Destination guide

The relaxing city of Salamander Bay awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Salamander Bay. Travellers especially like the shopping, spas and restaurants in this relaxing and romantic city. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Salamander Bay

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Salamander Bay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nelson Bay Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Port Stephens Winery (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Hawks Nest Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Karuah and District Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Salamander Bay

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Salamander Bay

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Salamander Bay. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Salamander Bay (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Corlette Point Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Toboggan Hill Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Gan Gan Hill Lookout (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Dutchies Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Samurai Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Salamander Bay

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 15.3 mi (24.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Salamander Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,435 holiday lettings around Salamander Bay. From 606 houses to 619 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Salamander Bay? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Salamander Bay. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Horizons Golf Resort: 1,147 holiday lettings
  • Salamander Super Strike: 1,475 holiday lettings
  • Salamander Bay Shopping Centre: 1,476 holiday lettings
  • Tea Gardens-Hawks Nest Bridge: 1,145 holiday lettings
  • Nobbys Head Beach: 342 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Salamander Bay listed on 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 Salamander Bay?

Yes, of course. offers 606 Houses in Salamander Bay. Our other popular types of Salamander Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 619 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 138 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salamander Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 297 holiday homes with pool available in Salamander Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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