Where to stay around Sawtell?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 289 holiday lettings near Sawtell. From 107 houses to 104 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sawtell for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sawtell?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sawtell. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • North Coast Botanic Gardens: 412 holiday lettings
  • Coffs Harbour Butterfly House: 391 holiday lettings
  • Dolphin Marine Magic: 426 holiday lettings
  • Nambucca Heads Station: 465 holiday lettings
  • Coffs Harbour Station: 394 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sawtell listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Sawtell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 107 houses in Sawtell. Our other popular types of Sawtell holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sawtell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 133 holiday homes with pool available in Sawtell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Sawtell, Australia your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a place to stay in a beautiful spot in the south of Australia should try Sawtell. Located in the state of New South Wales this delightful area offers many exciting things for visitors to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, villas, B&Bs and campsites.

    Things to do on holiday to Sawtell, Australia

    The coastal resort of Sawtell is a super holiday destination with sandy beaches for holidaymakers to relax on and enjoy the sun. Visitors can try various different watersports off the coast here including swimming, diving, surfing, windsurfing, sailing and fishing. Golf fans can play at some fine 18-hole courses in the area including the Sawtell Golf Club and Coffs Harbour Golf Course, which is just a few minute’s drive from Sawtell. Tourists can explore the coast or head inland by hiking, cycling and horse riding. Other activities popular with holidaymakers are bowls, paragliding and tennis at the Sawtell Tennis Club. Visitors can dine at some delightful bars, cafes and restaurants at Sawtell, where fresh seafood is a speciality. Self catering holidaymakers will also find shops here too where they can purchase food, drinks and other provisions.

    Places to visit on holiday to Sawtell, Australia

    Anyone holidaying in Sawtell will find some interesting and pretty places to visit in and around the area. For example, just south of Sawtell is Bongil Bongil National Park, where visitors can see a wide variety of plants and wildlife and participate in guided tours. Coffs Harbour is just minutes away and is full of fascinating attractions such as the Regional Museum and the Regional Gallery. There are lots of churches at Coffs Harbour as well as the charming Jetty Memorial Theatre. Half an hour south along the coast is Nambucca Heads. Here there are some delightful galleries and museums such as Nambucca Valley Museums, the Historical Museum and Eve Gurd Art.

    Weather in Sawtell, Australia

    January and February are generally the hottest months of the year with average high temperatures of 24 degrees centigrade. June and July are the coolest months with an average high of 16 degrees centigrade and average lows of just 6 degrees. The wettest time of the year is March when there can be as much as 100mm of rainfall on average.

    Travel to Sawtell, Australia

    Coffs Harbour Airport (CFS) is approximately 15 minute’s drive from Sawtell and has flights arriving from Brisbane (BNE), Melbourne (MEL) and Sydney (SYD). Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and thrifty are car rental firms located at Coffs Harbour Airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Sydney Airport (SYD) and get a connecting flight to Canberra. Flights arrive at Sydney from various international airports including Beijing-Capital (PEK), London-Heathrow (LHW), Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others.

    Sightseeing in and around Sawtell

    Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sawtell a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Coffs Harbour Butterfly House (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Bonville Golf Resort (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Coffs Harbour Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Dolphin Marine Magic (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Tabatinga Family Fun Centre (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • Big Banana Fun Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Sawtell

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sawtell is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Boambee Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Jetty Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • North Coast Botanic Gardens (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Park Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Diggers Beach (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)