Sample Local Culture
See naval museums, visit the beach, or go snorkeling
Located on the banks of the picturesque Richmond River, the hotel is within easy walking distance to shops, restaurants and swimming beaches. Visit nearby Byron Bay for world-class dining, shopping, surfing, and sightseeing. The Northern Rivers boasts world-class beaches, the world’s largest tract of subtropical rainforest, historic villages, superb dolphin and whale watching, rolling green hills, and exotic fruit farms. See the nearby maze at Amaze n Place, the history on display at Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, and the beauty of Lighthouse Beach. Mystical statues and beautiful crystals await at Crystal Castle, or take a scenic drive to Byron Bay to swim, snorkel, or dive in aquamarine waters.