The only thing better than playing in Port Stephens is staying in Port Stephens. The Bay Sailing Centre is situated close to a wide range of holiday accommodation options to suit all budgets.

The four-star Bannisters Port Stephens resort is located immediately behind the Bay Sailing Centre and offers unspoilt natural beauty and endless views from its range of suites. It is home to celebrity chef Rick Stein’s signature restaurant, along with the Cheeky Dog pub and eatery.

Within easy walking distance is the BIG4 Ingenia Holidays Soldiers Point holiday park (122 Soldiers Point Road, Soldiers Point) offering powered caravan sites and family-friendly cabins. Also nearby is Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, adjacent to Soldiers Point Marina. It has self-contained villas, glamping tents and a limited number of caravan sites. Phone 4988 0990, or for more options see

Port Stephens Accommodation and Winning Holidays are leading agencies for home and unit rentals, from budget stays through to top-end luxury waterfront homes.