This is your ultimate guide to weekends away NSW. From the north to the south, the city to the country, the lux to the budget, you will find it all here in our easy reference list. Book your weekends away NSW now then relax and enjoy.
Diamond Beach Resort – Mid North Coast NSW – Set on 6 acres of tropical gardens this resort is only 3.5 hrs north of Sydney, but will seem like a lifetime away. There is so much or so little to do – restaurants, shops, whale and dolphin watching, golf resort, beaches, parks and ocean baths.
Sevan Apartments – Forster – If you want a sleek apartments right on the beachfront, and close to shops and restaurants then this is the holiday destination for you. Forster beach is great for small kids as if has a wonderful enclosed ocean bath. One of my absolute favourite places to go. Want to make your romantic weekend even more special? A NoteCube is the perfect romantic gift to give your loved one.
Mantra Quayside – Port Macquarie – Located in the heart of the vibrant town of Port Macquarie this hotel has everything you need, right in the centre of town – spa, gym, pool, sauna, rooftop entertainment area and loads more.
Nelson Bay Breeze Resort – Self contained apartments only 250metres from the beach. Nelson Bay is only 2.5 hrs north of Sydney. Apart from the beach and the marina you can do whale and dolphin watching cruises, sandboarding, swimming, diving, snorkling, fishing….the list is endless. Loads of gret restaurants top off this have it all location.
Sebel Kirkton Park – Hunter Valley – 4.5 star luxury in the heart of Hunter Valley wine country. This hotel offers lots of different packages including one with hot air ballooning and another – the healthy start package (probably a good ideas before all those wineries!).
Lilianfels – Blue Mountains – This luxury accommodation is well known for its stunning restaurant and decadent day spa. Of course you could also check out the many tourist attractions of the blue mountains.
North Coast Holiday Parks – Hawks Nest – located a short walk from Bennetts beach this one is great if you are travelling with the kids. Includes a volleyball pitch and a games room, and has a playground just next door.
The Sebel Hawkesbury Resort and Spa – Windsor – Located only 45mins from the Sydney CBD and in the foothills of the blue mountains this resort was finalist in the 2014 Tourisn Australia Awards for Regional superior accommodation of the year. Try the romantic indulgence package if traveling without the kids!
Edgewater Gardens – Batemans Bay – Super family friendly this is right opposite the beach in Batemans Bay. A relaxed and peaceful weekend awaits you with this location.
Crowne Plaza – Terrigal – I love this place and have fond memories of sitting in the huge outdoor dining area eating prawns and drinking champers! Right on the beach at Terrigal this popular weekends away in NSW hotspot ticks all the boxes – it even has a kids club in school holidays.
Jenolan Caves House – Jenolan Caves – try something different at this iconic spot. There are no telephones of TV to spoil your experience. Suitable for either a romantic weekend, or for a family weekend away. Explore the caves and the sights of the Blue Mountains only a short drive from Sydney.
Cape Cottage – Avoca Beach – This self contained cottage sleeps 10 so is suitable for a group weekend away. Only 4 mins walk to the beach and walking distance to shops at the stunning Avoca beach. Bliss.
Riverwood Downs of Barrington Tops – Located at the foothills of Barrington Tops, in pristine world heritage wilderness, this hotel offers a wide variety of accommodation, from spa suites to bunkhouses suitable for camping and everything in between. Pets also welcome.
Rainforest Resort – Byron Bay – A Pet friendly hotel, 5 mins drive from Byron Bay. Also suitable for wheelchair travellers. A relaxing weekend awaits filled with beach trips and long walks.
Novotel Coffs Harbour – This is a 40 hectare resort containing a 9 hole golf course, tennis courts, 3 swimming pools, indoor and outdoor spas, a fitness centre and a day spa!
Worrowing Eco Resort – Huskisson – Situated over 3 different locations choose from Lake, Beach or Retreat. There is something for everyone with this amount of choice.
The Waves Port Macquarie – Think an apartment that stretches the full floor of the building, a minutes stroll to the beach, shops and restaurants, watching the whales swim past ( in season). Now that’s a weekend away.