views from the floor-to-ceiling windows in the living area will relax you – as will the sensational free-standing bath or the oversized azure pool. This is everything you want at home, so much so that you’ll never want to leave. Just minutes away from the shops, bars, restaurants and cafes, the apartment is also close to the river and city attractions.

8. Apartments on Morrow, for flexible family-friendly accommodation


Exterior of single-storey brick building housing Apartments on Morrow in Wagga Wagga
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This charming red brick home will delight and surprise you with its flexibility. There are four beautifully renovated, self-contained one-bedroom apartments inside – but if you need more room for the family, they can be tailored into two-, three- or four-bedroom apartments for your stay. How great is that? It’s as great as the central location – a stride away from Victory Memorial Gardens, the Civic Precinct’s museum, gallery and theatre, along with the riverside walk and your pick of excellent restaurants, cafes, bars and shops.

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