Destination guide

Charming Darling Harbour will entice you

Enjoy the opera and other features of Darling Harbour. This city is romantic and welcoming, recognised for its shopping, restaurants and casino gaming. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Darling Harbour

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Darling Harbour has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Wildlife Sydney (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Luna Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Entertainment Quarter (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Darling Harbour

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Darling Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Blackwattle Bay Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Barangaroo Reserve (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Cook + Phillip Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Darling Harbour

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre.

You can get around Darling Harbour by jumping on the metro at Pyrmont Bay Light Rail Station, The Star Station or Star City Light Rail Station.

Where to stay near Darling Harbour?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,429 holiday rentals near Darling Harbour. From 964 Condos/Apartments to 353 Houses, 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 Darling Harbour is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay near Darling Harbour?

Whether you are travelling with your family or your friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break near Darling Harbour:

  • Balmoral: 141 holiday homes
  • Chatswood CBD: 58 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 30 holiday homes
  • Strawberry Hills: 209 holiday homes
  • Hyde Park: 345 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Condos/Apartments near Darling Harbour?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 964 Condos/Apartments near Darling Harbour. Our other popular types of holiday homes near Darling Harbour include:

  • Houses: 353 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,016 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 11 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool near Darling Harbour?

Yes, you can select your prefered holiday accommodation with pool among our 383 holiday rentals with pool available near Darling Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of rentals available.

    Can I book a holiday accommodation directly online or instantly near Darling Harbour?

    Yes, HomeAway offers a selection of 1,429 holiday homes to book directly online and 710 with instant booking available near Darling Harbour. Don't wait, have a look at our holiday houses via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Darling Harbour!

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