Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Bateau Bay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Bateau Bay. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its beaches, spas and seaside. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Bateau Bay

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Bateau Bay 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 center:

  • Pelican Plaza (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Breakers Country Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Kooindah Waters Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Gosford Golf Course (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Wyong Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • The Entertainment Grounds (8.7 mi / 14 km)

Seasonal weather in Bateau Bay

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

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bateau Bay

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bateau Bay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toonwoon Bay Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Swadling Reserve (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Blue Bay Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Terrigal Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Terrigal Lagoon (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • The Skillion (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bateau Bay

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 41.9 mi (67.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is 45.5 mi (73.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Bateau Bay?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 960 vacation rentals near Bateau Bay. From 479 Houses to 334 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 Bateau Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Crackneck Lookout: 1,830 vacation rentals
  • Newport Beach: 4,689 vacation rentals
  • Bungan Beach: 4,817 vacation rentals
  • Ettalong Wharf: 2,247 vacation rentals
  • Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club: 4,571 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bateau Bay 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 Bateau Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 479 Houses in Bateau Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bateau Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 334 rentals available
  • Villas: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 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 Bateau Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 243 vacation rentals with pool available in Bateau Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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