A self catering villa on the North Coast affords a wealth of holiday opportunities from surfing on the Pacific Coast beaches to bush walking in the national parks, from lazing and relaxing on the white sands to diving, renting a boat for cruising or fishing as well as horse riding, water skiing and much more. The coast is a mix of amazing beaches, tranquil lagoons and both inland and coastal national parks.
The region where you will find North Coast holiday villas is in the state of New South Wales, between Sydney and Brisbane. All the way down this spectacular coastal region there are fabulous restaurants and eateries with great food and local wine. Many of the wineries that give guided tours also have excellent restaurants attached.
On the coast near North Coast self-catering accommodation the seaside resorts are outstanding, many, like Byron Bay, famous throughout the world for surfing beaches, whale watching, scuba diving and a relaxed attitude. A large number of artists, writers, filmmakers and holistic therapists live and work along this stretch of the coast. Explore Coffs Harbour, a lovely town known for its banana plantations, national parks and luxury resorts or Tea Gardens and Hawks Nest, twin fishing villages on either side of the Myall River.
There are five World Heritage Listed National Parks in the vicinity of North Coast rental villas. It is in the most bio-diverse region in all of Australia with spectacular scenery. One national park you shouldn’t miss is The Solitary Islands Marine Park which is off the coast from Coffs Harbour. Here you will find tropical and subtropical marine life with grey nurse sharks, hard and soft coral, colourful wrasse, anemone fish and occasionally, large rays. Visibility is between ten and twenty metres with water temperatures as high as 25 degrees centigrade.
Holiday villas on the North Coast enjoy warm to hot weather in summer between December and February, generally warm autumns from March to May, Cold nights and warm sunny days in winter, June to August and cool nights are warm sunny days in spring, September to November. Generally the area is guaranteed 250 days of sunshine a year.
The closest airport to the North Coast is Gold Coast Airport (OOL) about 55kilometres away. You can get there throughout the year from London-Heathrow (LHR), Manchester Airport (Man) and others. Airlines from the UK are Qantas, British Airways, Jal, Jet Airways, Qatar Airways and Air France among many more.