Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Avoca Beach

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Avoca Beach. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its cafés, spas and bars. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Avoca Beach

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Avoca Beach a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Breakers Country Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Gosford Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • The Entertainment Grounds (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Australian Reptile Park (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Pelican Plaza (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Palm Beach Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Avoca Beach

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Avoca Beach

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Avoca Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Captain Cook Lookout (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Copacabana Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • The Skillion (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Terrigal Lagoon (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Terrigal Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Bouddi National Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Avoca Beach

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 35.4 mi (57 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is 51.9 mi (83.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Avoca Beach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,248 vacation rentals near Avoca Beach. From 770 Houses to 23 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Avoca Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Avoca Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 770 Houses in Avoca Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Avoca Beach include:

  • Bungalows: 23 rentals available
  • Cabins: 23 rentals available
  • Cottages: 23 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Avoca Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 250 vacation rentals with pool available in Avoca Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.