Discover a selection of 253 vacation rentals in Nelly Bay, QLD, 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 kitchens. Prices start at $39 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Nelly Bay. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Nelly Bay

The island views and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Nelly Bay. This relaxing city is known for its spas, coffeehouses and boating. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Nelly Bay

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Nelly Bay a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Magnetic Island Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • The Strand (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • ReefHQ Aquarium (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Billabong Sanctuary (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Australian Institute of Marine Science (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Nelly Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Nelly Bay. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Magnetic Island National Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Magnetic Island (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Horseshoe Bay Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Radical Bay (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Jezzine Barracks (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • The Strand (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Nelly Bay

The nearest airport is in Townsville, QLD (TSV), located 8.3 mi (13.4 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Nelly Bay, QLD, AU?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 253 vacation rentals around Nelly Bay. From 88 house rentals to 121 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Nelly Bay?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Nelly Bay. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Massage on Magnetic: 340 vacation rentals
  • Horseshoe Bay Beach: 340 vacation rentals
  • Radical Bay: 340 vacation rentals
  • Anderson Park Botanical Gardens: 340 vacation rentals
  • Townsville Station: 340 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nelly Bay listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Nelly Bay?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 88 Houses in Nelly Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nelly Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 121 rentals available
  • Villas: 17 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nelly Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 191 vacation rentals with pool available in Nelly Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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