From budget to luxury accommodation, for large groups and everything in between, the Sapphire Coast has it covered. Accommodation can be booked through Merimbula Visitor Information Centre. For information on where to stay and what to do, call or email.
Merimbula Visitor Information Centre
Phone: 02 6495 1129
Freecall: 1800 150 457
The Sapphire Coast is halfway between Melbourne and Sydney, on the far south coast of New South Wales. By car, it is only a 3 hour drive from Canberra via Cooma or a 6-7 hour drive from either Melbourne or Sydney.
The Merimbula airport offers flights to Sydney and Merimbula, with daily service by Regional Express. Free Spirit Airlines also offers a service to Melbourne. The airport has excellent facilities including a cafe, parking, car rental and taxi services.
CountryLink, VLine and Premier Motor Service provide regular coach services from Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra, local bus services can get you around once you're here, or there are numerous car rental companies to rent a car and explore the wonders of the Sapphire Coast.
Self drive and touring options abound with coastal drives along the Princes Highway, Sapphire Coast Drive and the Tathra-Bermagui Road or discover the hinterland and country delights of artisan trails, food and wine or rolling green valleys and country delights.