McMahons Point on Sydney's lower North Shore is only three kilometres from the city centre. It's ideally situated on a peninsula with Lavender Bay to its east and Berrys Bay to its west. It's from here where you can get some of the best views of the Sydney Harbour including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House.
An Exclusive Sydney Residential Area
McMahons Point accommodation, located in an exclusive Sydney locality, offers visitors readily accessible public transport via ferry, bus or train as well as plentiful parklands, restaurants and cafe's. It all helps to make a McMahons Point holiday rentals an ideal place to stay on your next visit to Sydney.
Fantastic Places To Visit
- The playground at Blues Point Reserve is a stunning place to take the younger ones while staying in Sydney accommodation. It's tucked away at the base of a tall protective cliff which doubles as a break wind and afternoon shade-cloth on those warm summer days. The playground is fully fenced and grassed which lends its use to family picnics while taking in the extraordinary views of the harbour, bridge and buzzing city.
- The area is also home to Mary MacKillop Place. The tombsite, museum and buildings all dedicated to the life of Australia's only Saint, Mary MacKillop who was canonised in 2010 by Pope Benedict XVI at St Peters Basilica in Rome. While there you can learn about her story through a guided tour and interactive show that recreates the sounds and sights of Saint Mary's travels and her work.
- Don Bank Cottage is the oldest home built of wood in the area dating back to the early 19th century. It's now known as the Don Bank Museum. The old home is now one of the local council's prime historical sites and a rare example of a pioneer timber slab construction surrounded by an enchanting Victorian garden. Inside the home you'll find features on the areas social history.
- The North Sydney Olympic Pool is claimed by many as being the most beautiful olympic sized swimming pool in the world because of its spectacular views. It's an outdoor pool with the water heated during the winter months and on cold days the steam coming from the heated water only adds to the moment. Make sure you pack you're cossies for a swim when you come to stay in your McMahons Point holiday rental. An added attraction is that the pool is next to the Luna Park entertainment centre and at the foot of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Your Own Home Away From Home
When choosing your Sydney accommodation as a McMahons Point holiday rental you'll be experiencing your own home away from home where you, your family and friends can all enjoy the spaciousness of a real home with access to your own amenities and private, independent areas.