EcOasis Resort has six beautiful Chalets nestled in the pristine and ancient world of Northern New South Wales hinterland, on 45 hectares of sub-tropical rainforest where native flora and fauna abound, and an abundance of bush, rainforest and wildlife is at your front door.
Each two storey studio chalet surrounds you in understated elegance and comfort. Designed so you experience nature, they are positioned so you have complete privacy. Beautiful. Healing. Empowering. Serene. Perfect. >> Visit EcOasis Resort
Usually located on rainforest or bush blocks, Eco Lodges and Nature Retreats may be accredited under NEAP*, or they choose to adhere to the general Code of Practice for Ecotourism Operators, with environmentally friendly accomodation, facilities and measures in place.
These often include: recycling program, energy-efficient light globes, use of environmentally friendly cleaning products, low-flow toilets (standard dual flush here in Australia) and low flow showerheads, vege garden, on-site rainwater harvesting and solar grid connect power generation.
Many operators also participate in environmental conservation and rehabilitation programs, and/or educational or scientific monitoring programs. Passive activities like bushwalking and bird watching will generally be available on site. Most hosts will also have a library of relevant books and local information. Tariff is indicative only (per night/off peak).
Ecotourism Australia Ecotourism Certified Operator
(The National Ecotourism Accreditation Program)
Nine spacious and comfortable self-contained cottages are set in the seclusion of 16 hectares (35 acres) of remnant coastal rainforest, dry heath and ti tree wetlands. Native birds and animals abound in this oasis just 3 kilometres from the hustle and bustle of Byron Bay (Wheelchair and pet friendly). From AUD $140
Surrounded by 25 acres of beautiful sub-tropical landscape, this fully self contained accommodation with quality appointments throughout, offers outdoor living and fantastic views, just 10 minutes to Byron Bay and Bangalow. Pet friendly. From 1-2 guests to groups of 6 (3 in each cottage). Luxury, comfort and beauty – regardless of your budget. From AUD $140 per night, min. 2 nights
This couples only, national and international award winning rainforest retreat is set in old growth rainforest with World Heritage National Park on three sides. Just 13 private architect-designed luxury bungalows, all with double spa baths and rainforest views, are placed discreetly in a spectacularly pristine Australian rainforest. From AUD $375 p.n. to $655 p.n. midweek, 2 night min.
Weekends and school holidays only: Enjoy an Ecotourism Accredited working cattle farm, when you get a group of 20 plus family or friends together, and have the whole resort to yourself self catering!
Bushwalking and bird watching available, with bass fishing in the local river and dam. Optional archery, wildlife canoeing safaris and horse trail riding available during Xmas school holidays and long weekends. From AUD $90 pp + personalised POA
Hosanna is a 100-acre family and dog friendly farmstay offering a range of affordable accommodation options, including comfortable cabins, "safari huts" to suit families, couples and singles, bush camping and a primative camping ground. Facilities include communal amenities, a wood fired sauna next to our swimming and kayaking dam, and optional paid farm activities. From AUD $12 pp camping to $150 for cabins Day visitors welcome - $.
Just 5 minutes drive to Pottsville Beach, Mango Tree Cottage is a relaxing, peaceful 2 bedroom retreat set on 6 acres, sleeping 1-6 people comfortably. Take in the undulating hills from the deck while listening for black cockatoos, owls, geese, and look out for the occasional wallaby. Rainwater harvesting and onsite greywater collection and dispersel onto our orchard. We are kids, wheelchair, and pet friendly. From $165 pn. 2 night min.
Perfect for a honeymoon, special occasion or romantic holiday, the architect designed two storey studio chalets are immaculately furnished for complete comfort, relaxation and privacy. Spacious living areas feature innovative use of glass and eco timber, each with a with fully equipped state-of-the-art gourmet kitchen. Weekend, midweek and pampering packages available. From AUD $375 p.n.
Choose from a spa cabin, or 1 and 2br self contained villa apartments for 2-6 guests, set on 40 hectares of bush with panoramic mountain views in the Byron hinterland, just 4 minutes to Bangalow and 15 minutes to Byron Bay. Massage, pamper and beauty treatments also available.
Modern farm accommodation that offers fun farm holidays for families where you can collect eggs, milk a cow, feed baby animals, go horse riding and much more! Choose from self contained family eco-cabins or homestead guest suites with kitchettes.