Welcome to the Arts Factory Lodge Byron Bay - an essential part of your Journey! The 'Arts Factory' was created in the 70's by hippies and local and international artists, in the 80's it was an internationally recognised rock and roll venue. The 'Birthplace' of much of the fame and spirit of Byron Bay, The Arts Factory Lodge still maintains that original spirit today. Come and relax in our enchanted 5 acre, subtropical haven. Laze by the pool, swing in the hammocks and soak up the friendly atmosphere for which we are universally famous.