Stay North Coast
From quaint bed and breakfasts, cosy cabins, modern self-contained apartments, luxury resorts and budget hostels, there’s a great range of accommodation options on the north coast to suit every budget and taste, some places will even let you bring your pets.
Accommodation in the Tweed Region ranges from luxurious beachfront apartments and resorts such as Peppers Bale Salt and Mantra on Salt Beach situated along the coast at Kingscliff or The Beach Cabarita, a 4.5 star beachfront property with its terraced pool area featuring warm and cold pools, a spa pool, landscaped gardens and private sun decks. For the more budget conscious, there's a selection of comfortable motels in Tweed Heads and bed and breakfasts in Murwillumbah.
There is a fantastic variety of accommodation in the Byron region ranging from boutique luxury apartments on the beachfront such as Beach Suites in Byron Bay, conveniently located apart-hotels such as Lord Byron Resort and 5 star resorts like Elements of Byron to hostels in Belongil Beach such as Byron Beach Resort and holiday parks in Brunswick Heads.
Ballina is situated around 30 mins drive south of Byron Bay and offers visitors a selction of accommodation from the 4.5 star Ramada Ballina to comfortable apartments at Lennox Head and cottages in the hinterland at Alstonville like Alstonville Country Cottages. If you're looking for a great spot for the family, then you can't go past North Coast Holiday Park at Lennox Head situated on Lake Ainsworth and across the road from the beach.
The Lismore Region offers visitors a mixture of places to stay. There is a good selection of accommodation in Lismore city itself and a variety of options available in many of the surrounding towns and villages. Nimbin Rox YHA is a great place to stay if you're on a budget and want to spend some time in Nimbin rather than just going for a day trip. If you're looking for something more relaxing with a rural feel, then Byron Hinterland Villas near Clunes would be an excellent choice.
There are motels and self-contained cabin style accommodation in Evans Head. You will find cabins at the North Coast Holiday Park and the Hotel Illawong offers rooms in the centre of town. If you're looking for a convenient stop over on the highway then Rod ‘N’ Reel Hotel Motel at Woodburn could be a good option.
You will find a good selection of clean and comfortable accommodation in Grafton such as the Quality Inn Grafton or the Fitzroy Motor Inn just 10 minutes’ walk from the city centre. The Clarence River Bed & Breakfast is set on the lovely Clarence River, 25 minutes drive north of Grafton. If you're visiting the coast then there are a range of modern motels and apartments in Yamba and a few more accommodation options in Iluka.
Resting between the mountains and the sea, Coffs Coast is a breath-taking tapestry of colour and natural beauty. Well-known for its friendly, relaxed atmosphere, its spectacular coastline, and its many attractions and events.
Port Macquarie Region
Located midway between Sydney and Brisbane on the North Coast of NSW. This vibrant region is surrounded by beautiful waterways - the Hastings River, canals, creeks, bays and the Pacific Ocean.
Lake Macquarie Region
Home to four beautiful patrolled beaches stretching over 10km of pristine coastline. Explore the Watagan Mountains National Park by bushwalking, horse riding or 4WDing through the lush rainforest.
Port Stephens & Newcastle
With a choice of 26 beautiful beaches, crystal clear water, gourmet restaurants, boutique shopping, whale & dolphin watching and much much more.... there's something for everyone in the Port Stephens & Newcastle Region.