If you’re a bona fide road trip fan or a family of caravanning enthusiasts planning to explore the length of Western Australia’s beaches from the north to the south coast, then we’ve got you covered as far as seaside locations go.
After all, you’ll be needing breaks once in a while and need access to safe, clean and conveniently located caravan holiday parks on the white sand beach.
So, before heading out, here are 6 of the best beachside caravan parks in Western Australia where you can park your vehicle, freshen up, relax, and do some exploring.
Located along Red Bluff Beach Road in Kalbarri, Kalbarri Red Bluff Tourist Park offers stunning views of the Indian Ocean and has direct access to Red Bluff beach. It’s also close to the well-known Kalbarri National Park, meaning you can take in both the beach life and forest life to their fullest.
Beachside views right from the holiday unit balcony at Kalbarri Red Bluff Tourist Park.
Aside from the luxurious holiday units featuring a kitchen and bathroom, Kalbarri Red Bluff Tourist Park provides powered en-suite sites that include a shower, toilet and storage space. All accommodation options were built quite recently - so they’re in excellent condition. Book your accommodation in Kalbarri now.
Air-conditioning, barbecue area, camp kitchen, credit card facilities, drinking water, water filling station, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, pet-friendly, powered sites, tourist information.
The ruggedly beautiful Kalbarri National Park stretches over a 186,000-hectare area and is one of Western Australia’s most popular parks.
Here, you can take leisurely strolls along several coastal cliffs or go hiking on more challenging trails. Don’t forget to take fabulous pictures of the park from the Kalbarri Skywalk and take a selfie at the iconic Nature’s Window. Of course, you can always go beachfront camping while staying close to the tourist park.
Your home away from home and off the camper, Horrocks Beach Caravan Park is one of the most popular caravan parks near the beach. It is located in the coastal town of Horrocks – between Kalbarri and Geraldton. Here, you can spend lazy mornings and relaxing evenings breathing in the ocean breeze.
Horrocks Beach Caravan Park is just a stones throw from the beachside.
Aside from comfortable holiday units, there are also caravan and camping sites at Horrocks Beach Caravan Park for those who enjoy roughing it out. All based right near the beach, you’ll wake up to the beautiful sea breeze and calm swimming waters as they hit the beachline.
Ablution amenities block, air-conditioning, barbecue area, clothesline, credit card facilities, drinking water, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, pet-friendly, powered sites, sewer dump point, shady sites, shop kiosk and tourist information.
Being a traditional camping and fishing village from as early as the mid-19th century, water activities like swimming, windsurfing and fishing are popular things to do in Horrocks. Sample the best fish and chips in WA; shop at the Horrocks Beach General Store; play golf, lawn bowls, tennis or basketball; or go four-wheel driving to Little Bay or Bowes River mouth; or explore the Willygully Caves.
Geraldton Belair Gardens Caravan Park is located at the Marine Terrace in the city of Geraldton, around 250 metres away from the beach. The waterfront location is one of the best of any holiday park, meaning you can enjoy breathtaking views of the ocean whilst being close to local attractions.
Enjoy a coastal adventure up north at Geraldton Belair Gardens Caravan Park.
Geraldton Belair Gardens Caravan Park lets you choose from holiday units, cabins, and caravan and camping sites. Based close to the town centre, it’s the perfect central location to book your Geraldton stay.
Ablution amenities block, accessible accommodation, air-conditioning, barbecue area, camp kitchen, clothesline, credit card facilities, drinking water, free Wi-Fi, games room, laundry facilities, pet-friendly, playgrounds, powered sites, sewer dump point, shady sites, shop kiosk, swimming pool access, Tesla recharge point, tourist information.
At Geraldton, you’re practically spoilt for choice when it comes to the many activities you can choose from. Learn more about the city’s history and architecture at the Spanish missionary-style Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Cathedral, the Western Australian Maritime Museum and Moore Point Lighthouse.
Go exploring at the Yamaji trails, Ellendale Pool, the pink Hutt Lagoon and Greenough Wildlife Park or diving to see the many shipwrecks at the Abrolhos Islands. You can also immerse yourself in the coastal city’s street art and local bar and café scene, or just go swimming at the beach.
Just a stone’s throw away from the beach, Jurien Bay Tourist Park is the largest of the caravan parks on the coast at Jurien Bay. Here, you can simply lounge around and take in the breathtaking ocean views if you’re feeling a bit lazy, or stay for the lovely sunsets.
Make the most of summer in Jurien Bay Tourist Park's beachside location.
Jurien Bay Tourist Park features holiday units as well as caravan and camping sites. You can view the full range of accommodation options and view availability online.
