Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Blacktown

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Blacktown. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, riverfront and sporting events. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Blacktown

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Blacktown a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sydney Dragway (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Sydney Speedway (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Koala Park Sanctuary (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Blacktown

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blacktown is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nurragingy Reserve (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Yattenden Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Western Sydney Parklands (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Parramatta Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Blacktown

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 18.7 mi (30.1 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Sydney Blacktown Station.

Where to stay around Blacktown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 153 holiday lettings near Blacktown. From 68 Houses to 66 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Blacktown 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 Blacktown?

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

  • Sydney Blacktown Station: 1,737 holiday lettings
  • Blue Mountains National Park: 597 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Auburn Station: 3,598 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Newtown Station: 3,611 holiday lettings
  • Blacktown International Sportspark: 625 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 68 Houses in Blacktown. Our other popular types of Blacktown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Blacktown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Blacktown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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