Destination guide

Experience Casuarina in holiday homes to rent

About halfway between the Gold Coast and Byron Bay, you’ll find the small community of Casuarina on the eastern shore of New South Wales. This fashionable community can offer a relaxing refuge from the big city with its charming coastal-town atmosphere that’s both welcoming and quiet. Of course, you’ll still find many attractions to enjoy as well, and nothing’s better for resting in between adventures than high-quality holiday homes to rent.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Casuarina

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Casuarina has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tropical Fruit World (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Coolangatta and Tweed Heads Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Ilnam Winery (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Balter Brewing Company (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Palm Beach Pirate Treasure Island Playground (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor adventure near Casuarina holiday accommodation

You’ll find no shortage of outdoor adventure near holiday accommodation in addition to the beach. Cudgen Nature Reserve is nearby, and it’s a suitable destination for hiking and bird-watching. You may also want to visit Cudgen Lake for a picnic or to take a small boat or canoe out into the water. You may also want to visit Cudgen Creek and ride down the stream in a kayak or canoe.

Day trips

Day trips from Casuarina holiday homes

Casuarina holiday homes are on the Tweed Coast, so you’ll be in the perfect position to enjoy some nearby destinations. Just a few kilometres to the north, you’ll find the town of Kingscliff. It’s relatively small compared with major metropolises, but you’ll find numerous attractions including quaint sidewalk cafes and extensive surfing opportunities. Head farther north into Queensland and you’ll eventually reach the city of Gold Coast. This sprawling city is known for its high-rises, surfing beaches and theme parks, so you can find something for the whole family to enjoy. If you head south, you can reach Mullumbimby about 41 km away where you’ll find Crystal Castle, a collection of some of the largest crystals on earth. Additionally, you can make the trip to Byron Bay to the south to not only enjoy the scenic natural coastline but also the famous Byron Bay Markets, where you’ll find all sorts of homemade trinkets and delicious food.

Weather

Seasonal weather in Casuarina

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Casuarina

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Casuarina is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Duranbah Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Coolangatta Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Greenmount Beach (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Snapper Rocks (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Kirra Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Bilinga Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
Beaches

Beaches near Casuarina holiday rentals

Being on the coast, there’s no shortage of beaches near local holiday rentals. The closest to Casuarina is Bogangar Beach, which stretches for several hundred metres along the coast. While the rips are generally too strong for relaxing swimming, there are some notable surf spots in the area. The main attraction here is fishing, however, as there are several well-placed rocks to set up on. Norries Head is also a local favourite that’s suitable for swimming thanks to the sand bar blocking the powerful rips. On the north side, there are some suitable fishing opportunities as well.

How to get there

Travelling to and around Casuarina

Fly into Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), the closest airport, located 9.9 mi (16 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Transport to and around Casuarina holiday homes

Getting to holiday homes in Casuarina is fairly easy given its location on the Tweed Coast. If you’re driving in, Casuarina is just a few kilometres off of the M1 highway. If you’re flying in, there’s a major international airport just 23 km away in Gold Coast. This airport has connections from all over the world, so booking a flight is easy no matter where you’re coming from. You’ll also find bus services that can get you around the area, but it may be easier to hire a car and drive yourself to holiday homes. Parking is easy in Casuarina, and while the town is walkable on its own, it’s typically used as a base for travellers to explore the entire Tweed Coast area.

Where to stay near Casuarina?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 702 holiday rentals near Casuarina. From 217 Houses to 420 Condos/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 near Casuarina is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Surfers Paradise Beach: 2,433 holiday rentals
  • Kirra Beach: 2,568 holiday rentals
  • Tugun Beach: 2,597 holiday rentals
  • Burleigh Beach: 2,664 holiday rentals
  • Coolangatta Beach: 2,568 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 217 Houses in Casuarina. Our other popular types of Casuarina holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 420 holiday houses
  • Villas: 15 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 10 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 Casuarina?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 382 holiday homes with pool available in Casuarina. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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