Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Emerald Beach

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Emerald Beach. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its beaches and restaurants. 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 Emerald Beach

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Emerald Beach has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Woolgoolga Creek Falls (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Woolgoolga Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Solitary Island Aquarium (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Big Banana Fun Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Tabatinga Family Fun Centre (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Dolphin Marine Magic (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Emerald Beach

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

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Emerald Beach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Emerald Beach is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Woolgoolga Creek Falls (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Woolgoolga Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Bruxner Park Flora Reserve (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Diggers Beach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Park Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • North Coast Botanic Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Emerald Beach

Fly into Coffs Harbour, NSW (CFS), the closest airport, located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Grafton, NSW (GFN), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Emerald Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 278 holiday rentals around Emerald Beach. From 192 holiday houses to 65 flats & 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 around Emerald Beach is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Bonville Golf Resort: 393 holiday rentals
  • Diggers Beach: 425 holiday rentals
  • Park Beach Plaza: 433 holiday rentals
  • Coffs Harbour Racecourse: 441 holiday rentals
  • Dolphin Marine Magic: 433 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Emerald Beach 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 Emerald Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 192 Houses in Emerald Beach. Our other popular types of Emerald Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 65 holiday houses
  • Villas: 20 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 11 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 Emerald Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 108 holiday homes with pool available in Emerald Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.