10 Best Yurts Near Byron Bay, Australia


Byron Bay is no doubt one of Australia’s top beach destinations. Its many beaches promise golden sands, warm waters and a lively surfing scene. Some of its must-visit beaches are Main Beach, Clarkes Beach and Wategos Beach. A walk up to the iconic Cape Byron Lighthouse is a great way to admire the incredible coastal vistas on offer. Nature lovers will also enjoy exploring Cape Byron Marine Park, Nightcap National Park and Arakwal National Park. If you are looking to take a break from the hubbub of city life, then glamping is an excellent way to enjoy nature with minimum fuss. Read on for our curated list of best yurts near Byron Bay, Australia, and start planning your trip.

1. Sofia Yurt (from USD 77)

Sofia Yurt gives off a serene and minimalistic vibe. The yurt is situated within an animal sanctuary-style estate, so you will be surrounded by luxurious foliage and hear sounds of wildlife and creeks flowing by. It is located close to the main house but has full privacy.

Inside, the yurt provides all essentials including a small kitchenette and two queen-size beds. Bathroom facilities are in a separate block.

Sofia Yurt is particularly great if you are looking for an off-the-grid vacation. Cell phone connectivity is not available, but WiFi access is provided outside the yurt.

Sofia Yurt - Rainforest Retreat, Byron Hinterland
Goonengerry, New South Wales, Australia
142 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no ac but ceiling fan is present
fresh fruit yougurt & honey from the the bees for breakfast
breakfast is prepared lovingly from mostly homegrown and healthy ingredients
we had access to their yoga/meditation room which was amazing
the place is clean with fresh linen and towels provided
facilities were clean and sufficient
basic amenities supplied very clean bathroom area
daniel and jasmine are wonderful hosts
daniel is a friendly and welcoming host
host was very responsive to repairs
daniel is a great host and we loved our time there
daniel and his family are very kind
lovely property close to crystal castle
a must try for anyone looking at a relaxing place near byron bay
lovely place out and away from the noise of daily life
perfect for our family getaway and so close to some amazing destinations
it’s a very sweet place
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2. Authentic Mongolian yurt with ample amenities (from USD 61)

With its tranquil setting, this yurt promises rejuvenating days surrounded by nature. Located within a macadamia farm, it sits at a vantage point overlooking green hinterlands.

The yurt features building materials sourced from Mongolia and has been refurbished with chic French styling. Inside, you will find a queen-size bed, a sofa bed, a comfy seating area and a small kitchen with all essentials. Thanks to the WiFi access you will remain connected with the outer world.

Byron Bay Hinterland Luxury Yurt Escape Terracota
Eureka, New South Wales, Australia
45 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
what we loved about this space was how communal it is very comfortable & large surprisingly
justine is a wonderful host - very helpful and clearly a great interior designer
the hosts were perfect and my friend literally bought a book on interior design on the way home
it’s a great little spot to be situated with easy access to nightcap national park
elegantly furnished comfortable yurt in a quiet relaxing location
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3. Comfy yurt with hot tub access (from USD 138)

Beautiful views of lush valleys and excellent amenities are the top features of this yurt. Its well-furnished interiors include a kitchen, a queen-size bed as well as lounges.

After a long day at the beaches, you will enjoy soaking in the hot tub or getting in a few laps at the swimming pool. Afterwards, relax with a cookout with your companions on the private deck which provides sweeping views of the hinterland. However, do note that the pool and the hot tub are shared.

The yurt is cosy all through the year as it offers a reverse-cycle air conditioner. An extra perk that guests love is the complimentary breakfast every morning.

Byron Hinterland yurt
Clunes, New South Wales, Australia
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast was a nice touch and the view from the pool area was magnificent
beautiful views swimming pool & spa making this hinterland retreat…idyllic
it has breathtaking views of the valley as does the swimming pool at the main house
it was clean and had everything we needed for a really nice relaxing weekend away
she couldn’t have been more welcoming and helpful
stephen is friendly and accommodating
a beautiful location for a weekend away
beautiful location which is quiet and provides total relaxation a host that communicates well
it’s so quiet and peaceful
a fantastic place to stay fun and different
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4. Welcoming yurt with undisturbed tranquillity (from USD 94)

Tucked away in a private section of the property, this yurt will help you unplug and spend a few days of peaceful isolation amidst nature. It offers no WiFi and has limited cell reception.

