Where to stay around Sydney CBD?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 762 holiday lettings near Sydney CBD. From 656 Studios to 625 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sydney CBD is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sydney CBD?

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

  • Australia Square: 3,967 holiday lettings
  • Darling Harbour: 3,953 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Town Hall: 3,915 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Central Station: 3,888 holiday lettings
  • Strand Arcade: 3,906 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sydney CBD 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 Studios in Sydney CBD?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 656 Studios in Sydney CBD. Our other popular types of Sydney CBD holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 625 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 89 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in Sydney CBD?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 268 downtown rentals in Sydney CBD. You have also many other possibilities in Sydney CBD area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 17 holiday rentals
  • Golf course rentals: 10 holiday rentals
  • Village rentals: 6 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool in Sydney CBD?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool among our 80 holiday homes with heated indoor pool available in Sydney CBD. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Sydney City, New South Wales, Australia your home away from home

    Sydney is Australia’s best known and most populous city. Close to fantastic beaches and world-famous landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House, staying in a holiday rental in Sydney City is a great way to experience the vibe of this world-class city.

    Things to Do in the City of Sydney, NSW

    Although Sydney is a bustling city, visitors staying in holiday apartments in Sydney City will find it a great place to relax. The city has many parks, a great waterfront and unrivalled shopping, dining and nightlife. Take time out to visit Bondi Beach and watch the pro surfers. Take a boat trip around the famous harbour, climb to the top of Sydney Harbour Bridge with a guide, or go backstage at the iconic Opera House and see how everything works behind the scenes. There are many shopping centres around the city including Westfield Sydney and the Strand Arcade. Paddy’s Market in Chinatown is a great place to hunt for bargains. Sydneysiders are sports-mad so you may want to get tickets to a rugby league, cricket or football match, depending on the season.

    Places to Visit Around Sydney City, NSW

    Take a trip to neighbouring Manly on the ferry and explore this pretty northern suburb. It has great beaches and an excellent Oceanworld Aquarium where visitors can view the marine life and even swim with sharks. The Royal Botanical Gardens in Sydney offer a quiet place to stroll with stunning views of the harbour and many exotic plants. Museums in Sydney include the Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Australian Museum and the fascinating National Maritime Museum. Beyond the city the Greater Blue Mountains are a World Heritage Site best viewed from a helicopter tour.

    Weather in Sydney City, NSW

    Sydney holiday rentals enjoy a pleasant temperate climate with warm showery summers and mild winters. The warmest months are December through March, averaging 26°C (79°F) with plenty of sunshine. July is the coldest month with daytime highs reaching around 17°C (63°F). The area has rainfall throughout the year but the wettest months are from January to May. The total annual rainfall in this area is 1212mm or 47 inches.

    Travel to Sydney City Centre, NSW

    Holiday rentals in Sydney City Centre are easy to reach from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) Airport which is situated about 8km away. Sydney Airport is the major hub for Qantas and a secondary hub for Virgin and Jetstar Airways making it very easy to book both international and domestic flights. It handles over 35 million passengers a year. The airport is served by underground trains with stations under each terminal linked to the main Cityrail network, making it easy to reach Sydney city centre using cheap public transport.

    Activities and attractions in Sydney Central Business District

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Sydney Central Business District 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:

    • Wildlife Sydney (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Luna Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Moore Park Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Fox Studio Australia (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Entertainment Quarter (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)

    Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Sydney Central Business District

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sydney Central Business District is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bondi Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Hyde Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Cook + Phillip Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • The Domain (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Royal Botanic Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.6 mi / 1 km)