Destination guide

Friendly Figtree will entice you

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Figtree. Travellers especially like the shopping, restaurants and bird watching in this welcoming and walkable city. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Figtree

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Figtree a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wollongong Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Port Kembla Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Sublime Point Lookout (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (13.5 mi / 21.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Figtree

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Figtree is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Keira (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Wollongong Botanic Garden (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Wollongong City Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Stuart Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • North Wollongong Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fairy Meadow Beach Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Figtree

Fly into Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), the closest airport, located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 38.7 mi (62.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Figtree?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 160 holiday lettings near Figtree. From 74 Houses to 50 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Figtree 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 Figtree?

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

  • Wollongong North Beach: 401 holiday lettings
  • Pilots Cottage Museum: 1,002 holiday lettings
  • Wollongong Botanic Garden: 405 holiday lettings
  • Kiama Surf Beach: 1,031 holiday lettings
  • Wollongong Station: 419 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 74 Houses in Figtree. Our other popular types of Figtree holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 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 Figtree?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 24 holiday homes with pool available in Figtree. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.