Just 800 feet from Forsters Bay, Whale Inn & Restaurant features a solar-heated swimming pool, a restaurant and a barbecue area with outdoor seating. Free Wi-Fi and a private balcony with scenic views are standard in all suites.

Whale Inn & Restaurant Narooma is just 10 minutes’ walk from Narooma Golf Course, and 15 minutes’ drive from Mount Gulaga. Montague Island is 5.6 mi away, and Moruya Airport is a 40-minute drive.

A kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator and tea and coffee maker is standard in all suites. Each air-conditioned suite features flat-screen satellite TV and a DVD player.

Guests can have a meal in the barbecue area. The hotel also offers a laundry service for an additional charge. Parking for boats, trailers and cars is free. Pets can be accommodated at the property with prior notice and are subject to availability.

Overlooking the water, Whale Restaurant offers panoramic views of Wagonga Inlet and coastline to the North. The restaurant serves Modern Australian cuisine. Most of the produce is sourced locally or grown in the on-site garden. Dinner is served Tuesday through to Saturday evenings. It is closed Sunday, Monday and Public Holidays. The bar features 100 wines and a wide range of spirits and wines to complement your meal.

This is our guests' favorite part of Narooma, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Whale Inn & Restaurant has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 4, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Narooma, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Closest beaches
  • Bar Beach South

    8.7 Excellent beach
    2,300 feet from property
  • Narooma Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    2,350 feet from property
  • Carters Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1.1 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi, are we able to bring our Chihuahua x Poodle with us? We are looking at staying from 24-27 Jan (3 nights).
    Hello, Not all our rooms are pet friendly. So please advise the booking name and I will check to see if we can accommodate. Kind regards, Jen
    Answered on January 15, 2021
  • Does the premium room have a bath thanks
    Thanks for your enquiry, however all the rooms only have shower en suites. The only rooms with baths are the spa suites. Kind regards, Matt and Jen
    Answered on January 21, 2020
  • We are planning a stay 19/2-22/2 hoping to book a pet friendly room.I have a female mini dachshund.Is any available for that time?
    Hi there, It looks like you have already booked. We have noted your request and allocated a pet friendly room. Kind regards, Matt and Jen
    Answered on January 25, 2021
  • We have a small box trailer with kayaks on top. Is there room to park our trailer?
    Hi, We have parking that can accommodate long vehicles with trailers. Kind Regards Whale Team
    Answered on April 17, 2021
  • Are the deluxe suites upstairs?
    Hi there, we have deluxe suites on the ground and first floor of our property. If you would like an upstairs suite you can always request this in your..
    Answered on February 20, 2021
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Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Whale Restaurant

    Food: Australian

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Whale Inn & Restaurant
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • City view
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Live music/Performance Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Express check-in/out
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal
  • Heated pool
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fenced pool
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Whale Inn & Restaurant takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 66.97USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

< 1 year old
Crib upon request
1 year old
Crib upon request
Extra bed upon request
AUD 30 per child, per night
2+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 30 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Whale Inn &amp; Restaurant accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Whale Inn & Restaurant of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 66.97USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Whale Inn & Restaurant

  • Whale Inn & Restaurant offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Live music/Performance
    • Happy hour
    • Swimming pool
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • The nearest beach is 0.7 miles from Whale Inn & Restaurant.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Whale Inn & Restaurant by:

    • Car 35min

  • Whale Inn & Restaurant is 2.8 miles from the center of Narooma.

  • The prices at Whale Inn & Restaurant may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Whale Inn & Restaurant has 1 restaurant:

    • Whale Restaurant

  • Check-in at Whale Inn & Restaurant is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Whale Inn & Restaurant include:

    • Family
    • Suite
    • Studio