Where to stay around Kiama?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 458 holiday lettings near Kiama. From 282 houses to 92 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kiama 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 Kiama?

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

  • Kiama Surf Beach: 960 holiday lettings
  • Kiama Station: 951 holiday lettings
  • Kiama Blowhole: 921 holiday lettings
  • Pilots Cottage Museum: 929 holiday lettings
  • Kiama Leagues Club: 952 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 282 houses in Kiama. Our other popular types of Kiama holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 92 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kiama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 68 holiday homes with pool available in Kiama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday villa in Kiama, Australia your home away from home

    Kiama is a coastal holiday destination in the southern portion of Illawarra, just to the south of Wollongong and Sydney. The area around Kiama holiday villas is noted for its dramatic coastal scenery and rural landscapes, in a region known for its dairy farming.

    Weather in Kiama, Australia

    A little way north of Kiama self-catering holiday rentals are a number of excellent, lifeguarded beaches, ideal for swimming and all the usual beachfront activities. Surfing is popular here – so much so that there are surf competitions and festivals held at some of the nearby beaches. Among the most frequented are Bombo Beach, Kendalls Beach, Mystics Beach and Easts Beach.

    The immediate shoreline next to Kiama holiday villas is known for its rugged scenery. There are a few interesting features to take in and perhaps the most dramatic is the Kiama Blowhole. This narrow natural arch can force water at such speeds that it can spray at least 20 metres – if the weather conditions are right. There’s another, smaller version of this feature a few hundred metres south of the Kiama Blowhole.

    If you’re a golf enthusiast visiting Kiama self-catering holiday accommodation then you’ll be able to find a number of great golf courses close by. Kiama Golf Club is the closest, and boasts a challenging 18-hole course right on the coast. Other options within a half-hour radius include Kangaroo Vallley, Calderwood Valley and Wollongong.

    The city of Wollongong would be a good option for a daytrip from a self-catering villa in Kiama. It’s considered a prime destination for swimming and surfing, with access to the Royal National Park, which is ideal for nature walks and offers some fantastic, completely unspoiled beaches.

    Places to visit on holiday in Kiama, Australia

    Sydney is a scenic drive from self-catering holiday villas in Kiama and features a tremendous wealth of world-class sights and experiences. There’s the Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House, which are both instantly recognisable. Other landmarks and attractions include the Olympic Park and the Sydney Tower, which is the tallest building in the city.

    Weather in Kiama, Australia

    Kiama holiday villas are found in a part of the country with an oceanic climate, which makes for warm or moderately warm weather from as early as September through to April. The hottest months are September, January and February, while winter bring a mixture of mild and moderately cool conditions.

    Cheap flights to Kiama, Australia

    Kiama self-catering holiday accommodation can be reached from the UK by Flying from London Heathrow (LHR) to Sydney (SYD) with Qantas or British Airways, and then making the 90 minute drive down the New South Wales coast to your holiday destination.

    Activities and attractions in Kiama

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Kiama a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Jamberoo Action Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Crooked River Winery (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Gerroa Boat Fisherman's Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (11 mi / 17.8 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Kiama

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, December, November, January and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Kiama

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Kiama is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kiama Surf Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Kiama Blowhole (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Saddleback Mountain (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Minnamurra Rainforest Entrance (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Croom Regional Sporting Complex (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Barren Grounds Nature Reserve (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)