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Backpackers Holiday Village is situated in the centre of all the action Byron Bay has to offer.

Depending on your style, you will find an activity perfect for you. Byron Bay is one of the world’s most famous surf destinations, so why not try your hand at surfing? Too physical for you? Then take a leisurely stroll up to the lighthouse to watch the dolphins or the humpback whales on their migrational path (seasonal).

If you feel like being social, then head out to one of Byron Bay’s many hot spots. With many international acts choosing Byron Bay as stops on their Australian tours, there is always something exciting happening!

Holiday Village

At Holiday Village we offer a wide range of activities without leaving the resort! Whether you feel like chilling by the pool or joining in, in a game of volleyball, we have you covered.

We’ve also got you covered when you want to head out. Take a ride on one of our free bikes to explore Byron or borrow a surfboard and try your luck at surfing the world famous Main Beach.

  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Pool
  • BBQ’s
  • Surfboard/body board hire (free)
  • Bike hire (free)

Adrenaline Junkies

For those of you who like to get the blood pumping, Byron Bay has a wide variety of sports and activities to keep you happy. Try sky diving or hang gliding over the lighthouse.

If you are a surfer, Byron Bay has a handful of world class waves in our backyard. Ask at the front desk for more info.

 

  • Skydiving
  • Surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Hang gliding
  • SUP’ing
  • Mountain bike adventures

Exploring

Byron Bay and the surrounding area is beautiful! There are many things to see and do while visiting the Bay.

Depending on the time of year, you can watch the migration of the majestic humpback whale, climb the largest mountain in the area, Mount Warning or try kayaking with the dolphins.

  • Day tours
  • Nimbin tours
  • Lighthouse walk
  • Sea kayaking
  • Whale watching (seasonal)
  • Bush walking
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Horse riding

Relaxing

Some days, you just need to cruise. Travelling can be exhausting, so every now and then, you need a day off. We’ve got you covered here too.

Chill by the pool or take a stroll down town and grab a coffee. Main Beach is 5 mins walk away to take in some sun bathing.

  • Relax by the pool
  • Sun bathing
  • Swimming
  • Day Spas
  • TV Room
  • Cafe’s

Festivals

Byron Bay is famous for its festivals and live music scene. Every year the worlds best artists hit town for 3 of the largest festivals in Australia.

Byron Bay Blues Festival is held every Easter over 5 days. If you’re into Blues and Roots music, this is a must!

Splendour In The Grass, held in July, is Australia’s leading music festival with acts like Smashing Pumpkin, Outkast  and Mumford & Sons to name a few!

The Falls Festival is held over 3 days including New Years Eve! Similar acts to Splendour, last years line-up included Vampire Weekend, London Grammar & Chet Faker!

 

  • Byron Bay Blues Festival (Easter)
  • Splendour In The Grass (July)
  • Fall Festival (New Years period)

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation offering 4-6-8 share dorms, double and private rooms and en suite options. We also offer a self contained apartments.

FACILITIES

The amenities you may also enjoy are Extreme Travel tour desk, the pool and spa, volleyball/basketball courts and the BBQ area.

LOCATION

Centrally located on the main street of Byron Bay. Only a short walk or bike ride to Byron Bay’s beautiful Main Beach, Wategos, Clarkes and The Wreck beaches.

Byron Bay's premier backpacker hostel