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 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Located in the top-rated area in Narooma, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!

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

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  • 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

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    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

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    Asked about: Premier Room • 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

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    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

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    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 booking and we will try our best to accommodate. Libby

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    Answered on February 20, 2021
  • hi there, does the deluxe room/suut have 2 bedrooms? we have 2 children it says sleeps 4 hiwever it only says 1 queen bed?

    Some Deluxe Suites have 2 queen beds. I would suggest booking the Family Suite though as it has 2 single beds in one room and a queen in the other.

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    Answered on May 13, 2020
  • Hi there: Just wondering if you accept Holiday & Hotel gift card for payment in your restaurant? Will be in town 4th & 5th Feb.Kind regards Dave Gardiner

    Hi Dave, Thanks for your message. I am unaware of this card so am unable to say if we can accept it or not. Do they have a web page that advises of participating venues? Does it work like a debit card on any eftpos terminal? Jen

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    Answered on January 15, 2021
  • Do you have king beds

    we have one king bed in our upstairs spa suite.

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    Answered on October 1, 2020
  • Hi are we able to bring our Cavoodle with us?

    Hi, We have pet friendly suites available at our property which will need to be selected at the time of your booking or can be made by contacting our hotel.

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    Asked about: Executive Suite with Spa Bath • Answered on March 24, 2021
  • Hi, will be travelling with 2 labradors. Which of your rooms are pet friendly?

    All of our ground floor rooms are pet friendly. You would need to enquire regarding availability at time of booking.

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    Answered on October 5, 2020
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Quarterdeck
    0.9 miles
  • Restaurant Whale Restaurant
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Bound to Earth
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Lynches Hotel
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Sorissos Reastaurant
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Caseys Cafe
    0.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Tasman Sea/South Pacific Ocean
    0.7 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Montague Island
    5.6 miles
  • Lake Corunna Lake
    6.8 miles
  • Mountain Guluga
    10.6 miles
  • River Wagonga Inlet
    0.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Bar Beach South
    2,300 feet
  • Narooma Beach
    2,350 feet
  • Carters Beach
    1.1 miles
  • Handkerchief Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Brou Beach
    3.8 miles
Closest Airports
  • Moruya Airport
    22.2 miles
How to get to Whale Inn & Restaurant from Moruya Airport
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Whale Restaurant

    Food: Australian

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Whale Inn & Restaurant Great facilities! Review score, 8.9
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
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
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
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
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Heated pool
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/Beach towels
Languages Spoken
  • English
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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.

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

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

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 Diners Club 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.

FAQs about Whale Inn & Restaurant

  • Room options at Whale Inn & Restaurant include:

    • Family
    • Suite
    • Studio

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

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

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Whale Inn & Restaurant (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

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

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

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

    • Car 35min

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

  • 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.

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

  • Whale Inn & Restaurant has 1 restaurant:

    • Whale Restaurant