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The 6 Best Eden Caravan Parks (Holiday Parks) in 2024

The 6 Best Eden Caravan Parks (Holiday Parks) in 2024

Eden is a beautiful coastal town on the Sapphire Coast of NSW, known as one of the best places for whale watching in Australia. Other than spotting majestic whales in Eden, you can unwind and relax on immaculate beaches and explore breathtaking coastal landscapes in the nearby Beowa National Park. Either way, Eden offers both relaxation and adventure. In this article, you’ll discover the best caravan parks (holiday parks) in Eden for a memorable trip away. For sure, these caravan parks provide some of the best accommodation in Eden, NSW.

Eden Caravan Parks (Holiday Parks)

After a fun day of coastal activities in Eden, nothing beats returning to your picturesque caravan park to unwind. Better yet, you might spend all day at a caravan park in Eden, enjoying on-site activities or simply soaking in the beautiful natural setting from your cabin, caravan or tent.

Be it a romantic getaway, a camping trip with your mates or a family holiday in Eden, there are six excellent caravan parks in the area to guarantee a comfortable stay and a good time. With this in mind, let’s look at these six caravan parks in Eden and help you discover which one is best for you.

A caravan park in Eden, NSW.
A caravan park in Eden, NSW, Australia

Quick Pick: Top 3 Eden Caravan Parks

Don’t have enough time to read this entire article? No problems! Below, we’ve handpicked the three best caravan parks (which also act as the best holiday parks) in Eden, NSW.

The Best Caravan Parks in Eden, NSW

In this article, we’ll provide an overview of each caravan park in Eden. That way, you’ll know what to expect during your stay. For more information about each holiday park, including current prices, availability and offers, a full list of facilities and amenities, or to read Eden caravan park reviews, we recommend that you head straight to Booking.com. Otherwise, continue reading below to find a caravan park in Eden that suits you best.

Bear in mind, that if you want to book a caravan or camping site at one of these caravan parks in Eden, you’ll have to contact the property directly. Otherwise, it’s possible to book all other types of accommodation at these caravan parks in Eden, such as cabins and villas on Booking.com.

For your convenience, we’ve made an interactive Eden caravan parks map, showing where each of them is located.

1. Eden Gateway Holiday Park

Eden Gateway Holiday Park is one of the best caravan parks in Eden, NSW. Located in the heart of the town, it’s conveniently located near the main hub of clubs, pubs and shops. Yet, you’re perfectly based to explore nearby natural attractions along the enchanting Sapphire Coast.

This holiday park offers a range of powered caravan and ensuite sites, unpowered camping sites, cabins and villas. In terms of accommodation, you can choose from budget-friendly cabins to luxurious family-size villas. Certainly, this range of accommodation ensures this caravan park in Eden is a great choice for couples, groups of friends or the whole family, who want to enjoy a relaxing holiday.

As you’d expect for a popular and highly-rated caravan park, it has an impressive list of facilities and amenities. In fact, the on-site facilities and activities are so good, you may spend your entire holiday without leaving the caravan park.

Click here to check the current rates and availability for Eden Gateway Holiday Park.

Stay at Eden Gateway Holiday Park

A living space inside a caravan park in Eden
  • Swimming pool, large games room and playground
  • Wheelchair-accessible accommodation is available
  • Pet-friendly cabins and caravan/camping sites
Cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Eden Gateway Holiday Park
A bedroom inside cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Eden Gateway Holiday Park
A pool at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Eden Gateway Holiday Park

2. Discovery Parks Eden

Discovery Parks Eden (AKA Discovery Holiday Park Eden) is another popular caravan park in Eden, NSW. Located just south of the town of Eden over the Nullica River, this caravan park is beautifully located next to Boydtown Beach. So, you’re just a short stroll away from one of the most pristine beaches along the Sapphire Coast. Yet, you’re just a short drive away from the main streets of Eden. You’re also a short drive from the spectacular Green Cape area of Beowa National Park, where you’ll find hidden beaches and natural wonders.

Discovery Parks Eden offers a variety of accommodation to suit a range of holiday preferences. When it comes to beachfront cabins in Eden, certainly, this caravan park has some of the best. From economy one-bedroom cabins to luxury waterfront two-bedroom cabins, this caravan park has it all. In terms of caravanning and camping, there are basic and deluxe powered sites as well as ensuite sites. So, whether you’re a couple on a shoestring budget or a family wanting top-of-the-range comfort, there will be accommodation to your liking at this holiday park in Eden.

