If you're looking for a trip to unwind by the sea, Byron Bay is a prime destination. Known for its surf culture, verdant rainforest landscape and coastal cultural attractions, Byron Bay offers endless opportunities for fun and adventure. Byron Bay accommodation can be found near the water, nestled in the wild and everywhere in between, so you can make the most of your holiday.
Enjoy unique experiences in Byron Bay
From its enthralling music festivals and gourmet eateries to its spectacular beaches and lush wilderness, Byron Bay has an array of experiences to suit every traveller. You can spend your time exploring the rainforest, relaxing on the beach or taking in the sights of the town, all within reach of your holiday rental.
Picturesque beaches for sun and surf
Byron Bay's endless beaches and spectacular surf breaks have been a huge draw for many years, but the beaches also attract people looking for nature walks, meditation and sheltered swimming areas for kids. You can take surfing lessons, kayak near a pod of bottlenose dolphins, snorkel and scuba dive near native sea turtles or enjoy an early morning yoga session on the sand. Byron Bay has numerous accommodation options that put the beach at your doorstep, so you can step out onto the sand each morning.
Rainforest adventures for outdoor enthusiasts
The rainforest and windswept cliffs of Byron Bay are a boon for nature lovers. You can walk the Cape Byron track in the morning and enjoy the sunrise over the ocean, watch for humpback whales migrating along the coast, hike to the rim of the volcano at Mount Warning National Park or stroll through the rainforest to spy bandicoots, pademelons and possums. With a rainforest or beachfront Byron Bay accommodation house, you can spend more of your day exploring the wilderness and its native wildlife.
Local cultural experiences for couples
Byron Bay's town centre boasts numerous cafes with delicious authentic recipes, and on the outskirts of town, you can enjoy eateries on working farms with Scottish Highland cattle and chickens. There's also the Byron Bay Community Market, a vast market with diverse local produce and meats to prepare your own meal at your Byron Bay accommodation. You can also enjoy music festivals throughout the year and local day spas for rest and rejuvenation with New-Age treatments.
Accommodation types in Byron Bay
From rustic retreats in a treehouse to luxurious apartments overlooking the water, Byron Bay has an array of accommodation types to suit any traveller. Depending on the rental you choose, you can enjoy spacious living areas and multiple bedrooms, lush wilderness, waterfront views and full community amenities like pools and hot tubs.
Holiday homes for families
Holiday home rentals in Byron Bay can be found in the hinterland, near the beach or near the attractions of town, giving you quick access to the sights that matter most. Many holiday homes offer multiple bedrooms and bathrooms, open floor plans, gardens, beach access, pools and other amenities that are perfect for families with kids or large groups.
Waterfront apartments for romantic and solo retreats
Whether luxurious or practical, Byron Bay apartment rentals come in nearly all varieties and types. You can enjoy a modern studio with a balcony overlooking the water, a 2-bedroom with the sand at your doorstep, and anything in between, all including community amenities like a pool, spa, fitness centre and other features.
If you're looking for a more natural experience in Byron Bay, a treehouse is the right choice. Located in the more remote and tranquil parts of Byron Bay, treehouse rentals feature an array of modern conveniences, such as full kitchens with appliances, along with lush tropical surroundings and ocean views. Treehouses also come with decks or balconies to enjoy the sights and sounds of the ocean and wildlife in the forest.