Book Now

Check Availability & Rates

Book direct with R Hotel Geelong and receive the best rate, guaranteed, plus other benefits. Click the button below to find out more.

Arrival Departure No of Guests
Why book direct?

Reservations

03 4206 0500

10 Bellerine Street, Geelong, VIC 3220

Welcome to

R Hotel Geelong

Just a five-minute walk to Eastern Beach, R Hotel Geelong offers visitors to Geelong a deluxe self-contained apartment hotel experience with 128 rooms and apartments. R Hotel, serviced apartment hotel, is nestled within a heritage listed building, and offers guests stunning views overlooking Austin Park, Corio Bay and the Geelong CBD.

Situated within a nine-storey building, the hotel offers a range of accommodation options, including Hotel Rooms, 1- and 2-Bedroom Apartments, and dog friendly 1- and 2-Bedroom Bellerine Loft Apartments.

The building has been designed for energy efficiency, with a 6-7 Energy Star Rating, with solar panel roofing and argon gas filled windows for heat and sound proofing, and utilises state of the art keyless access technology.

Our Check In time is from 2.00pm and our Check Out time is 10am – unless you book with us directly on our website, and then we’ll extend your check out for FREE!

BOOK your Geelong Serviced Apartment Hotel Accommodation now!

R Hotel Geelong

Hotel Rooms

Our Hotel rooms are 35m2 and are suitable for 2 guests. Hotel rooms offer the perfect space for a relaxing escape – ideal for travellers visiting for work, or couples enjoying a short break.  Rooms include complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

One Bedroom Apartment

Our One Bedroom Apartments are 60m2 and offer guests the perfect home away from home. These apartments feature an open-plan kitchen, living and dining area – a perfect space for a relaxing escape.  Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

One Bedroom Bellerine Apartment - Dog Friendly

Our One Bedroom Bellarine Apartments are dog friendly and offer a separate street entrance.  Overlooking Bellerine Street, these rooms are 60m2, and feature a spacious kitchen and living area, separate bedroom and ensuite bathroom. These apartments are walk-up access only and offer a private balcony.  Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

One Bedroom Park View Apartment

Our One Bedroom Park View Apartments are 65m2 and look over Austin Park and Bellerine Street. These rooms are the perfect home away, with full kitchen and laundry facilities, separate bedroom, ensuite bathroom and all the amenities for a perfect stay.  Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

One Bedroom Ocean View Apartment

Our One Bedroom Ocean View Apartments are 65m2 and have spectacular views overlooking Eastern Beach and Port Phillip Bay. These rooms offer guests a separate bedroom, spacious kitchen and living area with a private balcony and ensuite bathroom. Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

Two Bedroom Apartment

Our Two Bedroom Apartments start from 88m2 and offer families or friends travelling together the perfect home away from home. They feature 2 separate bedrooms, bathroom, and open-plan kitchen, living, and dining area. Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.  

R Hotel Geelong

Two Bedroom Bellerine Loft Apartment-Dog Friendly

Our Two Bedroom Bellerine Loft Apartments are dog friendly and overlook Bellerine Street. With a private entrance off Bellerine Street, these apartments are 85m2 and feature a downstairs bedroom and bathroom, kitchen and living area, and separate upstairs mezzanine bedroom.  These apartments are walk-up access only and offer a private balcony. Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

Two Bedroom Ocean View Apartment

Our Two Bedroom Ocean View Apartments are 88m2 and have spectacular views overlooking Eastern Beach and Port Phillip Bay. These apartments feature 2 separate bedrooms - master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, and a second bedroom . There is a second bathroom. Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

Two Bedroom Two Bathroom Apartment

Our Two Bedroom, Two Bathroom apartments are 100m2 and are an interconnecting Hotel Room with a One Bedroom Apartment with views overlooking the Geelong CBD. The apartment features two bedrooms and two ensuite bathrooms (shower only), spacious kitchen and living area with private balcony. Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

R Hotel Geelong

Two Bedroom Two Bathroom Ocean View Apartment

Our Two Bedroom Two Bedroom Ocean View Apartments are 95m2 and combine the features of a Hotel Rooms with a One Bedroom Ocean View Apartment.  The apartment has spectacular views overlooking Eastern Beach and Port Phillip Bay, and features two bedrooms, two ensuite bathrooms and spacious kitchen and living area with private balconies. Complimentary Wi-Fi and car parking available when booking direct with the hotel.

