Novotel Geelong


Located in a prime position on the Geelong waterfront, the Novotel Geelong is right in front of the finish line and Expo, and less than a half a mile walk to the start and transition.

The on-site restaurant has both an indoor and outdoor dining area and serves a daily buffet breakfast with freshly baked bread and barista coffee. You can also enjoy lunch and dinner in the Waterfront Restaurant and relax with some drinks in the Terrace Bar (payable locally).

The “In Balance” fitness centre features cardiovascular equipment and a steam room, as well as a heated indoor pool. After a workout you can relax on the outdoor sun terrace, overlooking Steampacket Gardens.

Rooms here feel bright and luxurious. Each boasts a balcony, LCD TV with cable, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary WiFi.



  • Right on the waterfront with stunning view
  • Directly by the Expo and Finish line
  • Includes breakfast
  • Use of the Fitness Centre, Steam Room and Indoor Pool included
  • Option to add a pre-race evening meal and post-race recovery lunch at the hotel  – please select this from the rooms below.


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