Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Nambucca Heads

The riverfront and beaches create a pretty picture of Nambucca Heads. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its bars, golfing and coffeehouses. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Nambucca Heads

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Nambucca Heads a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nambucca Heads Island Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Raleigh Winery (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Bellingen Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Raleigh International Raceway (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • South West Rocks Country Club (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Nambucca Heads

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 80°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nambucca Heads

Travelers love Nambucca Heads for its stunning river views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Nambucca Heads is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wellington Rock (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Bellingen Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Horseshoe Bay Beach (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Trial Bay Gaol (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Brighton Park (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Arakoon National Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Nambucca Heads

The nearest airport is in Coffs Harbour, NSW (CFS), located 23.7 mi (38.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Port Macquarie, NSW (PQQ), which is 54.6 mi (87.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Nambucca Heads Station.

Where to stay around Nambucca Heads?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 129 vacation rentals near Nambucca Heads. From 67 Houses to 30 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nambucca Heads for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Nambucca Heads?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Nambucca Heads. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Headland Historical Museum: 494 vacation rentals
  • Nambucca Heads Station: 499 vacation rentals
  • Nambucca Heads Island Golf Club: 478 vacation rentals
  • Wellington Rock: 478 vacation rentals
  • Horseshoe Bay: 448 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nambucca Heads listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Nambucca Heads?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 67 Houses in Nambucca Heads. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nambucca Heads include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nambucca Heads?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Nambucca Heads. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.