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Narrabeen holiday homes to rent

Narrabeen is an enchanting beachside community located in northern Sydney, the capital of the New South Wales state of Australia. With an impressive assortment of gracious holiday homes to rent, many of which feature pet friendly accommodation, this blissful suburb is always ready to host travellers no matter what season you choose to visit. Whether you want to lounge on the shores with the rest of the family or maybe participate in one of the surfing competitions held regularly at North Narrabeen Beach, Narrabeen is a paradise on earth for anyone seeking a bright and pleasant holiday.

History

History near Narrabeen holiday homes

The area surrounding Narrabeen holiday rentals features a rich history. Many theories exist about how the name Narrabeen originated, including some that are seemingly closer to fact and others that stem more from local legends. In any case the first land grants were made in the early 19th century, and by 1913 the entire area was a popular destination for campers and those on holiday. It wasn’t long before an enormous camping ground sprouted along the north shore of the lagoon, and by the 1940s the Wakehurst Parkway was opened as a means to connect the area to the Frenchs Forest and Seaforth communities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Narrabeen

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Narrabeen a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Reef Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Terrey Hills Par 3 Golf Sports (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Avalon Golf Course (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Manly Surf n Slide (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • The Concourse (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Narrabeen

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Narrabeen

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Narrabeen has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Narrabeen is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Edgar Gornall Wildflower Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • North Narrabeen Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Dee Why Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Mona Vale Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bungan Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Narrabeen

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 16.9 mi (27.2 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Transport around Narrabeen holiday rentals

From the airport terminal to the streets of Sydney, transportation is readily available with numerous options for travel in the area. Railway Square is the main terminus for both local and regional trains and buses. Many taxi, ride-share and car-hire services are ready and available to get you to your holiday accommodation quickly and easily.

Food & drink 

Dining near Narrabeen holiday homes

Italian, Japanese, Thai and Indian restaurants are all conveniently located near holiday rentals and serve modestly priced gourmet dishes. Snapper, steaks, smoked chicken wings and flathead fish fillets are some of the delicious meals found in these quality establishments. A remarkable number of restaurants cater to vegetarians and seafood lovers alike, and many beachfront cafes provide postcard-perfect views of the ocean horizon while you eat.

Essential info

Facts about Narrabeen holiday homes

Narrabeen weather is ideal year-round for beach activities located close to your holiday accommodation. The warm season runs from November to March and sees an average daily high of about 24°C, whereas the cool season lasts from May to August with highs of about 18°C. You can plan on clear skies with minimal cloudy days from October to late June. The months between June and October are also considered the dry season.

Where to stay near Narrabeen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,587 holiday rentals near Narrabeen. From 779 Houses to 703 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 Narrabeen is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Narrabeen?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Narrabeen:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,275 holiday homes
  • Balmoral: 144 holiday homes
  • Chatswood CBD: 64 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 31 holiday homes
  • Strawberry Hills: 248 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Narrabeen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Narrabeen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tramshed Arts and Community Centre: 4,915 holiday rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 1,568 holiday rentals
  • Australia Square: 4,093 holiday rentals
  • Market City: 3,981 holiday rentals
  • Copacabana Beach: 2,061 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Narrabeen listed on HomeAway 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 Narrabeen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 779 Houses in Narrabeen. Our other popular types of Narrabeen holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 703 holiday houses
  • Villas: 12 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 24 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Narrabeen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 497 holiday homes with pool available in Narrabeen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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