Where to stay near The Rocks?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,105 holiday rentals near The Rocks. From 2,005 apartments to 891 houses, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near The Rocks for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Rocks Markets: 3,711 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA): 3,677 holiday rentals
  • Susannah Place Museum: 3,705 holiday rentals
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal: 3,709 holiday rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 3,648 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Rocks 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 apartments in The Rocks?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,005 apartments in The Rocks. Our other popular types of The Rocks holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 891 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 24 holiday houses
  • Villas: 18 holiday houses

Can I rent downtown rentals in The Rocks?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 541 downtown rentals in The Rocks. You have also many other possibilities in The Rocks area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 231 holiday rentals
  • Golf resort rentals: 216 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 197 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in The Rocks?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 876 holiday homes with pool available in The Rocks. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A significant historical area, tourist precinct and key urban locality of Sydney's city area, The Rocks has long drawn visitors to its shore with narrow cobblestone stone streets and rich history.

    A Haven Of Australian History

    As locals will tell you, in The Rocks there's a story around every corner. Traditionally home to the Indigenous Cadigal people, The Rocks became the first place where European's stepped ashore, way back in 1788. Since then many of the original 19th century warehouses have been converted into chic bars, pubs and restaurants, but there's still plenty of fascinating history to take in. Stop off at The Rocks Discovery Museum, where you can pick up info on this areas colourful history and use interactive technology to explore what this part of Sydney was like one, or two hundred years ago.

    Take A Walking Tour

    The Rocks Walking Tours are a great way to learn about local events and history with enthusiastic, experienced guides who will bring stories to life. If you're feeling brave, The Rocks Ghost Tour will take visitors on a journey back in time to the mysterious, murderous world of the convict colonies and is one of Sydney's most thrilling and entertaining tours.

    Enjoy Sydney's Rich Culture

    The contemporary Rocks of today offers up award winning eateries, boutique shops and amazing galleries boasting some of the nations best ceramics, sculpture and contemporary art. The Rocks Market has long been a popular draw card for those looking for more than just a shopping experience. Every weekend, from 10 am to 5 pm, the historical George Street area is overrun with fantastic food, gifts, jewellery, homewares and indigenous artwork and is a great way to start a day of exploring this area.

    Homes Away From Home

    Whether you're looking for a romantic couples retreat, family dwelling or anything with stunning harbour views, holiday rentals offer some of the best Sydney accommodation in The Rocks. From a picturesque home with extraordinary harbour views, to a historical home set in the towns centre, The Rocks holiday rentals can offer tourists the closeness of Sydney's city centre, with a more relaxed, historical atmosphere, so that you can enjoy a real home away from home.

    Why Rentals?

    Enjoy your own kitchen, bathroom, outdoor area, and multiple bedrooms that are literally a stones throw from the action, making your trip easy and stress free. Choosing to stay in The Rock's rentals mean that you don't have to worry about being in close quarters with other tourists, because you can enjoy your own space. With every sort and size of house available, from modern architecturally designed homes, to historical homesteads a few paces from the action, there really is something for every holiday maker.

    A getaway in The Rocks offers tourists the best of New South Wales Sydney lifestyle in a setting that has experienced some of the most fascinating turns in Australia's history.

    Activities and attractions in The Rocks

    Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that The Rocks has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Wildlife Sydney (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Luna Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Taronga Zoo (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Fox Studio Australia (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Moore Park Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of The Rocks

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, The Rocks is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bondi Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Barangaroo Reserve (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Royal Botanic Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • The Domain (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Walsh Bay (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Cook + Phillip Park (1 mi / 1.5 km)