Where to stay near Parramatta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 459 holiday rentals near Parramatta. From 276 Studios to 269 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parramatta is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • University of Western Sydney Parramatta Campus: 3,541 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Parramatta Station: 3,446 holiday rentals
  • Parramatta Park: 3,435 holiday rentals
  • Parramatta Station: 3,420 holiday rentals
  • Parramatta Heritage Centre: 3,506 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Parramatta 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 Studios in Parramatta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 276 Studios in Parramatta. Our other popular types of Parramatta holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 269 holiday houses
  • Houses: 143 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 17 holiday houses

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in Parramatta?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 53 downtown rentals in Parramatta. You have also many other possibilities in Parramatta area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 23 holiday rentals
  • Golf course rentals: 18 holiday rentals
  • Village rentals: 6 holiday rentals

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with private pool in Parramatta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with private pool among our 22 holiday homes with private pool available in Parramatta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Parramatta is a suburb of Sydney, located 23 kilometers west of the city’s central business district. It is also situated right on the banks of the Parramatta River. A city in its own right, Parramatta is sometimes referred to as Sydney’s “second central business district”. For shopping and entertainment near Sydney, check out Parramatta holiday rentals.

    Why Parramatta?

    Parramatta accommodation is appealing for several reasons. The location is outside the bustle of Sydney, but still home to its own vibrant culture. Visitors can expect to find great al fresco dining options along Church Street and great shopping at Westfield Parramatta. This location offers the experience of life in a suburb of Sydney with a beautiful river backdrop and all the sights and excitement of Sydney is a short train ride away.

    What To See And Do?

    One of the main attractions in Sydney is the great outdoors. Visitors can plan a picnic in Parramatta Park, go for a cycle along Parramatta River, or attend a performance at the Riverside Theatre. If you’re looking to shop, the 4th largest shopping centre in the country, Westfield Parramatta, is found here.

    Locals utilize these beautiful outdoor facilities for jogging, biking, and picnics. Another option for an outdoor activity is a round of golf. Sign up to play a round at the Cumberland Country Golf Club to work on your swing during a trip to Sydney.

    While Parramatta has many things to do, many visitors will feel the pull of Sydney. Parramatta has great train connections to the city where you can visit the major sights such as the famous Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and Darling Harbour. If you want to spend some time on the beach, check out the well known Bondi Beach.

    Top Local Attractions

    There are some times of the year when visiting Parrammatta is especially popular. One of the best annual festivals is called Riverbeats and it takes place right along the banks of the Parramatta River. This festival also includes the Thai Water Festival. Check out the local event schedule for more festivals throughout the year.

    There are also a few historic attractions to check out in Parramatta. The Old Government House dates back to 1799 and St. John’s Cathedral dates back to 1803. Other local sights include the lovely Lennox Bridge, Elizabeth Farm House, St. John’s Cemetery, and the Parramatta Town Hall. History enthusiasts will find a lot to see during a visit to Parramatta.

    Why Rentals?

    When it comes to Sydney accommodation, visitors to the city have a lot of choice. The best way to ensure you get the most space and amenities is to choose a holiday rental. In Parramatta, you will be in close distance to Sydney but in addition you will have amenities such as a fireplace, al fresco dining area, soaking tub, or free parking. To stretch your budget, see what you can get by choosing Parramatta rentals. 

    Activities and attractions in Parramatta

    Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Parramatta a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sydney Speedway (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Sydney International Aquatic Centre (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Pennant Hills Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Koala Park Sanctuary (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Castle Hill Country Club (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Parramatta

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parramatta is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bondi Beach (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
    • Queens Wharf Reserve (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Parramatta Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Yattenden Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Urban Jungle Adventure Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • Bicentennial Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)