Destination guide

Have a luxurious retreat with North Adelaide beach holidays

If you’re looking for a luxurious beach holiday, North Adelaide is the perfect place. The affluent area is filled with upscale restaurants, designer boutiques, heritage pubs and fun attractions for adults and kids alike. In addition to enjoying the beautiful beaches, you could visit places like the Victorian-era St Peter’s Cathedral to see its stunning sculptures and stained glass, take the kids to the Adelaide Zoo or explore the vibrant blooms of the Botanic Garden. Plenty of options are available for an Adelaide beach house rental, so you can be close to the beaches and excitement of the city on your retreat.

Things to do

Things to do near North Adelaide holiday rentals

North Adelaide has plenty of attractions to offer within reach of the area’s holiday rentals. Adelaide Central Market, a bustling destination featuring organic fruit, premium meat and other goods, and the Adelaide Zoo, an excellent zoo with thousands of animals and interactive experiences, are two of the top attractions. You may also enjoy the Adelaide Botanic Garden, a vast garden with exotic plants and statuary, and the Cleland Conservation Park, a diverse parkland with native wildlife and bushland trails.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near North Adelaide holiday rentals

With its national parks, wildlife reserves, seemingly endless coastline and turquoise seas, North Adelaide offers an array of outdoor activities for enjoying the landscape. Wildlife encounters, fishing, boating, surfing and bushwalking are popular ways to explore the environment. If you’re a little more adventurous, you can try shark diving or skydiving during your stay. Whatever your inclination, holiday rentals in North Adelaide give you endless opportunities for outdoor fun.

Food & drink 

Enjoy regional cuisine in North Adelaide

With fertile valleys and a mild climate, South Australia boasts quality produce and fine wines that make it a foodie destination. Just north of Adelaide is the Barossa Valley, a premier wine region with numerous vineyards. The lengthy coastline provides a diverse mix of flavourful seafood for use in traditional German and English recipes. Some of the area’s top delicacies include excellent cheeses and gourmet chocolates that can be experienced in a restaurant or eatery near your holiday accommodation in North Adelaide.

Family friendly

Family fun near North Adelaide holiday accommodation

Families with children can enjoy an array of activities in North Adelaide. Kid-friendly holiday homes can be found near places like the Gorge Wildlife Park, an animal park with Australian wildlife species and interactive experiences, and the Migration Museum, a social history museum with displays about the diverse cultures that migrated and lived in the region. Kids will also enjoy the Cleland Wildlife Park, a vast zoo with naturalistic habitats and hands-on wildlife experiences with an array of species, and the Big Rocking Horse, a toy factory with a giant rocking horse and tours of a wood toy shop. You could also try the Adelaide Gaol, a museum located in a former prison with historic exhibits and ghost tours.

Good for couples

Romantic retreats in North Adelaide holiday homes

If you’re looking for a couple’s retreat, North Adelaide combines the best of tranquil nature and fascinating culture. Romantic holiday homes can be found near places like the Art Gallery of South Australia, a gallery with diverse collections of regional and indigenous works, and the National Wine Centre of Australia, a winemaking museum with premium wine tastings and exhibits related to wine history. The Mount Lofty Botanic Garden, a hillside garden with a lake, extensive walking trails, gullies and exotic plants, and Belair National Park, a diverse park with native flora and fauna, are also great for couples.

Where to stay near North Adelaide?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 632 holiday rentals near North Adelaide. From 332 Houses to 272 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near North Adelaide is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to North Adelaide? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in North Adelaide. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Adelaide Oval: 750 holiday rentals
  • Women's and Children's Hospital: 751 holiday rentals
  • St Peter's Cathedral: 750 holiday rentals
  • Calvary North Adelaide Hospital: 748 holiday rentals
  • North Adelaide Golf Course: 749 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Adelaide listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in North Adelaide?

Yes, of course. offers 332 Houses in North Adelaide. Our other popular types of North Adelaide holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 272 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 47 holiday houses
  • Villas: 10 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in North Adelaide?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 88 holiday homes with pool available in North Adelaide. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.