Pre & Post Accommodation

Prior to boarding your train journey or once you have disembarked from your rail adventure, why not spend some time exploring? TravelOnline can assist with bookings for pre and post accommodation in a number of cities and destinations. The following are just some of our recommendations for accommodation in the popular destinations serviced by Australian train journeys. If you would like to make a booking or require further assistance please contact us.


Sydney accommodation offers a diverse range of options to choose from, allowing you to experience this stunning city in your own way. Within the CBD, there are a wide range of hotels, apartments and resorts offering quality accommodation and stunning harbour or city views and are conveniently located just a short stroll from the best shopping, dining and culture the city has to offer. The waterfront accommodation of Darling Harbour also offers a stunning place to stay and is within walking distance of major attractions. However, if you're looking to escape the city and relax in a more quiet and naturally beautiful spot, the Hunter Valley and Blue Mountains offer a wonderful range of bed and breakfasts, cabins, lodges and more.


The city's popularity as both a holiday destination and business hub means that there is a huge range of Melbourne accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets. Conveniently located close to major shopping and dining as well as tourist attractions, you can choose from apartments, hotels, units and resorts who offer a great range of onsite facilities and great views of some of the city's iconic sights including old buildings and architecture, Flinders Station, the Yarra River and the twinkling lights of the city. Whether you're staying in absolute luxury or the comfort of affordable accommodation, Melbourne offers a retreat to suit you.


Conveniently located close to the city's shopping, dining, nightlife, culture and attractions, Brisbane accommodation ranges in style and price to suit all tastes and budgets. Whether you want to stay in absolute luxury in the heart of the city or are looking for an affordable option away from the hustle and bustle, Brisbane has a number of accommodation options to choose from. Enjoying a great range of onsite facilities and comfortable rooms with quality interiors and amenities, most accommodation enjoys views of the cityscape.

Gold Coast

Gold Coast accommodation offers a huge range of styles to suit any budget and are all centrally located to most of the region's best activities and attractions. From luxury hotels and holiday resorts to self-contained apartments and affordable hotel rooms, most are within walking distance of local shopping, dining and attractions. Offering a relaxing break by the water, Gold Coast Accommodation enjoys views of the hinterland, ocean or glittering city lights and feature a massive range of choices including package deals for significant savings and ease of booking your holiday.

Airlie Beach

Airlie Beach mainland accommodation is as diverse as the surrounding islands and range from hotels and resorts to holiday apartments, self-contained suites, bungalows and luxury villas. Airlie Beach is also a popular destination with backpackers and budget travellers so there are also options to stay at caravan parks and camp grounds. However most Airlie Beach accommodation enjoys all of the modern comforts including bars and restaurants, shops and an excellent range of facilities either onsite or very close by. The ideal location to enjoy day trips to the Great Barrier Reef or Whitsunday Islands, Airlie accommodation enjoys a convenient location and fantastic value for money.

The Whitsundays

The accommodation options of the Whitsundays are as many and varied as the islands themselves and the region caters for all types of travellers and budgets offering everything from hotels, bungalows, apartments, suites, resorts and bed and breakfast stays. With options to suit singles, couples, families, friends and groups, each type of accommodation enjoys its own great range of facilities ensuring there is something for everyone on a Whitsunday Islands getaway.

North Queensland

North Queensland accommodation is as many and varied as the holiday destination itself with a fantastic range of accommodation options to suit all types of holidaymakers and budgets. The Great Barrier Reef offers a great range of secluded lodges, hotels and resorts spread across its tropical islands with plenty of facilities, activities and family friendly options.

Northern Territory

Northern Territory accommodation is unlike most of what you find in the rest of the country. Although there are still hotels and resorts found in city centres or along the esplanade in Darwin, the rest of the accommodation is spread out across the wide red land of the Kakadu, Alice Springs and Uluru (Ayers Rock). These types of accommodation present a much more unique experience including camping, safari tents, outback cattle stations and bed and breakfasts. However you choose to experience the Northern Territory, there's an accommodation option to suit your tastes and budget.


Darwin Accommodation is conveniently located in the city centre and along the Esplanade offering easy access to its most popular wildlife, cultural, historical, nature based and leisure activities and attractions and offers a modern range of accommodation and facilities as well as excellent shopping and dining.


Adelaide Accommodation is as diverse as the region itself. With resorts and hotels spreading from Adelaide city all the way out to the rivers and valleys you're sure to find accommodation that suits your taste and budget. The facilities available at each hotel are varied and depending on your needs, you can enjoy access to day spas, fully equipped gyms and huge lagoon style pools. While some accommodation is aimed at budget travellers, all accommodation is of a high standard and after a day of exploring the Murray or tasting world class wines you can retire to modern rooms for a peaceful night's sleep.


Perched on the Swan River, the states capital enjoys all the modern luxuries of the city with golden beaches just minutes away. Affectionately known as The City of Lights', Perth Accommodation is ideally located to enjoy the central shopping and business areas together with historical buildings including two cathedrals, His Majesty's Theatre and Government House. Also, north of Wellington Street is Northbridge, which home to museums, galleries and the city's nightlife hub.