Destination guide

Relaxing Bowral will entice you

The gardens and parks create a pretty picture of Bowral. This relaxing and welcoming city is well known for its golfing, bars and restaurants. 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 Bowral

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Bowral a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bowral Golf Course (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Centennial Vineyards (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Artemis Wines (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Bou-saada Vineyard and Wines (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Moss Vale Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Joadja Vineyard (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bowral

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bowral is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Corbett Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mount Jellore Lookout (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cecil Hoskins Nature Reserve (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Leighton Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Budderoo National Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Pioneer Museum Park (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bowral

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 21.5 mi (34.6 km) from the city centre.

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Bowral?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 256 holiday lettings around Bowral. From 52 cottages to 52 cabins, 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 Bowral? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bowral. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Centennial Vineyards: 364 holiday lettings
  • Bowral Station: 413 holiday lettings
  • Corbett Gardens: 415 holiday lettings
  • International Cricket Hall of Fame: 431 holiday lettings
  • Bowral Golf Course: 438 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bowral 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 Cottages in Bowral?

Yes, of course. offers 52 Cottages in Bowral. Our other popular types of Bowral holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 167 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 5 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 Bowral?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Bowral. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.