Where to stay near Parramatta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 422 holiday rentals near Parramatta. From 241 apartments to 130 houses, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parramatta 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 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: 3,188 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Parramatta Station: 3,153 holiday rentals
  • Parramatta Park: 3,160 holiday rentals
  • Parramatta Station: 3,151 holiday rentals
  • Parramatta Heritage Centre: 3,227 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 apartments in Parramatta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 241 apartments in Parramatta. Our other popular types of Parramatta holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 130 holiday houses
  • Villas: 8 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

Can I rent downtown rentals in Parramatta?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 47 downtown rentals in Parramatta. You have also many other possibilities in Parramatta area, including:

  • Golf resort rentals: 22 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 20 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 pool in Parramatta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 89 holiday homes with 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. 

    Attractions in and around Parramatta

    First time in Parramatta and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Sydney International Aquatic Centre, Koala Park Sanctuary and Wet'n'Wild Sydney. Don't miss cultural highlights such as Parramatta Heritage Centre and Riverside Theatres. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Bondi Beach. You can take a shopping trip to Westfield Parramatta Shopping Centre, DFO Homebush and Sydney Markets. Want to take in a game or event? Get tickets for Sydney Showground. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House or Circular Quay to your agenda.