Where to stay near Shoal Bay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,214 holiday rentals near Shoal Bay. From 608 Studios to 607 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 Shoal Bay is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dutchies Beach: 1,216 holiday rentals
  • Tea Gardens-Hawks Nest Bridge: 1,219 holiday rentals
  • Birubi Beach: 1,223 holiday rentals
  • Nelson Head Lighthouse: 1,216 holiday rentals
  • Soldiers Point Marina: 1,207 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shoal 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 Studios in Shoal Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 608 Studios in Shoal Bay. Our other popular types of Shoal Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 607 holiday houses
  • Houses: 493 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 61 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Shoal Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 289 holiday homes with pool available in Shoal Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    The beachside setting of Shoal Bay is ready to explore

    The beaches and mountains create a pretty picture of Shoal Bay. This relaxing and romantic city is well known for its spas, dolphin watching and bars. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

    Activities and attractions in Shoal Bay

    Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Shoal Bay has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Nelson Bay Golf Club (2 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Hawks Nest Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
    • Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters (11 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Port Stephens Winery (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
    • Karuah and District Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)

    Seasonal weather in Shoal Bay

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Shoal Bay

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Shoal Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mount Tomaree (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Nelson Head Lighthouse (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Fly Point Marine Reserve (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Tomaree National Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Dutchies Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Gan Gan Hill Lookout (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)