Destination guide

Tranquil Red Head will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Red Head. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Red Head

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Red Head a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Buzz Fun Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Forster-Tuncurry Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Taree Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Harrington Waters Golf Course (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Villa d'Esta Vineyard (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Red Head

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Red Head is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Diamond Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Saltwater National Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Riverside Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Old Bar Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Forster Town Beach (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • One Mile Beach (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Red Head

Fly into Taree, NSW (TRO), the closest airport, located 11.5 mi (18.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Port Macquarie, NSW (PQQ), which is 47.4 mi (76.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Red Head?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 356 vacation rentals near Red Head. From 122 Houses to 207 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 Red Head for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Diamond Beach: 430 vacation rentals
  • Harrington Beach State Park: 193 vacation rentals
  • Seashells Beach: 428 vacation rentals
  • Honeycomb Valley Farm: 427 vacation rentals
  • Forster Town Beach: 763 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Red Head 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 Red Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 122 Houses in Red Head. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Red Head include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 207 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 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 Red Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 83 vacation rentals with pool available in Red Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.