Resort Facilities

The Ettalong Beach Tourist Resort has a host of facilities onsite so you don't have to go anywhere. All you need to do is relax and enjoy the shopping, cafes, restaurants and bars, pool and spa, cinemas and more!

ETTALONG VILLAGE MARKET has over 50 boutique market shops to peruse every Saturday, Sunday and Monday Public holidays. An ecletic mix of women and mens clothing, shoes, handbags and luggage plus handmade and manufactured jewellery featuring natural gemstones and local Broken Bay pearls, babywear and accessories.  Or for the practical items a Haberdashery and Hardware offers a multitude of products.  Our Watchmaker can repair your watches or clocks and cut a key!                                                                                            

Home lovers will delight in the range of homewares, scented candles, soft furnishings and rugs on display.   Our Florist ensures fresh flowers are available for that last minute gift, or for something different the Antiques & Collectibles Shop offers all manner of unique and interesting decor and furniture. Even the exotic can be found at the market with Bali and Thai artifacts.

Children can find hours of fun at the Plaster Painting Shop and revel in a real 'gelato' at one of the cafes.The Market cafes offer alfresco dining undercover with Armenian, French, Turkish, cafe-style Aussie cuisine and Organic menus.  Delicious home-made meals, salads, cakes and sweets for all to enjoy.

Cinema Paradiso is a 6 screen complex showcasing the latest blockbusters plus Art House films.  Each theatre is decadently themed with Italian Renaissance Art or Art Deco features.  Available for private hire, Movie Premieres or special events, Cinema Paradiso is a stunning venue.

Our international Restaurants offer Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Indian Turkish and contemporary Australian cuisine.  Open mainly at night time the restaurants all have tasteful decor and most provide intimate bars for a relaxing cocktail, wine or beer.  A Trattoria and bar is located next to the Cinma Paradiso foyer for a coffee and Italian pastry or a savoury snack with a cocktail or alcoholic beverage before or after a movie!

Our Roman style lap pool and spa is situated on the first level and is open air.  Unheated and with a large spa to refresh the senses, the pool provides a refreshing dip in summer.  A leafy area next to the pool is situated undercover to protect you from the elements whilst you relax or keep an eye on the kids.

Finally a 100 metre level walk will take you to the gentle current ,lapping at the golden sands of Ettalong Beach.  A paved path meanders alongside the beach and entrance to Brisbane Waters and allows you to take a scenic stroll in the fresh seaside air.

Many attractions are situated within easy driving distance from the Resort and include, Everglades Golf Course, Fishing & Boat Hire, the Australian Reptile Park, Ken Duncan Photographic Gallery, Gosford Regional Art Gallery and the Japanese Gardens.  Mt Penang Gardens and Staples Lookout.

Facilities DiningRestaurants & Cafes

Restaurants and Cafes, open all week, surround the courtyard and main streets. With 10 Restaurants and 5 Cafes there is a huge variety of cuisine such as Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Turkish and contemporary Australian including a Steakhouse. Each restaurant adopts its own ambience and all are tastefully decorated. Most of the venues have bars inside. The restaurants mostly trade in the evenings and some trade 7 nights a week. Learn more

Cinema Paradiso

The Resort is crowned by the elegant, multi screen Cinema Paradiso complex. Cinema Paradiso has been entertaining patrons on the peninsula area since its establishment in 1999. Cinema Paradiso boasts 7 screens including an outdoor screen, showcasing the latest releases in Mediterranean surroundings. Each cinema is decadently themed with Art Deco, Italian or Mediterranean inspirations. Fundraisers, conferences, Art House films, operas, events, premieres are all showcased in beautiful surroundings.  Children’s birthdays or vacation care groups are all welcome. Our largest cinema seats 200 people! Enjoy your visit even more with freshly made buttered popcorn or indulge yourself with one of our many different flavoured choc-tops. Cinemas are available for private hire. Learn more...


Shopping & Markets

More commonly known as Ettalong Village Market, the largest undercover market on the Central Coast established in 1977.
OPEN: 9am to 4pm every Saturday, Sunday & Monday Public Holidays.
A UNIQUE MARKET based on European styled markets where paved walkways meander past 50 stalls and 5 cafes including a coffee roaster. Covered piazzas, or courtyards, where locals and tourists meet to have a chat and enjoy a coffee or tea are adorned with plants, statues and Italian Renaissance artwork. A shopper’s delight where permanent and casual stallholders display a plethora of wares. Discover clothing, shoes, baby wear. jewellery, home decor, kitchenware, hardware, haberdashery, art, crafts, antiques, rugs, luggage, electrical, fruit & veg, food stalls, plants and much more. Contact us to learn more... or visit the Ettalong Markets website.


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