Check out this Season’s Whale Packages for all budgets!
NB: All packages need to be booked direct with Accommodation Provider- valid for the 2016 Whale Season
Nelson Resort & Conference Centre
A stylish and modern boutique style resort in Nelson Bay. Walk 2 minutes to cafes for coffee, town centre for shopping or the Marina and its boats, bars and restaurants.
The Nelson’s famous ‘Whale of a Deal’
Valid From June 2016 until September 30, Whale watchers can stay overnight any day of the week in recently renovated Bayview King Deluxe’ room, and enjoy a whale-watching cruise with Imagine Cruises for two people (normally $126 for two people alone!)- 3hr cruise or 90min express available with this package.
This top-value package is available for $199 weekdays $249 weekends for two people, twin-share. Extra night stay available for discounted rate. Valid weekends or midweek pending availability.
Phone: 02 4916 4600 or
Email: Nelson Resort & Conference Centre
Thou Walla Sunset Retreat
A couples over 18’s sunset retreat on the waterfront of Soldiers Point, offering wide variety of villas & glamping tents. As seen on Sydney Weekender enjoy two nights in glamping tent or sunset villa including, Imagine Tours Whale Watch Cruise for 2; Self Cook Breakfast hamper; & 25% Food only discount at The Point Restaurant ($40 max); Starting at $300 for 2nights.
Phone: 1800 600 204
Anchorage Port Stephens
Stay in luxury & sail with the whales
The majesty of whales breaching before your eyes is spectacular and unforgettable. Staying in luxury at the water’s edge and setting sail for a whale adventure from your resort is the ultimate in extravagance.
- Overnight accommodation
- Full hot and cold buffet breakfast
- 3 hour whale watching sail with Imagine Cruises
- Picnic lunch pack
Starting from $289
Phone: 0249 842 555
Newcastle Links Motel
The motel adjoins Newcastle Golf Course and is within a 15 to 20 minute drive to Newcastle. Nelson Bay, Port Stephens attractions, and the Hunter Valley are within a 30 to 50 minute drive. The beaches and sand dunes of Stockton plus Bowls, Tennis and the Boat Ramp are just 5 minutes away and golf is right on your doorstep.
2016 Whale Package- Valid till October 31st, 1nights accommodation for 2 in double room, breakfast for two as well as 3hour Whale Watching tour on board Imagine, all for low price of $199- mid week only.
Phone: 02 4928 2366 or
Marty’s @ Little Beach
Quietly nestled between two of Port Stephens most idyllic beaches but still close enough to the heart of all the Bays great restaurants and attractions, Marty’s is in the perfect location to do everything or….absolutely nothing at all!
2016 Sail With Whales Package, one night stay for $204.50
- Enjoy a getaway this winter at Marty’s and sail with the whales
- One night midweek (Mon-Thurs) for 2Adults in Queen Studio
- Includes two FREE gifts (per booking/not per person) choice is subject to availability including- ‘popup’ binoculars or woolen beanie or Scarf!
- 2 Adult tickets on either 3hr Whale Watch or 90min Whale Express
Phone: 0249 849 100
Email: Marty’s @ Little Beach
Ibis Styles- Salamander Shores
Receive a warm welcome at Ibis Styles Port Stephens Salamander Shores. Nestled in three acres of manicured gardens, the resort is a secluded hideaway 2.5 hours from Sydney. Close to attractions, just 5minute drive to Nelson Bay, the great value ibis Styles Port Stephens Salamander Shore is located on waterfront a great vantage point for the beautiful Port Stephen Sunsets across the Bay.
Enjoy 3 Star Accommodation & Whale Watching Cruise on Imagine or Envision for only $399 for two nights in Seaview room with full buffet breakfast.
Phone: 0249 827210
Website: Ibis Salamander Shores
Port Stephens Luxury Apartments
During Winter stay 5 nights or more at Pacific Blue Salamander Bay & receive Free 3hr Whale Watch on Imagine (min 2pax)
Phone: 1300 679 559
View these majestic creatures up close. Marvel at their size and perhaps observe the classic “breach” for a discounted price of just $55 for two adult tickets. A minimum stay of two nights in an Eco Spa Cottage or the Bush Spa Cottage. Combined with a two night stay at Wanderers Retreat it’s a great way to escape. Availability is limited so book now. Only available on Wanderers Retreat website.
Phone: 49821 702
Middle Rock Holiday Resort
Middle Rock Holiday Resort has been going through a lot of changes over the past 5 years. We appreciate the wonderful feedback we have been receiving for our new pools, jumping pillow, cafe/fully licensed bar & function center, landscaping and overall upgrading of the Resort. We will continue to keep improving the facilities to ensure your stay is memorable so you can relax ..while the kids have fun.
Valid May 20 – September 22, 2016. Price includes 2 adults, 2 children, Whale watching cruise on board Imagine & 2nights staying in 2bdrm Spa Cabin for just $599
Phone: 0249 821 162