Beach Cabins Merimbula is an ideal option for your next beach holiday. With the beach, bush and lake all just a stroll down the lawn, as well as our extensive facilities; you can enjoy the unspoilt natural beauty of our area whilst still being close to town. We have purposefully kept our park small and manageable, making it more personal and enjoyable for our guests. For more information about our park, see here.
If you are considering Merimbula for your next family holiday, see below for more information to “Stay, Dine and Do” whilst in our beautiful area.
Our Studio Cabins are ideal for couples: These one-roomed cabins are en-suite and are self-contained with kitchenette, fridge, microwave and TV. Click here for a short video showing the cabin layout. Pick from either a Beachfront setting with lovely ocean views, or a Park-setting (same cabin configuration, just without the views).
Alternatively, if you prefer more room, choose our 2-bedroom family cabins . These have 2 bedrooms with separate kitchen / living room and are situated on the beachfront side, lakeside, or park setting within the park. Click here for a short video showing the cabin layout.
Beach Cabins Merimbula is well set up for couples: Our Barbecue area, Pool and Communal room are centrally located in the park, with easy access from all cabins. For more info, see our Facilities page.
Barbecues: We have a central undercover barbecue area with 2 large hotplate bbqs as well as another 2 flame-grill bbqs outside our communal room.
Communal Room: Has a full-sized oven, fridge, microwave, coffee machine, books, board games and TV.
Pool: Our solar-heated pool is next to the Barbecue area in the middle of the park which is also conveniently close to the volleyball / badminton net for a quick cool down between games! Enjoy a cooling dip, or relax on one of our poolside sun lounges
Visitors to Merimbula have a range of delicious options to choose from when it comes to Restaurants, Cafes and Takeaway options. We have selected a few recommendations below. Click here for a detailed list, with their contact details.
Also, don’t forget the Eat Merimbula food festival in March, with local restaurants and food producers’ gourmet offerings on display for you to sample!
Ritzy Wine and Tapas Bar has a relaxed atmosphere with an excellent wine and beer list and a fantastic tapas menu.
Dulcies Café offers a cosy, relaxed pub-style setting with great music, excellent cocktails or beer / wine list, and arguably the best burgers on the coast! Sit in the pub / restaurant or under the trees outside.
Wheelers Seafood Restaurant and Oyster Bar is a perfect option for a special night out to enjoy Merimbula’s famous Sydney Rock Oysters at their Oyster Bar, or enjoy a meal from their extensive menu, including many seafood options.
The Wharf Restaurant is just around the corner from the Beach Cabins and has unbeatable views over Merimbula Bay. Enjoy a cocktail in the sun on their deck and an excellent meal from their extensive menu.
Pier One Bar and Grill has a cosy atmosphere and great food, overlooking Merimbula Lake from Market Street.
There are a range of other options, including the Clubs (Merimbula RSL and Club Sapphire) for excellent value-for-money dining, as well as many Takeaway restaurants to consider; many of whom will deliver directly to your cabin. Feel free to call in at reception for their details.
The Waterfront Café offers excellent brekkie and lunch options on the lakeside in town.
Bar Beach Kiosk (only 2 mins from the Beach Cabins) overlooks the iconic Bar Beach and is open from Oct – Apr.
Mormors Cafe is in a quaint shopping arcade where you can sit inside or under the trees outside
Cranky Café is across the bridge at Fishpen, opposite Main Beach and has either dine-in or takeaway options for brekkie or lunch.
Hungrys takeaway in town is well known for its fish and chips, burgers and delicious homemade pies
Another good option for fish and chips as well as burgers is Fishpen takeaway opposite Main Beach in Fishpen
For Thai food, Yummy Thai by Hot Wok is recommended
For Chinese takeaway (or to dine in) try the Dragon Lake restaurant on Beach St
For pizza takeaways (or dine-in options too) we recommend these restaurants: Grapevine Pizza and Duci’s Italian Restaurant
There are a multitude of options for couples to enjoy their holiday in Merimbula and the surrounding area. See our Explore page for more details; here are some suggestions:
Explore our Beaches and Lakes: Merimbula has a total of 6 beaches which are either surf or lakeside, giving you lots of options to find a sunny sheltered spot
Go whale watching: Witness the incredible Southern Migration of humpback whales from August to November, either from a whale-watching cruise, or from our front lawn! Read more here.
Take an Oyster tour: Learn more about the famous oysters grown in Merimbula and Pambula lakes and why they taste so good! Read more here.
Go for a Beach or Bush Walk: We have many short or longer walks on and around our pristine beaches, natural bush, lakes and headlands, many of which start at the Beach Cabins. Read more here.
Go Fishing: Surf, Rock, Lake or Charter fishing; we have options to suit from the beginner to the expert angler. See here for tips and hints.
Surfing, Kayaking and S.U.P: Whether you are advanced or beginner level, enjoy getting on the water in our surf or on our lakes.
Go for a bike ride: From beginner to advanced off-road tracks, we have bike rides to suit all ages and abilities
Go Bowling: Club Sapphire bowling club has a large undercover bowling facility perfect for a night of barefoot bowls
Book a gym session: Club Sapphire also has a well-equipped gym if you’re keen for a session on a rainy day
Sunday Markets: Have a browse around the Sunday markets in the area; check the timetable to see where this week’s market will be.
Take a Daytrip: Go on a leisurely drive up or down the coast and explore some beautiful villages, National Parks, historical sites, lighthouses and old whaling stations. Read more here.
Movie night: Take in a movie at our local cinema – don’t forget the popcorn!
Eden Killer Whale Museum: Learn about the early days of whaling in the beautiful port of Eden, just 25 minutes’ drive away
Experience some thrills and spills: Take a scenic flight (or learn to fly a plane!); take up Scuba diving, Sea Kayaking, try your hand at Paintball, or go horse riding in the mountains!