With holiday travel restrictions to be lifted from June 1, it’s time to start planning your next NSW escape.
Ready for a holiday? We are too. After so much time at home, we thought everyone could use a good dose of luxe travel inspo. And with holiday travel restrictions lifted from June 1, there’s never been a better time to start planning. So, here are our favourite luxe accommodation in NSW to book!
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Bangalay Luxury Villas are set against the stunning backdrop of Seven Mile Beach, Bangalay Sand Forest and Shoalhaven Heads Golf Course, offering 16 architecturally designed villas featuring privacy and contemporary style that effortlessly blends nature and the finer details. You’ll be spoilt for choice with activities including horse-riding on the beach, visiting wineries, hanging ten on the pump tracks or skate park, going for beautiful bushwalks in the Bangalay National Park and so much more. Plus, the on-site Bangalay Dining offers a premium restaurant experience, including an Oyster Experience with oysters from one of the first families in the region to commercially farm oysters, a native dining experience with canapes, cocktails and gin, gourmet picnic hampers and even a 6-Course Degustation (or a 3-Course for in-room dining!). Find out more here.
As far as relaxed coastal vibes go, this luxe retreat is one of the best. Nestled just a 10-minute drive from the heart o Avalon, this luxe 3-bedroom villa sleeps up to 8 guests (perfect for an intimate getaway!). Blending beach and treetop views, this beautiful rustic-chic home comes with a swimming pool, alfresco dining area and is just a quick drive from 4 top-notch beaches. Find out more here.
Just over an hour’s drive from the CBD you’ll find the historic Cattai suburb on the banks of the Hawkesbury River. Built by renowned architect Timothy Moon, the luxe Villa Surin is a slice of paradise. Set on a 141-acre property surrounded by lush tree plantations, get ready to relax in style at this beautiful spot. With 5 bedrooms this spacious retreat is perfect for up to 11 guests, with sea views, gardens and lotus-filled ponds to explore. Find out more here.
Head south and you’ll find the iconic Ocean Farm in Gerringong. This beautiful modern farmhouse is perfect for a secluded escape with up to 12 guests, with rainforest and trails to explore. There’s plenty of beaches to visit plus a stunning infinity pool to take a dip in. Find out more here.
Set on 22-acres of rainforest just outside of Byron Bay, Soma is an unmissable modern hinterland home. In fact, you can bring up to 20 guests to this epic spot, making it the perfect luxe escape to book in NSW. From floor to ceiling windows that frame the stunning surroundings to freshwater pools and even a yoga dome, live your best life at this lavish escape. Find out more here.
Just a 90-minute drive from Sydney, Pretty Beach House is an intimate and laidback accommodation experience in the heart of the Bouddi National Park. With four pavilions ready to sleep up to 8 guests, experience fine gastronomic all-inclusive hospitality. With a day spa on-site and natural beauty all around, this is one of the most unique spots to escape to in NSW. Find out more here.