Where to stay around Shoal Bay?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,776 vacation rentals near Shoal Bay. From 889 Condos/Apartments to 878 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shoal 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 Shoal Bay?

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

  • Tea Gardens-Hawks Nest Bridge: 1,783 vacation rentals
  • Dutchies Beach: 1,780 vacation rentals
  • Birubi Beach: 1,786 vacation rentals
  • Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters: 1,919 vacation rentals
  • d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay: 1,781 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Shoal Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 889 Condos/Apartments in Shoal Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shoal Bay include:

  • Studios: 878 rentals available
  • Houses: 720 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 87 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shoal Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 446 vacation rentals with pool available in Shoal Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation 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 known for its spas, dolphin watching and bars. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation 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 cozy vacation 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 center:

    • 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 vacation, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 80°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 center:

    • 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)