Comprised of several charming towns and villages, the Central Coast of New South Wales is of inclusive of Umina Beach, The Entrance, Avoca Beach, Terrigal and Ettalong Beach. The region’s laid-back atmosphere is undeniable, whether you're swimming, surfing, fishing or sailing, or simply relaxing at one of the many waterfront cafés or restaurants. As you drive along the coastline you’ll be rewarded with outstanding sightseeing opportunities such as numerous walking tracks, lookouts and beaches, all displaying natures wonder.
Your perfect base to explore the Central Coast is Mantra Ettalong Beach. You’ll be swept away by the peaceful vibe of this attractive waterfront accommodation, with a choice of Studio, 1 and 2 Bedroom Suites with spa baths and private balconies, boasting hinterland, pool or ocean views. Our expansive 3 Bedroom Penthouse features an eight-person Jacuzzi with views across to Broken Bay from your spacious balcony where you can dine alfresco while soaking in the beautiful scenery which surrounds you.
An interesting mix of activities and attractions are on offer throughout the area, from taking a leisurely stroll or enjoying a delectable café lunch along the picturesque foreshore, to catching the ferry to Palm Beach where Home and Away is filmed. Experience the vibrant Ettalong markets where local merchants showcase their wares from fresh fruit and vege, to an assortment of handmade arts and crafts, and be sure to catch a movie at Cinema Paradiso, a unique cinema designed with art deco, starlight, Italian or Mediterranean inspiration.
Continue your exploration of the Central Coast at Glenworth Valley where horse riding and outdoor adventure await, or head to the Australian Reptile Park to witness live animal shows, exhibits and tours with exotic reptiles from around the globe along with all of your favourite native Australian animals. It’s also worth stopping at The Entrance while on the Central Coast to watch Pelican’s being handfed – a daily event that has become one of the region’s most popular tourist attractions.