Destination guide

Travel to lively The Rocks

Take a holiday to The Rocks and enjoy the area's opera, museums and entertainment. Revered for its restaurants, shopping and local tours, this city is both romantic and welcoming. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 The Rocks

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that The Rocks has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Wildlife Sydney (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Luna Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of The Rocks

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, The Rocks is a great place to get out in nature. 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 (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Barangaroo Reserve (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • The Domain (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Walsh Bay (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Cook + Phillip Park (1 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around The Rocks

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around The Rocks?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,946 holiday lettings around The Rocks. From 828 houses to 1,858 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to The Rocks?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in The Rocks:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,117 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 29 holiday homes
  • Chatswood CBD: 69 holiday homes
  • Parramatta CBD: 39 holiday homes
  • Spit Junction: 147 holiday homes

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

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

  • The Rocks Markets: 4,038 holiday lettings
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal: 4,134 holiday lettings
  • Susannah Place Museum: 4,012 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA): 4,015 holiday lettings
  • Circular Quay: 4,187 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around The Rocks 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 The Rocks?

Yes, of course. offers 828 Houses in The Rocks. Our other popular types of The Rocks holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,858 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 17 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 The Rocks?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 694 holiday homes with pool available in The Rocks. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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