Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Federal getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Federal with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Federal

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Federal a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Macadamia Castle (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Byron Bay Golf Course (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Teven Valley Golf Course (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Ballina Racecourse (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Lismore Workers Golf Club (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Ballina Golf Club (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Federal

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Federal is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Rocky Creek Dam (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Belongil Beach (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Whian Whian State Conservation Area (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Killen Falls (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Torakina Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Federal

Fly into Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Lismore, NSW (LSY), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Federal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 957 holiday rentals near Federal. From 511 Houses to 211 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Federal for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Wategos Beach: 1,206 holiday rentals
  • Tallow Beach: 1,179 holiday rentals
  • Cape Byron Lighthouse: 1,204 holiday rentals
  • Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm: 1,279 holiday rentals
  • Lake Ainsworth Sport and Recreation Centre: 1,140 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Federal 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 Federal?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 511 Houses in Federal. Our other popular types of Federal holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 211 holiday houses
  • Villas: 47 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 74 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 Federal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 372 holiday homes with pool available in Federal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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