Where to stay around Blue Mountains?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 686 holiday lettings near Blue Mountains. From 415 Houses to 167 Bungalows, 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 Blue Mountains is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Blue Mountains?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Blue Mountains. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Greater Sydney: 4,797 holiday homes
  • Katoomba: 552 holiday homes
  • Penrith: 24 holiday homes
  • Parramatta: 1,741 holiday homes
  • Blackheath: 574 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Blue Mountains! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Blue Mountains?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Blue Mountains with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Katoomba: 552 holiday lettings
  • Penrith: 24 holiday lettings
  • Parramatta: 1,741 holiday lettings
  • Blackheath: 574 holiday lettings
  • Castle Hill: 258 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Blue Mountains?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Blue Mountains. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Penrith Valley Regional Sports Centre: 236 holiday rentals
  • Blacktown International Sportspark: 614 holiday rentals
  • Blue Mountains Cultural Centre: 601 holiday rentals
  • Norwest Private Hospital: 2,667 holiday rentals
  • Pulpit Rock Lookout: 615 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Mountains listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Blue Mountains, Australia your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for a place to stay in an area of outstanding natural beauty should try the Blue Mountains in Australia. Located in the state of New South Wales this delightful area offers many exciting things for visitors to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, cabins, B&Bs and caravan parks.

Things to do on holiday to Blue Mountains, Australia

The Blue Mountains area offers some fabulous scenic views and great places for hiking, cycling and horse riding. There are excellent sandy beaches nearby for holidaymakers to relax on and soak up the sun. Another way to unwind is by visiting one of the spas located here, which offer plenty of pampering. Watersports available here include swimming, snorkelling, surfing, water skiing, sailing and fishing. Golfers will find some excellent courses in the area including Blackheath Golf Course and Springwood Country Club. Other activities popular with holidaymakers are tennis, mountain biking, bush walking, caving and climbing. This area features numerous restaurants, bars and cafes offering a great choice of local and international dishes. In addition to this self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink from stores here.

Places to visit on holiday to Blue Mountains, Australia

There is much for visitors to the World Heritage Site of the Blue Mountains to discover including the beautiful natural features like the canyons and waterfalls. A good way to tour part of this area is to take the Scenic Railway taking passengers to the base of the Katoomba Falls. The area is brimming with culture too as there are many galleries and museums to be visited. For example tourists can head to Katoomba Fine Art, Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum and Nolan on Lovel Art Gallery, which is also in Katoomba. Another attraction well worth visiting is Blue Mountains Botanical Garden at Mount Tomah. Little further afield is the city of Sydney, which boasts many wonderful attractions including the world famous Opera House.

Weather in Blue Mountains, Australia

January and February are generally the hottest months of the year with average high temperatures of 24 degrees centigrade. June and July are the coolest months with an average high of 16 degrees centigrade and average lows of just 6 degrees. The wettest time of the year is March when there can be as much as 100mm of rainfall on average.

Travel to Blue Mountains, Australia

Sydney International Airport (SYD) is approximately an hour and a quarter from Blue Mountains. Flights arrive in Sydney from various international airports including Beijing-Capital (PEK), London-Heathrow (LHW), Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Redspot and Thrifty are car rental firms with desks located at the arrivals level of both terminals in Sydney Airport.