Like most Discovery Parks holiday parks in New South Wales and Australia, Discovery Parks Eden is well-equipped with all the bells and whistles regarding expected facilities and amenities. Of particular note, are its sports facilities, swimming pool and water park.

FYI – Discovery Parks Eden was formerly called Twofold Bay Beach and also BIG4 Discovery Parks Eden.

Click here to check the current rates and availability for Discovery Parks Eden.

Stay at Discovery Parks Eden

A balcony of a cabin at a caravan park in Eden
  • Swimming pool, water park and camp kitchen
  • Wheelchair accessibility throughout the park
  • Pet-friendly accommodation available
Cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Discovery Parks Eden
A bedroom inside cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Discovery Parks Eden
A pool at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Discovery Parks Eden

3. Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront

Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront is uniquely located between the towns of Eden and Boydtown, nestled between the breathtaking Twofold Bay and Shadrack Creek. Located on the water’s edge and within close proximity of the town of Eden, you get the best of both worlds by staying at this caravan park. You’re just a short walk from the creek or beach, where you can enjoy a host of fun activities such as fishing, kayaking, boating and surfing. Yet, you’re just a short drive from the shops, cafes, restaurants and whale watching spots in Eden.

One of the best things about the accommodation at this caravan park is its variety to suit all budgets. From standard cabins to deluxe chalets, there is accommodation that’ll hit all of the right notes when it comes to pricing. When it comes to camping in a caravan park in Eden, Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront also has some of the best variety of camping sites. You can choose from unpowered sites, powered tent sites, powered caravan sites, powered beachfront caravan sites, ensuite sites and deluxe ensuite sites.

Similar to other Ingenia Holiday caravan parks on the East Coast of Australia, Eden Beachfront has an exhaustive list of facilities, amenities and activities. So, there is something to keep the kids as well as the adults entertained.

Click here to check the current rates and availability for Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront.

Stay at Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront

An outdoor BBQ area at a caravan park in Eden, NSW
  • Tennis and volleyball courts
  • Wheelchair-accessible accommodation/facilities
  • Pet-friendly cabin and caravan/camping sites
Cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront
A bedroom inside cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront
Views of the water from cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Ingenia Holidays Eden Beachfront

4. Boydtown Beach Holiday Park

Sharing a similar natural setting to Discovery Parks Eden, Boydtown Beach Holiday Park is beautifully located on the shores of Twofold Bay. Featuring superb beach frontage, this holiday park offers extremely tranquil vibes and unbeatable views of the Sapphire Coast. You’ll even enjoy uninterrupted views across the bay to Eden, which is a convenient short drive away.

Regarding accommodation, this holiday park has charming cabins and a rustic split-level studio (Tiny Home), which are most suitable for families. When it comes to Eden camping grounds, the sites at Boydtown Beach Holiday Park are impressive. There are both large open-plan unpowered sites and powered sites, for both caravanning and camping. So, whether you want to lodge, camp or take the caravan, Boydtown Beach Holiday Park is well set up to suit all tastes and budgets.

In terms of facilities and amenities, this holiday park doesn’t have all the best and whistles. Despite not having a swimming pool, sports facilities or a children’s playground, it has a noteworthy mini-farm as well as a spacious undercover BBQ area and modern camp kitchen. Certainly, these features ensure a unique experience for kids as well as a comfortable camping experience for all.

Click here to check the current rates and availability for Boydtown Beach Holiday Park.

Stay at Boydtown Beach Holiday Park

A BBQ area at a caravan park in Eden, NSW
  • Undercover BBQ area, new camp kitchen and mini farm
  • Pet-friendly powered and unpowered sites
  • Wheelchair-accessible facilities
Cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Boydtown Beach Holiday Park
A bedroom inside cabin accommodation at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Boydtown Beach Holiday Park
Facilities at a caravan park (holiday park) in Eden called Boydtown Beach Holiday Park

5. Reflections Holiday Parks Eden

Featuring a waterfront location, Reflections Holiday Parks Eden is one of the most scenic caravan parks in the area. Perched between Lake Curalo and Aslings Beach, an abundance of watersports is on your doorstep, whether it be kayaking, fishing or swimming. But, the town of Eden is just a stone’s throw away, so you can recharge in a glorious natural setting that isn’t too far from the amenities of a coastal town. For sure, its beautiful yet convenient location will ensure a comfortable and memorable trip with your partner, friends or family.

