Destination guide

Secluded Greater Western Sydney will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Greater Western Sydney with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city's kayaking, canoeing and rafting draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Greater Western Sydney

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Greater Western Sydney a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sydney Dragway (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Cables Wake Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Warwick Farm Racecourse (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Greater Western Sydney

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Greater Western Sydney is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Western Sydney Parklands (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Nurragingy Reserve (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Great River Walk (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Trench Reserve (8 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Greater Western Sydney

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 23.3 mi (37.5 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Sydney St Marys Station, Sydney Mount Druitt Station and Sydney Werrington Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Greater Western Sydney by jumping on the metro at Bella Vista Station, Showground Station or Castle Hill Station.

Where to stay near Western Sydney?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,893 holiday rentals near Western Sydney. From 1,075 Houses to 593 Condos/Apartments, 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 Western Sydney is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Western Sydney?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Western Sydney. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Leura: 561 holiday rentals
  • Central Coast: 2,204 holiday rentals
  • Berowra Waters: 118 holiday rentals
  • South Coast: 4,987 holiday rentals
  • Blue Mountains: 762 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Western Sydney! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Western Sydney?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Western Sydney with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Leura: 561 holiday homes
  • Berowra Waters: 118 holiday homes
  • Sydney: 3,131 holiday homes
  • Killcare: 1,537 holiday homes
  • Cornwallis: 52 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Western Sydney?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Western Sydney are:

  • Sydney, NSW (RSE-Rose Bay Seaplane Base): 3,817 holiday houses
  • Sydney Airport (SYD): 3,502 holiday houses
  • Palm Beach, NSW (LBH-Palm Beach Seaplane Base): 2,806 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Western Sydney?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Western Sydney. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Darling Harbour: 1,415 holiday rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,764 holiday rentals
  • Market City: 3,688 holiday rentals
  • Copacabana Beach: 1,913 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,345 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Western Sydney listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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