Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Ultimo

Enjoy the museums and other features of Ultimo. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Ultimo

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

  • Wildlife Sydney (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Entertainment Quarter (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Luna Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ultimo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ultimo is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Central Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Blackwattle Bay Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Cook + Phillip Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ultimo

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city centre.

Catch a ride on the metro at Exhibition Light Rail Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ultimo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,011 holiday lettings around Ultimo. From 1,907 flats & apartments to 832 houses, 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Ultimo?

If you like the thought of bounding out of bed and discovering shops, restaurants and attractions within mere minutes, then you'll want to stay central. HomeAway has 276 city centre holiday rentals available. Open to more ideas? HomeAway is teeming with other property options to browse through, including:

  • 253 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 214 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 197 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Ultimo?

If you're looking for space to spread your things out, chill out and maybe even do a bit of home cooking, you're going to love walking up to your very own apartment. HomeAway has 2,952 for you to choose from here. If you make your reservation quickly, you could be spending as little as £22 a night. If that doesn't fit with your crew's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • House: 1,115 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £10 per night.
  • Studio: 105 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • Townhome: 62 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £51 per night.

Can I stay in Ultimo in a large group?

It can be difficult finding the time to meet up with friends and family. A trip away is an ideal opportunity to reunite and unwind. If you were planning to stay together, HomeAway has options for you. At the moment, apartment holiday rentals are preferred for big groups of travellers here, and we have 378 available on our database. The holiday properties that are suitable for large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 658 properties appropriate for that size. Stay a night for as little as £51.
  • If you've got 5 in your crew, you'll be happy to find out that there are 365 rental properties that are perfect. You can get one for as little as £48 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 8? We offer 347 rental properties that match your requirements. Prices start from £98 per night.

You and your crew will be in good hands when you book your Ultimo getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Ultimo?

HomeAway has some great budget-friendly options. Treat your crew to a fancy night out or hang around a bit longer with the cash you save. You'll uncover plenty of deals to brag about in Chatswood CBD. The average price in this amazing area is £109 a night, and you'll have as many as 63 holiday rentals to choose from.

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