Take advantage of our

Special Offers

28 Day Early Bird Special SAVE 20%

Plan your getaway to Geelong in advance & SAVE at the R Hotel Geelong! Get in early and book 28 -44 days before your stay and SAVE 20...

View Special

FREE Car Parking When You Book Direct at R Hotel Geelong

Did you know that R Hotel Geelong offers FREE car parking for guests staying in Geelong when they BOOK DIRECT on the hotel website? We al...

View Special

Great location, beautiful modern apartment, plenty of parking onsite.

Sabine KayJanuary 2023

Incredible experience! Lovely, spacious rooms with excellent coffee/tea selections. Very clean and service was impeccable.

Samantha HinkleApril 2023

Staying for work and what a great experience. A large group of the company were staying for a conference and they were so ready for us. We had a very limited time in the morning to park and walk to the conference. The reception team was prepared, not only had parking ready to go but had my room ready for early check in. Great shower pressure, clean and trendy. Would stay again for work or leisure

Caitlin Clifton August 2023

Excellent location. The apartment was clean, modern and well appointed. Easy check in and out. Great location. Highly recommended.

Michael PhippsOctober 2023

Made a last-minute direct booking. From my first contact over the phone to our last contact, checking out, the staff were fantastic. Very helpful, great price. Very clean rooms and so comfortable, beds, linen, pillows, we're amazing. Quiet rooms, views of the city, free parking, and a late checkout when booking direct. On-site coffee shop with good coffee. Close to all amenities within walking distance (5 minutes). Highly recommend and definitely will stay again when we are next in Geelong. Thank you to all the staff.

Michelle MidgleyFebruary 2024

We had a lovely stay at R Hotel. We spent 2 nights in a 1 bedroom apartment and we couldn't fault our stay. The apartment was modern, clean and spacious. It comes with a fully equipped kitchen, washing machine and dryer. We were spoilt with 2 TVs in our room, with Foxtel included.Central location, walking distance to restaurants, the beach and the local Westfield. We look forward to coming back!

AmandaAugust 2022

Absolutely terrific. Both Rebecca and Melissa displayed service on par with some of the top 5 star hotels in the world. They were so accommodating and helpful, providing service alongside a friendly smile the whole stay. I am so pleased and wanted to say a huge thank you. Room was spacious, car-parking was excellent, and cafe was also good. Clean and modern. Again Melissa and Rebecca am very grateful for your level of service and care.

Sam StraussNovember 2022

Really friendly and helpful staff that were very knowledgeable of the local area offering advice on a variety of food options nearby. Ended up going out for Indian which was walking distance and amazing. The hotel has a very city meets country feel with people remembering who you were that makes you feel special. Oh, last point… the bottle shop is literally across the road which was a huge bonus.

David JudgeOctober 2022

Our family recently had such a beautiful experience staying at the R Hotel. We stayed under very difficult circumstances to be close to Geelong Hospital and the staff could not have been more accommodating and kind. The rooms are also beautiful, perfectly appointed with great views of Geelong. We are so grateful to Eve and the whole team for their warmth and hospitality

Paul & Kate DunstoneNovember 2022

The R Hotel is a must stay in Geelong. The hotel is extremely well presented with excellent staff. Rooms are well appointed & spacious with great bathrooms. First class beds ensure a great nights sleep. Cafe in the morning is a must with excellent offerings and exceptional staff. Highly recommend!

David PrattJanuary 2023

We had a wonderful evening in Geelong & stayed at your hotel. Its a fantastic location & the rooms are fabulous, so nice & new!

