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Book a holiday rental for your Russell Lea getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Russell Lea with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Russell Lea

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Russell Lea a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ashfield Aquatic Centre (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Wildlife Sydney (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Luna Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Chatswood Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sydney International Aquatic Centre (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Russell Lea

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Russell Lea. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Blackwattle Bay Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Balls Head Reserve (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Barangaroo Reserve (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Walsh Bay (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Russell Lea

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Russell Lea?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,546 holiday lettings around Russell Lea. From 976 Houses to 2,330 Flats, 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 Russell Lea?

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 Russell Lea:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,399 holiday homes
  • Balmoral: 147 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 32 holiday homes
  • Victoria Cross: 111 holiday homes
  • Hyde Park: 447 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 Russell Lea?

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

  • Darling Harbour: 1,669 holiday lettings
  • Australia Square: 4,276 holiday lettings
  • Coogee Beach: 3,958 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,628 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,307 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Russell Lea 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 Russell Lea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 976 Houses in Russell Lea. Our other popular types of Russell Lea holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2,330 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Russell Lea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 818 holiday homes with pool available in Russell Lea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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