Hotels in Lightning Ridge, Australia

Search and compare Lightning Ridge, Australia hotels from hundreds of travel sites and save

Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia
Oct 4 — Oct 52
Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia
Wed 10/4
Thu 10/5
...and more

Refine Your Search

Star ratings
Guest Ratings
See all filters

Popular hotels in Lightning Ridge

These are some of the hotels in Lightning Ridge with the highest demand. Users can utilize the filters available to narrow down their search.
Filter by star ratings
All filters
Lightning Ridge Outback Resort & Caravan Park
7.2 Good
Onyx Street, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia
Show on map
0.3 mi from city center, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 1 review

This comfortable motel in Lightning Ridge offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as a tour desk and an outdoor pool. It also provides an airport shuttle.

Sonjas Bed and Breakfast
8.2 Excellent
60 Butterfly Avenue, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia
Show on map
0.8 mi from city center, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 2 reviews

Sonja's Bed and Breakfast is located in Lightning Ridge and is close to Artesian Baths. It also offers a 24-hour reception, a bowling alley and luggage storage.

Tips for booking hotels in Lightning Ridge

Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$85 - $139
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Lightning Ridge

Scroll through the map to find hotels close to the Lightning Ridge neighborhood(s) you plan on visiting. As an added benefit, users can click a hotel they're interesting in to find helpful information and deals for that hotel.

About Lightning Ridge

A mystical town covered in majestic forests, Lightning Ridge offers impressive landscapes that can’t be found anywhere else on earth. Lined with pristine beaches, the town is known for its black opal mining, rolling countryside and magnetic sunsets.

Things to do in Lightning Ridge

Want to learn about geology? Take a tour through the Chambers of the Black Hand, an impressive gallery comprising over 350 sandstone sculptures above an old opal mine. Catch the unique cinematic attraction on mining and don’t leave without picking out an opal souvenir.

Head to Lightning Ridge Bore Baths for a day of relaxation. Take a dip in the warm, artesian spring water and let your worries wash away. The water found here comes from the Great Artesian Basin and maintains a temperature of between 40 and 50 degrees Celsius.

Escape the sun for a few hours and head indoors to the John Murray Art Gallery. Enjoy browsing John’s original acrylic paintings and brilliant landscapes of the Australian Outback. The collection also contains Viki Murray’s photographs from Vietnam, Bali and coastal Australia on a variety of mediums, including canvases, wooden prints and postcards.

Visit Big Opal, the first licensed opal mine open to the public in Lightning Ridge. You can choose between a self-guided tour of the grounds or schedule a guided tour for a brief history of the area and a chance to do your own fossicking.

Getting around Lightning Ridge

Lightning Ridge is about 75 kilometres north of Walgett and is accessible directly off the Castlereagh Highway. Lightning Ridge Airport is under four kilometres from the city, serving as the nearest aviation hub. The easiest way of getting around is by car or taxi.

Facts about staying in Lightning Ridge

  • What are the best hotels in Lightning Ridge?

    One of the most popular hotels in Lightning Ridge is Lavender Cottage - At home in Lightning Ridge, which has been reviewed by 66 users and currently has a rating of 9.2/10. Other top-rated locations include Big4 Opal Holiday Park, with a score of 9.0 from 120 reviewers.

Millions of Reviews
Real ratings and reviews from millions of guests, just like yourself. Book your perfect stay with confidence!
Best Hotel Deals
HotelsCombined sources over 3 million hotels and properties and compiles them in one place so you can compare the ideal accommodation.
Free Cancellation
Plans change — we get it. And that’s why you can search and book hotels and accommodations on HotelsCombined from agencies that offer free cancellation