The Gateway Hotel sits on the eastern entrance to Geelong, just a 15 minute drive from Avalon Airport. All units are heated and air conditioned with tea/coffee making facilities, remote control televisions, free WiFi access, ample parking and each unit has its own bathroom and toilet.

We offer a continental breakfast for our accommodation guests. On-site is our very popular all you can eat bistro and we have off-street parking for cars, trucks and buses.


Free WiFi available

Air conditioning

In-room heater

Refrigerator - bar size

Tea/Coffee making


Radio & Alarm clock


Iron & ironing board


Non-smoking only

Wheelchair accessible

N.B. Wheelchair access - shower recess has a small raised lip base.

Reception Hours

Check In: 2pm

Check Out: 10am

Last check-in by 10pm.


Please head to the bar adjacent to the front entrance for check-in.

All guests must produce a valid photo ID and a pre authorisation will be performed on a valid credit card at check-in.

Payment by cheque is not accepted.



Getting Here

From Avalon Airport, turn right into the Princes Hwy and take the Geelong turnoff. The Hotel is 5km on the right.


Things to do

The Gateway Hotel is only a short drive from all of Geelong's tourist attractions:

Three minutes from Beckly Park Harness and Dog Racing

10 minutes (12km) to Avalon Raceway

11 minutes (9km) from Skilled Stadium

11 minutes (15km) to Avalon Airport

15 Minutes (14km) You Yangs National Park

10 minute (8km) Geelong Water Front

25 minutes (23km) Bellarine Peninsula and wine making areas

30 Minutes to Great Ocean road and Surf Coast