Many small coastal towns line the eastern edge of New South Wales in between the major cities, but Nambucca Heads offers something special. The sheer diversity of activities available here makes this a prime destination for the whole family. You can enjoy some fun in the sun by the beach or cast out into the Nambucca River to see what's biting. Additionally, you'll find museums and art galleries throughout the town proper in addition to pop-up markets. Nambucca Heads accommodation options are similarly diverse, so expect to find something suitable whether you're travelling alone, as a couple or with the whole family.
Where to book Nambucca Heads accommodation
With so much to see and do, where you book Nambucca Heads accommodation can make a significant difference in your holiday experience. The beach is one of the most popular destinations thanks to the clean shores and shining blue waters, while closer inland you'll find a preserved rainforest packed with nature walks, wildlife and botanical treasures. Additionally, you may want to set up near the centre of town to put yourself in the middle of both the beach and the rainforest with museums and galleries directly around your destination.
Nambucca Heads accommodation for outdoor adventure
If you're looking to spend your holiday outside, consider booking Nambucca Heads accommodation by the beach or the rainforest. Shelly Beach is particularly popular, with the Captain Cook Lookout situated nearby offering scenic views of the water. To the west, you'll find Gordon Park, a preserved rainforest with a large network of trails. Whichever area you choose, holiday rentals tend to feature balconies and larger windows to get you closer to the surrounding nature. Some of the beachfront properties even have private walking paths to the shore. Meanwhile, rentals by the rainforest tend to feature larger yards with more land.
Nambucca Heads accommodation near the city centre
The Nambucca Heads city centre is home to a wide variety of attractions including museums and art galleries. The Headland Historical Museum is one of the most popular, as you'll find a wide range of exhibits inside suitable for the whole family. You may also want to book your rental close to Stuart Island off the city centre where you'll find the Nambucca Heads Island Golf Club. This course is settled comfortably on the Nambucca River and offers a picturesque view as you navigate its 18-hole layout. Holiday rentals in this area are typically as diverse as the area itself. You'll find apartments perfect for a couple's retreat overlooking the river or spacious houses with 3- or 4-bedroom designs suitable for the whole family to enjoy the local markets and museums.
Top picks for Nambucca Heads accommodation
Just about every Nambucca Heads holiday rental has something special to offer, but only a few will likely fit your specific desired holiday experience. To get an idea of what holiday rentals in the area tend to offer, you can take a look at some of these top picks for the area. These properties represent the best of what Nambucca Heads has to offer, so you can be sure there's an option suited to your needs.
Riverside Nambucca Heads bed-and-breakfast
For travellers looking for the ultimate relaxing experience, this bed-and-breakfast by the river could be just what you're looking for. You'll find modern decor and enjoy a continental breakfast each morning. This property has a single bedroom with a queen and single bed, offering enough room for 3 to sleep comfortably. This is also an ideal destination for winter travellers as it features a fireplace and kettle in the kitchen.
Nambucca Heads beach house accommodation
Nambucca Heads is known for its pristine beaches, and this house will put you right on the shore. The sandy coast is just a short walk from this 3-bedroom house that has enough room for 5 to sleep comfortably. It's notably isolated from neighbours, and you'll see trees and the ocean when looking outside, while the town centre is just a 5-minute walk away. The backyard is fenced as well so you can take advantage of the property's dog-friendly policy.