Less than three hours from Sydney, Port Stephens is located on the North Coast of NSW, renowned for its stunning beaches - offering everything from swimming and surfing, to fishing, whale watching, snorkelling, kayaking and more.
Throughout the year, travellers flock to Port Stephens to enjoy the warm sunny weather and to take a break from city living. Port Stephens also attracts visitors from around the world - offering quality backpacker accommodation and budget-friendly motels and hotels to suit students and families alike.
Camping is one of the best ways to soak up the waterside views in Port Stephens - and it's also one of the cheapest ways to travel. There are a number of caravan parks in and around the Port Stephens area, within walking distance of cafes, shops, restaurants and bars.
Port Stephens offers luxury resorts and hotels for people who are planning special events such as weddings and anniversaries - or simply for couples who are planning an intimate weekend away. Not only will you get to enjoy spectacular views and decadently comfortable beds, you'll also be treated to spacious recreation areas, BBQ facilities, heated spas and gymnasiums.
Luxury apartments provide comfort and privacy - enabling you to shut out the rest of the world and enjoy true relaxation. Or perhaps you might prefer a cosy Port Stephens bed & breakfast - giving you the feel of a 'home away from home' while also including indulgences such as spas, saunas, and delicious hot breakfasts.
The Port Stephens area is also known for its eco retreats. Set within natural bushland areas, these eco-friendly cabins provide comfort and serenity. Plus many of these eco-retreats are pet friendly, which is great news for anyone who wants to take their dog with them on holiday.