Destination guide

The beachside setting of Sapphire Beach is ready to explore

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Sapphire Beach. This relaxing and walkable city entices travellers with its bars and golfing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Sapphire Beach

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sapphire Beach 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:

  • Solitary Island Aquarium (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Big Banana Fun Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Tabatinga Family Fun Centre (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Dolphin Marine Magic (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Coffs Harbour Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Woolgoolga Creek Falls (7.4 mi / 12 km)

Seasonal weather in Sapphire Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sapphire Beach

Sapphire Beach is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sapphire Beach. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bruxner Park Flora Reserve (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Diggers Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Park Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • North Coast Botanic Gardens (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Jetty Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sapphire Beach

Fly into Coffs Harbour, NSW (CFS), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (11 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sapphire Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 333 holiday lettings around Sapphire Beach. From 148 houses to 97 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.

Can I rent a beachfront property in Sapphire Beach?

Clear waters, white sands and blue skies as your backdrop. If this sounds like your idea of the perfect holiday, now's your chance to really bliss out. There are 89 beachside rental properties to pick from. Alternatively, you might like trying another type of holiday setting. HomeAway has a wide range of options, including:

  • 83 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 49 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 47 shore-front holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Sapphire Beach?

Wave goodbye to standard, cookie-cutter hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — and all the space you could possibly need! There are 208 houses currently on HomeAway. Prices start at £44 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Apartment: 156 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £36 per night.
  • Villa: 34 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £71 per night.
  • Cottage: 30 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £60 per night.

Can I stay in Sapphire Beach in a large group?

Getaways with your friends and loved ones can be a lot of fun, particularly when you're under the same roof somewhere entirely new! If you'll be visiting with a large group, HomeAway can help you out. 45 house holiday rentals are ready to be booked. At the moment, they're the top option here for large groups. Rental properties in this area that are suitable for large groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we offer 88 properties perfect for that size. Book a night from just £59.
  • If you've got 5 in your squad, you'll be pleased to discover that there are 45 rental accommodation that are suitable. You can get one for as little as £60 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with 8 guests? We offer 45 properties for rent that will be perfect. Prices start from £74 per night.

So never fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your aunt, your cousins and all your mates to Sapphire Beach.