Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your South Ballina getaway

Learn about the unique charm of South Ballina with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. 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 South Ballina

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes South Ballina a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ballina Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Ballina Racecourse (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Teven Valley Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Macadamia Castle (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Byron Bay Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of South Ballina

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in South Ballina. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lighthouse Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Shelly Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Lennox Head Beach (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Killen Falls (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Kings Beach (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)

Transportation to and around South Ballina

Fly into Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway), the closest airport, located 3.4 mi (5.5 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 18.6 mi (30 km) away.

Where to stay around South Ballina?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 196 holiday lettings near South Ballina. From 96 Houses to 62 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 South Ballina is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Ballina Golf Club: 952 holiday lettings
  • Tallow Beach: 1,128 holiday lettings
  • Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum: 1,065 holiday lettings
  • Evans Head Visitor Information Centre: 123 holiday lettings
  • Macadamia Castle: 1,128 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 96 Houses in South Ballina. Our other popular types of South Ballina holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 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 South Ballina?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 74 holiday homes with pool available in South Ballina. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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