Situated on the shores of Lake Jindabyne, this town is bustling alpine hub during the winter months. As the gateway to the NSW Snowy Mountains, Jindabyne is a short drive from both Thredbo and Perisher and is an ideal base for your ski holiday.
Jindabyne offers a range of accommodation options, with excellent value for money holiday options. Your money will go much further in Jindabyne compared to on snow accommodation options in Thredbo or Perisher - so if you are looking for a cheap ski holiday, this is the place to find it!The town also offers lots of speciality shops, an indoor swimming pool, restaurants and great night spots. Quite popular with young people and home base for many seasonal resort staff, Wednesday nights and Saturday nights are the times to be out on the town in Jindabyne.Jindabyne is 30 minutes from Thredbo via the Alpine Way. To reach Perisher, you can drive via Kosciuszko Road to the resort, or take the Alpine Way to Bullocks Flat, where the Skitube (mountain railway) will take you the rest of the journey. This is an ideal way to avoid having to carry chains and driving in snowy conditions.
Why Go to Jindabyne?
- Access to 2 Resorts- Stay in Jindabyne and you can choose to ski Thredbo or Perisher. For better value for money, get a multiday pass to one resort. For variety, pay as you go.
- Cheap Accommodation – Ski Lodges, apartments and hotels in Jindabyne are much cheaper than in Thredbo or Perisher
- Great Atmosphere - The bustling town offers great shopping, dining and nightlife. Try the Lake Jindabyne Hotel (LJH) or Brumby Bar for a night out.