Destination guide

Salamander Bay holiday homes to rent

Located in the vibrant Hunter Region of New South Wales, Salamander Bay is a bayfront destination and suburb of Port Stephens. With its incredible shopping experiences and charming streets, Salamander Bay is a great place to enjoy a relaxing holiday and enjoy a little shopping or sightseeing. Whether you’re travelling with family, your loved one or on your own, you’ll find plenty of holiday homes to rent in Salamander Bay that put you in the centre of the action.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Salamander Bay

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Salamander Bay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nelson Bay Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Port Stephens Winery (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Hawks Nest Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Karuah and District Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Salamander Bay

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Salamander Bay

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Salamander Bay. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Salamander Bay (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Corlette Point Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Toboggan Hill Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Gan Gan Hill Lookout (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Dutchies Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Samurai Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Salamander Bay

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 15.3 mi (24.7 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Transport to Salamander Bay holiday rentals

There are plenty of ways to get to and around Salamander Bay. Flights come into Newcastle Airport from all over the continent, and transfers are available to get you into Salamander Bay. You could also take a train or coach, or choose to self-drive into the area and to your holiday accommodation. Holiday homes are near many of the top attractions, shopping areas and restaurants in Salamander Bay, so you could also walk to your destination and enjoy the scenery on your travels.

Food & drink 

Cuisine in Salamander Bay

As part of New South Wales and the Hunter Valley, Salamander Bay enjoys many of the multicultural cuisine influences and local staples of the region. Known for fine wine, the Hunter Valley region creates splendid artisan wines that perfectly complement regional staples like red mullet, whiting, snapper and John Dory. Locally grown, tropical fruits like passion fruit, guava, pears and berries also make their way into the classic dishes in the area. From charming bistros to upscale restaurants, you’re sure to find a range of dining options to experience the flavours of the region and discover a new favourite dish near your holiday accommodation in Salamander Bay.

Where to stay near Salamander Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,341 holiday rentals near Salamander Bay. From 572 Houses to 629 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salamander Bay is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Salamander Bay?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Salamander Bay. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Salamander Bay Shopping Centre: 1,387 holiday rentals
  • Dutchies Beach: 1,387 holiday rentals
  • Tea Gardens-Hawks Nest Bridge: 1,344 holiday rentals
  • d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay: 1,388 holiday rentals
  • Nelson Head Lighthouse: 1,387 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Salamander Bay listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Salamander Bay?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 572 Houses in Salamander Bay. Our other popular types of Salamander Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 629 holiday houses
  • Villas: 19 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 17 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salamander Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 304 holiday homes with pool available in Salamander Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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