Destination guide

The friendly area of Ballina awaits your stay

The riverfront and beaches create a pretty picture of Ballina. Travellers especially like the shopping, restaurants and spas in this welcoming and relaxing city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ballina

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Ballina a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ballina Racecourse (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Ballina Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Teven Valley Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Macadamia Castle (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Byron Bay Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Lismore Workers Golf Club (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Ballina

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

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ballina

Travellers love Ballina for its stunning river views and pristine beaches. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ballina is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lighthouse Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Shelly Beach (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Lennox Head Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Killen Falls (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Kings Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ballina

Fly into Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway), the closest airport, located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Lismore, NSW (LSY), which is 18.1 mi (29.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ballina?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 396 holiday lettings around Ballina. From 233 Houses to 22 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 Ballina?

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

  • Ballina Visitor Information Centre: 1,145 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Fair Shopping Centre: 1,089 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum: 1,143 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Racecourse: 1,058 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Jockey Club: 1,063 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 233 Houses in Ballina. Our other popular types of Ballina holiday rentals include:

  • Townhouses: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 29 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ballina?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 162 holiday homes with pool available in Ballina. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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