FeonaAugust 2022

Excellent view, good location, close to the beach and restaurants

FI KT via FacebookJune 2022

Le Cafe at R Hotel Geelong has great coffee and very good service and ambiance

Lorraine McfarlaneOctober 2021

Nice pet friendly accommodation

Lynda CatlowJuly 2022

So impressed! Great atmosphere and amazing friendly staff. Love this hotel can’t wait to tell friends

Gail VolfsbergsAugust 2022

Great location. Our room was on 6th floor, spotlessly clean with a balcony and a view of the sea. Secure parking. Check in and out was efficient. No complaints at all - quiet overnight. Lovely to stroll along the beach - everything is easily walkable.

Sue JFebruary 2022

R Hotel is quite new, giving it an easy advantage over competitors. We booked three rooms (2 x queen, 1 x 1br apartment - all on Level 5) and all three parties were impressed. My room was spacious and comfortable, the bed was exquisite, lovely view from the patio and all the expected hotel room offerings at hand.

KstarMelbourneApril 2022

I stayed here for 7 days. Well-designed apartment/hotel. Very comfortable bed. I love the espressotoria machine. One of the best accommodation I stayed at.

Nelson DailoMarch 2022

Excellent Reception. Very clean and serviceable rooms. Fantastic views out to the harbour. Geelong has put on a show. Walking distance to all shops and eateries. Highly recommend.

LynApril 2022

Modern and spacious apartment. The staff were really great, super helpful and friendly, in particular Zoe who went above and beyond to make us feel welcome! Highly recommend.

Mark McilvenaJanuary 2022

Close to the water, fab views, huge apartment with lots of cooking utensils and lovely helpful staff. Thank you for a fantastic stay whilst we were in Geelong. We will be back!

Helena DavisFebruary 2022

Clean, modern and a comfortable bed! The one bedroom apartment we got was VERY spacious and our 18 months old loved running around. We ended up extending our stay 😀 Kudos to the ladies at the cafe for managing everything well on the busy Melbourne Cup day! Great food too A huge thank you to all the wonderful staff!

Buddhini MendisNovember 2022

 From the lovely receptionists who checked me in, gave me suggestions for amazing local restaurants and answered my questions, to the spacious rooms, comfortable beds and the incredible view, R Hotel has a customer for life! Couldn't recommend highly enough!

Mark GravinaApril 2022

We recently stayed at the R Hotel for our mini Baby-moon and could not fault the room, views, facilities, location or friendly staff. We have stayed at many places in Geelong and this was by far the best experience we have had. Highly recommended and will be back.

Sean MaplebackFebruary 2022

It really exceeded my expectations. The room was lovely and comfortable, very well-equipped with all the utilities you may need (cooking utensils, microwave, oven, dishwasher, washing machine & dryer etc). Got a room with the view overlooking the park, definitely worth it and super happy with our choice to stay there. Will return whenever in Geelong for sure!

ShaffiraFebruary 2022

Had a fabulous 2 night stay in a water front apartment on the 9th floor. Quality accommodation from comfort, convenience, standard of fittings and staff. The breakfast on the go was a nice touch and certainly enjoyed by us. Would highly recommend and love to stay again!

Rhonda BassettFebruary 2022

We have just come home from our 2 day stay away and can’t praise the R Hotel enough. In a good location overlooking the beach if you are on the right side of the building. Close to shops, eateries, pubs and the beach. We stayed in a 2 Bedroom Apartment and were extremely happy with the layout and furniture. At night the Ferris wheel and boats light were our view whilst enjoying drinks on our balcony. Well done and we hope to be back!

Rose ConnartyFebruary 2022

We booked a 2 Bedroom Apartment and we were blown away by the standard of fittings, the size, the view of Corio Bay and the amenitie. A 10 out of 10 score from multi round the world travellers. Well done R!

Benito AndersoniFebruary 2022

Great stay with fantastic rooms, welcoming and helpful staff, convenient location. Definitely one of the best hotels in Geelong.

Dan TobyDecember 2021

Fabulous staff are so helpful, nothing is to much trouble, best customer service, we are here for 6 nights for our 45th wedding anniversary, we will be back.