The yurt’s comfy interiors give off a home-like feel and provide all major amenities including a well-equipped kitchen. An outdoor washroom adjoins the yurt. Pick out a book from its library to enjoy a quiet time.

At your doorstep, you’ll find a waterfront deck with patio furniture facing a pond.

Peaceful Yurt nestled within nature
Uki, New South Wales, Australia
67 reviews Superhost
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
incredibly comfortable space surrounded by nature and probably the best shower that i have ever experienced
great space to get away from the buisy-ness of life and no wifi is great
a beautiful space amazing shower and surrounds tucked away in nature
awesome experience you will absolutely love the shower area and the interior is just so well done
and the bathroom is off -the-chart fantastic
cleanliness was outstanding and the shower just magical
the place was really clean and well set up
beautiful location things stayed quite damp during the wet and didn’t dry very well eg towels
jesse is a very thoughtful host
lots of charm and the friendly hosts bob and alonna make it feel like home
the host was great with communication and even the horse was kind and friendly
the cows were super friendly photos do not do it justice
the shower is also one of a kind
the location is amazing it was incredibly peaceful
amazing location and comfortable stay with everything you need
unique and peaceful place very close to the nature
this place is so warm and relaxing such a great get away tucked away in a gorgeous nature spot
perfect place if you want a place to recharge away from a bustling world
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Other glamping accommodations near Byron Bay, Australia

5. Tallaringa Private Luxury Camping (from USD 253)

Enjoy a glamping experience par excellence with this option located on an estate in Tweed Valley. You will find your days filled with exciting activities that the campsite offers exclusively for its guests including outdoor movies, star gazing, board games and painting. In the evenings, light up the bonfire for roasting s'mores and relaxed chatting! If you want to unwind by yourself, the yurt offers an outdoor bubble bathtub which you can avail of for extra charges.

Inside, the yurt lacks nothing by way of creature comforts including a comfy bed, seasonal air-conditioning, and a TV. A full kitchen is available for guests’ use in a closeby barn that doubles as a games lounge. The bathroom complex too comes separately, set a few steps away from the yurt.

Tallaringa Private Luxury Camping
Nunderi, New South Wales, Australia
201 reviews Superhost
Dome 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing stay at a magical place even bigger than the photos and has a lovely new hot shower
the shower and bathrooms were very clean and new
the tent was very nice clean and cozy
beautiful property the host is amazing and very accomodating
jo and lily were so hospitable and made our stay so easy and enjoyable
we really enjoyed our stay and jo is an excellent host
jo and her daughter were very friendly and extremely accommodating
jo and lily are excellent super host and have created a magical experience with their campsite
the place us ideal to completely unwind
we really appreciate the thoughtfulness and have surely recommended this place to many others
our best getaway experience ever will definitely recommend this place to our friends and we’ll come back again soon
it is a nice getaway from the city and the perfect place to relax at
jo’s place was the perfect stay for our wedding anniversary
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6. Howling Wolf (from USD 106)

Howling Wolf is a self-contained glamping option that is an oasis of tranquillity. This yurt is set amid lush meadows and comes with a gamut of modern conveniences.

The deck on which the yurt sits is a wonderful spot to enjoy the scenic vistas and beautiful sunsets. For entertainment, a Bluetooth sound system, books and board games are offered. The deck also encompasses a kitchen and a bathroom facility. For those occasions when you want some outdoor fun, a picnic rug, beach umbrella and firepit are on hand.

The accommodation offers solar-powered electricity and WiFi.

Howling Wolf, a wildly beautiful glamping getaway!
Federal, New South Wales, Australia
18 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
an amazing experience super clean and well thought out
wonderful hosts as well we loved our time here
the host was very friendly and the place has an amazing view
close enough to towns for convenience but far enough away for the tranquility we needed
amazing location nicola thought it everything to make our stay more enjoyable
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7. Quiet retreat with awesome views (from USD 75)

You will feel your daily worries melting away as you savour the calm and quietude of this location. Soothing green landscapes stretch all around this fully private tent that sits atop a deck inside a farmstead. The tent provides sleeping and lounging space, while bathroom facilities are provided 40 m (131 ft) away.

