Smugglers on the Beach is a beachfront property, located a short 5-minute drive from Coffs Harbor city center. All apartments have patios or balconies opening out to the tropical gardens, some with pool views.

Each apartment at Smugglers On The Beach features reverse cycle air-conditioning, a large flat-screen TV, DVD player and fully equipped kitchen.

Resort facilities include a solar-heated swimming pool, children’s wading pool, covered and fully-equipped barbecue area, half-size tennis court and free WiFi hotspot.

Smugglers on the Beach is a smoke free resort(smoking allowed in designated smoking areas only). Free undercover parking is provided. There is also a complimentary guest laundry on site with washing machines and dryers.

Guests can try fishing, surfing, diving, and snorkeling at Korora Beach. Smugglers on the Beach is 1.6 mi from The Big Banana and a short drive from other popular local attractions in Coffs Harbor.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Smugglers On The Beach has been welcoming guests since Nov 24, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Free Parking Available On Site


Tennis court

Golf course (within 2 miles)



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4 reasons to choose Smugglers On The Beach

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Diggers Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    4,100 feet from property
  • Campbells Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    5,050 feet from property
  • Park Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi we would like to arrive on a Friday night between 10pm to 11pm, do you have facilities to do a late check in? Thanks
    Hi, Yes we have a key safe at reception door which we use for all our late arrivals. We advise our guest of their code which they use for their key re...
    Answered on May 5, 2021
  • How close to the property are the nearest restaurants ?
    There are a selection of restaurants approximately 5 minutes drive from Smugglers on the Beach.
    Answered on August 31, 2020
  • is wi fi available in the units
    Yes - free wi-fi is available in all our units.
    Answered on September 27, 2020
  • Do you have a disability apartment, and we are 2 daughter's and our 86 yr old mum, do you have an apartment with 3 separate beds.
    We have one apartment (#16) which is access friendly with wider hallways, ramp access and wheel in shower. Please check availability before booking.
    Answered on July 2, 2020
  • The apartment has internet/wi-fi connection?
    Yes, we have a free wireless hotspot at the resort.
    Answered on April 5, 2020
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Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Resort Facilities at Smugglers On The Beach
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment
  • Snorkeling
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor
  • Open all year
  • Fenced pool
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
Pool 2 – outdoor
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules Smugglers On The Beach takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
AUD 20 per stay
Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed by request
AUD 20 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Smugglers On The Beach accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please be informed that a 3.7% surcharge applies to a payment made with American Express credit cards.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Smugglers On The Beach of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

FAQs about Smugglers On The Beach

  • Room options at Smugglers On The Beach include:

    • Apartment

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Smugglers On The Beach by:

    • Car 15min

  • Smugglers On The Beach is 2.9 miles from the center of Coffs Harbour.

  • The prices at Smugglers On The Beach may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Smugglers On The Beach is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Smugglers On The Beach offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Snorkeling
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Swimming pool
    • Tennis equipment
    • Beach

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Smugglers On The Beach.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.