Where to stay near Australia?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,137 holiday rentals near Australia. From 2,640 Studios to 2,526 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 Australia is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Australia?

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

  • Central Coast: 2,061 holiday rentals
  • Sydney CBD: 2,271 holiday rentals
  • Terrigal: 1,188 holiday rentals
  • Sydney: 3,334 holiday rentals
  • Palm Beach: 1,122 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Australia! 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 Australia?

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

  • Central Coast: 2,061 holiday homes
  • Terrigal: 1,188 holiday homes
  • Sydney: 3,334 holiday homes
  • Palm Beach: 1,122 holiday homes
  • The Entrance: 730 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 Australia?

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

  • Sydney Airport (SYD): 3,663 holiday houses
  • Sydney, NSW (RSE-Rose Bay Seaplane Base): 3,972 holiday houses
  • Palm Beach, NSW (LBH-Palm Beach Seaplane Base): 2,504 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 Australia?

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

  • Darling Harbour: 1,633 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,516 holiday rentals
  • Coogee Beach: 3,669 holiday rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,937 holiday rentals
  • Copacabana Beach: 1,883 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Australia 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.

Why people love visiting scenic North Shore Sydney

The wildlife and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in North Shore Sydney. This scenic city attracts visitors thanks to its zoo and golfing. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in North Shore Sydney

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes North Shore Sydney a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Concourse (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Chatswood Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Killara Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Luna Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Exploring the natural features in North Shore Sydney

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, North Shore Sydney is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Lane Cove National Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Killara City Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • St. Leonards Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Balls Head Reserve (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Walsh Bay (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)