Where to stay around Greater Sydney?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,442 holiday lettings near Greater Sydney. From 2,371 apartments to 1,645 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Greater Sydney area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Greater Sydney?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Greater Sydney. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Sydney CBD: 740 holiday homes
  • Manly: 3,247 holiday homes
  • Bondi Beach: 3,183 holiday homes
  • Sydney: 3,346 holiday homes
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 3,946 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Greater Sydney! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Greater Sydney?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Greater Sydney with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Manly: 3,247 holiday lettings
  • Bondi Beach: 3,183 holiday lettings
  • Sydney: 3,346 holiday lettings
  • Coogee: 3,099 holiday lettings
  • Mosman: 3,365 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Greater Sydney?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Greater Sydney are:

  • Sydney Airport (SYD): 3,645 self catering accommodations
  • Palm Beach, NSW (LBH-Palm Beach Seaplane Base): 2,586 self catering accommodations
  • Sydney, NSW (RSE-Rose Bay Seaplane Base): 3,871 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Greater Sydney?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Greater Sydney. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 3,946 holiday rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,870 holiday rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 3,875 holiday rentals
  • Coogee Beach: 3,645 holiday rentals
  • Circular Quay: 3,914 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Greater Sydney listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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

Sydney is a large and diverse city on the coast of New South Wales, globally recognised by its large harbour with its distinctive opera house and harbour bridge. Close to Sydney self-catering holiday villas you’ll be able to discover a wealth of culture, sights, as well as first class dining and a long stretch of sandy beaches.

Things to do in Sydney, Australia

Perhaps a priority could be to head from Sydney self-catering holiday accommodation to some of the city’s most iconic sights. There are plenty of different ways to enjoy the view from the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Many people even choose to climb the bridge, crossing over the famous arch, or steel supporting structure below, to enjoy unparalleled views of the harbour and city.

Another essential sight to visit from a holiday villa in Sydney is the Opera House, UNESCO World Heritage Site and multi-purpose cultural venue. There are exhibitions and world-class performances on throughout the year here, alongside a range of restaurants and bars. The Olympic Games were held in Sydney in the year 2000, and at the Olympic Park you could take a tour of some of the key venues.

You could also experience the wealth of museums within easy reach of Sydney holiday rentals. There’s the Australian Museum, housing natural history exhibits, and the Australian National History Museum, which documents the country’s fascinating seafaring heritage. For families there’s an excellent variety of days out, with zoos, an aquarium, wildlife parks and the famous Luna Park theme park.

Places to visit on holiday in Sydney, Australia

A wealth of outdoor activities are available within a short drive of Sydney self-catering holiday villas. Bondi is the city’s main beach and offers swimming and surfing, with a special section reserved for this activity. Many people hire a kayak or canoe for a day to head off and explore the city’s numerous waterways. If you’d like to explore more of the wider region then the Royal National Park sits to the south of city and offers a range of walking trails.

Weather in Sydney, Australia

At a Sydney holiday villa you could expect plenty a temperate climate, which produces warm weather for as much as seven months of the year. From December to March temperatures regularly exceed 25 degrees. In winter it rarely drops far below 10 degrees Celsius, and the record low for the whole of the city is only 2.1 degrees.

Cheap flights to Sydney, Australia

You can reach Sydney self-catering holiday accommodation by flying to Sydney Airport (SYD), which sits no more than 20 minutes from the city centre and is served by Qantas, Virgin Atlantic and British Airways flying from London-Heathrow (LHR).