Kempsey is a historic town located just a short drive from South West Rocks, on the NSW North Coast. Situated on the fertile Macleay River, Kempsey benefits from a host of natural attractions; national parks, nature reserves and scenic walking trails abound. Just a 30 minute drive from the beaches of the North Coast, and home to art galleries, restaurants and museums, Kempsey is a worthwhile place to visit at any time of year.
Kempsey’s accommodation options will appeal to a diverse range of travellers. Self-contained cabins, lodges and cottages allow holidaymakers to enjoy some peace and quiet during their Kempsey getaway. Larger groups and families will enjoy the town’s range of holiday houses and homesteads which make it easy to stay together. Those planning a short-term stay will find a number of convenient motor inns and motels to choose from, whereas visitors looking for a touch of rest and relaxation will surely enjoy the cosy bed and breakfasts and tranquil health retreats that can also be found in Kempsey.