Where to stay around Hat Head?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 537 holiday lettings near Hat Head. From 271 apartments to 219 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hat Head is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • South West Rocks Country Club: 433 holiday lettings
  • Brighton Park: 434 holiday lettings
  • Eungai Station: 449 holiday lettings
  • Kempsey Station: 542 holiday lettings
  • Crescent Head Country Club: 481 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hat Head 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 apartments in Hat Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 271 apartments in Hat Head. Our other popular types of Hat Head holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 219 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hat Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Hat Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Holidaymakers looking for a fantastic place to stay by the sea should try the lovely coastal resort of Hat Head in Australia. 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, cabins and B&Bs.

    Things to do on holiday to Hat Head, Australia

    Holidaymakers staying at Hat Head can enjoy lovely sandy beaches that are ideal for relaxing and soaking up the sun. The creek here and sea provide an enjoyable setting for swimming and other watersports such as snorkelling, canoeing, jet skiing, surfing, water skiing and fishing. This is a fabulous area to explore with a national park nearby as well as the coast and a fun way to discover the scenic views is by hiking, cycling and horse riding. Holidaymakers will find some excellent golf courses including a nine-hole course just outside Hat Head. Other activities popular with holidaymakers are tennis, bowls, rock climbing and whale watching. This area features a few restaurants, bars and cafes offering a great choice of local dishes as well as snacks. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink from stores in and around Hat Head.

    Places to visit on holiday to Hat Head, Australia

    Visitors will find many interesting places in and around Hat Head including Kempsey, which is about half an hour away. Here holidaymakers can explore The Val Melville Centre, which houses the Macleay River Historical Society Museum and the Dunghutti-Ngaku Aboriginal Art Gallery. Just over an hour’s drive away is Port Macquarie where there are attractions such as Billabong Koala and Wildlife Park. Guided tours are available of the Sea Acres National Park and Rainforest Centre, which is also located at Port Macquarie. A lot of historic sites, buildings, museums and galleries can be found here too such as the Historical Society Museum, Mid North Coast Maritime Museum and the Port Macquarie Regional Gallery at the Glass House.

    Weather in Hat Head, 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 Hat Head, Australia

    Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) is just over an hour’s drive from Hat Head and has flights arriving from Brisbane (BNE) and Sydney (SYD). From here holidaymakers can hire a car and drive to their accommodation in Hat Head. Overseas visitors can fly to Sydney International Airport (SYD) and get a connecting flight to Port Macquarie. Flights arrive in 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.

    Activities and attractions in Hat Head

    Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Hat Head a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Crescent Head Country Club (9.9 mi / 16 km)
    • South West Rocks Country Club (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Kempsey Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Hat Head

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hat Head is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hat Head National Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Brighton Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
    • Little Bay Beach (11.8 mi / 19 km)
    • Horseshoe Bay Beach (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
    • Arakoon National Park (12 mi / 19.4 km)
    • Trial Bay Gaol (12.4 mi / 20 km)