Where to stay around Shoal Bay?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,594 vacation rentals near Shoal Bay. From 693 Houses to 19 Bungalows, 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.

Can I rent Houses in Shoal Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 693 Houses in Shoal Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shoal Bay include:

  • Bungalows: 19 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 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 Shoal Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 358 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)