Destination guide

The friendly city of Richmond awaits you

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Richmond. Travellers appreciate the university setting in this welcoming city. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Richmond

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Richmond a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jubilee Vineyard Estate (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Cables Wake Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Sydney Dragway (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Richmond

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Richmond is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cattai National Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Great River Walk (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • River Road Reserve (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Trench Reserve (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Nurragingy Reserve (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Richmond

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 32.9 mi (53 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to East Richmond Station or Sydney Richmond Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Richmond?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 63 holiday rentals near Richmond. From 23 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Richmond 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 Richmond?

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

  • Sydney Richmond Station: 145 holiday rentals
  • East Richmond Station: 142 holiday rentals
  • Blue Mountains National Park: 569 holiday rentals
  • ANZ Stadium: 3,314 holiday rentals
  • Blacktown International Sportspark: 542 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of Richmond holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 23 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 23 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 Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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