Simple, Convenient & Affordable Pub Rooms Accommodation in Evans Head


At Hotel Illawong we offer conveniently located, coastal, pub-style, budget accommodation, with 19 clean & tidy, bright & comfortable rooms in the beautiful beachside location of Evans Head on the North Coast of NSW.

Located in the vibrant town centre, the Hotel Illawong is an easy walk to the seaside attractions of Evans Head including swimming & surfing beaches, pristine river and township.

We offer a variety of simple, affordable accommodation options to suit your budget & cater for all needs. In true pub-style accommodation, most of our rooms are ‘shared bathroom’, with a few popular ‘private ensuite’ rooms available.  All our rooms are clean, tidy and come with fresh linen and toiletries supplied.

Hotel Illawong offers the ambiance of a classic Australian Hotel. Our features include an onsite restaurant, bar, outdoor beer garden, TAB facilities, VIP lounge, children’s play area, function area, bottleshop and complimentary WiFi available in the public area. There is also live entertainment every Friday & Saturday night from 8.30-11.30pm.

The Illawong kitchen and ‘The Break’ Restaurant is home to both classic pub fare and culinary creations prepared by our chefs. From mouth watering steaks to savory seafood, tempting desserts and much more!

We pride ourselves on our clean and tidy accommodation, excellent food, cold beverages and a friendly atmosphere, which captures the spirit of the great Australian beach holiday.

To book your stay with us directly use the BOOK NOW button below, or if you would like to speak with someone about your accommodation needs please phone our friendly staff on 02 6682 4222 & we can take care of the booking for you.

Our Rooms & Rates

  • Our budget, BACKPACKER sleep up to 4, at $29 per person in a dorm style room.
  • SINGLE rooms are available from $39* (Sunday to Friday during off-peak) | $49 (peak/holiday season)
  • Our standard ‘DOUBLE’ rooms & ‘TWIN’ rooms are from $69* (Sunday to Friday during off-peak) | $79 (peak/holiday season)
  • Our popular ‘DOUBLE rooms with Ensuite’ are from $89* (Sunday to Friday during off-peak) | $99 (peak/holiday season)
  • ‘TRIPLE Room’ accommodation from $89* (Sunday to Friday during off-peak) | $99 (peak/holiday season)
  • Small ‘FAMILY room’ with a double bed & set of small bunks from $99* (Sunday to Friday during off-peak) | $109 (peak/holiday season)
  • Our large ‘FAMILY room with Ensuite’, with a double bed & 2 sets of bunk beds is available from $139* (Sunday to Friday during off-peak) | $149 (peak/holiday season)

*Off peak room rates are all PLUS $10 for a Saturday night stay. Prices are effective as at April 2018 & are subject to change.

Please note that unfortunately our rooms are not wheelchair accessible.

Availability & Online Bookings

How to make an online booking at Hotel Illawong Evans Head:

  1. Go to the “Book Now” button and select the date range you want to stay. Per night rates will be displayed.
  2. Enter your dates and contact details as prompted.
  3. Enter in your credit card to secure your booking. Please note that no payment is taken at the time of the booking. Full payment is required at check-in.
  4. A confirmation email will be sent to you, confirming your booking details and other important information.
  5. If you need to amend or cancel a booking, please refer to the cancellation terms below or on your confirmation email and contact the hotel directly to make any changes.

Check in is available between 2pm and 9pm. If you require a later check in please contact us on 6682 4222 or email Check out is strictly 10am.



Full payment is required upon check-in or before arrival. We accept MasterCard, Visa and American Express. Cash payments are also accepted, however, a valid credit card is still required upon check-in to cover any incidentals or damage. If a credit card is not available a $20 key deposit is payable at check-in.

Your credit card details will be used to guarantee your reservation, with full payment due upon check-in. In the event of a non-arrival or if less than 24 hours’ notice of a cancellation is given, your first nights’ accommodation will be charged to your credit card.
There is no refund for early departure before the booked date.


We do not offer any off-street parking. Free parking is located on Park Street. Oak Street parking is time limited. Staff can help to direct you to free parking at check in.


Hotel Illawong offer Group Rates for organised overnight visits of motorbike clubs & groups. Click here for more info.

Real People

Not a fan of booking online? Not a problem! We would love to hear from you. Phone 02 6682 4222 to speak to a staff member who will help you with your booking.

We look forward to welcoming you to Hotel Illawong Evans Head, 15-19 Oak Street, Evans Head