Domestic Travel

Tue, 19 Feb, 2019Courtney Allan

TripAdvisor reveals Australia’s best hotels for 2019

TripAdvisor has recently announced the winners of its Travellers’ Choice Awards for Australian hotels in 2019.

If it sounds like an impressive feat, that’s because it is. The top winners have been judged by the millions of reviews and opinions collected in one year from users on TripAdvisor. You don’t even have to be Australian-based to vote, as many were visitors from around the world.

These are the top five places as voted by millions of TripAdvisor users. Click through the gallery to see what they look like!

1. Ovolo Woolloomooloo, Sydney NSW

This hotel boasts modern luxury, but also adds a sense of history as it’s right along the Woolloomooloo Wharf in Sydney. It’s a stone’s throw away from the Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge and has accessible rooms as well as free wi-fi.

2. Pinetrees Lodge, Lord Howe Island 

Reviewers couldn’t be happier with this secluded lodge in Lord Howe Island, as the hotel is a nice escape from everyday life. With snorkelling, surfing and much more on offer, as well as spectacular rooms, it’s easy to see why reviewers keep coming back.

3. Ovolo 1888, Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW

This hotel caught people’s attention for its location and the unique history that surrounds the hotel, as it was originally constructed as a wool store and factory in 1888. The hotel, whilst still remaining modern, brings together the charm of olden days Sydney whilst still providing a level of comfort.

4. Peninsula Boutique Hotel, Port Douglas, QLD

This hotel overlooks the famous Four Mile Beach and is exceptionally close to Macrossan Street, where there are a variety of shops and restaurants to choose from. With a tiered heated pool as well as being close to the beach, you can’t ask for much more than that.

5. Korte’s Resort, Rockhampton, QLD

Located at the beautiful location of Rockhampton, Queensland, guests were very pleased with the tropical oasis on offer from Korte’s Resort. Reviewers were a fan of the reasonable rates, as well as the cleanliness and modern stylings within the rooms.

Have you stayed at any of these places? Which one was your favourite? Let us know in the comments.