Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Manly

Learn about the unique charm of Manly with a stay in a holiday home rental. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its boating and restaurants. The Gabba and Queen Street Mall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Manly

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Manly has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wynumm Golf Club (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Doomben Racecourse (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Portside Wharf (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Eagle Farm Racecourse (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Nudgee Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Brisbane River Walk (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Manly

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Manly is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roma Street Parkland (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Fort Lytton National Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Colmslie Beach Reserve (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • New Farm Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Mowbray Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Wilson Outlook Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Manly

The nearest airport is in Brisbane, QLD (BNE), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Brisbane Manly Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Manly?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 362 holiday lettings around Manly. From 83 houses to 232 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Manly? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Manly. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Manly Boat Harbour: 834 holiday lettings
  • Manly Harbour Village: 836 holiday lettings
  • Brisbane Manly Station: 767 holiday lettings
  • Teneriffe Ferry Terminal: 818 holiday lettings
  • Nudgee Golf Club: 809 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Manly listed on 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 Manly?

Yes, of course. offers 83 Houses in Manly. Our other popular types of Manly holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 232 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 243 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Manly?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 159 holiday homes with pool available in Manly. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.