Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of West Ballina

Learn about the unique charm of West Ballina with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognised for its bars, bird watching and coffee shops. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around West Ballina

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that West Ballina has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ballina Racecourse (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Ballina Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Teven Valley Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Macadamia Castle (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Byron Bay Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Lismore Workers Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Ballina

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, West Ballina is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lighthouse Beach (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Shelly Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Killen Falls (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lennox Head Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Kings Beach (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around West Ballina

The nearest airport is in Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway), located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Lismore, NSW (LSY), which is 15.8 mi (25.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Ballina?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 185 holiday lettings around West Ballina. From 82 houses to 30 townhouses, 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 West Ballina? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in West Ballina. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens: 1,166 holiday lettings
  • Bangalow Historical Museum & Tea Rooms: 1,110 holiday lettings
  • Minyon Falls: 1,103 holiday lettings
  • Cape Byron Lighthouse: 1,126 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Golf Club: 949 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Ballina 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 West Ballina?

Yes, of course. offers 82 Houses in West Ballina. Our other popular types of West Ballina holiday rentals include:

  • Townhouses: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 54 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Ballina?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 69 holiday homes with pool available in West Ballina. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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