Sally CarwoodNovember 2021

My husband and I had a delightful two night stay at the R Hotel recently. From the moment we walked in all the staff were so friendly and attentive. The hotel is immaculately presented, and the rooms are beautiful. The hotel is in the perfect position, a very short walk to Eastern Beach and Westfield shopping centre just around the corner. This will be our ‘go to’ accommodation every time we visit Geelong from now on. We loved it!

GloriaNovember 2021

We stayed for the weekend and found the property very clean, professionally run and with good amenities. Would recommend this property especially if you need to be centrally located. Undercover parking was a bonus.

Tripadvisor ReviewOctober 2021

Well this is what a hotel is supposed to be like! Friendly staff, who are there to help make your stay more enjoyable. Fresh rooms; nice and clean. We will be back!

NicholasApril 2021

Geelong’s best accommodation I’d say. Brand new hotel & they’ve done a great job. Professional staff, very comfy king bed, great sofa & all the Foxtel channels! Had breakfast downstairs in the cafe & it was buzzing, again with very good staff & nice food & coffee. We will stay again for sure!

SteveMay 2021

Truly gorgeous staff and rooms. Magnificent hotel with large, new rooms, big bathrooms, great showers, big comfortable beds, lovely furniture & great amenities. Coffee, fridge, stove etc all you could need. Staff are so willing to help & go well & truly above & beyond.

PerchanceMay 2021

We were so impressed with the hotel and the quality of the rooms and furnishings and were even more blown away by the level of service you and your team showed us. We stay at a lot of hotels around Australia and your team were a 10/10. They are refined, friendly, knowledgable and made us feel so at home every time we walked in and out of the property. We have come back raving to our team and friends about the whole experience and we will definitely be back soon for another stay. Thanks so much again, you are incredible at what you do!

GinaApril 2021

Explore Geelong

things to do & see

The Teskey Brothers at A Day on the Green

Get excited music fans as Mt Duneed Estate Winery is set to ignite in 2025 when The Teskey Brothers light up A DAY ON THE GREEN on Saturday 11th January 2025! The 5 ti...

View More

Anatomy Lessons, "An Exhibition of Sad Splendor" by Michele Beevors at the National Wool Museum

Are you ready to see a breathtaking exhibition taking place right here in gorgeous Geelong? Visit the National Wool Museum for Anatomy Lessons, "An Exhibition of Sad S...

View More

Superstars Live - Jon Stevens & Kate Ceberano

Have you heard the EXCITING NEWS? The legends that are Jon Stevens AND Kate Ceberano are coming to Geelong this OCTOBER for a one night performance at the Geelong Arts...

View More

Baah Lah Dining

There are some AH-mazing flavours to be enjoyed & experienced at one of Geelong's favourite dining destinations Baah Lah Dining!   Baah Lah Dining is a...

View More

Scotchmans Hill Winery

Established in 1982, Scotchmans Hill Winery is located in the heart of the Bellarine Peninsula, and with only a 25-minute drive to the R Hotel, Geelong, this beautiful es...

View More

Terindah Estate

One of the most delightful boutique venues on the Bellarine Peninsula, Terindah Estate offers award-winning wines, delectable food and spectacular views across Port Phill...

View More

Leura Park Estate

Established in 1995, Leura Park Estate is located on the Bellarine Peninsula, Geelong on 150 acres with a Vine Acreage of 40 acres premium varietals. The estate has been ...

View More

Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race 2025

Cycling fans SAVE THE DATE; the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race 2025 will take place on Saturday the 1st & Sunday the 2nd of February 2025 This long weekend of...

View More

Bistrot Plume

Enjoy a real taste of France right here in Geelong at the fabulous Bistrot Plume. They were one of five venues in the region to receive their first coveted chefs h...

View More

The Piano Bar Geelong

Fun nights out in Geelong don't get much better than at the Piano Bar Geelong! Delivering an unforgettable medley of atmosphere, entertainment & service. Piano, by ...

View More

The Carousel Geelong

Experience the magic of Geelong at the beautiful Waterfront in the form of the beautifully restored Carousel. Amazingly the Armitage-Herschell portable steam driven,...

