NSW Beach Houses | Sydney City List

Here in NSW we are blessed with quite a spectacular coastline. North and south of Sydney are tons of bustling and quaint seaside villages, some ultra-famous (we’re looking at you Byron Bay), some up and coming (oh hey, Yamba), and some undiscovered spots perfect for a summer vacation. quiet summer or cozy winter beach escapes.

Sure, you can stay home and head to somewhere on the sand in Bondi and Tamarama this season, but sometimes a trip, sand in your toes and a sea breeze in your hair, can make all the difference. On that note, keep scrolling for the best beach houses in NSW to book this summer.

Barranca: Maison Marlu

Jervis Bay

From the same team behind the Barranca Farm Stay in the Kangaroo Valley, this south coast beach house is a magical place for a summer getaway. Perfect for large groups and families, there are five bedrooms divided into two self-contained spaces. The property is set in 20 acres of beautiful bushland – and you’ll be treated to views of peaceful towering gums, visiting birds and the occasional wallaby or two. The house has been outfitted with MCM House furniture, a Beefeater BBQ and an outdoor shower to rinse off after a day at the beach. Speaking of which, you are a short drive or bike ride away from the famous white sand beaches of Jervis Bay. Book your stay here.

Talm Beach House

Anna’s Bay

You’ll never want to leave Talm in Anna Bay again. This beach house takes its name from the Afrikaans word for “linger”, the unobstructed views of the ocean and the Talm rock pool will certainly draw you into the light-filled interiors. With two living areas, a private courtyard, and sweeping coastal views, this two-story home offers the best indoor-outdoor getaways for families, a couples retreat, or road trips with friends. Book your stay here.


Beach of the caves

Just a 200 meter walk from the legendary caves of Caves Beach, this classic two-story beach house has it all. There is a swimming pool, a fully equipped children’s area with a playroom and bunk beds, a fire pit and spacious outdoor dining areas. Book your stay here.


Callala Beach

With a cool Hamptons aesthetic and a huge backyard opening out to the sands of Callala Beach, this sprawling coastal abode is another beach house to add to your wish list. Shearwater sleeps up to 12 people across five bedrooms; there’s an outdoor barbecue kitchen, complimentary kayaks, luxury Appelles amenities in the bathrooms, a parents’ lounge and a games room. Book your stay here.

Yamba beach house


With stunning views of Main Beach and Lovers Point, this Yamba beach house looks like something out of a ’90s rom-com or Taylor Swift album cover. Built in the 1950s, it’s brimming with retro beach charm, you can soak up the sea breezes and all the summer nostalgia while sipping Chardonnay on the balcony as the sun sets. Adding to the view and ambiance, there is a spacious living room and kitchen, one bedroom with a queen bed and the second with bunk beds for children. Book your stay here.

Villa Salina

Callala Beach

Villa Salina offers beach lifestyle in spades. From direct beach access to Balinese-inspired decor and picture-perfect views of the gleaming white sands and sparkling waters of Callala Beach, there’s a lot to love about this south coast location. Another perfect option for groups and families, there are four spacious bedrooms. Some open onto a leafy central courtyard, others onto the backyard and the beach beyond. Small, house-trained puppies are welcome, and all beach accessories—towels, umbrellas, buckets, and shovels—are provided. Book your stay here.


Boomerang Beach

Designed by architects Kersti & Stuart Faulkner and featured in vogue magazine, this beautiful beach house is on four levels of perfect seaside luxury. The property features two retreat-style king-size bedrooms (among five spacious suites in total), a giant Carrara marble soaking tub, an elevated pool, expansive sun terraces, and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors and windows with view of the beach outside. Book your stay here.

The court house

Falcon’s nest

Hawks Nest is the magical little seaside village on the north side of Port Stephens – and The Courtyard House is a whole new reason to visit. This off-grid architecturally designed eco home is seamlessly integrated into the surrounding coastal bushland and wrapped around a central garden, filling the kitchen and bedrooms with natural light. It is also close to both Hawks Nest beaches (Jimmy’s Beach on the harbor side and Bennetts Beach for the surf). Book your stay here.

The still

Shoal Bay

In Shoal Bay, The Still is a renovated four bedroom home with lots of natural light, wooden floors and designer furniture. The property can accommodate up to eight people; Shoal Bay beach is a short drive away and you are only minutes from the Shoal Bay Country Club. The owners recommend sunset drinks on the back balcony. Book your stay here.

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