Where to stay near Hervey Bay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 116 holiday rentals near Hervey Bay. From 62 Houses to 28 Studios, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hervey Bay for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Eurong Beach: 63 holiday rentals
  • Fraser Coast Wildlife Sanctuary: 15 holiday rentals
  • Hervey Bay Golf and Country Club: 117 holiday rentals
  • Lake McKenzie: 130 holiday rentals
  • Hervey Bay Botanic Garden: 108 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hervey Bay listed on HomeAway 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 Hervey Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Hervey Bay. Our other popular types of Hervey Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 28 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 27 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Hervey Bay?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 49 waterfront rentals in Hervey Bay. You have also many other possibilities in Hervey Bay area, including:

  • Golf course rentals: 34 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 26 holiday rentals
  • Beachfront rentals: 25 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool in Hervey Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool among our 15 holiday homes with heated indoor pool available in Hervey Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Hervey Bay City Accommodation

    Queensland's Hervey Bay is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the area. The seaside town of Hervey Bay City offers views of the bay and nearby piers. Many of the available Hervey Bay City holiday rentals are beachside or have views of the bay. Humpback whales frequent the area during migration season and can be seen swimming in the bay from some rentals.

    Why Hervey Bay City?

    Hervey Bay City is a quiet, seaside town just across the bay from Fraser Island and minutes from Burrum Coast National Park. Only 20 km from Maryborough, this town is centrally located near all Hervey Bay has to offer.

    Explore The Great Outdoors

    Burrum Coast National Park

    This park is a perfect getaway for a relaxing day in the sun. The quiet beaches are frequented by the abundant wildlife living nearby. It's not uncommon for picnicking or walking visitors to encounter wallabies, kangaroos, sugar gliders, and bandicoots. In the waters, dolphins and dugong can be seen.

    It's not only for fauna that this area is known for. During wildflower season, this park turns into a fragrant, blossom-filled paradise. Four varieties of Wallum wildflowers cover the landscape and make this park a flower-lovers haven.

    Fraser Island & Great Sandy Beach National Park

    This area is known for its winding, sandy beaches and sandstone cliffs. Visitors flock in droves to take advantage of the world's best beach fishing year round. Take a swim in the sea-fed Champagne Pools where water crashes over the rocks creating these frothy swimming holes.

    Visit Lake McKenzie, one of the islands 100 freshwater lakes to take advantage of the health benefits of its silica sand. The calm, turquoise water is safer for swimmers of all ages.

    Enjoy The Unique Wildlife

    There are many other ways to enjoy the local wildlife than visiting the many parks and forests. The Hervey Bay area is also known for abundant sea life.

    Whale and Dolphin Watching Tours

    There are numerous companies that provide whale and dolphin watching tours throughout this area. Take off at the before dawn to view breaching Humpback whales or jumping dolphins while the sun rises over the sea. Visitors have half-day, three-quarter day, or full-day options depending on the level of activity their looking for.

    Oceania Project's Whale & Dolphin Expedition

    To really see and experience what whales and dolphins do every day, consider a research internship with the Oceania Project. For five days and six nights, travellers stay aboard the research vessel and conduct various research and shipmate tasks. Field observation and research may include collecting samples of whale skin or chlorophyll, recording data, cooking, and cleaning. Each night, the leaders of the expedition give presentations on the various aspects of dolphin and whale life.

    Enjoying Holidays The Right Way

    Choosing Hervey Bay accommodation over a hotel provides the comforts of home, seclusion, and privacy. There are no overcrowded pools, or buffets to deal with and travellers can relax like they were at home during their holiday.

    Sightseeing in and around Hervey Bay

    Do you want to find things to do in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Hervey Bay for its whale watching and boating. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Hervey Bay has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hervey Bay Golf and Country Club (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • WetSide Water Education Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Reefworld Aquarium (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hervey Bay

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hervey Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hervey Bay Botanic Garden (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Great Sandy Strait (16.8 mi / 27 km)
    • Lake McKenzie (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
    • Central Station (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
    • Burrum Coast National Park (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)