Enjoy the gorgeous setting to the full with al fresco dining and cookouts at the outdoor dining area which also has a barbeque grill. Replace your daily grind for a few days with restful rambles around the grounds and in-season fruit pickings.

With WiFi access, you will remain connected with the outside world. Alstonville is just around nine minutes away by car so you are never far from city comforts.

Glamping in Byron Bay Hinterland
Alstonvale, New South Wales, Australia
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
host was easy to communicate with also and very helpful :)
lovely hosts definitely need a car up there
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8. Sioux Tipi (from USD 64)

Spend a few days cosied up with your loved ones at this comfy tipi. Green grounds surround you providing undisturbed calm. Enjoy a picnic during the day, and then in the evening relax by the firepit or lie down on the grass to gaze at the night sky. Inside, the tipi has timber flooring and a latex mattress. It also includes a basic kitchen for quick meals.

For those chilly evenings, fire up the chiminea though you will have to bring your own wood. The bathroom facilities come separately and include an outdoor shower.

Brunswick Sioux Tipi - Romantic
Brunswick Heads, New South Wales, Australia
478 reviews
Tipi 1 Bed 4 Guests

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
its a eco friendly stay with solar light and compost toilet
we loved the set up of the teepee and outdoor bathroom and shower
it was nice to have a kitchen in the teepee to do some cooking
the tipy was pretty much what was on the photos the bathroom was really nice
we loved the outdoor shower with a beautiful view of mt chincogan and the indoor fireplace
so relaxing linen was clean and fresh
the tipi is well equip well decorated and very clean
loved the tipi - it was huge and very comfortable and clean
multiple fires and friendly dogs great linen and comfy bed - real glamping and clean inside
the host is a very sweet lady
the friendly dogs gave us company the bathroom was magical
had a great stay grounds are beautiful and the host was very accommodating
we’re pretty easy going and airbnb hosts ourselves
the compost toilet might not be very user friendly like the regular ones
place was so romantic and cute
i highly recommend this location for a romantic stay with your partner
i would definitely recommend for those looking for a quiet and romantic get away
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9. Dome-style tent amid nature (from USD 79)

This geodesic dome will bring you close to nature. Soak up the glory of starry nights through the large skylight that’ll give you direct views of the beautiful sky. Its transparent walls on the other hand showcase the woodsy surroundings. The dome sits on a raised deck which is the perfect place for a cookout. A private bathroom block is available nearby. WiFi access is provided to keep you connected to your loved ones.

Tranquility Glamping Byron Bay Hinterland
Alstonvale, New South Wales, Australia
6 reviews  Wifi Available
Dome 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
lovely host and unique stay
super attentive and kind host with plenty of local knowledge
nice place for take a break and disconnect of the noise of the busy city
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10. Coast Farm Glamping (from USD 90)

Plan a relaxed camping trip with your family or friends at Coast Farm. Here, up to eight bell tents can be set up, so it’s suitable for large groups as well as intimate getaways. The tents are simply furnished with airbeds.

The main shed which adjoins the tents provides all essential amenities. You will find here a full kitchen, outdoor dining, a deck for relaxation as well as a bathroom block. Nearby is a grassy meadow with valley views that’s ideal for the picnics you’re planning. The campsite is in Cudgen, a short distance away from Kingscliff and Cabarita Beaches.

Coast Farm Glamping - eastern valley views +(shed)
Cudgen, New South Wales, Australia
48 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 16 Guests

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good shower comfortable tents and great communal sitting areas perfect for lazy afternoons
good facilities for those travelling without camping equipment but want to enjoy bbqs and the outdoor experience
the place was very clean and tidy
justine was a great host
justine was an excellent host
nice hosts and beautiful landscape
justine was such a lovely host and so accomodating
an excellent host extremely helpful and attentive
beautiful quiet place so close to town
amazing location a great spot for an awesome weekend away
great location to beaches and restaurants
location is great and they look after the guests
really great environment and close to shops & beach
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Plan a glamping trip to remember

A nature break is a surefire way to recharge yourself. Surround yourself with verdant surroundings and peaceful solitude by choosing one of these stunning yurts near Byron Bay, Australia.

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