Ablution amenities block, accessible accommodation, air-conditioning, barbecue area, camp kitchen, clothesline, credit card facilities, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, pet-friendly, powered sites, sewer dump point, shady sites, Tesla recharge point, tourist information.
Aside from being a popular holiday and fishing destination, you can embark on a gastronomic tour of the different restaurants at Jurien Bay.
If you love hiking or cycling, head to the 15-kilometre bituminized Turquoise Way trail. If you have kids, you could also book a sea lion tour and swim up close with these cute marine animals. If you love fishing, go for a fishing charter.
Meanwhile, adrenaline junkies can embark on extreme adventures like skydiving or surfing.
The strategically located Esperance Bay Holiday Park is only a 5- to 10-minute walk from the town centre and about two minutes away from the beach. Well-known in the area, Esperance Bay Holiday Park is perfect for families and couples seeking a relaxing stay near the beach.
A quick minutes' walk to the beach from Esperance Bay Holiday Park.
You have four accommodation options to choose from at Esperance Bay Holiday Park: holiday units, cabins, a heritage chalet, and caravan and camping sites. If you’re planning to visit during the warmer summer months, book in advance as accommodation fills up fast.
Ablution amenities block, air-conditioning, barbecue area, camp kitchen, clothesline, credit card facilities, drinking water, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, pet-friendly, playgrounds, powered sites, sewer dump point, tourist information.
Aside from being the site of the Stokes National Park, which is a birdwatcher’s paradise, the seemingly quiet town of Esperance is actually a treasure trove of fascinating places. Here, you can go beachside camping, fish and snorkel at Shoal Cape, or head to Stokes Inlet – one of the most beautiful estuaries in Western Australia.
You can also head to the 2.8-kilometre long (one way) Stokes Heritage Walk Trail which is a walking track that’s also wheelchair accessible. Other interesting places in Esperance include the Margaret Cove, Torradup Inlet and Moir Homestead Ruins. Meanwhile, the Cape Le Grand National Park is just 30 minutes east of Esperance.
Located along the Bussell Highway in the city of Busselton, Busselton Lazy Days Caravan Park is about 10 minutes away from the beach. This caravan park is well-loved for its friendly and warm service, and the many trees providing shade to caravan parkgoers and their vehicles.
A quick skip over the main road and you'll be relaxing beachside in Busselton.
Lazy Days Caravan Park have park homes, van accommodation, and caravan and camping sites all available at a family-friendly price point. Book accommodation online or call them direct for the best prices.
Ablution amenities block, air-conditioning, kitchen, credit card facilities, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, pet-friendly, powered and unpowered sites, shady sites, tourist information.
Fascinated with marine life but don’t know how to dive or swim?
Why not take an undersea walk at the Busselton Jetty and witness the richness of ocean life in this part of WA. You can also observe Busselton marine life without the need to get wet by taking the Underwater Observatory tour. Immerse yourself in art, culture and history at the ArtGeo Cultural Complex, or head to the Shelter Brewing Co for some specialty beers and homegrown cider.
For adventurers, you can test your bow and arrow skills at Busselton Archery Park, or visit the Ludlow Tuart Forest just outside Busselton where you can go base jumping, ziplining, climbing and swinging like Tarzan.
As you can see, there are plenty of beachside holiday destinations available to those wanting to see many of the white sandy beaches in Western Australia.
Whether it’s enjoying the nearby nature-filled scenery of national parks, exploring the marine life by snorkelling in crystal clear waters or even more, these beachside camping areas have a lot to offer.
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What types of accommodation are available at Kalbarri Red Bluff Tourist Park and Horrocks Beach Caravan Park?
At Kalbarri Red Bluff Tourist Park, visitors can choose from luxurious holiday units featuring a kitchen and bathroom, or powered en-suite sites that include a shower, toilet and storage space.
At Horrocks Beach Caravan Park, visitors can choose from comfortable holiday units, as well as caravan and camping sites based near the beach.
What are some of the things to do in Geraldton and Jurien Bay?
Some of the things to do in Geraldton include exploring the city’s history and architecture, going on the Yamaji trails, visiting the Western Australian Maritime Museum and Moore Point Lighthouse, and going diving to see the many shipwrecks at the Abrolhos Islands.
In Jurien Bay, visitors can embark on a gastronomic tour of the different restaurants, go hiking or cycling on the Turquoise Way trail, go fishing, or go skydiving or surfing.
What facilities can you expect at Esperance Bay Holiday Park and Busselton Lazy Days Caravan Park?
Esperance Bay Holiday Park and Busselton Lazy Days Caravan Park offer a range of facilities for visitors, including ablution amenities blocks, air-conditioning, barbecue areas, camp kitchens, credit card facilities, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, pet-friendly accommodations, powered sites, and tourist information centers.