Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Broken Head

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Broken Head. This relaxing city has many special qualities. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Broken Head

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Broken Head a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Byron Bay Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Macadamia Castle (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Ballina Golf Club (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Teven Valley Golf Course (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Ballina Racecourse (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Broken Head

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Broken Head is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kings Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Tallow Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Lennox Head Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Arakwal National Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Killen Falls (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)

How to get to and around Broken Head

Fly into Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Lismore, NSW (LSY), which is 21.6 mi (34.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Broken Head?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 998 holiday lettings near Broken Head. From 524 Houses to 248 Condos/Apartments, 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 Broken Head is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kings Beach: 1,179 holiday lettings
  • Tallow Beach: 1,183 holiday lettings
  • Seven Mile Beach: 1,173 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum: 1,119 holiday lettings
  • Macadamia Castle: 1,184 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Broken 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 Houses in Broken Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 524 Houses in Broken Head. Our other popular types of Broken Head holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 248 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 57 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 Broken Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 397 holiday homes with pool available in Broken Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.