View More

Eastern Beach Reserve

Conveniently located just across the road from R Hotel Geelong is the iconic Eastern Beach Reserve. Rated the number one thing to do in Geelong on Trip Advisor, it off...

View More

Geelong Bollard Walk

As far as Geelong family attractions go this has to be one of our highlights! It ticks all the boxes being historically and culturally significant with a touch of quirkin...

View More

Top 10 Best Things to do with Kids in Geelong

Geelong is home to Victoria's second largest city so is packed full of FUN for the kids and kids at heart! Here are 10 of our fav's (in no particular order) to keep yo...

View More

Mavs Greek Restaurant

Have you experienced Geelong's first & only authentic Greek restaurant? Mavs Greek Restaurant provides mouth-watering food & exceptional, hands on service which ...

View More

Giant Sky Wheel Geelong

A trip to Geelong isn't complete without a visit to the iconic Giant Sky Wheel! The perfect family friendly experience in Geelong, come and ride the largest and most s...

View More

Surreal Geelong

Surreal means "Like a dream, not seeming real"... Surreal Geelong is brought to you by Donco that has now relocated from Pakington Street to a bigger space in the heart ...

View More

Day Tripping to Portarlington via Port Phillip Ferries

Delight in a day trip to the beautiful bayside of Portarlington which is nestled away on the Bellarine, surrounded by stunning coastline and scenic settings. Starting ...

View More

Little Creatures Brewery Geelong

All Creatures are welcome to Little Creatures Brewery Geelong! A relaxing and family friendly place to enjoy a refreshing boutique beer in a charmingly rustic environment...

View More

Skydive Australia-Great Ocean Road

With a smorgasbord of good and giddy feelings, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better way to bask in the glory of the Great Ocean Road than a skydive. The ultimate hea...

View More

Sea All Dolphin Swims Queenscliff

Sea All Dolphin Swims Queenscliff are a nature tourism company offering swims with wild dolphins & seals, surf lessons & private boat charters for up to 40 people...

View More

Geelong Art Space

Come and embrace local and regional contemporary craft makers and artists together with those from further afield at the fabulous Geelong Art Space. Housed in a herita...

View More

Bao Place Geelong

Geelong's Pakington Street, or Pako Street as us locals call it, is home to a brand NEW foodie haven in Bao Place. The doors swung open on January the 27th 2022 inviting ...

View More

The Top 5 Dog Friendly Scenic Walks in Geelong & The Bellarine

Dog lovers rejoice! We have done the leg work for you and researched the Top 5 Dog Friendly Scenic Walks in Geelong & The Bellarine to get out and enjoy with your fou...

View More

Cycling in Geelong & The Bellarine

Some of Australia’s finest cycling opportunities are located right on our doorstep here in Geelong and the Bellarine- lucky us! With a variety of experiences available ...

View More

Provenance Wines

Provenance means "place of origin". From vineyard to glass, everything they do preserves the identity of place. Provenance Wines is an award winning, 5 Star Geelong Wi...

View More

Mt Duneed Estate

Located just 15 minutes from the R Hotel Geelong Mt Duneed Estate offers couples, families and groups relaxed dining, paired with a glass of something special.The Barrel ...

View More

The Q Train

The Q Train is a moving restaurant train that travels through the heart of The Bellarine between Drysdale and Queenscliff. Drysdale Station is just an easy 15-minute driv...

View More

Port Phillip Ferries

Looking for a relaxed way to travel to/from Geelong? Port Phillip Ferries offers daily services cruising between Geelong and Docklands-Melbourne. Arrive relaxed, invigora...

View More

National Wool Museum Geelong

The National Wool Museum is housed in a beautifully restored 1872 bluestone wool store close to the vibrant Waterfront in Geelong. The Museum is Australia's larges...

View More

Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre a significant attraction on Victoria’s Great Ocean Road, offering free visitor’s programs. Narana seeks to build understanding of...

View More

Epic Taste Experiences

Give in to your senses! Join Epic Taste Experiences as they explore the stunning Greater Geelong region, Bellarine Peninsular, Moorabool Valley, Surf Coast Shire and the ...