Boasting economy and deluxe cabins as well as powered sites for caravans and unpowered sites for pitching a tent, this caravan park will surely have accommodation that ticks all of the boxes. So, will you choose a home away from home in one of the modern cabins? Or, will it be a generously sized powered or unpowered site for a spot of caravanning or camping?

Without being overly luxurious, Reflections Holiday Parks Eden has all of the essential facilities and amenities for a comfortable stay lodging or camping. Of particular note, the caravan park is renowned for having friendly staff, so you’ll experience a warm welcome upon your arrival.

Click here to check the current rates and availability for Reflections Holiday Parks Eden.

Stay at Reflections Holiday Parks Eden

A cabin at a caravan park in Eden
  • Beautiful lake- and beach-side accommodation
  • Dog-friendly accommodation and camping
  • Wheelchair-accessible facilities

6. Garden of Eden Caravan Park

Last but not least, the cleverly named Garden of Eden Caravan Park is another popular place to stay in Eden, NSW. Located across the road from Eden Gateway Holiday Park, Garden of Eden Caravan Park is also conveniently located in the town of Eden near the main shops and restaurants. Despite its location in town, the caravan park is set amongst landscaped gardens, luscious lawns and large trees, creating a natural oasis. You’re also just a short distance from the Lake Curalo Boardwalk, which leads to Aslings Beach.

Garden of Eden Caravan Park offers a range of villas and cabins, accommodating couples and large families or groups of friends. On top of that, the spacious grounds at the caravan park are home to many large caravan and camping sites. So, whether it’s a getaway with your partner or a large travelling group, there will be suitable accommodation. Additionally, this caravan park is pet-friendly.

FYI – there is a wheelchair-accessible amenities block, but none of the cabins or villas are listed as accessible.

Click here to check the current rates and availability for Garden of Eden Caravan Park.

Eden Caravan Parks That Are Pet-Friendly

All six of these Eden caravan parks in NSW are dog-friendly and pet-friendly. Of course, each caravan park has its own unique pet policy. So, if you plan on bringing your pet on holiday with you, make sure to contact the caravan park in advance to ensure you book a pet-friendly accommodation or site.

Other Accommodation in Eden NSW

Would you prefer to stay in a hotel, holiday resort or motel? Other than having excellent caravan parks, there are loads of highly-rated accommodation options in Eden, NSW. Below, we’ve handpicked the best accommodation in Eden.

If you had to twist our arm to choose the best of the best, we think the best motel accommodation is Eden Motel and the best hotel and resort is Seahorse Inn Hotel and Villas.

Things to Do in Eden

By reading this article, choosing accommodation in Eden should be very clear-cut. Perhaps, you may still be unsure of exactly what to do in Eden. As mentioned, Eden is famous for its excellent location for whale watching. There is even an Eden Whale Festival, which is an annual event usually in mid-October, based around the southern migration of whales. Indeed, the best time to visit Eden for whale watching is between September and November.

Otherwise, Eden is a fantastic base to explore the underrated Beowa National Park (formerly Ben Boyd National Park). Featuring many untouched beaches and natural wonders such as The Pinnacles, you’ll want to include visiting Beowa National Park in your itinerary.

For more information about the best thing to do in Eden, feel free to read our guides listed below.

Beck and Dan smiling near a multi-coloured cliff face called The Pinnacles next to the ocean
The Pinnacles, Beowa National Park

Things to Do on the Sapphire Coast

The Sapphire Coast is packed with many gorgeous stretches of coast. Other than Eden, you should explore other towns, national parks and beaches along the dazzling Sapphire Coast. Check out our guides below for more details about the best places to visit on the Sapphire Coast of NSW.

Beck at Horse Head Rock
Horse Head Rock

Other South Coast NSW Accommodation Guides

The South Coast of NSW is perfect for an epic road trip, whether you’re driving or caravanning along the Princes Highway. While there are loads of beautiful destinations along the South Coast where you can easily spend an entire holiday. Whether you’re road trippin’ with your mates or going on a family holiday, you’ll need to suss out places to stay on your travels. Feel free to use our other South Coast NSW accommodation guides to plan your memorable coastal getaway.

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We acknowledge and respect the First Nations people as the Traditional Custodians of the land/water that we visited and recognise that sovereignty was never ceded.

Daniel Piggott

Physiotherapist turned travel blogger, Dan is a keen hiker, natural wonder seeker and world traveller. He loves writing travel guides to help his readers explore the most beautiful destinations in the world.

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