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Overview of Discovery Parks – Ballina

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Discovery Parks – Ballina

4.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationShelly Beach16 min walk
    AirportBallina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway)14 min drive
    Popular LocationTallow Beach27 min drive
    Popular LocationKings Beach31 min drive

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Superior 2 Bedroom Cabin - Sleeps 6

5/5 guest room rating
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Bunk Beds

Deluxe 3 Bedroom Cabin

5/5 guest room rating
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 9
  • 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Bunk Beds

Economy Studio Cabin

5/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior 2 Bedroom Cabin - Pet Friendly

  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Bunk Bed

Deluxe 2 Bedroom Waterfront Cabin

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 20 sq m
  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Deluxe 3 Bedroom Waterfront Cabin

  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 9
  • 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Bunk Beds

Economy Cabin

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Bunk Beds

Deluxe 2 Bedroom Cabin

5/5 guest room rating
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Queen Bed, 1 Single Bunk Bed and 1 Single Bed

Deluxe 2 Bedroom Access Cabin

  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Bunk Beds

Standard Studio Cabin

5/5 guest room rating
  • Resort view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bunk Bed

About this area


Located in Ballina, Discovery Parks – Ballina is near the beach. Ballina Golf Club and Lake Ainsworth Sport and Recreation Centre are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Tallow Beach and Ballina Nature Reserve. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Ballina Racecourse or Ballina Jockey Club. Guests love the holiday park's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lighthouse Beach - 10 min walk
  • Shelly Beach - 16 min walk
  • Ballina Golf Club - 9 min drive
  • Tallow Beach - 27 min drive
  • Kings Beach - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway) - 14 min drive


  • Lighthouse Beach Cafe - 10 min walk
  • The belle general - 18 min walk
  • The Bean Bank Coffee House - 5 min drive
  • Ballina Gallery Cafe - 5 min drive
  • Mumtaj Indian Restaurant - 5 min drive

About this property

Discovery Parks – Ballina

Luxury Ballina holiday park in East Ballina with free parking
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free holiday park has a fitness centre and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include an arcade/games room, express check-out and barbecues. All 50 holiday parks feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and TVs. Guests will also find coffee makers.
Discovery Parks – Ballina offers 50 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Accommodation at this 4.5-star holiday park has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves, kitchenware and utensils and coffee/tea makers.
Recreational amenities at the holiday park include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free secured self-parking on site

Things to do

  • Arcade/games room
  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning


  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Deck or patio

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 0.9 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Property is also known as

Ballina Lakeside Holiday Park Aspen Parks Cabin
Lakeside Holiday Park Aspen Parks Cabin
Discovery Parks Ballina Cabin
Lakeside Holiday Park Aspen Parks
Discovery Parks Ballina
Discovery Parks – Ballina Holiday Park
Discovery Parks – Ballina East Ballina
Discovery Parks – Ballina Holiday Park East Ballina

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Discovery Parks – Ballina and receive a full refund?
Yes, Discovery Parks – Ballina offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Discovery Parks – Ballina cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Discovery Parks – Ballina?
As of 20 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Discovery Parks – Ballina on 3 May 2021 start from NZ$129, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Discovery Parks – Ballina have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Discovery Parks – Ballina pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Discovery Parks – Ballina?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Discovery Parks – Ballina?
Check-in begins at 2:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Discovery Parks – Ballina?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee.
Where is Discovery Parks – Ballina located?
Located in East Ballina, this luxury holiday park is within 1 mile (2 km) of Lighthouse Beach and Shelly Beach. Angels Beach and Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 248 out of 490 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 169 out of 490 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 45 out of 490 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 20 out of 490 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 490 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Awesome place and friendly staff :) Recommend the beach front cabin. We were lucky enough to hear live music travel across the water on a Sunday arvo
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Really a great place and we received a free upgrade due to 6 people.The one which I booked was small so they upgraded. Really beautiful place with Shaws lake beside.We are just to North Wall and it’s absolutely stunning.Will rebook here
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The place was extremely large for a cabin, the stay exceeded our expectations.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

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