Byron Bay is bustling with accommodation that is perfect for a weekend trip to the Ocean Swim Classic. Whether you’re on a budget, looking to splash out or need somewhere family-friendly, we have found 3 of the best locations in the bay.
Looking for somewhere that doesn’t break the bank? Stay in comfort here!
Byron Sunseeker Motel

Comfortable and reasonable, Byron Sunseeker Motel - Byron Bay
Comfortable and reasonable, Byron Sunseeker Motel – Byron Bay

For an affordable night’s sleep book a room at Byron Sunseeker Motel. This friendly location offers comfortable studios, family rooms and cottages which are all priced competitively. If you are travelling to the area with your partner, we suggest you reserve the studio queen; this room includes a queen-sized bed, TV, air-conditioning, ensuite and a relaxing sofa for your comfort. Fully fitted with a microwave, bar fridge, toaster and tea and coffee making facilities, if you are visiting on a budget you can eat in rather than heading out to spend the big bucks. During your stay be sure to make good use of your private balcony, as well as the barbecue and pool area.
Where:100 Bangalow Road, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
If you’re travelling with the kids, make a reservation at this family-friendly location.
Outrigger Bay Apartments
Perfect for family's, Outrigger Bay Apartments - Byron Bay
Perfect for family’s, Outrigger Bay Apartments – Byron Bay

Outrigger Bay Apartments is the perfect location to stay with the kids while enjoying the Ocean Swim Classic. This location offers premium accommodation, which is completely family-friendly, topped off with friendly customer service that is second to none. Depending on how large your family is, choose from either two bedroom or three bedroom apartments. For a family of four, the smaller apartment is ideal, including one king/queen bed with two single beds as well as two balconies, a full kitchen, wi-fi, Foxtel and an air-conditioned lounge room.
This friendly location takes pride in making your family’s stay as pleasurable as possible so make sure your children take full advantage of the heated salt water pool, barbecue area and children’s toys. You can even hire a local babysitter through Outrigger Bay Apartments, so that you and your partner can enjoy a night off from the kids or a relaxing afternoon in the large outdoor spa tub. Haven’t got room for all the baby stuff? No worries! You can hire it all here at this fantastic Byron Bay location.
Where: 9-13 Shirley Street, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
For those of you who love premium and contemporary accommodation.
Atlantic Byron Bay
Stylish and luxurious, Atlantic Byron Bay - Byron Bay
Stylish and luxurious, Atlantic Byron Bay – Byron Bay

Located close to the popular Main Beach where the event finishes, Atlantic Byron Bay is a premium and tasteful location to spend a few nights. Tranquil and spacious, this spot is perfect for couples looking to escape the hustle of the outside world and retreat to pure relaxation. The decor in each room captures the very essence of the Byron Bay surf culture and the image of boutique guesthouses in the Caribbean.
Looking to splash out this weekend? Book the Tropical Room which comes complete with all the mod-cons for the perfect trip away. Leave your linen and hairdryer at home because this location provides all this and much more, including daily room service, a personal verandah, a spacious ensuite, a lap pool and air-conditioning to name a few. If you are looking for a light and airy space to retire to after the Ocean Swim Classic, make Atlantic Byron Bay your destination.
Where: 13 Marvell Street, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Where do you stay when visiting Byron Bay? We would love to hear in the comments below!
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