The Ocean Beach Hotel was established on this site in 1929. When built it represented a fashionable Inter-War Free Classical style. The Ocean Beach Hotel has links with the development and growth of tourism in Shellharbour dating from the coming of the railway in the 1890 and throughout the 20th century to this day.
With it's award winning seafood restaurant, the Ocean Beach Hotel in Shellharbour is your local pub that offers great food, a great view and great entertainment.
While dining with us at the Ocean Beach Hotel, you will not only enjoy the best seafood that Wollongong and the South Coast has to offer, you'll do it with the best view a hotel has to offer, the Pacific Ocean. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and our menus are available to view and print right here from the web site.
Whether you're having a night out with the girls or you and your mates are heading out for a night on the town, the entertainment never stops at the Ocean Beach Hotel Shellharbour. Show off your talents or make a fool of yourself with Noel's Karaoke every Thursday and Sunday night or dance your Friday night away each week when we showcase the best of Wollongong's local talent with live bands each week.
Chalk up a pool cue and challenge your mates to a game of pool in our newly refurbished and spacious pool room complete with plasma screen TV's. Remember, you're in a pub, so we play by pub rules!
Our main bar area also boasts a plasma screen TV so you can keep up to date on all the football and cricket action, NRL rugby league, soccer, AFL, Rugby Union, One Day Cricket matches and Test Matches. In house Sports TAB facilities are also available. To tempt your tastebuds, we have a large range of beer on tap, local and imported bottled beer, spirits, wine and 'cooler style' drinks, all of which can be enjoyed in the bar with meals from our restaurant or on the balcony overlooking the ocean.
Kiama, Bombo, Shellharbour, Minnamurra, Warrawong, Primbee, Windang, Albion Park Rail, Oak Flats, Mount Warrigal, Warilla, Lake Illawarra, Barrack Heights, Barrack Point, Blackbutt, Flinders & Shell Cove, less than half an hour from Gerringong & Gerroa, and less than an hour from the Shoalhaven suburbs of Nowra, Bomaderry, Berry, Shoalhaven Heads, Jervis Bay, Huskkison, St Georges Basin, Sanctuary Point, Camberwarra & Vincentia.