Geelong offers a broad range of accommodation options, from waterfront hotels and budget friendly motels, to premium serviced apartments. 

The accommodation of choice for AFI 2016 is the Novotel, where preferential rates have been secured for AFI 2016 delegates until Sunday 4th September.

novotelNOVOTEL GEELONG  *recommended choice for AFI2016

Novotel Geelong is the region’s premier hotel, located in the heart of the waterfront with amazing views across the bay. The hotel is perfectly situated within Geelong’s central business district and close to great shopping & local attractions.  Offering the best for business and leisure travellers, Novotel Geelong features 109 guest rooms, a restaurant & bar, complimentary Wi-Fi, function rooms, In Balance Fitness Centre, indoor pool and steam room. The Novotel Geelong would like to extend to delegates who are attending the AFI Conference the following preferential rates: $282 per room, per night, includes breakfast for 1* $299 per room, per night, includes breakfast for 2* *Based on a 2 night minimum stay To take advantage of this special offer please complete the booking form below and email it to Accommodation Booking Form (pdf) Please note, rooms will only be held at this rate until Sunday 4th September – don’t delay and risk missing out. Distance to conference venue: 4 min walk


THE MECURE Mercure Hotel Geelong offers a wide range of business and leisure facilities and services, combined with attentive and professional staff, to ensure your stay is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Whether travelling for business or leisure the Mercure Hotel Geelong is ideally located in the heart of Geelong close to shopping and business centres, the Eastern Beach waterfront, quality restaurants and major attractions – visit Mecure Geelong for more. Distance to conference venue: 12 min walk BAYSIDE GEELONG The Bayside Geelong, located on The Esplanade’s Waterfront, is perfect for all your Geelong accommodation needs with options for the business and leisure traveller. Bayside Geelong provides a diverse range of room types from comfy budget hotel accommodation to fully self contained one and two bedroom apartments. Bayside Geelong apartments are a perfect solution for long term and corporate accommodation needs. With picturesque views of the Geelong Waterfront and plenty of space for all your business needs and located only minutes from Deakin’s Geelong Waterfront Campus. For more information including rates and bookings, please visit Bayside Geelong. Distance to conference venue: 15 min walk/2 min drive

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