Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Byron Bay, NSW, AU that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $129 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Byron Bay. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Byron Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Byron Bay. This walkable city is known for its surfing, diving and snorkeling. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Byron Bay

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like surfing, swimming and biking. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Byron Bay has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Byron Bay Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Macadamia Castle (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Ballina Racecourse (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Club Byron (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Lake Ainsworth Sport and Recreation Centre (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Ballina Golf Club (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Byron Bay

Travelers enjoy Byron Bay for its surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 73°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Byron Bay

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Byron Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clarkes Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • The Pass (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Main Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Arakwal National Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Wategos Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Belongil Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Byron Bay

Fly into Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway), the closest airport, located 13.9 mi (22.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Lismore, NSW (LSY), which is 25.1 mi (40.5 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Byron Bay?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's a vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and head to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Byron Bay:

  • Make the most of conveniences like golf and towels at "We Are Closed Indefinitely. Sorry. Have A Great Year". Located around 25 miles from Byron Bay, this leading option has 4 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • "White Cedar Apartment" is another top pick, offering 1 bedroom, an iron and ironing board, WiFi and more. It's around 6 miles from Byron Bay.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Byron Bay vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Byron Bay?

Take a rain check on those household chores, because weekends were made for fun. Get cozy at one of these weekend getaways in and near Byron Bay and experience all the awesome things to do nearby:

  • "Beach House Right In Town" is a top-rated option around 1 mile south of the center of Byron Bay. There's no need to go far to find something interesting to do around this retreat. Pull out your map and head for Mebbin National Park and Mount Warning National Park. Activities like windsurfing and snorkeling will add the finishing touch to your mini getaway.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "5 Star Luxury @ Tweed Coast - Apartment In Peppers Resort And Spa". About 25 miles north of Byron Bay, fun activities around here include tennis and fishing. Rather go sightseeing? Pencil in a visit to South Kingscliff Beach and Cedar Walk Trailhead.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Byron Bay?

Studio apartments may be on the smaller side, but they pack a big punch when it comes to location and convenience. Throw your bags down at one of these top studio apartments in and around Byron Bay:

  • One of our favorite picks is "White Cedar Apartment". Book a few nights or longer at this popular abode and you'll have access to a microwave oven and pet-friendly services.
  • "5 Star Luxury @ Tweed Coast - Apartment In Peppers Resort And Spa" is another superb stay, offering all you need for the perfect Byron Bay vacation. Convenient amenities here include a heated pool and tennis.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Byron Bay?

Whether you're in search of a compact apartment for you and your other half or a guesthouse with space for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Byron Bay. These retreats make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

  • If you only need to stay a couple of nights, "Iluka Cottage Pet Friendly" is an excellent choice. It's not too far from the center of Byron Bay, so you'll be near lots of attractions.
  • Alternatively, spend a few relaxing nights at "Beachfront Luxury Resort Apartment". This conveniently located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Byron Bay?

Share your stay and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're organizing an action-packed getaway with your besties or a big family get-together, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and near Byron Bay:

  • A wealth of amenities including a kitchen and a garden make "A Perfect Stay - Gidgets House And Studio" a top pick. This generous getaway has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 people. From the center of Byron Bay, it's around 0.1 miles away to the southwest.
  • Nothing takes priority over being with the people you love, and "La Bella Vita - Walk To Byron Town - New Swim Spa Pool" makes it easy to do that. Located around 1 mile to the south of Byron Bay, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a garden are among the many amenities here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Byron Bay?

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Blow up your inflatable flamingo and browse these rental houses in or near Byron Bay that come with this vacation necessity:

  • Get your vacation on at "Beach House Right In Town", where your highest priority will be lounging by the pool. Amenities such as a fenced yard and a dining table help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • "A Perfect Stay - Gidgets House And Studio" is the kind of place you go to escape from it all and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. Towels and free toiletries are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfy.

Not sure how to pack your suitcase for your Byron Bay getaway? This popular destination has a humid subtropical climate. During the summer months, expect average temperatures of between 70 ºF and 80 ºF. Browse our selection of Byron Bay vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Byron Bay?

A family getaway should be about spending some quality time together and sharing new experiences. If you're after a home away from home that's big enough for all the gang, check out some of our large family vacation rentals in and around Byron Bay:

  • Located around 25 miles north of Byron Bay, "We Are Closed Indefinitely. Sorry. Have A Great Year" fits up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms. As well as plenty of space to sprawl out, amenities here include a toaster and nearby whale-watching activities.
  • Another popular home away from home is "Sea - Chelles Near The Beach". Around 25 miles north of Byron Bay, it features 3 bedrooms, room for up to 7 guests, a TV and a fridge.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Byron Bay?

Nothing is more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Byron Bay and create wonderful new memories with the ones you love the most:

  • "Cedar Cabin By The Beach - Byron Town Centre" - Enjoy quality time with your gang at this retreat, which is around 1 mile south of the center of Byron Bay. Childrens activities and pet-friendly facilities are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Private Cabin In Hidden Glade" - This cabin is another family favorite and is around 18 miles northwest of Byron Bay. Offering towels, a toaster and more, it'll get everyone's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Byron Bay vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Byron Bay?

Nothing says "VIP getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your favorite swimwear and enjoy a dip in the comfort and privacy of one of these roomy vacation homes in or near Byron Bay:

  • Unpack your bags at "Coco De Mer Beach Villa - Luxury Beach Front Villa" and look forward to lazy poolside days. This sprawling retreat has 4 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests and a range of other excellent amenities. A kitchen and a swimming pool are among them.
  • Alternatively, escape to "Grotta Mare - Summer Beach House With Pool", which has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. Along with that glorious pool at your beck and call inside, a swimming pool and a kitchen will keep everyone comfortable and happy.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more outstanding Byron Bay vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Byron Bay?

Often situated in prime positions due to their smaller footprint, a one-bedroom rental is a wise pick for one or two travelers. Check out Vrbo's range in or near Byron Bay:

  • Great things come in little packages, and "East Coast Escapes | Studio105" is a fantastic example of this. This one-bedroom vacation rental is just a short distance from the center and includes amenities like a garden and a TV.
  • "The Cape At Wategos - Lodging In Paradise" is another comfortable one-bedroom escape also a hop, skip and a jump from the center. When you're not out exploring the area's top attractions, enjoy a beach view, mountain views and more.