Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Stockton

The beaches and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Stockton. Travellers appreciate the cafes in this welcoming city. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Stockton

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Stockton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Merewether Ocean Baths (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Belmont Golf Course (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Port Stephens Winery (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Stockton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Stockton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Horseshoe Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Nobbys Head Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Newcastle Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Newcastle Civic Park (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • King Edward Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Merewether Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Stockton

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Stockton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday rentals near Stockton. From 57 Houses to 56 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Stockton 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 Stockton?

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

  • Hunter Region Botanic Gardens: 241 holiday rentals
  • Nobbys Head Beach: 348 holiday rentals
  • Newcastle Interchange Station: 355 holiday rentals
  • Cockle Creek Station: 470 holiday rentals
  • Soldiers Point Marina: 1,542 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stockton 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 Stockton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 57 Houses in Stockton. Our other popular types of Stockton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stockton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Stockton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.