These NRMA Holiday Parks In NSW Are The Perfect Summer Holiday For Families

By: Rosie Stevens, ellaslist

At ellaslist, we’re big fans of the good, straight-forward, know-where-we-stand holiday park. For us, they make some of the best getaways—situated in picturesque locations but with resort-style facilities and at an affordable price. As the days get longer and the sun shines brighter—what more could you really ask for?

If you’re only just recovering from Halloween and have barely thought about Christmas let alone looked at planning a holiday—panic not. Summer is well and truly calling, and these NSW holiday parks are begging to be booked. All feature a range of accommodation options including self-contained cabins, as well as caravan and camping sites; meaning you can camp beneath the stars, bring along the van or relax in a cabin with family and friends.

With parks close to home and others further afield to suit every families requirements, here’s where to kick back with your loved ones this summer.

NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park

Looking for a more local escape from the daily grind? This park is set on Narrabeen Lake in the Northern Beaches of Sydney, and even though you don’t have to go far, it will make you feel a million miles away from the city.

With everything you need on-site to keep the kids entertained (as well as a bounty of beautiful nearby beaches and lakes), including a water park, children's playground and kids and family games, you’ll be hard pressed to find fault with this staycation-ready resort. 

More information here.

NRMA Ocean Beach Holiday Resort

Set on the beachfront of Umina just 1.5 hours north of Sydney, this slice of serenity on the Central Coast is the perfect place for the family to relax and unwind. Ideal for a busy family that simply wants to spend some quality time together, the resort offers fun for every age—with heated resort pools and spas, a waterpark, a playground, jumping pillow, go-karts and a plethora of kids’ activities.

More information here.

NRMA Stockton Beach Holiday Park

Located about 2.5hrs north of Sydney lies this utter gem in Newcastle. Just a short ferry ride across the river from the city centre, this park brings you secluded beachfront living and easy city access all in one fell swoop. 

Featuring an excellent patrolled swimming beach along with great fishing and surfing, it’s the perfect place for a beachside getaway—and for families with furry children as well as human ones; it’s also pet-friendly! *Cue hallelujah music*. 

More information here.

NRMA Murramarang Beachfront Holiday Resort

In just over 4 hours by car from Sydney on the South Coast of NSW, you and the family can pull up at a nature-lovers paradise; surrounded by national park and overlooking unspoiled beachfront. The stunning ocean frontage looks out to the pristine waters of Beagle Bay, and you’ll find a range of waterfront accommodation plus caravan and camping sites. 

With unrivalled facilities, Murramarang resort is complete with a kids club in select school holidays, a children's playground, mini water park, on-site kiosk, bicycles and go-karts for hire and a fully licensed restaurant, Beach Bistro, with gorgeous garden terraces.

More information here.

NRMA Merimbula Beach Holiday Resort

This award-winning holiday resort promises abounding family fun, with endless activities for the kids, magical ocean views and more.

A sand volleyball court, Whale’s Tail Waterpark, children’s playground, kids club activities and entertainment plus a large resort-style pool complex and children’s wading pool and water fountain mean that there is absolutely no excuse for boredom at this far-South Coast resort. 

More information here.


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