View More

Meet Me At Mary's

In recent years, we got some truly epic wine bars added to the Geelong scene. From Geelong Cellar Door and Union Street Wine in the CBD to Archive Wine Bar in Belmont and...

View More

Felix Restaurant

Warm Service-Elegant Setting-Decadent Dining this is Felix Resturant personified!  The most recent addition to the Geelong dining scene and sister to Alma Restaurant giv...

View More

Fun things to do with kids on Geelong Waterfront

Why Geelong? Because it is so much FUN for all the family. You can start with these indoor and outdoor activities along the Geelong Waterfront. Some activities are F...

View More

The Anther Distillery

The Anther Distillery is a place of wonder for the cocktail and spirit lover. Just over a one-hour drive from Melbourne, near the North Geelong station, The Anther...

View More

Hazy Tales Studio

Hazy Tales Studio is a stylish light filled venue set amongst gum trees, with floor to ceiling windows & polished concrete floors. They are tucked away in Drysdale...

View More

X-Golf Geelong

X-Golf Geelong is the south west’s newest indoor entertainment venue. Five state of the art simulators provide an amazing opportunity to play the game of golf, suitable...

View More

Rook: Sri Lankan Fusion

Enjoy an unique dining experience at Geelong's Rook; bringing the flavours of Sri Lanka to Malop Street! In the very heart of Geelong city centre, and when you arrive ...

View More

MoPA: Museum of Play and Art - Children’s Museum

A visit to Geelong avec kids isn't complete without a visit to one of Australia's leading childrens museums-MoPA! MoPA is based in one of Geelong’s oldest buildings ...

View More

Pholklore

Geelong has its very own destination for some of the best Vietnamese food in the area with this well known Torquay institution having opened a second location here in Feb...

View More

Geelong Ballooning

There is nothing more amazing than a sunrise balloon flight over Geelong and the Bellerine Peninsula brought to you by our friends at Geelong Ballooning! Wake up and w...

View More

Geelong Gaol Ghost Tours

Geelong Gaol is one of Australia's most intact 19th Century convict prisons. A 3 story behemoth, it housed a host of convicts, murderers and lunatics under extreme ...

View More

Bellarine Farm & Distillery Tour

Discover some of Geelong and the Bellarine's best farms, vineyards and breweries on this 6 hour day tour.! The tour includes: Bellarine Distillery for gin tasting...

View More

Geelong Botanic Gardens

Explore the Geelong Botanic Gardens, one of the oldest in Australia, dating back to mid-1800s. Gardens open 8am to 5pm daily Cafe open from 11am to 3pm daily E...

View More

Hotel Facilities and Features

Parking

We have plenty of parking at the R Hotel Geelong. Pull up the front to check in. Then access the car park from Corio Street (one way from Yarra Street) via the entry at t...

View More

Where we are?

We are located on Bellerine Street. It is an easy walk to Eastern Beach, the Waterfront, Westfield and the best of Geelong. Easy access to explore the amazing Bellerine...

View More

Check In - 24 Hour Reception

Our reception is open 24 hours, with secure onsite parking available. Please pull up at the front of the hotel on Bellerine Street and come to reception to check in. ...

View More

Long Stay Apartments Geelong

Your home away from home. Stay a week, a month, or longer. We'll look after everything you need during your stay. ...

View More

Dog Friendly Apartments

We can't wait to welcome you and your four legged friend to stay with us at R Hotel, Serviced Apartments, Geelong! We have six dog friendly rooms on Bellerine Street i...

View More

Bike Parking

We are in the unique position to provide our guests with 33 dedicated bicycle parking spots which are perfect for those who want to bring their bikes from any activit...

View More

Our History

The R was once one of Geelong’s grandest hotels and dates back to the 1850’s.  An icon of Geelong, with 167 years of history, has now been restored. The Argus' Ne...

View More

Le Cafe @ R Hotel

Start your day right with a coffee and quick breakfast at le Café @ R Hotel Geelong whilst gazing out over Austin Park towards Eastern Beach. Situated within th...

View More