• Recently renovated, fresh, clean & stylish rooms!

A Perfect Affordable Getaway Destination

Come, relax and enjoy the charm and comfort of Karuah Gardens Motel.  'The Gardens'  boasts 11 newly renovated, modern and stylish rooms in amongst over 2000 square meters of gardens and lawns.  Not like any other motel rooms you will see.  These rooms make you forget that you are actually staying in a motel, bringing class and comfort to your stay, as well as convenience and friendly customer service. All rooms feature all the modern necessities including UNDERCOVER PARKING & FREE WIFI.  You will be greeted by your friendly hosts Damien & Lisa who will ensure your stay at Karuah Gardens Motel is as pleasurable and memorable as possible.  Just a short walk to all of Karuah's attractions, eateries and shops while being isolated from the hustle and bustle of town and traffic.  A Courtesy bus is available daily to and from the Karuah RSL and delicious Bridgeview Restaurant.  AIRPORT TRANSFERS are also available to and from Newcastle Airport.


Karuah sits on the mighty Karuah River and on the inland tip of Port Stephens bay.  Home of Australia's best oysters as well as being a great fishing destination.  You can pick up the freshest oysters down by the river at one of the many oyster sheds.  Then why not picnic at Longworth Park while you search for frolicking dolphins which frequent the area.  There's a boat ramp and swimming hole in town. Off street BOAT PARKING IS AVAILABLE at 'The Gardens' for your convenience.  

Port Stephens and Surrounds

Karuah Gardens Motel is ideally located for all travelers.  Just 2 hours north of Sydney, it is the perfect stop before or after taking on the city.  It's also a perfect destination for holiday makers.  While enjoying everything Karuah Gardens Motel and Karuah has to offer, it also serves as a good base to check out the rest of the region.  Check out everything Port Stephens has to offer, with whale and dolphin cruises as well as fishing charters available.  Stockton sand dunes are also a big hit with travelers, as tours are ran daily.  Spend the day tasting some of Australia's best wine's while you explore the picturesque Hunter Valley.  Hunter Valley Gardens is also a hit for families.  Head east to the beautiful near by towns of Hawks Nest & Tea Gardens where you will find our closest beach.  Head north and check out everything there is to see and do in the Great Lakes Region.  


Formerly Country Life Motel, Karuah Gardens Motel now becomes a sister motel to the highly regarded and award winning Karuah Riverside Motel 800 meters down the road.