Many of the best Coffs Harbour Resorts are situated on the beaches north of the city renowned as having the best climate in Australia.
Coffs Harbour really is a spectacular location and sits at the bottom of a massive rain forest wilderness area the size of some small countries and right by the sparkling Pacific. The wonderful grassy headland make an idyllic home for lots of kangaroos which are easy to spot at places like Emerald Beach.
Located halfway between Sydney and Brisbane, the city, or better yet the beaches, make an excellent spot to jump off and enjoy the nearby mountain escarpments ,near 100 km of beaches or the islands of the marine national park.
As far as the best weather to go to Coffs Harbour pretty well every month enjoys reasonable weather. Coffs Harbour doesn't have the reputation of having the best weather in the world for nothing. March and April are the wettest months but expect some rain overnight at any time in this green oasis.
If you are planning to swim a lot than winter water temperatures are likely not warm enough. Water temperatures get down to 18C in August but warm up to about 24C in Midsummer. Summer and especially the period from Boxing Day oto when the kids go back around February is peak time.
The Luxury Resort Bliss team spent a few days around Coffs Harbour recently to check things out and find the best resorts. In the area nestled along the shoreline with a rain forest backdrop and a long drive to the busy busy of the nearest capital cities lies this great resort "hot spot".
This great little place is only a few minutes from town and located where you can hear the waves crash against the shore. Well worth making the booking.
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This 4 star Coffs Harbour resort has a 9 hole golf course, will serve you a cocktail and provide a nice relaxing atmosphere to relax or enjoy time with your family.
This is one of the older resorts in Coffs Harbour and while not yet passed it's glory days, it has not really continued to improve and generally receives average to good reviews.
Attractions like the sandy beach, the pool with good slides to keep some families returning however. If you like the look of it and get a good deal then go for it.
I stayed at this eco-friendly resort recently during a road trip up the NSW beaches and loved it. Large kangaroos hop around the resort and mingle with the guests, there is a magnificent beach on hand, and the setting with little lagoons around is spectacular. Certainly also a surprise to see such a lot of activities and family things to do in what really is a resort caravan park, but with a big range of more luxurious villas, cabins and sites.
As well as having kids activities all year round they have their own golf course, a huge resort pool and spa complex, archery, tennis courts, soccer fields and a host of other activities.
If you happen to arrive in school holidays you are sure to find the swathes of kids and teenagers running the place overwhelming (if you're not bringing them along yourself). But what an opportunity for them to make memories hanging out with their new friends in a safe and secluded 110 acre environment.
As for the restaurant, my wife commented that she would frequent it often if she lived in the area.
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A great Coffs Harbour resort accommodation option, BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort is well suited to families and couples.
Located on Diggers Beach, you can keep active with the tennis courts, multiple swimming pools, and a spa.
I had the chance to stay at a nearby resort recently and the area is truly spectacular. A lovely eco environment with a great big sandy surf beach to explore.
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Grassy areas and a clean environment attract families looking for a golf or beach vacation to this resort. Lots of room to move with 3 pools, kids club and more at this 4 star, 170 room resort on the beach at Coffs. More good than excellent reviews which perhaps has a little to do with the value for money.
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