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Seaside escape in Pottsville holiday homes to rent

Located in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales in the Tweed Shire, Pottsville is a sleepy seaside town that’s perfect for a rejuvenating holiday. Whether you’re travelling with the whole family or on your own, you’ll find plenty to do near holiday homes to rent in Pottsville.

Things to do

What to do near Pottsville holiday rentals

Pottsville has numerous attractions to get out into nature and explore. Holiday homes are available near places like the Cudgen Nature Reserve, a nature park with a variety of flora and fauna, and Environmental Park, a nature reserve with walking trails teeming with wildlife. You could also explore the Hastings Point Lookout, a prominent viewing area with spectacular views of the coast, and Mooball National Park, a parkland and hiking area with diverse terrain and beautiful scenery. You may also enjoy Cudgen Lake, a pristine lake area with natural surrounds and calm waters for swimming.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Pottsville holiday homes

Pottsville is a laid-back playground for nature lovers. Its many sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters offer excellent swimming, snorkelling, diving, boating and other water sports, and the verdant forests and wetlands are perfect for nature walks, hiking, biking and exploration. You could also spend the day on the beach to catch some sun and spot passing whales and dolphins off the shore. Whatever your inclination, you’ll have numerous options for outdoor activities near your holiday accommodation.

Day trips

Best excursions near Pottsville holiday homes

Holiday homes in Pottsville are the perfect base camp from which to explore the wonders of the Tweed area. Tropical Fruit World, an award-winning farm with a range of homegrown fruits, and Mebbin National Park, a natural paradise with colourful plant life and native species, are 2 of its highlights. You may also enjoy the Sauce Studio, a gallery filled with evocative murals and other works, and the Tweed Regional Museum, a museum with artefacts and exhibits relating to life in the Tweed Shire.


Beaches near Pottsville holiday homes

Pottsville beaches are ideal for a relaxing seaside escape. Holiday homes are available near places like Pottsville Beach, a wide, unspoilt, sandy Pacific beach with strong waves, and Casuarina Beach, a serene beach with crystal-blue waters for swimming and surfing. Cabarita Beach, a sandy, tree-lined swimming beach with calm waters for swimming, and New Brighton Beach, an expansive stretch of sand with turquoise waters and a tranquil atmosphere, are also lovely spots to spend the day.

Food & drink 

Diverse cuisine in Pottsville

Holiday homes in Pottsville are surrounded by an array of restaurants showcasing the unique culinary culture of New South Wales. Seafood, such as John Dory, barramundi and oysters, are among the most popular delicacies, though regional cuisine from the Mediterranean, Japan, China, India and Africa is easy to come by. Whatever your taste, you’ll have a diverse range of dining options to experience the distinctive flavours of New South Wales.

Family friendly

Family fun near Pottsville holiday rentals

The Northern Rivers area is filled with kid-friendly attractions that are a short distance from Pottsville holiday homes. The Casino Miniature Railway, a railway with miniature steam and diesel locomotive rides through the breathtaking Jabiru Geneebeinga Wetlands, and the Macadamia Castle, a play area for kids with native furry animals, concessions and games in a huge castle play area, are great for kids. You may also enjoy the Summerland House Farm, a working farm that offers exhibits on farm life and animal encounters, and Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, a nautical museum filled with historic and cultural memorabilia. Wollumbin-Mount Warning National Park, a hinterland park area with waterfalls, lush forest and hiking trails, is a lovely place to explore with older children.

Where to stay near Pottsville?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 474 holiday rentals near Pottsville. From 233 Houses to 174 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pottsville 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 Pottsville? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Pottsville. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wategos Beach: 1,191 holiday rentals
  • North Byron Parklands: 1,381 holiday rentals
  • Burleigh Beach: 2,779 holiday rentals
  • Kirra Beach: 2,637 holiday rentals
  • Tugun Beach: 2,658 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pottsville listed on 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 Pottsville?

Yes, of course. offers 233 Houses in Pottsville. Our other popular types of Pottsville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 174 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 14 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pottsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 215 holiday homes with pool available in Pottsville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.